An Ananda Alert has been activated for 17-year-old Waynette Goulbourne of Penwood Drive, Kingston 11, who has been missing since Thursday, May 17.
She is of dark complexion, stout built and is about 160 centimetres (five feet three inches) tall.
Reports from the Olympic Gardens police are that Waynette was last seen leaving home for school dressed in a red shirt, red skirt, black socks and a pair of black shoes.
All efforts to contact her since then have been unsuccessful.
Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Waynette Goulbourne is being asked to contact the Olympic Gardens Police at 923-5468, the police 119 emergency number, or the nearest police station.