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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.

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.


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Dr. El Senzengakulu Zulu 
Washington D.C., DC
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