A warm welcome to Musikili Primary School in Mazabuka, Zambia, one of the top primary boarding schools in Africa.Musikili Primary School


Our ethos is that of a happy, friendly family providing opportunities for all our pupils by giving them a well rounded education. Originally built for local farmers and business people, Musikili now attracts children with diverse backgrounds from throughout Zambia.

The School has purpose built accommodation and is located in the Southern Province of Zambia 16 Km west of Mazabuka in the heart of sugar cane country.

The Musikili experience is unique and we are proud to be one of the finest boarding schools in Africa.

Here are just some of the many reasons why discerning parents choose our School:

  • Education in a safe, secure, disciplined environment.Therefore we only provide education for Grade 1 to 7 pupils, age 5 to 13 years.
  • Children learn self-discipline and gain confidence and independence in the company of lots of friends.
  • Small class sizes allowing for plenty of individual attention.
  • Comfortable accommodation, healthy home cooked food, much of which comes from our own kitchen garden.
  • Caring, supportive staff to ensure that our pupils settle in happily.
  • Weekly and flexible boarding including weekends if desired. Busy parents can enjoy a full life during the week and quality time with their children at weekends.
  • Positive behaviour is emphasized at all times and we have a deserved reputation for well mannered and disciplined pupils.
  • Well qualified and experienced staff work exceptionally hard with all pupils to achieve high standards of academic and sporting excellence.
  • Progress is welcomed and encouraged so that links between school and home work effectively.
  • Educational visits are enjoyed by pupils. With an emphasis on conservation these support the curriculum and develop knowledge in a range of subjects.
  • Varied program of weekend activities for children who do not go home. Their Common Room is equipped with Dstv, a video machine and DVD, games and books.
  • Excellent computing facilities with email for regular parental contact and controlled access to the Internet to pupils studies.
  • Preparation for secondary schools anywhere.
  • Affordable fees and a weekly bus service to and from Lusaka.
  • Added to all this we have superb indoor and outdoor sports facilities including extensive playing fields, a covered pavilion, 25 metre swimming pool and tennis courts.