CONSTRUCTION OF WORKSHOP BLOCK

Construction of Workshop block

St. Konrad Integrated Vocational School is constructing a workshop-block which will contain all the workshops, namely BCP, TCG, CJ, PL, MF, AGRIC, and EI.
The Governing Body of the School is grateful to all supporters of the School for the work so far done. It invites all well-wishers to generously contribute to this noble cause.
Skills are Food.

Director.

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St.Konrad celebrates 10 Years Jubilee

St.Konrad Integrated Vocational School was officially opened by his Lordship Bishop Callist Rubaramira, the Bishop of Kabale Diocese, on 11th February 2008. Ten years later, the School celebrated with great joy its own existence. To grace the occasion was Bishop Francis Aquilinus Kibira, the Ordinary of Kasese Diocese, Fr. Kurt Pittertschatscher, the founding sponsor of the School, Fr. Lucian Arinaitwe, the Kabale Diocesan Secretary, Fr. Balthazar Ndyomugabe, the Parish Priest of Rushoroza Parish, Fr. Felix Bunimba – the Parish Priest of Buhara Parish, the representatives of Parents from Kasese, Mbarara, Rukungiri, and many other districts from where students come, and many other dignitaries. Present were also the Community members around the areas of Buhara Subcounty in which the School is situated.
The ceremony started at 10:00 a.m with Holy Mass and was followed by entertainment and Lunch.
The Preaching by Bishop Kibira was an invitation to all parents and Ugandans in general to appreciate Vocational Training in Schools as a way of building up strong families. All speakers invited the parents to support St. Konrad Integrated Vocational School by sending more children for training.
The Director in his speech thanked the Bishop of Kabale for his unfailing support to the school. He further thanked the benefactors who have made it possible for the school to exist. He thanked the parents for choosing the school and for the sacrifices they make to support their children with school needs. With the Motto: Skills are Food, the Director invited all Ugandans to embrace the strategy of skilling Ugandans as the main way of overcoming poverty and of steering Uganda to higher horizons of development.
St. Konrad in 10 years has been able to produce constructors, plumbers, electricians, agriculturalists, tailors, Metal workers, and carpenters. There were more than 30 Old Girls and Boys in attendance, some of which have 2018 qualified on Diploma Level in various trades.
Ugandan Youth would not be suffering from unemployment if many schools adopted the training model in St. Konrad Integrated Vocational School, where the Learners combine secondary School training with Vocational Training.
The School aims to ensure that Ugandans, especially the poor in rural areas shall be able to lead a better life due to improved incomes and accessibility to many services because of the empowerment derived from the School.
Director.

ST. KONRAD SCHOOL BUS

St. Konrad Integrated Vocational School has a School Bus. This was a dream. Now it is a reality. St. Konrad is very grateful to all who contributed to the realization of this dream: Many people contributed towards the Silver Jubilee of the Director, many contributors to the Foerderverein St. Konrad Bebaase Uganda, and the great contribution from MIVA Austria.

St. Konrad is proud to enter the Club of School buses. St. Konrad School Bus has a message: Skills are Food.

This Bus is a special gift towards the Silver Jubilee of the Director

ST.KONRAD SCHOOL BUS
SKILLS ARE FOOD

ST.KONRAD PARTICIPATED IN KABALE TOUR 2017

St. Konrad Integrated Vocational school, was among the schools which participated in the Kigezi Tour speared by Radio Rubanda. The tour consisted in the Branding and Marketing of the Schools and companies involved.
We are grateful to all students and Staff who participated actively in this activity to make St. Konrad visible in the Region.

ST. KONRAD VISIBLE IN KABALE STADIUM SHOW

ST.KONRAD’S DAY

The Patron’s Feast Day of St. Konrad Integrated Vocational School, ist dedicated to St.Konrad, a capuchin Brother from Parzham. The celebration occurs on 21. April every year. This year’s celebration was graced by Fr. Austen Christmas, the Assistant Priest of Buhara Parish, and the Kabale District Education Officer.
St. Konrad is the Patron whose life reflects the spirit of the School, to give to the hungry the nourishment they need. The School does that by offering to train the youth in skills so that they can feed themselves and their families.

Parents, Students, Teachers, government official, Religious leaders

SILVER JUBILEE OF THE DIRECTOR 25. FEB 2017

St. Konrad Community was graced to celebrate with the Director, Fr. Pastor Mpora together with the visitors, especially from Austria, Katigondo National Major Seminary, Kabale Diocesan Clergy and many other visitors from Uganda, his 25th Anniversary Priestly Ordination. In the colourful ceremony graced by the Vicar General of Kabale Diocese, Msgr. Silverio Twinomugisha, the beauty of priestly vocation was clearly seen in what Priestly life can accomplish in those God chooses to call. Many thanks to all those who attended and continue praying for the increase in fruitful priestly vocations.

Lord make us instruments to serve you in Love and Truth

CELEBRATION OF MASS AND ENTERTAINMENT AT ST. KONRAD

A VISIT IN FEBRUARY OF FRIENDS FROM AUSTRIA

St. Konrad Integrated Vocational School was in February honoured to host four members from Austria: Fr. Kurt Pittertschatscher, Mr. William Pohn, Mrs. Maria Pohn and Mrs. Gabriele Weidinger. The Came to see the progress of the School and were happy with the developments. The visit happened as the Director was celebrating the Silver Jubilee of his priestly ordination. It was a colourful ceremony. St. Community of St. Konrad is very grateful for the visit and invites other friends to come and visit it.

MAG. ING. WILHELM POHN, PFR. KURT PITTERTSCHATCHER, FRAU MARIA POHN, FRAU GABRIELE WEIDINGER