February 24, 2018 2:47 am Last modified: 2:14 am

Schools

Both Districts to Hold Intermediate School Spelling Bees on Feb. 27

The annual Bees will feature a total of 32 students competing across the territory from public, private and parochial schools.
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Greenleaf VI II Gives Generous Donation to UVI Rise Relief Fund

The UVI Rise Relief Fund Initiative was created shortly after the storms to assist university students and employees with the recovery process.
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Central H.S.: Annual Senior Introductory Night, Senior Parent Meeting

St. Croix Central High School will host its Senior Class Introductory Night (“An Enchanted Kingdom”) at 5:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 24.
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Aidan and Ethan Morris Create Hurricane Preparedness for Kids Project, Win Youth Service America Award

The Morris brothers decided that educating their classmates was not enough. They wanted to share this information with other children and the wider the community.
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Youth Ocean Explorers to Expand Program With Donation From Saltchuk’s Tropical Shipping

Thanks to an $18,500 donation from Tropical Shipping and Saltchuk, its parent company, more Virgin Islands youth will be able to learn about the marine environment and marine careers in the industry.
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Three UVI Students to Benefit from Alpine Securities Scholarships

Three University of the Virgin Islands students majoring in accounting, finance or computer information systems will benefit from a generous donation from Alpine Securities.
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Students arrive for class at the St. Croix Educational Complex. (Bill Kossler photo)

Alert: St. Croix Educational Complex Closed Monday Due to Water Pressure

Students were sent home early Monday at St. Croix Educational Complex due to low-water pressure at the school campus. Education Department officials say a partial power outage caused the water pump to fail, resulting in a water service interruption campus-wide. Schools affected by the
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Viya CEO Alvaro Pilar demonstrates how various wireless devices work. (James Gardner photo)

Viya Scholarship Applications Now Available for First-Year College Students

The scholarships will be awarded to two V.I. high school seniors—one in each district-- who have already been accepted to a college to pursue a degree in either science, technology., engineering, mathematics, business administration, accounting or related fields.
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DOE Says 2017-2018 School Year to Close June 29

The Virgin Islands Department of Education (DOE) has announced that the 2017-18 school year will come to a close on Friday, June 29, for both the St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix Districts.
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Board of Education Announces Financial Aid Application Availability and New Deadline

VIBE offers territorial awards, scholarships, grants and assistance for government employees such as the Morris F. de Castro Fellowship
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