SPRING VALLEY BAPTIST CHILDREN CENTER AND SCHOOL

OFF KANGUNDO ROAD KAYOLE JUNCTION-NAIROBI

 P.O Box 396-00518 Nairobi

The month of March has been a wonderful, eventful, rewarding and blessed month for the students, teachers, staff and church of Spring Valley. The month started with the students finishing up their mid-term exams which they had started in the last week of February and they ...

As the world marks World Water Day today, an annual UN observance day that highlights the importance of freshwater, over 1.1million Kenyans are facing starvation due to a drought crisis that keeps on recurring year after year. The government is still looking for a permane...

 

In a recent research done by Bretton Woods Institution which is part of the World Bank, Africa is a continent full of the world resources but it is the poorest continent in the world. According to the research Africa including Kenya has the following unique features a...

It’s almost the end of March and in Spring Valley several preparations are going on focusing on the children, the project and the church.

Preparation 1-The Children and School
The children are working hard in their studies and the teachers are preparing the...

THE CHILDREN
It has been a busy term for the children of Spring Valley because they started a new school year in January and each child had to adjust being in a new class and learn new subjects and topics. The biggest adjustment has been for the child...

Our Dear Partners and Friends,

We are very grateful for your kindness and endless support you show the children of Spring Valley. Your donations truly make a difference in their lives and assists Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice in meeting every need each child has.

Some of your recent donations has assi...

As the world celebrated International women’s day on Friday, we here at Spring Valley are very grateful for the role the women and the girls have played in shaping Spring valley School. Tr. Alice being one of our pioneer women is a phenomenal, wise, praying woman who has...

Dear Jineal,

We the children of Spring Valley School want to thank you for choosing to spend your birthday with us. We got to eat some snacks and juice after church in honor of your birthday and it was very fun and exciting.

May God bless you and meet you a...

According to a recent survey conducted by the ministry of Education of Kenya, the boy child has the highest school drop out rate compared to girls. The girls are completing their education, and even joining universities and getting great jobs unlike the boys. Boys are als...

Spring Valley School and Church is a wonderful safe place where the children not only receive food, shelter, and an education but they also get taught the word of God, and the core values of society that molds and shapes them into becoming better stewards and human beings...

Since the Talitha koum dorms were built and the girls started occupying them over 5 years ago, the curtains have never been changed in the two dorms. The children really take care of them by washing them every weekend but over time the curtains have become thread bare.

The water pump that pumps water from the Spring Valley Water Well to the water tanks in the school compound, malfunctioned and was damaged on Sunday night after a power surge in the electric system caused by the Kenya power and lighting company which is the main supplier of electricity in Kenya. The power surge caus...

The children of Spring Valley have resumed their classes after having 3 days off from their lessons for mid-term holiday. The children had a lot of fun during their three-day weekend. They got to play games like soccer, some of the girls tried their hand at cooking, some ...

The primary children of Spring Valley have completed their mid-term exams today and will start their holiday tomorrow, while the high school children are already home and will be with us for the rest of the week. It has been great to have them back at spring valley since ...

This week the children are taking their half-term exams which are exams the children take in the middle of the term to assess their understanding of what they have been taught. The exams started today Monday February 18th and will end on Thursday February 21st 2019. After...

The children of Spring Valley Children’s Centre and School come from extremely dysfunctional families, have faced severe abuse, poverty, and have low self-esteem and some of them suffer very low self-worth. Due to this Pastor Stanley, Teacher Alice and the entire staff ...

First term is flying and the term/semester is already half way gone. The teachers are now preparing the children to take their mid-term exams, which will take place starting from Monday February 18th 2019 to Wednesday February 21st 2019. The students will then get an aca...

The children of Spring Valley may lack many things due to poverty and might have gone through a lot in their short lives but they have been blessed with a lot of talents by the Lord and fruits of the Holy Spirit such as love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness &a...

On Thursday February 7th, teacher Jesse felt that the children needed some play and exercise time outside since the children have been working hard for the last 5weeks in their studies. It was a beautiful sunny day and after the children took their 10am break the whole sc...

On Tuesday February 5th most of the children of Spring Valley School received brand shoes bought by pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice through the donations of you our wonderful partners and Friends. Since the new school year started in January, most of the children have been ...

