Heatwave: Odisha Govt Reschedules School Timings Again

Bhubaneswar: In view of the intense heatwave conditions prevailing in the State Odisha government today announced the rescheduling of timing of schools and implementation of the Learning Recovery Plan (LRP).

The timing of teaching hours in all schools has been rescheduled from 6.00 AM to 9.00 AM from May 2.

However, examinations already scheduled by different Boards/Councils will continue as usual.

The School and Mass Education (SME) Department has issued a circular to all concerned in this connection.

The circular said that the LRP prepared by OSEPA will be conducted during summer vacation.

The LRP is applicable for Government and Government Aided Schools, the circular added.

The circular further said that students who are being promoted from Class III up to Class X including new admissions and also for Class XI students who will be promoted to Class XII (Higher Secondary Schools) will be covered under the LRP.