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January 3rd, 2018
Not fair that 'Peter paying for Paul & Paul paying for all' - ESHS Seniors

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The debate continues as it relates to the ban instituted by the management of Tortola Pier Park (TPP) on unsupervised children 17 years of age and under.

December 19th, 2017
ESHS students out of order; Tent schools not serving purpose entirely- Hon Walwyn

CARROT BAY, Tortola VI - When Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull (R2) told the House of Assembly on December 13, 2017 that opening school was done in a rush, the Education Minister Honourable Myron V. Walwyn defended his decision, stating if he had to do it again he would reopen school much earlier.

December 17th, 2017
Anegada 'star students' honoured for positive behaviour

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI- Good behaviour is always admirable and rewarding and Grade 3 students of Claudia Creque Educational Centre on Anegada are learning exactly that.

December 8th, 2017
This Week We Feature Young Professional Rochelle S. Frett

Our young professional this week may not consider herself great. In fact, she is as modest as they come, but Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) teacher, Rochelle S. Frett, is great or on the road to greatness when one considers her motivation for the job she does and the words of one of America’s most quoted writers of inspirational maxims, William Arthur Ward, who said “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.”

November 16th, 2017
7 women sign up for free construction courses to help rebuild VI

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI - Who said the rebuilding of the Territory after the devastation of Hurricane is a man's job? Seven women signed up for the free construction recovery training programme at the orientation held at H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) in Paraquita Bay on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

November 15th, 2017
Digital textbooks will be monitored to ensure student's safety

BAUGHER’S BAY, Tortola, VI - Scores of parents and students from the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) gathered at the New Testament Church of God Worship Centre in Baugher’s Bay on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 to learn about the new digital textbook Virgin Islands Digital Education (VIDE), where all grade 7 and 8 students will have access to a plethora of subject areas.

November 14th, 2017
Peter Haycraft makes $1M valued donation for rebuilding of school

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A number of businesses, organisations and individuals have been coming forward with substantial assistance to the education system in the Virgin Islands.

November 11th, 2017
Parents & students welcome digital textbook

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Students in Grades 7 and 8 in public schools throughout the territory will benefit from the use of digital textbooks in the classroom beginning this month.

November 8th, 2017
Smiles returning on the faces of children- Stacey 'Buddha' Mather

EAST END, Tortola, VI - Laughter and happiness have been filling the halls of the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) two months after the passage of Hurricane Irma that severely damaged the building that houses YEP.

November 6th, 2017
Cruise line donates school building to VG

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- The staff and students of the Primary Division of the Bregado Flax Education Centre in Virgin Gorda had a special start of their academic year today with the donation of a 4000 square feet semi-permanent structure that will be used as their temporary school.





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