Edu Min: Schools to reopen starting March


Free school bus services in Kuching to kick-start next month. (Malay Mail Pic)

By S. Harrish

ALL pre-schools and primary schools in the country will reopen starting from March 1, while secondary schools from Apr 4.

Education Minister Datuk Radzi Jidin announced today that Std 1 and 2 pupils will return to schools on March 1, while Std 3 to 6 will return one week later on March 8.

He said secondary schools will reopen on Apr 4 and Apr 5, depending on states.

The secondary schools will reopen after the SPM exams and also the mid-term holidays.

He added that all international schools will also be allowed to resume operations from March 8.

Radzi said vocational colleges will reopen starting March 1