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Sir John A Cumber has divine assembly

The principal, members of staff, students and parent, assembled for a special dedication ceremony at the beginning of Sir John A Cumber’s primary school year in West Bay. Some members of the clergy from the community were present and participated on Sept. 15 in the ceremony which began with a …

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MISS TEEN-TASTIC! Kevie-Ann Peirre picks up top prize

She came… she saw and boy did she conquer. Kevie Ann Peirre was crowned Miss Teen Cayman on Saturday night. In front of a packed crowd at the Lions Centre the 17-year-old walked away with the top prize. Close runner up and second runner up were Arleny Connor and Ashley …

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Cayman Prep collects 1,700 books

A book drive at Cayman Prep and High School has impressively collected more than 1,700 books for LIFE (Literacy is for Everyone). Organised by the Key Club at the high school and led by the Student Council at the primary school, students were responsible for promoting this large event on …

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Accountants appoint new council

The Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants recently held its Annual General Meeting to elect a new council and announce its plans for 2017. Elected to serve on the CIIPA council this year are David Walker, Simon Conway, James George, Baron Jacob, Craig Smith, Joel Dodson, Mike Mannisto, Francois Lamontagne, …

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Maths for parents event

The Ministry of Education will host “Maths for Mums and Dads” an event that aims to give parents the support and information they need to better help their children with their studies on Thursday, Mar. 2. Mathematics educator Kara Imm will lead the training session and discuss various teaching styles …

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Cayman Finance and students celebrate successes of work experience programme

Cayman Finance has recently concluded a successful nine weeks of workshops and mentor sessions and a four-week long work placement component in their Student Education and Work Experience Programme. A year ago, Cayman Finance partnered with the Ministry of Education, Employment and Gender Affairs and the Ministry of Financial Services, …

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Prep Key Club making a difference in local classrooms

  Members of the Key Club at Cayman Prep High School and Student Council members of Cayman Prep Primary School put their heads together to organise and run a highly successful book drive last school year. The students collected 1,913 texts- two car loads of high quality books which they …

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Ministry of Education 2016-2017 action plan released

Just as the Islands’ public school students returned to school this week after their Summer break, the Ministry of Education has published its “Education Plan of Action for 2016-2017.” The plan is described as “an operational plan for all government schools in the Cayman Islands.” It was developed by representatives …

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Cayman Finance expands student programme

Cayman Finance, the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Financial Services have again joined forces to create a pathway for high-performing students into the Cayman Islands financial services industry, aiming to create job-ready and engaged young professionals. Now in its second year, the programme has been expanded to support up …

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Medical specialisation scholarships available

The Ministry of Education and the Health Services Authority has announced that the scholarship application process for the doctors’ specialisation programme is now open and will run through January 31, 2016. As was recently announced in the media, the Seafarer’s Association is funding two doctors to obtain specialty training overseas …

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