UPDATED: FG approves ‘safe reopening’ of schools
The Federal Government has reported reviving of essential and auxiliary schools just for preliminary classes for graduating understudies and students – essential 6, JSS 3 and SS3.
Just those sitting the National Common Entrance Examinations, WAEC and NECO assessments, and so forth are to continue classes as long as the schools agree carefully with the prescribed advances and expected measures to be given by the Federal Ministry of Education, the Federal Government expressed.
While urging schools to proceed with the electronic learning and visual instructing, it said all childcares and elementary schools must stay shut till assessment. Optional and tertiary establishments are additionally to stay shut.
The National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Dr. Sani Aliyu, made these known in Abuja.
He stated: "Understudies in just graduating classes – Primary 6, JSS 3 and SS3, will be permitted to continue in anticipation of assessments.
"All childcares and grade schools stay shut till assessment. Schools are urged to proceed with the electronic learning and visual educating, yet the understudies may continue to accept the National Common Entrance when it is attainable, furnished that they are agreeable with given non-pharmaceutical mediations.
"For optional and tertiary establishments, all schools are to stay shut till further assessment. Courses of action are to be made for leaving graduating understudies in JSS 3 and SS 3, to continue at both loading up and day schools as quickly as time permits for escalated modification practice works out."
He further included: "Every instructive foundation are to direct thorough audits to guarantee consistence with the gave rules on COVID-19 preceding the opening up for this reason. They will open up just for the motivation behind leaving understudies.
"Courses of action to be made for understudies participating in NABTEB and BEC tests, WAEC assessments, NECO and sub tests individually.
"All schools must consent to the exacting prescribed advances and expected measures to be given by the government Ministry of Education before a foundation is revived in the course of events to be given." View pictures in App save up to 80% data.