Background Information:

Kabarole District Education Department is headed by Mr. Rwakaikara Patrick as the District Education Officer.  In this department, he works with a very committed team of the following people: Mrs. Kasenene Elizabeth – Senior Education Officer, Mr. Rujumba Joseph – District Inspector of Schools, Mrs. Angwena Harriet Nyakahuma – Education Officer Special Needs Education, Mr. Mutembuzi William – Inspector of Schools, Ms. Matama Norah – Education Officer Guidance & Counseling, Ms. Tumuhairwe Teopista – District Sports Officer, Ms. Kabahenda Joyce – Secretary/Stenographer, Mr. Kayondo Fred– Driver and Ms. Kabatembuzi Beatrice – Office Attendant. 

Vision of the District:

“A beautiful district with a prosperous and harmonious people”.

Mission Statement of the District:

To achieve sustainable socio-economic development through efficient provision of quality services to the people in conformity with national policy and local priorities.

Mandate of Education Department:

To oversee the administration of education services with the aim of achieving the objectives of education.  The objectives include: achieving equitable access to relevant and quality education and training towards rapid transformation of the society and economy of the country; to ensure delivery of relevant and quality education and training for self-development and competitiveness in the global job market, enhance efficiency and effectiveness of education and sports in service delivery at all levels.  Once the objectives are achieved, then the vision and mission will be realized.

Kabarole District has 63 grant aided primary schools, 236 early childhood development centers (ECD), 74 private primary schools, 07 government aided secondary schools some of which offer U.S.E. program, 11 private secondary schools with some offering U.S.E. program, 1 Core Primary Teachers’ College, 1 technical college, 3 technical schools (Iruhuura, Bishop Balya, Bishop Magambo) and 3 Universities.


Welcome to Kabarole District


Kabarole District is Located in Western Uganda at a road Distance of 300 km from Kampala the capital city. It has an estimated population of 318,216 (Census 2014) and a population growth rate of 2.3 per annum. The District lies at an altitude of 1300-3800 meters above sea level. It borders with Bunyangabu in the south, Kamwenge in South East, Kyenjojo...