National exam results 2017

Our first cohort of pupils sat the Primary Leaving Examination (PLE) in 2017. We had 46 pupils sit the exam — 18 girls and 28 boys.

The candidates came from six academies located in five districts in eastern Uganda: Bugiri Municipality, Iganga, Jinja, Mayuge, and Tororo. The eastern region which is one of the poorest areas of the country and was the worst performing region of Uganda in the 2017 PLE.


Key statistic:


Further statistics:

Bridge Uganda pupils achieving Division 1 & 2 scores, by gender.

Girls education:

Bridge girls’ academic achievement is on par with Bridge boys, with a similar percentage of pupils placed in Division 1 and Division 2

Length of time:

The longer a child is at Bridge in Uganda the better they do in the PLE

Secondary schools: