Don Bosco Secondary School to start in January 2014

Mansa 109Don Bosco Secondary School in Mansa is now completed. The School is set to welcome the fist groups of students in January 2014.
Don Bosco Secondary School is built and managed by the Salesians of Don Bosco, a religious congregation in the Catholic Church and registered as a society in Zambia. It is situated near St. James Catholic Church, off Kabunda Road at Chimese Village of Mansa District. The school is established with the aim to empower the youth of Luapula region by providing quality education to prepare them for a good future. Continue reading Don Bosco Secondary School to start in January 2014

Don Bosco School nearly completed

Don Bosco Secondary SchoolDon Bosco Secondary School is nearly completed. Most of the construction works have been done to perfection. At the moment some minor finishing works are going on like the setting up of the Science Laboratory, the fittings of notice boards, manufacturing of classrooms and office furniture and finishing touches in the sanitary building. The School is taking shape and will soon be ready to welcome students with the hope that it will provide quality education for the promotion of poor and marginalised youth in the outskirt of Mansa town and of Luapula region.

In the meantime, the process of getting the institution officially registered is slow much more we are anxiously waiting for the Government through the Ministry of Education to appoint teachers and staff who can run the school effectively.

Visit of Mr. Markus Koth

Mr. Markus Koth from Don Bosco Mondo, Germany visited Don Bosco Secondary School in Mansa to monitor and evaluated on the progress of the implementation of the project so far.Together with him Fr. Peter Gozdalski from the Salesian Economer General’s office in Rome and Fr. Louis Malama the Provincial E Economy and Provincial Development Office (PDO) Director too visited the project and the community in Mansa. This important visit coincided with the official provincial visitation of Fr. George Chalissery the provincial of ZMB Vice province who is making his annual visitation to the Salesian community. Continue reading Visit of Mr. Markus Koth

NEW DON BOSCO SECONDARY SCHOOL

The Salesians of Don Bosco is constructing and new Secondary School in Mansa, the provincial town of Luapula province of Zambia. With the funding from the German Government through Don Bosco Mondo in Bonn and other cooperation partners, the building of the new school will add value to the education project that the Society have been carrying out in the out skirt of Mansa town for more than a decade. For the past years the Salesians have been running the St. James Catholic Parish and a lively youth centre for the young people of the thickly populated Chimese and Senama compounds. The need of a good education centre was felt and the establishment of the new Secondary School has come at the right time because many young people have to travel to faraway places for education or do not go to school at all.

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