Lusaka West School is a co-educational primary and secondary school with a Christian ethos. It offers both boarding and day facilities, with most pupils being boarders. Set in immaculate surroundings, it offers both the Examination Council of Zambia syllabus and the Cambridge syllabus. Lusaka West School strives to develop its pupils holistically using progressive methods to nurture individual potential. The school provides quality education at an affordable cost to local and expatriate children in Zambia.
Lusaka West Primary School follows the Zambian curriculum, covering Literacy and Languages, Mathematics, Creative and Technology Studies, Bible Knowledge, Social and Developmental Studies, Physical Education and Environmental Science. It thrives on being a family of learners and staff - diverse but with a common goal.
Offers Bible knowledge
Creative life skills
The success and reputation of Lusaka West Secondary School, founded in 2007, led to the establishment of the Primary School Section in 2014. The Primary School offers both day and boarding options.
Approach to child development
Lusaka West School offers small classes and an enviable teacher to pupil ratio. This allows teachers to work with and understand each individual pupil. The school focuses on nurturing children successfully through targeted activities inside and outside the classroom, enhancing the learning opportunities of every child.
Sports and cultural activities
The school has a rich sports calendar and every individual is expected to participate. Expert coaching and skills development are provided for netball, football and athletics, amongst other sports. Cultural activities include educational tours, speech and drama, music and art clubs.
The school has a sophisticated computer centre, teaching computer literacy to all primary students, and familiarising them with the basics of computer technology.
Lusaka West School follows the Examination Council of Zambia syllabus for Junior secondary, and the Cambridge syllabus for Senior secondary. It prides itself on creating a pleasant conducive ambience for learning and growth, through the development of fully-functional facilities, attractive buildings and beautiful grounds.
The Cambridge syllabus followed in Senior secondary classes
Offers music and art clubs
Compulsory co-curricular activities
Lusaka West Boarding and Day School (Secondary Section) has been in existence since 2007, during which it has provided some of the best education in Zambia.
Subjects offered in Junior secondary
French and Computers
Senior pupils follow the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) syllabus.
Subjects offered at Senior secondary
Lusaka West School facilities
Among the facilities are the library, state of the art science and computer laboratories, and spacious and well ventilated classrooms and hostels. The school subscribes to the Keep Zambia Clean Campaign and the surroundings are always looked after meticulously.
Pupils must choose at least two activities from Drama, Anti-Aids, Scripture Union, Board Games, Jets Club, French Club, Football, Basketball, Volleyball and Netball.