Enugu State Schools Resumption Date 2020/2021 [3rd Term]

Enugu State Public and Private Primary and Secondary Schools First (1st), Second [2nd], Third (3rd) Term Resumption Date for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

The Hon. Commissioner of Education in Enugu State wishes to inform the general public that all Primary and Secondary schools in the state that the official resumption date for the commencement of 2020/2021 third term academic activities has been slated for Monday 17th May, 2021.

The Enugu State Ministry of Education has announced Monday 17th May, 2021, as resumption date for all schools in the state. The decision, according to a statement by the State Commissioner for Education, Prof. Uche Eze, was reached at a meeting between the Ministry and major stakeholders in the sector, on Monday.

Prof. Eze disclosed that all schools in the state were advised to ensure full compliance with the NCDC guidelines for the containment of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), stressing that “the Ministry of Education will engage in constant monitoring of compliance when schools resume”.

The Education Commissioner added that “it was also decided that to help engage the students/pupils, all tertiary institutions, Basic and Post Basic schools are advised to activate their e-learning programmes”.

In a related development, the Enugu State government, in furtherance of its commitment to contain the second wave of COVID-19, suspended the annual prayer session, held at the Government House, Enugu, to commence work for the New Year, directing all civil servants to resume duties in their various offices, with strict compliance with NCDC guidelines.

SEE: Enugu State Schools Calendar 2020/2021.

Prof. Uche Eze
Hon. Commissioner