Positivity and a passion for learning

We wanted to share the new term class photos just in from Ricot.  Haiti is particularly unsettled at this time, with an ongoing fuel crisis, and demonstrations against the current government, but amidst these struggles, our students and staff are a beacon of hope....

First week back to school – September 2019

Even with the ongoing fuel crisis in Haiti, our first week back was a great success.  We welcomed all of our students back, and were delighted that the new, improved canopy was ready for the beginning of term. Supporting our students helps them and their families more...
HHH runners tackle the Leicestershire Half Marathon

HHH runners tackle the Leicestershire Half Marathon

Unfortunately, due to the current civil unrest in Haiti, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the Holden Haiti Half Marathon. Not to be defeated, 4 of our runners have decided to run the Leicestershire Half Marathon at Prestwold Hall this weekend. Our...
Excellent Exam Results for AGHS

Excellent Exam Results for AGHS

The students at the AGF have once again overcome adversity and achieved outstanding results for the past academic year; 9th Grade 94.28% pass rate (Port Au Prince average 79%) Philo Grade 86.2% pass rate (Port Au Prince average 35.89%) This is despite facing daily...
Metalwork classes at AGHS

Metalwork classes at AGHS

During the summer break, some of our students at the AGHS are participating in a week long activity, learning how to make metalwork sculptures.  This is a very popular vocation in Haiti, and we are delighted to be able to offer this program for the first time this...
Fruits of our labour

Fruits of our labour

In August 2017, a group of students from the UK travelled to Haiti to work on a number of art/dance/drama/gardening projects at the high school.  Yesterday I was at the school and saw that the garden we planted, just a few months ago, is now fully established and...