Miltonia Thompson Shines For Mannings High and Jamaica!

by Wellesley

Miltonia Thompson Poses With Her Award

Miltonia Thompson Poses With Her Award

Miltonia Thompson Poses With Her Award
Manning's School Chorale Peforming
Manning's School Chorale
Manning's School_2012_HomeComing_Ticket

Jamaican, Westmorelite and Manning's School student Miltonia Thompson, daughter of Mr. Milton Thompson & Mrs. Margarett Ricketts-Thompson was recognized for her distinguished astonishing performance in the CSEC examinations.

Miltonia was awarded 13 CSEC distinctions! I mean all in Grade 1's.

These are Mathematics, English Language, English Literature, Spanish, Chemistry, Physics, Information Technology, Principles of Business, OA, EDPM, Human and Social Biology and Social Studies; she did EDPM and HSB (Human and Social Biology) in 4th form.

For her efforts, she was awarded the Top Female 2011 CSEC student in Jamaica!

Of significant note too was the fact that her performance in the English Literature and Social Studies was the best in the entire Caribbean!

The event was the Annual Homecoming Independence Reunion & Awards Dinner at the Manning's School auditorium on Saturday, August 11, 2012.

The event was hosted by the Manning's Past Student Association, Western Chapter, ably led by president Roger Walcott.

For her efforts, Miltonia was, not surprising, elected Head Girl for the 2012-2013 academic year. Lij Tau Thompson, brother of Miltonia was awarded Head Boy for the same period.

Lij Tau Thompson also achieved distinguished performances in the exams as well. He
too had all distinctions! Ten (10) of them: Mathematics, English A, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Spanish, Information Technology, Principles of Accounts, Principles of Business and Add. Maths in GCE! Yes, all in Grade 1!

Both will commence their duties this in September.

I was privileged to sit a the very same table with a proud and esteemed family, The Thompsons. Although overjoyed, I could not help recognizing and admiring their humility. They were simply appreciative and grateful.

An a lighter note, I also noticed that Miltonia was a very light eater, that probably would explain why she is so petite, but certainly not how she acquires the nutrition and energy to do so well. It's probably genes, Am I right Mr. & Mrs. Thompson? lol?

By the way, and like yours truly, Mrs. Margarett Ricketts-Thompson is also a proud past student of The Manning's School.

Other stalwarts, supporters, distinguished students and staff members were also recognized. Dr. Rovan (Douba) Locke was the main speaker.

Entertainment was provided by the amazingly talented Manning's Chorale.

So what do you think of these children performances? CLICK HERE To send congratulations to Miltonia, Lij Tau and indeed the entire Thompson family.

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Feb 15, 2013
by: Anonymous

Congratulations to both Thompsons.

However, to the BEST of my knowledge the father of Miltonia and the father of Lij-Tau have not entered into an greement for joint custody by any one of them for any of these children.


Please fix other errors in the article, - gramatical, etc.

Feb 10, 2013
Congrats!!! NEW
by: Shadayne Ebanks

I am a first former and I want to say that you two have made an impeccable performance in your exams and that has inspired me. I know that I can do it because you have done it. You are great role models.

Sep 19, 2012
great performance
by: jenodel henry

Congratulations kids, you've done yourself and your parents proud.Keep doing your best in your studies and you will achieve and realise your dreams.

Sep 05, 2012
Go Miltonia
by: Barbara Kington

Never settle for mediocrity!

Sep 05, 2012
Go Miltonia
by: Barbara Kington

Never settle for mediocrity!

Aug 24, 2012
Well done
by: Marsha walters -clark

Congratulations to miltonia and her parents. I know her parents very well and I know they have always instilled good morales in their children. Glad to know we still have good parents who can contribute to the good of our country. Well done

Aug 20, 2012
by: Anonymous

Congrats was expected of you and I hope that god will continue to guide and protect you and that you'll continue with that excellent standard of performance that you display .

Aug 19, 2012
<3 Gr8 JOB!!!!!!!
by: O'Prah

Well done you too!!! You both made Manning's proud and the entire Jamaica proud..=) All the best Lijtau!! And Miltonia, you go girl!!! *-*
From a proud Manning's Past Student.

Aug 16, 2012
by: Anonymous

Congratulations to you, great girl!
Just continue to go like that, strait like an arrow!
Take care(this is a man's world), good lack, and let God protect you!

Aug 14, 2012
by: Rosie

Congratulations Miltonia on your fantastic accomplishments! Kerp up the good work:)

Aug 13, 2012
Congrats to Miltonia
by: Anonymous

Congratulations Miltonia. Very proud of you. Keep your flame burning bright girl!!

Aug 13, 2012
God's great gift
by: Sandrea

Congratulations to the Thompson family, especially the two children who did so very well, stay humble and focus.. God bless.

Aug 13, 2012
congratulations !!
by: AnonymousBeverley Hutchinson

Great job !! & remain humble

Aug 13, 2012
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Aug 13, 2012
by: Marcia -Jamaican Brownin

High esteem, honor and Congrats to Miltonia and her brother of Mannings School.I give praises to the parents that brought their children to this level. This is wonderful news and keep up the good work.

Attitude determines altitude and always remember Success has many parents but failure is an orphan. Miltonia discipline determines destiny. Good Luck & Congrats!

Aug 12, 2012
by: Anonymous

Miltonia congratulations on a job well done. You go girl! The sky is the limit with the help of the Almighty GOD.

Aug 12, 2012
On recent success
by: anton laing

congratulations on ur recent success.

Aug 12, 2012
To a Young Female Rising Star
by: Maura Watson


Congrats on your high achievements. You can do anything you want. You have brilliance and determination. Keep me posted on your success.
Maybe a future Prime Minister?

Best regards,

Maura Watson

Aug 12, 2012
Making us proud...
by: Chinno

Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life. Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism.... Dr. David M. Burns

Aug 12, 2012
by: Anonymous

Congratulation to this wonderful family. Both their children excels in their education. Much respect to their parents who i'm sure instill in them the importance of hardwork & education.

Aug 12, 2012
by: Anonymous

Congratulation to this wonderful family. Both their children excels in their education. Much respect to their parents who i'm sure instill in them the importance of hardwork & education.

Aug 12, 2012
by: allen hilton

congratulations around the achievements alcancados , which sigas obtaining a lot of but. greetings a lot of successful. one friend of the pagina web

Aug 12, 2012
Way to go
by: Cindy Byrns

Sending you congratulations on your work and progress all the way from Chicago! God's richest blessings on your life. amen.

Aug 12, 2012
by: Novelette

Congratulation to Miltonia Thompson and Her Families, Keep on Shining For Jamaica!!!!!!!!

Aug 12, 2012
So Proud of you!!!
by: Julie Stolz

Congratulations Miltonia!! I am not surprised at the wonderful job you are doing in school! We have been vacationing in Jamaica for over 20 years, and have met some of the children of Jamaica...Your goals and commitment are what are making your country so strong!! Keep up the good work..I know you will...

Aug 12, 2012
by: Tom Bogs

I am always pleased to hear about young students making outstanding marks in school...

Aug 12, 2012
by: Bobby

Hello Miltonia,

Congratulation on your great achievement and with God 's Guidance there are greater things to come.


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