Established in 2008 in South Sudan, Loreto Rumbek Primary and Secondary School educates girls from ages 5 to 20.

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Sparking an interest in science – the Loreto Science Fair

By Loreto Rumbek / May 10, 2018 / 0 Comments

It is a hot busy day at Loreto Primary School, with an occasional breeze and the sounds of children bursting with excitement as they assemble under a big lulu tree. In a few minutes, the Science Fair will begin, a highly anticipated event filled with educational entertainment. At the end of every term, the school…

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Loreto Girls Win Essay Contest on Women’s Contribution to Peace in South Sudan

Loreto Girls Win Essay Contest on Women’s Contribution to Peace in South Sudan

By Loreto Rumbek / April 24, 2018 / Comments Off on Loreto Girls Win Essay Contest on Women’s Contribution to Peace in South Sudan

This year, the UN called upon students from Secondary schools through a competitive essay contest on the critical topic of “How can Women Contribute to Durable Peace in South Sudan”.

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Loreto – Rumbek Extended Impact Report 2017

By Loreto Rumbek / November 5, 2017 / Comments Off on Loreto – Rumbek Extended Impact Report 2017

Our Extended Impact report for 2017 has been published and is now available for download.

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Sr. Orla Treacy recognized for her humanitarian work in South Sudan

By Loreto Rumbek / November 4, 2017 / Comments Off on Sr. Orla Treacy recognized for her humanitarian work in South Sudan

Sr. Orla from Bray, Ireland, has been with the Loreto — Ireland Mission in South Sudan since its inception in 2006. One of three sisters originally sent to develop the school, Sr. Orla has remained a constant in the community for 12 years. In this time, the Loreto Girls Secondary School in Rumbek has grown…

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Welcome to our new website

By Loreto Rumbek / October 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

Welcome! We would love to take this opportunity to welcome you to the new website for the Loreto Programs in Rumbek, South Sudan. We know that most of our friends and supporters may not be able to visit us in person and we hope that this website will help you to stay involved. For those…

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