#Providenciales, June 8, 2018 – Turks and Caicos – The Ministry of Education, Youth, Culture and Library Services would like to extend their sincere congratulations to all students on their graduation from high schools within the Turks and Caicos Islands.
The Minister of Education, Honourable Karen Malcolm, also extends sincere “Congratulations” to the graduating Class of 2018 and their family and friends. She stated; “This is an exciting time for our graduating students and we must strive to make this day memorable to mark this milestone in their lives.”
Graduating from high school is an event that comes once in a student’s lifetime. The administration of every government high school has made every effort to provide a ceremony steeped in tradition; one that brings meaning to all graduates and their families and loved ones. These events will be an academic function proceeding to honor a journey fulfilled, one that students and parents will envision for a long time.
The top-performing students at each school are shown below:
HJRHS: – Miranda Archbold: 89.24%, Valedictorian
Aleidy Encarnacion: 88.24%, Salutatorian
Dahanda Pluvoise: 85.30% 2nd Runner-up
MBHS:- Marc Smith: 83.09% Valedictorian
Sherlean Pierre: 80.93% Salutatorian
Clajamessie Garcon: 77.31%, 2nd Runner-up
RGHS:- Lea-Beima Dorestin: 87.99%, Valedictorian
CHHS:- Simonie Parker: 86.8%, Valedictorian
Elishah Sidnord: 82.4%, Salutatorian
Erika Jean-Guy: 80.0%, 2nd Runner-up
The Ministry of Education, Youth, Culture and Library Services invites the residents of each island to the services, both the valedictory service and the prize giving ceremonies. However, for both services, there will be limited seating.
The schedule for the graduation of government high school ceremonies throughout the Turks and Caicos Islands is shown as follows:
|Schools||Venues||Date & Time||Guest Speakers||Theme|
|HJRHS||Bible Baptist, Mission Folly, Grand Turk||Sunday, July 1st 2018 3pm||Pastor Frederick Braithwaite||To Accomplish Great Things, We must Dream, Plan, Act and Believe|
|Graduation Prizing Giving Ceremonies|
|CHHS||Gustarvus Lightbourne Sports Complex||Monday, July 2nd, 2018 5pm||Fredlie Swann-Bruno||Success: Not measured by your position in life but by the obstacles you overcame.|
|RGHS||Horse Stable Beach Complex||Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 5pm||Hon. Temard Butterfield||Making a Mark Is Leaving a Legacy|
|Marjorie Basden High School Grounds||Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 5pm||Mr. David Bowen||From Each His Best: Excellence, Tradition 50 Years and Beyond.|
|HJRHS||H.J Robinson High School Auditorium||Thursday, July 5th, 2018 5:30 pm||Mr. Devon Cox||To Accomplish Great Things, We must Dream, Plan, Act and Believe|