Cleanliness, A catalyst For Good Learning

A clean school environment will support the health and well-being of your child hence guaranteeing quality academic performance in class, co-curricular activities and exams, Kampala Parents School Principal, Ms Daphne Kato said. Well aware of this fact, Kampala Parents School in Naguru, has ensured that the school facilities including classrooms, kitchen, dinning, washrooms and playgrounds are clean and condusive for the young ones to study without worry of getting ill due to contamination. “We take every step to ensure that our staff is fully vetted and suitable for working in a school environment. Our school cleaning services are designed to…
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Sanitation, Hygiene Key To Child's Survival, Development And Growth

Schools have a central place in the health of a community therefore sanitation and hygiene are key to a child's survival, development and growth, a school administrator at Kampala Parents School said in an interview, explaining that good health and hygiene practices go hand-in-hand with effective learning. “At Kampala Parents’ School, our primary aim of school hygiene education is to improve behavior through useful practices connected to personal, water, food, domestic and public hygiene. Also, we aim to protect water and food supplies and to safely manage environmental factors. Our cleaners do a great job by cleaning regularly as a…
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Menstrual Pads Help Ugandan Women Journey Out Of Stigma

Phionah was in school when she first menstruated. She recalls that she bled through her uniform, and the boys and girls laughed at her so she ran out of class. She did not want to go back the next day, but she was in boarding school, and there was “nowhere else to go”. Neither her parents nor her teachers had told her about menstruation, or what to do once it happened. She says that underneath her embarrassment there was also confusion and fear. In Uganda menstruation is often stigmatised and surrounded by myths and false information. According to Sophia Grinvalds,…
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