Fiber optic technicians of the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network, Inc., on Friday introduced fourth and fifth graders of the St. Croix Christian Academy to fiber optic technology.
Antilles School students will represent the U.S. Virgin Islands in the 2019 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Championship slated for May 12-13, in Orlando, Fla. Also, Bertha C. Boschulte Middle School (BCB) entered the Math Video Challenge. Their video, #VI Strong, is one of four finalists out of over 250 video submissions.
The festival will feature original films created by UVI students and local film enthusiasts. Caribbean artists and filmmakers from the USVI, Georgia, Texas, Colorado, Puerto Rico and Barbados will screen their work and host presentations.
Approximately 80 cooks donated some 120 dishes to this year’s Afternoon on the Green. Cora Thomas-Cranston received the “Overall People’s Choice” award after getting the most paper ballot and text votes. She prepared assorted cup tarts and won a Samsung tablet, compliments of AT&T.
This year, the PTA will recognize community members and volunteers who have supported schools and PTAs during the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria.
This is the fourth administration of the territory-wide end of year assessments, which are aligned to higher academic standards for college and career readiness adopted by the VIDE.
Closing out the school year will be the four high school commencement ceremonies as well as the Career and Technical Education Center certification ceremony. The schedule of ceremonies is as follows:
Randall Nielsen, marshal of the V.I. Superior Court, won his first road race at the 2nd Annual UVI Charter Day Mile on the UVI St. Croix Campus, Friday morning.
Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.
The V.I. Department of Education, St. Thomas-St. John District invites the public to its annual Social Studies Fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 15, in Emancipation Garden.