June 25, 2018

Cayman Islands: 14th Regional CPA Youth Parliament

WHO:                                            House Speaker, Dr. the Hon. McKeeva Bush, OBE   WHAT:                                          14th Regional CPA Youth Parliament   WHEN:                                          Friday, 22 June 2018, 9 am – 12 noon   WHERE:                                       Legislative Assembly    PARTICIPANTS:                          Nineteen debaters from nine regional countries   BACKGROUND:                          This is the first time the Regional Youth Parliament is being […]

ALL 3 NOW FOUND – Now 3* 2 found – Cayman Islands police request public assistance in search for 2* teens who have absconded from home, 13 June/

From RCIPS LATEST Thu June 21 2018: UPDATE, 21 June: Police can now confirm that 15-year-old Motesha Mothen, who absconded from school on Thursday 14 June, has now been located and is appears to be in good health. All three absconded teenagers have now been located. The RCIPS would like to thank all members of […]

All to play for in the Cayman Islands Youth FA Cups

With the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues all but completed and preliminary rounds in the girls and boys youth FA Cups decided, semi final games were the focus of attention this past Saturday, June 9. Globally, the FA Cup is a very famous annual event, the showpiece of a nation’s favourite pastime signifying […]

Cayman Islands: FOUND AGAIN! – Teenager absconds, RCIPS requests public assistance in locating her

From RCIPS UPDATE: The RCIPS can confirm that Motesha Mothen has been located and appears to be in good health. We would like to thank the public and media for their assistance. Motesha Mothen, age 15, of Bodden Town, attended the John Gray High School, yesterday, 4 June, but did not return home afterwards and has […]

Nominations open for Cayman Islands’ ‘Proud of Them’ Today

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The public is invited to recognise excellence among young people in the Cayman Islands by submitting nominations to the Proud of Them award scheme. The nomination period, for Round Nine, runs from 1 June – 20 June 2018. Youth ages 10 – 25 who are reaching new heights of achievement in […]

Students bowled over by Caribbean cricket challenge

By Rob George From Worcester Observer SPORTS-mad students from Christopher Whitehead Language College and Sixth Form have returned from a sports tour of Barbados. A total of 20 students flew to the Caribbean island and spent eight days travelling around playing cricket and netball fixtures against local schools and clubs. The netball team returned undefeated […]

2018 Cayman Airways Under 15 Tournament starts this week

West Bay Sports Foundation hosts the 2018 Cayman Airways Invitational Under 15 Youth Football Cup this week from Tuesday, May 29 to Saturday, June 2 at the Ed Bush Sports Field in West Bay and the Cayman Brac Field in Cayman Brac. Group A, which consists of the Cayman Islands Boy’s Under 15 National Team, […]

Ideas sought for creating successful Cayman Islands schools

The Office of Education Standards (OES) is actively seeking input from the general public on the new inspection framework, “Successful Schools and Achieving Students”, by holding district meetings and conducting social media polls via the Cayman Islands Government Facebook page. “The idea is to provide educators, parents and community members with the standards, goals and […]

Cayman Islands: 345 FC B claim Boy’s Under 11 title

Yet another football first occurred this past Saturday, May 19 on the hallowed Annex Field turf as league newcomers 345 FC B claimed the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Boy’s Under 11 title with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Future SC. Danny Lyne’s second half strike was enough to see off the boys from West […]

US partners with region in support of youth development, crime prevention

From Jamaica Observer BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — The United States, through the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative is partnering with regional governments in an effort to stem crime and violence by focusing on at risk youths and vulnerable populations. This is according to Christopher Cushing, the Mission Director for the Eastern and Southern Caribbean, who […]