Calabar High School

"The Utmost for the Highest"

Academics

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT HIGHLIGHTS 2017/18 

"PALMAM QUI MERUIT FERAT"

Congratulations

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

  1. GIOVANI WRIGHT - 1ST IN BMED IN CARIBBEAN REGION (UNIT 1) 
  2. TREVOR WEBB      - 2ND IN DESIGN ART IN JAMAICA (UNIT 1)
  3. ALVIN REID          – 9TH IN DESIGN ART IN JAMAICA (UNIT 1)
  4. DANTE BRIDGEMAHEN – 6TH IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP (UNIT 2)
  5. KIMANI DOUGLAS - 10TH IN HISTORY  IN JAMAICA (UNIT 2)

Calabar's Top CAPE Student

ANTHONY RAMSAY

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
 
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.
 
CSEC AND SBA DOCUMENTS
 
GRADE 7 CURRICULA
 
GRADE 8 CURRICULA
 
GRADE 9 CURRICULA
 
CALABAR HIGH SCHOOL POLICIES
 

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 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:

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 

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 girls from other schools. Costs and offerings will vary from year to year. For 2019, Summer School runs from July 8- 26. Application form and flyer more details are provided below. 

Summer School 2019 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.