COUNTDOWN

THE 15th ANNUAL FUND-RAISING BALL SPONSORED BY STATHS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION NE CHAPTER IS THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12th, 2019. What do you mean you didn’t plan to attend ? We have needy school students who depend on financial aid from organisations such as this for even their daily bread. If you can’t attend we are going to ask you to consider making a donation of whatever size you can afford. The names and telephone numbers listed on the flyer are not just for ticket sales. Any of these officers will be only too glad to accept your donation and give you … Continue reading COUNTDOWN

CALLING ALUMNI IN JAMAICA

On any day in Jamaica, rain or shine , it is estimated that if you had $100 (US) to give to every graduate of STATHS who would show up at the school on any day you announce that there would be such an event, you had better have at least 2 million dollars. Why ? It is estimated from school records that there should be at least 30,000 graduates living in Jamaica. SO JAMAICAN GRADUATES PLEASE SHOW UP THIS COMING WEEKEND AND SHOW THE WORLD THAT YOU CARE ABOUT YOUR SCHOOL. If even 300 folks show up, (1%), we would … Continue reading CALLING ALUMNI IN JAMAICA

STATHS CANADIANS ARE HOT

Congratulations to our STATHS Alumni in Canada on becoming a certified non-profit organization, (July 2018). In December of 2018, this group donated $500, earmarked for the future solar program. Even before becoming a bonafide non-profit, they donated $350 to the school’s mentorship program in December of 2017 . Not to be forgotten, Norma Edwards, from the class of 1965, for many years without a formal organization, tasked herself with collecting annually, and along with (former headgirl class of ’66), Marjorie Taylor-Bedasse of Expedia Cruiseship Center, organized annual cruises for at least 10 years, donating directly to the school each year. … Continue reading STATHS CANADIANS ARE HOT

FROM CLASS OF ’65

CORBETT MARSH, “Ruddy”, age 72 years, late of 8 Seaton Crescent, Spanish Town, formally of Fellowship Hall, Ocho Rios and Montego Bay, passed away on June 7th, 2019. Corbett is well remembered by most classmates. He graduated in 1965, became an engineer, specialized in building construction, worked with the Ministry of Housing, the UDC and CIVCON Ltd. He is survived by his wife Sybil, children Curtis, Dionne, Shay, Neville, 7 grand-children, mother Ida, stepmother Biatris, 3 sisters, 5 brothers, nieces, nephews, in-laws, other relatives and friends. His funeral service will be on Saturday, July 6th 2019, at 11.00 am at … Continue reading FROM CLASS OF ’65

BIRD KILLERS

Killing two birds with one stone .While in Jamaica attending the Diaspora Conference in Kingston, on June 19th, STATHS N.E. Alumni President Archie Roberts, Cedric George and Secretary Melanie Forrest-George, were able to have an introductory meeting with recently appointed principal Dr. Worrel Hibbert. Also gracing the table was StATHS alumni and school board member, Sybil Jones, who is also President of the Jamaican Alumni Association. Continue reading BIRD KILLERS

NEWS – POWERED BY ALUMNI

STATHS N.E. Alumni Secretary Melanie Forrest-George and President Archie Roberts, “manning” the UJAA table at the 8th Biennial Jamaican Diaspora Conference held in Kingston on June 18th. UJAA, – Union of Jamaican Alumni Associations, is a New York based organisation, formed to represent and amalgamate the various Jamaican schools who have alumni members scattered all over these United States. Continue reading NEWS – POWERED BY ALUMNI

UNHEALTHY (?) HUMOR (Video)

One man’s meat is another man’s poison, ( a popular saying goes). A recent story showcased STATHS’ agricultural program which includes chickens for meat, as well as for eggs. Well, at least one person has a “beef” with that. Oh no !!! Something about that does not sound right. How can one have a “beef” with chickens ? I think it is best if the dissenter speaks/sings for himself . Continue reading UNHEALTHY (?) HUMOR (Video)