Punjab announces new school timings after summer break

05:21 PM | 1 Aug, 2022
Punjab announces new school timings after summer break
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LAHORE – Punjab School Education Department has issued new timings for schools effective from August 1 as all educational institutions reopened after summer vacations today.

The new timings for boys schools would be from 7:30 am to 1:00 pm from Monday to Thursday and for girls schools, it would be 7:15 am to 1:00 pm.

However, on Fridays, the school timings will end at 11:30 AM for boys and 11:00 AM for girls.

Educational institutions that operate double shifts will run the first shift will be from 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM and the second shift from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM, per the notification.

Earlier, an extension was proposed for summer break across Punjab as monsoon rains have caused wide-spread damage to infrastructure including buildings of state-run schools in the province.

Dilapidated structure was said to be a risk for the students and teachers, however, schools opened from today without further delay for repair work.

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