Calabar High School

"The Utmost for the Highest"

Academics

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT HIGHLIGHTS FOR TERM ONE 2015/2016 

"PALMAM QUI MERUIT FERAT"

Congratulations

TOP STUDENTS BY GRADE SEPTEMBER TO DECEMBER 2015

 

GRADE 7 GRADE 8 GRADE 9 GRADE 10 GRADE 11 GRADE 12 GRADE 13
Jahmai Beaumont Jevon Ferron Toussaint Robinson Sean-Michael Barnett Anthony Ramsay Daniel East Damion McPherson
Jermain Golding Mickyle Mitchell Bilal Burke Olanzo Lamey Steven Dreckett Nicholas Mathews Pavel Williams
Kito Campbell Danjae Campbell Okeeno Brown Joel Thomas Shawn Thomas Romaine Peddie Marco Whyte

Calabar High School congratulates the following students for being among the 
TOP CANDIDATES in the CAPE 2015 EXAMINATIONS

  1. LYNFORD HILTON – 6TH in PHYSICAL EDUCATION (Unit 1)
  2. ROMARDO LYONS - 6TH IN DIGITAL MEDIA (UNIT 1)
  3. JASON LEE GREEN – 9TH IN DIGITAL MEDIA (UNIT 1)
  4. KENNY SUTHERLAND – 10TH IN DIGITAL MEDIA (UNIT 2)

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
 
To be qualified for the The Principal’s Honour roll, a student must achieve an average of 80% and over in his term activities. The list is placed on the honour roll board at the Administrative Building.

 

 

DEPARTMENTS

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 Technology, Metal Work CAPE: GMED Mr. R. Taylor
Modern Languages Grades 7-CSEC: Spanish & French Mrs. J. Kennedy
Information Technology Grades 9- CSEC: 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: Integrated Science, Human & Social Biology Grade 7: General Science. Mr. G. Delahaye
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:

SCIENCE
  • Physics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
TECHNOLOGY
  • Information Technology
  • Digital Media
  • Geometrical & Mechanical Engineering Drawing
  • Animation & Game Design
BUSINESS
  • Accounts
  • Economics
  • Management of Business
  • Entrepreneurship
GENERAL STUDIES
  • Mathematics
  • Caribbean Studies
  • Language & Communication Studies
  • Spanish/French
  • Physical Education
ARTS
  • Literatures im English
  • History
  • Sociology
  • Geography
  • Art & Design

NOTE: Promotion to Grade 13 will depend on the student's conduct and passes in their unit one subjects; Grade Levels 1 to 3.

Sixth Form Application

List of Pre-selected Six Form Students

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.

SUBJECTS OFFERED  
CSEC CAPE

English A & B

Mathematics

Principles of Business

Principles of Accounts

Information technology

Social Studies

Office Administration

Physics

Chemistry

Human & Social Biology

Spanish & French

Mathematics

Physics

History

Sociology

English

Accounts

Communication Studies

We boast

  • Comfortable and spacious classrooms
  • Small class sizes
  • Monthly and weekly tests
  • Past papers

The institute’s school day begins at 2:30pm and ends at 5:30pm.

*For further information contact: 931-9736/535-8509

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. 

Click here to view Summer School Flyer | Download Summer School Application

RENWEB

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.