The Ghana Education Service (GES) has again released another timetable for Senior High Schools. The schedule makes room for the return of final year Senior High Schools on May 5th but some first year students are coming home for vacation barely two months after they were admitted.
A press release from the GES indicated SHS 1 students classified under the GOLD track are to vacate on May 4. For Schools still running the double-track system, form two batches on the green track will reopen on June 1, 2021 while those on the gold track will vacate on May 29, 2021.
GES in the statement urged school authorities to communicate the new dates to staff, students and parents to plan in line with the adjusted the academic calendar for the 2021 academic year.
Form 1 students in these schools who have been placed on the single track will also vacate on June 15, 2021.
For schools running the single-track system, Form 2 students will reopen on June 1, 2021, while Form 1 students will vacate on July 16, 2021.
Earlier this month, the Ghana Education Service announced that it has changed the reopening date for final year students in senior high schools from Tuesday, April 6, 2021, to Wednesday, May 5, 2021.