CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya
CIVS Kenya

Long-Term Volunteering in Kenya

New Alumni Educational Centre

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new alumni educational centre

New Alumni Educational Centre is a tuition center started on 10th February, 2011. The center reaches out to the less fortunate in our society and bringing their dreams into reality. We offer mentorship programmes to the students as well as hold social justice events at the school.

The Project

New Alumni Educational Center began as a tuition center on 10th February, 2011 as a tuition center teaching 2 children under a tree. Currently the center has a student population of 134 students from form 1 to form 4. There are 57 boys and 77 girls. A total number of 40 students are in the boarding section. The organization currently has a total number of 12 volunteering teaching staff members. The school is registered as a Community Based Organization under the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Development and the co-operation with the Ministry of Education. The vision of the center is to see a transformed society by nurturing global leaders with the character of God, who will effect positive change in their communities and the world at large. The center reaches out to the less fortunate in our society and bringing their dreams into reality. We offer mentorship programmes to the students as well as hold social justice events at the school.

The school offers the Ministry of Education recommended curriculum with the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Examination (KCSE) as the final examination at the end of 4th year. Co-curricular activities include games and sports, drama, music, Scouting, Girl Guides, Science Congress and debating.

Location

Ruaka at Racharage junction along Limuru Road, Nairobi, Kenya

Volunteer Tasks

The volunteers will engage in the following:

  • Assisting in teaching a subjects such as physics, biology, chemistry, English and Mathematics
  • Organizing, coordinating and participating in extracurricular activities like athletics, football and coordination of clubs in the school like scouting, drama, music

Accomodation

The volunteer will live in a host family near the project site where they will get breakfast and dinner and volunteers will get lunch in the school.