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January 30, 2012
SAC dominates BAAA High School Relays

The St. Augustine's College (SAC) Big Red Machine added another high school track and field title to its collection on Saturday, capturing five divisions at the annual Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations' (BAAA) High School Relays.
The Big Red Machine ran off with the under-15, under-17, under-20 women and the under-13 boys divisions. The Queen's College Comets carted off three titles, in...

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September 08, 2012
Overcrowding Worsens at Many Public Schools

Overcrowding has worsened in public schools across New Providence, but particlarly in the southern division, where some institutions are accommodating double the number of students they were designed to facilitate, Education Director Lionel Sands told The Nassau Guardian this week.
Among the schools whose student populations are booming are Sadie Curtis Primary School, Cleveland Eneas Primary Scho...

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August 20, 2014
Lyford Cay International School teachers volunteer during summer break

While many teachers enjoyed their well-deserved summer vacations, a group of teachers from Lyford Cay International School (LCIS) worked to help improve the literacy and math skills of the students at the Willie Mae Pratt School for Girls and the Simpson Penn School for Boys.
The inaugural program provided support to 32 students over four weeks in July and focused on academics with the boys and pe...

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May 15, 2012
Art of Warriors - An Evening of Fine Art for a Great Cause

Freeport, Grand Bahama - Bishop
Michael Eldon School, which has long been noted for its academic and athletic
achievement, will reveal its artistic side in "Art of Warriors" - a unique
showcase of tremendously talented young artists.

"Art of
Warriors" - scheduled for May 19, 2012, 7pm, at the Canal House of Pelican Bay
Hotel - will showcase the artistic
talents of students of both the primary and...

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School's out on 153 years of Catholic education
June 19, 2013
School's out on 153 years of Catholic education

It was as if the good Lord himself wept on a sad day in the Catholic education system as the gates to two primary schools were officially closed after 153 collective years of educating the nation's youth. Because of the falling rain, the symbolic closing of the gates to the campuses of Our Ladys of the Holy Souls School and St. Bede's Catholic Primary School were canceled.
"It almost compares to ...

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November 09, 2011
Sir Arthur and Lady Foulkes begin official visit to Abaco

TREASURE CAY, Abaco -- Governor General Sir Arthur Foulkes and Lady Foulkes began their first official visit to Abaco on Monday 7 November, enjoying an exuberant welcome at the Treasure Cay International Airport, including an honour guard of Royal Bahamas Defence Force Rangers.  

They were welcomed by North Abaco Administrator Theophilus Cox and other government officials along with civ...

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July 05, 2011
BUT supports action on illegal students

President of the Bahamas Union of Teachers (BUT) Belinda Wilson expressed support yesterday for the removal of unregularized students from the public school system.
Wilson said teachers are willing to assist the Department of Immigration in identifying undocumented children.
Last week, Immigration Director Jack Thompson expressed the need for the Bahamas to "flush out" undocumented foreign nationa...

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Good Deed and BTC Save Smokey's Karate School
June 03, 2014
Good Deed and BTC Save Smokey's Karate School

BTC Rolls out the Carpet and workout mat to Englerston-based Karate School...

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February 12, 2014
Top Northwest District students recognized

Candis-Amber Petty, a former student of H.O. Nash Junior School who is currently a student at C.R. Walker Senior School, was recognized for her academic achievements in the 2013 Bahamas Junior Certificate (BJC) examinations at the 12th Northwestern District Thanksgiving Awards and Recognition Ceremony.She was graded at A grades for the eight exams she sat (and finished in a three-way tie for ...

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January 13, 2014
American para-triathlete, Hector Picard to host Triathlon for The Beacon School

American para-triathlete and motivational speaker Hector Picard, the first and only "Double Arm Amputee" 3x IRONMAN will be visiting Grand Bahama Island March 24th - March 31st...

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