Administration

The Primary School of Tuwapende Watoto

The Tuwapende Watoto Primary School is open to girls and boys (1st to 7th class). The lessons are taught in English. The primary school currently has twelve bright and large rooms and the class size is limited to a maximum of 40 children.

Semester

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


School Calendar 2018

Primary School Calendar 2018 (click to open)


Fees per student 2019

Fees include: school tuition, meals, writing and learning materials and participation in the graduation ceremony. The uniform and transportation are not included in the fees.
The school fees have to be paid in advance, at the latest at the beginning of the respective period (year, semester or quarter).

Primary school attendance:


 TSH / year
TSH / term
TSH / quarterCHF / JahrCHF / SemesterCHF / Quartal
Grade 1,2,3,5,6
Primary school attendance /
Gebühr Primarschule
1'400'000
700'000
350'000
610.90305.45152.70
Grade 4
Primary school attendance / Gebühr Primarschule
1'720'000860'000430'000752.20376.10188.05
Grade 7
Primary school attendance / Gebühr Primarschule
1'806'000602'000
payement in 3 rates / bei Bezahlung in 3 Raten

789.60
Transport from / von
Bunju, Mabwe, Kituna. Fanaka
500'000
250'000
125'000
218.15109.0554.55
Mapinga, Boko, Tegeta, Mbweni600'000
300'000
150'000
261.75130.9065.45

Uniform

The school uniform is as follows:


Uniform / weitere Kosten /other costsPrize TSHPreis CHF
Shirt / Bluse11'0004,80
T-shirt large / T-Shirt gross
14'0006.15
T-shirt medium & small / T-Shirt mittel & klein
12'000
5.25
Skirt / Rock (Girls)
17'000
8.75
Shorts / Kurze Hosen (Boys)
17'000
8.75
Sport shorts / Sporthosen
14'000
7.45
Sweater / Pullover
15'000
6.55
Diary / Aufgabenheft
10'0004.40
Study tour15'0006.55
Registration with admission form / Einschreibegebühr40'00017.50
Closed black shoes are recommended.
All uniforms (except shoes) can be ordered and purchased at the school.

Staff

We employ only qualified, experienced and state certified teachers. On an 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.


Food

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


Curriculum

In addition to the standard curriculum of the Tanzanian school we teach the children in the subjects of drawing, computer science, sports and social sciences. From Grade 3 to Grade 6 we teach the children in French.