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Prospect Primary Marks Black History Month

Prospect Primary Marks Black History Month

Prospect Primary celebrated Black History Month with a ‘Living History Museum,’ with visitors learning of a number of notable figures. Government House posted the images below and said, “Prospect Primary celebrated Black History Month with their first Living History Museum since Covid. Students and staff highlighted the impactful... Read more of this article

Enrolment Opens For Entrepreneurship 101

Enrolment Opens For Entrepreneurship 101

Registration is open, and enrolment has begun for ‘Entrepreneurship 101’, an entrepreneurship education course hosted by the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC]. A spokesperson said, “The Entrepreneurship 101 course provides new and aspiring entrepreneurs with the knowledge, tools, and resources needed to start their businesses... Read more of this article

Photos: MSA Hosts Annual Career Day

Photos: MSA Hosts Annual Career Day

Mount Saint Agnes Academy [MSA] hosted a Career Day for Grades 10-12, offering students a diverse range of career options through engaging sessions with over 55 employers from the community. A spokesperson said, “Mt. St. Agnes Academy hosted a Career Day for Grades 10-12 on Friday, February 23, 2024. Career Day provides an opportunity for students... Read more of this article

Fidelis Partners With Whitney Middle School

Fidelis Partners With Whitney Middle School

Fidelis Insurance Holdings –  the Bermuda headquartered global specialty insurance business — announced a partnership with Whitney Institute Middle School. A spokesperson said, “Under the new agreement, Fidelis Insurance will sponsor extra tutoring for certain students between the ages of 11 – 13 for the remainder of the academic... Read more of this article

Somersfield To Host Educator’s Evening

Somersfield To Host Educator’s Evening

Somersfield Academy is inviting educators across the island to an Educator’s Evening celebrating Montessori Education Week tomorrow [Feb 28]. A spokesperson said, “Somersfield Academy invites educators island-wide to join us for an Educator’s Evening celebrating Montessori Education Week. This event will take place on Wednesday, February... Read more of this article

Chatmore Attains COBIS Compliance Status

Chatmore Attains COBIS Compliance Status

Chatmore British International School has achieved COBIS Compliance Status, which the school said “solidifies its commitment to excellence in international education.” A spokesperson said, “With this accolade, Chatmore joins the ranks of top schools worldwide dedicated to upholding the highest standards in teaching, learning, and... Read more of this article

West End Warriors Call For ‘Immediate Action’

West End Warriors Call For ‘Immediate Action’

[Updated] The West End Warriors are “calling for immediate action from the Ministry of Education,” highlighting what they called a “series of delays and unfulfilled commitments regarding the future of West End Primary School, a cornerstone of the Sandys Parish community with a legacy dating back to 1869.” A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

CedarBridge Black History: Unveiling Legends

CedarBridge Black History: Unveiling Legends

[Written by Anya Thompson] During Black History Month, the Social Studies Department at CedarBridge Academy initiated a creative project to honour the accomplishments and legacies of influential Black figures from various parts of the globe, as well as those who have made a lasting impact on Bermuda’s history. Both students and educators decorated... Read more of this article

Photos: Paget Primary Black History Month

Photos: Paget Primary Black History Month

Paget Primary School is holding their always impressive annual Black History Museum event, with this year’s event showcasing Cathy Bassett, Sir Stanley Burgess, Shiona Turini, James Darrell, Neletha Butterfield, Dr. Dorothy Louise Matthews Paynter, Rev Canon Thomas Nisbett, Commissioner Keeva Joell-Benjamin, Randy Horton, and Gita Blakeney Saltus,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda Institute Science Fair

Photos & Video: Bermuda Institute Science Fair

Bermuda Institute hosted their Science Fair this week at the Bermuda Institute Auditorium. “Students from Pre-K- Grade 12 have poured their hearts and minds into their projects, ranging from robotics and environmental science to biology and geology,” a spokesperson said. “This fair not only highlights the academic prowess of our students,... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Rabain & Minister Furbert

Video: Minister Rabain & Minister Furbert

Minister of Education Diallo Rabain and Minister of Transport Wayne Furbert convened a joint post-Budget press conference today [Feb 22], presenting key allocations and initiatives outlined in the 2024 Budget. Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said, “Good day, Bermuda, “I am thrilled to stand before you today to outline our vision and... Read more of this article

Somersfield Announces Project Expo Panelists

Somersfield Announces Project Expo Panelists

Somersfield Academy has announced the lineup of panelists set to attend their upcoming Personal Project Expo on February 29. A spokesperson said, “Somersfield Academy is thrilled to announce the lineup of distinguished panelists who have committed to attending the upcoming Personal Project Expo on February 29 from 6.00pm to 9.00pm. “The... Read more of this article

Troy University & Bermuda College Agreement

Troy University & Bermuda College Agreement

Troy University said they “forged an agreement with Bermuda College that will provide a pathway for students from Bermuda to study in Troy in the University’s bachelor’s degree program in business administration.” The university’s report said, “The agreement, which was signed on February 6 by Troy University Chancellor Dr.... Read more of this article

Online Registration For Primary School

Online Registration For Primary School

“Online Registration for Primary School [P1] for the B2024/2025 school year opens on Monday, 26 February and will close on Friday, March 8,” the Department of Education announced today. A Government spokesperson said, “Primary School Open Houses will be held on February 20, 21 and 22. “Parents and guardians are encouraged to... Read more of this article

Quick Tips: Scholarship Success Virtual Sessions   

Quick Tips: Scholarship Success Virtual Sessions  

The Department of Workforce Development [DWD] announced the upcoming Quick Tips series for scholarship success webinar sessions. A Government spokesperson said, “Participants will learn the key strategies and best practices to enhance their application, immediately improving their chance of success. “The virtual sessions will be held on... Read more of this article

Ministry Of Education Allocated $142.6M Budget

Ministry Of Education Allocated $142.6M Budget

The Ministry of Education has been allocated $142.6 million, Premier David Burt announced in the Budget, with capital funding increased by 40% to $6.4 million to support Education Reform projects. The relevant extract of the 2024 Budget statement said, “The Ministry of Education has been allocated $142.6 million – an increase of $2.7 million... Read more of this article