St. Croix Central High School will be closed on Thursday and Friday due to an equipment failure that has affected electricity in major portions of the school, according to the Education Department.
A small, dynamic group of educators from the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) huddled on Tuesday, May 10, in a Peer Exchange Network (PEN) at the Albert Sheen campus of UVI.
Gifft Hill School (GHS) has announced that Kaitlyn Cummings, Class of 2016, has been selected as one of 12 finalists in the world to compete in the annual Monaco Mouse Trap Car Grand Prix.
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) has announced the winning students of the 5th Annual UVI Research Day. The Office of Research and Public Service and the Eastern Caribbean Center hosted the event in April on both the St. Thomas and St. Croix campuses as an open forum for students, faculty and staff to discuss a myriad of topics that affect the community.
Velda Hendricks, Future Farmers of America adviser and agriculture teacher at Arthur A. Richards Junior High School, applied for and was awarded an FFA grant for $2,500 to start a poultry farm.
Thirty students at John Woodson Jr. High School displayed a wide variety of handcrafted projects Friday for the school’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Fair.
University of the Virgin Islands alumni and friends are being asked to once again lend support to the annual UVI telephone fundraising drive to support academic scholarships for students in need. This year’s telephone fundraising is unique as it is campus-based and is the first student-run call center.
The University of the Virgin Islands will award nearly 300 degrees at the 52nd annual Commencement Ceremonies on May 12 and 13, on the St. Thomas Campus and the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix, respectively.
High School seniors who are interested in attending the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) for the fall 2016 semester are encouraged to register early for the placement exam. Students with SAT or ACT scores below the UVI guidelines are required to take the placement exam, which evaluates proficiency levels.
St. Thomas-St. John schools were dismissed early, classes canceled and students sent home Tuesday afternoon as teachers protested for retroactive pay and better conditions in the schools.