September 15, 2020
The Oyo State government has announced September 21st, 2020 as date for the beginning of the 2020/2021 academic session for primary and secondary schools in the state. This was contained in a statement issued by Mr Olasunkanmi Olaleye, the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, on Monday in Ibadan. It will be recalled that the new calendar was approved on July 21 at a meeting of the State Executive Council.
The statement indicated that the first term of the new academic calendar would run between September 21st and December 18. The statement added that the second term of the academic session was expected to run from January 11 to April 9th, 2021, while the third term would begin on May 3 to end by July 30, 2021. The commissioner said: “the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology enjoins all stakeholders and members of the public to take note of the details of the academic calendar.”