Rainbow International School

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Rainbow International School

Tyaba Zone

Makindye Division
Kampala Uganda
Motto Nil Satis Nisi Optimum (Nothing But The Best)
School district Makindye
School number 800
Age range 2-18
Language English
Hours in school day 8:00 - 3:00
Houses Impala, Rwenzori, Sesse, Kyoga
Colour(s) Rainbow colours
Sports Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Swimming, Rugby, Cricket (under discusion)
Affiliation COBIS

Rainbow International School is an international school for infant, junior and secondary education in the Kampala district of Uganda.

The Rainbow International School was established in September 1991 as a primary school with 29 children. In September 1995, the school moved to its present 9-acre (36,000 m2) site with newly constructed purpose-built classrooms and administration block and playing fields. The school is in the Kampala district. It is owned by the Midland Group of companies.

The Rainbow School has been helped and fund-raised for by the Run4Unity association and the Focolaré.


International Talent Show[edit]

This talent show was created by Rainbow, in which students from nearby international schools take part. There are three categories: vocal, instrumental and dance, and usually takes place in or around March of the current academic year. (Greenhill Academy is not an international School)

Aga Khan International School Uganda
  • debut 2015
Greenhill Academy
  • debut 2014, exited 2015
Galaxy International School Uganda
  • debut 2014
GEMS International School Uganda
  • TBA
Kampala International School of Uganda
  • debut 2012; winner 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
International School of Uganda
  • debut 2012, exited 2013
Heritage International School Uganda
  • debut 2012, exited 2014
Kabojja International School Uganda
  • debut 2012

Talent Show (Rainbow Only)[edit]

The internal talent show was founded by former Head Girl Inge Baredse and has taken place every year since to determine the participants in the international talent show. This Talent Show, comparing to the International Talent Show, also includes drama and comedy & takes place in the first term of the current academic year. The


In Rainbow there are two major Charities: CARE and "Habitat For Humanity". Nevertheless, there are two other charities: 3C founded by Sharon Kahumbu and Noella Byenkya, and "Lost And Found" founded by Lynn Muhairwe and Cinthya Peng.

Duke of Edinburgh Award[edit]

Rainbow commenced its participating in Duke of Edinburgh award in September 2014, which was opened by Mr. Skulmosky. The current Duke of Edinburgh Award leader is Mr. Morton.


External links[edit]

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