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12:54
12:54

Apac Locals Fundraising to Construct, Renovate Classroom Blocks at Primary Schools 4 1

Peter Obong Acuda, the speaker of Apac District Local Council, who is chairing the organizing committee for the fundraising, says that the government does not have enough resources to improve the status of all schools, which has prompted parents to come in.
12:35
12:35

14 Students Arrested Over Maruzi Seed SS Strike 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson, says the suspects were identified as the ring leaders of the strike.
13:43
13:43

90% Gov’t Aided Primary Schools in Apac Operate illegal Boarding 2 3

Our reporter visited some of the schools on Tuesday and found them none compliant with Fire Safety Guidelines issued by the Ministry of Education and Sports in collaboration with the Uganda Police Force.
14:35
14:35

Akokoro Primary School Battling Low Staffing 3

Amos Odongo, the headteacher of Akokoro Primary School, says that the presence of only three teachers has retarded learning in the school.
11:33
11:33

Parents Whose Children Won’t Return to School to be Fined UGX 200,000 2

Peter Obong Acuda, the Apac district speaker, explains that the resolution is in line with the district education ordinance enacted in the 2016/17 Financial Year, and so those who will not send their children back to school will be arrested and made to pay a fine of 200,000 shillings.
10:28
10:28

Apac District Council Passes By-law to Fight Child Marriage 2

According to the ordinance codenamed “Prohibition of Child Marriage 2021”, offenders will now face up to six months in jail or a fine of 20 currency points.
11:38
11:38

Arocha Primary School Seeks UGX 200M to Rehabilitate Classrooms 3 2

The school with more than 2,000 pupils has classroom blocks that are dilapidated with a leaking roof, broken ceiling boards and sinks, inadequate and non-functional toilets coupled with limited space.
10:21
10:21

Teacher Shortage Impeding Swahili Language Teaching in Apac Schools 3

Last year, the government rolled out the revised curriculum for lower secondary schools. About 16,000 teachers were trained to implement the new curriculum, however, Kiswahili teachers were lacking.
11:49
11:49

Dokolo, Apac Schools Receive 800 Iron Sheets from OPM 2

The institutions were in March this year hit hard by the heavy rains accompanied by the hail storms that blew off classroom structures and latrine premises, forcing the learners to study under tree shades.
13:14
13:14

PLE Papers Delivered to Wrong Examination Centre in Apac 3

At about 9:45 am, Ibuje Primary School located in Ibuje sub-county Apac district received examination materials meant for Boke Primary School, which is sitting at Alenga Primary school examination centre.
11:10
11:10

Three Pupils At Apac School Test Positive for COVID-19 Apac District 4

The School headteacher, David Newton Odong, says the positive cases include two girls and a boy. He says the learners first presented with the symptoms of malaria, which was being managed at the school.
06:53
06:53

Chegere Sub County Suspends Automatic Promotion Policy 4

Innocent Abongo, the Community Development Officer Chegere Sub County, says many schools in area are still performing poorly due to implementation of the automatic promotion policy.
16:46
16:46

Lango Paramount Chief Wants Gov't to Take Over School 2 2

The school was opened in 2017 by Janet Kataha Museveni, the Minister for Education and Sports, however, it has failed to attract students.
12:29
12:29

Japan Donates UGX 324M to Odokomac Primary School Apac municipality 2 1 Top story

According to the architectural plan, the facility will comprise of two classroom blocks each with two doors, an office and a store, two latrine blocks for both male and female pupils each with 5 stances, bathing shelters and a 10,000-liter water tank.
10:09
10:09

Three Head Teachers Demoted Over Poor PLE Performance

According to the 2019 PLE result, Apoi primary school did not get any pupils in first, second and third grade. It, however, registered seven pupils in grade four and nine in division U, out of a candidate class of 16.
12:51
12:51

Heavy Rains Destroy Teboke Primary School apac district 1 1

Richard Owani, the school headteacher says that pupils in P3, P.4 and P.5 have been sent back home because the rains have greatly damaged the school's buildings.
15:31
15:31

Ibuje SS Closed Over Violent Student's Strike Apac district

The strike came a day after management conducted an impromptu inspection in the student’s dormitories and confiscated unauthorized items including mobile phones, radio sets, solar systems and 12 bags of casual wear.
15:34
15:34

30 Apac Teachers Face Disciplinary Action for Absenteeism upe

The trouble for the teachers stemmed from their late reporting when the first term had just opened. It is reported that most of the teachers reported either days or a week after the re-opening of 2019 term one.
19:01
19:01

Six Head Teachers Demoted Over Poor PLE Results apac district

Billy Okunyu, the Apac District Education Officer said the head teachers failed to meet the required performance targets in the 2018 Primary Leaving Examinations.According to Okunuyu, some of these head teachers have been performing so poorly in the administration and failing to managed funds meant to finance UPE activities among others.
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