The government of the Punjab School Education Department has issued a Notification on 12-09-2020 in connection with Time Table / Schedule for Re-Opening of Schools in Punjab. The details are as under:
Keeping in view the prevailing situation, following school re-opening schedule along with academic time table be observed in Schools in Punjab with effect from 15.09.2020 unless modified otherwise.
Schedule for Re-Opening of Schools in Punjab
|Sr. No||Class Name||Date of Re-Opening|
|1||Grade-9 to Grade-12||15th September 2020|
|2||Grade-6 to Grade-8||23rd September 2020|
|3||Grade-1 to Grade-5||30th, September 2020|
Academic Activities / Schedule
After re-opening, the Chief Executive Officers (DEAs) shall ensure School’s opening and closing schedule along with the academic time table in Punjab w.e.f. the dates as mentioned above unless modified otherwise. All the SOPs already conveyed vide letter No.SO(A-I)1-31/2008 dated 13.08.2020 will be followed in letter and spirit. The following directions are needed to be kept in consideration while planning teaching-learning activities:
- As Academic session 2020-21 Is reduced to almost half as compared to the normal academic calendar, accordingly the whole syllabus is reduced by 40% to be covered in the formative and summative assessments during the session.
- The Chief Executive Officers in consultation with District QAEDs, are required to devise a grade-specific customized framework of action in line with guidelines issued inclusive of reduced Syllabi for the current academic sessions.
- All Public and Private Schools shall divide the students into two equal groups (class wise) i.e. Group-A & Group-B and concerned monitoring officers shall be updated accordingly about the said division of Students. The District Education Officer concerned will keep complied data for inspection of monitoring Committees (constituted earlier regarding Covid-19).
- The first group/Group-A shall attend school on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday as per the re-opening schedule given above in a week.
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