Director General of the Ghana Education Service, Professor Opoku-Amankwaa have hinted that, Junior High schools are to start a semester system from January 18th 2021.
He went further to explain that, several measures are put in place to ensure the safety of the pupil and teachers with regards to the covid-19 pandemic as they prepare for the reopening of schools.
“JHS will be running semester programs this time around, We will make sure that the basic protocols are observed. We will provide reusable face mask. Schools will not be availabe for outside activities.”
Moreover, schools will commence at January 18 and break on June 11, thus the beginning and ending of the first semester respectively. The second semester will begin on July 6.however,the form ones and twos will end the academic year on december7.
PROFESSOR AKWASI OPOKU-AMANKWA. DIRECTOR -GENERAL OF THE GHANA EDUCATION SERVICE.