The classes of the students in Qatar for the academic year 2020-2021 will begin from 1 September 2020 as announced by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education.
According to Minister of Education's decision, the schools' staff will return to work on Aug. 19, 2020, for the 2020/2021 academic year, while students' attendance in schools for the same academic year starts on Sept. 1, 2020. #QNA
— Qatar News Agency (@QNAEnglish) May 18, 2020
Based on a tweet by Qatar News Agency, the duty of employees in schools for the upcoming academic year will begin from 19 August 2020.
The second round examination for all classes from grade 1 to 12 (day scholars and adults) for the academic year 2019-20 is scheduled from 23 August 2020 to 31 August 2020, the Ministry tweeted.
This ministerial decision by Minister of Education and Higher Education HE Dr Mohammed bin Abdul Wahed Al Hammadi cancelled all previous decisions in this regards. All authorities concerned should implement this decision which came into effect from the date of issuance.
Source: The Peninsula Qatar, QNA