Charice Augustine tops Grade Six National Assessment Examinations

Charice Augustine poses with her parents Avanelle Joyce and Samuel Augustine

The Goodwill Primary School has topped this year’s Grade Six National Assessment Examinations.

12-year-old Charice Augustine were among the 596 girls who wrote the examinations.

Augustine said while she studied hard for her exams, she didn’t expect to top the island.

532 boys also wrote the exams.

Kareen George of the St. Martins Primary placed second while Darlon Riviere of the St. Mary’s Primary came in third. The fourt position went to Asaph Telemaque of the Wesley Primary school while the Dyan Charles of the Wills Strathmore Primary School came in fifth.

On the basis of this year’s results government has decided to award scholarships to all students who obtained four grade A’s and one B or three A’s and one C or two A’s and two B’s.

Bursaries are to be awarded to those students who obtained the equivalent of four Bs or better but did not qualify for the award of scholarship. On that basis 94 students were awarded scholarships and 115 were awarded bursaries.

The amount allocated to scholars and bursaries for textbooks and stationery is $500 and $300 respectively.

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  1. July 27, 2011
  2. girl
    July 4, 2011

    way to go charice u know when u put ur mind to something with no distractions u will always succeed congratulations on ur outstanding achievements

  3. Family
    June 28, 2011

    Congratulations Sharice you have made our family proud, may you continue to shine and may God guide you every step of the way. Congratulations…

    • Anonymous
      April 24, 2013

      good job charice keep it up

    June 28, 2011

    Congratulations to the Goodwill Primary School and the The top achieve Charice. I wish to all congratulate the other top performers including MR. Dylan Charles and the Wills Stratmore Primary School.

  5. June 28, 2011

    really proud of Charice and Kareen. Lucia I know you are really proud right now and you have made education possible to alot of young people in Dominica and am happy that kareen is following in your footsteps… we all love you and Amos and Avanelle.. from the heart of your friends in Toronto, Canada

  6. Anonymous
    June 28, 2011


  7. Mary Francis
    June 28, 2011

    Congratulations Charice…I am so proud of you and your achievements. You have only just began..continue to apply yourself, be consistent and God will take you places. Only be mindful little one to keep your focus on God as you enter the teen years, put Him first and no good thing will He withold from you. Congratulations to Amos and Avanel..continue to support and affirm Charice.

  8. Charisma
    June 28, 2011

    Congrats to all the had working grade six teachers at Goodwill Primary and Mrs. lewis. You pushed her and she made it to the top. Thanks for the dedication you displayed. May you be richly rewarded.

  9. Anonymous
    June 28, 2011

    congrats to all the scholars and bursaries. :-D

  10. News
    June 27, 2011

    All of a sudden I remember de calypso doh play with de pastor rod wee.

    • Anonymous
      June 29, 2011

      congrats to u miss Joyce and yr daughter:

      I was very happy when i heard the news, and please and seceond you’re a teacher at the TC SUNBEAM PRE SCHOOL AND THAT YOU’RE MY SON TEACHER>>>>>>>> Am so proud

  11. Salisbury Woman
    June 27, 2011

    Congratulations cousin Kareen George

  12. Good
    June 27, 2011

    I am very happy convent did not top this year’s exams

    • Anonymous
      June 28, 2011

      you sound ignorant and arogant at the same time

    • aNoNyMoUs
      June 28, 2011

      we have our reasons for saying that …………those children 2 bosta comin and tell st. martin primary in dere face dey doe getting no scholarships only pass bcuz we 2 stupid choopz

  13. Malcolm
    June 27, 2011

    Charice we remain VERY proud of you and you are one more victory for positive things happening in Christiandom today despite all the negatives going on. I’ll never forget bro. Dave Laudat impressing the need for excellence especially with the youth at church and their scholastic achievement amongst other things. This is one of the things we’ve be praying about for you guys and truly the Lord answers prayers. Coulibistrie Gospel Mission Church has seen more than one valedictorian this year and other top level performers at every level in our education system and for this we remain very proud and continue to say, To God be the glory great things he continue to do! See you at the top my dear, the sky is the limit for with God ALL things are truly possible. Hats off to mom and dad and all those who supported you. Congrats to your teacher/s and your school. OH GLORY!

