Progress In Ungraded CXC Results

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Following recent controversy over ungraded Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) results, the Ministry of Education has reported significant progress in the investigation. This confirmation came today from Ministry officials who stated that while there had been concerns in several sections of the community, the Ministry was satisfied that the schools, officials of CXC and officers of the Ministry had undertaken the …

CXC Session For Third Formers

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The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) will host an interactive session for third formers and their parents on Saturday, August 19. It takes place in Lecture Theatre 1 of the Roy Marshall Teaching Complex, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, from 9:00 a.m. to noon. The session is free, but participants are asked to register to secure a space. …

CXC Launches First Mobile App

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The Caribbean Examinations Council’s (CXC) launch of its first mobile App – CXC Connect – has been hailed as “a great occasion”, as the agency continues to incorporate technology to make learning relatively seamless. Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, emphasised this yesterday as he addressed the brief launch ceremony at Sky Mall, Haggatt Hall, and congratulated …

Register Now For Continuing Ed. Classes

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Registration is now on for persons interested in applying to the Continuing Education Programme of the Frederick Smith Secondary School to pursue Caribbean Examinations Council’s (CXC) CSEC and CAPE in the academic year 2017 to 2018. The CSEC courses on offer are: Mathematics, Human & Social Biology, Chemistry, Physical Education, Social Studies, Electrical & Electronic Technology, Technical Drawing (using AUTOCAD), …

CXC Written Exams At BCC June 1-5

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The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that all Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) written examinations (CSEC and CAPE) to be taken during the period June 1 to 15, 2017, by private candidates, will now be held at the Barbados Community College (BCC). However, students have been advised that all dates and times listed on their timetable remain …

Ministry Apologises For Exam Anxiety

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The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (METI) has apologised for any anxiety or discomfiture that private candidates might have experienced today on arrival at the centre to sit the Caribbean Examination’s Council’s (CXC) CSEC Mathematics examination. The Deputy Chief Education Officer with responsibility for examinations, Dr. Roderick Rudder, in outlining what occurred at the centre, said the late …

Candidates Urged To Check Timetables

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Candidates sitting the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) May/June examinations, CSEC or CAPE, are reminded that upon receiving their timetables, they should check these and report any errors to the Examinations Section of the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation. All examinations for private candidates, with the exception of English A, Mathematics, French and Spanish Orals, will be held at …

Venues For CXC Science Practical Exams

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The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that The St. Michael School on Martindale’s Road, St. Michael, will be the venue for candidates from Centre 030121 writing CXC (CSEC) May/June General Proficiency Examination Paper 3/2 for Chemistry, Physics and Biology. For candidates from Centre 030102, two other venues will be used. These are Harrison College, Crumpton Street, …

CXC Timetables In Mail From Tomorrow

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With the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) 2017 exams about to begin, the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation is reminding persons that all timetables for CSEC and CAPE will be sent in the mail by tomorrow, Thursday, April 13. Students who do not receive these by Friday, April 21, are advised to call the Examinations Section of the Ministry …

Persons Urged To Collect Certificates

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The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation is reminding all persons who wrote CXC examinations over the period 2010 to 2015 to collect their certificates from the Examinations Department at the Ministry, Elsie Payne Complex, Constitution Road, St. Michael. Certificates may be collected between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. daily, and candidates must present their picture ID card on …