The Alexandra School Alumni Association in collaboration with the Board of Management and the Alexandra School held a Cocktail to launch the 125th Anniversary celebrations at the Caribbean Gallery of Art, Northern Business Centre, Speightstown, St. Peter, on Saturday, January 12th, 2019. This event was also used to launch the Art Exhibition for the northern schools, which included art work from the Alexandra School, the Alleyne School, the Coleridge and Parry School and the Darryl Jordan Secondary School. The event was attended by approximately 50 persons, which included the Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations and Member of Parliament...
The focus of the Dec meeting was on ‘giving back’. It was held on Dec 8th, 2018 at the school. Members were encouraged to bring a donation to be included in a gift basket for former Principal, Mrs. Straughn. Two fruit baskets were also given to Margaret Cumberbatch and Colline Archer. An update was provided on 125th anniversary celebrations activities, Fish Fry tickets were distributed and members engaged in carol singing.
First Executive Meeting Held
The first meeting of the new executive was held on Nov 10th, 2018 at the BWU head quarters. This meeting was used to encouraged new members to join the Alumni. It was also used to update the membership of the 125th anniversary celebrations in 2019. An Independence Quiz was also done during this meeting. Members were also encouraged to wear their house colours.
A New Executive
A new executive of the AX Alumni was elected at the October Annual General Meeting. The new executive members are: Moreen Bowen – President Shontelle Wellington – Vice President Ordean Brathwaite – Secretary Andrea Farmer – Treasurer Debbie Brathwaite – Assistant Secretary/Treasurer Antoinette Connell – Public Relations Officer Felicia Sue – Immediate Past President Antonio Rochester – Sports Club Representative Freda Forde – School Representative