Category Archives: High School Project

El Pital High School Nearing Completion

  October 2012 marks five years since the communities of the Cangrejal Valley, Un Mundo, and the Minke Stichting Foundation broke ground for the first public high school in the region, now serving 200 students. The inauguration and completion celebration … Continue reading

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High School Project Update

The construction of the first stage of the workshops has progressed significantly, having finished the walls for the first level of one of the buildings, now waiting for the next disbursement of funds to lay the ceiling and floor for … Continue reading

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High School Project Update

General Information The construction of the workshop phase of IOPEPM high school commenced in late April. Over the past three months, the construction has focused primary on the preparation of the land and the underground drainage system which will protect … Continue reading

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High School Project Update

In early 2011, the project has had some set-backs in restarting the construction of the workshops because there were some discrepancies between the amounts disbursed by the Minke Foundation and the actual budget of the construction. The projected retirement of … Continue reading

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First High School Graduating Class

The first graduating class of Instituto Polivalente vocational high school in El Pital received bachelor’s degrees (high school diplomas)  in computer technology 27 November 2010, applauded by a crowd of well-wish-ers. The 33 students from throughout the Cangrejal Valley were … Continue reading

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