Spring Valley School is a beacon of light to many children and the community not only because of the school and church but because of the water Well and Feeding program that has been very successful. On Saturday February 2nd a small team from west Africa namely Harris, Be...

On Thursday January 30th Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice rescued Felix, Dave and Margaret who have been suffering and not going to school. The children come from a single parent family (mother) and they recently moved to Spring Valley from the rural county of Kisumu after th...

Children at Spring Valley usually enjoy coming to school because of the warm, loving and caring environment that Pastor Stanley and Teacher Alice have worked hard to maintain so that the children who come from horrific backgrounds will learn that not all people are horrib...

As the month of January comes to an end, we are grateful that the children are mostly doing well and have adjusted to the new school year. A few concerns have come to the attention of Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice concerning the children and they are highlighted below; We ...

On Thursday January 24th the children of Spring Valley were given yummy gummy vitamins by tr. Jesse and the staff of the school. Multivitamins are important to all children but they are especially important to children who suffer from malnutrition and are from poor familie...

Spring Valley school and church is in its 20th year since it was begun by Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice. It has been a safe haven for the children, a place where they feel loved, cared for and a happy place where they can forget about their troubles and be care free.

On Thursday January 17th 2019, Spring Valley was honored by a visit from our long term friends and partners from First United Methodist Church Durango Colorado. It was a team of 8 led by Pastor Rob Bourdon and CJ. The team arrived at the school at 2pm and they were welcom...

Spring Valley School has over 50 children in various high schools across the country and each year a fresh batch of children sit for their national exams and join high school. Most of the children in Spring Valley cannot afford a high school education which is curre...

For the last 20yrs Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice have been breaking the chains of poverty in the Spring Valley community one house hold at a time by providing the children with quality education and godly values. It has had its challenges because some of the guardians of t...

It’s been a busy week at Spring valley with the children returning to school after a long December holiday. The school is back to normal with the new baby class children adjusting well to the new school environment.

Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice have also been bu...

Today was another busy day at Spring Valley with the new baby class/play group children who were fitted into their new school uniforms and head mittens to keep them warm in the morning when they come to school. The tailors Christian and Tr. Lillian have been working tirel...

Spring Valley School officially opened today and most of the children returned to school healthy and well. It has been a busy day for the staff with the school welcoming new baby class students, and all the children moving a class up because it’s a new school year. The ...

The Lord has been faithful to us here in Spring Valley and we are very grateful to see another year. Christmas week leading up to the New Year was filled with a lot of fun and activities for the children. The children had a Christmas play and songs that entertained the chu...

The children of Spring Valley are really looking forward to Christmas and since most of them are idle in the community because schools are closed, Pastor Stanley and tr. Alice have been arranging a lot of fun activities for the children to do in the church so that they do...

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It’s Christmas time and the children are very excited about the season. They have been practicing for the church Christmas play and learning Christmas carols every day. On Thursday December 6th Mr. Clement a wonderful friend of pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice who always gi...

The youth of Spring Valley are on fire for the Lord and have brought a great revival in Spring Valley Church and School. Last week on Thursday the youth arranged for a three-day open-air crusade at Spring Valley village with the assistance of Pastor Stanley, Pastor Masamb...

On Wednesday November 29th the wonderful children of Spring Valley School and children from the community got to enjoy a thanksgiving and Christmas party at the school arranged by Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice. It was a party to appreciate the class 8 pupils who have reall...

Since the children closed school for the long December holidays several weeks ago they have been enjoying various activities at the school that Tr. Jesse, Pastor Stanley, teacher Alice and the staff members have created for them to keep them busy. On Sunday November 25th t...

This year has been a very busy year in Spring Valley with a lot of teams and our partners visiting, the children performing especially well academically and the year being a great success in general. One of our biggest highlights was when a team came to visit the school y...

The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) exam results are out. Our class 8 students who sat for the exam got to receive their results on Monday November 19th 2018 after the president and the ministry of education officially announced the results.

Pastor Stanley, Tr. Alice, and Tr. Jesse are very exc...

It’s the second week of third term and the children are really enjoying being back in school. Spring Valley is the favorite place for the children to be because they feel safe, loved, cared for and they have a hope for the future because of, the good news they are taugh...

This whole week the class 8 students of Spring Valley have been sitting for their Kenya Certificate of Primary Education national exams. These exams are very important because they determine which high school the children will attend next year January. It is a national wide examination and this year over 1 million c...

