Preparatory meeting for Headteachers of Secondary schools and DirectorsIsaac Nsengiyunva
A preparatory meeting for HeadTeachers of Secondary schools and Directors a head of re- opening of schools on 15 October 2020 has been held at Wakissha Resource centre. During the interface standard operating procedures to be put in place for schools were dessiminated.
The District Education Officer Kiyingi Fredrick assured Headteachers that schools were to open by the 15th October for candidate classes of P7, S4 and S.6.
Kiyingi tasked headteachers to pass on information to the parents and guardian’s. He cautioned headteachers to strictly observe the SOPs”Don’t allow visitors in schools”he added.
The District Chairperson Matia Lwanga Bwanika appealed to the Ministry of Health to provide a hospital for the District since Entebbe was taken by the central government for treating COVID-19 patients.
The CAO revealed that the Ministry of Finance planning and Economic Development has released quarter one funds including resources for SOPs for government-aided primary and secondary schools.
The teachers expressed commitment and preparedness of opening schools through putting in place SOPs set by the government.