Ekiti State Government has made a special announcement, concerning the resumption of Schools (Public and Private Primary and Secondary Schools).
They made it clear that Schools (Primary and Secondary) should resume on the 21st of September, 2020.
While Tertiary Institutions are expected to resume on the 2nd of October, 2020.
Authorities of Tertiary Institutions in the State, are instructed to liaise with the Ekiti State Covid-19 Task Force, for guidance on the appropriate measures to be put in place, to enhance a safe reopening.
Ekiti State Schools Resumption Date
According to the Public announcement that was made by the State Government (Ekiti State), SSS 2, JSS 3 and Primary 6 Students, should resume on the 21st of September, 2020.
While SSS 1, JSS 2, and Primary 4 and 5 Students, would resume on the 28th of September, 2020.
Primary 1, 2 and 3 Students, in addition to JSS 1 Students, are instructed to resume on the 19th of October, 2020. While Kindergarten and Nursery Schools, are expected to resume on the 2nd of November, 2020.
The decision to reopen Schools in Ekiti State was taken, because the infection rate of the Covid-19 virus is minimal. Meaning that the preventive measures that has been put in place, is very effective.
Schools that are yet to adhere to the NCDC guidelines on Covid-19 prevention in Ekiti State, are instructed to make provisions for that, to enable the safe reopening of Schools.