Dear Shion Ebenezer,
We the Spring Valley family want to wish you a very happy and blessed birthday. We are very honored that you chose to celebrate this wonderful day with the children of Spring Valley. We specifically want to thank you for the special lunch of beef and chapatti that the entire school and chur...

Wednesday October 25th 2018 was the final day of the school year of 2018. That day was also the parents’ day and it was held in the church.
Pastor Stanley and teacher Alice conduct these parents’ days to assist the parents/guardians of the children to become mor...

Last week was youth week in Spring Valley and all our college aged youth and high school teens were in charge of all the mid-week services and Sunday main church service. Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice allowed the youth to lead in all the worship, prayer a...

The last two months in Spring Valley School have been very busy, rewarding and full of blessings for the children and teachers of the school. As the term and school year draws to an end, Pastor Stanley and Teacher Alice are very grateful to God for all the provisions and ...

The children finally finished their end of term/semester exams today in the morning and they are ecstatic and looking forward to the long December holidays. Tr. Alice decided to teach the children about proper hand washing techniques together with the teachers because the ...

It is a busy week for the children of Spring Valley Children’s Centre as they are sitting for their end of year exams. The children’s school year is usually from January to October with a few breaks in between. The end of year exam is the toughest because the children ...

Sunday October 14th was dedication Sunday for new born babies and children who have not been dedicated to the Lord at Spring Valley Baptist Church. Pastor Stanley and Pastor Masambe always dedicate the children to the Lord and say a prayer for the parents/guardians of the ...

On Thursday October 11th 2018 was international Day of the Girl child. It is a day set apart by the United Nations as an international observance day for the girl child and it was officially began on October 11th 2012.
Here at Spring Valley we have also chosen to cele...

October is one of the busiest months in Spring Valley School, because it is the last month of the school year and teachers have to complete the syllabus and prepare the children for the end of term exams which will take place in a weeks’ time. The class eight students a...

Spring Valley School has several college aged youth who have been part of the school since baby class all the way to high school and now they volunteer at Spring Valley as they attend college. Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice are very attached to these youth and they strive to...

Spring Valley has close to 400 children who mostly come from the Spring Valley Slum. When the school was started 20yrs ago Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice made a huge effort in rescuing the girl child who were being abused raped and prevented from attending school by their g...

On Wednesday September 26th 2018 the wonderful Ladies of Spring Valley Church and community were honored to be invited to a luncheon at the school and church hosted by Pastor Stanley and Teacher Alice.
The ladies met in the gym (ground floor) of the Joshua building ...

The children of Spring Valley are doing extremely well academically. The children love learning and are devouring books in search of knowledge. Most of the children are the first in their households to step in school or complete a primary school education and we are all ...

According to the latest report released by the United Nations, 821 million people in the world are hungry and 256 million of these are Africans. Many African children are facing undernourishment, hunger and stunted growth and the women of reproductive age are suffering fr...

Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice visited Spring Valley Kiboko yesterday September 18th 2018 to see the progress of the installations of the water pipes. The team left Nairobi at 5am in the morning and by 8am they were at Spring Valley Kiboko.

We are very excited to re...

For the last one year Kenya has been conducting an immense countrywide campaign against polio by vaccinating all children under 6yrs against the virus. The reason for this campaign is due to the reemergence of the disease in the country especially in crowded urban cities ...

Jasmine Amani and Sonia Soila are our latest addition in the school. The two girls are sisters with Sonia being 9yrs and Jasmine 3 ½ yrs old. The two sisters joined the school two weeks ago from the rural area with the assistance of their grandmother who lives in the Spri...

The month of September has been one of the most blessed months in the history of Spring Valley thanks to the wonderful team of 18 from Terrace Lake Church led by Pastor Danny and Brian Patterson who saw it fit to take their time and resources to visit and be a great bless...

In Spring Valley the children love Friday because it is a day filled with lots of games, story book reading, drawing, creative activities and a day filled with laughter and fun.
This Friday was made more fun because the little children in pre-school were given brand new tooth brushes and tooth pastes and candy...

It has been a busy and fruitful month in Spring Valley so far. The school received visitors from Terrace Lake in the beginning of the month and they had a wonderful time with them. Pastor Stanley and Tr.Alice have been busy this week buying resources and replenishing the supplies of the children. This is all due to ...

