Karakata Primary School has over 1,400 students. Our technology program currently begins with Standard 3 and continues through Standard 6. Students learn using apps that provide access to over 25,000 children’s books, as well as math apps and a custom app developed for RAWLI by Overpass Apps to help Swahili speaking children learn English as a second language. We also have a classroom equipped with an overhead projector and a laptop for group lessons. Our technology teacher interfaces with the English teacher to align the lessons with the curriculum developed by the Tanzania Ministry of Education.
Standard 3 has 200 students, Standard 4 has 170 students, Standard 5 has 185 students and Standard 6 has 166 students. In total, we have 721 students receiving regular instruction in ICT and ESL.