The Cabinet Secretary Under Ministry of Education professor George Magoha earlier had revised school reopening dates from Thursday, August 11 to Monday, August 15, 2022.
Going by his statement to newsrooms dated Wednesday, August 10, Magoha said the new dates supersedes the Ministry’s earlier communication on the reopening of Basic Education institutions.
Cs .Magoha further said the changes have been effected to give room for the completion of ongoing ballot tallying.
As per to Magoha’s statement , he said “We have however been informed that the process of tallying ballots may still be ongoing on the aforementioned date.
Therefore, following further consultations, I hereby convey the government’s decision that Basic Education institutions will reopen from Monday, August 15,”
In his statement he also said , “we apologize for the inconvenience occasioned by these changes and ask for your indulgence, as we work through ensuring the safety and comfort of learners through this period”
Opening dates & The closing Dates 2022/2023
10/7/2022 1 week
Term 2 11/7/2022 16/9/2022 10 weeks
Halfterm Break 2/8/2022 18/8/2022 3 Days
Holiday 17/09/2022 25/9/2022 1 week
Term 3 26/09/2022 25/11/2022 9 weeks
KCPE 28/11/2022 1/12/2022 4 Days
KCSE 1/12/2022 23/12/2022 3 Weeks, 1 Day
KCSE MARKING 2/1/2023 20/1/2023