One of UJAA’s fundamental missions is to “Promote academic excellence at all levels of schools in Jamaica and in particular to improve education in Basic and Primary schools throughout the Island.” With this in mind, our projects are geared at improve the physical learning environment of the early childhood group, as well as providing educational supplies and materials. Our overall program goal is to establish a learning environment that will inspire, challenge and prepare children to be achievers.

 Support provided to date

  • Provide assistance to teachers to gain certification
  • Install stoves and refrigerators in kitchen areas
  • Painting facilities
  • Provide perimeter fencing for security purposes
  • Upgrade sanitary facilities
  • Upgrade play area
  • Provide computer
  • Provide TV and DVD player
  • Donated  Risograph
  • Donated books
  • Donated supplies
  • Donated  educational materials

Recipient Basic Schools

  • Ebenezer Basic School
  • Cocoa Walk Basic School
  • Russell Pen Basic School
  • Cassava River Primary School And Infant School
  • Mountain Pass Basic School
  • Cousins Cove Basic School
  • Bloomsbury/Johnson Basic School

Recipient Primary Schools

  • Tree Hills Primary
  • Christian Restoration School
  • Giddy Hall All Age School
  • Annotto Bay All Age School
  • Buff Bay Primary School
  • Gurney’s Mount All Age School
  • Schools in the inner city of Kingston

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