PRIVATE SCHOOLS CALLED ON GOV’T TO ADD JHS1 STUDENTS TO SEPTEMBER SCHOOL REOPENING.
On the sixteenth address to nation by President on the measures to curtail the COVID-19, the President announced the reopening of school for SHS 2 and JHS 2 and reschedule the Academic year to January 2021.
This has compelled most of the Private school owners to Express their opinion on the President decision.
Mr. Joe Gyakyi Tuffour who is Private schools coordinator in the Ashanti Akyem Central Konongo has called on the government to add SHS1 and JH1 students to the reopening date to complete academic year.
He said the private schools enrollment is not encouraged as compared to the public schools ,therefore financially they will run lost.
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He added that, the government should speed up the disbursement of the stimulus package so that, Teaching staff and non Teaching staff salaries can be paid.
He also urged his colleagues private schools owners to exercise patience with the government decision till their plea fulfil.
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