Education&Sports

EDUCATION Sector

Summary of completed projects from FY 2011/12- To date

No. Projects completed Five Financial Years
2011/2012

(No. of blocks constructed)

2012/2013

(No. of blocks constructed)

2013/2014

(No. of blocks constructed)

2014/2015

(No. of blocks constructed)

2015/2016 (No. of blocks constructed) Total
1.       1 A2 classroom block 01 03 04 06 04 36 classrooms
2.       2 A3 classroom block 03 00 01 01 00 15 classrooms
3.       3 A5 classroom block 00 00 00 01 01 10 classrooms
4. A4 twin staff house 00 02 00 04 00 06 A4 twin staff house
5. 3-seater desks procured 00 60 30 60 00 150 3-seater desks
6. VIP latrines constructed 00 01 01 02 00 04 VIP latrines
7.         Total 04 66 36 74 05  

 

 Number and Ownership of learning institutions in the district

Level of Institution Number of Schools Total
Gov’t Aided Private
Primary 233 161 394
Secondary 51 19 70
ECD’s 0 107 107
Tertiary 2 0 2
Total 286 287 573

 Total Revenues received by the sector for the last 5 financial years for both UPE and USE

 

FY UPE (,000) USE TOTAL
2010/11 863,797 603,452 1,467,249
2011/12 835,902 766,459 1,602,361
2012/13 942,897 2,436,139 3,379,036
2013/14 919,221 2,170,092 3,089,313
2014/15 596,667 1,435,370 2,032,037
TOTAL 4,158,484 7,411,512 11,569,996

 Charges under UPE and USE

UPE =5,000 Termly

USE=150,000 Termly

 Projects Implemented

Department Project FY LLG/TC Status Programme
Education Construction of a 2 classroom block at Ndongo SDA p/s 2015/16 Nyakiyumbu s/c Window level GoU/SFG
Sonstruction of a 2 classroom block at Bwesumbu p/s 2015/16 Bwesumbu s/c Window level GoU/SFG
Construction of a 5 classroom block & 5-stance VIP latrine & administration block at Rwesande p/s 2015/16 Kyabarungira s/c Window level GoU/SFG
Completion of a 2 classroom block at Nyabugando 2015/16 Mpondwe-Lhubiriha TC Window level GoU/SFG
Construction of a 2 classroom block at Mirami p/s 2015/16 Karambi Window level GoU/SFG
Construction of a 2 classroom block at Kiyonga PS 2014/15 Bwera Complete SFG
Construction of a 2 classroom block at Mirami PS 2014/15 Karambi Complete SFG
Construction of a 2 classroom block at Bishop Egidio PS 2014/15 Mahango Complete SFG
Completion of Kasese Youth Polytenic Dormitory 2014/15 Kasese municipality complete GoU
Construction of a 3 classroom block at Muhindi PS 2014/15 Nyakiyumbu Incomplete SFG

 

