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Lester Vaughan School not impacted by nearby fire

May 6, 2024

The Lester Vaughan School was not impacted by a recent fire at a nearby recycling plant.

In a statement issued on Sunday evening, the Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training (METVT) noted that the school’s Principal, Suzette Holder, has given parents and guardians this assurance.

According to the Ministry, Mrs Holder indicated in a letter that the school’s night security officer, who was on location, reported no evidence of smoke on the school grounds.

“[She] gave the reassurance that the school was clean and remained a safe, healthy space for teaching and learning, and can facilitate regular activities can continue. However, if there are any questions or concerns, parents and guardians should not hesitate to contact the school,” the statement continued.

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