The Jamaica College’s Robotic Team traveled to Syosset High School in Long Island, USA, to participate in the annual robotic tournament. They arrived on the 27th of February, with one day before the event. The inspection went well and the judges were impressed by the team’s effort to raise funds to compete in the U.S.A. […]
Jamaica College picked up where it left off last year and continued its winning ways. On Wednesday, January 29, 2014, they beat Ferncourt High in the Schools Challenge Quiz and moved into the second round. We commend the team of Najay Bailey, Aldeano Perkins, Shaquile Reid, Frederick Tamasa and Nyron Wilson for their determination. Their […]
His eyes danced with merriment. He leant foreward eagerly as he rattled off the history of FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) the organization behind the robotics program. Japheth Clarke, the President of the Jamaica College Robotics Club, could easily be the voice for the program. Clarke spoke proudly of the Robotics […]
In the next three years, the over 200-year-old Jamaica College is set to regain its former title as the number one secondary school in the island. Reid said since he took over the mantle as headmaster at Jamaica College in 2006, he has been working assiduously to return the Old Hope Road, St Andrew, boys” […]
For the fifth (5th) consecutive year, Jamaica College’s Information Technology Department has again met its mandate to successfully equip the Caribbean Secondary Examination Council (CSEC) candidates with the prerequisite skills to excel at any challenges faced. The investments in the six (6) IT Labs we so proudly boast, has continued to bear fruit as our […]
After capturing the coveted Inspire award in the NYC FIRST Robotics competition in March of this year at the Jacob Javits Convention Centre, the Jamaica College Robotics team proved to the world their dominance in the field of technology when they took home the Judges Award in the Robotics World Championship competition. The grueling four […]
The Jamaica College Robotics team ventured to New York once more to compete in the NYC FIRST Robotics competition held March 6 -8, 2013 at the Jacob Javits Convention Centre. Armed with the knowledge from their previous competitions, the school entered for the first time two teams, a Junior and Senior team. With a delegation […]
Being the only high school from the Caribbean to compete in the annual US FIRST Robotics Competition, Jamaica College was warmly received by the organizers and competitors in 2010, in their first ever international technology related competition.