Former Prime Minister Presents Top Primary School Graduands With Excellence Award
In keeping with his endless dedication and commitment to youth empowerment in St Kitts and Nevis, former Prime Minister and leader of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition, Rt. Hon. Dr Denzil Douglas was present at the graduation ceremonies for the Newton Ground and Dieppe Bay Primary Schools. The ceremonies were held yesterday Sunday 8th, July 2018.
Newton Ground Primary held its graduation at the picturesque St Kitts Eco Park and Dieppe Bay Primary chose The Temple Church as their venue. The featured speakers were Mario Williams at Dieppe Bay and Rawlston Williams at Newton Ground.
As has been the custom since 1989, the top graduating boy and girl at each school were awarded the Rt. Hon. Dr Denzil Douglas Academic Excellence Award. At the Newton Ground Primary School, the awardees were Deanne Abbott and Jahmar Berry, and at Dieppe Bay Primary School, the award recipients were Khimeli Jules and Daron Thomas.
As a former teacher and lifelong educator, Dr Douglas was proud to personally present the award to all four recipients as well as offer some brief words of congratulations, wisdom, and encouragement to the graduating classes.
Dr Douglas will be in attendance at the St Paul’s Primary School’s graduation ceremony to be held later today, Monday 9th July 2018, and also at the Saddlers Primary School’s graduation ceremony slated for tomorrow, Tuesday.