Tag archive for ‘Minister of Education’
By The Publisher On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020

Opening of schools depends on the pandemic

GREAT BAY — At Wednesday’s Council of Minister’s press briefing, the minister responsible for Education, Drs. Rodolphe Samuel said the opening of schools on the island depends on the Coronavirus More...

By Desk Editor On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Minister Wuite extends thank you as she ends her term as Minister ECYS

PHILIPSBURG — My fellow Sint Maarteners, My tenure as Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (MECYS) in the Interim Romeo-Marlin Cabinet has come to an end. When I transitioned into the role as Minister More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

FBE Exit Exams not impacted by hurricanes Irma and Maria

PHILIPSBURG — The Division of Examination and Inspectorate of Education have made the results of the Foundation Based Exit examinations available to the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Jorien More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Still hope for university

PHILIPSBURG – There is still hope for the university of St. Martin. On Wednesday afternoon Minister Silveria Jacobs (Education) met with members of the USM board and presented a draft memorandum of understanding More...

By The Publisher On Monday, November 20th, 2017

Minister of Education observes Children’s Rights Day

~ Children’s Rights observed amidst the Recovery Plan of the Country Sint Maarten ~ PHILIPSBURG — The month of November has always been a very special month in the lives of the children where as a country More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Teachers get days off and a small bonus

PHILIPSBURG – Teachers and school staff will get days off on November 3o, December 1, and January 3, 4 and 5 to compensate for the mid-term break they missed in the beginning of October, Minister Silveria Jacobs More...

By The Publisher On Monday, October 9th, 2017

Meeting Held with Public School teachers and Minister Jacobs

PHILIPSBURG — On Friday, October 6th, the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, held a meeting with the school managers of the public schools. The meeting was held to give clarity to the concerns More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

No interest

It seems now that Education Minister Silveria Jacobs has no interest whatsoever in settling her differences with the American University of Integrated Sciences. What was supposed to be a simple name change has turned More...