The Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Education, has announced the resumption guidelines for the Year 2021/2022 academic session for public and private schools in the State.
According to a statement released by the Ministry of Education, on Monday, September 6, 2021, and signed by the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, all schools located in Lagos State are expected to resume the new session on Monday, September 13, 2021.
Mrs Adefisayo also said, “Boarders in Model Colleges and Upgraded Schools, as well as SS2 students seeking placement into SS3 class, are expected to resume on Sunday 19th September 2021.
“The revision for the classes will run from 20th to 26th September while promotion examination to SS3 class will start from 27th September to 8th October 2021.”
She also mentioned that newly admitted JS1 students into Model Colleges and Upgraded Schools are expected to resume on Saturday, October 2, 2021, for a one-week orientation programme to initiate them into the secondary school structure and modalities.
The Commissioner affirmed that other returning students in JS2, JS3, SS1 and the newly transited SS2 in the various Model Colleges and Upgraded Schools are to resume on Saturday, October 9, 2021, while classes for the students will commence on Monday, October 11, 2021.
Mrs Adefisayo also urged the students to be more diligent and devote more time to their studies.