Oyo Cancels 2019/2020 Session, Releases Guidelines For Schools Resumption
Oyo State Government has indicated that third term of 2019/2020 academic session for primary and secondary schools has been cancelled and that the first and second term performance will be used as the determinant for promotion into next class.
This was according the the outcome of the State Executive Council meeting on Tuesday.
The calendar released read that the third term of 2019/2020 session has been cancelled and as a result of that, the promotion for all affected classes would be determined by the first and second term continuous assessment results .
It also indicated that Primary 6 , Junior Secondary School 3 and Senior Secondary School 3 students are to proceed on holiday from July 30 and resume for their examinations in some weeks ’ time .
The Basic Education Certificate Examination is billed to hold between August 10 and 18 , while the Competitive Entrance Examination into the schools of science is to hold on August 19.
Placement and screening test to JSS1 is slated for August 20 , while placement test into technical colleges is for August 28.
The SSS 3 class will resume for examination as soon as the West African Examination Council announces the examination date .
The 2020 /21 academic session , according to the calendar indicates that the first term will hold between September 21 and December 18 , 2020