Saint Padre Pio Nursery School
Mission Statement: An integral education the grassroots.
Motto: “Let the little children come to me” (Luke 18:16)
Kanywa education centre was started in 2004 as a kinder garten for the pre-school going children in the neighborhood who till then were traveling for over one kilometer to attend class else-where.
It is owned by the Brothers of Christian Instruction and it is situated in Kitala local council I Katabi Sub-county Wakiso District. The Head teacher of the centre is Brother Daniel Ssekanyi.
The Brothers of Christian Instruction one in the service of Gods people, especially the youth, with a preference for the poor, through Christian education and instruction. Their mission is to make Jesus Christ known and loved. This is what they try to do at Kanywa education centre in collaboration with other lay people who work with them. Together they tell the young children come to Jesus by providing an integral education for the grassroots in so doing, they help these children to grow up as God fearing, good-mannered and responsible citizens.
The centre opened with two classes “Baby” and “Top” in the first term of the year there were thirty-seven (37) children in both classes. The number went up to forty-five (45) during the second term and it remained constant until the end of the year enrolment remained is at forty nine (49) for this year.
The centre started with two qualified teachers Nalunkuma Mary together with two qualified helpers by the names Nanjengo Veronica as the number of children increased two more teachers were recruited: Namulondo Lydia and Anita replaced Nanjengo Veronica as helper.