School year closes 29 July; end of year tests required to pass

The National Education Council that rules education in the Dominican Republic met on Tuesday, 8 June 2021 and decided how the school year should end in the Dominican Republic. Among the decisions:
August will be the vacation time for students. The school year will end as planned on 29 July 2021.
The National Standardized Tests (Pruebas Nacionales) are canceled for the 2020-2021 school year and students passing the grade will receive the certificates in the secondary level.
Customary end-of-course exams will determine who passes the grade in elementary, secondary and adult education levels.

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Diario Libre

9 June 2021