THURSDAY AUGUST 30TH 2018

On Wednesday August 29th 2018 Pastor Stanley, Tr. Alice and Mr. James made a day trip to Spring Valley Kiboko to check how the work is progressing there. The team left Nairobi at 5am and by 7:45 am they were at Kiboko. The team observed t...

TUESDAY AUGUST 28TH 2018

Today the children of Spring Valley opened school after a brief August Holiday. Pastor Stanley and Teacher Alice are glad to report that majority of the students have returned to school and they all look well and happy to be back in class. The high school students have also returned ...

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 22ND 2018

The August school holiday is soon coming to a close and schools in Kenya will officially open on August 28th. The children have been enjoying the holidays doing fun activities and Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice have been reaching out to the...

MONDAY AUGUST 20TH 2018

On Saturday August 18th Spring Valley was honored by a very special visit from a team of four from global hope. Our wonderful visitors arrived at the school on Saturday morning and assisted the staff in serving the children breakfast. This made the children to feel very special and lo...

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 15TH 2018

Dear partners and friends the last two weeks and a half have been a very difficult time for the children, youth, staff of Spring Valley and family of Juliet who went to be with the Lord on July 29th 2018....

TUESDAY AUGUST 7TH 2018

On Monday August 6th 2018 Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice travelled to Kiboko to check on the progress of the water project. They met with Daniel from Living Water and a Mr. Maina who is working as a sub-contractor there. Mr. M...

THURSDAY AUGUST 2ND 2018

The last three months in Spring Valley School have been very busy, rewarding and full of blessings for the children and teachers of the school and as the term draws to an end Pastor Stanley and Teacher Alice are very grate...

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 1ST 2018

On Wednesday August 1st 2018 Spring Valley School was honored by a visit from Pastor Wayne and his team from America. Pastor Wayne and the team arrived at the school at 9:30am, they served the c...

FRIDAY JULY 27TH 2018

THE CHILDREN

It has been a very busy and rewarding week here at Spring Valley. The children have been doing their end of term/semester exams and they completed the exams on Thursday July 26th at 11am. The children wer...

WEDNESDAY JULY 25TH 2018

On Tuesday July 24th 2018 Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice took a trip to Spring Valley Kiboko to check on the land and some of the work that has been going on there. For the last two weeks a team f...

TUESDAY JULY 24TH 2018

It is very quiet today at the school as the children are sitting for their end of term/semester exams. Time h...

Multivitamins are very important to the children of Spring Valley because most of them did not receive good nutritional meals when they were babies and toddlers and most of them lack essential vitamins and nutrients in their bodies. On Monday July 23rd 2018 the staff were ...

On Thursday July 20th Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice decided to buy the children of Spring Valley a special lunch consisting of Chapatti, beef stew and vegetables. The children of Spring Valley come from very challenging backgrounds and they rarely get to eat beef or meat di...

WEDNESDAY JULY 18TH 2018

Spring Valley Children’s Centre and school not only cares for the physical needs, educational needs and safety of the children at the school but also strives to teach and inform the children ab...

TUESDAY JULY 17TH 2018

We are so excited to report that thorough the wonderful donations of you our partners Pastor Stanley and Tr. Alice have been able to purchase plates and replace old plates in the school. Class 7 and 8 pupils used to...

VISITORS
It has been a rewarding, busy and very fruitful month for the children of Spring Valley. The month started with a wonderful visit from Pinellas Community church led by Pastor Mark Canfield. The team had a wonderful time with the children teaching them science lessons, having a medical ...

FRIDAY JULY 13 2018

They are no words to describe how grateful all the children, and staff of Spring Valley Children’s Centre and School are to Pastor Mark Canfield, and the wonderful team of 24 from Pinellas Community Church and Arling...

THURSDAY JULY 12TH 2018

Tr. Jesse and his wonderful wife Susan were blessed with a baby boy on June 27th 2018, named Levi. He was 3.8kg and the whole process went smoothly.
Baby Levi is now 2 weeks old and he is ...

THURSDAY JULY 5TH 2018

On Wednesday July 4th 2018 Spring Valley School received a very wonderful and surprise visit from Elise who traveled all the way from the United States to visit Kenya/ she was brought to Spring Val...

WEDNESDAY JULY 4TH 2018

It’s very cold in Kenya at the moment and the children of Spring Valley have started suffering from cold related ailments like flu, cough, asthma and chest con...

