Gros Islet MP, Lenard Montoute has praised top achievers in academics and culture from his constituency.
“I am extremely proud of our top achievers and remain committed to supporting the excellent performances of students from our constituency,” Montoute was quoted as saying in a post on the Government of Saint Lucia official Facebook page.
On Friday evening, the constituency hosted the 8th Annual Gros Islet Top Achievers ceremony to recognize the outstanding academic and cultural performances of students from the constituency.
According to the the government Facebook post, top achievers were rewarded with laptops and tablets for the exemplary performances.
“This is an initiative which I commenced back in 2007 with the support of the Government of Taiwan and have continued since being reelected in 2016 again with the support of our friends from Taiwan,” Montoute explained.
The Gros Islet MP is also Minister for Equity, Social Justice, Local Government and Empowerment.
This year’s Top Achievers from Gros Islet were listed as:
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-Marie Therese St Clair
Special Award- Junior Calypso
-David Dosithee “DD”
JR Carnival Individual Prizes:
-Shaz Nathan- Jr King of the Band