St Jago PSA AGM - Election of Officers
The St Jago PSA AGM was held at the O.R. Bell Auditorium on Saturday October 11, 2015. The following are the persons who were elected as the Managing Committee for the administrative year October 2015 - October 2016.
President Karl Townsend
1st Vice President Sean Barrow
2nd Vice President Clifton Barrett
Secretary Taneisha Campbell
Assistant Secretary Yulit Gordon
Treasurer Kenneth Holgate
Assistant Treasurer Lloyd Burke
David Yee Sing
School also reported the following CSEC and CAPE results for the May/June 2015 examinations.
St Jago offers 29 CSEC subjects.
CSEC Cohort taking examinations - 276.
Students getting 5 or more passes - 81% (breakdown below).
10 grade1 - 2 students
9 grade 1 - 2 students
8 grade 1 - 5 students
7 grade 1 - 6 students
English Language - 86% pass rate with 50% of students getting grade 1
Mathematics - 92% pass rate with 56% getting grade 1
Principles of Business - 100% pass rate with 78% getting grade 1
Other subjects between 85% - 100% pass rate.
Fall in pass rate for Sciences - however this was a Caribbean wide trend due to change in examination and syllabi
Problematic subjects continue to be Additional Mathematics and Visual Arts (Past students with expertise in these areas are asked to volunteer on part-time basis to assist with teaching).
No. of Students No. of Subjects passed
St Jago offers 22 subjects at CAPE unit 1 and 20 subjects at CAPE unit 2.
All CAPE subjects had a pass rate of 90% or more except 3.
Problematic subjects are GMED (CAPE Technical Drawing) and Pure Mathematics - Unit 1. Past students with expertise in these areas are asked to volunteer on part-time basis to assist with teaching these subjects.
Please keep St Jago always in your thoughts and in your prayers.