The Ministry of Education informs the general public that as of today Friday 13th, March 2020, ALL schools remain open. At this point, the Ministry of Education continues to work closely with the Ministry of Health, UNICEF and other key partners to actively monitor the development of the novel COVID 19.

The Ministry has been focusing on prevention by reinforcing good hygiene which includes creating awareness on the importance of handwashing in schools as well as encouraging the frequency of custodial cleaning at school sites and central offices.