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|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
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|Use of technology in the classroom||
Computer based instruction – the school offers a computer program ‘Read master Plus’ that offers typing, math and vocabulary skills. Advanced students offer an interactive computer package called ‘Future Kids’ that offers skills in cutting-edge computer applications.
|Entry evaluation for students||
For admission to the program, the child is given a diagnostic test to determine the child’s skills and concept mastery as well as identify the child’s academic needs.
|School bus service available||
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
FICA offers a variety of extra curricula activities including: swimming, gym, music (instruments & voice training), cookery, needle work among others.
|Sports activities included||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Friends International Christian Academy is a new mission school located between Kyanja and Gayaza in Kampala. The school operates an International program – Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) curriculum from 1st to 12th grade.
|Teaching approach of the school||
The school’s curriculum, classroom interactions and administration are biblically based. Students study academic subjects that have been designed around the 60 character traits of our Lord Jesus Christ. While the curriculum is designed to achieve excellence in academics, the child’s character is equally important.