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Welcome to the Bates Memorial High School of SDA!

The Bates Memorial High School (BMHS) was established as an intermediate school in 1948, and given its current name in 1951. Our school is one of the longest existing educational institutions in Sangre Grande. Under the motto "Light & Truth", BMHS is dedicated to not only giving its students the academic competences but also teaching them of their individual responsibility to be a light in their social and professional spaces by presenting them with the truth of the gospel of Jesus Christ. At BMHS, each student is uniquely special and is encouraged to seek the purpose that God has established for his/her life. With a balanced curriculum, BMHS prepares each student for success on life's journey.


A Seventh-Day Adventist institution, exists for the purpose of providing quality education that will help students realize their fullest potential - Spiritually, Socially, Mentally and Physically and has as its ultimate goal the preparation of students for effective service in their community and to God, and the reward of citizenship in the earth made new.


The philosophy of Bates Memorial High School is based on the premise that God is the supreme ruler of the universe, and as such He should be made the foundation all life's operation. We believe that man was made in the image of God therefore, he is unique. He is capable of developing to his fullest potential spiritually, physically and mentally. Christian education provides the students of Bates with a true knowledge of God, fellowship with Him in study and service, and with the opportunity to be restored in the image of the creator.

Meet The Team

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