Tag archive for ‘school’
By The Publisher On Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Community Police Officers celebrate Book Week

PHILIPSBURG — In celebration of Book Week 2019 the Police force KPSM was invited to read for students of the primary schools on the 23rd, 24th and 25th of October 2019. Inspectors Leonard and S. Crispulo More...

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...

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...

By Desk Editor On Friday, June 22nd, 2018

Ministry of ECYS introduces Safety and Emergency Response Guidelines for Schools

Philipsburg — The official ‘Safety and Emergency Response Guidelines for Schools’ (SERG) was dispatched this week by The Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport to all schools as one policy within More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

No hand outs visit MLK

Dutch Quarter — The No Hand Outs movement visited the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Primary School (MLK) on Tuesday morning.  Trent Webster one of the founding members and chairman visited the Group 7 class More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Nature Foundation Visits Several Elementary Schools for St Maarten Shark Week

Last week, during St Maarten Shark Week, Nature Foundation staff visited several Elementary schools to educate children about sharks and their importance to both the natural and human environment. The Foundation More...

By Desk Editor On Friday, June 15th, 2018

JCO Juvenile Conference successful on St. Eustatius

ORANJESTAD — Stakeholders on St. Eustatius held the last Juvenile Cases Conference (Jeugd Casus Overleg – JCO), for the 2017-2018 school year on Thursday, June 14th, 2018. The JCO is a monthly integral More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 14th, 2018

School Bussing “New Style” Progresses

Philipsburg — The first round of a series of weekly meetings between the St. Maarten School Bus Owners Association (SSBOA) and the Government of Sint Maarten spearheaded by the Ministry of Education, Culture, More...