Northwest Unified Schools

northwest-webProject: Northwest Unified Schools
Type: Public School
Date: 2012

The Northwest Unified Schools is an innovative community school system aimed at changing the culture of low performing public schools in the remote outer islands. They are a collection of 17 schools in the remotest part of Chuuk State in the Federated States of Micronesia; namely, the Pattiw, Pafeng, and Namonweito islands with approximately 1,328 students in elementary, junior high, and a high school.


Vid Raatior is a Chuukese by birth, an international educator by training, web designer by hobby, social entrepreneur by vocation, and a political activist by calling.