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About Us

Deligent Education Center is a primary school located in Kariobangi, Nairobi East. It serves the children from the surrounding areas of Korogocho, Mathare and Kariobangi non formal settlements. Its strategic location has made it the number one school for the area residents. It was started in the year 2004 with the main aim of helping children from low income families access education. It started with ten learners and two volunteer teachers. It began with a small room with focus on Early Childhood Education Development (ECD).With many people seeing the good performance, they started enrolling their children and it expanded to primary education. The school now boasts of three hundred and five (305) children. 


To provide education to children from disadvantaged families


Our vision is to prepare our learners to pursue their aspirations and contribute to the world.


In God we trust. 


·       To provide quality education to children from poor backgrounds.

·       To provide holistic education.

·       To educate children on the importance of environment.

·       To train young people on how to be responsible members of the society.

·       To create a drug free society.

·       Assuring physical, mental and emotional development of children and ensuring that they gain favorable habits.

·       Creating a common environment for children who come from families in disadvantage situation.

·       To nurture talent through sports and music.

·       To sensitize children on high standards of hygiene and this is done in partnership with other Non Governmental Organizations and Faith Based organizations.

·       Preserve different religious organizations by respecting them.

Management Structure

The school was founded by Mrs. Caroline Wairimu who doubles as the Manager and Head   Teacher.

There are also Board Members who make crucial decisions in day- to -day running of the school.