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Visitors from Dublin

We recently had a group from Dublin visit the school. It was really good to have them. Why not read their blog at:


It’s a great read!


Days one and two of the walls going up! All very exciting

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Third Block

The foundations are in for our third teaching block – next comes the concrete slab!


Student Life


Our School Bus Service is here!

The Vinjeru Trust School gets its first bus. Click photos to enlarge:


End of Year School Photo

Here is the whole school at the end of 2016. We are now responsible for the Flying Kites Primary and Junior schools! Exciting times ahead. Click image to open an enlarged version in a new tab.


The results are in!


In December 2015 the year 9 students took their government end of year exams. We are pleased to report that they achieved a pass rate of 97.2%! Over 50% achieved the higher grade which is phenomenal. We want to say a big thank you to Martin and Karolyn Simbeye who head the school and to all the teachers who worked so hard.

In the light of these result


Work on the new Design Technology room starts.

The new container has just arrived with more equipment for the school. This container will become the new Design Technology room. It was full of very useful stuff – lots of classroom tables, lab stools, chairs and stationary as well as bits for the families.


Cream tea in aid of the Vinjeru School


On Saturday 5th September there will be a cream tea between 2 and 5pm at Guessens in Codicote. Please see flyer for details:

Cream Tea Flyer


Vinjeru Summer Challenge

Will you take the Vinjeru £10 Summer challenge and help raise much-needed funds for the Vinjeru School in Zambia? This is for adults, children or families. You can work alone or compete with your friends and family! Click here for more details.

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