catholic education

June 22, 2021

Educators, ICT providers collaborate to close digital divide for students

By Lara Pickford-Gordon Email: More than 1,000 students in Catholic schools without internet access are getting assistance through a collaboration between the Archdiocese through the […]
May 7, 2021

An unexpected win for former Pres Chag pupil – Xavier Joseph

It may sound surprising to hear a scholarship recipient say he was “a real mess” at primary school and not good at studying or paying attention. […]
April 30, 2021

Keeping Easter Traditions Alive at St Xavier’s Private School

On March 25 (The Feast of the Annunciation),  St Xavier’s Private School concluded the academic term by attending a virtual Mass celebrated by St Joseph Parish […]
April 28, 2021

Scholarship winner, Chelsea Ragbir says “Compete against yourself”

By Lara Pickford-Gordon Earning a national scholarship takes a lot of determination. It would have been even more competitive with the number of scholarships awarded […]
April 9, 2021

Schools get Catholic faith delivered despite online limitations

Singing hymns, praying and doing creative, faith-based activities together are just some of the many things students miss about their physical Religious Instruction class. With physical […]
April 8, 2021

SJC POS Alumni share anniversary greetings and memories

On  April 5 this year, social media was ablaze with the 185th anniversary emblem of St Joseph Convent, Port of Spain. Today, we decided to join […]
April 1, 2021

Fr Anthony’s vocation evolves

Although retired for some time, Holy Ghost priest Fr Anthony de Verteuil continues to make his contribution to the local Church in these COVID-19 times. Senior […]
March 15, 2021

East POS schools grateful for new tablets

‘Multi-pronged’ approach needed to get devices to students By Lara Pickford-Gordon Email: A total of 54 tablets were distributed to the Nelson St Girls’ RC, […]