    June 27, 2011

    Congrats to Charice and Amos. You prove that some dads are just great.Coming from A distant cousin from Delices.

  15. June 27, 2011

    :-D good for u girl i wish i could done like u

  16. Patriot
    June 27, 2011

    is it me or has the offering gone down by drastic amounts

  17. wow
    June 27, 2011

    Beyonce said it “who run the woorld? Girls!”.great job little girl…I don’t know u but congrats to your’re a child of a king, God, so that makes u a princess! Keep working hard and you will go farrrrr!

  18. Law Enforcement
    June 27, 2011

    Congrats Charice!!! Miss Williams your hard work has definite paid off

  19. name
    June 27, 2011

    you go girl friend dats my past school, and Peter R Augustine always maintained Goodwill Primary School remain second to none, second to none which simply means we must maintain the first position. I am proud to say congratulations to you, and to god be the Glory , where prayer is the strength,ur weakness will be lamed. u go girl.

  20. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Wow – congrats to the family

  21. fatty batty
    June 27, 2011

    congrats kareem george.

  22. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    congrats Ms joyce!!!

  23. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Congrats Charice. Avanelle I am proud.. Good Job

  24. Dave Laudat
    June 27, 2011

    Wow!! I was extremely pleased with the news that Charice had topped the Common Entrance Exam. Congratulations to you Charice for a job well done. Congratulation to Sis Avanelle and Bro Augustine for your positive influence on your daughter. This result is encouraging. We at CGMC believe in and promote academic excellence. We will celebrate with you charice when we meet at church.

    • Anonymous
      June 27, 2011

      what is cgmc

      • BERT
        August 11, 2011

        C.G.M.C MEANS Coulibistrie Gospel Misssion Church

  25. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Congrats Ms joyce!

  26. bone
    June 27, 2011

    congrats!! will be helping mine to cop a top spot of her own come next year and with god’s grace to live to see the day!

  27. kasmin
    June 27, 2011

    and marigot the just bad have fun in high school

  28. Monica
    June 27, 2011

    congrats charice. So proud and happy for you girl. God bless

  29. kasmin
    June 27, 2011

    :-D congrats to my friend asaph

  30. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    congratulations asaph telemaque from wesley

  31. Past Student
    June 27, 2011


  32. Praying
    June 27, 2011

    Wow, congrats to the Goodwill Primary. Congrats also to my folks at marigot.

  33. ATL
    June 27, 2011

    Congrats Amos on the the great achievement of your daughter from your colleagues at Archipelago Trading.

  34. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Congrats Charice from Luxury Emporium staff you have made all of us proud… your dad sure did a great job!!!!!

  35. wow
    June 27, 2011

    Congratualtions to the top performer! Congrats to all of you esp the students from Wesley and Marigot… wow great work!

  36. luxu......
    June 27, 2011

    Congrats Charice! you are intelligent like your dad. The next female Pm to be. (lol) God bless you darling. Disney land this summer !!!!!!!!!!!!

  37. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Wow, Brilliant work Charice, keep it up and congratulations to all who excelled and to all those who wrote the exams.

  38. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Congrates charice , you are very intelligent like your dad keep it up. Next female pm to come . lol God bless you. lux……………

  39. shanz
    June 27, 2011

    Conrats charice, All the best in your future endeavours sweety, you’ve made your family proud, and not forgetting the GPS!!!! God’s blessings sweety!

  40. M
    June 27, 2011

    Congrats to all the students who did well in this years Common entrance exam

  41. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Congratulations Charice, well done! Yep Yep Go Goodwill Primary School!

  42. June 27, 2011

    Congratulations!!! I am so proud of your efforts Avanelle, Keep working with your child. God is to be praised.

  43. Family
    June 27, 2011

    Congrats cuz, u did exceptionally well

  44. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Woo Congrates Charice Augustine

  45. Anonymous
    June 27, 2011

    Yeah! Yeah! Congrats to Charice and thanks for making all of us at GPS proud

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