Education

Department of Education and Sports

The mandate of this Department is to; provide qualitative and free Universal Education to all learners in the District.

Vision: To have a literate society by 2040.

Posted Achievements of the sector:

·        Improved the academic performances in the District over the years.

 

·        Improved inspection performance in the recent years.

 

·        Accelerated academic physical infrastructure in the District to ease learning over this period.

 

·        Closed gap by employing substantive education inspectors and teachers respectively to improve inspections and learning in schools.

 

·        The department has ably managed to pay teachers in time by correcting the previous payroll ghosts and abuse.

 

·        From 2020 to date, the Department on the advice of the Ministry of Education and Sports, posted good results by registering no cases of COVID-19.

 

·        Measures that aim at fighting the pandemic are in enforcement, and certificates of compliance were issued to schools which met the standard operating procedures (SOPs).

 

·        The Department collaborated with development partners; UNICEF and World Vision-Kiboga to conduct COVID-19 Radio Programs whose aims were to promote psychosocial support to children, home learning, and behavioral change sensitizations.

 

·        The Department appreciates the contributions of its Development Partners such as; UNICEF, World Vision-Kiboga, StiR Education, USAID—LARA to improve both education services as well as physical infrastructure of learners in schools

The Department ably planned and executed implementation of capital projects as tabulated below:

School

Capital Project

Cost/Amount

Fund Source

F/Y

Status

Kiboga DAS

2classroom multipurpose Hall

80,429,717/=

SFG

2018/2019

Completed, and commissioned

Kyeyitabya P/S

4classrooms

147,975,491/=

SFG

2019/2020

Completed and in use

Katoma Seed Secondary

Classrooms, Hall, Labs, staff quarters

2,138,728,950/=

UGFIT

2018/2019

Near complete

Kasega RC

5stance lined pit latrine

20,384,644/=

SFG

2018/2019

Completed and in use

Kyeyitabya P/S

5stance lined pit latrine

19,892,544/=

SFG

2018/2019

Completed and in use

Kirinda P/S

5 stance lined pit latrine

24,980,600/=

SFG

2019/2020

Completed and in use

 

 

 

 

 

 

The multi-billion infrastructure of Katoma Seed Secondary School, 2020/2021.

 

School/Department

Capital Projects

Cost/Amount

 Fund Source

F/Y

Status

Kigoma P/S

5stance lined pit latrine

24,995,300/=

SFG

2020/2021

Under construction

Nyamiringa P/S

5 stance lined pit latrine

24,985,400/=

SFG

2020/2021

Under construction

Kiboga St. Andrews

5 stance lined pit latrine

24,980,600/=

SFG

2020/2021

Under construction

Kitagenda P/S

5 stance lined pit latrine

24,980,600/=

SFG

2020/2021

Under construction

Kagogo C/U

5 stance lined pit latrine

24,996,110/=

SFG

2020/2021

Under construction

Mwezi C/U

5 stance lined pit latrine

24,996,110/=

SFG

2020/2021

Under construction

Kyamukweya P/S

5 stance lined pit latrine

24,996,110/=

SFG

2020/2021

Under construction

Nakasengere P/S

Classrooms

87,975,750/=

SFG

2020/2021

Under construction

Education Department

Education Block-renovations

13,900,000/=

SFG

2020/2021

Soon to begin

Departmental motorcycles

Procure 3 motorcycles

18,000,000/=

SFG

2020/2021

Procurement in process

 

 

 

           Newly constructed classroom block at Kyeyitabya P/S (Left) and Teachers quarters at Katoma SS

EDUCATION DEPARTMENT

PRIMARY LEAVING EXAMINATION RESULTS SINCE

1997 UP TO DATE

YEAR

DIV 1

DIV 2

DIV 3

DIV 4

DIV U

DIV X

TOTAL

2019

209

1365

667

503

404

76

3224

2018

234

1120

686

646

325

94

3098

2017

111

1163

550

526

326

111

2789

2016

158

972

623

551

517

121

2942

2015

87

905

683

463

522

159

2819

2014

123

1008

660

411

404

127

2733

2013

97

937

630

365

473

143

2645

2012

126

1083

548

362

343

179

2641

2011

80