Guyana captures Regional Awards for Outstanding Performance at CSEC again

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 October 2014, 1:01 by GxMedia

Minister Manickchand and Chief Education Officer, Olatto Sam with Top CSEC Students 2014 at annuncelment of CXC results

The Ministry of Education announces on Friday announced with “pride” that Guyana “has once again done extraordinarily at the CSEC examinations” as  Guyana the country ains four Regional Awards for Outstanding Performance in the May/June 2014 examinations.

The following students will receive awards for their outstanding performance this year:

1.      Elisa Hamilton, Queen’s College–Overall Outstanding Achievement

2.      Aliyyah Abdul Kadir,  Queen’s College–Most Outstanding in Humanities

3.      Ryhan Chand, Queen’s College– Most Outstanding in Business Studies

4.      Kishan Crichlow,  New Amsterdam Multilateral School –Most Outstanding in Technical Vocational

In recognition of their achievements, CXC will present these students with awards at a ceremony to be held at the UWI Regional Headquarters, Mona Campus, Jamaica on Thursday 4 December, 2014. 

The Ministry of Education wishes to congratulate the students on their exemplary performance and wish them all the best in their future endeavors. 

Last year Guyana won five of the eight awards offered. The winners from Guyana were: Yogeeta Persaud – Anna Regina Secondary School, Overall Outstanding Achievement; Rafena Mustapha – Saraswati Vidya Niketan, Most Outstanding in Humanities; Cecil Cox – Queen’s College, Most Outstanding in Sciences; Sasha S Woodroffe – Queen’s College, Most Outstanding in Business Studies; and Zimeena A Rasheed – Anna Regina Secondary School, Most Outstanding in Technical Vocational