Tororo Girls School

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Tororo Girls School
Location
Tororo, Tororo District
Uganda
Information
Type Public middle school and high school
Motto "Light for life"
Established 1960
Head teacher Principal
Athletics football, cricket, athletics, netball, volleyball, lawn tennis, table tennis, hockey
Website

Tororo Girls Secondary School, commonly known as Tororo Girls School (TGS), is an all-girls boarding school covering grades 8 -13 in the Eastern Region of Uganda.[1]

Location[edit]

TGS is in the town of Tororo, about 5 kilometres (3 mi) southeast of the town's central business district.[2] This is appro 210 kilometres (130 mi), by road, east of Kampala, the capital and largest city of Uganda.[3] The coordinates of the school campus are 0°39'57.0"N, 34°11'21.0"E (Latitude:0.665833; Longitude:34.189167).[4]

Notable alumni[edit]

Some of the notable women who have attended TGS include the following:

Notable faculty[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eremu, John (12 February 2006). "Are Single-Sex Schools Better Academically?". New Vision. Kampala. Retrieved 15 June 2016. 
  2. ^ GFC (15 June 2016). "Distance between Tororo Market, Tororo, Eastern Region, Uganda and Tororo Girls School, Tororo, Eastern Region, Uganda". Glbefeed.com (GFC). Retrieved 15 June 2016. 
  3. ^ Globefeed.com (15 June 2016). "Distance between Kampala, Central Region, Uganda and Tororo Girls School, Tororo, Eastern Region, Uganda". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 15 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Google (15 June 2016). "Location of Tororo Girls School" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 15 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Kasyate, Simon (9 May 2016). "Jovial Jennifer Musisi started baking in P3". The Observer (Uganda). Kampala. Retrieved 15 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Natukunda, Carol (8 May 2009). "Akello Refused To Take A No For An Answer". New Vision. Kampala. Retrieved 15 June 2016. 
  7. ^ Monitor Team (8 June 2016). "Who are the new faces in Museveni's Cabinet?: Grace Freedom Kwiyucwiny - State Minister for Northern Uganda". Daily Monitor. Kampala. Retrieved 8 June 2016. 
  8. ^ Ogwang, Joel (28 January 2009). ""I'm Still Around" Says Minister Bitamazire". New Vision. Kampala. Retrieved 15 June 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 00°39′57″N 34°11′21″E / 0.66583°N 34.18917°E / 0.66583; 34.18917