Construction of a 2 classroom block at Nyakanengo PS 2014/15 Kyabarungira Complete SFG
Construction of a 2 classroom block and an office at Kiruli PS 2014/15 Maliba Complete SFG
Construction of a 2 classroom block at Kyemize PS 2014/15 Muhokya Complete SFG
Construction of a 4 twin staff house at Kisolholho PS 2014/15 Karambi Complete SFG
Construction of a 4 twin staff house at Kabingo PS 2014/15 Munkunyu Complete SFG
Construction of a 4 twin staff house at Nyangi PS 2014/15 Kilembe Complete SFG
Construction of a 4 twin staff house at st Kizito   PS 2014/15 Kyabarungira Complete SFG
Construction of a 5 classroom block at Karambi SS 2014/15 Karambi Complete SFG
Provision of furniture to Karambi SS 2014/15 Karambi Complete SFG
Provision of 60-3 seater dual desks to Muhokya PS 2014/15 Muhokya Complete SFG
Procurement of 30-3 seater twin desks for Kiruri p/s 2013/14 Maliba Complete LGMSD
Construction of a 3-stance VIP latrine at Buhweza P/S 2013/14 Maliba Complete LGMSD
Completion of a 2 classroom block at Mweya PS 2013/14 L. Katwe Completed SFG
Construction of a 2 classroom block with an office at Bunyiso PS 2013/14 Nyakiyumbu Completed SFG
Completion of a 3 classroom block with an office at Kasangali PS 2013/14 Bwesumbu Completed SFG
Completion of a 2 classroom block at St. Augustine Nyondo PS 2013/14 L.Katwe Completed SFG
Completion of a 2 classroom block at Kahendero PS 2012/13 Muhokya Completed SFG
Completion of a 4 twin staff house at Motomoto PS 2012/13 Kitswamba Completed SFG
Construction of a 3-stance VIP latrine at Izinga p/s 2012/13 Maliba Completed LGMSD
Construction of a 2 classroom block at Muhindi p/s 2011/12 Nyakiyumbu completed GoU/SFG
Construction of a 3 classroom block at Rwabitoke p/s 2011/12 Nyakiyumbu Completed GoU/SFG
Construction of a 3 classroom block at Kirabaho 2011/12 Kyabarungira Completed GoU/SFG
Construction of Kasese Youth Polytechnic 2011/12 Nyamwamba Div. Completed GoU/SFG
Completion of a 3 classroom block at Nyabugando p/s 2011/12 Mpondwe Lhubiriha TC Completed GoU/SFG
Renovation of classroom at Bwera Secondary school 2011/12 Mpondwe Lhubiriha TC Completed GoU/SFG

 Challenges facing the Education Sector for both UPE and USE

  UPE USE
Challenges §  Limited Conducive Class room space Vs Enrolment Explosion

§  Lack of segregated Toilet facilities

§  Lack Girls washing facilities (Changing Rooms)

§  Capitation Grant Vs. Cost of Living

§  Lack of midday meals by most Learners

§  High rate of Absenteeism

§  Lack of effective Monitoring, Inspection and supervision due to lack of Means of transport

§  Inadequate sitting facilities in Class rooms

§  Limited Conducive Class room space Vs Enrolment Explosion

§  Lack of incinerators

§  Lack of Library space to display instruction materials

§  Capitation Grant Vs. Cost of Living

§  Lack of midday meals by most Learners

§  High rate of Absenteeism

§  Lack of effective Monitoring, Inspection and supervision due to lack of Means of transport

§  Inadequate sitting facilities In class rooms

§  Limited teachers on payroll which encourages part-timing

§  Lack of laboratories and workshops for Practical skills

§  Unfulfilled Phase II and III world Bank construction Program

Comment on Performance of UPE / USE schools

  • Weak due to low morale of teachers over low Salary
  • Lack of effective teacher supervision by Head Teachers
  • Lack of routine inspection. This is attributed to inadequate transport means for School inspectors
  • Lack of self-Motivated Teachers and learners
  • Misconception of Universalization concept (Free education) by Parents and guardians

UPE Status

S/n Indicator N0.
1 No. of UPE Schools 233
2 Total Enrolment Before UPE 64,400
3 Enrolment after UPE 134,014
4 Number of Classrooms 1,683
5 Teachers on Payroll 3,048

USE

S/n Item N0.
1 Student to classroom ratio 1:53
2 Number USE Schools 51
3 Total enrolment before USE 860
4 Enrolment after USE 23,929
5 Number of classrooms 16
6 Teachers on payroll 447
7 Teacher student ratio 1:53

Primary School Dropout rate

Reasons

  • Lack of Midday meals for pupils that would enable them push for more hours
  • Petty trading, Most pupils are very occupied with small business that limit them from completing
  • Inadequate furniture Visa Vis High pupil enrolment rate
  • Inadequate friendly services at most Primary schools for example segregated Toilet stances
  • Teacher pupil ratio is 1:52 Vs 1:49 as per Policy

 Challenges in UPE

  • Low school Facility Grant Visa Vis high demand due to poor state of Parents
  • Inadequate facilitation for special needs Education i.e Gadgets
  • Lack of meals for pupils (Breakfast and lunch)

 

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