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Education

September 11th, 2018
‘Shift system’ continues in new school year—Hon Walwyn

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI - The ‘shift system’ imposed in schools following the 2017 devastation caused by hurricanes Irma and Maria, will have to continue as the 2018/2019 School-Year begins.

September 5th, 2018
Schools reopen: Isabella Morris Primary remains close

WEST END, Tortola, VI - The Isabella Morris Primary School located in Carrot Bay, West End, Tortola, is not likely to be re-opened before 2019 as the government of the Virgin Islands (VI) is sill deliberating whether or not they will convert the school into a Junior High School.

August 30th, 2018
VI Attorneys awarded prestigious UK 'scholarship’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Virgin Islanders Ms Brittney S. Smith and Mr Hakim T. Creque, are recipients of the prestigious Chevening scholarship.

August 21st, 2018
CCT brings ‘back to school’ supplies to Rainbow Children’s Home

ROAD TOWN, Tortola VI - CCT (BVI) yesterday, Monday, August 20, 2018, kicked off a two-week schedule of distribution throughout the Territory with the first handout of school supplies being presented, to the children of Rainbow Children’s Home.

August 20th, 2018
Hon Dame Janice Pereira DBE, to receive Honorary Degree

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Honourable Dame, Janice M. Pereira DBE, will be the third Virgin Islander to receive an honorary degree from the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus.

July 27th, 2018
124 students graduate from ESHS in class of 2018

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- The Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) Class of 2018 walked with their heads high as the graduation ceremony was held at the Paraquita Bay Campus of the H Lavity Stoutt Community college on Tortola, yesterday July 26, 2018, under the theme ‘Overcoming the Unimaginable: Surviving the Storm.'

July 26th, 2018
HLSCC insurers still to pay $10M claim

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI – The H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC), as a statutory body, has submitted a total claim of $10,074,057.38 to its insurers, however no settlement has been arrived at as yet.

July 19th, 2018
Dream Big Group visited Mighty Scatliffe

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- On July 18, 2018 the Dream Big Group paid a visit to the Althea Scatliffe Primary School to share the vision of "My mind is wealthy" with students of the Sixth Grade.

July 13th, 2018
VI ‘Education System’ in shambles

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Jacob E. Edwards, sat with his millennial colleagues, Sonniel O. Pickering and Kevon S. Lettsome, on Tuesday July 10, 2018, with Claude O. Skelton Cline, on his radio program Honestly Speaking.

July 4th, 2018
New Library to cost treasury $31,600 a month in rent

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI: The amount for the annual rent payments for the new location of the public library is $379,200.00 or $31,600.00 monthly.



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