Vatuvonu Adventist High School case heads to the appeals court
by AdventistNews@gc.adventist.org (Tracey Bridcutt) on February 14, 2020 at 1:37 pm
The long-running case between the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Fiji and the Fijian Government over Vatuvonu Adventist High School returns to court today (February 14). The case will be heard by three judges in the Fiji Court of Appeal after the government launched an appeal against the judgement handed down by the High Court of Fiji on November 22, 2019. In its judgement, the High Court rejected an application by the Ministry of Education to take over management and control of Vatuvonu...
: In Puerto Rico, Adventist schools offer free enrollment in the aftermath of earthquakes
by AdventistNews@gc.adventist.org (Libna Stevens, Inter-American Division) on February 14, 2020 at 1:30 pm
In the aftermath of a series of earthquakes, which have forced more than 800 public schools to close, the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Puerto Rico is offering free enrollment to its church-operated schools across the island. “We are not sure when schools across the island will open again and we understand that it is important that students complete their school-year, so we are more than happy to offer free enrollment to our primary and secondary schools which have classroom space available,”...