On February 20, 2023, a groundbreaking ceremony took place at Kyambogo College School to mark the beginning of a much-awaited construction project. The project involves the construction of a road that will run from the main gate of the school to the administration block. The ceremony was presided over by the Chairperson of the Board of Governors, Dr. Kasumba Stephen, and the Head teacher, Mr. Mugume Stanley.
The event was attended by various stakeholders, including the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) chairperson, Abbey Freeman, the chairperson of the finance committee, Mr. Kakuba Sultan Juma, and the head boy and head girl of the school. Also in attendance were representatives from JSG Construction Company Ltd, the contractors tasked with carrying out the project.
The construction of the road has been a long-awaited project for the school, and its commencement was a significant milestone for the entire Kyambogo College School community. The project aims to improve the accessibility of the school’s administration block, making it easier for students, staff, and visitors to move around the school.
Dr. Kasumba Stephen, the Chairperson of the Board of Governors, thanked everyone for their presence at the groundbreaking ceremony. He emphasized the importance of the project, stating that it would enhance the image of the school and make it more accessible to everyone. He also highlighted that the project was in line with the school’s strategic plan, which prioritizes infrastructure development.
Mr. Mugume Stanley, the Head teacher, also spoke at the ceremony, expressing his excitement about the project. He emphasized that the project would improve the school’s overall infrastructure and make it more attractive to both current and prospective students. He also expressed his gratitude to the Board of Governors, the PTA, and other stakeholders for their unwavering support towards the school’s development.
During the ceremony, representatives from JSG Construction Company Ltd presented the project’s timeline and construction plan. The project is expected to take one month, from February 20, 2023, to the end of March 2023. The contractors assured everyone that they would work efficiently to ensure that the project is completed within the given timeframe and to the highest quality standards.
The ceremony ended with the official groundbreaking, where Dr. Kasumba Stephen, Mr. Mugume Stanley, Abbey Freeman, Mr. Kakuba Sultan Juma, and the head boy and head girl of the school each took turns to dig the first shovels of soil, marking the beginning of the project.
In conclusion, the groundbreaking ceremony at Kyambogo College School was a significant event that marked the beginning of a crucial project. The construction of the road from the main gate to the administration block will enhance the school’s overall infrastructure and make it more accessible to all. The involvement of various stakeholders, including the Board of Governors, the PTA, and the contractors, underscores the importance of the project and the school’s commitment to its development.