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School starts on August 10th when the traffic lights are green: Moctezuma

May 29, 2020

The Minister of Public Education said that this return date for primary education is only referential if the necessary conditions are not met.

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School starts on August 10th when the traffic lights are green: MoctezumaSchool starts on August 10th when the traffic lights are green: Moctezuma


Stephen Moctezuma, Secretary of Public education, announced that the return to attendance courses for basic education would take place on Monday, August 10th, when the epidemiological light is green.

“When the light is green, preschoolers, elementary and high school students return to the classrooms on Monday, August 10th. However, it needs to be clarified that it is a reference date, ”said the official during his speech at the President’s morning conference in the National Palace.

The secretary provided the Tiered strategy for starting school which indicates that the evaluation of the current school year will take place from June 8th to 12th:

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Moctezuma said remedies would be offered from that date to prepare for the formal return to cycle 2020-21 in September. The secretary also assured that measures will be taken to rehabilitate the schools and that access to soap and water and the mandatory use of mouth masks will be guaranteed.

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