Schools to reopen on September 7: Facial masks and staggered breaks between classes

Schools will reopen, as already announced on September 7, with full health measures in place including use of facial masks and staggered breaks between classes, Education & Religion Minister Niki Kerameus said on Tuesday.

“As before, it is the specialists’ recommendations that will guide us” in what measures to introduce, she said, following a teleconference between ministry officials and the National Committee on Public Health Protection. Communication between the two is continuous, she said.

Details about the reopening of all educational facilities will be announced within the next few days, the ministry said.