As the only school of its kind in Turks & Caicos, the Collegiate exists to contribute to our country’s economic and social development by providing our students with a progressive academic education in a safe and stimulating environment, placing them in the best possible universities worldwide, and willing them to become young citizens with a responsible, honest and altruistic character and a respect for the world in which we live.
The Collegiate’s motto is ‘Crescat Scientia’, which means Let Knowledge Grow.
At the British West Indies Collegiate, we strive to provide a learning environment in which students are encouraged to —
- Become active, dependable, and productive citizens, with a hunger for lifelong learning, and aspirations towards altruistic leadership
- Be caring and responsible individuals, appreciating their own culture while remaining respectful of the perspectives, values and traditions of others
- Feel free to question and examine without fear of belittlement or rebuke
- Thrive from the promotion, the effective development, and the application of sound communication skills
- Grow in confidence, mutual respect, well-being, honesty, and personal integrity within a positive and harmonious atmosphere, and in safe surroundings
- Develop creative expression, curiosity, critical thinking and independent learning through the provision of a stimulating setting
- Develop a sense of belonging and identity, so as to promote fellowship, co-operation and a sense of loyalty
- Show respect for the environment and the world in which we live, beginning at school and at home.