The cabinet has decided to grant leave to schools in the state up to the seventh standard. This decision applies to Anganwadis too. There is no change in the exams for classes eight and nine.SSLC and Higher Secondary examinations will be conducted with great caution. This time around 13 lakh students are taking the exam.
With the coronavirus outbreak in the state, the tests are being conducted with great vigilance. Following Kovid 19, the students who are under surveillance will then take the SE exams. SSLC, Higher Secondary and VHSE exams are being conducted for the first time in the state. Pathanamthitta, Kottayam and Ernakulam districts are on high alert as there is a confirmed Covid disease.
Meanwhile, five students in Pathanamthitta, who had been affiliated with Kovid-19, were sitting in a separate room with their two children. It is decided to set up a special room and observation room for exams.