WASSCE: Schools in Lagos to reopen August 3rd! – Governor Babajide Sanwoolu. Details 👇
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwoolu said schools in the state are to reopen on the third of August but only students preparing for the West Africa Senior School Certificate Examinations i.e JSS3 and SSS3 students will be allowed to resume.
The Governor said this during a press briefing on Saturday. He said;
“Regarding our secondary schools, they will be opened from the 3rd of August and they will only be reopened to our SSS3 students and JSS3 students only.”
“This, we believe, will allow them to participate in revision classes two weeks before the 2020 WAEC examination has been stated to start from the 17th of August.”
“Both boarding and day students will be allowed to resume from Monday, the 3rd of August. All standard precautions will be put in place by our various school authorities – handwashing, physical distancing, and all of that.”
Governor Banajide Sanwoolu also said the state will ensure that the students stick to all safety guidelines and the state will also provide face masks for the students on the first day of resumption.
“The Lagos State Government will also be making available face masks to all of our students on the first day of their resumption to ensure that there is adequate and full compliance.”