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January 2019

At the end of every schoolyear there is a pricegiving ceremony at school. Students with excellent results are getting diplomas as well as pupils who made a special effort in a certain subject. Among the lucky ones there were also some girls from Siama...
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August 2018

This year Namibia abolished wintertime and to spare the children the schoolway in the dark, school did only start at 7.30 a.m. this term. Yet it’s still very cold in the morning after african winternights and the sun isn’t strong enough to...
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May 2018

Mid of January the girls returned very rested from their summer holidays, several of them much taller than before. A big surprise was waiting for them: a new swimmingpool! Luckily the rain season only started late this year so the pool could be inaugurated...
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January 2018

The last term of 2017 was a very eventful one, not only because of the year’s end exams at school. At the annual Artist Trail in September the girls took part in a cook and baking workshop. They were instructed how to make a pizza dough and could...
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September 2017

How quickly time passes! During her holidays of two weeks one of our former protégées gave computerlessons to the girls. The youngest ones were introduced to the medium and the elder girls could consolidate their existing knowledge, everyone working...
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May 2017

The new schoolyear started with a good rain season for which the whole country longed. The Omaruru river was running several times what is always a very exciting event. One of the girls finished Primary School last year and went to Highschool so we accepted...
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January 2017

End of September the popular „Artist Trail“ takes place in Omaruru. Mainly local artists are doing exhibitions, perform theatre plays and concerts and organize workshops for the visitors. The girls also participated with enthousiasm in crafts, drawing...
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June 2016

We started this year with a new second hand bus for the transport of the girls, especially to school, and we were lucky to find a really nice one! Thanks to all the supporters of Siama who made this purchase possible! We also welcome a new girl going...
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