Kendriya vidyalaya NO.1 all set to reopen the school premises on 21 Sept.

Preparations for maintaining social distancing and facilities for sanitization are being done at the Kendriya Vidyalaya No 1 in Jammu. According to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), the states and Union Territories (UTs) are required to call 50 percent of teaching and non-teaching staff for online teaching and their related works from September 21.  One of the teacher Raj Kumar Sharma, taking all necessary measures to ensure the safety in view of the COVID-19. “We follow the Centre’s orders and after 21 September the students (from Class 9 to 12) can come with their parent’s for guidance. We take all precautionary measure like touch-free sanitizer and markers in the open areas for ensuring social distancing is followed. “Our first priority is to safe our children. Even when they are in the class they will have to continue wearing masks. When the children come to interact with the teachers, they will be seated, one student. The students in Class 10 and 12 will be given preference during this time teachers also said that the online mode of education has been highly successful if some students face any difficultly will come and interact with teachers in order to resolve their queries. On 8 Sept (The Union Health Ministry)  had issued a standard operating procedure (SOP) for a partial reopening of schools for students of classes 9 to 12 for taking guidance from their teachers
The SOP follows Unlock 4 guidelines of Home Ministry which came into effect from September 1. It stated that students of classes 9 to 12 may be permitted to visit their schools, in areas which are outside the containment zones on a voluntary basis, for taking guidance from their teachers and this will be subject to the written consent of their parents or guardians also.