Global Junior School - Mukono

Welcome to Global Junior School Website

CHAIRPERSON BOARD
Message from the Board Chair

Headteacher

Dear Parents and well wishers, welcome to Global Junior School - Mukono website. A school whose firm foundation is bult on developing a knowledgeable, skilled and morally upright child. A school with an aim of bringing out an all round child with the strong emphasis on the life skills, core values and talent development. For education to be meaningful and beneficial to our children, we emphasize the integration of the curriculum with effective communication, respect for others resilience to mention but a few of the life skills. The excellent performance in the school is based on a strong focus of our core values i.e Goodliness, Mutual respect, integrity, compassion and excellence. Our dedicated and competent staff is committed to integration of the academic curriculum with manupulative skills to enable our children fit in the challanging and competitive social, economic and political environment out there look for the serene environment in Global Junior School - Mukono which will fully exploit your child's potential. Thank you Mr. Kato Anthony Ssentongo Headteacher Global Junior School - Mukono


MR KATO ANTHONY SSENTONGO
Dear Parents and well wishers, welcome to Global Junior School - Mukono website. A school whose firm foundation is bult on developing a knowledgeable, skilled and morally upright child. A school with an aim of bringing out an all round child with the strong emphasis on the life skills, core values and talent development.

For education to be meaningful and beneficial to our children, we emphasize the integration of the curriculum with effective communication, respect for others resilience to mention but a few of the life skills.

The excellent performance in the school is based on a strong focus of our core values i.e
Goodliness, Mutual respect, integrity, compassion and excellence.

Our dedicated and competent staff is committed to integration of the academic curriculum with manupulative skills to enable our children fit in the challanging and competitive social, economic and political environment out there look for the serene environment in Global Junior School - Mukono which will fully exploit your child's potential.

Thank you
Mr. Kato Anthony Ssentongo
Headteacher
Global Junior School - Mukono

School Overview - Global Junior School

The school started as a Pre –Primary and Primary, Day and Boarding School. It started in 2005 with a population of 150 children and with a team of 16 teachers. The school has now grown to 1,800 pupils, teaching staff of 75 both young and men and women who blend in together. The teachers are competent, well qualified committed and dedicated towards attaining the school aims and objectives

Performance;
The school boasts of its out standing performance in seven sittings in the primary leaving Examinations, we’ve managed to emerge among the best performing schools in Mukono and Uganda at large.
The most recent results we emerged as second best in Mukono second to Namagunga Primary school and best Private school too.
We have continued to excel and are committed towards nurturing a holistic child who will fit in today’s’ competitive world.


Achievements:
The population has grown to over 1800 pupils.
Maintain an excellent performance in PLE for the past 9 years.
Maintaining a balance diet through producing relevant meals to our pupils and sticking to a daily menu throughout the 10 years existence.
Spiritual development of learners is well set up through recognizing different denominations in the school.
Promoting of talents through Music dance and drama.

Future plans.
Having a modern swimming pool for the school.
Promoting games and sports through setting up a modern Sports ground:- football, netball, volleyball pitches.
Expanding our school library to a bigger size
Setting up a well computer science laboratory

Monthly Quote : Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing. -- Barry Finlay, Kilimanjaro and Beyond

Programs and Departments

ACADEMICS


The school boasts of its out standing performance in seven sittings in the primary leaving Examinations, we’ve managed to emerge among the best performing schools in Mukono and Uganda at large. The most recent results we emerged as second best in Mukono second to Namagunga Primary school and best Private school too. We have continued to excel and are committed towards nurturing a holistic child who will fit in today’s’ competitive world.

CURRICULUM


Global Junior school is embracing the Uganda primary school curriculum with a plan in the future to adopt the international curriculum too. - The children get the chance to learn the basics for Education. We work towards offering a rounded education appropriate to the 21st century. - We integrate ICT in the curriculum and in addition attention is given to Music, French, Kiswahili and Home economics. - The school has a modern resource centre, a science Laboratory and Agriculture is taught practically in the school farm.

APPLY TO JOIN


We have children from Europe, South Africa, East and central Africa. We boast of a wide exposure to different culture.

OUR STAFF


At GJS, we have a dedicated and qualified team of staff members with a variety of skills in all subjects on the country’s Education curriculum. At Global, we believe in nurturing and mentoring professional individuals to better teach our pupils.


PUPILS AT GLOBAL JUNIOR SCHOOL


Welcome to our students page. On this page, authorized visitors can view our pupils profiles, pupils academic performance, pupil online copies of academic reports, clubs and societies, their leadership history and many more. At GJS, through a shared passion to become leaders who make a positive difference in the world. From academic accomplishments to service contributions, your classmates are some of the most impressive people you’ll ever meet. And with the lessons you learn, experiences you have, and connections you make at GJS, you and your peers stand to become the next generation of this country, world leaders, and visionaries.

GALLERIES


Here you will find a variety of galleries of our recent events and activities.This includes Classroom galleries, Academics, school structures, events, pupils life style among others.

