North-West Communities

St. Augustine

St. Augustine lies east of Champs Fleurs and west of Tunapuna, and can be accessed by the Eastern Main Road.

Entertainment

Steelbands: The following is a listing of the steelbands that functioned in St. Augustine, broken down by type: traditional (pans supported around the neck); and conventional (pans supported mechanically).

STEELBAND TYPE LOCATION IN 2002 HISTORY
Exodus Conventional Eastern Main Road Click here for details.
Flamingoes Conventional Defunct  
Pan Pipers Conventional Eastern Main Road  

Academic Institutions

SCHOOL LEVEL ADDRESS RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION HISTORY
Dominue Private School   5 Smart Street    
Lakshmi Girls' College Secondary Eastern Main Road Hindu  
Northgate College Secondary     Private school, opened in 1999.
School of Accounting & Management Post-Secondary 1 McCarthy Street Non-Denominational  
St. Augustine Senior Comprehensive Secondary Warren Street Non-Denominational Opened in September 1975.
St. Augustine South Government Primary School Primary   Non-Denominational  
St. Augustine Girls' High School Secondary   Presbyterian  
St. Benedict's RC School Primary St. John's Road Roman Catholic 251 Pupils in 2002
University School Primary Baker Street   Founded in 1954. 250 Pupils in 2004
University of the West Indies University   Non-Denominational  

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