The Education Minister has announced a revision of the school term holidays.
The Ministry said that this decision has been taken following a revision effected to the time schedule of the GCE Advanced Level Examination as a result of the declaration of the Parliamentary elections.
The Education Ministry in a statement announced that the the time table of the G.C.E. Advanced Level Examination has been revised as the General Election is slated to be held on the 17th of August.
Accordingly, the Education Ministry announced that the third term of schools other than those used for the conduct of the Advanced Level Examination will begin on the 31st of August. The third term of schools that are being used for the Examination will begin on 09th September.
The second term vacation will commence on 31st July.