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Couple donates bus to Cayman Academy

Couple donates bus to Cayman Academy

| 19/01/2017 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): A local couple has donated a 26-seater bus to Cayman Academy which will be used to transport students to and from the school. Entrepreneur and philanthropist Kenneth Hall, Jr, and his wife, Waynette, presented the custom-made 2017 Ford bus, equipped with seat belts and special [...]

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Primary football semifinal spots booked

Primary football semifinal spots booked

| 17/01/2017 | 0 Comments

(PFL): Facing brisk northwesterly winds and threatening skies, the young primary school stars participating in the 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and the Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) playoffs left it all on the field this past Saturday, 14 January, as schools competed for [...]

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Schools edge closer to semifinal spots

Schools edge closer to semifinal spots

| 10/01/2017 | 0 Comments

(PFL): The 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) playoffs resumed Saturday, 7 January at the Annex Field following the Christmas break. With just one more playoff day scheduled for 14 January prior to the semifinals and finals, schools battled fo [...]

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Primary football playoffs resume

Primary football playoffs resume

| 04/01/2017 | 1 Comment

(PFL): After a few weeks of deserved rest for players and coaches, the 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) playoffs resume this Saturday, 7 January with the third round of games at the Annex Field beginning at 9am. The playoffs will continu [...]

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Triple C students donate books for young readers

Triple C students donate books for young readers

| 20/12/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Many children will be able to read new books at the local public libraries because of the donation made by the students of Triple C School. On Monday, 12 December, the George Town Public Library received a gift box filled with books from Kathleen Westin, Triple C librarian; and [...]

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After-school club promotes goodwill

After-school club promotes goodwill

| 20/12/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The Youth Services Unit’s (YSU) Financial Awareness Now (FAN) Club, an after-school programme at Clifton Hunter High School, is promoting fiscal awareness and Christmas cheer this year. The club, which is helping Year 7-11 students develop financial literacy and social respon [...]

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Primary students celebrate Christmas around the world

Primary students celebrate Christmas around the world

| 13/12/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Fourth grade students at Triple C School are learning how children around the world celebrate Christmas. The young people started presentations 6 December, with many dressing up in the native costumes of the countries about which they were sharing. As a special treat, many also [...]

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Goal fest for round two of primary playoffs

Goal fest for round two of primary playoffs

| 13/12/2016 | 0 Comments

(PFL): The second round of the 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) playoffs, held Saturday, 10 December at the Annex Field, had everything a true football supporter could wish for – plenty of goals, fantastic finishes, great saves, painful mi [...]

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Students spell their way to the top

Students spell their way to the top

| 12/12/2016 | 1 Comment

(CNS Local Life): John Gray High School student Toni-Ann Daley has been crowned champion of the 33rd annual Lion’s Club of Grand Cayman Secondary Spelling Bee Competition. Christon Asa Ferguson from Creek & Spot Bay Primary School in Cayman Brac took top honours in the RBC Royal Bank 19th [...]

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Careers fair draws hundreds of students

Careers fair draws hundreds of students

| 07/12/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): More than 500 students visited the recent second annual Cayman Academy careers fair, held at the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI). Among the displays at the fair, at which 35 public and private entities exhibited, were robotics, drones, test tubes illustrating me [...]

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Exciting start to primary football playoffs

Exciting start to primary football playoffs

| 06/12/2016 | 0 Comments

(PFL): The first round of the 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (PFL) playoffs concluded Saturday, 3 December at the Annex Field with a number of thrilling match-ups. The run to the championships in both leagues continues with second round games sch [...]

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Cayman’s young spellers set to compete

Cayman’s young spellers set to compete

| 30/11/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Primary and secondary school students across the Cayman Islands are preparing to vie for the title of best speller, with the 33rd annual Lions Club of Grand Cayman Secondary Spelling Bee Competition set for Wednesday, 7 December and the 19th annual RBC Royal Bank Primary Spelli [...]

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Primary schools battle for playoff spots

Primary schools battle for playoff spots

| 29/11/2016 | 0 Comments

(PFL): The final regular season games in the 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL), held Saturday, 26 November, gave schools the chance to qualify for either the Champions Cup or Consolation Cup competitions, which are scheduled to kick off 3 Dec [...]

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St Ignatius takes double honours in debate

St Ignatius takes double honours in debate

| 25/11/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): St Ignatius Catholic School students Giselle Ebanks and Viktoriya Bolgova won the recent Conyers Inter-Schools Debate Tournament with their compelling final argument for the statement, “Be it resolved that governments should ban extremist websites”. Bolgova also took indivi [...]

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Top-of-the-table clash ends in exciting draw

Top-of-the-table clash ends in exciting draw

| 23/11/2016 | 0 Comments

(PFL): The dream matchup during week six of the 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) regular season featured the only two undefeated Under 11 schools in Group A – Sir John A. Cumber and Savannah – at a neutral venue. On Saturday, 19 November, a strong and confident contingent [...]

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