2008-2009 School Year Enrollment

Schools and Education

Dominican Republic

Children of the Nations constructed, funds, and operates all of our preschools, primary schools, our Challenge Children’s Program and our vocational skills center in the Dominican Republic; some of the teachers in our school are subsidized by the government. For our secondary school–aged students, COTN provides for our students’ school fees to attend the public schools. Our University Student Program provides for tuition, books, room and board at the local community college, universities, and medical schools.

Village Grades Taught # Students # Staff
Don Bosco Preschool - 8th 330 11 Teachers
Algodon Preschool - 8th 170 10 Teachers
Los Robles Preschool - 8th 185 9 Teachers
Altagracia Preschool 90 3 Teachers
Pueblo Nuevo Preschool 90 3 Teachers
Public Secondary School Free Public Education (N/A)
Vocational Skills Center N/A 100 4 Instructors
Challenge Children's Program N/A 34 N/A
University Student Program N/A 26* N/A

*19 students on waiting list

Sierra Leone

Children of the Nations constructed, funds, and operates Mallory Jansen Memorial School (Banta) and Mallory Jansen Memorial School (Marjay Town) (offering preschool, primary, and junior-secondary education) and our William E. Clark Vocational Skills Center in Sierra Leone. For our senior-secondary school students, COTN provides funding for tuition, room and board for the students to attend boarding school. Our University Student Program provides for tuition, books, room and board.

Village Grades Taught # Students # Staff
Ngolala Preschool - 8th 887 26 Teachers
Mosenesi Preschool 27 2 Teachers
Mokpangumba Preschool 41 2 Teachers
Marjay Town Preschool - 8th 591 14 Teachers
Boarding School 9th-12th 12 N/A
Vocational Skills Center N/A 18 3 Instructors
Challenge Children's Program N/A 9 1 Teacher
University Student Program N/A 1 N/A

Malawi

Children of the Nations does not currently construct or operate schools in Malawi, but rather partners with private and public schools to provide primary and secondary education for our children by providing funding to cover school fees, supplies, and uniforms. Our University Student Program provides for tuition, room and board through African Bible College, a COTN partner, as well as other colleges throughout the country.

Village Grades Taught # Students # Staff
Chiwengo Preschool - 8th 51 N/A
Chitipi Farm Preschool - 8th 26 N/A
Mgwayi Preschool - 8th 150 N/A
Chirombo Preschool - 8th 300 N/A
Boarding School 9th-12th 53 N/A
Vocational Skills Center N/A N/A N/A
Challenge Children's Program N/A 15 N/A
University Student Program N/A 14* N/A

*7 students on waiting list

Uganda

Children of the Nations utilizes both public and COTN-run schools in Uganda—public schoool for secondary school–age children and COTN-run schools for primary students.

Village Grades Taught # Students # Staff
Lira Children's Village Preschool - 8th 29 N/A