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21 students score 100 per cent in all GSAT subjects, schools named

Published:Wednesday | July 8, 2015 | 7:19 PM
In this file photo a student at Duhaney Park Primary School in St Andrew prays during devotion before sitting GSAT.

The wait to find out who will me named top boy and girl is almost over for the many students who received perfect scores in this year's sitting of the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT).

Director of Communications at the Education Ministry, Byron Buckley says the announcement is expected to be made later this week.

Buckley says with so many students achieving tops scores in the placement exam this year, the selection process was harder than expected.

 

Director of Communications at the Ministry of Education, Byron Buckley

Meanwhile, the ministry says 21 students scored 100 per cent in all subjects -12 from primary and nine from preparatory schools.

They attend the following schools:

1.      HOLY CHILDHOOD PREPARATORY & ACADEMY

2.      WOLMER'S PREPARATORY

3.      UNITY PRIMARY (2)

4.      THE QUEEN'S PREPARATORY (2)

5.      ST. RICHARD'S PRIMARY

6.      BURNT SAVANNAH PRIMARY

7.      CORINALDI AVENUE PRIMARY

8.      MANDEVILLE PRIMARY & JUNIOR HIGH

9.      MONA  PREPARATORY

10.   UNITED LEARNING CENTRE

11.   STS PETER & PAUL  PREPARATORY

12.   BRIDGEPORT PRIMARY

13.   VAZ PREPARATORY

14.   JESSIE RIPOLL PRIMARY (2)

15.   ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PREPARATORY

16.   ENSOM CITY PRIMARY

17.   HALF-WAY TREE PRIMARY

18.   MANNINGS HILL PRIMARY


The Ministry says it will not disclose the names of the students at this time.

However, the scholarship awardees are scheduled to be announced next week.

Close to 40,000 students sat this year's Grade Six Achievement Test.

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