Saints maintains top performance among Senior Secondary schools after diligence, parents’ commitment and innovative programme.
Georgetown, 14th October 2020
St. Stanislaus College has not only maintained its performance at being among ‘the top’ Secondary schools in Guyana but has realized its dream of ‘reaching the top’ with its students’ performance in the 2020 CSEC examination amongst the top Senior Secondary schools. A distinguished accomplishment is a hundred (100) per cent pass Grades One to Three in twentyone (21) subjects of the twenty-eight (28) offered at the College at the CSEC level and ninety (90) per cent or more in five (5) other subjects. Most remarkably, all students matriculated with passes in both Mathematics and English Language.
Most noticeably are the performances of Kayla December who secured thirteen (13) Grade Ones and one (1) Grade Two; Meshach Jordon with eleven (11) Grade Ones; Nathon Brasse with ten (10) Grade Ones and Dafina Nials with ten (10) Grade Ones, two (2) Grade Twos and one (1) Grade Three. The diligence of these students and their parents’ involvement in their academic journey has certainly been compensated.
Exhilarated at the performance of the students at this year’s CSEC examination, Chairman of the School Board, Mr. Chris Fernandes, has certainly seen the reward from the introduction of the ‘Back to Basics’ Programme in 2014, the dedication of the hard-working staff, the involvement of The Board and Alumni Associations, the diligence of students and the commitment of the parents.
At the CAPE examination, the College has also seen an outstanding performance with a pass rate of seventy-six (76) percent Grades One to Three. Securing a hundred (100) per cent passes in ten (10) of the twenty-nine (29) subjects offered at the College: - Environmental Science Unit 1, Environmental Science Unit 2, Geography Unit 1, Geography Unit 2, Digital Media Unit1, Entrepreneurship Unit 1, Entrepreneurship Unit 2, Physics Unit 2, Sociology Unit 1, Tourism Unit 1. Approximately ninety (90) per cent of the students attained passes in Biology Unit 1, Biology Unit 2, Caribbean Studies and Pure Math Unit 2.
Sherlock is crowned the overall Top performer for CAPE with a combined total of eleven (11) Ones, six (6) Twos and one (1) Three. Noteworthy performance in CAPE Unit One was captured by Abdul Subhan who attained six (6) Ones and two (2) Twos while Sherlock Langevine took the spotlight in Unit Two with eight (8) Ones, five (5) Twos and one (1) Three followed by Shanique Paulsingh with five (5) Ones, two (2) Twos and one (1) Three.
The Chairman of the Board of Governors is appreciative of the dedication of the staff, members of the Alumni Associations, the Parent Teachers’ Association as well as the commitment of the students and parents who worked together to make the dreams of the College realized while ensuring that the motto of the College is etched into the lives of its students as they continue their journey away from St. Stanislaus College: Aeterna Non Caduca “Not for this life but for Eternity."