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12 Videos: Primary School Choir Competition

12 Videos: Primary School Choir Competition

A large crowd turned up at the Berkeley Institute last night [Feb 13] and witnessed Port Royal Primary win the second annual Primary School Valentine’s Choir Competition. Nine schools participated in the event including East End Primary, St. George’s Preparatory, Prospect Primary, West Pembroke, Mount Saint Agnes Academy, Heron Bay, Port... Read more of this article

Education Minister Highlights Student Successes

Education Minister Highlights Student Successes

In the House of Assembly today [Feb 13], Minister of Education Wayne Scott gave an update on the Career Pathways Programme which provides senior school students with the opportunity to acquire academic, technical and work-place skills. The programme has been in place since the 2012/13 academic school year in Bermuda’s two public senior schools, the... Read more of this article

Education Minister Visits The Berkeley Institute

Education Minister Visits The Berkeley Institute

Minister of Education Wayne Scott and Permanent Secretary Valerie Robinson James last week visited The Berkeley Institute to meet with the administration and student leaders. Minister Scott met with School Principal, Dr Phyllis Curtis-Tweed and had an in-depth discussion about different ways to improve the Public School System moving forward. However,... Read more of this article

Nine Schools To Compete In Valentine’s Choir

Nine Schools To Compete In Valentine’s Choir

The Berkeley Institute Library is getting set to present its second annual Primary School Valentine’s Choir Competition, with nine schools to compete on Friday, February 13, 2015. The participating schools will include East End Primary, St. George’s Preparatory, Prospect Primary, West Pembroke, Mount Saint Agnes, Heron Bay, Port Royal, Somerset... Read more of this article

Berkeley To Host 2nd Green & Gold Alumni Ball

Berkeley To Host 2nd Green & Gold Alumni Ball

The Berkeley Institute Student Council is getting ready to host its 2nd Annual Green and Gold Alumni Ball, to be held in the Harbourview Ballroom at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess Hotel on May 16, 2015. A spokesperson said, “Come join us for a night of laughter, friendship, and nostalgia as we celebrate with you. All proceeds will go to the aid... Read more of this article

Berkeley Institute Set To Hold Dance Concert

Berkeley Institute Set To Hold Dance Concert

The Berkeley Institute Dance Programme will be hosting #theTour, a dance concert to be held at The Berkeley Institute Cafetorium on February 27 and 28, 2015 at 7.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The dance concert combines various styles of dance, GCSE dance pieces and student choreography. The Dance Programme continues to raise the standard for Dance... Read more of this article

“Harvesting Excellence” At The Berkeley Institute

“Harvesting Excellence” At The Berkeley Institute

The Berkeley Institute recently held its annual Prizegiving Ceremony to a standing room only audience in the school cafetorium. Principal Dr. Phyllis Curtis-Tweed celebrated the achievements of Berkeley students over the past academic year, telling them that their accomplishments exemplify the tenets of the school’s mission. She encouraged them to... Read more of this article

Photos: $240,000 Donated In “Dollars For Hours”

Photos: $240,000 Donated In “Dollars For Hours”

[Updated with video] Eight local schools received $30,000 each at the culmination of PartnerRe Ltd.’s successful Dollars for Hours project that pairs student volunteers with local charities on community projects. At an event hosted this evening [Dec 16] by PartnerRe to celebrate and showcase the students’ achievements, PartnerRe’s President and... Read more of this article

Berkeley Wins BSSF Senior School Netball

Berkeley Wins BSSF Senior School Netball

The Berkeley Institute defeated all their challengers en route to winning the 2014 Bermuda School Sports Federation Senior School Netball tournament undefeated. Berkeley defeated Saltus 16-4, CedarBridge Academy 8-3, Warwick Academy 10-0, BHS Blue 10-1 and BHS Gold 7-2. Zariah Amory from Berkeley led all tournament scorers with 29 goals while teammate... Read more of this article

Berkeley Institute Arts Dept. To Present “Aida”

Berkeley Institute Arts Dept. To Present “Aida”

The Berkeley Institute Arts Department will be presenting Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida: School Edition, a contemporary musical take on a grand classic tale, based on the Verdi opera. The story centers on Aida, a Nubian princess who becomes enslaved by Radames, an Egyptian soldier. A forbidden love blossoms between them and their example of devotion... Read more of this article


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