The Education Secretariat of the Federal Capital Territory Administration has issued guidelines for the reopening of schools for exiting students.
A statement today, August 3 by the acting Education Secretary, Umaru A. Marafa said that all schools can re-open for exit students tomorrow, August 4 for preparation for their examinations, which are WASSCE and BECE.
The statement said that schools that have put measures based on the PTF’s guidelines and have been inspected and certified as ready for resumption by the Department of Quality Assurance of the Education Secretariat can re-open on the same day.
It called on those that have not been cleared by the Department to hasten up to meet the requirement for resumption of their schools.
“Students are hereby advised to prepare for resumption on the 4th of August,2020 and enjoined to continue to read for their examinations as WASSCE are scheduled to commence from the 17th of August 2020, BECE from the 24th of August 2020, NABTEB from 21st September to 15th of October, 2020, NECO from 5th October to 18th of November, 2020, NCEE for Primary Six (Common Entrance into Unity Schools on Saturday, 17th October, 2020, NBAIS from 23rd September to 17th October, 2020.”