Some media, websites and social networking pages circulated news about postponing the start of the new school year 2021/2022 in schools because members of the educational system did not receive a vaccine for the Corona virus.
The Media Center of the Council of Ministers contacted the Ministry of Education and Technical Education, which denied these news, stressing that it is not correct to postpone the start of the new school year 2021/2022 in schools because members of the educational system did not receive the Corona virus vaccine, explaining that the study will start on its specified dates according to the map. The previously announced timetable, which is scheduled to start on Saturday, October 9, with a commitment to take all precautionary measures to limit the spread of the Corona virus, noting that work is underway to implement a plan to vaccinate all members of the educational system with the Corona virus vaccine at the level of education directorates in various governorates. In cooperation with the Ministry of Health.
In a related context, and according to the timetable for the new academic year 2021/2022, the first semester will start on Saturday, October 9, 2021, and the second semester will start on February 19, 2022, and the first semester exams will start on Saturday, January 15, 2022, on Examinations for the second semester of transportation and preparatory certificate classes will start on Saturday, May 7, 2022, while exams for technical diplomas will begin on Saturday, May 21, 2022, and the high school exams will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2022.
She appealed to the various media and social media users to investigate accuracy and objectivity in publishing news and to communicate with the concerned authorities to make sure before publishing information that is not based on any facts, leads to confusion among students and parents, negatively affects the conditions of the educational system, and in the event of any complaints. Or inquiries, please call the Ministry’s number (0227963273), and to report any rumors or false information, please send to the WhatsApp numbers of the Media Center of the Council of Ministers (01155508688 -01155508851) 24 hours a day, seven days a week, or via e-mail ([email protected]).