190216 ASITAVI GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL TAKES ON TWO GRADES 11 FOR 2016
By Joe Elijah
A launching to mark the introduction of grade 11 into its curriculum will the held at the Asitavi Girls High School next week.
Since the reopening of the Secondary High School in 2005, the school has been taking in students from grades 9 to 10 only.
With the building of new infrastructures recently by both the Education Department and the Regional Member Hon Joe Lera, the school will now take in for the first time grade 11 to carter for an increase of the number of students completing grade 10.
The introduction of grade 11, will now bring the school to take in four classes for grade 9s, 5 classes for grade 10s and 2 classes for grade 11s with a total number of 400 plus students enrolled for 2016 academy year.
Asitavi Secondary High School according to the Head Mistress, Elaine Baris the school urgently needs an additional dormitory and an extra staff house from what they currently have which are, 9 classrooms, 6 dormitories, 1 mess hall and a newly built science lab funded by the Education Department now under construction.
The School has just put out a Tok Save to all the Parents and guidance advising them that the school is now in its third week, many students are yet to dress up like students and not just some one doing gardening. The Head Mistress wants to see every student properly dressed in week four and is also appealing the parents to honor the BEB discussion for paying the project fees to the school Board of Management.