welcome to the department of education services
Department of Education Services
130 Thomas Russell Avenue,
PO Box 910
Grand Cayman KY1-1103
Telephone: (345) 945-1199
Grand Cayman, 29 January 2024. The Department of Education Services (DES) advises parents and guardians that the Government School Registration
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what we do
The Department of Education Services (DES) is the operational arm of the Cayman Islands Government education service.
While the Ministry of Education provides the strategic and policy direction for Government schools, DES provides the resources and support to schools to implement the various policies and procedures.
The Department of Education Services (DES) is the Cayman Islands Ministry of Education’s operational arm for government schools, and is aimed at empowering every child to become responsible, productive, lifelong learners who are engaged citizens within the global community. It consists of the following sections/units: Data and Testing, Registration/Communication Services, School Improvement, Facilities, and Business Services, and is responsible for the following:
- Support school improvement and raising standards through the implementation of Ministerial policies.
- Development and implementation of operational level policies and the effective management of the day to day operation of government schools.