2011- Bahamas Film Festival Champions 2011-2012-Nadja Simon, Eiiji Lockhart, Dylan Cartwright & Makhaila Richardson
2012- Nadja Simon, our first year entry who won the overall competition to become the 2012 Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year.
2012– National Champions Lego Competitions 2012-2013 and won the special robotic prize. The robotic competition challenged the students to create and built a robot to assist the elderly in completing day-to-day household tasks. Jayden Kemp, Ethan Bain, Makhaila Richardson, Ivori Peet, Zayne Moxey, Adrian Coakley, Achan Bosfield, Miles Worrell, Ajai Hart & Nathan Stuart
2013- Clement Bethel National Winners-Modern Dance Category 2013-2014- Khalea Ward, Makhaila Richardson, Anna Wallace & Rebecca Roberts
2013– Clement Bethel National Art Competition-Primary Division 2013-2014- Breanna Gomez
2013- Ethan Bain finished 6th out of 123 of the best of the best, in the Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year.
2014– Nathan Anthony Stuart our third nominee to vie for the prestigious title ‘Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year’, placed among the top 15 finalists.
2014- Commonwealth Writers of the Bahamas Competition-2nd Place Winner-Amarri Bethel.
2015- Templeton Foundation Laws of Life Writing Competition-2nd Place Winner-Israel Edgecombe.
2016-17- Bahamas Primary Student of the Year 3rd Runner Up-Yoshi Moxey
2016-17- Templeton Laws of Life Competition Winner- Michael Miller (only 11th grade student to win overall)
Jib Polhemus has worked in the entertainment business for over 20 years. He recently founded the literary management company, SourceManagement + Production where he represents writers and directors. He is also President of Simon West Productions where he produces Film and TV with director, Simon West (Con Air, Tomb Raider, Expendables 2). As President of Simon West Productions, he has developed and sold numerous high profile projects to Warner Brothers, Universal, FOX, Paramount, Sony and others including BLACK HAWK DOWN directed by Ridley Scott. Recently, he Produced GUN SHY starring Antonio Banderas and Olga Kurylenko and Executive Produced STRATTON starring Dominic Cooper and Connie Nielsen. Previously, he Executive Produced WILD CARD starring Jason Statham and Stanley Tucci for Lionsgate. In addition, he co-produced blockbuster EXPENDABLES 2, starring Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis, and Executive Produced STOLEN starring Nicolas Cage. In 2011, he co-produced The MECHANIC, starring Jason Statham and Ben Foster, and also Associate Produced Paramount’s mega-blockbuster LARA CROFT: TOMB RAIDER, starring Angelina Jolie. In television, he has developed and sold shows to most of the top networks including CBS, NBC, FOX, ABC and WB. He is currently developing shows for e1 and Lionsgate.
In his free time, Mr. Polhemus is on the advisory board of Bahamas International Film Festival, lectures for the Columbia College of Chicago (LA) and judges the screenplay contest for UCLA Master’s Writing Program. He resides in Los Angeles, CA.