04 August 2020 - NW1511
Van Der Walt, Ms D to ask the Minister of Basic Education to ask the Minister of Basic Education
With regard to permission to deviate from the phased-in return to school in respect of specific Grades and dates, (a) what total number of (i) primary and (ii) secondary schools in each province (aa) requested permission and (bb) were granted permission in each case for which Grades are in compliance with the conditions set for the re-opening and management of the schools being monitored and (b) who is the delegated person in each case
The governance and management of schools is the competence of Provincial Education Departments (PEDs) and as such, my Department has requested the PEDs to provide necessary response to this question. I will therefore provide the reply as soon as the information has been received.