As part of our endeavor to look after our island and community, South Gap Hotel supports the St. Lawrence Primary School. The school serves 215 students ranging from ages 3 through 11 years old.
General School Supplies:
Book Bags, Chalk, Colored Pencils, Crayons, Dry-Erase Markers, Erasers, Pencil Cases/Bags, and Rulers
(English) Dictionaries and Age Appropriate Encyclopedia on CD
(English) Alphabet, Math, and Word
Laminated Wall Charts:
(English) Science and World Maps
(English) Language/Grammar and Math
Acrylic Paints, Acrylic Paint Brushes, Beads for Bead Work, Craft Glue, Watercolor Paints, and Watercolor Paint Brushes
Educational Software and Tablets
Listed on this page are the specific needs requested by the community project(s) so you can choose exactly what to pack for a purpose and express your gratitude to the local community with the supplies you take them. If you prefer, you may reach out directly to them to inquire about items which may be available for purchase locally. Arranging visits to community projects is beyond the scope of our mission. If you wish to visit a project, contact the participant and they can let you know what is possible.
Candy and balloons are not on the needs list as they are harmful for the children and the environment for the following reasons:
• Few of the children benefiting from these projects have access to toothpaste, toothbrushes, or a dentist. The candy promotes cavities.
• The balloons once they become deflated are a choking hazard for local wildlife.
Instead of taking candy or balloons, use that space for additional requested supplies, as they are priceless.