: Pass for your first choice is an online portal preparing students for the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT). The portal covers the following areas:

  • Mathematics
  • Communication Tasks
  • Language Arts
  • Science
  • Social Studies


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Female Reproductive System

The main aspect of life that sets the living apart from non living matter is our ability to reproduce ourselves. Living beings, animals, cells and whatever other term of reference that comes to mind, have methods of reproduction. This is so that we can go on living and populating the earth. This is one of…...

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Appositives Practice

Appositives are nouns or pronouns beside other nouns or pronouns, for the purpose of identification of explanation. In the examples below the noun or pronoun will be bold and the appositive will be italicized. Example 1 Your dog Cherry has died. Example 2 My sister’s book, The Picture of Dorian Grey, was stolen last week.…...

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Subtracting Mixed Numbers with Like Denominators

Example 1  Subtract 1 2/8 from 2 5/8. There are two ways in which this problem can be worked out. Method 1: We write out the fractions in their proper form (line 1), change the mixed numbers to improper fractions (line 2), subtract them and you have your answer (line 3 and 4). Method 2:…...

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Adding Mixed Numbers that have Unlike Denominators

Example Once we have re written the question in this format, it should be a little easier to see and work from this point. All we do at this point is add the respective parts. 19 + 18 is straightforward, but to find 3/18 + 2/3 we must find the common denominator. To do this…...

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GSAT Went Smoothly

The Ministry of Education has reported that day two of the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) went relatively smooth across the 1112 examination centres islandwide. “There was a minor delay to the start of the exam at Discovery Bay Primary to ensure the delivery of additional test papers” the ministry said in a release. Additionally,…


CSEC RANKINGS 2014 The all-island ranking shows the comparative performance of secondary schools across the entire island. Ranking Name of school Percentage (%) of grade 11 cohort attaining Five (5) subjects English and/or Mathematics. 1 Immaculate Conception High 100% 2 Campion College 99.5% 3 St. Hilda’s Diocesan High 98.84% 4 Hampton high 97.7% 5…