Monday 26 October, 2020

Government assisted schools receive outstanding grants

The Boards of Management of Government assisted primary schools were able to begin collection of the Cleaners and Maintenance Grants for Term III, as of last week Friday.

The Ministry of Education in a statement on Friday said the termly grant is provided for the payment of costs associated with the cleaning and general upkeep of the primary schools.

It added that principals of all 39 government assisted secondary schools have also been able to collect their Term II grants, which became available as of last week Thursday.

The Ministry of Education added that it is working closely with the Ministry of Finance to obtain releases of funds to pay Term III grants to Government Assisted Secondary Schools and to pay Direct Funding to the Government Assisted Primary Schools.

 

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