DoSE issues SOPs for strict compliance

DIMAPUR, NOV 23 (NPN) | Publish Date: 11/23/2020 11:29:12 AM IST

Considering the prevailing COVID-19 situation in the state and in the interests of schools and student community, the Department of School Education (DoSE) has issued the directives for strict compliance by all schools (both government & private).

In a notification, principal secretary Menukhol John stated that the End Term assessment for Classes I-VII would be conducted by the respective schools December 2-22, 2020 as per the scheme of examination notified by the competent authority. It stated that End Term assessment for Classes I-VII would be conducted through online/offline mode (distribution of question papers/collection of answer scripts) in batches strictly observing the SOPs.

Students should go to the school for collection of question papers/submission of answer scripts only with written parental consent.

For students who do not have access to smart phones/digital devices to appear the examinations online, schools would make necessary arrangements to assess the students either by sending photocopy of the question papers/assignments to them and then collecting back the answer scripts or any other option which the school considers appropriate strictly observing the SOPs. No student from Classes I-VII would be compelled to go to the school for appearing the End Term assessment. Schools should also make all possible efforts to reach out to their students and assess them in the best possible fair manner.

The marks of the assessment would be recorded in the PCR Book of the students of all the classes. Government schools would have to submit results of Classes I-VII to respective DEOs/SDEOs & DoSE on or before January 22, 2021 in the format which will be issued by the department.

Class VIII board examination for government schools would be conducted by the NBSE during the period of December 2-22, 2020. Private schools would follow the guidelines issued by NBSE for the class VIII examination.

Class IX Board Examination would be conducted by the NBSE during the period of December 2-22, 2020. Details for the conduct of the examination would be notified by NBSE.

Admissions for the Academic Session 2021 would commence in January 2021 after the submission of results. Provision for retest and remedial measures for Class V as per the RTE Act should be followed by all the schools. Schools would not resume the conduct of regular classes till the state government notifies it, the notification stated.

Launched on December 3,1990. Nagaland Post is the first and highest circulated newspaper of Nagaland state. Nagaland Post is also the first newspaper in Nagaland to be published in multi-colour.

Desk:+91-3862-248 489, e-mail: Fax: +91-3862-248 500
Advt.:+91-3862-248 267,



Join us on

© Nagaland Post 2018. All Rights are Reserved
Designed by : 4C Plus