Mathatani Secondary School

Location: Mua Hills, Mathatani location, Lukenya Zone, Machakos County, Kenya

The school started in 2010 and with a population of just 86 pupils.

Amara started working with this school in 2017 because there is potential for growth in student population and that there is no secondary school nearby.  Today the student population stands at 210.

 

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Amara has assisted with:

  • Assorted reference books and curriculum text books
  • Sanitary towels
  • A library in February 2018
  • Plans of setting up of a vegetable garden and encourage students to plant trees in 2018
  • Construction of a girls' and a boys' dormitory with washrooms in March 2018

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept responsibility for changing them”. Denis Waitley

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The New Boys' & Girls' dormitories were  both funded by Independent Franchise Partners, LLP

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Parents, teachers, BOM members inside the newly constructed girls' dormitory during the handover ceremony

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Newly constructed kitchen nearing completion

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Installation of energy saving stoves

Library
Launch of the New library

Library launch of 451 books by local authors on 9th February 2018 in partnership with Shah Ranmal Raja Charitable Trust

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Amara Team touring school

Amara Trustees in discussion with the head teacher on plans and site for the construction of the dormitories which will face the beautiful Mua Hills

Donation of world maps & reference books
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Students in a library lesson and receiving donations of maps and exercise books