Schools in Male’ are to be opened on July 1 for students grade 9 and above, announces Ministry of Education.
In a news conference held at the National Operations Center (NEOC), Minster of Education Dr. Aishath Ali revealed plans to resume education in the country once again. All islands unaffected by the virus are to resume studies for students of all grades, though however only students from grade 9 till 12 are to resume their studies in the capital Male’ city.
New guidelines have been created and is required to be adhered by all schools, Dr. Aishath added. Any teachers with COVID-19 related symptoms will be required to stay home, and the Minister requested all parents to not send students who display symptoms to the school as well.