Education Facility Development
Bishop Lawi Imathiu Secondary School, Kithoka Kenya
original classroom block completed in 2009
Bishop Lawi Imathiu Secondary School (BLISS) is a public day school that serves families in the community offering a cost effective alternative to the predominant boarding school system in Kenya.
Current enrollment exceeds 700 and is considered a high performing school
based on student performance on their National Exams.
Second Block of Classrooms mirrors the original. Completed in 2014
2019 BLISS MULTI-PURPOSE BUILDING
Construction of large-group meeting space for whole school assemblies,
interschool events, teacher family meetings, student dining,
music instruction and performance.
Phase I COMPLETED 2019 of multiyear project
Phase 2 - 2020, funded & building
2021 - Phase 2 completed
Fundraising is ongoing for Phase 3.
2018 BLISS Public Health Initiative
Construct modern toilet facilities for 700 BLISS students, replacing pit latrines, thereby
improving sanitation and public health at the school.
PHASE I COMPLETED construction of girl's toilet and wash facility
to promote good hygiene and safety
with a septic system and BIO-incinerator for sanitary pad disposal.
2020 - PHASE 2 COMPLETED boys toilet facilities
In 2016 BLISS had a few outhouses, shown on the left
2017 School Kitchens at Kithoka and Gichunge Primary Schools
2016 BLISS Second Science Lab Classroom Block and
School Assembly Area & Flag Pole
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
- Nelson Mandella