Tag: schools

Education ministry receives donation of 60,000 masks for school children

Education ministry receives donation of 60,000 masks for school children

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 16, 2021

The Ministry of Education on Thursday received some 60,000 face masks from N & S Mattai’s Food Market which will ... Read More

Hinterland students most affected by school closure – Education Minister

Hinterland students most affected by school closure – Education Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 2, 2021

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand, MP, has said students in the hinterland regions have been most affected by the closure ... Read More

Education Ministry begins engaging principals of schools regarding vaccination for students as the reopening of schools draws closer

Education Ministry begins engaging principals of schools regarding vaccination for students as the reopening of schools draws closer

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 14, 2021

The Government of Guyana has announced that a shipment of Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is expected to arrive in Guyana ... Read More

Labour Minister launches distribution of ‘Because We Care’ cash grant at Region Five schools

Labour Minister launches distribution of ‘Because We Care’ cash grant at Region Five schools

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 20, 2021

This morning, the Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton launched the distribution of the ‘Because We Care’ cash grant at ... Read More

Investigations ongoing into child suicide at city school

Investigations ongoing into child suicide at city school

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 5, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security, through the Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA) has taken immediate steps to ... Read More

Learning losses during COVID-19 can hinder lifelong development

Learning losses during COVID-19 can hinder lifelong development

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- November 11, 2020

- phased reopening of schools essential to combat losses On Monday, after eight months of closure, Guyana started the phased ... Read More

Press Release – MoE engages more than 900 teachers in two days as consultations continue on the reopening of schools for CSEC and CAPE students

Press Release – MoE engages more than 900 teachers in two days as consultations continue on the reopening of schools for CSEC and CAPE students

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 28, 2020

As the Ministry of Education (MoE) led by the Honourable Minister Priya Manickchand, continues to meet stakeholders on plans for ... Read More

Stakeholders to collaborate on decision to reopen schools -Minister Manickchand

Stakeholders to collaborate on decision to reopen schools -Minister Manickchand

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 22, 2020

Minister of Education, Hon. Priya Manickchand says preparations are being made for schools’ reopening despite there being no timeframe in ... Read More

Schools to resume learning on September 14 as promised – Min Manickchand

Schools to resume learning on September 14 as promised – Min Manickchand

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 11, 2020

-print packages to be distributed next week Minister of Education, Hon. Priya Manickchand, today, announced that students will be re-engaging ... Read More

Reg. 6 students turn out for school 

Reg. 6 students turn out for school 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 15, 2020

—Strict COVID-19 measures in place —Students, teachers adhere to guidelines DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 15, 2020 Outfitted with their masks ... Read More

ExxonMobil collaborates with Guyanese partners to improve access to education programmes

ExxonMobil collaborates with Guyanese partners to improve access to education programmes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 9, 2020

By  OilNOW June 9, 2020: ExxonMobil Guyana is supporting several programs that will help students keep up with their studies ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.