Nevis: Dept. of Education cites ‘safety first’ approach to schools re-opening

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- Public primary and secondary schools on Nevis are on target to re-open on Sept. 7 for the 2020-2021 school year, and the Ministry of Education is giving assurance that a “safety first” approach will be adopted for the re-opening process.

The Ministry continues to work in conjunction with the Ministry of Health to ensure all COVID-19 requirements and standards are in place for the start of the new school year,” according to Documentations and Communications Officer at the Department of Education, Mrs. Terenz Wallace-Warner, who made a presentation during the Nevis COVID-19 Emergency Operations Centre Briefing on Aug. 10.

“We want to reassure teachers, parents and students that we are working with health officials to create a solid plan that will maximise on the time we will have for learning, while ensuring the safety of all concerned,” she said.


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