Celebrating 47 Years of Academic Success!
Ujamaa Shule is the oldest completely independent Afrikan-centered school in the United States, founded in 1968 by Dr. El Senzengakulu Zulu.WHO AND WHAT IS UJAMAA?UJAMAA
a Kiswahili word that means Family hood of Cooperative Economics.UJAMAA
is a non-profit independent Afrikan School.UJAMAA
receives no government or Corporate funds.UJAMAA
practices and emphasizes our traditional Afrikan culture.UJAMAA
is a collective of families who do for self, build, share, respect each other and believe in self-determination.UJAMAA
operates five days a week, serving children preschool through secondary level and offering vegetarian meals.
UJAMAA’s program provides for training in all facets of life; building character, independence, self-sufficiency and positive approaches to meeting life’s challenges. It is the mission of Ujamaa Shule to develop the total being and ensure each child reaches his or her highest potential.