PRESS RELEASE:-The Department of Education wishes to advise the general public of the following:
- The School Transportation Subsidy Programme for Secondary Schools will officially resume on Tuesday 6th September, 2016. The Department of Education therefore wishes to inform parents and guardians whose children are beneficiaries of the programme that students will be notified of their assigned buses on Monday 5th September, 2016, and buses will begin to service their assigned routes on Tuesday 6th September, 2016.
- The programme for the Vieux Fort Special Education Centre will commence on Monday 5th September, 2016 using the same buses as in the last school year.
All drivers contracted for the new school year will be notified via telephone and will need to report to their assigned schools on Monday 5th September, 2016 in order to collect their list of assigned students. The Ministry looks forward to the cooperation of all parties.