Refugees children at the LAP
The school year at the LAP (Agricultural Secondary School) started on September 20th.
There are this year 5 students coming from refugees camps: 1 girl and 4 boys.
They have integrated very well among the 281 students we have this year at the LAP.. They have also got good grades on their first tests.
The program of study for the firts 4 years includes all the matters of a general studies in asecondary school (French, Math, Sciences, English, Sport) and 2 agricultural matters (agronomy and husbandry).
At the end of those 4 years they will pass a national exam (BEPC) for general studies.
UNHCR in Burkina Faso is helping with the logistic and the follow up of the 5 students.
The first report card will be out around the 19 of December.
GlobalGiving is having a "donors drive" beetween the 14 and 18 December. All recurring donations with a minimum of 4 donations will receive a bonus equal to the first donation up to 200 us$.
The refugees children thank you for your support and we join them to wish you an happy and healhy 2021.
the whole first year class
students relaxing with drawing