Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Commonwealth Flags fly high

by: Sharell Lockhart, Fn Reporter

Eight Mile Rock High School celebrated Commonwealth Day 2017 with a special assembly on Monday, March 13, which focused on Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II message “A Peace-building Commonwealth.”

The entire EMRHS populous gathered in the gymnasium paying homage to several of the 52 Commonwealth Nations, meanwhile Principal Ivan Butler expressed his elation with the time-honored fact that students and teachers proudly joined schools throughout The Bahamas and Commonwealth of Nations in observing and celebrating Commonwealth Day 2017.

“For decades, EMRHS has benefitted from having a diverse, multi-cultural teaching staff complement, with many of our educators originating from one of the 52 countries that comprise the Commonwealth of Nations.  Read more >>