The Education Ministry is urging parents to play an active role in the lives of their children for this school term.
Today is the official start of the new school term.
The safety of students was a concern during the last school term, as a result, the Minister is urging parents to ensure that parents know where their children are at all times.
He adds that the ministry will also be playing its part in securing the nation’s children.
As such, talks are being had to implement a national school bus system for students.
Mr. Reid is imploring all parents to be good role models for their children.
In the meantime, the minister is reminding students to take responsibility for their learning.
He adds that children are writing their own recommendations and should ensure that when leaving educational institutions, they are in good standing.