SchoolBOX Results

SchoolBOX has been very fortunate to grow by leaps and bounds since our humble beginnings in 2006. Our revenue and program base have steadily increased, and SchoolBOX is now helping thousands of children get a basic education in Nicaragua.

Please see below a selection of SchoolBOX Annual Reports:

Annual Report 2016
Annual Report 2015
Annual Report 2014
Annual Report 2013
Annual Report 2012
Annual Report 2011
Annual Report 2010

SchoolBOX Timeline

See below for a year-by-year summary of our accomplishments.

SchoolBOX’s accomplishments include (As per May 3, 2017.):

  • 84 classrooms built
  • 4 classrooms with major renovations and overhauls
  • 52 washrooms built
  • 5 playing fields constructed
  • 113,498 educational packages delivered to students and teachers (including 476,631 notebooks)
  • 623 international volunteers
  • 54 mini libraries installed
  • 60 reading days held
  • 25 Soccer Dreams Tournaments

Volunteer Groups
100 international volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
17,487 Educational Packages delivered in 96 communities (16,674 students, 814 teachers) (including 72,552 notebooks)

Tools 4 Schools
Construction of 10 classrooms/4 washrooms:
Marvin Salazar School in Tipitapa – 2 classrooms
El Porvenir School in Leon – 1 classroom
San Antonio School in Leon – 1 classroom/1 refurbished classroom
Brett #5 School in Masaya – 2 classrooms/2 washrooms/2 drinking fountains
Gilberto Siles School in Masaya – 1 classroom/1 refurbished classroom
La Merced in Leon – 2 classrooms
Gracias a Dios School in San Juan del Rio Coco – 1 classroom/2 washrooms

Books 4 Kids
Creation of 16 Mini Libraries including 4,376 books and 92 teachers trained
Agua Fria – 1 mini library with 256 books and 4 teachers trained
Bordos Martinez – 1 mini library with 248 books and 3 teachers trained
El Porvenir (Leon) – 1 mini library with 279 books and 5 teachers trained
Gilberto Siles – 1 mini library with 250 books and 4 teachers trained
Jobo #2 – 1 mini library with 300 books and 8 teachers trained
Jose Cecilio Del Valle – 1 mini library with 257 books and 5 teachers trained
Jose Dolores Estrada – 1 mini library with 360 books and 14 teachers trained
La Concepcion – 1 mini library with 315 books and 7 teachers trained
Los Limones – 1 mini library with 250 books and 3 teachers trained
Marvin Salazar – 1 mini library with 279 books and 7 teachers trained
Mirna Martinez (Brett #5) – 1 mini library with 268 books and 5 teachers trained
Monte Grande – 1 mini library with 254 books and 4 teachers trained
El Porvenir – 1 mini library with 258 books and 3 teachers trained
Sacramento – 1 mini library with 252 books and 4 teachers trained
San Jose Del Sur – 1 mini library with 288 books and 13 teachers trained
San Antonio – 1 mini library with 262 books and 3 teachers trained

50 Reading Days held at partner schools benefitting 3,818 kids

Volunteer Groups

55 international volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
16,674 Educational Packages delivered in 89 communities (15,894 students, 780 teachers) (including 69,124 notebooks) 

Tools 4 Schools
Construction of  11 classrooms/4 washrooms:
Shirley Case #3 School in La Pintora/Leon – 1 classroom/1 washroom
Tomas Borge School in Tipitatapa – 1 classroom/1 washroom
Brett #4 School at the Bella Cruz School in Ciudad Sandino – 6 classrooms
Arenera School in Leon – 1 classroom
Bordo Los Martinez School in El Sauce – 2 clasrooms/2 washrooms

