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25.4.2019 HON. ABABU NAMWAMBA VISIT AND COMPUTER LAB OPENING

Another major milestone in St. Philip Neri Primary School.

Modern computer laboratory, school library and home science room were officially opened by Hon. Ababu Namwamba and H.E. Frantisek Dlhopolcek, Slovak Ambassador to Kenya. The project was financially supported by SlovakAid and St. Elizabeth University, Bratislava, Slovakia. The both Excellencies took more than 3 hours in our school for an unforgettable performance of our children and school and clinic tour with a climax of the official opening ceremony and reception.

 

24.3.2019 CHOIR PARTICIPATION AT FRANCOPHONIE DAY

Our new French choir participated for the first time at Francophonie day at Catholic University of Eastern Africa. The aim of the day was to celebrate the French learners especially in the Kenyan schools. Our French choir performed a choral verse.

 

12.3.2019 SCHOOL CHOIR ENTERTAINING HER EXCELLENCY

FIRST LADY OF KENYA MARGARET KENYATTA

Today we have achieved the biggest success of St. Philip Neri Primary School. We were leading the performance in Mater hospital for Her Excellency The First Lady Margaret Kenyatta and Their Excellencies Slovak Ambassador to Kenya Frantisek Dlhopolcek and Czech Ambassador to Kenya Pavel Rezac in the function of Czech and Slovak cardiologist doctors. Czech and Slovak cardiologists were operating in the hospital to save lives of little children from marginalized families living with serious heart problems. Thanks to the Slovak Embassy in Kenya we had a great pleasure to perform for the honourable guests like Hon. Ababu Namwamba, Hon. Sabina Chege, the above both mentioned ambassadors and the First Lady Margaret Kenyatta. Such a memorable day will remain forever in our memories!!! Together we achieve extraordinary!!!

You can watch the full entertainment here. 

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR CANDIDATES OF 2018!!!

You all made it and made us proud!!! Special congrats goes to Winnie, our TOP K.C.P.E. candidate in 2018 who scored 424 and its on her way to best national school in the country!!!!! 5 out of 32 students scored above 400 marks..

INTRODUCTION OF NEW PROGRAMMES IN 2019

From January 2019 we are introducing new programmes in our school such as French language from Grade 2, computer classes from Grade 1 in our newly built computer lab and we are enhancing digital learning by introducing educational tablets with special software and interactive chart for kids to make the learning more interesting. 

We have also revised our food menu which will include tea and bread on daily basis, meat for the children twice a week, fruits trice a week and many other tasty dishes for the the children.

Other extra curriculum activities will include music club, plenty of sports, swimming and literature club in our newly built library. 

The kids will also benefit from practical skills trainings organized by professionals to complete the child development. 

CALL FOR TENDER

CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW CLASSROOM BLOCK ON THE TOP OF THE EXISTING BUILDING. Tender submission dates from 1st September 2019 to 20th September 2019 at 5pm. More information here

PURCHASE OF 60 kVA generator. The deadline for submission of tenders starts on 1st December 2018 and expires on 21st December 2018 at 5pm. More information here

PURCHASE OF 80 PCS EDUCATIVE TABLETS FOR DIGITAL LEARNING AND CBC CURRICULUM.  The deadline for submission of tenders starts on 1st December 2018 and expires on 19th December 2018 at 5pm. More information here

PURCHASE OF 25 PCS DESKTOP COMPUTERS FOR DIGITAL LEARNING AND COMPUTER CLASSES. The deadline for submission of tenders starts on 1st December 2018 and expires on 21st December 2018 at 5pm. More information here

SUCCESS OF SCHOOL CHOIR

25 members of school choir with the leadership of their dedicated teacher Mr. Victor participated on 30th October 2018 in Safaripark hotel to commemorate 100 years anniversary of Czechoslovak Republic. The performance of our children had huge success and went viral in Czech Republic and Slovakia.

K. C. P. E. 2017 PERFORMANCE

In 2017, 38 candidates sat for K.C,P.E exam. Our mean grade was 357 and 7 of our pupils managed to score above 400 marks. The highest marked scored was 421 and the student joined Starehe girls high school.

Out of 38 students, 13 students joined national schools: 5 students joined Starehe boys, 2 students joined Starehe girls, 1 student joined Mangu high school, 1 student joined Siakago girls high school, 1 student joined Cardinal Otunga high school, 1 student received Utumishi boys academy, 1 student joined Mugoiri girls high school, 1 student joined Gatimu Ngandu girls high school. The rest of the students joined mostly extra county schools.

K. C. P. E. 2016 PERFORMANCE

Our school managed to get a mean score of 390 out of 500 marks with 14 students making it to National schools and the rest went to Provincial schools.

VISIT BY SLOVAK PRESIDENT FEBRUARY 2017

Our school received a state visit by the Slovak President while on his visit to Kenya. He was accompanied by State secretary and Slovak ambassador in Kenya.