Nassau, Bahamas-Heavy rain did not put dampers in the royal family
Welcome the Duke of Cambridge and the Duchess of Cambridge received during the visit to Civil
Strachan Elementary School Friday morning, March 25, 2022. This visit was one of several activities planned for the Royal Couple to honor Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee in the Bahamas from March 24th to 26th.
Students and teachers from all public and private educational institutions participated in the joint meeting of Carmichael Road School. Some of the attendees were ministers, members of parliament, members of parliament, educators, teachers, school administrators, parents, applicants, etc.
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The livestreaming event featured students from schools throughout the archipelago. The trumpet signaled the arrival of the couple. Rangers from the Royal Bahamas welcomed them, and elementary school students from Grand Bahamas, Cat Island, Andros, Eleuthera and Inagua welcomed them in a video montage.
Also introduced was the Government High School pop band led by Yonell Justilien. The Duchess and Duchess engaged in personal dialogue with students and conversations with teachers.
The highlight of the ceremony was the planting of a yellow elder, a commemorative tree in the school’s peace garden by His Highness. Glenis Hannah Martin, Minister of Education, Technology and Vocational Training. Principal Glendena Mills and students.
A time capsule was also sealed to commemorate that time. The contents of the capsule include a letter from His Highness, a program of ceremonies, newspaper headlines dated today, and the Bahamas and British flags.
A portrait of the Queen and two books, a special presentation around the archipelago and expressions were given to the Duchess and the Duchess, respectively.
In his greeting, Minister Hannah Martin acknowledged the contribution of the late Civil Strachan, a former teacher and administrator named after the institution.
She states: [have] Not only did we endure the painful devastation of history, but we also made it possible for us to emerge as new people who create our own divine destiny. The key to this emergency is the education of our people.
Prior to 1967, public access to education was restricted, almost always inaccessible, and there was only one civilian.
A national high school that serves the entire population.
“Today, many schools across the country have universal free access to education. The result of these stubborn efforts is our beautiful children attending this school today and all the precious children of this country. You can see it in our sample.
As I said, our journey is not without difficulties and challenges, but our determination is invincible, and God’s grace makes us victorious in every way.
“And today, in the brilliance of the beautiful Bahamas liquid sun, we welcome you again. A glimpse of our rich culture as we travel to the Bahamas, visiting Grand Bahama and Abaco. We believe that we can witness the indomitable spirit of our people and have an elegant experience.
The warmth and generous hospitality of the people.
The Duchess also gave a special speech.
“One of the most difficult things we all found about a pandemic was to stay away from loved ones, but we also had the opportunity to rediscover how important family is and how important friends are.
“I always think that playing together, chatting with friends at school, eating together, listening to each other is the simplest thing in life. These connect us. , It gives meaning to our lives.
School connections, relationships and friendships are very special. So take care, cherish and take your time. And don’t forget to be kind and understand to yourself and others. “
The Duchess also took the opportunity to thank parents, parents and teachers for helping to nurture young minds and shape their future.
“We are all very grateful to them. Our future society depends on it, so we are very grateful to all of them and to all they do.” She said.
A member of the Cabinet attended a joint school rally on March 25, 2022, admitting that the Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess had visited at Civil Strachan Elementary School. From left: Hong. Michael Durville, Minister of Health and Wellness. Hong. Glenis Hannah Martin, Minister of Education, Technology and Vocational Training. Hong. Keith Bell, Minister of Labor and Immigration. The book is in the back. Mario Bowreg, Minister of Youth Sports and Culture.
https://bahamaspress.com/duchess-of-cambridge-urges-students-to-cherish-connections-relationships-and-riendships/ The Duchess of Cambridge encourages students to connect, value relationships, and value friendships.