Cecilia Yiko

My name is Cecilia, and I am in Primary 6. I have been learning how to read different kinds of books in school and am working hard to hopefully become a nurse one day. I enjoy singing and playing with my best friend, Anna Bodo. The chores that I do on campus are slashing the grass and sweeping the church …

Tabitha Agin

Hello from Yei! My name is Tabitha and I am in Primary 8. I have been learning lots of things in school, but I find math to be my hardest subject. Outside of school I help around campus with chores like sweeping, burning trash, and cleaning the dining hall. My favorite thing to do in my free time is play …

Samuel Garang

Salam! I’m Samuel, but I still like to go by “Akui.” I’m in Primary 7 this year, and my favorite subjects are science and Christian studies. Outside of school, I have responsibilities like cutting the grass and digging and planting in the garden. In church, I have been learning how to live like Christ, and He is helping me learn …

Ruta Digo

Hi, my name is Ruta, and I’m continuing Primary 6 this year! In school, I enjoy science and social studies, but sometimes struggle with my behavior. In my free time, I like to color, sing, and play with my friends. I help out by sweeping and mopping, and I also lead worship in church. It has also been fun learning …

Racheal Solomon

Hello, I’m Rachel, but I still like to be called “Umina.” I’m in Senior 2 this year, and now that I’m getting older I have been spending a lot of time figuring out who I am and my purpose. There has been a lot of down time because of Covid-19. This caused me to struggle with losing interest and finding …

Noela Faida

Salam! I’m Noela, and I’m in Primary 8 this year. It has been interesting learning about civilization in school, and I really enjoy reading books. Because of Covid-19, we have had the time to learn some new skills, and I have had fun learning how to cook! I also like to help around campus by sweeping and cleaning our dorms. …

Naomi Ruth

Greetings from Yei! I am Naomi, and I’m in Primary 8 this year. I have been learning about gender equality and regional geography, but have some trouble pronouncing new words. Most girls do not get to receive an education here in South Sudan. I struggled with school when we were learning from the radio due to Covid-19, but am improving. …

Michael Lobari

Greetings! My name is Michael, and I am in Primary 7. Covid-19 has changed the way we have done school this year, and I am struggling with it. However, I am happy we have had the opportunity to learn when so many can’t go to school. I enjoy spending my free time playing football with my friends, Eli and David. …

Maria Kiden

Salam! I’m Maria, but I still like to be called by my last name “Kiden.” This year, I am waiting to see the results of my exams, but hopefully will be starting Secondary School soon. In my free time, I like to play volleyball with my friends and like to clean and sweep the dining room. This year, I have …

Margaret Kiden

Hello! My name is Margaret, but I go by “Kubaya.” I am in Primary 6 now in school. I have been learning reading and spelling in school, but I find them hard. Outside of class I help out around campus by sweeping and collecting litter. I am good at singing and enjoy using this gift in church. I love playing …