Ssenkungu Joseph

Ssenkungu Joseph is 13 years old Bridge Alumni from Nansana municipality. He has been at Bridge Nansana for 2 years and says that since joining Bridge, he is happier about his studies. “Bridge has helped me to speak and write English better,” he says.

Joseph believes Bridge has changed his life and improved his studies. “I was struggling in mathematics when I came in but now I can easily score a distinction,” he smiles. He adds that “Bridge provides learning materials in plenty, the teachers are experienced and caring.”

He managed to score a division 1 score of 11 aggregate in the PLE 2020 exams which he credits to his teachers.

Joseph lives with both his parents; his mother is a teacher whereas his father is a policeman. His favourite subject is mathematics and he wants to become a pilot in the future. His favourite teacher is Mr Ivan Kasozi who teaches mathematics and science. Beyond the classroom, Joseph was involved in extracurricular activities. He enjoyed playing football. Joseph’s story shows that with a strong school foundation it is possible to achieve success.