BY ALFRED PAGEPITU
SANTUPAELE community in Kolombangara Island stands to benefit from a newly built school building supported and funded by the Rural Development Project (RDP).
The official opening and handing over of keys to the building was held at Santupaele village yesterday.
A Mr Adrian Atitao told Island Sun Gizo from Santupaele earlier this week, the handover marks a milestone for Santupaele and surrounding communities.
He adds that the school building stands to benefit the community now and in the future.
“Our thanks to RDP who assisted a lot in the completion of the building for our children.
“The new school building will improve and develop our children’s learning in school and we are proud owners of the new school building that will cater for our young children who always victim to seek schools daily, paddling to Kukudu and Varu,” said Atitao.
He said the school will provide Early Childhood (ECE) and Primary, although it has plans to move to class six.