Ministry of Education Awards Winners of Numeracy Competition

    Ministry of Education Awards Winners of Numeracy Competition

    Roseau, Dominica – May 12, 2017. Students of primary and secondary schools in the Western District were awarded for their exceptional work during Numeracy Week 2017. Numeracy Week, a signature mathematics program organized by the Ministry of Education annually, was held in April. The week culminated with a competitive exhibition at which students displayed practical and innovative ideas for teaching and learning of mathematics concepts. Student projects were judged based on effective implementation of mathematical concepts as well as for creativity.

    The Ministry hopes that the annual activity will help stimulate a liking and appreciation for mathematics among students. Numeracy Week 2017 was held under the theme, Mathematics through Technology, Engineering and Play.

    Top Winners

    1st Place - Upper Primary: Mahaut Primary
    Kharlil Charles & Sasha Jno. Louis

    1st Place - Upper Secondary: St. Martin Secondary
    Rohdel Linton & Jermasha Mellow

    1st Place - Lower Primary: Berean Christian Academy
    Nicole Henderson & Jordan Jeffery

    1st Place - Lower Secondary: Dominica Grammar School
    Asaiah Yankey & Gabrielle Charles

    The JAYS Limited award was presented to the Roseau Primary School and the Dominica Grammar School for outstanding participation during Numeracy Week.