March 2020

Fourth Statement from the Ministry & Department of Education on (COVID-19) Coronavirus


The Ministry and Department of Education inform all principals, staff, parents and students that schools will remain closed until 9th April 2020.

Teachers will continue lesson delivery using online platforms until that date. The Ministry and Department commend all teachers for their efforts in ensuring that students are engaged in learning during this closure.

The Easter vacation will continue as planned from 10th to 17th April 2020. During that time, a further update will be provided regarding the operation of schools.

The public is reminded to remain calm and to follow the advisories from the Ministry of Health.

Honourable Cora Richardson Hodge

Minister of Home Affairs and Education

27th March 2020