Std 6 to 8 and 9,11 school Reopening news
School and colleges all across the state reopened on Monday, after being shut down for more than nine months due to Covid-19 pandemic.
The government has decided to reopen educational institutions in the state in a staggered manner.
In the case of schools, only Class X and Class XII students will resume in the initial phase, for colleges only final-year undergraduate and postgraduate students will be allowed on the campus.
All necessary precautions including social distancing norms, thermal screening and other safety measures are being put in place by colleges and schools since the announcement of their re-opening earlier this month.
and energy minister Saurabh Patel will welcome students in
district. State home minister Pradipsinh Jadeja and revenue minister
will participate in a welcome programme in Ahmedabad.
More than 17 lakh students are enrolled in Class X and Class XII courses and a large number of them will be going back to schools from Monday. While attendance is not compulsory, the state government said recently that online studies will continue according to Centre’s guidelines.
In all, there are about 20,000 schools in the state that are expected to reopen from Monday.
Parents who agreed to send their wards for physical classes need to send the signed consent form along with their ward. These are to be shown at school gate and subsequently to be submitted to class teacher on the first day of the school.