Introducing the 2013 Carnival Princess Show contestants

Eight students from primary schools around the island have been selected to compete in the 2013 Carnival Princess show.

The show is hosted by the Rotaract club of Roseau and is slated for January 20, 2013 at the Harlem Plaza.

Adicia Burton of the Salibia Primary school captured the crown in 2012.

Below are the names and photos of the contestants.

Cherise Linton – Pioneer Primary School
Grace Ettienne – Delices Primary School
Kardisha George – Grand Bay Primary School
Lauryn Charles – Morne Prosper Primary School
Leslie Roberts – Convent Preparatory School
Renelle Coipel – Castle Bruce Primary School
Vera Darroux – Salibia Primary School
Renolia Valmond – Goodwill Primary School

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  1. December 17, 2013

    vera did her best

  2. ?
    December 29, 2012

    all the girls are pretty.i can’t wait for the show! ill be there for sure! cant wait to see all 8 contestants showcase their talents and show dominica
    what they got! good luck to all of you. :-D

  3. pioneer prep student
    December 29, 2012


  4. cherryapple
    December 29, 2012

    they are all beautifull girls but there is something about the first one from the pioner primary school that i like

  5. December 18, 2012

    The children are all lovely.Please give them a chance to share their contributions to our culture .I wish them all good luck .

  6. December 3, 2012

    goodwill primary will always win da :-P

    • December 4, 2012

      u know dat :wink: :-|

  7. December 3, 2012

    `go goodwill you can do it

  8. December 3, 2012

    go goodwill renolia you look great true beauty :lol:

  9. Anonymous
    December 3, 2012

    go renolia,go goodwill primary win 4 us win!! :lol:

    December 2, 2012


  11. Anonymous
    December 2, 2012


  12. Anonymous
    December 1, 2012

    :wink: :-D love to see morne prosper representative.,i am from canefield you got my support.naturally beautiful

  13. proud Dominican
    December 1, 2012

    I think they are all so beautiful,hope the competition is not only about being pretty but also includes acedemics etc.

  14. tiny
    December 1, 2012

    Kardisha is so beautiful….leave the person daughter alone…her synthetic hair will not dictate her personality…..talking about trivial nonsense……hair will not determine wether one will engage in premaretal sex……stupid backward people

    • Natural
      February 2, 2015

      Well done Kardisha, from your picture, you are such a beautiful young lady. Congratulation on your reign little one. Your hair can’t and won’t define who you are in the future. So enjoy your reign. Stop those petty comments whoever you are. Get with the programme.

  15. Anonymous
    November 30, 2012


  16. Anonymous
    November 30, 2012

    Lauryn go for the crown to bring it to morne prosper yeah!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!the one with clips Renelle you remind of my child days you to work had the show is between both of you.the girls are all pretty but these are my favorite Renelle and Lauryn.

  17. love
    November 30, 2012

    :) morne prosper you look lovely and like a child,castle bruce you too look like a child,am from castle bruce but morneprosper i wll support you too.

  18. xxx
    November 30, 2012

    Delice girl is very graceful, only the lip stick for make up, that is grate. Background, hair, fantastic.

  19. Anonymous
    November 30, 2012

    By looking at the first picture I could tell something was not right but by the second one with the pink lipstick I got it. I thought I was being a bit hard in my thinking, but reading the comments I tend to agree with some of them. The children are cute, no doubt, but we are sending mixed messages. Hair braided with bows and clips with pink lipstick. The hair do’s and jewelry do not say children or princesses. Please, let children be children. On person had it right,a group picture would have been better. Come on organisers, you all can do better. I am not criticising the girls just calling a spade a spade as I see it.

  20. thickness4so
    November 30, 2012

    None from St. Martin School this year??? Can i still sign up my niece she goes to that school.

  21. Anonymous
    November 30, 2012

    I agree the little princess from Castle Bruce is lovely. Look at that smile and skin. Natural beauty.

  22. vi gurl
    November 30, 2012

    they need to correct kardisha name it gregoire not george, good luck cuzo

  23. tiny
    November 30, 2012

    these girls are beautiful and there is nothing wrong in them wearing lipstick…

    they are not your kids….mind your business… i hope your girls will turn out to self respecting individuals, individuals who are caring and an compassionate towards others..worry about your kids….and leave people children alone……………………

  24. Anonymous
    November 30, 2012

    well dem girls free to do wt they want… is big ppl that der?

  25. Anonymous
    November 30, 2012

    They are beautiful indeed. I agree that it’s a bitmuch for princess show, before it used to be little girls looking like little girls in party dresses. Why people want to dress up little girls like little women beats me. This is not being negative it is true and it is something we have to be mindful of.

  26. D/can
    November 30, 2012

    :-x Why do we always have to be negative….its a kid show! relax man….if u don’t have to say nothing positive don’t say nothing at all!! Good Luck Girls!!! :wink:

  27. Anonymous
    November 30, 2012

    Can’t believe the negativity…they are all beautiful and properly attired…. the little makeup is fine….hello don’t you remember dressing up as a kid????? Let’s just support them and wish them the best. Its a half an hour drive to town from Castle Bruce. As for the location of the show, we do not know if the venue is sponsored by the owner…. A drive to Roseau from CB is not that hard, people will come and support their own, doh hurt your head.

  28. penda
    November 30, 2012

    The Castle bruce one looks very cute, thats a pricess with clips i just love that it fits her age. Thas a real princess. Good job mammy keep the clips and ribbons.

  29. penda
    November 30, 2012

    Why the grandbay student have false hair, that is the only thing i did not like to see. such a young little princess pretty very, yet shes being taught to not appreciate what she have a black hair and be proud parents be VERY CAREFUL. not evverything we as adults do we need to pass on to our young ones especially at a tender age.

    • faceup
      December 1, 2012


  30. seriously?
    November 30, 2012

    princess show or teenage pageant? Why all that make up and extravagant hair styles nah…. they are little girls. Hats off to the parents of Morne-Prosper and Castle Bruce; real princesses

  31. Nadia
    November 30, 2012

    Where St. Martin’s School. stupes

    • Anonymous
      November 30, 2012

      I’m asking the same question Nadia

  32. Anonymous
    November 30, 2012

    Renelle coipel of Castle Bruce is the only Princess all the others looks like Queens. Their make up and hair style do not looks like children.

    • Anonymous
      November 30, 2012

      exactly my observation

  33. good
    November 30, 2012

    she looking pretty in most of her picture

  34. red rose tea bag
    November 30, 2012

    Before even seeing the childs name or where she was from I imediately thought…..Grandbay! Check out the jewelry and the hair piece! Seriouly she looks cliche. She’s a beautiful little princess nonetheless.

  35. l10
    November 30, 2012

    Perhaps the best bunch in a long while. All 8 are absolutely beautiful.

  36. Concerned
    November 29, 2012

    I hope the judges are carefully selected this year.

  37. kaykay
    November 29, 2012

    leslie convent high school :wink:

  38. T mama
    November 29, 2012

    Hey what is the lipstick all about….please let them look like young girls even the hair styles are too grown up….keep them simple…anyway best of luck to all of you…

    • faceup
      December 1, 2012

      T mama !! what world are you living in?

  39. hush
    November 29, 2012

    i wonder if they,ll be unfair to the children like last year. i hope they get good judges and not friends of the participants people to come judge because they come with their princess in mind.. i don,t believe schools from the rural areas should take part in this competition.. leave dem roseau pple ting for dem…

    • Robin
      November 30, 2012

      So why did Salybia win last year? Its not a Roseau show at all. Those little girls just have to come and put their best foot forward. May the best school win.

  40. Huh!!
    November 29, 2012

    This is a princess show with children. There should be a stipulation; no make up and no false hair. Let the children be children.

