The partnership between Sir John Lawes and Ndeke High School in Zambia began in September 2005. The decision to partner with Ndeke was made by the Geography department and a group of Year 9 More Able students who had volunteered to be part of an extra-curricular group focused on establishing international links.
The aims of the partnership between SJL and Ndeke are to:
The partnership between SJL and Ndeke has been supported through the British Council Global School Partnership Programme (http://www.britishcouncil.org/globalschools). This has enabled us to carry out a number of reciprocal teacher and pupil visits as well as to carry out a range of curriculum work.
We have achieved a lot together in the years that we have been linked and look forward to continued successes in the future.