Western District SDA Primary

Located on the western coastal ridges of St. Joseph, Dominica, this school offers its students a Christ-centred educational program that prepares them for responsible service to God and man.

About Our School

Located in the village of St. Joseph, Dominica, Western District Seventh-day Adventist Primary School is unparalleled. Operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church since 1978, the school offers a Christ-centred educational program that relevantly caters to the needs of our students. We believe in the potential of every child to succeed within a conducive environment; therefore, we seek to foster this environment that will encourage our students to strive for excellence

We focus on spiritual development

Developing a healthy relationship with God through Biblical principles which translate into effective service to mankind.

Technology Integrated Learning

Our school utilizes technology to help enhance the relationship between teachers, students and the learning process. Teachers effectively integrate technology into subject areas which makes teaching and learning meaningful and fun.

Agricultural Activities

The child’s development is paramount; hence, our students are given opportunities to engage in agricultural activities geared towards cultivating sustainable living habits. 


Witnessing and Outreach

Witnessing is alive and well at our school. Opportunities are given to students to participate in acts of kindness to the sick and shut-ins in our community. Students are delighted to distribute food baskets and pray for the elderly.


“Remember that you will never reach a higher standard than you yourself set. Then set your mark high, and step by step, even though it be by painful effort, by self-denial and sacrifice, ascend the whole length of the ladder of progress.” Ellen White

Shirley MillsPrincipal