Government of the Punjab, School Education Department has issued the official Notification letter on 26th June, 2020 in connection with new admissions 2020-21 in primary, elementary & high schools.
l am directed to refer your note dated 25-06-2020 on the subject cited above and to slate that Govt. of the Punjab, School Education Department vide Notification No.SO(A-1)1-31/2008 dated 10-06-2020, has already promoted the students of public and private schools (primary and elementary level) to next higher classes without annual examination in the wake of corona virus pandemic (Covid-19).
Your attention is invited towards Educational Calendar in vogue regarding promotion of students and study scheme at the start of each academic session/year.
School Education Department has already allowed admin offices of all public and private schools to remain open vide letter No.SO(A-1)1-31/2008 dated 2-9-05-2020 on every Monday and Tuesday to run the day to day affairs, after approval of the Competent Authority, observing complete SOPs.
Therefore, It is requested to take necessary action regarding admission of students/distribution of books and complete the exercise up to 15 July, 2020 positively by adopting all codal formalities and in the light of SOPs communicated from time to time regarding covid-19 pandemic. A compliance report in the matter may be submitted to Administrative Department on 16th July, 2020.