Parents and guardians of children who will be taking the Barbados Secondary Schools??? Entrance Examination (BSSEE) 2016, are reminded that the first in a series of familiarisation sessions will start this Saturday, November 14, at two venues.
They will be held at Roland Edwards Primary School, Battaleys, St. Peter, as well as the Church of God of Prophecy (behind Milton Lynch Primary School), Christ Church, from 5:00 p.m.
Senior Education Officer, Glyne Price, and Principal of St. Bernard???s Primary School, Everton Briggs, will instruct parents/guardians on how to fill out the forms used in the BSSEE, including those for choice of school, deferral and special requests.
The town hall meetings are being held by the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation to sensitise all stakeholders, including teachers, to the processes involved in the administration of the examination, familiarly known as the 11 Plus or Common Entrance Examination.