The Twiga Shop

Shop Hours

Elementary Campus

  • Open from 1.00 pm to 3.00 pm, Monday to Friday
  • Located to the right at the top of the stairs near the old covered court

Secondary Campus

  • Open 12.01 pm - 2.00 pm, Monday to Friday
  • located in the Admissions Office

School Uniform

The Twiga Shop (Uniform Shop) stocks (prices are inclusive of VAT):

  • Secondary PE Shirts, unlike other school uniforms, are only sold at the school only on Friday 1st November, Friday 15th January and Friday 13th March, and at the beginning of the school year and cannot be bought directly from the school shop. They can alternatively be bought directly from our supplier Option 1 at one of the locations below.
    1. Option One
      Mtendeni Street, Next to Saphirre Hotel, Kisutu
      +255 22 212
    2. Ambia Stores
      Band Street, Opposite Diamond Trust Bank
      +255 22 211
  • We recommend each student has at least two shirts.
  • More information about the school PE kit and school uniform can be found in the Parent Handbook.

Sports Kits

The Twiga Shop is the source for sports kits for IST's athletic teams including football, basketball, volleyball, track/field and swimming.

Football Kits
(shirt and shorts for Elementary and Secondary teams)
  • sizes XXXS - XL
  • Tshs 58,000/=
Football Socks (one size)
  • Tshs 10,000/=
Basketball Kits (Elementary boys' and girls' teams)
Basketball/Track and Field Kits (Secondary boys' teams)
  • sizes XXXS - XL
  • Tshs 64,000/=
Basketball / Volleyball / Track and Field Kits (Secondary girls' teams)
  • sizes S - XL
  • Tshs 64,000/=
Fitness Shirts (travel shirts for all Secondary teams)
Boys round neck and Girls V-neck
  • sizes S - XL
  • Tshs 35,000/=
Swim Kits (Elementary boys' and girls' squads)
  • Girls sizes 8 to 16
    • Tshs 90,000 /=
  • Boys sizes 28 to 38
    • Tshs 110,000 /=
  • Swim caps
    • Tshs 11,000/=

Gifts and Other Items

In addition to the school uniform, The Twiga Shop also stocks some excellent quality, optional items that can be purchased and make terrific gifts:
Swim bag
Tshs 10,000/=
Coffee/tea cup
Tshs 20,000/=
Flip flops - great for the pool and changing room!
Tshs 30,000/=
Water bottle
Tshs 10,000/=
Plastic laminated bag for swim wear
Tshs 10,000/=
Women's Jerzee T-shirt (note, this shirt is not an option for the school uniform)
Sizes Small to XXL
Tshs 30,000/=
The IST Twiga
Tshs 40,000/=
Luggage Strap
Great as a gift!
Tshs 10,000/=
Foldable Umbrella
Tshs 20,000/=
Hooded Sweatshirts
Kids sizes S - L
Adult sizes S - XL two design options (back)
Tshs 55,000/=
Coffee / Tea Mug
Tshs 13,000/=
Coffee / Tea Mug with spoon
Tshs 14,500/=
Full size umbrella
Tshs 30,000/=
Zippered Coin Pouch
Tshs 5,000/=

Tshs 50,000/=

Bandanna / Kerchief
Tshs 10,000/=

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