After several students from two schools in Bargarh and Dhenkanal district tested positive for Covid-19 in the state, Odisha School and Mass Education Minister, Samir Ranjan Dash on Tuesday (Sept 7) informed that if required the said schools will be shut to prevent further infections.
Infection among children below 18 years old has reduced on September 7 in comparison to the previous day’s figures. In the last 24 hrs, as many as 93 positive cases have been detected in the category of under 18 years.
Online application process for 6720 posts of Trained Graduate Teacher (Arts), Trained Graduate Teacher Science (PCM), Trained Graduate Teacher Science(CBZ) and Telugu Teacher will commence on September 4, 2021.
The Odisha government has informed that schools will be reopened for Class 9 students from August 16 for the 2021-22 academic session.
The Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) has issued a new set of guidelines for reopening schools for Class 1 – 8 students across the state.
The new attendance module to collect the daily attendance of Class 11 and 12 students will be effect from July 26, 2021.
Hostels in schools in Odisha will reopen from July 26, informed the School & Mass Education Department today. The hostels will reopen for class-10 & Class-12 students.
Hostels of Class-10 and 12 students are all set to reopen for boarders in Odisha from July 26 for the academic session 2021-22
Bhubaneswar: Even as all the academic institutions including hostels have been closed from today due to the unprecedented Corona pandemic resurgence, Odisha government has made it mandatory for presence of…
Bhubaneswar: In view of the Odisha bandh call given by State Congress party, the School and Mass Education Department has announced closure of the schools in the State on Monday. Informing about the decision, State SME Minister Samir Dash said, “Schools in Odisha will remain closed for the next two days – February 15 and […]
Bhubaneswar: If everything goes well as per plans, the Class-I students in government-run schools in Odisha will learn English from the next academic session. The School and Mass Education department has mulled to introduce the new subject for the class-I students. However, the course will be introduced in the centre of excellence schools in initial […]
Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the full-fledged resumption of the classes of all school students amid lingering of Covid scare, the State Mass Education department has come up with special kit to boost the immunity of the school students across Odisha. According to sources, the Mass Education department will distribute happiness kit among the students of class […]
Bhubaneswar: After making major announcement on the reopening of schools and dates of exams, Odisha government on Sunday said the students sitting for the BSE class 10 board exams this year will have to appear a total of 80 marks in each paper. The papers will comprise of 50 marks of OMR objective questions while […]
Bhubaneswar: On the second day of the monsoon session Saturday, Opposition BJP and the Congress stalled the proceedings of the House and cornered the ruling-government over its decision to close down thousands of primary and upper primary schools. Speaker SN Patro issued a ruling on the closure of schools in the state, asking the Mass […]
Bhubaneswar: A day after announcing the extension of closure of schools till December 31, School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash on Saturday directed the president of the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) to scrap the notification on form fill-up of matric examinations which was released on November 5. As per reports, many students, […]
Bhubaneswar: All schools in Odisha will continue to remain closed until further orders in view of a possible second wave of infection next month, State School and Mass Education Minister Sameer Dash announced on Friday. The State government had earlier announced that classes for students of IX to XII will resume in November for which […]
Bhubaneswar: Delay in rationalisation of Odisha school syllabus for the new academic session that has been hit by COVID pandemic this year, has raised serious questions in the minds of educationists. The delay, notwithstanding the declaration of course curriculum by national education boards, has also triggered skepticism among students. While CBSE has shortened the school […]
Jajpur: With COVID19 pandemic showing no signs of abating, schools in Odisha, which have been shut down since the enforcement of nationwide lockdown in March, are unlikely to reopen soon for a new academic session. State School and Mass Education Minister Samir Dash on Saturday explained that the situation is not apt right now to […]
Bhubaneswar: After the CBSE announced a reduction in syllabus for Class 10 to 12 by up to 30% for 2020-21 academic session owing to the circumstances caused by Coronavirus pandemic, Odisha School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Das today said syllabus might also be curtailed in the State education boards. Das however claimed that […]
Bhubaneswar: Schools, colleges, other educational institutions and coaching centres will remain closed in Odisha till July 31, informed Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy on Monday. “School, college and other educational institutions where training and coaching are being provided will remain closed till July 31,” Tripathy said while addressing a press meet. Schools, colleges, coaching centres to […]
Bhubaneswar: In a startling revelation in Odisha Assembly, State School and Mass Education minister Samir Das today tabled an alarming figure of fake teachers appointed in various schools in Odisha. In response to a query by BJD’s Choudwar-Cuttack MLA Souvik Biswal about the number of fake teachers in Odisha schools, Das said, “As many as […]
Bhubaneswar: In a major development, Odisha CMO today informed that the government schools as well as the government-aided schools, will now have the same set of question papers for students from class I to VIII from the current academic session. Taking to Twitter, CMO mentioned about the government’s decision while adding that the State government’s […]
Khurda: A Class 2 student lost his life on Thursday after being crushed under a tree branch which fell on him inside the premises of Khetrabasi Nodal High School in Nirakarpur of the district. The deceased has been identified as Ritesh Pradhan. Ritesh was reportedly playing with his friends during the school hours when the […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Monday directed all the state-run schools to observe October 1 as the International Day for Older Persons, an official said. The direction in this regard was issued by School and Mass Education Department to all the district education officers. The schools will organise inspirational talks to be delivered by retired/inspiring teachers […]
Mayurbhanj: The students of Thakurasahi Primary School under Kaptipada block of Mayurbhanj district are now forced to study under trees as the institution does not have its own building. Though Odisha Government allocated funds for the construction of school building in 2012, it was allegedly embezzled by the then headmaster in-charge of the school which […]