After a two-year suspension, school games are making a comeback. After the deadly Covid 19 pandemic in Kenya, the games were halted in March 2020. However, the wait is now over, as the Ministry of Education has released the 2022 school sports calendar.
Co-Curricular Activities are a critical component of the teaching and learning process in ah education systems. It is through these programmed activities that the learner talents are identified, nurtured and developed.
The Ministry of Education in consultation with key stakeholders has now decided that co-curricular activities resume fully in all basic learning Institutions. in term two, 2022, primary and secondary school sports will be activated as well as music. The Kenya Science and Engineering Fair and Drama competitions will be in term one year 2023.
Schools are therefore advised to start training of their teams in preparations for the National championship and other regional and international championships. The activities well be he!d mostly during weekends, mid-terms and school holiday.
This comes after a stakeholders’ meeting that was held earlier this year. The decision for games Resumption was arrived at during the four-day caucus attended by the Kenya Secondary Schools Sports Association (KSSSA) officials and their counterparts from the Ministry of Education.
Term One Championship has already been completed.
National championship for term two games activities has been scheduled for September 8th to 13th, 2022, in Kapsabet, Rift Valley Region.
The Sub counties and counties must complete their term one games by June 14, 2022, according to the calendar.
KSSSA TERM 2 GAMES CALENDAR 2022
|1||East Africa (FEAASA) Games at Arusha in Tanzania.||13th September to 25th September, 2022|
|2||KSSSA Nationals at Nandi County (Kapsabet Boys and Girls)||September 8th to 13th September, 2022.|
TERM TWO (8 TH – 13
Basketball, Hockey, Swimming
Arrival of teams:
Action day: Departure:
TH SEPTEMBER 2022)
Netball, & Racquets,
Handball, Rugby and
Nakuru county 8th Sept, 2022.
9 th – 12th Sept, 2022
1 3th Sept, 2022
(8 TH – 13TH SEPTEMBER
Arrival of Teams Action Days. Departure:
8th Sept, 2022
9th– 12th Sept,022
13th Sept, 2022
|FEDERATION OF EAST AFRICA SCHOOLS SPORTS ASSOCIATION CHAMPIONSHIP, IN|
Coordination: 13th Sept, 2022
Arrival: 14th Sept, 2022
Action: 15th – 23 rd Sept, 22
Departure to Kenya: 24th Sept, 2022
Departure to Schools: 25th Sept, 2022
|SNE SECONDARY GAMES (8TH – 13|
Arrival of Teams:
Action Days: Departure:
TH SEPTEMBER, 2022)
Hill Sch. Sec.
8th Sept, 2022
9th Aug. – 12th Sept, 22
13th Sept, 2022
|SNE PRIMARY SCHOOL BALL GAMES (8TH – 12TH SEPTEMBER, 2022)|
Host County: Uasin Gishu
Venue: Hill School Primary
Arrival of Teams: 8th Sept, 2022
Action Days: 9th Sept – 12th Sept, 2022
Departure: 1 3th Sept, 2022
|KENYA MUSIC FESTIVAL (16TH – 23 RD SEPTEMBER, 2022) KISUMU|
Host County: Kisumu County
Venue: Maseno University
Reporting: 16th Sept, 2022
Action: 17th -23 rd Sept, 2022
Gala: 23 rd Sept, 2022
STATE CONCERT: 24TH SEPTEMBER,
2022 AT STATE LODGE KISUMU