President Nana Akuffo Addo has told all students in Senior High School 2 and Junior High School 2 to go back to school and complete their syllabus on October 5 and ends on December 14, 2020
He made this know in his 16th televised address to the country on COVID-19 and measures taken by the government to deal with the virus.
” Junior High School with a class sized of 30 and Senoir High School with 25 size class will be in school for 10 weeks to study and write their examinations.” He said.
He further announced that all Senior High and Junior High schools will be fumigated to prevent the spread of the virus.
“Just as was done in the case of final year university, JHS and SHS students, all JHS 2 and SHS 2 students, as well as all teaching and non-teaching staff, will be given reusable face masks. Each school will be provided with Veronica Buckets, gallons of liquid soap, rolls of tissue paper, thermometer guns, and 200 milli-litre containers of sanitizers. JHS 2 students will be given one hot meal a day.”
The President noted that all assemblies and sporting event remains banned and also activities by outsiders are not allowed.
However, nursery, KG, Primary, JHS1 and SHS 1, will return to school next year, January 2021.