Akwa Ibom sets staggered schedule for school resumption

Akwa Ibom sets staggered schedule for school resumption

Following the commencement of full academic activities for secondary schools from September 28th by the Akwa Ibom State government, a staggered schedule has been announced to avoid congestion and overcrowding of classes.

The Secretary to the State Government and Chairman COVID-19 Management Committee, Dr Emmanuel Ekuwem disclosed this on Wednesday, stating that secondary schools with a population of over 2000 students will resume at different days and time.

Akwa Ibom sets staggered schedule for school resumption

According to him, students in JSS 1 – JSS 3 will attend schools on Mondays to Wednesdays while SSS 1 – SSS 2 will attend from Thursdays to Saturdays between the hours of 8am and 2pm.

Dr Ekuwem explained that although primary six pupils had already resumed classes on Monday, September 21 due to their ongoing examination, other primary classes are to resume activities on October 5th.