Preparation begins for the ceremony.
All set for inauguration celebrations!
Pencils of promise director of operations for Guatemala, Jorge Bolom, gives a speech.
The cutting of the ribbon.
Ribbon cutting complete.
Board of directors stand for Guatemala National Anthem.
Group photo of everyone who helped make this school a reality.
Members of the community show appreciation and excitement for the new school.
The director of teaching staff presents recognition plaque to Pencils of Promise.
Hand washing stations at the school.
Restrooms at the school. This is often the first time children see and use indoor facilities.
A recognition plaque hung between classrooms for our mother Judy James.
Judy was a fierce advocate for education. We our proud to have her honored.
Children get to enjoy the swing sets at their new school.