Berbice High School gears for centenary

Berbice High School gears for centenary

This year, Berbice High School (BHS) is gearing for its 100th anniversary. The school which has been the premier educational institution in the Ancient County opened its door on September 5, 1916. At its inception Berbice High School was a Boys’ School started with an...
Head bemoans conditions at N/A School of Nursing

Head bemoans conditions at N/A School of Nursing

Lack of adequate and qualified instructors, cramped space, noise interference, poor ventilation in classrooms and building safety concerns were among the issues raised by Resident Tutor of the New Amsterdam School of Nursing, Ms. Oslyn Hicken. She was addressing the...
Veteran educator, trade unionist Rose Dos Ramos dies

Veteran educator, trade unionist Rose Dos Ramos dies

Veteran educator, trade unionist, cultural activist, prominent Roman Catholic, New Amsterdam resident and poet, Mrs. Rose Dos Ramos, died yesterday at 05:45 hrs at the New Amsterdam Hospital following a period of illness. She was 58. Born in New Amsterdam, Rose from a...
My appreciation to the Berbice High School students

My appreciation to the Berbice High School students

Dear Editor, Recently I had joined the fourth and fifth form students of the Berbice High School, along with their teachers, who held their first suicide awareness walk through the streets of New Amsterdam, sensitising residents and especially the young people about...