Tag: Odisha Schools

Odisha Class 2 student dies after tree branch falls on him inside school

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 […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Odisha Schools To Have Same Set of Question Papers From Class 1 to 8

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 […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
217 Fake Teachers Got Appointment In Odisha Schools: Minister

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 […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Covid 2nd Wave: Odisha Govt Makes 50 Per Cent Staff Presence Mandatory In Schools

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…

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Odisha To Establish 3 Eklavya Schools In Sambalpur
Schools, Colleges, Coaching Centres In Odisha To Remain Shut Till July 31

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 […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Syllabus Reduction Likely In Odisha After Schools Re-open: Minister

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 […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
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Odisha Schools Unlikely To Reopen Soon, Govt To Announce New Programme: Minister

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 […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
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Delay In Odisha School Syllabus Rationalisation Raises Concerns

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 […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Odisha: Covid Infection In Schools A Worrying Trend! Minister Says Situation Under Control
Odisha Schools Will Not Reopen In November, Clarifies Minister Sameer Dash

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 […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Withdraw Notification On Matric Exam Form Fill Up, Odisha Minister Directs BSE

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, […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Odisha: Covid Infection In Schools A Worrying Trend! Minister Says Situation Under Control
Closing Down Schools Not Our Aim, Govt Focusing On Quality Education: Odisha Minister

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 […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Odisha BSE Class 10 Exams 2021: Students To Face 80 Marks In Each Paper

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 […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
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Odisha Comes Up With Happiness Kit To Boost Immunity Of School Students

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 […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
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Odisha Govt Plans To Introduce English From Class-I In CoE Schools

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 […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Odisha Schools To Remain Closed For Next Two Days
Odisha Schools To Remain Closed For Next Two Days: Minister Samir Dash

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 […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021