Top 46 Ranked Schools in Academics 2017 – Trelawny’s Westwood #4, Holland High #32

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Westwood High School Ranked #4 Westwood High School, which was in the news today due to a section of their school being burnt down last night, is now the 4th ranked school in academics in Jamaica. This is according to the latest EducateJamaica.org ranking. Educate Jamaica puts out a ranking each year based on what percentage of students...

Former Westwood High Principal Eileen Piggott has died

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Eileen Piggott, the former Principal of Westwood High School, died on Sunday afternoon, December 11 after a period of illness. Mrs. Piggott was an English woman who came to Jamaica, got married to a French Canadian and spent the rest of her life educating girls at Westwood High School in Stewart Town, Trelawny. Eileen Piggott joined the staff...

Miss Trelawny Farm Queen Khadejah Stewart wins NCB Foundation academic scholarship

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Michael Lee Chin of NCB, recently presented awards in the NCB Foundation’s annual flagship scholarship and grants programme. Parish champions received $250,000 each per year for the duration of their undergraduate programme. Trelawny’s winner is Westwood High School old girl, Khadejah Stewart. 18-year old Khadejah is also Miss Trelawny Farm Queen 2016. The scholarship programme is now in...

Westwood High School wins 2 Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) Awards

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The Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) chose nine institutions to take part in its Clean Coasts, Tourism Action Club Research Day and Competition, recently held at the Terra Nova hotel in Kingston. In the end, Westwood High School, located in Stewart Town, Trelawny, came out winners in 2 categories. Each institution was required to demonstrate the impact that...

19 year old Trelawny girl receives Governor-General Achievement Award 2015 for Homework Center

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Among 5 persons from Trelawny who received the 2015 Governor General’s Award, a young 19-year old Westwood High School past student from Stettin was outstanding for her project that was assisting young people in her community.   From The JIS Nineteen-year-old Governor-General Achievement Awardee (GGAA), Nickolette Onnecia Brown, is firmly committed to serving her community...

List of Jamaica’s Top 24 Ranked Schools in Academics – Trelawny’s Westwood High Ranked #6

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Westwood High School, located in Stewart Town, Trelawny is the sixth ranked school in academic passes, according to the latest EducateJamaica.org ranking just released. Westwood moved up one spot from 7th place last year. In doing so, they surpassed neighbours St Hilda’s Diocesan High from Brown’s Town, St Ann. St Hilda’s placed 3rd last year but...