Arusha Modern School (AMS) is a private school, registered under the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training of Tanzania. It is also affiliated to the Cambridge Examination Board of London. The school runs Nursery, primary and Secondary school classes, boarding and day. The Nursery and Primary Schools are at Sakina area while Secondary school is at Njiro area, Arusha region.
AMS is built on the philosophy that every child can excel when given the right kind of guidance and support. It is a child-centric school as it is portrayed in the school logo. All the school activities revolve around developing a whole person. The school’s motto is ‘Education with Competence’ as its motto. It is committed to providing quality and value-based education in order to produce future leaders who have passion for Tanzanian and Africa.
The faculty members are selected from qualified professional teachers in Tanzania and from the neighbouring countries. The teachers are encouraged to embark on continuous learning especially in their fields of study. In addition the school organizes short technical and soft skills training courses as part of capacity building program for teachers. It encourages cross functional learning and experience sharing amongst teachers as well as coaching and mentoring from more experienced teachers
AMS strives to prepare graduates who will:
- Uphold high standard of ethical, moral and civic conduct.
- Make informed decisions on social issues
- Foster tolerance, cooperation and discourage extremist views
- Understand the people of the world through appreciation of diverse culture and what unite human beings as one creation