New Life School Guatemala

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Charitable Organization
Santa Maria de Jesus
, Sacatepequez
January 27, 2017 - 6:08am
Judy Kerschner
11 - 20
Education / Schools, Cultural / Indegenous, Religious / Spiritual

Founded in 2000 New Life school is a Licensed Christian Primary school for children who can not gain an education in the public school system. We are in the village of Santa Maria de Jesus located on the side of Volcan de Agua, above Antigua. The town has a population of 35,000 and is 98% Mayan.

Some of the disabilities are spina Bifida, cerebral palsy, deaf, blind, siezures, Down Syndrome, learning disabilities, etc. In the 2016 school year (our 18th year of school) there were 111 students in kinder through sixth, ten in Jr high and 6 in high school. Three are studying in university.

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