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Who We Are

The M-PESA Foundation Academy is a state of the art, co-educational and residential high school providing world class Kenyan education. Driven by leadership, entrepreneurship, technology and innovation, The Academy serves talented but economically disadvantaged students with demonstrated leadership potential.

Welcome note from the CEO


Les Baillie

CEO Of The M-PESA Foundation Academy

M-Pesa Foundation Academy offers a world-class, well-rounded learning environment to develop the future leaders of the African continent. The Academy places great emphasis on the holistic development of all our learners not just in academics but also in technology, music, sports, the arts, outdoor pursuits and community service.

Learners are exposed to the latest in technology with the use of iPads and our Learning Management System as part of the day-to-day teaching. The school focuses on molding future leaders and entrepreneurs by incorporating the core values of Curiosity, Leadership, Accountability, Innovation, Responsible Citizenship and Excellence (CLAIRE) into every sphere of learning within the Academy.

Our modern campus established on 75 acres has ample space and allows for a conducive learning environment as well as an opportunity for all learners to grow their talents. We believe in providing world-class quality education and empowering young minds. The Academy has a dedicated team of teaching and non-teaching staff all who are passionate in nurturing the students. All are welcomed to come and experience our unique and dynamic institution.

Our vision

To develop transformational leaders through innovative approaches to education.

Our mission

To be a leadership development institution for high school students providing high quality education to nurture the next generation of transformational leaders.