High Secondary Schools in Goa to hold Class 11 and 12 examination in offline mode, the Goa Education Department said recently. The Director of Education, Bhushan Savaikar, said that the request to conduct examination in offline mode has been given from many schools and the authority ensured that the schools will adhere to strict Covid guidelines.
“Only vaccinated staff shall be allowed in the school premises. Those who cannot produce vaccination certificate shall be allowed after producing the negative report of RTPCR test. Such report shall be valid for seven days and a fresh report shall be produced after seventh day,” the circular read.
Classes will be conducted by 50 percent capacity and the students have to wear masks all the time. There is a need to maintain social distancing and follow all Covid 19 protocols.
“Every student and staff shall be checked for body temperature before entering the school premises. which shall be sanitized every day prior to opening,” the circular further said.