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Centro Educativo Pavarotti - CEP 

The "Centro Educativo Pavarotti" was built from the proceeds of a concert by the late singer Luciano Pavarotti. Almost all the students are Mayan.

The centre is run by the foundation of Guatemalan Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchu. 

The emphasis in the school is in promoting indigenous culture, and in promoting gender equality.

  • About 150 students attend the school

  • The school has a computer lab, library and patio

  • The school is known for it's emphasis on Mayan Culture

  • Classes start at 7:30 through to 1:00 pm

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