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VIDE Announces Availability of Back-to-School Information on Official Platforms

The Virgin Islands Department of Education

The Virgin Islands Department of Education (VIDE) encourages parents, guardians and students to stay informed and prepared for the upcoming 2024-2025 school year. The first day of school for all public schools, territory-wide, is Monday, Aug. 5, 2024.

To ensure a smooth and successful start to the new school year, the Department of Education will provide essential information regarding orientation schedules, school supplies, school uniforms, school fees, updates and other important details via various platforms including:

The Virgin Islands Department of Education VIDE Website: Visit http://vide.vi  for comprehensive information and updates. Information for all public school sites can be found on the VIDE home page under School Updates.

VIDE Facebook Page: Follow the Virgin Islands Department of Education’s Facebook page for real-time updates and announcements.

Public Schools’ Facebook Pages: Public Schools will have information readily available on their respective school Facebook pages.

Radio Announcements:  Stay tuned for updates and other announcements on local radio stations.

Community Outreach: Stay tuned for information regarding upcoming “Back-to-School” events and other community activities for parents and students.

A compiled listing of Back-to-School information for public schools can also be found here. The listing will be regularly updated to reflect all updates and changes received for public school sites.

St. Thomas-St. John Back to School

St. Croix Back to School

“We are committed to ensuring that our stakeholders have all the information they need to be fully prepared for the new school year. By utilizing our official platforms, we aim to keep our community informed and engaged. Parents, guardians and students are encouraged to regularly check these platforms as the school year approaches to stay updated on the latest information,” said Commissioner Wells-Hedrington.

The Virgin Islands Department of Education is dedicated to providing high-quality education to the students of the Virgin Islands. Through collaboration with educators, parents, and the community, we strive to create a supportive and effective learning environment. Stay connected and informed. Let’s work together to make the 2024-2025 school year a successful and enriching experience for all our students.

For additional details and inquiries, contact the Virgin Islands Department of Education St. Croix District at 773-1095 or the St. Thomas-St. John District at 774-0100.

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