Nov 26, Colombo: The Ministry of Education has decided to grant leave to all schools in the country on December 23, 24, 25 and 26, for the Christmas festivities, said the Secretary to the Ministry of Education, Prof. Kapila Perera.
The Ministry of Education stated that this 04 day holiday will be given for Christmas this year as Christmas will fall on a Saturday. This is also valid for all Catholic schools in the country.
Accordingly, the schools will reopen on December 27, said the Secretary to the Ministry of Education, Prof. Kapila Perera.
All schools in Sri Lanka opened for all grades on 22 November after being closed for over a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.