New SOP for School Reopening in Assam 2021: After the first SOP of Education Department issued vide Memo No. ASE.01/2020/Pt.-|11/151, on 3rd September 2021, and Memo No. ASE.01/2020/Pt-11/169, on 16th September 2022. Now the Education Department has notified a new SOP and ordered for the reopening of physical classes from Class I to Class VIII and Class XI from 19th October, 2021 and classes for Class IX from 1st October, 2021.
The classes for XII and final year or semester of degree colleges, final year PG Classes in Universities and Engineering Institutions have resumed from 6th of September, and from 20th September the classes for Class X got resumed already.
From 1st October, 2021 classes for all Degree, Post graduation, Technical institutions, Universities, B.Ed. Colleges both Govt. and private in Assam will reopen, by maintaining all the COVID-19 protocols and safety guidelines. The new Standard Operating Procedure is designed by the government, keeping the students safety in mind.
Assam school to reopen for physical classes SOP
- Reopening of physical classes will be from 19th October, 2021.
- Physical classes will be conducted 3 days a week. Classes I, II, III, (Monday, Wednesday and Friday), Classes IV & V (Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday), Class VI (Monday, Wednesday and Friday), Class VII (Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday) and Class VIII (Wednesday, Friday and Saturday).
- No functioning of Residential Hostels will be allowed, till further informed.
- Attendance of Students of any classes are not compulsory and will be dependent on parental consent.
- Both physical and online classes will continue.
- No meetings, cultural functions, or gatherings will be allowed in school premises.
- Not more than 30 students cab be there in one section.
- The Headmaster/ Headmistress, or In-charge of all institutions must supervise and make sure that the timing of classes, serving of Mid Day Meal, maintenance of all the COVID-19 protocols are strictly practiced and monitored.
- For Degree College, Engineering Colleges, Polytechnics, Universities, Teacher Training Colleges etc. The same shall run normally on daily basis according to the academic calendar. However, it is mandatory for all the students to maintain the COVID protocols and safety guidelines.
New SOP for School Reopening in Silchar will be the same as in the rest of the state as no separate circular has been released form the District Authority.