Certified Early Childhood Institution

2016


  1. Crayon College ECDC 1   The ECI has been in operation for 3 years, from 2nd September 2002 to 16 June 2016. It is located at 2 CLIEVEDEN AVENUE, KINGSTON 6, ST. ANDREW, with a staff complement of 16. There are 39 Boys & 39 Girls enrolled within the 3 months -3 years age cohort.
  2. Cynthia Shako Day Care – The ECI has been in operation for 23years, from 9th June 1993 to 16 June 2016. It is located at the UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, 237 OLD HOPE ROAD, ST. ANDREW, with a staff complement of 12. There are 13 Boys & 24 Girls enrolled within the 3 months – 8 years age cohort.
  3. Kids of Vision Preparatory School – The ECI has been in operation for 8 years, from 27th March, 2008 to June 16, 2016. It is located at 9A JEROME AVENUE, KINGSTON 20, ST. ANDREW, with a staff complement of 5. There are 19 Boys & 17 Girls enrolled within the 2-6 age cohort.
  4. NCB ECDC – The ECI has been in operation for 8 years, from 8th February 2008 to 16 June 2016. It is located at 5-9 WORTHINGTON TERRACE, KINGSTON 5, ST. ANDREW, with a staff complement of 28. There are 30 Boys & 28 Girls enrolled within the 1-8 age cohort.
  5. The Learning Cottage – The ECI has been in operation for 8 years, from 27th February 2008 to 16 June 2016. It is located at 1A OLD CHURCH ROAD, KINGSTON 8, ST. ANDREW, with a staff complement of 15. There are 34 Boys & 57 Girls enrolled within the 1-4 age cohort.
  6. Junior World Learning & Activity Centre – The ECI has been in operation for 19 years, from 6th January 1997 to 16 June 2016. It is located at 8 WINDSOR AVENUE, KINGSTON 5, ST. ANDREW, with a staff complement of 20. There are 78 Boys & 94 Girls enrolled within the age 2-6 cohort.
  7. Ebenezer Methodist Basic School – The ECI has been in operation for 31 years, from 9th September 1985 to 16 June 2016. It is located at BAMBOO P.O, ST. ANN, with a staff complement of 5. There are 36 Boys & 33 Girls enrolled within the age 3-5 cohort.
  8. The Learning Tree Pre-school & Kindergarten – The ECI has been in operation for 20 years, from 15th April 1996 to 16 June 2016. It is located at, 2 FAIRVIEW AVENUE, 77 WESTGATE HILLS, MONTEGO BAY, ST. JAMES with a staff complement of 8. There are 36 Boys & 19 Girls enrolled within the 2-6 age cohort.
  9. Bright Horizon ECI –  The ECI has been in operation for 10 years, from 4th September 2006 to 16 June 2016. It is located at 718 DAHLIA CLOSE WESTGREEN MONTEGO BAY, ST. JAMES with a staff complement of 8. There are 32 Boys & 30 Girls enrolled within the 2-6 age cohort.
  10.  Glendevon Primary & Infant – The ECI has been in operation for 4 years, from 1st September 2012 to 16 June 2016. It is located at HENDON P.O. ST. JAMES with a staff complement of 8. There are 34 Boys & 28 Girls enrolled within the 4-6 age cohort.
  11.  Hemmingay Preparatory & Kindergarten – The ECI has been in operation for 39 years, from 6th September 1977 to 16 June 2016. It is located at LOT 12, NORWOOD AVE. P.O. BOX 1439, MONTEGO BAY, ST. JAMES, with a staff complement of 8. There are 22 Boys & 25 Girls enrolled within the 3-6 age cohort.
  12.  National Housing Trust After Care – The ECI has been in operation for 7 years, from 10th October 2009 to 16 June 2016. It is located at 42 B&C UNION STREET, MONTEGO BAY, ST. JAMES with a staff complement of 2.There are 4 Boys & 5 Girls enrolled within the age 4-12 cohort.
  13.  NEST Education – The ECI has been in operation for 4 years, from 2nd September 2012 to 16 June 2016. It is located at 17 PARK AVENUE, MONTEGO BAY, St. JAMES with a staff complement of 13. There are 42 Boys & 39 Girls enrolled within the 3 month- 8yrs age cohort.

