While deferring the dates for the reopening of schools, the State government has reportedly not specifically informed when private as well as pre-schools will reopen.
Students of Class VIII will attend their classes between 10 am to 1 pm while the timing for Class IX is fixed between 10 am and 4 pm. Elaborate arrangements have been put in place at school campuses in accordance with the Covid protocols.
A single bench of Justice Biswanath Rath passed the order on January 31 while hearing a writ petition regarding the reopening of schools.
Amid the Omicron scare, the State School and Mass Education Minister Sameer Dash today informed that classes will resume for primary school students from Monday
Even though children below 18-year-old are yet to get vaccinated, students seem to be quite excited as this will put an end to 'study from home' and they will be attending the physical classes after nearly a year and half.
There must be adequate soap (solid/liquid) and running water in all washrooms and toilets. Hand sanitisers etc. for the teachers, students, and staff must be available mandatorily in each classroom, directed the S&ME department.
School Management Committee (SMC) members and teachers/head-teachers will do a hazard haunt exercise to map different potential hazards in schools.
The Odisha School and Mass Education Department has issued a set of guidelines for schools which have been reopened for students of Class- 9, 10 and 12 for the academic Session 2021-22.
Physical classes for Class 9 students will resume in government, government aided and private educational institutions from August 16.
There is little doubt that Odisha government has taken a huge gamble by deciding to reopen schools, even if only for Class X and XII students, at a time when the second wave of the Covid pandemic is not over yet.
Bhubaneswar: As schools for Class IX and XI students in Odisha are all set to reopen from tomorrow, State School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Sunday reviewed the preparedness of the school authorities. Dash visited University High School, Vani Vihar in Bhubaneswar and reviewed classroom teaching today. The Minister expressed happiness that […]