Our Challenge - educating girls in South Sudan

Welcome to Loreto Rumbek

Girls in South Sudan face extreme adversity in the pursuit of academic success. Even a basic education is a right denied to many.

Young girls and especially young women are less likely to enroll and more likely to drop out.

About our School

Loreto Rumbek is made up of a primary school, a secondary school and a Primary Health Care unit. The school first opened in 2008 and provides a much needed place of education for girls aged 5-20.

Director's Message

We hear from Sr. Orla Treacy
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Primary School

Boys and girls, aged 5-14.
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Secondary School

Girls, aged 14 to 20 years.
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Primary Health Care Centre

Our new PHCC opened in 2020
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Featured Articles

More than work experience…

27/05/2024

If you walk attentively through the Loreto compound, you will meet many young women and a few young men working alongside pupils, teachers, and staff…

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Loreto Women presented: Priscilla

26/04/2024

More than 400 young women have successfully graduated from the school since we began. The stories of these young women are so impressive and touching that we would like to share a few of them with you over the next 12 months.

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2023 Annual Report published

03/04/2024

Dear friends, we are delighted to be able to share with you our Annual Report, 2023 We have outlined some of the activities and achievements…

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