Kishumundu Secondary School - A good place to learn!

Karibu! Welcome at Kishumundu Secondary School

CORONA-Virus / COVID19 Pandemy is in the whole world, including Tanzania. After several weeks closure due to Corona-Pandemy we re-opened our school on june, 29th. Of course special safety rules have to be followed:  





Respect the Hygienic Protection Rules: Avoid contact, keep distance (or wear a mask if you don´t) and wash your hands frequently!


There are many rumours about CORONA / COVID19. As knowledge is always better than rumours: You will find the real facts at Myth-Busters .


Karibu! Welcome at Kishumundu Secondary School

Kishumundu Secondary School (KSS) is a private school managed by the Diocese of Moshi (Tanzania). The school is open to Day as well as Boarding students of both genders and regardless of their religious orientation. In Form III and IV the KSS offers two branches with different priorities, Arts and Sciences.

  • In the Arts-Branch the subjects of teaching are Mathematics, Geography, History, Civics, English, Kiswahili, Religion, Commerce, Book-Keeping, Biology & Health, and Computering.
  • In our Science-Branch Mathematics, Geography, History, Civics, English, Kiswahili, Religion, Commerce*, Computering*, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics are teached. Note, that common subjects to both branches are in italics, whereas astericks (*) marked subjects are optional.


Successful teaching

In the recent years our school reached very good ranking positions in the nationwide final exams of Form IV students. Usually we are within the leading 15-20 % of all tanzanian schools, see graph below. If you like please check yourself our results of the last years online .






Discipline and hard work for spiritual and academic excellence.



To educate young Tanzanian boys and girls to become skilled, disciplined, competent, patriotic and happy Tanzanian youth who are self-reliant and able to face upcoming challenges successfully.



To provide quality education by using modern science, technology and teaching methods.


Please visit our Latest News page for information about recent activities at our school.


More about our School and Us

Kishumundu Secondary School ( Link to Entry at ) offers a computer room with internet access, a library, two classrooms equipped for experimental science (visit the subpage Academics for pictures), modern Dormatories for boys and girls (see subpage Accommodation for details), and a dining hall (see picture below). Visit the Lastest News subpage for recent improvements and actual activities at our school.


See us singing our School anthem:

See a 360 degree turn in our school yard in this movie:

This movie was taken a few years ago. In the meantime our school continued to improve, e.g. the roofs were newly painted, see Latest News and the movie below!


Students of our german partner School Kopernikusschule Freigericht created a movie about our school on their latest visit in 2018 - have a look, Karibu!


Feel free to visit one of our subpages, e.g. Latest NewsHistory of the school, Administration, Academics, Accommodation, and Guestbook to get more information about our school.


Our new Supporter Society: Kilimanjaro Skills Support

In 2018, on December 4th, a constitutional meeting took place to establish the Kilimanjaro Skills Support, an organisation with the Aim to support the further development of our school and of the Vocational Training Centre (VTC) in Moshi. Therefore this new organisation shall work Hand in Hand with our already existing german supporter organization Helfen macht Schule.


All tanzanians, but especially parents, citizens of the neighbor villages, relatives to present and former students, and former students themselves are invited to become a member.   




Last update: 20/7/2020 


Our internet pages were established on 17/07/2012 by Dr. Michael Bauer

Contact the webmaster (Dr. Bauer)


The Header picture from july 2012 shows the schoolyard from a position close to the administration.



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Flyer / Overview


Please visit our Latest News page for information about recent activities

at our school.


Our School: How everything started (Pics) - Historical Pictures of KSS

Successful teaching

Kishumundu Secondary School (School Registration No. s0492) in 2016 on position no. 471 of 3280 schools (= within the TOP 15%) in the final National Examinations of form IV students.


Kilimanjaro Skills Support: A new organization to support the development of our school was founded.


Online Study Resources at TETEA.


Great hand-over ceremony of the girls dormitory extensions. Please visit Latest News for more information!