Three at the top

Three students – two girls and a boy – are sharing top honours in this year’s Barbados Secondary Schools Entrance Exam (BSSEE), better known as the Common Entrance Exam after getting the same mark.

Jaimie-Lynn Taitt-Gibson of Charles F Broome Memorial School, Kacie Corbin of St Winifred’s School and Yohance Lennox Frank Lewis of St Cyprian’s Boys’ School all scored 248.77 and an A in the exam.


Jaimie-Lynn Taitt Gibson of Charles F Broome
Jaimie-Lynn Taitt Gibson of Charles F Broome


Yohance Lewis of St Cyprian's Boys
Yohance Lewis of St Cyprian’s Boys


Kacie Corbin of St Winifred's
Kacie Corbin of St Winifred’s

The announcement was made today by Minister of Education Ronald Jones at a Press conference at the ministry.

The other top students attend Hillaby Turners’ Hall Primary School, Eagle Hall Primary School, Wesley Hall, George Lamming Primary School, Hindsbury Primary, Christ Church Girls’ School, St Gabriel’s School, St Angela’s, Wills Primary School and Providence Elementary.

A total of 3,729 students sat the exam.

20 Responses to Three at the top

  1. René Holder
    René Holder June 11, 2014 at 12:16 pm

    Way to go Yohance and St. Cyprian’s

  2. Audrey Worrell
    Audrey Worrell June 11, 2014 at 12:20 pm


  3. Sandra Norville
    Sandra Norville June 11, 2014 at 12:29 pm

    congrats to all and to my old school HINDSBURY GIRLS SCHOOL

  4. Sonia Lorde
    Sonia Lorde June 11, 2014 at 12:30 pm

    Well done st.cyprian’s boys’

  5. Sue Ward
    Sue Ward June 11, 2014 at 12:36 pm

    Well done to all the students!

  6. Rhonda R-a
    Rhonda R-a June 11, 2014 at 12:39 pm

    Congrats to my old school C. F. B and to my daughter’s former school Hindsbury. Congrats to each and everyone of you.

  7. Sonia Haynes-Collymore
    Sonia Haynes-Collymore June 11, 2014 at 12:43 pm

    “Sure and Steady must Succeed” Congrats to St. Cyprian’s!

  8. Lisa Downes
    Lisa Downes June 11, 2014 at 12:46 pm

    Yeah for Cyprian’s Boys

  9. Carolann Sobers-Skeete
    Carolann Sobers-Skeete June 11, 2014 at 12:52 pm

    Congrats to all kids!

  10. June Licorish-Belle
    June Licorish-Belle June 11, 2014 at 12:57 pm


  11. Hermena Straker
    Hermena Straker June 11, 2014 at 1:02 pm

    Congrats to all the children

  12. Robert Foster
    Robert Foster June 11, 2014 at 1:28 pm

    What’s wrong with this picture?

  13. Ronica Layne
    Ronica Layne June 11, 2014 at 1:43 pm

    Well done to Christ Church who happen to be up there every year, again well done all.

  14. Julie Husbands
    Julie Husbands June 11, 2014 at 2:43 pm

    Way to go yall….

  15. Rawle Mayers
    Rawle Mayers June 11, 2014 at 3:05 pm

    Just say thank you Lord!

  16. Tracia J Gilkes
    Tracia J Gilkes June 11, 2014 at 3:55 pm

    Congrats to all students… remember it is not where u go that’s important. . Its what u do when u get there.

  17. Christine Lynch
    Christine Lynch June 11, 2014 at 5:23 pm

    Yay Charles F! Congrats to all!

  18. Eudel Thomas
    Eudel Thomas June 11, 2014 at 6:08 pm

    Congratulations Yohance!!!!!! Well done

  19. Sophia S June 11, 2014 at 6:12 pm

    Congratulations children on your 11 plus results. The hard work begins….Well done St Winifred’s!!

  20. Joan GriffithLee
    Joan GriffithLee June 11, 2014 at 9:38 pm



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