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Education

July 21st, 2016
Simmonds Preschool Ltd celebrates 50 years

By Zuri F. Hodge

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – It started out with an enrollment of approximately 6 preschoolers 50 years ago and has since expanded to include Day Care with a total average annual enrollment of 105 students.

July 10th, 2016
RT Public Library closure: ‘Where are our priorities?’- John Lewis asks

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Describing it as sad news in the Virgin Islands and one that concerns him most, television talk show host Mr John Lewis lamented the closing of the public library in Road Town while on the Speak Your Mind show on JTV Channel 55 last evening, July 9, 2016.

July 7th, 2016
ASPS educators head overseas for upgrading programme

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Teachers at the Althea Scatliffe Primary School (ASPS) are taking a lead role in showing that they are willing to do whatever it takes to ensure their students get the best shot at the highest level of teaching.

July 7th, 2016
Alexa Brianna Hodge gets Ivan Dawson Memorial Scholarship

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Ivan Dawson Memorial Scholarship Committee salutes the 2016 recipient Ms Alexa Brianna Hodge.

July 6th, 2016
Mighty Scatliffe graduates 99 pupils

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The largest elementary school in the Virgin Islands, the Althea Scatliffe Primary School, graduated some 99 pupils on Wednesday June 29, 2016.

July 5th, 2016
Consider how you can contribute to territory, world- SDA School graduates told

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- The 2016 graduating class of the BVI Seventh-day Adventist School were told many things to further encourage them as they move on from secondary level schooling.

July 3rd, 2016
Almost 2 months later RT Public Library still closed!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- It was this news site that first and accurately reported on May 30, 2016 that the territory’s main public library in Road Town, has been closed since from around May 17, 2016.

June 30th, 2016
‘Beware of dream killers’- Hon Pickering tells exiting FLPS pupils

EAST END, Tortola, VI- Grade Six pupils of the Francis Lettsome Primary School (FLPS) came in for some stern advice when the Class of 2016 had its Exiting Ceremony at the East End/Long Look Community Centre yesterday, June 29, 2016.

June 25th, 2016
Stubborn Walwyn throws deaf ear on 6th Form critics

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Controversial Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn was the centre of attention on JTV Channel 55, during the airing of a pre-recorded programme on June 23, 2016.

June 22nd, 2016
‘Sixth Form was rushed’- Sharie B. Y. de Castro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Former Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Territorial At Large candidate in the 2015 snap election, Ms Sharie B. Y. de Castro has lent her voice to the controversy in the education system and the issue of the Sixth Form as proposed by the embattled Minister for Education and Culture, Hon Myron V. Walwyn.



East End/Long Look 2016 Festival artistes 31 July to August 3

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