Final year students at all levels have now been cleared to return to school.
The announcement was made by President Akufo-Addo when he addressed the country for the tenth time since Ghana recorded its first case of the novel coronavirus
The President said the move is to allow the final year students prepare and write their exit examinations.
The President explained that the decision was taken after engagement with stakeholders including the various teacher unions in the country.
University final year students will go back to school on June 15, SHS will do same on June 22 and JHS will resume classes on June 29.
“From Monday 15th June the decision has been taken after engagement with teacher unions whose cooperation I salute to reopen schools and Universities to allow for final year students, Junior High, Senior High and University students to resumes classes ahead of the conduct of their respective exit examinations. Indeed final year University students are to report on their university campuses on 15th June, final year SHS 3 students together with SHS 2 gold track students on 22nd June and final year Junior High School on 29th June’’ – He said