M.J.September 2015 - M.J. is six years old and came to the Nambale Magnet School last year. He is in the Middle class with Ms. Saywa.
He enjoys working with numbers, and his favorite game is hide and seek. He loves the color blue, and singing - and he is part of the Music Club.
Come supper time, he is delighted with Ugali and Eggs (from the NMS chickens?), and when he grows up he hopes to be a policeman.
He already has the posture and steady gaze!
S.N.August 2015 - S.N. is only four years old, but she already has big dreams - she hopes to be a medical doctor one day.
In Ms. Sitawa's Baby class, she enjoys being creative and playing football. She is also excited about drawing and coloring, and is part of the Music Club. S.N.'s favorite color is yellow, and she loves chapati and beef stew for dinner.
It will be a joy to watch this little girl grow up.
P.J.June 2015 - P.J. is five year's old and came to the Nambale Magnet School last year. He is in the Middle class with Ms. Saywa.
P.J. loves creative work in the classroom, football at recess, and rice and bean stew at the dinner table!
He is partial to the color blue and is a member of the Drama Club.
In the future he aspires to be a policeman - but for now he is content with his hobby, football.
B.A.February 2015 - B.A. was born in 2001 and entered the Nambale Magnet School in 2009. She is one of our first "Primary Seven" learners, in Mr. Mapesa's class.
Her favorite color is yellow, and she is very fond of mathematics as well as soccer. When she's hungry, nothing sounds as good as chapati with chicken, and for recreation she loves to swim.
B.A. is in the dancing club as well as serving the school as a sanitary prefect (she helps keep things clean!). When she grows up, she hopes to be a lawyer. The education she is getting now is preparing her for success on that path.
M.W.September 2014 - This is M.W., who was born in 2009, and started at the Nambale Magnet School in 2013. He is in Ms. Nerima's Middle class. He loves science, and his favorite game is football.
When dinner time rolls around, M.W. looks forward to chapati with beans - and in free time, he can often be found drawing. He particularly likes the color blue.
A renaissance man, M.W. is also in the Drama Club - and one day would like to be a pilot. With such a wide range of interests, we're sure he'll do great things!
A.A.July 2014 - A.A. was born in 2007, and started at the Nambale Magnet School in 2013. She is a part of the Pre-Unit in Ms. Sitawa's class.
A.A. is very fond of ugali with murere, a local vegetable, and she also loves the color red.
When she isn't working at her favorite subject and being creative, we might find her playing netball or drawing and coloring.
A.A. is in the Music Club, and one day she'd like to be a doctor.
A.L.May 2014 - A.L. is 14, and he started at the Nambale Magnet School in 2009. He is in Ms. Apiyo's Primary Class 6.
A.L. likes Math, and his favorite game is soccer.
A.L. aspires to be an engineer. He is Field Captain, and part of the Scouts. A.L. also loves pizza, and the color orange - which is good, since pizza is orange!
His hobby is riding his bicycle.
E.A.January 2014 - E.A. was born in 2006 and came to the Nambale Magnet School in2010. She is in Primary Class 2, and her favorite subject is science.
E.A.'s is a member of the Debating Club, and cites swimming as a hobby. She loves the color pink, eating ugali and meat, and has a great time skipping rope.
She aspires to be a nurse!
T.N.July 2013 - T.N. joined our Baby Class as a 4-year-old this year. Her teacher is Josephine Nerima, and her favorite subject is maths.
Out of the classroom, she loves skipping rope, the color pink and eating ugali and fish.
Her hobby is singing and she is in the Drama Club - one day she hopes to be a teacher (or a musical comedy star?)
S.A.May 2013 - S.A. has been at the Nambale Magnet School since 2011, and she is 9 years old. She is Ms. Ariong'o's Primary 2 class and one day hopes to be a nurse.
S.A. loves studying Mathematics and Kiswahili, and also loves reading, and being part of the Debating Club. Her favorite game is basketball, and when it's dinner time rice and beans are the best menu.
The School is blessed to have leaders like her!
F.M.January 2013 - F.M. at the age of 6 has been at the Magnet School since 2011. She is in the "Pre-Unit" (kindergarten). Her teacher is Yulida Khaemba, and her favorite subject is English. She also loves to eat Ugali and chicken. She has so many hobbies, it's hard to list them all: reading, dancing, singing, and making friends.
She belongs to the Debating Club and carries several responsibilities at the School, among them collecting books and pencils and keeping them in the cabinet.
She aspires one day to be a nurse - and we think she'll make it!
D.O.December 2012 - D.O. is 8 years old and has been at the School since it started in 2009. He is in Primary 1, and his teacher is Dorcas Manaali.
He loves math and science, and his favorite game is rounders. He is partial to the color red, and enjoys chips and sausage when they're served.
One of his hobbies is dancing, and he is part of the scouting club. He looks forward to being a driver one day.
M.B.November 2012 - M.B. is 5 years old, and started at NMS this year in the Baby Class.
Her teacher is Petronilla, and her favorite subject is science. She loves skipping rope and drawing, and the color red, and her favorite dinner is chapati and beans.
She is part of the Scouting Club, and when she grows up she'd like to be a doctor!
He was one of the first students at the Nambale Magnet School in January, 2009. He loves the color red, loves to play football (soccer), and aspires to become a policeman one day!
He was one of the first students at the Nambale Magnet School in January, 2009.
He loves the color red, loves to play football (soccer), and aspires to become a policeman one day!
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