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Being a room captain

Every bedroom at Happy House is shared by a group of children, with one as room captain.  It's a role which comes with some responsibility and it's important that the captain has the respect of t...
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We miss our international visitors

Since the pandemic began in March 2021, the Happy House family has be missing all the visitors they receive from the UK, Europe and other parts of the world. As Watamu is a sought-after holiday destin...
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Looking after Papa

The Happy House family has wrapped a comfort blanket of love around their very special Papa Dave.  Since the loss of his beloved Sue, Papa has found strength from being at Happy House with the fa...
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Making space for the new

Harry and his Happy House friends have been busy in the garden clearing their pumpkin patch.  Now they have harvested the pumpkins, which will be used to make delicious soup, they need to clear a...
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Helping each other

Jacinta works hard at school and tries to be a role model for her younger brothers and sisters at Happy House. After spending time with them encouraging and motivating them with their school work, Jac...
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Academic clinic

Following recent exams, Happy House teachers held an academic clinic where they could talk to youngsters about their results.  Involving students fully , collectively and individually, is the pat...
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Computer suite with Mr Chris

Our Happy House computer whizz is Mr Christone. In this video he tells us how his journey into the world of information technology began when he was just a schoolboy and how it was all due to our late...
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Looking after Mama's garden

Looking after Mama Sue's memorial garden is a labour of love for our children. They take great pleasure in gardening and also know how their much-loved Mama like everything at Happy House to be kept n...
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Will puts his feet first to raise £1,461

Our loyal friend and supporter, Will Gordon, put himself to the test to raise money for Happy House. Will chose to meet the challenge of a half-marathon, running 13.1 miles, raising £1461 in sponsorsh...
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Oscar in the kitchen

The older Happy House kids love to help cook lunch at the weekends. They organise themselves into a team and work well together in preparation and cooking. Here Oscar is with the team preparing l...
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Exam time

Examinations always come at the start of every term at Happy House School.  They give students and teachers a chance to assess strengths and identify any weaknesses that need extra working on.&nb...
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Lucky's feeling happy

Happy House kid Lucky was feeling very happy on Saturday. And the reason for his smiles was the return of the Premier League. He and all the children were looking forward to being able to watch their ...
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KIdz Club by Mama's Garden

Mama Sue loved her weekly Kidz Club at Happy House and so on Saturday they were joined by Papa as they met by Mama's Garden.  The garden, beneath her office window, is where her ashes have been i...
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Welcome back Premier League

The kids at Happy House are delighted at the return of Premier League games this weekend.  As Morphin says he understands that the players need a holiday and the kids would busy themselves with a...
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Another team, another strip

With Happy House power clinching the final of the football tournament, Papa Dave was on hand to congratulate the rival teams. He also had the pleasure of making sure they went home with a football str...
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A prize for all

The Mama's true spirit of being caring and sharing our Happy House made sure that all the kids from the local community who took part in our football tournament went home with a prize.  And ...
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Ready for the final

Happy House team went into the final of the football tournament with more goals than their rivals already in the bag. Here Evans is with our team as they get ready to exercise Happy House power! MAMA ...
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A prize for everyone

Our Happy house football tournament was a huge success and brought great joy to the youngsters taking part. None of the community teams taking part went home empty handed as our kids had sorted o...
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Happy House tournament

There was great excitement at the weekend when Happy House invited youngsters from local community football teams to play in a friendly tournament.  Here Musyoka is at our sports stadium with our...
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Starting a new school

Musyoka returned to Happy House recently because he was struggling at the school he was attending up in the north of Kenya where he had returned to live with his grandad. Mama Sue understood his probl...
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