Academic and non academic activities are expected to resume on 20th September, 2021 in both public and private secondary schools (senior and junior), primary schools across Rivers State.
All schools in the state enjoyed just a week holiday following the end of the 2020/2021 academic session.
A release from the State Ministry of Education, signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Dagogo Adonye — Hart and made available to newsmen directed all schools in the state to resume for the 2021/2022 academic session on September 20th.
According to the break down of the 2021/2022 academic calendar, the first term begins from Monday, 20th September, and ends on Friday, 17th December, 2021, adding that the first term academic session would last for twelve weeks with three weeks holiday.
The statement urged principals and heads of public schools, as well as the owners of private schools, including parents and guardians to take note of the 2021/2022 Rivers State Schools Calendar and adhere to it.