The Management of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has indicated that all public schools will officially reopen on Monday 18th, 2021 for the academic year.
A press statement signed by GES Head of Public Relations Unit, Cassandra Twum Ampofo gives a directive that all schools should use Monday to tidy up their classrooms and compound. Academic work will therefore begin on Tuesday 19th, 2021.
The management of GES however wishes to inform all stakeholders that the annual event dubbed ‘MY FIRST DAY AT SCHOOL’ will be observed to welcome children entering school for a time. According to the statement, this event will be held across all districts and regional education directorate on Tuesday 19th January 2021.
As part of providing a resilient education system amidst the pandemic, the Ghana Education Service is assuring students, parents, teachers and the general public that the schools have been made safe for effective teaching and learning hence the public should not panic.
“Let us get back to school for safe learning”, the statement added.