Books 4 Kids
Creation of 11 Mini Libraries including 2950 books and 63 teachers trained
Republic Alemania School in Masaya – 1 mini library with 343 books and 15 teachers trained.
Andres Castro School in Masaya – 1 mini library with 250 books and 5 teachers trained.
El Terrero School in Tipitapa – 1 mini library with 276 books and 6 teachers trained.
Tomas Borge School in Tipitapa – 1 mini library with 226 books and 3 teachers trained.
Las Pilas School in El Sauce – 1 mini library with 251 books and 4 teachers trained.
La Sabana School in El Sauce – 1 mini library with 251 books and 3 teachers trained.
Los Jobitos School in El Sauce – 1 mini library with 251 books and 6 teachers trained.
Enmanuel Mongalo School in Leon – 1 mini library with 348 books and 8 teachers trained.
Arenera School in Leon – 1 mini library with 277 books and 7 teachers trained.
Los Velasquez School in Telica – 1 mini library with 226 books and 2 teachers trained.
Los Maribios School in Telica – 1 mini library with 251 books and 4 teachers trained.

10 Reading Days at Partner Schools benefitting 840 students

Soccer Dreams
Hosted 6 Soccer Dreams Tournaments and held Soccer Dreams Clinics for 543 students
El Sauce Tournament: Winner:
Ruben Dario School Participating Teams: La Cenicera, Hermanos Linarte, Las Pilas
Masaya Tournament: Winner: Jardines de Apoyo Participating Teams: Sol de la Libertad, Oscar Fuentes, Fabio Gutierrez
Leon Tournament Winner: Jennette Affleck School Participating Teams: Shirley Case #2 School, La Pintora, Marcos Lainez
Telica Tournament Winner: Union España Participating Schools: Nuevo Amanecer, Los Maribios, Shirley Case #1
Ometepe Tournament Winner: Flor Nicarao Participating Schools: Los Angeles Esquipulas, Rigoberto Cabezas, San José del Sur
Leon Tournament Winner: Cristo Salvdor Participating Schools: Rubén Darío, Los Pocitos, La Ceiba

Volunteer Groups
96 international volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
16, 078 Educational Packages delivered in 84 communities (15, 359 students, 719 teachers)

Tools 4 Schools
Construction of  12 classrooms/9 washrooms:     
Brett #3 School in Jardines de Apoyo/Masaya – 4 classrooms and Construction of 5 washrooms
Marcos Lainez School in Leon – 1 classroom and Construction of 1 washroom
Los Velasquez School in Telica – 2 classrooms and Construction of 2 washrooms
Shirley Case #3 School in La Pintora Leon – 1 classroom and Construction of 1 washroom
Asencion Oviedo School – Chinandega – 2 classrooms
Los Salgados School in Telica – 2 classrooms

Construction of 2 playing fields:
Jennette Affleck School in Leon
Brett #3 School in Masaya

Books 4 Kids
Creation of 10 mini libraries including 2718 books and 86 teachers trained
Brett #3 School in Jardines de Apoyo/Masaya – 1 mini library with 269 books and 5 teachers trained.
Sol de la Libertad School in Masaya – 1 mini library with 282 books and 7 teachers trained.
Oscar Fuentes School in Masaya – 1 mini library with 234 books and 4 teachers trained.
Marcos Lainez School in Leon – 1 mini library with 207 books and 4 teachers trained.
Shirley Case #3 School in La Pintora/Leon – 1 mini library with 215 books and 4 teachers trained.
Los Salgados School in Chinendega – 1 mini library with 220 books and 3 teachers trained.
El Chapparral School in El Sauce – 1 mini library with 227 books and 3 teachers trained.
Maximino Barreto School in Telica – 1 mini library with 260 books  and 7 teachers trained.
Cristo Salvador School in Leon – 1 mini library with 394 books and 24 teachers trained.
Cristo Rey School in Tipitapa – 1 mini library with 410 books and 25 teachers trained.

Soccer Dreams
Hosted 6 Soccer Dreams Tournaments:      
Leon – Participating Teams: Jennette Affleck, Shirley Case #2, La Pintora, Marcos Lainez. Winner: Jennette Affleck School
Telica – Participating Teams: Union España, Los Maribios, Nuevo Amanecer, Shirley Case #1. Winner: Union España School
El Sauce – Participating Teams: Ruben Dario, La Cenicera, Hermanos Linarte, Las Pilas. Winner: Ruben Dario
Leon – Participating Teams: Los Pocitos, Cristo Salvador, Enmanuel Mongalo, Ruben Dario.  Winner: Cristo Salvador
Masaya – Participating Teams: El Sol de la Libertad, Fabio Gutiérrez, Oscar Fuentes,  Jardines de Apoyo.  Winner: Jardines de Apoyo
Ometepe – Participating Teams: La Flor Nicarao, Rigoberto Cabezas , San Jose del Sur, Los Angeles Esquipulas.  Winner: Rigoberto Cabezas

