06 AprLJSS UP-DATE FOR APRIL 2017

Update on Loyola Jesuit Secondary School, Kasungu, Malawi Now in its second year of operation, Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) keeps plenty busy providing good education to 221 students in Kasungu, Malawi.  Form One and Form Two (frosh and sophomore) “learners” (the good phrase used to describe pupils in Malawi) are enjoying the new facilities, […]

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26 MarLoyola Jesuit Secondary School — A Very Busy Place!

To start up a really good secondary school in an area where students have very few chances to attend school is a real challenge!  That surely is the challenge facing us in Kasungu, Malawi, as we opened Loyola Jesuit Secondary School in September 2015.  Form One (Grade Nine) began with 61 girls and 62 boys, […]

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16 JanSECOND TERM OPENS FOR LJSS

Group of Form One (Grade Nine) Learners in front of Assembly Hall

Second Term opens for LJSS The first week of January saw 124 young girls and boys return to the campus of Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) in Kasungu, Malawi.  Second Term opened for 62 girls and 62 boys (good gender balance!) for more Jesuit education in skills and values.  All are boarders.   We have […]

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30 AugWELCOME FIRST YEAR LJSS STUDENTS!

WELCOME FIRST YEAR LJSS STUDENTS! 30 August 2015 Note from Head Teacher: As Head Teacher for Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) in Kasungu, I warmly welcome all the girls and boys admitted for Form One! We expect to see you on Sunday 06 September, to begin a wonderful experience of education in the best of Jesuit […]

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09 JunDO CONTRIBUTIONS MAKE A DIFFERENCE?

There is plenty of activity on the campus of Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) as opening date of September 2015 quickly approaches. Besides finishing up all the construction and furnishing needs, work goes on with preparation of teachers, securing books, designing help for scholarships, hiring support staff, etc., etc. And we have a good sized […]

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17 FebPHOTOS OF PROGRESS AND HOPES

PHOTOS OF PROGRESS AND HOPES No new blogs recently posted on our website certainly has not meant no new action on our building site! The campus of Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) continues to be very busy, as these few photos can show you.  As the September 2015 opening date approaches very soon, plenty of business […]

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20 NovHAPPY FACES IN KASUNGU!

LJSS classroom

HAPPY FACES IN KASUNGU! Here is a wonderful picture that shows the progress and hopes of our Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) in Kasungu, Malawi! In one of the recently finished classrooms, Fr. Alojz Podgrajsek, S.J., Project Director for LJSS, set up some of the new desks and chairs for a real classroom look.  Then […]

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25 SepKEEPING BUSY WITH LJSS

KEEPING BUSY WITH LJSS There is never a dull moment in the lives of those of us currently involved with Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) in Kasungu, Malawi! That’s because we recognise how important education is for the present and future development of this beautiful country of Malawi, so aptly nicknamed “The Warm Heart of […]

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21 AugIMAGINING THE FUTURE

IMAGINING THE FUTURE! Just take a look at these two new photos of what’s happening on site these days at Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS).  Views of the beautiful quadrangle in front of the two-storied Administration Block.  On each side, the classroom blocks. Workers smoothing the grounds; carpenters preparing the desks and chairs for staff […]

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06 JanENCOURAGING PROGRESS AT LJSS!

It’s been much too long since I’ve posted a blog to up-date you, the friends of Loyola Jesuit Secondary School, on the encouraging progress we are making in Kasungu! Our Project Director, Fr Alojz Podgrajsek, S.J., has taken some great photos of the construction going on and of some future students excitedly visiting the campus.  […]

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