Statement from Honourable deCastro on the Use of Cane Garden Bay Baptist Church Annex

Wednesday, 7 September 2022 - 3:47pm

Good day all,

On Thursday 25th August, we updated you regarding the progress made and needed to complete the second floor of the Enis Adams Primary School (EAPS) building.

Statement by Honourable Sharie B. de Castro, Minister of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, and Sports - Update on the Reopening of Schools

Friday, 26 August 2022 - 5:31pm

Good day all,

In two weeks, teachers and students will returning to the classroom after a long summer break. I wish all teachers and students a productive learning experience as we all work together to transform the lives of our most precious resource - our children.

44 Cases Of Hand Foot And Mouth Disease In Local Preschools

Thursday, 25 August 2022 - 4:09pm

National Epidemiologist Ms. Harmonie Brewley-Massiah has confirmed 44 cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) across 10 preschools and day care centres in the Territory.

Statement By Honourable Sharie De Castro On The Accommodations For The Althea Scatliffe Primary School Academic Year 2022 – 2023

Friday, 29 July 2022 - 8:45pm

In June of this year, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs and Sports arranged for a structural analysis to be conducted on the Althea Scatliffe Primary School building.

House Of Assembly Statement By Honourable Sharie B. de Castro - School Maintenance And Development

Friday, 22 July 2022 - 3:50pm

Madam Speaker, I wish to give a brief update on the maintenance of schools across the Territory. 

World Met Day Recognised

Wednesday, 23 March 2022 - 3:11pm

Acting Director at the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) Mr. Jasen Penn has said that the Virgin Islands network of weather monitoring instrumentation supports preparedness in the short and long term, as the Territory observes World Meteorological Day.

Promoting Inclusion For World Down Syndrome Day

Monday, 21 March 2022 - 3:56pm

A call is being made for people with Down Syndrome to be fully included in all aspects of societal life and living as the world observes World Down Syndrome Day.

The Role Of School Counselors In Focus This Week

Thursday, 10 February 2022 - 3:56pm

The Ministry of Education is focusing on the unique contribution of school counselors within the Territory’s school system as it observes National School Counseling Week 2022.

Education Ministry Receives Interactive Learning Boards

Thursday, 27 January 2022 - 10:50am

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture is the recipient of promethean active panel boards courtesy Unite BVI, a not for profit foundation whose motto is to be engaged in community areas where they can make the most difference.  

Midterm Break Is October 22

Wednesday, 20 October 2021 - 10:19am

All parents and guardians with students attending public school are reminded that midterm break is Friday, October 22.