Minister Smith Visits Sr. Regina School – Apologises for Error Made in Presentation to Parliament

Minister Wycliffe Smith at Sr. Regina School

Philipsburg, September 17, 2018 — Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports, the Honourable Wycliffe Smith visited the Sister Regina Primary School on Monday to personally apologize to the Principal, Samantha Beaton and staff for the error made in his presentation to Parliament last Friday. This visit followed the Minister’s discussion More...

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Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Sunday, September 16th, 2018

Unqualified teachers

By Hilbert Haar What is the definition of a qualified teacher? This question popped into my mind when I read about Minister Wycliffe Smith’s summary of the state of affairs in the schools on our island. LOGIN More...

MP Doran at MPC
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

MP Egbert Jurendy Doran visits Milton Peters College students

Encourages students of all schools on the Island to strive for excellence Member of Parliament Egbert Jurendy Doran, who is also Vice-chair of the Education Committee of Parliament, visited and spoke to pre-examination More...

Book Club
By The Publisher On Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

The Young United Women Book Club message to Students, Teachers and Parents for 2018-2019

PHILIPSBURG — The Young United Women Book Club has issued a press release on the importance of Reading and wishes the Students, Teachers and Parents a successful School Year 2018/2019. When we read together, More...

GreenBox Team
By The Publisher On Monday, August 13th, 2018

Over 2,000 students to start recycling with GreenBox

PHILIPSBURG — Over 2000 students and teachers across seven Catholic elementary and high schools will start the school year with recycling on campus. The goal of this project is to promote in-classroom sorting More...

Office Ombudsman SXM
By The Publisher On Sunday, August 12th, 2018

Ombudsman commences Open House Project “The Best School Ombudsman” for Students

Philipsburg — The Bureau of the Ombudsman has embarked on a project geared towards the Academic High schools on St. Maarten. The project, entitled “The Best School Ombudsman”, seeks to involve high school More...

USM new students orientation week - 20180807
By The Publisher On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

USM welcomes new students

Philipsburg — On Monday, 6 August 2018, the University of St. Martin (USM) welcomed a group of 14 new students to its academic programmes in the General Liberal Arts, Business, Hospitality and Education Divisions. Orientation More...

Marcellia Henry - Keynote Speaker
By The Publisher On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

St. Maarten Youth Council Welcomes Caribbean Lottery Support in Rebuilding New Computer Lab Post-Irma

Phillipsburg – The opening of a new computer lab at the Youth Community Centre in St. Peters on July 24, 2018, held special significance for the St. Maarten Youth Council Association (SMYCA), an umbrella organization More...

St.Martin United Ministerial Foundation Graduation Pic 1 2018
By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

Bible University to Host Orientation on Thursday Night

PHILIPSBURG — Grace Hill Bible University (GHBU) SXM Campus will be hosting an Orientation Night on Thursday July 26 at 7:00 pm at Heaven’s Touch International Church in Hope Estate, opposite the SOL Service More...

By Desk Editor On Sunday, July 15th, 2018

CPS: Prevent Drowning this School Holiday Season

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a department in the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA), is advising parents and guardians More...