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USAP Community School Class of 2023 Application Now Open!

The USAP Community School will now be accepting applications for the Class of 2023, which will be the schools third class. 45 students will receive placements to start in January 2022. About the USAP Community School The USAP Community School is an A-level residential school fortalented but economically disadvantaged students from across Zimbabwe. The school … Continue reading USAP Community School Class of 2023 Application Now Open!

20 Interns for 2024 ZCC Program

Our 2024 Zimbabwe Career Connect (ZCC) Internship Program has successfully placed 20 interns at 14 different organizations, set for a deep and immersive experience in the local professional landscape. ZCC is a unique opportunity for Zimbabwean college students studying abroad to gain valuable work experience across various sectors on-site in Zimbabwe. Our role is to … Continue reading 20 Interns for 2024 ZCC Program

$10K+ Raised at 2024 Roger Brackley Run

The Roger Brackley Half Marathon Fundraiser, held on the 19th of May at Old Georgians Sports Club, was a remarkable event that brought together participants and supporters to raise funds for the operaration of USAP Community School. Through the collective efforts of all involved, 26,460 Zig and USD $10,600 was raised. The success of the … Continue reading $10K+ Raised at 2024 Roger Brackley Run

Celebrating Africa Day 2024 at USAPCS

The 2024 Africa Day celebration at USAP Community School’s new campus in Marondera was a vibrant and culturally rich event that brought together students, staff, and alumni to commemorate the diversity and heritage of the African continent. The day was filled with a variety of exciting activities that showcased the talents and creativity of the … Continue reading Celebrating Africa Day 2024 at USAPCS

We have moved home! USAPCS Commences 2nd Term on New Campus

The USAP Community School started its 2024 second term at USAPCS’ new and permanent campus located on Ruwazi Road in Marondera. The new campus is set on 93 hectares of wondrous miombo woodlands and balancing rocks. This significant transition marks a pivotal moment in the school’s history, signaling growth and progress for the institution and … Continue reading We have moved home! USAPCS Commences 2nd Term on New Campus

USAPCS Code Crusaders come first at TeXpo ‘24 Hackathon

Congratulations to the Code Crusaders: Hazel Ncube, Hitahlula Shimbani, Mbusiseni Khumalo and Denise Antonio, a Team from USAP Community School, for coming first at the TeXpo ‘24 Hackathon. The TeXpo ‘24 Hackathon, held from 22 to 25 April 2024, brought together brilliant young minds from various schools and universities to tackle pressing issues in today’s … Continue reading USAPCS Code Crusaders come first at TeXpo ‘24 Hackathon

10 Rise Finalists attributed to Education Matters

Education Matters, Rise’s partner in Zimbabwe, played a pivotal role in the success story of 10 out of the selected 500 Rise Global Finalists in the 2023-2024 application round, three of which are USAP Community School students. This is a significant increase in the number of finalists directly supported by Education Matters, rising from five … Continue reading 10 Rise Finalists attributed to Education Matters

2024 Capstone Fellow Spotlight: Kudzaishe Chaonwa

Photography, film, and healthcare—my three passions seem quite divergent, especially because I was personally obliged to brainstorm a Capstone Project that resonated with all three. Then I thought “I once participated in the National Aids Council school quiz competitions at St Faith’s, my previous school, so it would be nice to incorporate another of my … Continue reading 2024 Capstone Fellow Spotlight: Kudzaishe Chaonwa

Six USAPCS students become AFS Global STEM Accelerators

Six USAPCS students, Jean-Annah Tafadzwa Muzenda, Mufaro Laura Nyamoa, Kundai Cleopatra Chirambayi, Londubuhle Moyo, Nenyasha Majurira and Sindi Nkulu, were accepted into the prestigious AFS Global STEM Accelerator Program, one of AFS Intercultural’s programs. This year, 2024 marks the first year of our participation in this STEM program after our initial involvement in 2023 with … Continue reading Six USAPCS students become AFS Global STEM Accelerators

2024 Capstone Fellowship Mid-Program Retreat

The Capstone Fellowship Midterm Retreat, which took place from the 19th to 21st of March at the Education Matters office, was a pivotal event for the Capstone Fellows. This retreat served as a platform for the fellows to come together, reflect on their projects, receive guidance on various aspects related to their capstone experience, and … Continue reading 2024 Capstone Fellowship Mid-Program Retreat

USAPCS Spotlight: Model UN

From March 14th to 17th, ten USAP Community School students attended ZiMUN, a three-day Model United Nations conference held at Harare International School. These students were the first delegates to represent USAP at a Model UN Conference in the school’s history. At the conference, students represented various nations and tackled some of the world’s most … Continue reading USAPCS Spotlight: Model UN