On September 19th , 2017, Hurricane Maria devastated the Caribbean island of Dominica, reducing classrooms and school resources to rubble.
Before Hurricane Maria
after Hurricane Maria
Devastation to Schools
The impact on education in Dominica has been disastrous and the challenge of rebuilding is staggering. Ninety percent of all school infrastructure was fully destroyed or damaged by 280 km/h winds and punishing rain. The photos below show examples of Dominican schools in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.