Tag: New JLPS cafeteria launched; school joins NIA’s School Meals Programme

Premier of Nevis and Minister of Education Hon. Vance Amory addressing students at the Joycelyn Liburd Primary School during assembly on the school grounds on September 30, 2016

New JLPS cafeteria launched; school joins NIA’s School Meals Programme

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (OCTOBER 03, 2016) — Premier of Nevis and Minister of Education in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) Hon. Vance Amory told students of the Joycelyn Liburd Primary School (JLPS) in Gingerland that the new school cafeteria they used for the first time on October, 03, 2016, provides an opportunity for them to have healthy meals.

Mr. Amory made the comment while addressing the students at the school’s assembly on September 30, 2016. He later toured the facility and met with the six-member staff, headed by former JLPS principal Marion Lescott. The school joins other government-owned schools for the first time with the School Meals Programme.

“The cafeteria has been constructed to ensure that you the students of the Joycelyn Liburd Primary School receive nutritious meals here at the school and in comfortable surroundings…

“I want to say to you that we will always be there to support you. Provide for you those things which will make you the best young people in Nevis and in the Caribbean,” he said. (more…)

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