Kankaylay Islamic primary school

Freetown, Sierra Leone

Kankaylay Islamic primary school is based in Hastings, Waterloo in Freetown – the capital city of Sierra Leone. The children in the area are lacking the very basic things to help them gain an education.

Many children do not attend school due to poverty and ill health. Kankaylay are leading the way with their attitude towards engagement and holistic learning. They help the children learn traditional subjects and work on developing confidence, leadership skills and life skills