Short-Term Action Plan For Cow Itch Problem

Sheena Forde Top Stories

A short-term action plan has been devised and will be implemented starting tomorrow to address the cow itch situation at Blackman and Gollop Primary School. During discussions this morning at the Staple Grove, Christ Church school, Minister of Environment and National Beautification, Trevor Prescod, and Acting Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Senator Lucille Moe, agreed that the cow …

Abrahams: Practise What You Learn

Sheena Forde Top Stories

Minister of Energy and Water Resources, Wilfred Abrahams, is urging Barbadian students to practise what they learn when it comes to renewable energy and recycling. Minister Abrahams, while interacting today with Blackman and Gollop Primary School students, at morning assembly, at Staple Grove, Christ Church, stressed: “I want you to learn about renewable energy. I want you to learn about …

Two Schools Closed Tomorrow

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training has advised that the Blackman & Gollop Primary School, at Staple Grove, Christ Church, and the Thelma Berry Nursery School, at St. David’s, Christ Church, will be closed tomorrow, Friday, February 8. The closures are to facilitate industrial cleaning of the two schools, as a result of a grass fire, which occurred …

Blackman & Gollop Class Four Students At SJPI

Melissa Rollock Top Stories

Parents and guardians are advised that Class Four pupils of the Blackman and Gollop Primary School are to report to classes at the Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI), Wildey, St. Michael, from tomorrow, Wednesday, March 14. Parents and pupils are asked to enter the SJPI from the entrance nearest to the Caribbean Development Bank, instead of the main …

Blackman & Gollop Primary New Reopening Date

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The Blackman and Gollop Primary School, Staple Grove, Christ Church, will reopen on Wednesday, February 28, instead of tomorrow, Tuesday, February 27, as previously stated. This, according to the Ministry of Education, is to allow for the completion of industrial cleaning of the school building following its closure for most of last week because of environmental problems in the area …

Blackman & Gollop Primary School Closure

Melissa Rollock Top Stories

Parents and guardians are advised that the Blackman and Gollop Primary School, Staple Grove, Christ Church, will be closed for the rest of the week due to an environmental problem in the area. The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation regrets any inconvenience caused. melissa.rollock@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE Short-Term Action Plan For Cow Itch Prob… anemptytextlline READ MORE …

Jones To Teachers: Write More

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

Barbadian teachers and leaders in the school have again been urged to write more and provide “good” material for use here and further afield. This call came today from Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, as he addressed a handover ceremony of literacy material, at the Blackman and Gollop Primary School, Staple Grove, Christ Church. “If they …

Two Schools Closed Tomorrow

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that the Blackman and Gollop Primary School at Staple Grove, Christ Church, and the Thelma Berry Nursery School at St. David’s, Christ Church, will be closed tomorrow Tuesday, March 14. This is to facilitate the Ministry of Health’s de-bushing programme aimed at removing the cow itch plant in the environs. …

Blackman & Gollop Inspiring Africa Pride

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

African Awareness Month kicked off today at the Blackman and Gollop Primary School with children learning how to cultivate feelings of pride towards their African ancestry. There was drumming by six-year old Jamani Burton of Infants B; African music, songs and poetry; and an address from Estella Walcott, a parent and native of Sierra Leone on the theme: Retracing Our …

Blackman & Gollop Anniversary Ceremony Now Oct. 5

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Blackman and Gollop Primary School’s fifth anniversary ceremony, which was postponed last week due to the passage of a weather system, will now be held this Wednesday, October 5, at the school, located at Staple Grove, Christ Church. It starts at 10:00 a.m., and will be addressed by Acting Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harcourt Husbands. …