Updated: Mon, 14 Feb 2022 09:42 AM IST
New Delhi | Jagran Education Desk: A number of states have started schools for primary classes starting February 14. This has been done keeping in mind the decreasing trend in COVID-19 cases across India and considering the loss of studies of students. Following is a list of schools where classes for primary standards resumed from February 14. Have a look:
List of states, UTs reopening schools for primary classes from February 4, 2022:
Schools for nursery to class 8 will open in Delhi from February 14. For classes 9th to 12th schools already reopened last week. The reopening of schools and institutions of higher education are subject to SoPs & strict adherence to COVID appropriate behaviour. Teachers who aren't vaccinated will not be permitted. The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) issued guidelines for the same.
In Uttar Pradesh as well, all government and private schools from nursery to class eight will open from Monday, February 14. Chief Secretary Home Avnish Kumar Awasthi has issued orders in this regard. Last week a decision was taken to open secondary schools, universities and degree colleges from class nine to intermediate.
All government and private schools will open with full capacity in Chandigarh from February 14. Director of School Education Dr. Palika Arora has issued rules for the opening of schools, which will be mandatory to follow. Written permission from the guardian is mandatory for students to visit schools.
Odisha schools for classes-I to VII which were scheduled to reopen from February 14 have been deferred till February 28. However, schools are allowed to open from the said date. Nevertheless, students may not come to school and continue to attend online classes while all the teachers should come to school and ensure thorough cleaning and sanitization of the campus.
Update on other schools
Meanwhile, schools in several other states like West Bengal, Uttarakhand, Haryana, and others have started for some classes. Preparation for other classes in some of these states is being made to resume. In Jammu and Kashmir, preparations are on to open higher secondary schools and colleges from February 21.