ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT HIGHLIGHTS 2017/18
"PALMAM QUI MERUIT FERAT"
TOP STUDENTS BY GRADE
|GRADE 7||GRADE 8||GRADE 9||GRADE 10||GRADE 11||GRADE 12||GRADE 13|
|Nardon Morris||Matthew Aiken||Shaun Randall||Lionel Montaque||Garfield Wallace||Sean-Michael Barnett||Romell Samuels|
|Fitzroy McLeod||Daniel Hisby||Jahmai Beaumont||Danjae Campbell||Toussaint Robinson||Andre McKenzie||Steven Dreckett|
|Daunte Barnette||Matthew Manning||Jordon Williams||Chevon Thelwell||Rory Allen||Junior Bigby||Akeem Davis|
Calabar High School congratulates the following students for being among the
TOP CANDIDATES in the CAPE 2017 EXAMINATIONS
- GIOVANI WRIGHT - 1ST IN BMED IN CARIBBEAN REGION (UNIT 1)
- TREVOR WEBB - 2ND IN DESIGN ART IN JAMAICA (UNIT 1)
- ALVIN REID – 9TH IN DESIGN ART IN JAMAICA (UNIT 1)
- DANTE BRIDGEMAHEN – 6TH IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP (UNIT 2)
- KIMANI DOUGLAS - 10TH IN HISTORY IN JAMAICA (UNIT 2)
Calabar's Top CAPE Student
Calabar's Top CSEC Students
NATHAN JOHNSON, SEAN-MICHEAL BARNETT & TAHJ WILLIAMSON
The school's current rating scale is as follows:
|A+ - 95-100|
|A - 85-95|
|B+ - 80-85|
|B- - 70- 80|
|C - 60-70|
|D - 50-60|
|E - 40-50|
|F - 0-40
Calabar has ten departments catering to the academic needs of our students. Together with their department head, the teachers endeavor to have their students succeed at all levels of learning; utilizing the necessary professional skills learning strategies and styles that encourage academic success.
|DEPARTMENT||COURSES OFFERED||HEAD OF DEPARTMENT|
|Mathematics||Grades 7- 11 (CSEC): General Mathematics and Additional Mathematics (CSEC only) CAPE: Mathematics||Mrs. M. Waysome|
|English||Grades 7-CSEC: English Language, English Literature, Reading, CAPE: Communication Studies, Literatures in English Grade 7: Library Science||Mrs. S. Gibbs|
|Business Education||CSEC: Principles of Accounts, Principles of Business, Economics, Office Administration, CAPE: Accounts, Economics Entrepreneurship, Management of Business Grade 9: Business Basics||Mrs. L. McLeod|
|Industrial Engineering||9-CSEC: Technical Drawing, Building Furniture Technology, Metal Work CAPE: BMED||Mr. R. Taylor|
|Modern Languages||Grades 7-CSEC: Spanish & French||Mrs. J. Kennedy|
|Information Technology||Grades 9- CSEC: EDPM, Information Technology CAPE: Computer Science, Digital Media||Mr. R. Nixon|
|Physical Education||Grades 7-13 (CSEC & CAPE): Physical Education||Mr. S. Newell|
|Humanities||Grades 7- 13: Geography, History, Social Studies (to Grade 11) CAPE: Sociology, Caribbean Studies||Mrs. S. Holness|
|Science||Grades 9- 13 (CSEC & CAPE): Biology, Physics, Chemistry Grades 9-11: Human & Social Biology Grade 7: General Science. Grade 9: Robotics||Mrs. Nicole Johnson Garrick|
|Religious Education||Grades 7- 11 (CSEC): Religious Education||Mrs. R. Kelly Jones|
|Visual & Performing Arts||Grades 7- 9: Music, Art Drama. CSEC: Visual Art, Theatre Arts||Ms. J. Walterss|
THE SIXTH FORM PROGRAM
Students for the Sixth Form Program is pre-selected at the end of their Grade 11 year based on:
- Attendance to school and classes
- Punctuality to school and classes
- Attitude towards homework and classwork
- General behaviour and conduct
- Deportment and adherance dress code
- Completing SBA's
Final acceptance to Grade 12 (Lower 6th) is dependent on performance in the CSEC exams and completing an interview . Students must have at least 5 passes at Grades 1-2, at the General Proficiency Level, in what he wishes to do in Grade 12.
Qualified and Interested students should apply by completing and submitting an application form ONLINE and include last two reports of his fifth form year, proof of qualifications, two recommendations or character reference (if you are an applicant from a different school) and TWO passport size pictures.
In Grades 12 and 13, students are prepared for Caribbean Advance Education (CAPE). The options available are:
NOTE: Promotion to Grade 13 will depend on the student's conduct and passes in their unit one subjects; Grade Levels 1 to 3.
CALABAR EVENING INSTITUTE
Calabar Evening Institute was re-established in 2010 to facilitate the needs of students in search of post-secondary options. It offers a wide variety of courses and is offered in packages to suit the interest of the students. The Institure is currently closed. The information regarding its offerings will be posted as soon as it is back in operation.
CALABAR SUMMER SCHOOL
Calabar summer school runs for three weeks during the month of July. It is a mixture of academics and recreation. All students at all levels are welcome. It is open to both boys and girl from other school. Costs and offerings will vary from year to year. For 2016, Summer School runs from July 5- 22. Application form and flier is provided below below.
Our teachers use the RenWeb School Administration Software. All the information on your child’s academic progress and assignments via subjects/departments can be viewed here. Note, you must be provided with access. Please visit the website with the link here www.renweb.com/Why-RenWeb/About-Us.aspx
Contact the school for more details.