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Berkeleyite Candace Furbert: “Never Give Up”

Berkeleyite Candace Furbert: “Never Give Up”

In celebration of the school’s 120th anniversary, the Berkeley Institute Anniversary Celebration Committee is shining a spotlight on its alumni, with the fifth profile highlighting professional actress Candace Furbert, Class of 2009, Gold House.What does it mean to you to be a Berkeleyite? To be a Berkeleyite to me means to never give up! We do... Read more of this article

Berkeley Institute To Present “Elf The Musical”

Berkeley Institute To Present “Elf The Musical”

The Berkeley Institute Arts Department is getting set to present “Elf The Musical” on Friday, December 8th and Saturday, December 9th at 7.00pm in The Berkeley Institute Cafetorium. A spokesperson said, “Embrace your inner Elf! The Berkeley Institute Arts Department presents Elf The Musical on Friday, December 8th and Saturday, December 9th,... Read more of this article

Berkeley Institute Team Wins Debate Contest

Berkeley Institute Team Wins Debate Contest

The Berkeley Team A won all their debates to capture the overall title at the National Debate Society Tournament.A Berkeley spokesperson said, “In the senior schools category: Berkeley had two teams: Team A and Team B. Berkeley Team A won all their debates and went undefeated to capture the overall title.Team A [winners] Yasser Baia [S4], Tyrese... Read more of this article

Shernette Wolffe: Enduring, Rich, Proud Legacy

Shernette Wolffe: Enduring, Rich, Proud Legacy

In celebration of the school’s 120th anniversary, the Berkeley Institute Anniversary Celebration Committee is shining a spotlight on its alumni, with the fourth profile highlighting Shernette Wolffe, Class of 1976, Green House.What does it mean to be a Berkeleyite? Berkeley represents an enduring, rich and proud legacy. I descend from an impressive... Read more of this article

Berkelyite Scott Wade: “Expecting Excellence”

Berkelyite Scott Wade: “Expecting Excellence”

In celebration of the school’s 120th anniversary, the Berkeley Institute Anniversary Celebration Committee is shining a spotlight on its alumni, with the third profile highlighting M.A. Scott Wade, Class of 1988, Green House.What does it mean to you to be a Berkeleyite? Expecting excellence – especially from myself. What made The Berkeley special... Read more of this article

Berkeley Wins BSSF Senior School Netball

Berkeley Wins BSSF Senior School Netball

The Berkeley Institute finished the Bermuda School Sports Federation Senior School Netball Tournament undefeated at Bernard Park to claim the title. Berkeley and CedarBridge Academy Blue were both undefeated as they squared off in the final match of the competition. Berkeley took an early lead and led the match from start to finish in winning 12-5.... Read more of this article

Berkeley Students Attend BILTIR Lunch & Learn

Berkeley Students Attend BILTIR Lunch & Learn

Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers [BILTIR] today [Nov 2] held its second Lunch and Learn, entitled “A Career in the Life Insurance and Reinsurance Industry”, to a group of Berkeley Institute students at the offices of Global Atlantic Re, a BILTIR member company. The programme focused on Bermuda’s thriving life insurance industry... Read more of this article

Mustafa Manders Ingham: “It’s An Honour”

Mustafa Manders Ingham: “It’s An Honour”

In celebration of the school’s 120th anniversary, the Berkeley Institute Anniversary Celebration Committee is shining a spotlight on its alumni, with the second profile highlighting Mustafa Manders Ingham, Class of 2015, Gold House. What does it mean to you to be a Berkeleyite? It’s an honour. Growing up that’s all I ever heard in my household;... Read more of this article

Kristin White: “I Feel Part Of A Rich Legacy”

Kristin White: “I Feel Part Of A Rich Legacy”

In celebration of the school’s 120th anniversary, the Berkeley Institute Anniversary Celebration Committee is shining a spotlight on its alumni, with the first profile highlighting Kristin White, class year 1997, of Green House. What does it mean to you to be a Berkeleyite? I feel part of a rich legacy in black Bermudian history. What made The... Read more of this article

Reception To Celebrate Berkeley’s 120 Years

Reception To Celebrate Berkeley’s 120 Years

The Berkeley Educational Society will celebrate the 120th Anniversary of the opening of the Berkeley Institute with a Cocktail Reception on Wednesday, September 6th. The school was opened on September 6th, 1897, and this will be the first in a series of events that will take place to mark the anniversary.The reception is from 6.00 pm until 8.00 pm... Read more of this article

Berkeley Board Congratulates Michelle Simmons

Berkeley Board Congratulates Michelle Simmons

The Board of Governors of the Berkeley Institute have extended their congratulations to Mrs. Michelle Simmons on her appointment by the Governor as an independent senator. A spokesperson said, “The Board of Governors of the Berkeley Institute, is delighted to publicly congratulate Mrs. Michelle Simmons on her appointment by His Excellency the... Read more of this article

Berkeley Appoints Keisha Douglas As Principal

Berkeley Appoints Keisha Douglas As Principal

The Board of Governors of The Berkeley Institute, acting on behalf of The Berkeley Educational Society, announced the appointment of Ms. Keisha Douglas as the next Principal of the school. “Her appointment follows an intensive and robust recruitment process conducted by the Board’s selection committee,” the Board said. “This process... Read more of this article

Berkeley Institute Steps Up With AP Programme

Berkeley Institute Steps Up With AP Programme

The Board of Governors of the Berkeley Institute has announced that the school is now an AP Testing Centre and member of the College Board, offering College Board Advanced Placement courses in 11 subjects, including English Language, English Literature, Spanish, French, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics, Biology, Computer Science, and... Read more of this article