Who We Are

Our Vision

The vision of Gitega International Academy is to raise up well -equipped and godly young leaders of the global community

Our Mission

It is our goal to raise a generation of excellent leaders of integrity for the transformation of Burundi and East Africa, by offering exemplary education within a Christian environment.

Core Values

“Integrity, Excellence & Leadership

Recent Works

Latest Blog

The 2016/2017 Parents General Assembly

We are glad to receive our beloved parents this Saturday,October 1, 2016 in our school for a Parents General Assembly. This, unlike other assemblies, is unique in such a way that it will bring together all the parents from the beginner grade 7’s to the graduates-in-waiting in grade 12. Our gates will open at exactly

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Drawing Near to the End

Drawing Near to the End Normal learning activities came to an end at GIA on Friday 27th May 2016. Both staff and students were engaged in preparations for this weeks’ End of Year Exams. The exams which kicked off yesterday morning have so far been smooth, with majority of the students being integral during the

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GIA’S INTER-CLASS SPELLING “B” COMPETITION Last week saw the students of GIA compete as class in what is known as the “Spelling B” competition. “Spelling -B” an inter-class contest where students compete in spelling commonly misspelled words; and pronounce homophones. It is held monthly together with other extra-curricular activity to engage students during their free

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GIA’S VISITING DAY & PARENTS GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING This weekend, as GIA we hosted our parents for the Gitega International Academy visiting day which happens every first week of the month. The students were happy to receive their parents who had come with different types of food to come and share and bond over. During

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Students Ministry

This past weekend saw our very own GIA Choir, go out to minister and be part and parcel of the St. Luke Cathedral Anglican Church of Burundi, Gitega. The choir led by the principal, Mr. Leonce Nsengiyumva and the Music teacher, Mr. Ezekiel Nduwimana was invited by their host church to lead the service. Mr.

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Grade 10 Sitting for Terra Nova Tests

GIA’s grade 10 students shall today be sitting for the Terra Nova Examinations. These tests shall run from the 27th to the 29th of April 2016 during the morning periods. Different teachers and staff members shall be supervising these tests to ensure that students do them with integrity & excellence. TerraNova is a series of

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