Posted by SchoolDays Newshound, on 06/01/2021. Tags: Parenting Education And Politics
As part of new restrictions to tackle rising Covid-19 infections, the Government has confirmed this afternoon that Schools will remain closed until 1 February, except for the provision of special education (special schools and special classes) and specialised settings (such as Oberstown and high support special care schools and youth encounter projects) which will continue fully open from 11 January.
All 6th year Leaving Certificate students can attend school for 3 days a week commencing from the week beginning 11 January.
Youthreach services will resume as scheduled.
The resumption of the Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) programme is delayed until 1 February.
Higher, further and adult education should remain primarily online.
The Ministers full statement on extended school closures and Leaving Certificate & Special needs arrangements is available HERE