Following the recent Grade 5 Scholarship Examination results, the Education Ministry today requested applicants to forward their applications for admission for grade six before December 10.
The Ministry said the applications are called for the provision of new schools for the children who have qualified beyond the district cut off marks to enter Grade 6 in the year 2021.
Parents are given the opportunity to obtain the applications and instruction annexure from the respective school principals.
The duly filled applications should be handed over to the principal of the school where the child sat for the scholarship examination before 10-12-2020.
Relevant Zonal Education Officers and Principals have already been instructed to follow the recommended health instructions and guidelines when receiving applications from the children who are living in the isolated areas and the areas that come under lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Chaturanga Samarawickrama)