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Early dismissal at Jamaica College, school grieves schoolboy's death

Published:Thursday | October 27, 2016 | 10:28 AM
The entrance to Jamaica College on Old Hope Road, in Kingston.

The administration of Jamaica College (JC) is advising that classes will be dismissed at midday today in light of the current grief in school community.

Fourteen-year-old student Nicholas Francis died in hospital yesterday after being stabbed while on a bus.

READ: Jamaica College student killed on Coaster bus during phone robbery

JC is asking parents or guardians whose sons or ward require further
counselling to bring this to the school’s attention so that the necessary
intervention can be done.

The institution says all Unit Tests will be rescheduled.