KARACHI: The Sindh government has announced to open from sixth to eighth class from tomorrow.
In a statement issued on Twitter, Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani said that after the approval of the Corona Task Force meeting, the educational process from sixth to eighth will be started from June 15 across Sindh.
While on the improvement of the situation, the educational process from primary to fifth standard will be started from June 21.
Saeed Ghani said that the attendance rate in all classes would be 50%, while all school staff would have to be vaccinated.
سندھ کرونا ٹاسک فورس کے اجلاس میں چھٹی سے آٹھویں جماعت تک کی کلاسز کل بروز منگل 15 جون سے %50 حاضری کیساتھ کھولنے کا فیصلہ کیا گیا ہے اور کرونا کی صورتحال میں مزید بہتری آنے کی صورت میں پرائمری کلاسز 21 جون سے شروع کردی جائینگی۔ اسکولوں کے سارے عملے کو vaccinated ہونا لازمی ہوگا
— Senator Saeed Ghani (@SaeedGhani1) June 14, 2021
Earlier on March 25, the Sindh Education Department had issued notification of decisions related to examinations and holidays in the province this year.
The Sindh Education Department, as per the decision taken in the steering committee on January 30, 2021 prepared the schedule of examinations of schools and colleges for the academic year 2021-2022 and holidays for 2021.
According to the schedule, Nursery to VIII examinations will be held on June 7, 2021, while the results will be announced on June 26. The ninth and tenth class examinations will start from July 1 and will continue till July 15. Eleventh and twelfth grade examinations will start on July 28 and continue till August 16.
According to the notification, the examinations will be held in two morning and evening shifts, while they will also be held on Saturdays. The results of Class X examinations will be announced on September 15, 2021 and the result of Class IX examinations will be announced 60 days after the announcement of Class X results.
The results of Class XII examinations will be announced on October 15, 2021 and the results of Class XI examinations will be announced 60 days after the announcement of Class XII results.
While the summer vacation will be one month from July 1, 2021 to July 31, 2021.