Press Release:-The Morne Ciseaux, Bois d’Inde, Morne d’Or, Jacmel (MBMJ) Development Committee held a presentation ceremony in honour of the Roseau Combined School’s top Common Entrance Student for 2017- Leah Jones.
The ceremony took place on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at the Jacmel Community Centre where the student received a donation of $500 and a trophy.
The student, hailing from the community of Bois D’Inde, Jacmel excelled in the recently held examinations and received top scores in her school for the following subjects: Mathematics, English Language and General Paper.
The Committee’s Public Relations Officer, Mrs. Virginia Charles noted that whilst the NGO is a not for profit generating entity it realized the need to honour the student and recognise her achievement within the community. This would also serve as a motivating factor for other students in the future.
The Morne Ciseaux, Bois d’Inde, Morne d’Or, Jacmel Development Committee again wishes to congratulate Leah on her achievement and wishes her a successful tenure at the Saint Joseph’s Convent. The Committee hopes to continue initiatives such as this as it embarks on development projects within the communities it serves