Some years ago staff began testing all children who wanted to join our primary schools. The main reason for this was that some of the children had such a poor command of their native language that it was very difficult to teach them. Read More
= Boys = Girls
Having such a test showed up a marked difference in ability between boys and girls and it became difficult to get the 50% boy/girl ratio that we wanted. Therefore, in 2012 we established a trial pre-school for girls at our Turkahan School. It has worked well so we are extending it to our other schools, which gives us another category of girls available to sponsor.