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Education Dept Addresses T.N. Tatem Concerns

Education Dept Addresses T.N. Tatem Concerns

The Department of Education [DOE] is taking action after being notified that students and staff at the T.N. Tatem Middle School have shared concerns about potential mold in some parts of the building. A spokesperson said, “The Department of Education [DOE] has been notified that students and staff at the T.N. Tatem Middle School have shared concerns... Read more of this article

PLP: Who In OBA Will Stand Up For Teachers?

PLP: Who In OBA Will Stand Up For Teachers?

[Updated] The Minister of Education “refused to repudiate” the Premier’s “denigration of teachers,” and since then the “concerns of teachers were validated with the discovery of severe levels of mould,” so “who in the OBA will stand up for our teachers,” asked Shadow Minister of Education Lovitta... Read more of this article

T.N. Tatem Middle School “Cleared To Reopen”

T.N. Tatem Middle School “Cleared To Reopen”

[Updated] The Department of Education today has confirmed that T.N. Tatem Middle School has been “cleared to reopen on Monday, 20 February.” “This morning, the Acting Commissioner of Education, Dr. Freddie Evans received final reports from the Bermuda Government Safety and Health Coordinator regarding mould, air quality and maintenance... Read more of this article

T.N. Tatem School To Reopen On February 20th

T.N. Tatem School To Reopen On February 20th

The Department of Education confirmed that yesterday [January 24] Acting Commissioner of Education,Dr. Freddie Evans issued a memo to the T. N. Tatem faculty, students and PTA and the Clearwater Middle School PTA confirming the Department’s plan to reopen T.N. Tatem on 20 February 2017.Dr. Freddie Evans stated in his memo: “Occasionally, through... Read more of this article

Department Issues Update On T.N. Tatem Repairs

Department Issues Update On T.N. Tatem Repairs

The Department of Education [Dec 29] issued an update regarding the restoration and repairs work at T.N. Tatem Middle School. Acting Commissioner of Education Dr. Freddie Evans stated: “I am pleased to report that work T.N. Tatem is progressing at a very steady pace. Crews from the Department of Parks, the Ministry of Public Works, contracted industrial... Read more of this article

Thanks Offered After Transition From TN Tatem

Thanks Offered After Transition From TN Tatem

The Department of Education today [Dec 9] gave special recognition to students, teachers, the Department of Public Transportation [PTB] and mini bus operators who all worked together to smoothly manage the first day of student transition from T.N. Tatem to Clearwater Middle school. Acting Commissioner of Education, Dr. Freddie Evans said, “This successful... Read more of this article

Tyrrell: Vital That Students Continue Their Studies

Tyrrell: Vital That Students Continue Their Studies

The plan to temporarily relocate T.N. Tatem students to Clearwater is “far from ideal, but getting the students back to a learning environment is the utmost priority” as “it is vital that the students continue their studies,” Neville Tyrrell said.Mr Tyrrell — the PLP candidate for the by-election in Constituency 26 Warwick... Read more of this article

Bus Transport Plan For T.N. Tatem Students

Bus Transport Plan For T.N. Tatem Students

The Department of Education said that plans have been finalized for the temporary relocation of T.N. Tatem Middle School students to the Clearwater Middle School, and provided information on the bus transportation that has been arranged. A spokesperson said, “Thanks are extended to the TN Tatem PTA representatives, principals of both middle schools,... Read more of this article

Govt: Students To Begin Classes At Clearwater

Govt: Students To Begin Classes At Clearwater

T.N. Tatem students are scheduled to begin classes at Clearwater Middle School on Thursday [Dec 8], with buses to be provided by the Department of Education to transport students to and from Clearwater Middle School in St David’s each day, the Ministry of Education said this evening. The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle... Read more of this article

Berkeley Stands ‘In Solidarity’ With T.N. Tatem

Berkeley Stands ‘In Solidarity’ With T.N. Tatem

Earlier today [Dec 6], the Berkeley Institute showed their solidarity with the students and parents of T.N. Tatem Middle School, with students standing on the school field spelling out “TNT.” The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle School building have been ongoing; last Monday and Friday it  was closed, and the school... Read more of this article

Discussions Over Relocating T.N Tatem Students

Discussions Over Relocating T.N Tatem Students

The Department of Education said they met with PTSA executives from T.N. Tatem and Clearwater; the Bermuda Union of Teachers, and T.N. Tatem teachers, to discuss temporarily relocating to Clearwater Middle School, and the Department has confirmed that T.N. Tatem students will not be required to report to school tomorrow [Dec 6]. The issues surrounding... Read more of this article

TN Tatem Middle School Closed Again Today

TN Tatem Middle School Closed Again Today

T.N. Tatem Middle School will be closed again today, the Ministry has confirmed, adding that they have “created a plan for a temporary relocation of students and staff while the Ministry carries out cleaning and abatement of any mould issues.” The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle School building have been ongoing;... Read more of this article

TN Tatem PTA Says “Find An Alternative Facility”

TN Tatem PTA Says “Find An Alternative Facility”

The issues surrounding the condition of the TN Tatem Middle School building continue with the school’s PTA calling on the Minister to “find an alternative facility to house TN Tatem Middle School students and teachers until after the remediation work is completed.” T.N. Tatem Middle School PTA President Amin Smith said, “Most... Read more of this article