Students at Sacred Heart School sit outside of the new S4S classrooms.
The finishing touches are being put on the Schools for Schools (S4S) project at Sacred Heart School in Gulu. The completed project is a three-story building with 18 classrooms. The top two floors were built by Invisible Children Uganda with the help of schools across the US who donated in the S4S campaign.
The Schools for Schools program builds and renovates school structures while also improving the school’s educational climate through career guidance, curriculum, and teacher training. The program currently works with 11 secondary schools in northern Uganda that have been affected by the LRA.
Call us crazy, but we’re obsessed with the back-to-school season. For one, it’s an excuse to stock up on all the highlighters and Post-It notes could ever want… let’s throw in some gel pens, too. You get to see all your friends again, and that “first day of school” energy is something you can’t replicate. […]