BENIN CITY – The Edo State Government has said schools in the state will resume for the 2021/2022 academic session on Monday, September 6, 2021.
In a statement, Permanent Secretary, Edo State Ministry of Education, Mrs. Stella-Maris Imasuen, said parents/guardians are to ensure that all relevant learning materials are provided for their children/wards.
She noted, “It is hereby announced for the information of the general public especially School Heads/Principals and Proprietors of Private Schools, that Schools in Edo State will resume for academic activities on Monday 6th of September, 2021 for first term of the 2021/2022 academic session.”
According to her, all school Heads/Principals and Proprietors are to collect the School Calendar for 2021/2022 academic session from the Office of the Chief Inspector of Education in their respective Local Government Area.
“For safe school environment, School Heads/Proprietors are to ensure strict compliance with the COVID-19 protocols, which include compulsory use of face mask, use of infrared thermometer, regular hand washing and use of hand sanitizers,” she added.