MONDAY JUNE 25TH 2018

The children of Spring Valley were given de-worming medicine because it has been over three months since they were last de-wormed. The...

FRIDAY JUNE 29TH 2018

It has been extremely cold in Kenya and the children have not been having a lot of outdoor activities because of this. But on Thursday June 28th ...

WEDNESDAY JUNE 27TH 2018

Dear Pastor Mark & Pinellas Church,

The children and the entire Spring Valley Family are very excited about your upcoming July visit to Kenya. The Children ...

TUESDAY JUNE 26TH 2018

Our high school children have been home for mid-term and this week the Tumaini brooks children returned to school. The children in Tumaini are o...

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THURSDAY JUNE 21ST 2018

The high school children of Spring Valley are home for Mid-term holiday. Most of them go to high schools that are far away and we are all very excited when they come home for a break. The childr...

TUESDAY JUNE 19TH 2018

On June 14th 2018 the cabinet secretary of the treasury of Kenya read the National budget in the parliament for the year 2018 and 2019. The budget reading has caused great dismay and panic in most Kenyans but especi...

WEDNESDAY JUNE 13TH 2018

Time is flying and second term/semester is already half way gone. The children are now sitting for their mid-term exams which they will complete tomorrow Thursday June 14th. The students will then get a brief mid...

MONDAY JUNE 11TH 2018

Samuel Odundo who has been part of Spring Valley since he was 8yrs old and is now under our high school program has received many awards and trophies since joining high school in 2016 . On Thursday June 8th 2...

“SHE OPENS HER MOUTH IN WISDOM, AND THE TEACHING OF KINDNESS IS ON HER TONGUE…” PROVERBS 31:26
MONDAY JUNE 11TH 2018

It has been ladies week in Spring Valley Baptist church for the last one w...

FRIDAY JUNE 8TH 2018

The children of Spring Valley are happy and content because of the wonderful learning environment they are in. Most of them come from poverty an...

WEDNESDAY JUNE 6TH 2018

Some of our children at Spring Valley are going through a very tough time and need a lot of prayers and encouragement. Some good examples of this are Petronella and ...

TUESDAY JUNE 5TH 2018

The children of Spring Valley succeed because of the wonderful care and all the things they get to use at the school donated or bought by you our partners and friends. The school and church would not be a success without the assistance you gi...

This past Friday June 1st was Madaraka day which is a national holiday in Kenya. It is the day that Kenya attained self rule from Britain who colonized Kenya for many years. This year marked the 55th year since 1963 when this wonderful event occurred. The children of Spri...

THURSDAY MAY 31ST 2018

The children are very excited because tomorrow June 1st is a national holiday and it is Madaraka day. It commemorates the day in the year 1963 that Kenya attained internal self rule after decades as a British col...

Spring Valley School and church has been a great success because of the feeding program. The children who get to eat meals at the school and church have become healthy and well enabling them to concentrate in their studies and lead transformed lives.
Despite all the...

For many years Spring Valley community has had a history of terrible stories, stories of starvation, death, poverty, crime and hopelessness. But this story is changing thanks to the beacon of hope in the form of Spring Valley School and Church. The school and church has b...

It has been raining hard in Kenya for the last two months and the children of spring valley have not been able to play outside often due to the weather. On Thursday May 24th the sun came out and the sky was blue, teacher Jesse felt that the children needed some play and e...

Since March of this year heavy rains and flooding have plagued Kenya and the rest of the horn of Africa. The last three months have been a nightmare for many Kenyans with over 170 deaths reported and over 300,000 people displaced in the country due to flooding. Eighty Seve...

The current class 8 students are wonderful children who have been working hard in preparation for their Kenya Certificate of Primary Education that they will take place start on Monday October 29th to Thursday November 1st 2018.

This examination is a national examination and all the children in Kenya sit for...

The children at Spring Valley School are doing well, are healthy and working hard in their studies. The upper class children did their opener exam last week and the academic graph has gone even higher because the children performed very well. The class 8 students also received their official exam time tables yesterd...

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 Off Kangundo Road Kayole Junction-Nairobi

 P.O Box 396-00518 Nairobi

 Phone: +254 721 570 678

 E-mail: sworic@yahoo.com/mainajesse10@yahoo.com

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