Category Archives: FOCUSSA Primary

Fantastic progress at FOCUSSA

There’s a hill that you have to go over when approaching FOCUSSA Primary School. As you reach the brow of the hill, you can look down at the school site. On my bus journey to Matayos, in western Kenya, I was imagining reaching the brow of the hill and seeing how much had changed since…
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FOCUSSA Appeal Update

In April, we launched an appeal to our supporters. The email explained that a classroom block at FOCUSSA Primary School had collapsed due to poor weather. The school faced closure due to having insufficient facilities. The response from our supporters was phenomenal. Within a few days of the appeal being launched, we had generated sufficient…
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More Exam Success!

The good news keeps rolling in the COCO office! Fresh from the news of Hoja Secondary graduates achieving the best results in the region, two other Schools for Life have achieved pleasing results. Kindimba Secondary School was only opened in January 2015, yet the school is already achieving the 4th highest results of 69 schools in…
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A Visit to Our Latest Partners

After last weeks cycle challenge, this week has been very different. This is the first time I have brought my other half, Colin, to a COCO project and he has been given the task of photographer and film editor to earn his keep! We left the cool Nairobi climate for the heat and humidity of…
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