TN Classes 9 to 12 And Colleges Reopen Date
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the schools and colleges are closed from March 2020. In Unlock -4 the central government is allowed to open the schools and colleges but they have to maintain the proper social distance. The government of Tamil Nadu planned to reopen the schools (for 9th standard, 10th standard, 11th standard, and 12th standard) and colleges in October 2020. But the spreading of the covid-19 was not reduced many of the people are getting affected day by day, so the Government of Tamil Nadu Education has planned to close the schools and colleges till 31st October 2020.
Now the COVID-19 spreading was reducing day by day so, on the 31st of October, the TN education department has announced that schools (for 9th standard, 10th standard, 11th standard, and 12th standard) and colleges are reopening on November 16 after Deepavali. The Chief Minister said that based on the consultations with medical and public health experts, it was decided to extend the lockdown till November 30. The educational institutions are allowed to function with standing rules and instructions from November 16. And also said that the school and colleges reopening date will be informed after the complete discussion with the government higher officials, with the doctors and the school principals, and also with the parents.
According to official sources, TN Education Department has directed the officials to ensure the schools took appropriate measures to prevent the spread of the pandemic among the children. Students should wear masks and schools should take steps to thermal scan the students on a daily basis. Also, the classrooms should be disinfected while seating arrangements complying with social distancing should be ensured. And also the Education Department said that there will be no quarterly and half-yearly exams.
Let us see what is going to happen.