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Berkeley Students Launch Local Food Website

Berkeley Students Launch Local Food Website

A new website — which is highly informative, useful and very well designed — has been launched, with BermudaLunchBox.com created by a team of talented and tech savvy Berkeley Institute students. The class, led by teacher Diamond Outerbridge, said the initiative was to “help support food security on the island.” with the twenty... Read more of this article

Minister Attends Berkeley, CedarBridge Sports

Minister Attends Berkeley, CedarBridge Sports

Minister of Education Diallo Rabain joined staff and students at Berkeley Institute and CedarBridge Academy as they held their sports days. A Government spokesperson said, “Minister Rabain was pleased to see students fully engaged in the celebrations of their respective teams and welcomed the return to this greatly missed event.”Related... Read more of this article

Berkeley & CedarBridge To Hold Sports Days

Berkeley & CedarBridge To Hold Sports Days

“The Ministry of Education advised that Berkeley Institute and CedarBridge Academy ”have been approved to hold Sports Day this year after demonstrating appropriate Covid protocols to protect students, staff and spectators.” A spokesperson said, “The Minister of Education was approached by both CedarBridge Academy and The Berkeley... Read more of this article

Photos: One Island, One Book GirlCott Event

Photos: One Island, One Book GirlCott Event

The English Department of The Berkeley Institute is continuing its reading initiative One Island, One Book and recently held a special event where  Florenz Maxwell, the author of the novel GirlCott, was the honoured guest. A spokesperson said, “The Berkeley Institute is continuing its reading initiative One Island, One Book where they aim to... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Reads With Berkeley 4th Week

Photos: Bermuda Reads With Berkeley 4th Week

The Berkeley Institute Initiative ‘One Island, One Book’ continues to invite members of the public to join in with The Language Arts Department students of The Berkeley Institute as the read the novel GIRLCOTT. A spokesperson said, “The teachers of The Berkeley Institute were enthralled when they were able to interact with Mrs. Florenz Maxwell,... Read more of this article

Berkeley’s ‘One Island, One Book’ Begins

Berkeley’s ‘One Island, One Book’ Begins

The Berkeley Institute’s ‘One Island, One Book‘ initiative begins today [Feb 1], with the public invited to “begin reading and participating in the February and March activity.” A spokesperson said, “One Island, One Book starts today, February 1, 2022. The Berkeley Institute invites you to begin reading and participating... Read more of this article

Berkeley Launch ‘One Island, One Book’ Project

Berkeley Launch ‘One Island, One Book’ Project

The English Department of The Berkeley Institute is launching an island-wide reading initiative and they are inviting the public to join them, with the  ’One Island, One Book’ concept using the novel Girlcott by Mrs. Florenz Webbe Maxwell. A spokesperson said, “The English Department of The Berkeley Institute is about to embark on an... Read more of this article

Wallpaper Wednesday: The Berkeley Institute

Wallpaper Wednesday: The Berkeley Institute

The latest design in Bernews’ weekly Wallpaper Wednesday series allows you to celebrate one of the island’s most distinguished schools, with The Berkeley Institute marking their 124th anniversary this week.According to the school’s website, “On September 6, 1897, The Berkeley Institute [elementary and high school] was opened on the... Read more of this article

KPMG To Work With The Berkeley Institute

KPMG To Work With The Berkeley Institute

“We are thrilled to announce that we will be collaborating with Berkeley Institute in the area of professional development and succession planning,” KPMG in Bermuda said. A spokesperson said, “Working with the community is at the heart of KPMG in Bermuda [KPMG] and our Impact Plan. KPMG has long had a focus on the education and... Read more of this article

Berkeley Institute Holds Graduation Ceremony

Berkeley Institute Holds Graduation Ceremony

The Berkeley Institute recently held its graduation ceremony for the class of 2021 at the National Sports Centre, with school Principal Keisha Douglas offering words of congratulations and encouragement as the students prepare to move forward. At the graduation ceremony, Principal Douglas said, “Good morning graduates of the class of 2021, parents,... Read more of this article

Students Reflect On Unique Year At Berkeley

Students Reflect On Unique Year At Berkeley

As a school year marked by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic draws to a close, Berkeley Institute Head Pupils Daria Symonds and Andreaz Glasgow are reflecting on their unique year and their future endeavours. A spokesperson said, “After an arduous year of learning remotely and dealing with personal challenges imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic, the... Read more of this article

L&G Donates Laptops To Berkeley Institute

L&G Donates Laptops To Berkeley Institute

Lighthouse Connect — an education-focused fund launched by Legal & General Reinsurance [L&G Re] — delivered 20 laptops to students of The Berkeley Institute. A spokesperson said, “Lighthouse Connect, an education-focused fund launched by Legal & General Reinsurance [L&G Re], is on track to deliver more than 230 laptops... Read more of this article

Ministry: ‘Potential Exposure’ At Berkeley Institute

Ministry: ‘Potential Exposure’ At Berkeley Institute

The Ministry of Health has “become aware of a potential exposure at The Berkeley Institute to someone confirmed with Covid-19,” and the ESU is “contacting confirmed close contacts who are being advised that they must quarantine [stay home and away from other activities] and be tested for Covid-19.” Ministry’s Statement A... Read more of this article