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This site is dedicated to serving the Alumni of Central High School (Guyana), wherever they may be. The Central High Alumni Association of Guyana (Canada - Toronto Chapter) is the most active of the Alumni Chapters around the world and works year-round, to organize events which promote friendship among its members and with other Alumni Associations.

DR. LESLIE CHIN PASSES AWAY AT 84


Notable Central High Alum, Dr. Leslie Chin passed away on July 24 at the age of 84.

Born in Guyana, to Chinese immigrant parents, Dr Chin attended Central High School in the fifties where, after sitting the Senior Cambridge Examinations, he went on to attend Queen’s College and completed his ‘A’ levels and developed a love for science. In his own words, he admitted to being a "pretty bright" student and eventually went on to earn a PhD at the Human Nutrition Research Institute at the University of London and a B.Sc. in biochemistry. Learn more about Dr. Chin and his achievements
here.

A funeral service will be held this Saturday July 30th at St Phillips on the Hill Anglican Church in Markham at 12 noon and will be live streamed at: https://youtu.be/jCDJKJsMXGc

DESIREE ANN MICHELLE GODDARD
(NEE
WILLIAMS)

With sadness we share the news of the passing of another Central High Alumna. Desiree Ann Goddard (Née Williams). Desiree entered peacefully into eternal rest in her 76th year just over 1 week ago in Barbados where she resided. She was the sister of Centralites, Leyland Williams who currently resides in British Columbia and Tamara Williams, with whom they were often referred to at school as the "Williams sisters", Brian, Rene and Rennet Wong. A funeral service was held on July 4th in Barbados, followed by cremation.

The funeral of our beloved Desiree Ann Michelle Goddard leaves Downes & Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Monday, July 4, 2022 at 12:30 p.m. for the St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Chapel Gap, St. Michael where relatives and friends are warmly invited to meet at 2 p.m. for the service. The funeral will proceed to Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church for the private cremation.

James and Nikola Harricharan

Paiton Choy

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR

2020 BURSARY WINNERS

Congratulations to CHAAG Bursary recipients James Harricharran, enrolled at Ryerson University, Ted Rogers School of Business Management; his sister Nikola Harricharran who is enrolled at Queens University in BA History program and Paiton Choy who is planning to pursue a career in nursing.,

Application form for the 2022 Bursary is now available online

A short documentary on the creation of Central High School (Guyana) in 1928 and it's closure in 2019.

The image on the right is the school building being reconstructed by its new owners.