2018 Student of The Year Winner

 

 

The Board of Directors of The Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year Foundation and the Nassau, Bahamas Pan-Hellenic Council, in conjunction with the Distinguished Panel of Judges are pleased to announce that an enthusiastic, dedicated and hardworking student who has consistently maintained high academic standards, was selected as the 2018 Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year. Remington Alexander Minnis, a ten year old Head Boy at Eva Hilton Primary School has been selected for this top honour from among the 121 nominees in this year’s Awards Ceremony.

Remington maintains an accumulative grade point average of a 3.97. Remington established a community service project, “Hugs for Heart”. This project was established to honour of his father, Hesham who passed away due to heart disease and at the same time help young children suffering from heart disease. Through his “Hugs for Heart” initiative, Remington has donated $1,551.00 to the Sassoon Heart Foundation. He is also a well-rounded student who participates in a number of school activities inclusive of The Early Act Club, Discovery Club, the School’s Volleyball Team, Captain of The Math Team and Captain of The Soccer Team. His campus activities are complimented by his participation in The 55th Nassau Scout Troop, St. Ambrose Anglican Church Pastoral Care Team, Dynamos Youth Football Club and The Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation (BREEF).

Remington is a Member of the Bahamas Mantas Swim & Water Polo Club. He is a member of the Water Polo Team that represented the Bahamas at the South Florida International Water Polo Tournament, where they won a Bronze Medal. He is also a member of this year’s Carifta Water Polo Team which won the Gold Medal. At the age of 10, he is the youngest member of those winning teams.

Remington is the son of Lynden and Rochelle Minnis and becomes the first student from Eva Hilton Primary School to capture the Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year Title.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

© Copyright 2016 Bahamas Primary School student of The Year Foundation