Book bursary distribution format changed

book bursary

The distribution format has been changed to better serve recipients.

Parents and Guardians of students attending infant and primary schools are informed that the book bursary distribution format has been changed to better serve recipients. The distribution of book bursaries will now take place from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the following dates and at the following locations, for the respective districts.

Schools in District 4 – Monday, July 24 and Tuesday, July 25 at the district office in Goodlands. Schools in District 3 – Wednesday, July 26 to Friday, July 28, at the RC Boys Primary School in Castries. Schools in District 2 – Wednesday, Aug. 2 and Thursday, Aug. 3 at the district office in Sans Souci. Schools in District 1 – Thursday, Aug. 3 and Friday, Aug. 4 at the Dame Pearlette Louisy Primary School in Union.

Parents and guardians are asked to provide the following: last year’s contract, if the child is continuing, with returned books; for a new bursary, a letter of recommendation from the District Rep.; the ID card of parent or guardian; the child’s report book or a copy of the child’s academic record for each term of the past school year; the child’s booklist; and a letter of authorization, if acting on behalf of someone else.