Rotary Club Announces Secondary Schools Literacy Quiz Competition Finals

by: - July 8, 2020
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The Rotary Club of Dominica is pleased to announce the Finals of the Seventh Annual Secondary Schools Literacy Quiz Competition which will be held on July 9th at 10 am at the DPSU building.

The finalists are:

Portsmouth Secondary School (the defending champions) – Jody Le Blanc and Byaarn Seaman

St. Mary’s Academy – Sage Mckenzie and Cadel Casimir

Isaiah Thomas Secondary School – Ebony John Charles and Dermala Ferreira

Convent High School – Gina Shillingford and Helen Royer and

Dominica Grammar School – Tiannah Alexander and Kaiden Prince


The Rotary Cub extends sincere thanks to Mrs. Chandler Hyacinth, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education, for granting us permission to stage this important event.  All protocols of the Ministry of Health will be respected therefore everyone present must wear mask and have their hands sanitized before entering.  Please note that only a select number of persons will be in attendance, therefore the event will be carried live via Facebook and YouTube.  We encourage as many persons as possible to tune in to this highly competitive event.

The theme of this competition is: “Building Strong Communities through Literacy”.

The aim is to engage our youth in the world-wide literacy activities of Rotary International while stimulating young minds, reinforcing learning and inspiring widespread reading.