Foreign Languages Week From December 6 To 9

Monday, 29 November 2021 - 3:20pm

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture will be observing Foreign Languages Week from December 6 to 9.

Commemorative Book “The 1949 March” Launches Next Week

Friday, 19 November 2021 - 5:36pm

Director of Culture, Dr. Katherine Smith said the Department of Culture will be launching the book, "The 1949 Great March" with a special kind of pride and excitement on the 71st anniversary of the commemorative day.

BVI Lit Fest Kicks Off With Poetry Workshop

Tuesday, 2 November 2021 - 1:52pm

‘Rhyme and Reason’, a masterclass for poets of page and stage was the first event to be hosted by the BVI Lit Fest in its Poetry Workshop which began on November 2.

Remarks by Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley - Addresses Sickout Of Teachers In

Monday, 1 November 2021 - 2:46pm

Greetings and God’s blessings to the people of the Virgin Islands.

I come to you on this occasion, to update you on the events which took place within our education system between Wednesday 27th October and Friday 29th of October.

On Wednesday, I received reports that a large percentage of the teachers stationed at the Elmore Stoutt Junior High School did not report for duty.  As a result, school was canceled for the day.

Registration For SAT Examinations

Wednesday, 27 October 2021 - 2:27pm

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture will be administering the next sitting of SATs on Saturday, December 4, 2021. 

Midterm Break Is October 22

Wednesday, 20 October 2021 - 10:19am

All parents and guardians with students attending public school are reminded that midterm break is Friday, October 22. 

Community Encouraged To Spread Kindness

Tuesday, 19 October 2021 - 12:24pm

The Virgin Islands is observing Anti Bullying Week from Sunday, October 17 to Saturday, October 23 under the theme “One Kind Word”.

Remarks by Honourable Natalio Wheatley for Anti Bullying Week

Tuesday, 19 October 2021 - 11:52am

The week commencing 17th October marks the start of Anti-bullying week in the Virgin Islands. Anti-bullying week is a time when school counsellors join others around the world to bring awareness to bullying of children and young people, and to highlight the need to stop it. This behavior occurs from adult to children and young persons as well as among peers. This year’s theme is, “One Kind Word”. 

Statement by Minister of Education - World Teachers' Day

Wednesday, 6 October 2021 - 10:16am

Today, October 5th is celebrated as World Teachers’ Day around the world. The theme for this year is “Teachers at the Heart of Education Recovery.

Residents Urged To Continue Good Reading Practices

Monday, 4 October 2021 - 3:35pm

Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley is reiterating the importance of developing a love for reading as the Territory gears up to observe ‘Reading is Fun Week’ from October 10 to 16.

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