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High school students on Anegada shine @ Science Fair

Students presenting their creative pieces to some of the parents who turned up at yesterday May 12, 2015 mini exhibition at the the Claudia Creque Educational Centre, Anegada. Photo: Provided
In photograph is a plant cell chart made of discarded materials. Photo: Provided
In photograph is a plant cell chart made of discarded materials. Photo: Provided
Specialized egg cell. Photo: Provided
Specialized egg cell. Photo: Provided
Epithelial cell. Photo: Provided
Epithelial cell. Photo: Provided
A plant cell model. Photo:Provided
A plant cell model. Photo:Provided
A depiction of a red blood cell. Photo: Provided
A depiction of a red blood cell. Photo: Provided
An animal cell. Photo: Provided
An animal cell. Photo: Provided
THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – After all the things that have been putting a damper on the image of the Claudia Creque Educational Centre at Anegada recently, the school rebounded well with a successful mini science fair and exhibition yesterday, May 12, 2015.

It was the task of Grade Nine (9) students ‎Lionel Smith, Latisa Smith, Rondel Smith and Janesh Emmanuel‎ to use their creative ability to produce the pieces within a given time frame and have ready for yesterday's showcase.

According to one parent who visited to encourage the students, the exercise saw the coming together of the students, parents and teachers in a very friendly environment. "That's what we need and that was one of the objectives," the parent told this news site.

"This fosters healthy competition. It provided opportunity to the talented and creative students for nourishing and nurturing of their creative talents," added the parent.

Previous accomplishments

Being creative is nothing strange to the students, having continuously participated in the Agriculture Department's school competitions and came out with high rated positions.

According to the parent, two months ago the students of Grades 8 and 9 walked away with two firsts and two second places from the Food and Nutrition aspect of the Agriculture competition. "Since then the school is now doing Food and Nutrition as a subject, which is a good thing for the kids," noted the parent.

Negative spotlight

The Claudia Creque Educational Centre was in the spotlight in a negative way recently when parents threatened to shut the school down in protest over conditions at the institution. The Department of Education responded by sending two officials to calm the situation on Monday May 4, 2015.

Minister for Education Myron V. Walwyn has since stated that a school board will be established at the Claudia Creque Educational Centre.


11 Responses to “High school students on Anegada shine @ Science Fair”

  • ha (13/05/2015, 16:34) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
    They were quick to blame Myron and Government when they had ruckshun over there, but I bet Government won't get the praise for this.
  • .... (13/05/2015, 16:53) Like (8) Dislike (4) Reply
    Where is the photo minister?
  • sumarad (13/05/2015, 21:38) Like (5) Dislike (3) Reply
    This looks like a cover up from all of the confussiom thats been happen up there. Im not impressed. They think their smart
  • milk (13/05/2015, 22:12) Like (1) Dislike (3) Reply
    This sounds like a cover up from all of the confussion thats been going on up there people.dont be fooled
  • ok (13/05/2015, 22:13) Like (1) Dislike (2) Reply
    students those project look lovely but may I ask where is the principal. why isn't he in at least one picture. yes if he was there. why aren't you in a picture with you students while their are having there so call '' science fair ''???? talk to me????
  • HAHA (13/05/2015, 22:14) Like (1) Dislike (3) Reply
  • g (13/05/2015, 22:16) Like (1) Dislike (4) Reply
  • Mike (14/05/2015, 07:35) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    I think it is a fantastic thing they are doing.
  • pappy (14/05/2015, 07:40) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    the issue with the NDP 3 and a half years seemed dicey, and we the people needed a bull like Mayberry to push dem out of office, your VIP is too quiet.
  • student (14/05/2015, 08:28) Like (6) Dislike (0) Reply
    I watched my mom got angry because of something positive in the school.she called parents and and few teachers to blog and my mom is a teacher of the school.
    I am happy for the students
  • Me (14/05/2015, 09:48) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    Some teachers don't like progress in the school they feed off of negativity

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