Volunteer Groups
67 international volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
15,496 Educational packages delivered in 77 communities (14,768 students, 728 teachers)

Tools 4 Schools
Construction of 9 classrooms/6 washrooms:     
Equator San Antonio School in Jalapa – 1 classroom and Construction of 1 washroom
Jennette Affleck School in Leon- 4 classrooms and Construction of 2 washroom
Brett #2 School in Tipitapa – 4 classrooms and Construction of 3 washrooms, 1 playing field

Books 4 Kids
Creation of 11 mini libraries   
Bella Vista School in Telica – 1 mini library with 263 books and 1 teacher trained.
El Socorro School in Chichigalpa – 1 mini library with 398 books and 10 teachers trained.
Rubén Darío School in Leon – 1 mini library with 277 books and 1 teacher trained.
Jennette Affleck School in Leon – 1 mini library with 398 books and 7 teachers trained
San Pedro School on Ometepe Island – 1 mini library with 124 books and 1 teacher trained.
Las Cruces School on Ometepe Island – 1 mini library with 355 books and 4 teachers trained.
La Flor Nicarao on Ometepe Island – 1 mini library with 357 books and 15 teachers trained.
Brett #1 School in Managua – 1 mini library with 358 books and 33 teachers trained.
Conchita Caldera School in Masaya – 1 mini library with 301 books and 12 teachers trained
Brett #2 School in Tipitapa – 1 mini library with 373 books and 5 teachers trained
Equator San Antonio School in Jalapa – 1 mini library 288 books and 3 teachers trained

Soccer Dreams
Hosted 5 Soccer Dreams Tournaments:      
Ometepe Island – Winner: Los Ángeles Edquipulas
Telica – Winner: Los Maribios
El Sauce – Winner: Ruben Dario (El Sauce)
Chichigalpa – Winner: Santa Fe
Leon – Winner: Ruben Dario (Leon)

Volunteer Groups
67 international volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
15,484 Educational packages delivered in 65 communities (14,816 students, 668 teachers)

Tools 4 Schools
Construction of 16 classrooms/13 washrooms:
Brett Bentley Crawford School in Managua – 9 classrooms and Construction of 6 washrooms
Nuevo Amenecer School in Telica – 3 classrooms and Construction of 3 washrooms.
Shirley Case #2 School in Telica – 4 classrooms and Construction of 4 washrooms.

Books 4 Kids
Creation of 5 mini libraries:
Shirley Case #1 School in Monte Olivo – 1 mini library with 184 books and 4 teachers trained.
Nuevo Amenecer School in Nuevo Amenecer- 1 mini library with 266 books and 3 teachers trained.
Shirley Case #2 School in Leon- 1 mini library with 268 books and 8 teachers trained.
Union España School in Telica – 1 mini library with 265 books and 12 teachers trained.
La Cenicera School in El Sauce – 1 mini library with 266 books and 1 teacher trained.

Soccer Dreams
4 Soccer Tournaments:
Held in El Sauce – 4 teams
Held in Leon – 4 teams
Held in Telica – 4 teams
Held in Chichigalpa – 4 teams

2011
Volunteer Groups
102 international volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
11327 Educational packages delivered in 50 communities (10,850 students, 477 teachers)

Tools 4 Schools
Construction of 7 classrooms/6 washrooms:
Bella Vista School in Telica – 1 classroom, 2 washrooms
Shirley Case #1 School in Telica – 4 classrooms, 3 washrooms
La Cenicera School in El Sauce – 2 classrooms, 1 washroom

Construction of 1 playing field:
Shirley Case #1 School in Telica – 1 playing field

Soccer Dreams:
1 Soccer Tournament in Telica


2010
Volunteer Groups
42 International volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
10,084 Educational packages delivered in 45 schools (9663 students, 421 teachers).

