African School

Touching stories set against the backdrop of two village schools in Uganda, East Africa.

The programmes are stories of celebration and challenge that will rekindle memories of school years: teenage romance, exam pressure, football tournaments, special needs teaching, prefect elections, religion and sex education.

Production Information

Broadcaster: BBC Four

TX Date: June 2005

Format: 4 x 30

Other Series:  Chinese School, Indian School and Syrian School

Website: BBC - African School

Executive Producer(s):

Richard Bradley

Bill Locke

Awards & Nominations

One World Media Awards 2006

MDGs Award - Win


One World Media Awards 2006

Children's Rights Award - Win