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Press Release Basseterre, St. Kitts Twenty four grade six students of the Irish Town Primary School were inducted as prefects on Monday 2nd November, as the school officially launched its Prefect Programme as part of the Child Friendly Schools Initiative.

Irish Town Primary Launches Prefect Programme


PRESS RELEASE St. Kitts and Nevis Information Service (SKNIS) The Basseterre High School situation continues to be a matter of significant concern and priority for the government. It is for this reason, that I address you at this time. During the last two sessions of Parliament, I provided you with […]

Statement From The Deputy Prime Minister On The Basseterre High ...


Russell Williams In Part 1, I set out a couple of reasons why I believe we need a dedicated and focused Ministry of Technology, much of the argument was based on the hear and now. In this final part, I will look ahead. We have all heard and in some […]

The Case for a Ministry of Technology – Pt 2



PRESS RELEASE         Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS):   Nationals from St. Kitts and Nevis staying in the United Kingdom (UK) for a limited time period of more than six months will now benefit from health insurance as they are required to pay a financial contribution towards the […]

United Kingdom Introduces Health Surcharge


AN OPEN INVITATION TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC The Nevis Historical and Conservation Society (NHCS) has been asked by the UNESCO Secretariat on St. Kitts to collaborate and implement, with civil society and in particular the Waset Education Foundation, Inc. and our Education Department, a project entitled “Educating the Population of St. Kitts and […]

UNESCO Afro-Caribbean Education Project


PRESS RELEASE The NHCS wishes to remind the general public of our Annual Alexander Hamilton Tea Party and Awards Ceremony which will be held on the grounds of the Alexander Hamilton Museum in Charlestown this coming Friday, January 9, 2015 at 4:30p.m – 6:30p.m. Our celebrations will mark our continued appreciation of this son of our soil and the […]

Annual Alexander Hamilton Tea Party



PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION (EMU) – St. Kitts,  The Ministry of Education welcomes the formation of the Health and Safety Task Force chaired by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health (Mr. Andrew Skerritt) and supports its decision to work collaboratively with PAHO/WHO as it relates […]

 HEALTH AND SAFETY TASK FORCE 


Basseterre, St. Kitts, April 30, 2014 (SKNIS): Minister of Health the Hon. Marcella Liburd has been appointed Acting Minister of Education in order to ensure that the Government remains focused on the ongoing issues at the Basseterre High School. The appointment became necessary in the absence of the Minister of […]

ACTING EDUCATION MINISTER PRIORITIZES MEETINGS WITH BHS STAKEHOLDERS


(EMU) – St. Kitts, Sep 11, 2013: Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education Mrs. Ionie Liburd Willett has challenged participants in a one-day round table discussion on Monday September 9, to stand firm in their resolve to be committed to excellence in education whatever their sphere of influence. “I […]

STAKEHOLDERS DISCUSS ISSUES RELATED TO LEADERSHIP BUILDING THROUGH COMMITMENT TO ...



  Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 21, 2013 (SKNIS):  Director of the Advanced Vocational Education Centre Clyde Christopher has predicted that initial perceptions of the school will be erased after its recently held annual Open Day.       Mr. Christopher explained that the event, which showcased the skills of the students, […]

AVEC OPEN DAY SEEKS TO ERASE STIGMA


Basseterre, St Kitts; 26 June 2012: The Jamaican Kittitian (JamKit) Association, an Association of Jamaicans and friends of Jamaicans living in St Kitts & Nevis (SKN), continues to welcome entries for the Jamaica 50 SKN Essay Competition, which forms part of its series of activities being held in the Federation […]

Ja 50th Independence Anniversary Essay Competition In SKN


PRESS RELEASE (Education Media Unit – EMU) – St. Kitts, May 16, 2012: The recent launch of “Operation Keep Safe Keepsake” at Saddlers Secondary School brought community professionals together to assist youth in making positive decisions geared at enhancing the quality of their lives. Guidance Counsellors at the school noted […]

SEXUALITY PROJECT PROMOTES LIFESTYLE CHANGE IN SECONDARY SCHOOL