Lagos State Government releases resumption dates for primary and secondary schools, orders tertiary Institutions to remain closed.

The Lagos State Government has reopened schools for all students in “transitional classes”.
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known in a televised press briefing on Friday, July 3rd.
He, however, clarified that though schools would be reopened for the transitional classes on August 3, students in Senior Secondary School three and Technical School three would resume first.
He also added that pupils in primary schools and Junior Secondary School three students would resume to school a week or two weeks after the SSS3 students’ have resumed, while tertiary institutions still remains closed.
The governor, however asked school authorities in the transitional classes to ensure adequate preparation for resumption ahead of August 3.

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.
“All educational establishments are to follow strictly all the guidelines for the reopening. We just finished a very serious meeting with stakeholders in the educational sector for the reopening.
Senior secondary School 3 and TECH three students are to start; for Junior Secondary School 3, and primary six, he made it clear that they will be waiting for about a week or two before resumption. This permitted opening will be for only day schooling. For now, No boarding activities are permitted during this time.
“School authorities are expected to prepare well from now till August 3.”


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