Big Smiles
1019 students in 8 schools

Tools for Schools
Construction of 5 classrooms/6 washrooms:
Ruben Dario School in Leon – 3 classrooms and Construction of 3 washrooms
Sagrado Corazón de Jesús School in León – 2 classrooms, 3 washrooms and septic tank

Improvement/Renovations in 3 schools:
Los Pocitos School in Leon – purchase and installation of doors and locks
Cristo Salvador School in Antenor Sandino – construction of a perimeter wall
Simeón Pereira School in El Sauce – digging of a well for the community and the school’s garden program

Construction of 1 playing field:
Ruben Dario School in Leon – construction of 1 playing field

Classroom Tools:
Unión España School in Telica – 35 new desks
Los Pocitos School in Leon – 20 new desks

Other:
Jezreel School in Managua – Payment of rent for school building
Juntos Contigo School and Jezreel School in Managua – Payment of monthly stipend for teachers

Soccer Dreams
2 regional soccer tournaments:
Unión España School in Telica and Rafaela Herrera Rural Education Centre – hosted tournament
Ruben Dario School in Leon – hosted tournament


2009
Volunteer Groups
27 international volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
5848 Educational packages delivered in 33 schools.

Big Smiles
803 Students in 7 schools.

Tools 4 Schools
Construction of 7 classrooms:
Little Corn Island School on Little Corn Island – 1 classroom
San Pedro School on Ometepe Island – 1 classroom
Ruben Dario School in Leon – 4 classrooms
Unión España School in Telica – 1 classroom

Complete Renovation of 2 classrooms:
Little Corn Island School on Little Corn Island – Complete renovation of the structure and flooring of 2 classrooms

Improvements/Renovation at 1 school:
Juntos Con Tigo School in Managua – Purchase and installation of septic tank at school

Other:
Jezreel School in Managua – Payment of rent for school building
Juntos Contigo School and Jezreel School in Managua – Payment of monthly stipend for teachers

Soccer Dreams
1 regional soccer tournament:
Union España School hosted tournament with 6 teams

8 Teams provided with uniforms and equipment:
Juntos Con Tigo School in Managua – 1 boys team and 1 girls team
Rafaela Herrera Rural Education Centre – 6 teams


2008
Volunteer Groups
36 international volunteers

Supplies 4 Success
3490 Educational packages delivered in 26 schools

Big Smiles
366 Students participating in the program

Tools 4 Schools
Construction of 6 classrooms:
San Santiago School on Big Corn Island – 3 classrooms
Las Cruces School on Ometepe Island – 3 classrooms

Construction of 2 washrooms:
Enmanuel School in Managua – 1 washroom constructed
Juntos Contigo School in Managua – 1 washroom constructed

Improvements/Renovations to 3 schools:
Emmanuel School in Managua – Bathroom construction, and painting of the school
Jezreel School in Managua – Improvements to the building sections and divisions within the school
Juntos Con Tigo School in Managua – Construction of exterior wall and bathrooms

Classroom Tools
Jezreel School in Managua – 36 new desk and chairs–

Books 4 Kids
Construction of 1 library: San Santiago School on Big Corn Island– 1 library with 5000+ books

Soccer Dreams
Corn Island – Provided one team with uniforms and equipment


2007
Volunteers Program
3 Canadian Interns & 3 Volunteers 

Supplies 4 Success 1
520 Educational packages delivered in 20 schools.

Tools 4 Schools
Improvements/Renovations to 3 schools:
Escuela Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe in Ometepe – Improvements in the electrical system
Emmanuel School in Managua – Improvement to the front gate and door, including painting
Jezreel School in Managua – Delivery and installation of 4 fans

Classroom Tools:
Escuela San Lázaro, in Ometepe – Donation of two blackboards

Other:
Jezreel School in Managua – Payment of rent for school building

Big Smiles
Initiation of program:
Jezreel School, Emmanuel School, Junto Con Tigo School, Fidel Coloma School in Managua – distribution of 246 plastic cups, 200 tubes of toothpaste, and 840 toothbrushes.