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Ikirwa School is a private English Medium primary school based in the village of Midawe, Arumeru District, Tanzania. Our goal is to provide world-class English language education and inspire them to learn, explore and contribute to the world around them. 


Ikirwa ni shule binafsi ya Kiingereza Kati ya shule za msingi katika kijiji cha Midawe, Wilaya ya Arumeru Lengo letu ni kutoa elimu bora kwa lugha ya Kiingereza ili kuhamasisha na

kujifunza mengi katika dunia inayo tuzunguka.


Ikirwa School

A simple camp-fire conversation between a Tanzanian guide and a Russian-American tourist about a dream for Midawe children to have access to an English-language education and a dream to make a tangible contribution to the world became a reality.

Latest School News

Class of 2019 - Ikirwa Scho0l first graduating class has - has achieved exceptional results on their final exams. Ikirwa School placed 3rd out of 40 school in the district, 7th out of 332 schools in the region and 89th out of 7102 school in the nation.  We are so proud of hard work and dedication of our staff and students.

For more stories from our campus visit Project Reports on our GlobalGiving page

Academics at Ikirwa School

All Ikirwa students are admitted based on academic merit with preference given to children from the nearby villages.  Families need to demonstrate an ability to pay 100% of the applicable tuition and fees in order to attend.

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Ikirwa School is a non-profit organization.  Our tuition and fees are set to cover the operating expenses of the school and ensure its future sustainability.