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Warwick Academy Sixth Form Exam Results

Warwick Academy Sixth Form Exam Results

Warwick Academy announced their recent examination results from their graduating Class of 2019, with the school achieving a 100% pass rate across the IB Individual Subjects, and 95% of the IB Diploma students passing the programme. “Students were able to choose from 3 different pathways offered by the school – the International Baccalaureate... Read more of this article

Bermuda Debate Team Makes Quarter Finals

Bermuda Debate Team Makes Quarter Finals

Team Independent Bermuda has reached the quarter-finals as the top seed at the Heart of Europe Debating Tournament in the Czech Republic. A spokesperson said, “Genevieve Lau and Hailey O’Donnell of Bermuda High School and Kate Tobin of Somersfield Academy, comprising Team Independent Bermuda, have broken to the quarter-finals round at the 2019... Read more of this article

Minister Lovitta Foggo Presents DWD Awardees

Minister Lovitta Foggo Presents DWD Awardees

Recently the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo congratulated this year’s recipients of the Department of Workforce Development’s [DWD] annual scholarship awards programme. At a special ceremony in late June, Minister Foggo presented 29 individuals with National Technical Vocational Training awards [NTVT], Technical and... Read more of this article

Bermuda High School IB Diploma Results

Bermuda High School IB Diploma Results

Bermuda High School [BHS] has announced the results of its 2019 International Baccalaureate Diploma cohort. Head of School Linda Parker said, “We are very proud of our IB graduates and that, as a small community school, we continue to score well above the IB world average of 29 points. 38 of our 39 graduates chose to sit the full IB Diploma, and achieved... Read more of this article

Students To Participate In European Debate

Students To Participate In European Debate

Tomorrow [July 10], three students are traveling to Prague to eventually end up in Olomouc to participate in the Heart of Europe debate tournament. Gladstone Thompson said, “The students include 14-year-old Salayah Stange from Bermuda High School, 16-year-old Christopher Jackson, a dual enrollment student at the Bermuda College and the Berkeley... Read more of this article

Students Complete World Readiness Programme

Students Complete World Readiness Programme

Twenty four young women have completed the first ever She Leads: A Real World Readiness Programme in a public/private partnership offered to students from BHS, The Berkeley Institute and Cedarbridge Academy. A spokesperson said, “On Friday, July 5th, 24 young women completed the first ever She Leads: A Real World Readiness Programme after a week... Read more of this article

Happy Valley Child Care Centre Graduation

Happy Valley Child Care Centre Graduation

Eleven children finished the nursery school programme at the Happy Valley Child Care Centre, with Minister of Legal Affairs Kathy Lynn Simmons attending the graduation ceremony for the young students. A spokesperson said, “On Friday, the Minister of Legal Affairs, the Kathy Lynn Simmons, JP attended the graduation ceremony for the young students... Read more of this article

Chubb 2019 Awardees & Scholars Announced

Chubb 2019 Awardees & Scholars Announced

The Chubb Charitable Foundation – Bermuda have announced this year’s Bermuda College Education Award and Robert Clements Scholarship recipients. Both recipients were celebrated during a luncheon hosted by Chubb. Kiara Virgil-Wainwright Receives Bermuda College Education Award A spokesperson said, “Kiara Virgil-Wainwright, a recent graduate... Read more of this article

Minister On 2019 Senior School Graduations

Minister On 2019 Senior School Graduations

The Berkeley Institute and CedarBridge Academy graduates “have made their parents, the senior schools and all of us proud,” Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said in the House of Assembly. The Minister said, “I had the distinct pleasure of attending the graduation ceremonies for the Berkeley Institute and CedarBridge Academy on June... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Updates On Education Initiatives

Video: Minister Updates On Education Initiatives

Minister of Education Diallo Rabain provided an overview of work being done within the Ministry and Department of Education. Minister Rabain said, “Following the conclusion of the 2018/2019 academic year, I would like to take an opportunity to provide a brief overview of work being done within the Ministry and Department of Education and provide a... Read more of this article

Government Backs Future Leaders Programme

Government Backs Future Leaders Programme

Premier David Burt recently hosted members of Future Leaders of Bermuda and presented the organization with $25,000. This sponsorship will help fund the initiatives of their summer programme, which explores topics such as leadership, poverty, violence, injustice, identity, privilege, and social justice. The Premier said, “I am excited for another... Read more of this article

Dr. Ball Public Health Scholarship Recipients

Dr. Ball Public Health Scholarship Recipients

The Ministry of Health announced the awardees of the 2019 Dr. Barbara Ball Public Health Scholarships, with all Toriah Smith, Kyla Sinclair, Taylor Hill, Sasha Maybury, Candice Albuoy, Crystal Dill, Annisha Peets, Ter-Rae Morrison and Ivy Ingham all receiving scholarships. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Health is pleased... Read more of this article

MIT Professor Dr. Wood To Host Space Talk

MIT Professor Dr. Wood To Host Space Talk

Dr. Danielle Wood from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology [MIT] will hold a talk about how ‘Technology from Space Helps Keep us Safe on Earth’ on Monday, July 1st. “The talk will take place at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo at 6:30 pm and is open to the general public, free of charge. The Ministry of Home Affairs especially encourages... Read more of this article