KATS BVI EXPANDS OFFERINGS WITH NEW ADVANCED SEA SKILLS PROGRAM

The long-running Basic Sea Skills program offered by local non-profit Kids and the Sea (KATS) BVI has taken another step forward by introducing an advanced curriculum for returning students. Former KATS Assistant Director Brian Liverpool recently weighed in on this significant expansion of the initiative. Liverpool, who was heavily involved in developing and running the … Continued

SKILLFUL BALLERS JR. BASKETBALL TEAM SHINES IN ANGUILLA TOURNAMENT

The Skillful Ballers Jr. Basketball Team recently showcased their talent and determination while representing the British Virgin Islands at the Anguilla International Youth Basketball Showcase. Participating in both male and female divisions, the teams delivered impressive performances. In the male division, the Skillful Ballers emerged victorious, clinching the championship title. The team, coached by Ronald … Continued

BVI’S ADAGIO DANCE SCHOOL SHINES AT NUVO DANCE CONVENTION IN FLORIDA

Students from the Adagio Dance School have once again demonstrated their talent and dedication on the international stage, representing the British Virgin Islands with distinction at the Nuvo Dance Convention held in Florida. Among the standout performers, Daniyyel Wattley and Ja’lessa Issac made remarkable impressions in the Nubie Category, securing 9th and 7th places, respectively. … Continued

CIBONEY AND ESHS TRIUMPH IN SECONDARY FOREIGN LANGUAGES BOWL

The Ciboney Centre for Excellence and the Elmore Stoutt High School emerged as champions of the 2024 Secondary School Foreign Languages Bowl, showcasing their mastery in Spanish and French respectively. The competition, which featured six schools from across the Virgin Islands, witnessed Ciboney Centre for Excellence clinch the Spanish segment title. With an impressive performance … Continued

CIBONEY CROWNED CHAMPIONS OF THE 2024 PRIMARY SCHOOLS FOREIGN LANGUAGE BOWL

Ciboney School of Excellence emerged victorious in the highly anticipated 2024 Primary School Foreign Language Bowl, securing the coveted title of champions in a fiercely competitive contest. Competing against 13 other schools, Ciboney School of Excellence showcased exceptional linguistic skills and cultural knowledge to claim the top spot in the competition. The trio of Marley … Continued

NO IN-PERSON CLASSES AT ESHS ON FRIDAY, MAY 3RD

Elmore Stoutt High School will transition to remote learning this Friday, May 3rd in response to undisclosed incidents of “extreme misconduct” that occurred on the school’s campus this week. In a notice released on Thursday night, the school’s administration stated that the move to virtual classes on Friday was made “as our primary concern is … Continued

MINISTER DE CASTRO OPENS LIBRARY WEEK 2024

Hon. Sharie de Castro, Minister for Education officially opened Library Week 2024 on Monday with a written statement to the public. This year’s theme is “Libraries: Moving full STEAM Upstream,” highlighting the integral role libraries play in advancing science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM). In a statement released Minister de Castro emphasized the significance … Continued

SISTER ISLANDS NEWSLETTER SPOTLIGHTS EMERGING YOUTH LEADERS

In the latest issue of the Sister Islands Newsletter, the community is introduced to three impressive and motivated young individuals making positive impacts across Anegada, Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke.  From Anegada, 22-year-old Anjali Levons is being recognized as an emerging youth leader. A graduate of the Claudia Creque Educational Centre, Levons currently works … Continued