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School Attendance Update

Covid-19 guidance on schooling has been updated.

Schools will reopen on 22nd March 2021 for pupils in years 4-7 and also for years 12-14.

All other students in post-primary schools are to return by 12th April after Easter.

Special schools and childcare / childminding will continue to remain open.

Schools will also remain open for vulnerable children and children of key workers.

Schools for children with special needs will also remain open.

This will be reviewed by the Executive at the end of March 2021 in line with public health advice.

All GCSE, AS and A2 exams due to take place in January, February, May, and June have been cancelled. More details on alternative awarding arrangements will be provided as soon as possible.

Further information can be found below:

Coronavirus (COVID-19): advice on schools, colleges and universities | NI Direct

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Updated: 4 weeks ago Posted: January 4, 2021 11:16 am Share: