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New Interim Board to Steer S.A.L.C.C. Into Future

Image of Sir Arthur Lewis Tomb in the grounds of SALCC

THE Ministry for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development has announced the appointment of an Interim Board of Governors to the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College (SALCC), effective immediately.

A statement from the Educati9on Ministry said the Board “is constituted for a period of six months and includes Dr. Jocelyn Fletcher (Chairperson), Dr. Rufina Frederick, Dr.VernestaNervais, Mr. Barrie Corcoran, Dr. Claudia Louis and Ms. Beverly Josie.

Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development Dr. Gale T. C. Rigobert explained that the board was “carefully selected on the basis of expertise and skill.”

“As we forge ahead into another academic year I believe that this Board has the required assets to see the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College through the issues that require immediate attention,” stated Dr. Rigobert.

“I anticipate the Board will also work closely with the Department of Education and the Government in charting a way forward for the institution, as we seek to provide affordable exceptional higher education and services for the citizens of Saint Lucia.”

The announcement of the new board came several weeks after the resignation n of the previous board, which resigned last month.


  1. Gail cannot oversee the public school system, what impact can she have in the administration of a community college. What required Assets is she referring to? Please explain Gale.

  2. Along the exterior columns that stretches all around the building up to the second floor
    Can be part of a wall built right around, to provide well needed space for the school, with
    glass windows fairly high up and fresh air vent in the enclosed space. Think new, think big.

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