President Uhuru Kenyatta has issued a directive concerning the 2022’s education calendar.
In his new year state address to Kenyans, President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed that the 2022 education calendar will have four terms and not the usual three terms.
President Uhuru has noted that the 4 terms will help the education sector recover the lost time
More so, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said learners will be expected to open on the 3rd of January, which will be on Monday next week.
On national examinations, President Uhuru has confirmed that national examinations, KCPE and KCSE will be administered in March/April and in November and December
“The second and final thing has to do with our education system. The education calendar for the New Year will kick off in earnest on the 3rd of January, 2022.
The 2022 academic year will feature four terms and not the usual three; so as to recover the time lost as a result of the COVID-19 disruptions.
Consequently, KCPE and KCSE exams will be administered in March/April 2022 and also in November and December 2022,” read President Uhuru’s number 36 point.
His state address has a total of 40 points. The President has wished Kenyans a happy new year, 2022.