Source: NDTV Education
All schools in Pune district will reopen post the Diwali holidays from November 11. Earlier, there was confusion among teachers and principals regarding the reopening of schools. However, other schools from the State are directed to remain shut from November 13 to November 22.
Speaking about the issue, Harishchandra Gaikwad, president, Pune district principals’ association, said that education department has directed all schools to reopen from November 11.
“Ahead of the National Achievement Survey 2021 which is scheduled in some selected schools across Maharashtra and India, schools are redirected to reopen from November 11. The examination is on November 12. However, post the exam dates the education department may extend the Diwali vacations till November 22. The notification regarding that has not been issued in Pune district yet. It is likely to issued on November 11,” said Gaikwad.
At least 123,000 schools will participate in the nationwide National Achievement Survey 2021. This test aims at assessing learning achievements of students as a sample-based survey. The test will be conducted by the Central Board of School Education (CBSE).