The government of Assam on Thursday declared early Summer Vacation for schools in view of the COVID-19 situation in the state.
As per the official notification issued by Assam Secondary Education Department, summer vacation in schools which was scheduled from 1st July to 31st July, 2021 as per the academic calendar is now scheduled from 15th May to 14th June 2021.
“Considering the fact that in view of COVID-19 situation in the state of Assam and Educational Institutions being closed as on date and with the objective of ensuring that the students of Elementary, Secondary and Sr. Secondary Schools (Class 1 to 12) do not suffer from any academic loss and therefore, it is decided that the summer vacation in schools scheduled from 1st July to 31st July, 2021 as per the academic calendar, is hereby scheduled from 15th May to 14th June 2021,” the order issued by Principal Secretary of Education Department stated.
The decision has been taken with the objective of ensuring that students of Class 1 to 12 do not suffer from any academic loss.