Today (September 2, 2019) marks the beginning of the new school term and THA Chief Secretary and Secretary of the Division of Education, Innovation and Energy, Hon. Kelvin Charles, visited two Tobago schools – the Pentecostal Light and Life Foundation High School at Sangster’s Hill Road and the Scarborough R.C. Primary School to encourage students as they start classes.
In addition, he applauded students at the Pentecostal Light and Life for their recent achievement. In 2018, 25% of students taking the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) got 5 or more passes, while in 2019 that figure rose to 75%. At Scarborough R.C., the Education Secretary also inspected the upgraded work done on the tiles to ensure school safety.