Alpha Infant

Embracing Our Culture: Mercy Schools stand out at JCDC Competitions

In April, Jessie Ripoll Primary, Alpha Primary and Alpha Infant competed in the 2024 National Festival of the Performing Arts competition. Hosted annually by the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), the competition aims to “unearth, develop, and showcase the creative talents of Jamaicans from all walks of life.” Contestants participate in various art forms such …

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Celebrating Jamaica: Authentic and Unique

February 23, 2024 was celebrated as Jamaica Day. The Mercy Schools in Jamaica wholeheartedly embraced this opportunity to acknowledge and explore our cultural heritage and identity through the visual and performing arts; object lessons on Jamaican history; and exciting competitions. Here’s a look back at what just a few of our schools did to make …

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Mercy Ministries Give Back

In the last few months, a number of Mercy schools and ministries have reached out to support those in need within their local communities. Here’s a look back at the impact that just a few of these ministries have created. Alpha Infant In December 2023, Alpha Infant (A.I) students gave back to local Kingston-based communities …

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The Cutting Edge: Barbering Training for Future Professionals

This July saw the return of the Trade Works Barbering workshops at the Alpha Vocational Training Centre and the St. John Bosco Vocational Training Centre. Led by long-time partner, Andrea Pezzillo (head of the “Trade Works” organisation and a highly skilled celebrity hair stylist), these workshops expose students to key concepts, methodologies and equipment which …

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Playing with Pets in Alpha’s Fresh Air Garden

On May 31, 2023, Alpha Infant had the immense privilege of launching its very own Fresh Air Garden! This initiative (led by the school’s Parents & Teachers Association), strongly promotes the Critical Concern – “earth” of the Sisters of Mercy. This beautiful space which proudly features a turtle pond, empowers our children to engage with …

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