Lagos State Government Reopens Schools from August 3rd

Lagos state government Reopens schools

Following the easing of the lockdown in several states of the nation, the Lagos state Government has Okayed the reopening of schools

The Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, announced this

at a press conference on Friday afternoon.

He said SS3 and TEC3 students will be allowed to come in for revision

and their examination and that two weeks later,

Lagos state government Reopens schools

Also JSS3 and Primary six students will be allowed to resume for classes.

For the avoidance of doubts, students in impacted

by this directive will be in the transitional classes JS3, SS3 and TEC3

in Technical Educational schools.

The commencement date for this will be Monday, August 3, 2020.

SS3 and TEC3 will be the ones to start

but for JS3 and Primary six, we will wait for another one or two weeks

to see how we take in the first set of TEC3 and SS3

before they now subsequently reopen.

This permitted openning will apply only to day school.

No boarding activity of any sort is permitted at this time” he said

The Lagos state governor further adds that tertiary institutions in the state remain closed for now

”Tertiary institutions will remain closed.

We continue to support online teaching during this period.” he said

He said school authorities are expected to prepare well from now till August 3.

Watch a video of him speaking below