Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture
Education, Schools
Release Date:
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 - 3:39pm

The public is invited to the Ministry of Education’s annual Inter Secondary School Debates from March 14 to April 19.

The students will debate topics including:

  • A parental escort policy should be enforced to restrict students under 18 from patronising public establishments during school hours. 
  • Modern day natural disasters are a direct result of man’s unsustainable use of the environment.
  • Greater gun control measures will reduce crime in the Virgin Islands.
  • Alternative sources of energy can meet the energy demands of the Virgin Islands.

The debates will be held at the Althea Scaliffe Auditorium at 5:30 p.m..  All are asked to attend the sessions and support the students


Berta McKelly Adams

Assistant Information Officer
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2740
Email:   bmckelly@gov.vg