President Museveni while addressing the country about the current sautitution of COVID-19 and the way forward on 04th February 2021,the president allowed students in senior five, senior three and Primary six to resume classes on 1st March 2021.
“We have requested that they report on March 1st 2021. The total number is 1.68 million learners.” President Museveni said during his address on 4th February 2021.
He also urged students from other classes to carry on with the distance learning. “After April 6th, the Ministry of Education and Sports will work out a detailed plan for other classes on how they can come to school to compliment on what they have learned during online lessons. One class can come one time, and compliment on what they studied online, like that.”
“University Students are more advanced and are already studying online. Those that require practical lessons, especially for the science courses (students), it is important for them to go (to campus) and hold practical classes instead of long distance education,” President Museveni told the nation.