THE SCHOOL

Every Child Matters

Photo of staff and students
School cheering for Raphael Botsyo (Wheelchair Track Olympian); MKA board member
  • MKA's VISION:
  • A society where all people can live side by side respectfully and appreciate that we each have a unique contribution to make to the world. 
  • MKA's MISSION:  
  • To build confidence and competency in all learners
  • To promote excellence through an enabling environment
  • To promote inclusion to empower each and every student to reach their potential
  • To integrate fully with our community through sharing knowledge and resources

MKA is on two sites: Lower Primary & Main School


Multikids Academy was established as a not-for-profit school in February 2010 and is governed by a Board of Directors. MKA was co-founded by Sigrid Kootstra and AJ Budge. It is Ghana's  first and only inclusive international school, educating children in a co-existing learning environment. MKA combines specialist creative, academic and vocational teaching and learning based on the UK National Curriculum, for students from 1 year to 21 years. Our inclusive model nurtures:

  • Specialised learning environments for typical learners and typical learners who may have a specific learning challenge like Dyslexia, Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, Aspergers, Mild Autism.
  • Specialised learning environments for learners with Special Educational Needs like Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Global Delay.  

MKA Parent Teacher Team


" The school and the teachers are working hard to bring out the talents and potential of our students. Thank you again!" Rebecca - Nana Yaw's mum

Comments from parents:

  • Wonderful performance -  alot of work put in by both teachers and students (David's dad)
  • Pupils need to dance alot more as most of them don;t do the same at home.  They need to show a lot more sweat... I loved the way they danced today...secondary parent
  • The children of Multikids' Academy have gained alot of self-confidence and also are more focused  ....  Biana Blegt
  • Impressed withthe activities in the school, very stimulating and creative.  Love the involvement of the teachers in all aspects of the curriculum ....Barbara Larbi
  • It's good to know what our children are up to when they are here.  I'm really glad I brought Kweku here!! Multikids Academy really brings out the talents of our special ones....Kweku's mum, Margaret Akuamoah
  • The carnival day was fantastic!  Thank you for organizing the students to present some of their project work for parents. The school and the teachers are working hard to bring out the talents and potential of our students. Thank you again!  Rebecca - Nana Yaw's mum
  • Today's prgramme was spectatular and I think it should be encouraged! Great stuff....Ray Yeboah - Nana's dad
  • Arriving to see children drumming and dancing - it was very impressive. I talked to my son's teachers and the Education Director. about his progress. ...Sonia.

Open University Film on Inclusion

This film looks at the different ways in which Multikids Academy (MKA) tackles the stigma of children having special or additional needs by providing qualtity education. This documentary illustrates how inclusive education can help pupils and students previously excluded from classrooms, but most importantly how our children can become valued as individuals and as learners.

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