Wolaitta LIQA School - a Secondary School for Talents
"The Liqa School is situated in Wolaitta Sodo, South Ethiopia.
The school has been established in 2007 by WoDA. The school is serving + 560 students by fulfilling their educational, medical, dormitory, feeding and other services. Among them are at least 200 OVC (orphan vulnerable children) and poor students who are described as "needy" and who are fully sponsored.
The school is modeled to be the center of Excellency in which different research based teaching learning methodologies are initiated.
Some remarkable achievements: Since 2014 LIQA School is known as one of the Best Schools in the Southern Region in providing quality education for those who are best in their performance, but orphan and vulnerable students of Wolaita Zone. During the national Exams 2014 they became the secondary school with the highest results in Ethiopia. In 2015 academic year all 78 students who took the Ethiopian Higher Institutions entrance examination passed the exam with very good results. One of the students scored 646 out of 700. In the 2018 national Exams 8 Liqa school students scored more than 600/700..
In this concern the School has been investing great effort to achieve the envisioned quality education and to produce influential citizens who can solve the prevailing socio-economic problems of the society."
Sponsorship program OVC students
Between 2010 and 2020 ISOB sponsored 22 of the most needy students (14 female and 8 male) with the help of different sponsors in the Netherlands. The students were carefully recognized by the LIQA school management. All 22 students have successfully finished the Liqa School and now join a University study in Ethiopia and abroad. At the end of 2019 individual sponsorship has stopped.
Through your investment in education you change the children's lives
enables them to have a brighter future
Your support has motivated the students
your generosity has positively affected and will continue to affect their future.