During today , Tuesday 2nd May, 2020 press briefing at organized by the Ministry Of Information, the Minister for Education Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh outlined the final Academic timetable for all final year students , as they prepare for their various final exams.
Junior High School students will be in school for 11 weeks to prepare for their BECE which will start in the 12th week.
Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh said due to the gravity of the pandemic, the Council has allowed for Ghana specific examinations for its students. He said the Senior High Schools will have 5 weeks to study for their exams which will also start in the 6th week.
Foreign university students will be quarantined for 2 weeks if they are able to make the necessary arrangement to come into the country with the closure of borders directive still in place.
Schools have been reopened effective 15th June for only final year students of Junior High, Senior High and Universities.
“Indeed, final year university students are to report to their universities on 15th June; final year senior high school (SHS 3) students, together with SHS 2 Gold Track students, on 22nd June; and final-year junior high school (JHS 3) students on 29th June.”