Combermere students at Polytechnic from next week
FROM NEXT WEEK students in the First to Fourth Form at Combermere School will temporarily be housed at the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP).
The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that students are required to report for classes from Monday, when school will resume as usual at 8:30 a.m.
Students should enter the SJPP only from the entrance nearest to the Caribbean Development Bank, the first left after the SJPP’s main entrance.
The Transport Board has arranged for buses to carry students to the SJPP and will leave Combermere School, Waterford and the Ministry of Education, Elsie Payne Complex, at 8 a.m.
Buses will also depart Oistins, Christ Church and Speightstown, St Peter, at 7:30 a.m.
Parents are asked to provide packed lunches for students.
However, there will be no school for Combermere students at the SJPP on Tuesday when primary school students write the Barbados Secondary Schools’ Entrance Examination.
The Parent Teacher Association meeting scheduled for Saturday will now be held in the SJPP Auditorium at 4 p.m. All parents are invited to attend.
Meanwhile, The Ministry of Education also advises that CSEC/CAPE Examinations for May 4 to 8, 2015 for Combermere students will be held at the Erdiston Teachers’ Training College, Pine Hill, St Michael.
These students will be expected to make their own transportation arrangements for travel to Erdiston Teachers’ Training College.
Examinations for Electronic Document Preparation and Management (EDPM), Music, Technical Drawing and Mechanical Engineering will take place at the pre-arranged locations. (BGIS)