MoE Releases calander of events for 2019 Games and Co-Curricular activities

Here is the comprehensive calendar of events for 2019 Games and Co-Curricular activities

Secondary Schools’ 2019 Games and Co-Curricular calendar

  • Term One Games ( featuring: Basketball, Hockey, Rugby 15’s, Rugby 7’s, Swimming, Handball and Athletics) shall be held at Shimo La Tewa and Shanzu TTC, in Mombasa County of the Coast Region between 5th and 14th April, 2019 . A total of about 1,912 participants will be competing. The championship will also feature about 600 participants from the Special Secondary Schools.
  • Term two Games (Featuring: Rugby 7’s, Netball, Football U16 & U19, Volleyball and Racquet games) will be held at the lake side city of Kisumu (Nyanza Region) between 26 th July to 4th August, 2019. Missing from this schedule, though, are: Decathlon, Heptathlon and Cross Country championships. A total of 1,408 participants, drawn from the eight regions, will compete during the term 2 games. About 600 participants from the Special Needs Secondary Schools will also be in competition.

Federation of East African Secondary School’s Games (FEASSSA) 2019

Tanzania will host the 18th edition of the Federation of East Africa Secondary Schools Sports Associations, FEASSA, games next year. The games that shall be staged in Mwanza will run from 15th to 24th August, 2019. A total of 700 participants from Kenya will be taking part in the FEASSSA Championship, in 2019 (next year).

Kenya National Drama Festival 2019

The Nationals in the Kenya National Drama Festival shall be held from 3rd to 13th of April, 2019. The event will be staged in the Western Region, Kakamega County, featuring a total of 15,000 Participants.

Kenya National Drama Festival National Workshop For Trainers 2019

The training is slated for 5th to 10th of December, 2018, at the Kenya School of Government in Embu County of Eastern Region. About two hundred trainers will be in attendance.

Kenya Science and Engineering Fair Competitions 2019

The National fair shall be held at the Rift Valley, Nakuru County, from 7th to 12th April, 2019. Approximately 800 participants will be show casing their prowess in Science.

Kenya National Science and Engineering Fair Training 2019

The training for National trainers is scheduled for 4th to 5th of January, 2019, at the Machakos University.

Kenya Music Festival Writers’ Workshop 2019

The workshop was slated for the 30th November to 5th December, 2018, at the Kenya School of Government. A total of 80 participants were to be in attendance.

Kenya Music Festival National Adjudicators and Trainers Workshop 2019

  • Venue: Tom Mboya Labour College, in Kisumu.
  • Dates: 15th to 19th April, 2019.
  • Number of Participants: 200

Kenya Music Festival, National Level 2019

  • Venue: Kabarak University, Nakuru County; Rift Valley Region
  • Dates: 5th to 17th August, 2019.
  • Number of participants: 100,000

East Africa Music Dance and Drama 2019

  • Venue: Fort Portal, Uganda
  • Dates: 16th to 23rd August, 2019.
  • Number of participants: 500

East African Community Students’ Essay Writing Competition 2019

  • March, 2019: Distribution of topics 2019 Essay topics to schools.
  • May/ June, 2019: Follow-up and publicity of Essay topics in schools.

Primary Schools’ Championships 2019

  • Term 1 games (featuring Athletics):
    • Venue: Mumias Stadium, Kakamega County; Western Region.
    • Dates: 7th to 13th April, 2019.
    • Number of Participants: About 800. The Special needs primary schools will have 600 participants.
  • Term 2 Games (featuring Ball Games)
    • Venue: Meru School and Kaaga Girls in Eastern Region, Meru County.
    • Dates: 31st July to 7th August, 2019.
    • Number of participants: Approximately 1,000. The Special needs primary schools will have 1,000 participants.

Kenya Teachers Training Colleges National Ball Games Championship 2019

  • Venue: Meru TTC, Eastern Region; Meru County.
  • Dates: 28th March to 5th April, 2019.
  • Number of Participants: 1,300.

Kenya Teachers Training Colleges National Paralympic and Athletics Championship 2019

  • Venue: Eregi TTC; Western Region, Kakamega County.
  • Dates: 12th to 20th May, 2019.
  • Number of Participants: 800.