Images News Netwok

Summer break announced for schools in summer zone

Decrease Font Size Increase Font Size Text Size Print This Page

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir authorities on Saturday announced a 47-day summer vacation for educational institutions, including recognised private schools up to class 12, in the summer zone of the Jammu division.

According to an order issued by Ravi Shankar Sharma, the Director of School Education department, Jammu, the decision on summer vacation was taken in view of the prevailing hot weather conditions.

Government and recognised private schools up to class 8 standard will get summer vacation from May 23 to July 09, while for classes nine to 12 the vacation will be from May 30 to July 09.

Schools in Kashmir and parts of Jammu under winter zone have a nearly three-month-long winter vacation and a 10-day summer break annually. The summer zone schools in Jammu usually go on a one-and-a-half month summer vacation with a brief winter break.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *