Shortwood Practising Primary, Junior & Infant SchoolAddress: 77 Shortwood Road, Kingston 8

Operator: Suelyn Ward-Brown

Telephone: 925-6619/355-2749/387-3473


  • Fixed asset register to be developed.
  • Municipal approval.
  • Fire certificate to be paid for and collected.
  • 4 additional caregivers are needed to maintain the practitioner child ratio.
  • Repairs to play equipment(remove protruding nails from wooden playhouse, replace wooden see-saw seat that is broken with splinters exposed, cover concrete base of all equipment).
  • Replenish pea gravel and remove large stones from playground.
  • Need one additional toilet . Standard 2 to be developed (classroom layout, leanring centres and improved Activity planning).
  • Refine plans and policies.
  • Approval of Fire safety plan by Fire Dept.
  • Renovate kitchen shelves and cupboards.
  • 2 practitioners need First Aid Training, 8 need OCR, 7 need PH.

Support Shortwood Practising Primary, Junior & Infant School

Personal Info

In order to make an offline donation, please complete the form above and select "Donate Now" then follow these instructions:

Cash/Cheque Donations

  1. Make cheque payable to "The Early Childhood Commission"
  2. **Deposit cash or cheque to NCB Duke Street Branch A/C# 061043098

Online/Wire Transfer Donations

Please make deposits to the following account:

Bank Name: National Commercial Bank
Bank Address: 37 Duke Street, Kingston, Jamaica
Account Name: Early Childhood Commission
Account Type: Current/Checking
Account No.: 061043098
Swift Code /Bic No.: JNCBJMKX
Transit No.: 00006077
Country: Jamaica
  • After deposits have been made, send an email to with the following information:
    • Name of donor
    • Donation amount
    • Selected ECI
    • Scanned copy of receipt

To donate in “kind”, you may send an email to or contact Monique Pryce at 876-499-2303 for further information.

**You may choose to drop off donations at the Early Childhood Commission's head office located at:

Shop 44-49, Kingston Mall,
8-10 Ocean Boulevard,
Kingston, Jamaica

Donation Total: j$ 500.00