The Northern Cape Education Department says a total of 338 of the 557 schools in the province have been disinfected.
The School Governing Body (SGB) at Ramalawane High School at Phoshiri village in Ga-Mphahlele in Limpopo wants the Education Department to solve problems at the school before the reopening.
The Limpopo Department of Education has advised School Management Teams not to report for duty on Monday.
SADTU says the Department Of Basic Education is not ready to reopen schools.
As administrative staff at schools across the country are expected to return to work on Monday, Equal Education has expressed concern over government’s lack of clarity on how learners and educators will be protected in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga and Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande provided an update on work done in their respective portfolios in relation to the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown.
Education Committee holds a joint meeting on the status of schooling during lockdown.
Civil society organisations want an urgent joint meeting between Parliament’s Portfolio Committees on Basic Education and Social Development.
Plans are afoot to offer online education to all matriculants in the rural parts of the Eastern Cape during the lockdown period.
Education Expert, Professor Jonathan Jansen, has advised that the 2020 academic year be called off due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.