All SHS 1 Students to report to school Thursday 18th March 2020 – GES

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has rescheduled the reporting date for all SHS 1 students from 10th March 2021 to 18th March 2021.

All new students are therefore to report to school for the first term of their first year on that date.

Academic work will begin the following Monday, 22nd March 2021.

It is believed that the additional one week has become possible to solve all issues that may have risen due to the 2020 BECE Candidates placement.

Already, GES has advised parents to use their Placement Call Centre should they have any issues.

Find below the full press release:


HEADQUARTERS Ministry Branch Post Office P 0 Box MB-45 Accra

7th March 2021.

Management of the Ghana Education Service (GES), wishes to Inform, staff, parents students and the general public that SHS 1 students re-opening of school has been rescheduled from 1011, March to Thursday 18. March through to Sunday 21. March 2021.

This is to enable the students and parents to have ample time to prepare for school and School Management also prepares to receive them.

Management has also noted that some students have not yet enrolled and the extension will give these students the opportunity to do so as well.

Academic work will commence fully on Monday 22nd March 2021.

Management expresses its sincere appreciation to parents, students, and the general public for their support and cooperation so far.

Meanwhile. Management has granted the request of Heads of Senior High Schools to have Mid Semester Break from Monday 8th March to Thursday 11th March 2021.

This Mid Semester Break is not compulsory and so students who wish to stay on campus must be fed and adhere to school rules.

All staff, parents, students, and the general public are to take note of the dates.



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