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Kerala: School uniforms compulsory from December 13

School students in Kerala will be required to wear uniforms to school compulsorily from December 13, the Education Minister of Kerala, V Sivankutty announced on Saturday, reported the Times of India. When schools in Kerala reopened in November for physical classes after the improvement of the pandemic situation in the country, the government guidelines for […]

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Kerala: Schools to remain open until evening from December 15

The Government of Kerala has decided that schools will remain open until evening from December 15 so as to provide for longer teaching hours, which will help in completion of syllabus for all classes. The school timings will be extended till evening from December 15. The class duration will be six hours from morning to […]

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Kerala proposes resuming normal working hours for schools from Dec 1

The Government of Kerala is planning to extend working hours for schools till evening, that is, the normal working hours of the school, from December 1st. Schools in Kerala reopened from November 1 for Classes 1 to 7 and 10 to 12 and from November 15 for Classes 8 and 9. The classes were started […]

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Kerala minister says “elaborate student transport protocol” in place

Kerala state Transport Minister Antony Raju said that an “elaborate student transfer protocol” has been put in place in preparation for the scheduled reopening of schools on November 1, reported Matrubhumi. Speaking in the state Assembly, Minister Raju said the protocol would have to be followed both in school buses and in private buses and […]

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Kerala starts state level program for free distribution of homeopathic tablets to students

The Chief Minister of Kerala Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurated a state level programme for distribution of free homeopathic tablets to all school children as a preventive measure against the Covid-19 virus, reported The Tribune. This distribution drive has been started in view of the fact that schools in the State are scheduled to reopen for physical […]

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Kerala: School reopening guidelines released

The Kerala Government has released guidelines called “Back to School” for re-opening of schools in the state from 1st November. The Matrubhumi reports that in the first phase classes will be held for half a day for two weeks. Permission from parents will be mandatory for students to attend physical class. Differently abled students may […]

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Guidelines on reopening of schools in Kerala handed over to CM

The Minister for General Education, K. Sivankutty and Minister for Health Veena George handed over the guidelines for measures to be adopted by parents, students and teacher for re-opening of schools in Kerala on November 1 to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, reported the Hindu. As per the guidelines, classes will be held in the morning […]

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Cleaning and sanitisation of shools in Kerala from October 20 to 30

Kerala’s Education Minister V Sivankutty has said that a cleaning and sanitisation drive for school premises will be organised from October 20 to 30 with public participation, reported the Times of India. This is in preparation of reopening of schools in Kerala from November 1, 2021. The decision in this regard was taken after meetings […]

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Kerala school students to be given preventive homeopathy medicine for Covid-19

A directive has been issued by the Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan directing that school students be given a homeopathic preventive medicine for the Covid-19 coronavirus, reported Onmanorama. Schools in Kerala are set to reopen from November 1. In light of the same, the state government has directed that the students be administered the medicine […]

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