The Authorities of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has released the re-opening dates for first year SHS students.
GES Reopening Dates for SHS 1 Students 2019/2020 Academic Year
GES Reopening Dates for SHS 1 Students 2019/2020 are as follows:
- First Years (Form 1) in Single – Track Schools and students on the Green – Track Schools are expected to re-open school on 15th September, 2019
- First Years (Form 1) on the Gold – Track will re-open 12th November, 2019
GES 2019/2020 Reopening Date for Basic Schools
The Authorities of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has directed all basic schools, comprising kindergarten, primary and junior high schools in the country to strictly adhere to the calendar for the re-open for 2018/2019 academic year on Tuesday 10th September, 2019
GES Releases 2019/2020 Academic Calendar for Basic Schools
A statement signed by the Ag. Director of the Basic Education Division of the GES, and copied to websaet.com indicates that, all schools are required to adhere to the specified dates and effectively use the stipulated instructional hours.
the statement added that basic schools are to re-open on September 4th, 2019 for the 1st term of the 2019/2020 academic year with a commemoration of “My First Day at School”.
The academic calendar is for basic schools only. The 2019 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) will take place from 8th June to 12 June 2019.
GES Academic Calendar for Basic Schools 2019/2020
|1ST TERM||4th September 2019 – 13thDecember 2019||15 Weeks|
|HOLIDAYS||14th December 2019 – 7thJanuary 2020||24 Days|
|2ND TERM||8th January 2020 – 3rd April 2020||12 Weeks|
|HOLIDAYS||6th April 2020 – 17th April 2020||11 Days|
|3RD TERM||20th April 2020 – 3rd July 2020||10 Weeks|
|HOLIDAYS||6th July 2020 – 2ndSeptember 2020||8 Weeks|
|Total number of weeks spent in school 40 Weeks|
Ges 2019/2020 Reopening Date for Basic Schools