Kohima, February 12 (NEx): The Principal Director of School Education Shanavas C IAS, reiterated that schools have been allowed to resume the conduct of normal classes ONLY for students of classes 6 and above from February 8th, 2021, strictly following the SOP issued by the Govt. of Nagaland.
The Principal Director of School Education through a notification on January 27, 2021 permitted all schools functioning within the state of Nagaland to resume regular classes for students of class 6th and above with effect from February 8th, 2021, strictly following guidelines/SOPs issued by the Government of Nagaland.
Incidents of violation will be viewed seriously and appropriate action will be initiated against the violators, it said.
All General Holidays notified by the Govt. of Nagaland should compulsorily be observed as State / National holidays along with 3(three) local restricted holidays. Events of national importance notified by Govt. of India shall be observed by all schools functioning within the State of Nagaland, the Principal Director notified.
Further, the notification stated that the first and third Saturdays of every month shall be utilized for class tests/co-curricular activities/life skills/social works etc. Specific schedules for the conduct of examinations shall be notified by the concerned authorities empowered to conduct the examinations, it stated.