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Parent Support

Recommendations for parents

To use our learning portal smoothly, an ideal smart phone should have the following specifications and settings:
Student with phone

Suitable smartphone specs

Battery life – 2000mAh and above
Operating system – Android or iOS
Processor – 1.8Ghz and above
RAM – 2GB and above
Screen size – 4.7Inch and above
Storage – Inbuilt/Expandable storage of 16GB+
WIFI connections – 3G smartphone can work well, but 4G smartphone works excellently
Mobile data – must have ability to connect to the internet via mobile data
Camera megapixels – 12 and above
Screen light – Set at 50%
Phone back cover – recommended
Charging – connect to the extension cable and not directly on the wall socket
Must have a front camera on always
Clear internal speakers

Suitable Laptop & Computer Specs

Screen – 1080p, 12 – 14-inch screen
Processor – Core i5 and above
RAM – 8GB and above
Storage – SSD 256GB and above
Operating systems – Windows, iOS, Linux or ChromeOS
Battery life – 6 hours and above
Front camera is a must
Clear internal speakers
Screen light set at 50%
We do not recommend earphones
Student elearning

Also recommended

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Stable internet
  • Power bank for the gadget
  • Access to a printer
  • Table and seat at a comfortable height
  • Digital clock
  • Warm and quite learning environment

LEARNING MATERIALS FOR HIGHER CLASSES

  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Highlighters
  • Binders
  • Notebook
  • Textbooks (Depending on the course)
  • Supplemental texts (Depending on the course)
  • Online or old -school calendar
  • 12 inches ruler
  • Mathematics Casio FX-82AU plus 11 calculator
  • Mathematical set
  • Spring file
  • Eraser and a sharpener
  • Paper punch
  • Stapler and staples
  • A4 exercise books (200 pages, 2 squared and 10 ruled)
  • Sticky notes
  • Paper clips
  • Glue
  • Personal diary
  • Clipboard

TO ENSURE SMOOTH CLASS ATTENDANCE

  • In case the WiFi is not stable – use mobile data
  • Monitor your gadget battery level and connect to charge. In case the gadget runs out of power – use power bank
  • In case you can’t access the portal – request for class video links on class WhatsApp groups
  • In case you can’t access class – call the office number +254 704 007 008 / +254 704 007 008
  • We recommend that students get minimum 8-10 hours of sleep per day
  • We recommend students get minimum 2 hours for play and creative discourses
  • Parents are to create safe, quite, and secure environment for their children to learn
  • The students should get breakfast, a snack during tea break and lunch

LEARNING MATERIALS FOR LOWER CLASSES

  • Good News Bible
  • Water color and painting brush. (Size 10- 12)
  • 30cm ruler
  • Pair of Scissors. (Medium Size)
  • 3 Luminous Papers (hard texture)
  • 3 Assorted Manila papers
  • A5 Exercise books (11 ruled, 2 squared) for classwork and homework
  • Erasers, Sharpeners
  • Pencils (Pelican, School point)
  • Full size colored pencils (Pelican)
  • Glitters (Primary colors & Secondary Colors) I.e. Red, Yellow, Blue, Orange, Green, Purple

Keep children safe while using the internet

To ensure children’s safety, parents need to follow the below steps to be safe:

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