Scorching heat in Telangana State has rescheduled the school hours. The state’s school education department has issued a notice that declares half day schools from March 15, 2019 to April 12, 2019.
The extreme heat of this season is the reason behind a revised schedule. According to the reports, the state’s weather is ranging from 36 degree Celsius to 39 degree Celsius for this week. As per forecast, the heat is expected to cross 40 degree Celsius in coming weeks. As an action towards protecting students’ health, the new timings are declared by the state school education department.
The notice has confirmed that all the primary, upper primary schools and high schools will function from 7:45 am to 12:30 pm. This schedule is to be followed by all schools – government, government-aided and private schools. However, the schools having SSC exam centers will have classes from 1 pm to 5 pm.