Information for school year 2018-2019

For the academic year 2018-2019 we hereby inform you as follows: 

  1.  The schedule for picking up the school books for the academic year 2018-2019 is as follows: 

Monday August 6, 2018

Time

H/V1

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

H/V2

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

H3 and V3

2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday August 7, 2018

 

VSBO-PKL/PBL1

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

VSBO-PKL/PBL2

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Wednesday August 8, 2018

 

CCSLC1+ VSBO-TKL1

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

CCSLC2+ VSBO-TKL2

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

CCSLC3

2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Thursday August 9, 2018

 

VSBO-TKL3  + VSBO-TKL4

8:00 AM- 11:00PM

PKL/PBL3

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

PKL/PBL4

2:00 PM -5:00 PM

Friday August 10, 2018

 

HAVO4/ VWO4

8:00 AM - 12:00 noon

HAVO5/ VWO5

12:00 noon – 3:00 PM

VWO6

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

All fees for the Educational Material Book Funds (EMBF) for the school year 2018-2019, including prior outstanding fees, must be paid in full in order to collect the school books. If you are unable to make the full payment then you can pay in installments. In order to do so, you must first contact the financial administrator, Ms. Janice James from the SVOBE Office, upstairs Sundial. 

Payment receipts must show your child’s name, the school that he or she is attending and the class that he or she is in; in order to avoid discrepancies you are asked to bring along your payment receipts when collecting the school books. 

        2.    For the following students, school will start on the dates mentioned below. Therefore they ought to report to school at 07:30AM:  

Monday, August 13, 2018

 

 

 

VSBO-TKL

VSBO-PKL/PBL

Havo

All 1st and 2nd graders

1st and 2nd graders

All 1st, 2nd and 3rd graders

 As of Tuesday August 14th, 2018 all students (from all classes) are to report to school. There will be an introduction program for the whole week. 

On the dates from August 13th to August 17th, 2018 classes will end at 12:30pm. 

Please note that during this introduction period books can only be picked up after 12:30pm. 

Normal classes will resume for all students of Milton Peters College the following week, August 20th, 2018. 

Please be informed that students are required to wear the MPC school uniform, and during gym, the MPC gym wear. Both the uniform and the gym wear can be obtained from the PTA. For more information, see attachment. 

Note:    With the MPC uniform, only black shoes allowed!!!                                                                                                                                                              For gym, only the MPC gym wear and sneakers allowed!!!  

  1. Milton Peters College will be hosting a Sports Day on: 

 Friday August 17, 2018: for all first grade students, supervised by the gym teachers, the class mentors as well as senior students from H4A. 

These students are to report to school at the regular time and will be transported by bus to the sports complex for a day of sports and various activities. Students will return to school at 1:00 PM. 

It is mandatory that all students attend. Students are also required to walk with their MPC gym wear, extra beverages, and lunch.  

  1. The vacation schedule for the school year 2018-2019 is as follows:   

Holidays

Period

# of days

Summer vacation

9 July – 10 August 2018

25

Midterm vacation

1 – 5 October 2018

5

Constitution Day

8 October 2018

1

SXM day

11 November 2018

0

Christmas vacation

17  December 2018 – 1 January 2019

12

Midterm vacation

  4 and 5 March 2019

2

Easter holiday

18 – 22 April 2019

3

Carnival / King & Labour day

23 April – 3 May 2019

9

Ascension vacation

30 and 31 May 2019

2

Emancipation day

1 July 2019

1

Summer vacation

8 July – 9 August 2019

25

 5.     Last but not least, all teachers, staff and management of the Milton Peters College wish you a wonderful holiday and hope to see you back at the beginning of next school year in good health and spirit.