All about Schools

By Edition On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

Temperature at school topic in parliament

WILLEMSTAD - It is often too hot in schools, which makes it difficult for students and teachers to concentrate. That is what both opposition and coalition parties agreed upon in parliament. That is why both sides More...

By Edition On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Schools are open

WILLEMSTAD - The schools are open today. This is according to the Minister of Education Marilyn Alcalá-Wallé. The 15 trade unions united in the 'solidaridat sindikal' started their manifestation at 7 o'clock this More...

By Edition On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

New school year started today; teachers postpone their strike

WILLEMSTAD - Today is the beginning of a new school year in Curaçao. This was also confirmed by the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport, Marilyn Alcala-Wallé last night during a broadcast of the More...

By Edition On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Minister of Education: “We assume that schools will start tomorrow”

WILLEMSTAD - Tomorrow is the first day of school. The Minister of Education, Culture, Sports and Science, Marilyn Alcala-Wallé says that she assumes the schools will start tomorrow. It is impossible to discuss More...

Breakfast at the school
By Edition On Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Press release: Breakfast between friends; a delicious initiative for fraternity and solidarity

WILLEMSTAD - With the intention of making children and young people, as well as the community in general, aware of the importance of fraternity and solidarity between people, a group formed by young people from More...

By Edition On Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

Compulsory education supervision is a flop

WILLEMSTAD - The compulsory education supervision is a flop. From a recent investigation conducted by the Curaçao Court of Auditors, it shows that the government has no insight into the extent and causes of unauthorized More...

By Edition On Saturday, May 13th, 2017

CIFA launches campaign to eliminate hunger amongst schoolchildren

WILLEMSTAD - On May 11th, a pilot project was launched, which is part of the campaign to eliminate hunger amongst schoolchildren in Curacao. The purpose of the campaign "Tur Mucha Mester Kome" is to ensure that More...

Tur Ta Konta winaar 2017- Romer school schoolteams
By Edition On Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Römer school big winner in 2nd “Kues Tur Ta Konta”

WILLEMSTAD - Last Sunday, 4 schools battled for the title of “Curaҫao’s best math team” in a packed auditorium at the University of Curaҫao. In an extremely close final round of this competition, which was More...

swimming pool
By Edition On Thursday, February 9th, 2017

SDK pool is open again

WILLEMSTAD - The pool at the Sports Center Curaçao (SDK) in Brievengat is open again. Some schools already used it this week for their swimming lessons. The pool was closed since November 2015 because the Health More...

oil refinery
By Edition On Saturday, January 14th, 2017

Isla: “Refinery is not responsible for yesterday’s nuisance”

WILLEMSTAD - The Isla refinery is, in its own words, not responsible for the inconvenience that was caused by the smoke yesterday morning. This nuisance ensured that several schools in that area had to send their More...