Charlestown Primary is a public school located on the northeast side of Charlestown in the village of Ramsbury in Nevis, West Indies. Our classrooms teach approximately 300 students from Kindergarten to Grade 6.

Our campus includes open-air classrooms, air-controlled computer lab and library, as well as a state-of-the-art commercial kitchen attached to our main assembly hall. Additional on-campus facilities include a guidance room, outdoor stadium, netball/basketball court, sports field and vegetable garden shade house.  


Our library is a comfortable and quiet place for students to appreciate the joy of books. The library is always open during school hours. Students can spend their time reading in the library during breaks as well as during dedicated visiting times. Our air-controlled environment is a fun, vibrant and safe place for our students to grow. 


Our lab is air-controlled to create a quiet setting for students to learn. Learning is supported by two dedicated computer teachers who focus their time on teaching technology. From typing to software programs to research online, our students get inspired inside the Computer Lab called 'Creativity'. 


Our assembly hall is a favourite place for students and teachers. The space offers an open layout great room for school performances and meetings. It's equipped with foldable chairs, a performance stage, dozens of steel pan drums and more.  The hall also serves as an interactive eating area for all students, faculty and guests. It is attached to our state-of-the-art commercial school kitchen.


Our state-of-the-art kitchen was built in 2011 and opened on April 25th, 2012. The kitchen is supported by a full-time team of 8, including cooks and operational management. Our kitchen team serves lunch to nearly 300 students daily as part of the School Meals Program

See inside our kitchen and learn more, click here


Our on-campus vegetable garden shade house offers opportunities for fun and physical activity while serving as an important educational tool to help our students understand how their food is produced. Vegetables and herbs grown from the shade house and are added to the School Meals Program

To learn more about what we're growing, click here.


We are grateful to announce an exciting community project underway! 

This project is led by a local philanthropist and supported by the Ministry of Education with the cooperation of the Department of Agriculture. Various community members and businesses are involved in making this project come to fruition. Join us as we build the Charlestown Primary School Garden & Picnic Learning Centre. 

Please contact us to get involved!


Our sports field offers students a place to learn and enjoy all of their favourite sporting activities. The field is equipped with soccer/football nets and seating stands. The field is well lit for sports to be enjoyed early morning and evening. Like all public schools, it's open to the entire community to enjoy. 

At Charlestown Primary School, we value health. Physical education is an important part our school's program. Learn more about our athletic programs here.