Ministry of Education approves Annual Calendar 2019-2020 for schools


His Excellency Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali Al-Hammadi, the Minister of Education and Higher Education has ratified the annual calendar for the academic year 2019-2020.

As reported by the Gulf Times, based on the approved calendar, classes will commence on August 25, 2019. School staff will start five days prior on August 20,2019.

The mid-year break will start from December 22, 2019 and go on until January 2, 2020.

The second semester break is slated from April 5 to April 9 while the end-of-year break for staff will start on July 5 and conclude on August 20, 2020, reported The Peninsula.

For the academic year 2020- 2021, the school staff will start work on August 23, 2020 and students will start classes on the 25 of the same month, according to Qatar Tribune.


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