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Education

July 5th, 2015
Alexandrina Maduro Primary students honoured with graduation ball

WICKHAM'S CAY II, Tortola, VI – Outgoing students of the Alexandrina Maduro Primary School in Baughers Bay yesterday July 4, 2015 attended a graduation ball in their honour at The Moorings on Wickham's Cay II.

July 3rd, 2015
‘Brain Machine’ to keep children learning during ‘summer’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – With the view that learning should be continuously stimulated, although to a different degree when school is closed after the various terms, twin educators Sharie B. de Castro and Sharia B. de Castro are set to kick start a ‘summer’ programme for the 2015 period titled ‘Brain Machine’.

July 3rd, 2015
Civics in school will benefit the territory- Elton Georges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - “I do think that proper course in civic education and Civics beginning in our schools at a very early stage and continuing through will redound to the benefit of the country, in fact it will begin to produce citizens who are more conscious of civic responsibility,” said former Commissioner of Complaints Mr Elton Georges, CMG, OBE.

July 2nd, 2015
96 students ‘exit’ the 'Mighty Scatliffe'

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Some 96 students of the Althea Scatliffe Primary School (ASPS) ‘exited’ the Primary level during an exit ceremony held at Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall in Road Town yesterday July 1, 2015.

June 27th, 2015
12 year old Cedar Intl student accepted into Johns Hopkins course

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – 12 year old Shakima A. Fagan will be heading off to the prestigious Johns Hopkins University in the United States to complete a three week course in logic, which is an important subject area for many professions, even though she has not settled upon what she wants to become as yet.

June 27th, 2015
Hon Walwyn cries over ‘premature’ HLSCC accreditation announcement

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- President of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) Dr Karl Dawson, who was pivotal in ensuring that the college gains accreditation status, has found himself facing the wrath of Minister for Education and Culture Hon Myron V. Walwyn after he reportedly confirmed the news to the media ahead of the minister.

June 26th, 2015
Mixed reaction continues on additional school year

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Graduating students of the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) went into the history books yesterday, June 25, 2015 as they were the final batch of fifth form students to graduate in the Virgin Islands public school system.

June 25th, 2015
Glenda I. A. Stevens to head BFEC

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- (Post Time 7:20 PM) - Nearly a year after Ms Caryl O’Neal was forced out of the post of Principal of the Bregado Flax Educational Centre (BFEC) in Virgin Gorda, it has been announced that Ms Glenda I. A. Stevens of the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) will take up the post.

June 25th, 2015
‘Don’t expect a lot of money @ first’ – Hon Walwyn tells TVET Graduands

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI - Nineteen (19) students yesterday June 24, 2015 graduated from a programme in Technical and Vocational training in various fields through the Ministry of Education and Culture and the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC), readying themselves for the next stage of their young careers.

June 19th, 2015
ESHS top students showered with gifts

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Creightanya R. Brewley and Rhevaun Sprauve both came in on the heels of the territory’s top student Zora S. Williams at this academic year’s National School Leaving Examination, giving them the honour of 2015 Elmore Stoutt High School’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian respectively.

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