All about Schools

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...

By Edition On Monday, January 9th, 2017

NO MORE dropouts – a campaign by CBOS

WILLEMSTAD – To celebrate its first anniversary, Caribbean Back Office Services (CBOS) will make three students happy with a free of charge thesis review during their campaign NO MORE DROPOUTS. In a couple of More...

By Edition On Monday, November 7th, 2016

The TS Kennedy is coming to Curaçao

Elementary and middle schools are invited to follow the voyage WILLEMSTAD - On Sunday, January 8th, Massachusetts Maritime Academy’s training ship, TS Kennedy will depart Buzzards Bay for a six-week term at sea.  More...

By Edition On Saturday, October 29th, 2016

Need for more focus on vocational education highlighted at conference

PHILLIPSBURG - Representatives of vocational education institutions from several islands gathered at Milton Peters College (MPC) in St. Maarten on Thursday to discuss the development of trade schools in the region More...

By Edition On Monday, October 3rd, 2016

No school on Wednesday and Thursday

WILLEMSTAD - In connection with the elections on Wednesday, October 5, there will be no school on that day and on Thursday, October 6. This is according to a decision from the Minister of Education Irene Dick. Several More...

Curacao Government Center
By Edition On Thursday, September 15th, 2016

General strike; Schools are closed today

WILLEMSTAD - The schools are closed today. This is according to a decision of the Minister of Education, Culture and Science, Irene Dick due to the general strike that starts today at 7am. In a short message, the More...