HALLS OF JUSTICE PROJECT AMONG TOPICS DISCUSSED WITH MILLING FOR POSSIBLE UK FUNDING – SAYS PREMIER

While providing an account of his recent trip to the United Kingdom (UK), Premier Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley revealed that the trip included several interactions with dignitaries also in attendance at the Commonwealth Games, and a meeting with UK Minister for Overseas Territories the Right Honourable Amanda Milling. Among other things discussed, Premier Wheatley … Continued

MINISTER & MINISTRY RECOGNISES RETIRING EDUCATORS

On the eve of a new school year in the territory, the Ministry of Education is preparing to say farewell to some of the long standing, dedicated educators who are due for retirement following several decades of service in the schooling system. These educators were recognized by Minister for Education Honourable Sharie De Castro during … Continued

HLSCC COMMENDED FOR HAVING ACCREDITATION REAFFIRMED BY MSCHE

The H Lavity Stoutt Community College has had its accreditation reaffirmed by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Education Minister Honourable Sharie De Castro broke the news recently and later brought the matter to the House of Assembly where she detailed the process behind this achievement. De Castro attributed the college’s success at achieving reaffirmation to … Continued

STUDENTS PERFORMED WELL AT 2022 EXIT EXAMINATIONS – SAYS MINISTER

Minister for Education Honourable Sharie de Castro has congratulated students who have emerged successfully from their studies despite the challenges experienced throughout the 2021-2022 school year. The minister noted that despite several shocks dealt to the education sector over the past few years, teachers and students in the British Virgin Islands “have continued to demonstrate … Continued

ALTHEA SCATLIFFE PRIMARY STUDENTS ASSIGNED TO NEW SCHOOLS – BUILDING WILL REMAIN CLOSED INDEFINITELY

Students attending the Althea Scatliffe Primary School will be reassigned to other schools across the territory after it was determined that the school’s structure was unsafe for a resumption of activities in the coming school year. The Althea Scatliffe Primary School was closed in June following an assessment commissioned by the Ministry of Education that … Continued

11 NEW EMT AND AEMT PROFESSIONALS ADDED TO BVI HEALTHCARE FRATERNITY

The British Virgin Island Fraternity of Health Practitioners has welcomed 11 newly graduated Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) and Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians to join the territory’s artillery of emergency care professionals. The new graduates emerged from the second cohort of trainees to pursue this course of education provided through a joint collaboration between the BVI Health … Continued