• The Ministry of National Security is advising that effective May 21st, the Customs Department’s main Hamilton offices will relocate from Custom House, 40 Front Street to the new location of Maiden House, 131 Front Street, Hamilton. The Department’s contact numbers, emails and operation hours (8.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Monday – Friday) all remain the same.


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Parent Engagement Session - Standards-Based Grading

Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Kids after school program

The Department of Education would like to invite parents to learn more about Standards-Based Grading, which is being introduced throughout the public education system from the primary through senior school levels. 

Standards-Based Grading will lead to more focused teaching and improved grading practices for the benefit of all students. The Department of Education will therefore be holding an:

Introduction to Standards-Based Grading
Parent Engagement Session’
Wednesday November 30th, 2016
5:45 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.
The CedarBridge Academy Cafetorium.

At this session, parents will learn how Standards-Based Grading will result in:

  • Better feedback for students
  • More clarity for students and parents
  • More focus on learning rather than points
  • Better assessment design
  • More transparency and accountability

All parents, parent council and PTA members are welcome!