Wesley College (Belize)

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Wesley College
Location
34 Yarborough Road, Belize City, Belize
Information
Type High School
Established June 1882
Principal Joan Tillett
Faculty 42[1]
Number of students 608[1]

Wesley College is a private coeducational high school located in Yarborough area of Belize City, Belize.

History[edit]

Wesley College first open its doors in June 1882 offering secondary education in Belize.[1] The school opened with only five boys, the principal was Reverend T.N. Roberts and the school was located on Albert Street, in Belize City. In 1950 girls were able to attend the college.

The school opened a music education center on 19 October 2006 at a cost of BZ$.5 million.[2] The center offers lessons to students as well as community members.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Great Belize Television (2007-12-28). "Wesley College gala to raise funds for school’s programs". The Headlines for Friday, December 28, 2007. Retrieved 2008-04-11. 
  2. ^ LoveFM (2006-10-19). "Wesley College Music Education Center officially opened". Retrieved 2008-04-11.