  41. time to talk
    November 29, 2012

    first time Morne Pros go for it you have our full support

  42. November 29, 2012

    Very beautiful young ladies. They look quite mature. Best of luck to them all. I’ll be following the show. And my community’s name is spelt S-A-L-Y-B-I-A. Don’t forget.

    • ideal
      December 1, 2012

      young ladies? they are children lets us not forget that keep them innocent not all this makup and hairdos, why are they not natural? remenber these children will be on stage and who know what pervert will be watching, dont let them grow up before their time..Good luck to all

  43. November 29, 2012

    lauryn u looking sensational u seat on the chair like a princess you are going to make morne prosper primary proud on the 20th january ok history going to be made when this princess bring history to morne prosper primary school to the others you all look lovely as well but my school all the way

    • Anonymous
      November 30, 2012

      dno where is my comment nah?

  44. welldone
    November 29, 2012

    I must compliment the parents of Renelle for allowing her to look like a true princess – a little girl.

  45. 767/246
    November 29, 2012


  46. bee
    November 29, 2012

    Why cant they let children be children dont make
    them adult before time let them grow.

  47. Smart!
    November 29, 2012

    Grace is a beauty, love that pic, it shows you really have some Grace in you. don’t know you but you are my favourite, hope you capture the crown and make you school and community proud

  48. gaza princess
    November 29, 2012

    i wish all of them good luck

  49. Peacock
    November 29, 2012

    Waayyy too much liptstick ..

    Some of the girls look like teenagers rather than princesses.

    My take.

  50. November 29, 2012


  51. November 29, 2012

    go convent do ur best. We know u can. Good luck.
    Always will support a convent girl. I myself was a convent girl

  52. anonymous
    November 29, 2012

    * Pioneer Preparatory School

  53. yardie
    November 29, 2012

    is all dem kind of princess show that making these little children big woman before there time i say the should put a ban on them kind of shows

    • Suki
      November 29, 2012

      please… this has been going on for years… and if it was doing what you say it was doing there it would have shown from time… so doe come der with ur sad story -_-

    • diaspora
      November 29, 2012

      I agree100 percent let the children enjoy thier short “child life”

    • hmm
      November 30, 2012

      stupes shut up, you make no sense. sackway negativity !!!!!!!!

    • faceup
      November 30, 2012

      YARDIE !! You must be a GETTO HOODY you got no class !! KID’S YOU ARE ALL VERY BEAUTIFUL !!

  54. O-Rap
    November 29, 2012

    If you are introducing a group of girl for a pageant then you should have had a group picture on the front instead of an individual. This may be seen by the fans of the other girls as bias.

    With that said ALL of the contestants are beautiful. I hope you girls have a great show and gain from such an experience.

  55. shinystar
    November 29, 2012


    • penda
      November 30, 2012

      tell them that and shes just sweet, lets go convent.

  56. sorry
    November 29, 2012

    Yeah! Go Lauryn…you look so pretty darling….make Morne Pros proud

  57. Grand Bay all de way
    November 29, 2012

    go grand bay yahh

  58. Anonymous
    November 29, 2012

    this show shouldn’t be in town…most of the participants don’t go to school in Roseau….too often the rest of Dca put on shows for Jaa Roseau. !!!

    • hmm
      November 30, 2012

      so what the hell, you think they going to put the show in castle bruce for you. don’t be foolish. please keep ur mouth shut.

  59. Anonymous
    November 29, 2012

    Roseau primary nor newton primary nor St martin primary is participating. So why is the show at Harlem Plaza?? what happen to the students from castle Bruce and environs that would like to come support their rep? Not fair!!!! We must learn to decentralize in this country.

    • ijs
      November 29, 2012

      Take the submarine to town…stupess!!

    • hmm
      November 30, 2012

      shut ur mouth, stupid!!!!!!

    • Reader
      November 30, 2012

      I agree with you!

  60. Zor
    November 29, 2012


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