Kibubula Primary School
We are very proud of our link with Kibubula Primary School in Busunji, Uganda.
Visit to Kibubula: October 2017
|Click here for details of the Head Teacher’s visit to the school in October 2017.
Please click here to view the PowerPoint and listen to the welcome song!
“Same but Different” Day: Friday 12th May 2017
|On Friday, Overton CE held a “Same but Different” Ugandan themed day.
The aim of the day was to build upon and support our link with our friends in Mityana. During the day, awareness was further raised about what Mityana is like; remove stereotypical perceptions of Africa; and to look at the similarities and differences we share.
The day also provided an opportunity to fundraise by allowing non-uniform in the colours of the Ugandan flag. The money raised will further help the aim of Mityana to become self-sufficient.
Well done to all the children, staff and families for supporting us on this day. An amazing £360 was raised. Thank you.
Visit to Kibubula: February 2016
|Mrs Wyeth and four former Overton CE pupils travelled out to Uganda in February for an update on the on-going projects the community of Overton are supporting.|
Edith’s Visit: Summer 2015
|The children, staff and the community of Overton were delighted to welcome Edith, a teacher from Kibubula School, to Overton in the summer of 2015. She spent a week here, visiting our school, other partner schools as well as London and Winchester Cathedral.
|The week culminated in a tea party for Edith with music and dance provided by our school choir and country dancers. All members of the community and local church attended to wish Edith a safe return and pass on our thoughts, prayers and love to our friends in Uganda.
|Edith presented a gift to Overton CE School from the community of Kibubula.
In October 2013, Mrs Wyeth visited Kibubula again and helped paint the new teacher’s accomodation. This was part funded by Overton, Mityana Projects (a charity involving the local church St Mary’s) and a commerical company. Have a look at the short video below!