SCHOOL EVENTS


The School has a wide variety of events in which pupils are entitled to participate and each of our students is expected to participate in at least one of them. Visit the events calendar often to keep up-to-date on all the activities going on in and around campus. It covers everything in an easy-to-read format from social events, seminars, conferences, sporting activities, gallas etc.

SCHOOL AMENITIES


Our pupils enjoy a beautiful and comfortable learning environment. We take great pride in the appearance of our School and developing state-of-the-art facilities to meet the needs of our pupils.The school's modern structures create a magnificent blend.Our dedicated grounds team maintain our wonderful gardens and playing fields, providing us with inspiring views throughout the the year. Over the recent years we have made significant investments in the School’s facilities to benefit the pupils and teachers. All school facilities are accessible, comfortable, healthful, safe, and secure.


SCHOOL DEPARTMENTS


Welcome to our departments page. Find a list of our school departments and their leaders here...

CLUBS AND SOCIETIES


GJS prides itself not only on being a center for academic excellence, but also for having a variety of stimulating and energetic clubs and societies which engage pupils and give them the opportunity to discover new passions or pursue their own intellectual interests. Although a member of staff is responsible for each activity, the emphasis is very much on allowing pupils to generate the ideas and drive to make each society a success.

SCHOOL LIBRARY


Books are treasures everyone should look for. Good books are the lighthouses that enlighten our families, school and society. They soothe the spirit, educate the heart, improve characters, explore unknown lands, and lead us to wisdom piety and delight. At GJS, reading as a skill is given a lot of attention. Learners at all class levels are taught the basic reading skills which they must exhibit during the reading sessions.

SCHOOL REQUIREMENTS


The minimum school admission requirements for our school are outlined below. Applicants should review these requirements before applying.

The following requirements will be checked on the clearance day:

(A) All children must bring the following:

(i) A bank receipt of full fees payment
(ii) Completed holiday Work
(iii) Bible for Christians, Quran for Moslems - P.4 – P.7, Come and Worship prayer book for Anglican, Prayer book for Catholics.
(iv) Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary for P.4 to P.7
(v) 1 pair of Gumboots & 2 pairs of Gloves - P.4 – P.7
(vi) A drinking water bottle

Moslems

- Sharia (2) girls

- Kanzu and cap for boys

- Prayer book (introduction to swallah)

- Yasaluna

Girls only

1. 4 packets of sanitary towels ( P.4 – P.7)

2. Petty coats (3 black and one white) – (P.1 – P.7)

3. Bras (P.4 – P.7)

4. Blue Apron

5. Cotton pants ( 6 pants)

Boarders only:

Beddings:


2 pairs of bed sheets, blanket, pillow, pillowcase, night wear, mosquito net.

Uniforms

2 pairs of uniforms, 2 pairs of day wear, 2 pairs sports wear, 2 pairs of stockings, 1 pair of black shoes, 1 pair of white trainees (sports shoes), and 1 pair of black leather open shoes.

Personal effects

3 bars of laundry soap ( white star) , 1 Kg of Omo ( p.4 – p.7 boarder children)

3 tablets of medicated soap, 3 medium size of tooth paste, 3 tooth brushes, 3 tins of Vaseline, 3 tins of medium shoe polish, towel, bucket, comb, 8 under wears, 5 hankies, scrubbing brush for trainees, Sandals (Red colour for girls, blue for boys), nail clipper, a pant peg and bathing sponge.

P.1
2 dozens of branded Exercise books (96 pages) are available at school, 1 ½ doz. Nataraj Pencils, a long ruler, rubber, crayons and Handwriting book.

P.2
2 dozens of branded exercise books, (96 pages) are available at school, Long ruler, crayons,
1 ½ dozen Nataraj Pencils and Handwriting book.

P.3
2 dozens of branded exercise books (96 pages) are available at school, long ruler, 1 dozen of pens, box file, 6 Nataraj pencils and Handwriting book.

P.4
1 dozen of branded exercise books (96 pages) and 8 branded counter books are available at school (4 quire) Geometry set, 1 graph book, box file, long ruler, ½ dozen Nataraj pencils.
3 fountain pens, 2 boxes of cartridges or 3 bottles of ink, Art book ( drawing book)

P.5
1 dozen of branded exercise books are available at school (96 pages), Geometry set, 1 graph book, box file, 8 branded counter books bought from school (4 quire), ½ Nataraj pencils, long ruler,
3 fountain pens, 2 boxes of cartridges or 3 bottles of ink, Art book ( drawing book)

P.6 & P.7
1 dozen of branded exercise books and 15 branded counter books are available at school (96 pages), Geometry set, 1 graph book,
Box file, ½ Nataraj pencils, Long ruler, 3 fountain pens and 2 boxes of cartridges or 3 bottles of ink 1 Art book ( drawing book).


Contact Information

  • Global Junior School - Mukono
    P.O. BOX 610 Mukono
    Nasuuti, Kayunga Road
  •  Email:administration@globaljuniorschool.com
  •  Tel:0414-290854/0782 608594