Our Programmes in Honduras

After 18 months of construction, our first students officially started school on 31 January 2017. On 17 January 2020, a new school building was inaugurated to increase student capacity. Our Trustee, John Graham, attended the inauguration ceremony and got to visit some of the remote and impoverished regions where our students come from. Read his blog on his experiences of this memorable visit.

The workshop building houses our vocational training facilities (computer science, electronics, electricity) as well as the library and chemistry lab.

The current number of enrolled boys is 948.

Amarateca facility overview

  • 1 four-story building with dormitories and classrooms
  • 1 three-story workshop building
  • 1 automotive mechanic workshop
  • 1 Welding workshop
  • 2 Multipurpose sports grounds
  • 1 synthetic grass court
  • 1 soccer field with running track
  • 1 gymnasium ingluding 2 basketball courts and stage

Read more about the opening of the the school in 2017, along with some pictures of the new students and buildings!

You can also download a report written by our UK manager Nicola Lawson of her visit to the projects in Honduras in 2017.

Quick Facts

Las Hermanas de Maria / Villa des los Niños
Amarateca, Honduras

Capacity: 900 students

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