In recognition of the challenges faced by many families with children enrolled in schools with distance learning requirements, the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) is offering grants to support virtual learning for school-based academic programs.
Students with devices will be graded on completed class assignments and tests, while students without devices will receive oral assessments via telephone contact from their teachers.
Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.
As schools reopen, WTJX will be sharing some of the educational programming on its television and web platforms available to parents and teachers.
Ranking factors include graduation and retention rates, undergraduate academic reputation, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources per student, alumni giving rate, graduate indebtedness and social mobility.
The University of the Virgin Islands School of Science and Mathematics will now be offering a minor in data science, supported, in part, by donations provided by Cane Bay Partners VI LLLP.
The Raphael O. Wheatly Skill Center will hold a virtual orientation for its Career and Technical Education (CTE) students at 10 a.m. on Sept. 17 on Zoom.
Parents of public-school students may contact their children's schools by using the email addresses shown below.
The Department of Human Services continues to issue P-EBT cards to families of students who are eligible. To date, the Virgin Islands Department of Labor has issued 36,291 unemployment insurance checks.
The VIBE publicly affirms its commitment to its statutory responsibility for overseeing and ensuring the proper management, maintenance and operation of schools.