The Ministry of Education and Sports has finally issued a roadmap for Primary, Secondary and Technical/ Farm schools and Community polytechnics for the academic year 2022.
According to the statement from the Ministry, the 14 weeks long first term is slated to kick off on 10th January 2022 until Friday 15th April 2022, second term to begin on Monday 9th May 2022 to Friday 12th August 2022 and the third term is to commence on Monday 5th September 2022 to Friday 9th December 2022.
The Ministerial statement also has it that all learners who were in non-candidate classes are to automatically proceed to the next respective classes and remedial classes will be offered to them in the first term to help them catch up.
The statement further indicates that only children aged 6 years will be allowed to join Primary One (P.1) whereasS.2 learners whose parents had fully paid schools’ fees before the second lock down shall not pay for the first term after reopening.
Mrs Museveni made the announcement during the closure of the Education Sector Review that took place at Kololo Independence Grounds yesterday.
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