ISupport - Portland - Port Antonio Primary School

Portland - Port Antonio Primary School


A Stronger Nation Begins With A Pledge




The Port Antonio Primary School was established in 1957 and is currently home to over seven hundred and fifty (750) students. These students are guided by 34 members of the academic staff inclusive of Principal, Vice Principal, Guidance Counsellors, and teachers as well as ten (10) ancillary staff members.


Currently, the school operates a three shift system (full day - Grades 4 & 6, morning and afternoon shifts) and hope to phase out the shift system by 2019. However, additional classrooms are needed to make this a reality.

All students are able to participate in extra/co-curricular activities such as: 4H, Boys Scout, Early Act, Reading and Spelling, Mathematics, Sports, to name a few. The school's infrastructure is inadequate to suit the demands of the dynamic era in which it serves. The school lacks a well equipped computer laboratory, offices for Vice Principals, accommodation for specialist teachers- Spanish and Physical Education, general assembly area for students, among others.

You can visit our facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/port.primary






How will the funds be used?

The Pledge2Build campaign was developed to raise funds for capital improvement of early childhood and primary institutions across Jamaica. This is to ensure that the schools are safe and provide children with a conducive learning environment.

The funds raised will be used to carry out the following scope of works at the school:

•           Refurbish Principals’ Office and bathroom  

•           Refurbish and furnish Staffroom 

•           Refurbish and expand Canteen  

•           Repair both male and female bathrooms

•           Repair/install minor electrical fittings

•           Construct drainage 

•           Repair roof of new building 

•           Repair drinking trough

•           Repairs (Minor) structural repairs 

•           Install fans 



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Jan Holness-Wilson

$20 USD

Hubert Guscott

$25 USD


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2

backers

$45 USD

pledged of $143,000 USD

185

days to go

JDETF
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Project Location:

  Port Antonio, Jamaica