School Year 2016-2017 concluded for many schools throughout the Marshall Islands. Congratulations to all 2017 graduates, all the students who have completed this year, parents for investing in your child’s future, and lastly to the teachers, school principals, and school faculty for a successful SY2016-2017.
Laura Elementary School grade 7 and 8 students received backpacks. These backpacks were given from children in the United States who bought and paid for each backpack. Kommol tata.
LHS Chacha Slide
As part of Laura High School’s 12th commencement exercise, LHS graduates entertained their family, friends, and honorable guests with the famous ‘chacha slide’ dance.
Parents of the Year
Long Island Elementary School Kindergarten and Rita Elementary School recognized two outstanding individuals during their school’s honor/general assembly. Both parents received ‘Parent of the Year’ award at the respective schools.
50 years of service
During Marshall Islands High School graduation ceremony, The Public School System, Ministry of Education honored and recognized Mr. Earlie Watley for his dedication, exceptional, and outstanding performance at Marshall Islands High School from 1967 to present. About 12,000 young Marshallese men and women, many of whom are in today’s RMI public and private work force benefitted from his fifty years of service. Kommol tata Mr. Watley.