Ministry of National Education announced today Wednesday the postponement of the beginning of 2021-2022 school year, to 21st September after it was scheduled on the 7th of the same month.
The ministry explained in a statement, on the amendment of 2022/2021 school year start, saying” the ministry announces an amendment on the school year starting date for all regions of the country, the staff and administrators will join their positions on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, teachers will join their positions on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. The first day of school for students is scheduled for September 21, 2021.
The statement noted that this decision was made “based on Article 31 of Law No. 08-04 of 15 Muharram 1429 corresponding to 23 January 2008, including the Orientation law on national education and based on Ministerial Decision No. 095 of 17 August 2021, amending Ministerial Decision No. 59 of 23 June 2021, which sets the date of the start of school year and the calendar of school holidays for the academic year 2021-2022”.