Both campuses have been thoroughly sanitized using CDC-approved products and solutions.
The grants will support increased reference services, digitization efforts and telehealth programming in partnership with V.I. community leaders.
Commissioner Racquel Berry-Benjamin hosted Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. on Sept. 7 on a tour of four schools -- Ricardo Richards Elementary and Lew Muckle Elementary on St. Croix, Julius E. Sprauve School on St. John, and Joseph Gomez Elementary School on St. Thomas -- to mark the reopening of campuses.
School and district officials were informed of the exposures by the V.I. Department of Health on Sept. 8. An announcement will be made on when the campus will reopen for in-person learning.
Parents and/or guardians are invited to pick up packaged breakfast and lunch meals at designated sites in or near their neighborhoods between 9 and 11:30 a.m.
“Our education system – whether in person or virtual – must be a safe place for all students,” said Kyza Callwood, chairman of the 20th Board of Education.
The grant of almost $1.5 million is for two civic engagement and education programs for students who live in the insular areas.
Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.
The debut of the new website coincided with the unveiling of the Buccaneers Sports Network (BSN), a brand-new mobile app for UVI athletics.
Antilles School celebrated its 71st back-to-school day Monday with students across divisions – from toddlers to high school seniors – welcomed back by faculty and staff, the school announced in a news release.