The Castries East Constituency Group of the Saint Lucia Labour Party on Saturday September 3rd 2016, held its 8th annual Honouring Ceremony and Math Competition at the Entrepot Human Resource Development Center under the theme: “Education is not for life….Education is life”
Of the nine participants chosen by Principals of the respective Primary Schools in the Castries East Constituency, Kurtan Antony, of the Ti Rocher Combined School, emerged victorious. Kareem Mitchel who represented the Bocage Combined School and Kurtland Richards representing the Ti Rocher Combined School came second and third place respectively.
Hon Philip J Pierre, Parliamentary Representative for Castries East congratulated and advised the participants that education has no colour and they must ensure that they make use of every opportunity to improve themselves.
At the ceremony, the best performing students at the recent Honouring Ceremony and Mathematics completion, Kurlan Anthony was recognised and awarded a tablet for his outstanding achievement. He will attend the St.Mary’s College.
The winner of the quiz received a tablet and participants received school supplies with the second and third receiving monetary prizes.
Mr. Pierre added that he hopes that he is a position to continue these activities for a very long time and again wishes to congratulate all winners and participants.