Islamabad Announces Early Summer Vacations For Schools

The Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) on Tuesday announced summer vacations throughout primary school in public and private schools located in Islamabad.

According to the notification, no classes for receiving pre-primary through class five will take place this year preceding the next academic year.

“There shall be no classes for all students from Montessori-V w.e.f. May 16,” read the notification issued by the FDE.

In a primary grades Montessori to grade V setting, an early summer break is provided to placate the pupils of primary school (from Montessori to grade V) during the hot summer.

Meanwhile, the Federal Secretary of Education has also altered the timings for board exams of classes V-VIII

According to the Notification “The timing for examination are revised with immediate effect and shall be observed as 8 am to 11 am for rest of the ongoing examination. These timings are applicable to both Centralized Examinations of classes V-VIII and all in house examinations for rest of the grades,”

The Balochistan government on Monday announced summer vacations for educational institutes in the recreation zone in Balochistan.

The private and public schools in the summertime zones will observe summer vacation from May 15 until August 31.