SENIOR STAFF WRITER
THE government has set schools reopening dates for Cambridge and Zimsec examination classes at September 14 and 28 respectively, the Daily News reports.
“Regarding Primary and Secondary Education, Cabinet notes that based on on-going consultations with relevant stakeholders in that sector, the ministry is continuing with its preparations for the reopening of schools for the end of year 2020 final examination classes.“Fifteen stakeholders have submitted their inputs and another nine are expected to make their submissions shortly.
“The schools opening dates are scheduled for September 14, 2020 for Cambridge examinations classes and September 28, 2020 for Zimsec examination classes.“Cabinet approved that the Zimsec Examinations should start on December 1, 2020.
“The ministry is working closely with other ministries and stakeholders to guarantee the safety of pupils and staff during the examinations period. Standard operating procedures have been distributed to all schools,” she added.