Education for a brighter future

The Tuwapende Watoto nursery is open for girls and boys in the age of 3 - 6 years. The lessons are taught in English. The nursery has two bright and spacious rooms, and the class size is limited to a maximum of 40 children.


The first semester starts in January and ends in June. The second one runs from July to December.


The school uniform is as follows:

White blouse or white shirt
Orange skirt or shorts
White socks
Black shoes
All uniforms (except shoes) can be ordered and purchased at the school.

Nursery teachers

We employ only qualified, experienced and state certified Montessori nursery teachers. On the individual care of the children we place great value.

Inclusion of parents

We encourage parents to participate actively in the development of their children and to visit our nursery after consultation with the teachers. Parent meetings and parent evenings are organized by teaching staff.


At 10:00 in the morning the children enjoy  freshly prepared snacks. At noon they receive a warm vegetarian meal.


In addition to the standard curriculum of the Tanzanian government we teach the children in the key elements of the Montessori principles.

Fees per student

The fees include meals and the writing and learning material. The uniforms and transportation are not included in the fees.

Registration fee TSH 20,000

Nursery attendance TSH 700,000 / year or 350,000 TSH / TSH 175,000 or semester / quarter