The School Education Department of Punjab has announced thatPunjab Govt announces winter vacations will start in all public and private schools of the province from 24 December. Winter vacations will start on 24 December 2022 and will end on 31 December 2022.
The government has also asked all parents to ensure their children’s safety during the holidays and follow necessary safety protocols while travelling or participating in outdoor activities. It is important for all students to maintain social distancing at all times and wear masks when going out in public places.
In addition to this, the department has also asked parents and teachers to try and use these vacations as a time to reinforce learning activities like reading books, discussing current affairs and working on projects instead of letting students become idle duringthis period. Government schools are also being encouraged to conduct online activities during the vacation in order to ensure that students get the best possible education even while at home.Punjab Govt announces winter vacations
The government also asked principals of both public and private schools to create an action plan for their respective schools so that all necessary measures taken before the commencement of classes after winter vacations. The department has requested all parents and teachers to keep track of their children’s safety during these holidays and ensure that they remain safe and healthy throughout this period.
On Monday, January 2, 2023, all schools (public and private) will reopen, with all courses returning to a full and regular schedule. However, the rules regulating the wearing of face masks in schools will still be in place.