Published 28 July 2020
Buckie Got It, St. Kitts and Nevis News Source
Ministry of Education Statement 1 Re: CXC Examinations Scheduled for Wednesday July 29, 2020 by Hon. Jonel Powell, Minister of Education
Fellow citizens and residents, Good evening. In light of the impending weather associated with Tropical C yclone #9 that will impact the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis, the Ministry of Education has been in discussion with CXC in relation to the administration of the CAPE and CSEC examinations scheduled for Wednesday, 29th July, 2020. CXC has advised th at the Ministry of Education is to be guided by the National response since safety is a priority. In light of the storm, the National Emergency Management Agency has declared that only the “Essential Workers” are to report tomorrow Wednesday, 29th July 2 020. As a result, the CAPE Examinations in the following subjects: Pure Mathematics Unit 1, French Unit 1, Biology Unit 1, Economics Unit 1 and the CSEC Examinations in English B and Caribbean History will not be written as scheduled.
Candidates are adv 2 ised that CXC will decide how the cancellation of these papers will be treated in the future. Examinations set for Thursday, 30 July, 2020 will be written as scheduled unless otherwise indicated. Candidates are asked to be guided accordingly.
Please stay tuned to the National media for further updates.
Thank You !