Govt announces winter vacations
Srinagar, Nov 29: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday announced winter vacations for schools in Kashmir division and winter zone of Jammu division.
According to an order issued today, winter vacations for classes up to eighth standard shall be observed from December 06, 2018 to March 02, 2019.
“Winter vacations for classes from 9th standard onwards shall be observed from 17 December 2018 to 23 February 2019,” said the order.
The order further states that the officials associated with conduct of practical examinations, if any, shall avail winter vacation only after conclusion of the said examination and the officials are required to undergo training as per schedule already notified by the Chief Education Officers.
Moreover, the teaching faculty shall report for duties in advance on February 22, 2018 to supervise the arrangements for reopening of the schools.