Lakshmi girls Hindu College has taken home its fifth consecutive President's Medal.
Top CAPE performer from the school, Celine Roodal , as well as Shivanie Rampersad-Maharaj of Naparima Girls were announced today as the recipients of this year's President's Medal.
Education Minister Anthony Garcia said at a press conference Monday that Cabinet accepted the ministry's recommendation for the award of 400 scholarships coming from CAPE 2019.
The minister said performance at the secondary level continues to be "excellent" and there has been improvement in the Government schools.
For 2019, 179 of the scholarships awarded were in the "open" category, and 221 in the "additional" category.