Mwika Primary is the oldest of 24 primary schools in Mwika.
In 2010, it had 13 teachers for a student body of 300 of which 133 were girls.
According to the Primary School Leaving Exam results
the school has pulled itself up to be ranked among the top 3 in Mwika.
With funding obtain from Bad Königshofen Lions Club in Germany through
the Lions Club of Kilimanjaro in Moshi
the school obtained 16 dining tables and 32 benches which can seat 160 students at a time
School dining hall before and after
Children at lunch in the newly furnished dining hall
The school library before … and after (with the Head Teacher Gibson Mlay)
and 5 smaller tables and 10 benches for its school library
set up with books received from the World Bank Book Project through MWIDEFU’s Library and Books Projects
According to Mr. Gibson Mlay, its Head Teacher, he had thought the school had been forgotten” till now.”
He is very happy thatat the improvement it has meant for the dining hall and library
That has uplifted teachers’ and students’ spirits.
They are determined to work harder, do better this year.
They deeply appreciate your remembering your alma mater. Otto. They wish you all the
best with your studies and look forward to your visiting the school to inspire the
young ones to still study harder and follow your footsteps.