Dussera Holidays from 19.09.2017 to 30.09.2017 – Postponed from 21.09.2017 to 30.09.2017
All the Regional Joint Directors of School Education and the District Educational Officers in the State are informed that in the ref. 2nd read above (copy enclosed), the Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation, Govt, of India, New Delhi is stated that, Swachhta Hi Sewa Campaign is being conducted from 15.09.2017 to 02.10.2017 with aim to intensify the focus on cleanliness and to create an environment of cleanliness across the country in the spirit of a Jan Andolan.
In addition, it is desired to organise Shramdaan activities by eminent personalities, community organisations, private sector organisations and all other stakeholders in between 15th September, and 2nd October 2017. Further honourable President of India has launched the Swachhta Hi Seva campaign on 15h September 2017.
In the reference 3rd read above the following school-based activities are earmarked to all the students:
|School-Based Activities (All Schools including Anganwadi Centres):|
|18-9-2017||Personnel health and hygiene||Hand wash activity Good and bad habits Do’s and Don’ts||All students|
|19-9-2017||Solid and Liquid waste|
|Create awareness and discussion on this topics. Or conduct some games||All students|
|20-9-2017||Rally||Sanitation related slogans / placards/ awareness / songs /skits / cultural activities.||All students|
The Regional Joint Directors of School Education and District Educational Officers in the State are requested to issue necessary instructions to all Dy.Educational Officers/ Mandal Educational Officers / Head Masters of Primary, Upper Primary and High Schools of all Managements under their jurisdiction to conduct the above activities in the schools effectively under “Swachhta Hi Sewa” Campaign.
in above circumstances, Dussara holidays to schools are hereby postponed from 19.09.2017 to 30.09.2017 to 21-9-2017 to 30-09-2017.
All the Regional Joint Directors of School Education and District Educational Officers are requested to take further necessary action accordingly.
This has got the approval of the Commissioner of School Education, A.P., Amaravati.