Lagos Govt to reopen schools in August for primary 6, JSS3 and SSS3 students

Sanwo-Olu says schools will reopen for transitional classes on Monday, August 3, 2020.

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. [Twitter/@jidesanwoolu]

The State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced this press briefing on Friday, July 3, 2020.

The governor said the schools would be reopened for the transitional classes on for graduating students in Senior Secondary Schools and Technical schools.

He also said pupils in primary schools and Junior Secondary School three would resume two or three weeks after SSS3 students’ resumption.

He said, “Tertiary institutions will remain closed. We continue to support online teaching during this period. However, students in the transitional classes who have mandatory public examinations ahead of them will be permitted to resume for revision classes and examinations. The commencement date for this will be from Monday, August 3rd.

Sanwo-Olu, however, urged school authorities to ensure adequate preparation ahead of the resumption on August 3.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

PDP crisis deepens as Wike reportedly refuses to meet Atiku's emissaries

PDP crisis deepens as Wike reportedly refuses to meet Atiku's emissaries

Lagos Govt shuts Redeemer’s school over death of 5-yr-old pupil

Lagos Govt shuts Redeemer’s school over death of 5-yr-old pupil

After alleged conversion of Almajiris, gunmen kidnap wife of ECWA Pastor in Plateau

After alleged conversion of Almajiris, gunmen kidnap wife of ECWA Pastor in Plateau

Group says Northern Govs prefers Lalong as VP to Tinubu

Group says Northern Govs prefers Lalong as VP to Tinubu

PDP unveil ex-Channels broadcaster as C/River’s Dep Gov candidate

PDP unveil ex-Channels broadcaster as C/River’s Dep Gov candidate

El-rufai endorsed as Tinubu’s running mate

El-rufai endorsed as Tinubu’s running mate

Acting Accountant-General replaced 1 month after appointment

Acting Accountant-General replaced 1 month after appointment

Jigawa govt pays N1.2bn to 550 retirees

Jigawa govt pays N1.2bn to 550 retirees

Insults won’t help you – Buhari’s aide cautions Peter Obi’s followers

Insults won’t help you – Buhari’s aide cautions Peter Obi’s followers