Harambee Philosophy

- The word. Harambee literary means "pooling together?"

- Harambee philosophy is the guiding principle of working together and pooling resources according to individual ability and willingness to bring about development in education and other areas of national development.
- Harambee philosophy is associated with the founding father of the National of Kenya Mzee Jomo Kenyatta.

- He used the word " Harambee" as a clarion call to pool efforts and resources for development of an independent nation.

- The growth of independent schools before independence was through similar cooperative efforts by the communities involved to provide facilities of the much desired western education.