2017

  1. Hopewell Christian Deliverance Centre Basic – It is located at OLD BEACH ROAD, HOPEWELL P.O., HANOVER. It was established in the year 1992 by the Reverend Delbert Blair and is owned by the Hopewell Christian Deliverance Centre Church. Mrs Florette Wright, an outstanding member of the same church, was appointed principal of the school at that time and she enrolled 22 students and employed 2 care givers. Since its inception, the school has made steady continuous strides over the years to become one of the preferred basic schools in the region, which primarily serves Hopewell and its surrounding communities. It caters to the development of students between the ages of 2 to 5 years old. The H.C.D.C. Basic School is currently being operated by Mrs. Simone Murdock since October 2015 along with Mrs. Yvonne Edwards as its current principal. Through their instrumentality, the school developed further and currently has a total of 80 students comprising of 34 boys and 46 girls. There are 6 esteemed teachers (to include the operator and principal), 1 cook, 1 janitor and 3 consistent volunteers. The H.C.D.C. Basic School is actively involved in community programs such as Basic Schools’ Quiz Competitions at the parish level and was the recipient of the second place award in the year 2016.  The school has a functioning Parent Teachers’ Association and is reasonably supported by the community at large.
  2. Logwood Basic – It is located at LOGWOOD DISTRICT, SANTOY P.A. HANOVER.
  3. The Salvation Army Arthur Wint B/S – The ECI was founded in 1948 by the late Officer of the Salvation Army Brigadier Gwendolyn Daley. The basic school presently has an enrolment of 147 students, Boys: 69 and Girls: 78. It is located at LOGWOOD DISTRICT, SANTOY P.A., HANOVER. The staff of the basic school has seven (7) Teachers including the Principal, one (1) Secretary, one (1) Chef and three (3) Janitors, nine (9) volunteers assisting in different areas. Our registration is done for children of 3 years old or 4 years old. We are proud to of being the second certified basic school in the parish of Hanover. We have a computer room with library for our students. Our Motto “Learners Today, Leaders Tomorrow“.
  4. Broadleaf Basic School – It is located at BROADLEAF P.A., MANCHESTER.
  5. St. Margaret’s Bay Basic School – It is located at ST. MARGARET’S BAY P.O., PORTLAND
  6. Future Leaders Care & Learning Centre #2 – It is located at 26 MUNROE ROAD, KINGSTON 6., ST. ANDREW
  7. Jamaica House Basic – It is located at 1 DEVON ROAD, KINGSTON 10., ST. ANDREW.
  8. Obistan Kindergarten & Preparatory School –  The ECI was founded in 1971 by the Church of the Open Bible.  It is located at 12 WASHINGTON BOULEVARD, KINGSTON 20 P.O. BOX 33, ST. ANDREW. There are 209 Students enrolled in the school.  103 girls, 106 boys.  There seven (7) Early Childhood Practitioners, and seventy-seven (77) students.
  9. Genesis Day Care And Learning Centre –  It is located at 1 CAPRI WAY BRIDGEPORT,ST. CATHERINE.
  10. Marlin Avenue Basic School – It is located at LOT 24 MARLIN AVENUE, ST. CATHERINE.
  11. Buckingham Infant Department – It is located at HOPETON P.O., ST. JAMES.
  12. MAVIS ALLEN ECEC (Formely Mavis Allen Basic School) – It is located at TUCKER, IRWIN P.O., ST. JAMES.
  13. The Play Centre – It is located at LOT 556 PARK PLACE CORAL GARDENS, ST. JAMES.
  14. Spicy Hill Basic School – The Spicy Hill Basic School was started in January 10,1969 by Mrs Nevada Jarrett as principal of the institution. The school is located in the district of Spicy Hill, which is situated in the parish of Trelawny. The Spicy Hill Basic School started out with 59 students on roll, two teachers; namely Mrs Angela Williams and Miss Audrey Stoney as the assistant teacher. The school currently has five classrooms, a kitchen, dining room, computer room, children’s bathroom with four stalls, teachers’ bathroom, office and a sick bay. The school has grown since moving in the new building. It currently has five teachers, namely Mrs. Angela Williams (who is also the principal), Miss Tavrae Swaby, Miss Ashana Murphy, Miss Vanessa Andrews and Miss Kay Ann Bowen. We also have five caregivers who are currently volunteering, a cook and a maintenance person. With the collaborative effort of the staff, school board parents and other stakeholders, this school is progressing and continues to grow day by day.
  15. Stephen James Basic School – The ECI began in September of 1974. It is located at KETTERING DISTRICT, DUNCANS P.O.,  TRELAWNY. Currently, the ECI have 7 teachers, 1 caregiver, 2 janitors , 1 cook and 4 volunteers. The school caters to children ages three to six years. The school presently has an enrolment of sixty (61) boys and fifty four (54) girls.
  16. Bluefields Basic School – The ECI started by the late Francis Wedderburn on Monday September 7, 1953. It is located at BELMONT DISTRICT, BLUEFIELDS P.O., WESTMORELAND. Number of staff: Four teachers, 1 cook and 2 volunteers. Number of students currently enroll: Fifty-three (53), twenty-seven (27) boys and twenty (26) girls. Age Cohort: Ages three (3) to Six (6).
  17. Happy Hearts ECI – It is located at SALMON DRIVE,WHITE HALL, NEGRIL P.O., WESTMORELAND.
  18. Risen Messiah E.C.I – It is located at GOOD HOPE, NEGRIL P.O. BOX 3548, WESTMORELAND.