If a school has has a strength of more than 750 students, classes will be held once in three days. 'We Remember': Ratan Tata Lauds Mumbai's Unity, Kindness on 12th Anniversary of 26/11 Attack, Who Loves Maradona More? Which children are more likely to get COVID-19? Schools in Andhra Pradesh are all set to reopen from November 2 onwards for classes 1 to 12, announced Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy in a video conference on Tuesday. In the period between 2 to 9 November, Haryana conducted a total of 1,53,221 tests for its entire population. Andhra Pradesh Class 8 students to attend school from November 23 in A.P. Those who cannot go to school due to the guidelines may continue to have conversations over phone or video calls. Private schools are expected to resume classes next week. Your Result will be shown in 10 seconds. As per the statistics provided by the department, there are 9.75 lakh students registered for Class 9 and 10 in the state out of which 3.93 lakh attended, out of 1.11 lakh teachers, over 99,000 thousand attended their educational institutions on Wednesday. Dr Sushil Gupta, Vice President of Prelude Public School in Agra said that although private schools in the state have opened, attendance is really down to 10-15 percent and hence, students are not testing positive. 262 students and about 160 teachers tested positive in Andhra Pradesh as schools reopen. (Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.). Reddy added that schools will work only in morning shifts and students will be served mid-day meals. Schools have reopened in Andhra Pradesh after remaining closed for seven months due to the pandemic. 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AMARAVATI: As many as 262 students and about 160 teachers tested positive in Andhra Pradesh during the past three days after schools were reopened on November 2 for class 9 and 10 students, a senior official of the school education said on Thursday. amaravati News. But why are numbers in UP and Haryana so low? Meanwhile, the Chief Minister directed officials to focus on completing the first phase of Nadu Nedu at the earliest. Schools in Andhra Pradesh to Open from November 2. A total … In Uttar Pradesh, which reopened schools for Classes 9 to 12, attendance in government schools has reached 50 percent, says Deputy Chief Minister Dr Dinesh Sharma, who is also the state’s Secondary Education and Higher Education minister. Claiming that such rumours were not genuine, Veerabhadrudu said the messages making rounds in WhatsApp saying that there is an increase in Coronavirus cases after schools reopened are not true. There were 262 positive cases. The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to keep the schools closed through the month of October and reopen the schools in the state from November 2. But why is Andhra reporting more numbers than UP, Haryana? The total number of students enrolled in schools across Andhra Pradesh as of Wednesday stood at 42.46 lakh, which represents the enrolment … Schools have reopened in Andhra Pradesh after remaining closed for seven months due to the pandemic. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our, Andhra School Reopening News: Teachers, Students Test COVID-19 Positive, Get Details Here. When asked about the reason why too many students or teachers did not test positive in Haryana, the official cited “large concentration of students in sparsely rural areas, short commute to school on cycles or personal vehicles and strict adherence to covid protocol” as potential reasons. While data suggests that only 8.5 percent of those infected with COVID-19 globally are below 18, children below the age of 10 are less susceptible to the disease in schools as compared to those above 10. The state government initially announced September 5 as the re-opening day and later deferred it to October 5. He said that schools in Andhra Pradesh are running in a safe environment with COVID-19 precautions in place, given that the entire school education and health departments in all the districts are vigilant. The order was issued following a directive from Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy at a review meeting on Thursday.