2021 GES Academic Calendar For All Levels In Education (DOWNLOAD HERE)
By Justice Donkoh On Jan 4, 2021
2021 GES Academic Calendar
The Ministry of Education, Ghana has released the schedules academic calendar for the various levels of Ghana Education Sector.
In a press conference organized by the Ministry and streamed live on Facebook, the Director General of Education; Prof Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa outlined and explained the academic calendar with the aid of diagrams.
This press release comes after the President of the 4th Republic of Ghana; His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo on January 3, 2021 disclosed the dates for the reopening of all sectors of Ghana Education.
His Excellency the President of Ghana made this revelation in His 21st update to the Nation which seeks to inform citizens on measures taken against the spread of Coronavirus.
The President stated that from 15th January 2021, children in kindergarten, primary and Junior High school in both private and public schools will go back to school.
He further said all SHS 1 students will start classes from 10th March 2021. It is to be noted that all SHS 1 students will embark on a single-track academic calendar.
SHS 2 and SHS 3 students will however return to school from 18th January 2021.
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo stressed that SHS 3 students in all schools, like SHS 1 students, will no longer run the double track system.
According to him, the expansion of infrastructure at the various Senior High Schools over the last three (3) years has brought about this favourable situation.
However, the double track system will still be applicable to SHS 2 students in schools that are employing it.
Students in the Universities and other tertiary institutions are to be in school from Saturday, 9th January 2021.
2021 GES Academic Calendar – DOWNLOAD