Information Officer II
Department of Information & Public Relations
Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and AgricultureRelease Date:
Thursday, 12 August 2021 - 9:21am
The public is advised of the following special dates for the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture and public schools.
- The academic school year will begin on Monday, 23 August under the theme “Educating All in Changing Times: Every learner succeeds”.
- Professional Day for all educators will be held virtually on Monday, August 23 at 9:00 a.m.
- Summer Institute sessions will be held from Tuesday, August 24 to Friday, August 27.
- Kindergarten Readiness Assessment will take place from Monday, August 30 to Friday, September 3.
- Orientation for New and Transfer Students will be held on Thursday, September 2.
- Orientation for returning students is Friday, September 3.