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Government Schools Show Overall Improvement in 2020 Exam Results
The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands (MEYSAL) in collaboration with the Department of Education Services (DES) has released the provisional results for the 2020 examinations for Government Schools, pending the outcome of reviews to be conducted by the Caribbean Examination Council (CXC). 10th November 2020, 1:09pm
Schools Reopen Post Eta
The Minister for Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands (MEYSAL), the Honourable Juliana O’Connor-Connolly, advises that following the effects of Tropical Storm Eta, all Government Schools will re-open on Tuesday, 10 November 2020, with the exception of the Savannah Primary School which will re-open on a later date of Monday, 16 November 2020. 10th November 2020, 1:04pm
Government Schools to Close on November 6 due to Expected Inclement Weather
Minister for Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands Honourable Juliana O’Connor-Connolly, has advised that government schools will close tomorrow, Friday November 6 due to the inclement weather.  5th November 2020, 3:52pm
Increase in ECAP Funding
The Ministry of Education,Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands (MEYSAL) has approved an increase in funding for students in the Early Childhood Assistance Programme(ECAP).  23rd September 2020, 8:53am
DES Adjusts Dual Entry Programme
The Department of Education Services (DES) has announced an adjustment in the application process and entry requirements for the Dual Entry Programme opportunity provided by Government Secondary Schools. 2nd September 2020, 9:41am
Schools Develop Reopening Guidelines
Further to the development and publication of a general guidance document for the Re-opening of Schools and Early Childhood Education Centres by the Ministry of Education (MEYSAL) on 24 June, the Department of Education Services (DES) conducted onsite visits to government schools last week to ensure compliance with current Public Health protocols and that guidance measures were being adhered to. 2nd September 2020, 9:33am
MEYSAL hosts Welcome Event for Educators
The Ministry of Education hosted separate welcome events for new and returning education professionals employed in government schools in Grand Cayman and the Sister Islands, last week, in adherence with current Public Health protocols. 2nd September 2020, 9:23am
Government School Students to Receive Free Laptops
Cabinet approves funding for a One-to-One Laptop Programme to Begin in September 2020. 3rd July 2020, 11:00am
Minister of Education Provides Update on Education amidst COVID 19 Pandemic
Statement from the Hon. Julianna O’Connor-Connolly, Minister for EYSAL on education amidst COVID 19 Pandemic  26th June 2020, 7:19pm
Ministry of Education Issues Guidance for the Reopening of Facilities
Further to the Premier’s June 17th announcement on the reopening of Educational Institutions, the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands (MEYSAL) has provided detailed guidance on the reopening procedures for all Educational Institutions which have been closed since 16 March 2020.  24th June 2020, 2:00pm