PROPOSED ACADEMIC CALENDAR OF 2021-2022

LASG RELEASES APPROVED 2021/2022 HARMONIZED ACADEMIC SCHOOL CALENDAR

In line with its mandate to ensure a harmonized academic school calendar for both public and private schools in Lagos State, the Office of Education Quality Assurance (OEQA) has released the approved school calendar for 2021/2022 academic year. At a stakeholders’ meeting, members comprising of school administrators, members of various private schools associations, proprietors and representatives of[…]

LASG PENALIZES ERRING SCHOOLS FOR 2020 WASSCE/BECE EXAMINATION MALPRACTICE

As part of efforts of the Lagos State Government’s zero tolerance policy on examination malpractice, the Honourable Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo who was represented by the Chairman, Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) Mrs. Elizabeth Ariyo, led the investigation panel of enquiry where 19 schools were investigated and indicted for general examination malpractice and document falsification by[…]

LASG Launches ‘LAGOS LEARNS TOGETHER’

Lagos State Government through the Office of Education Quality Assurance, on Thursday, launched the “Lagos Learns Together”, stressing that the current administration will not leave any child behind in terms of access to education. Speaking at the launching held at the SUBEB Multipurpose Hall, Maryland, the Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, revealed that the[…]

LASG RELEASES 2020/2021 ACADEMIC SESSION CALENDAR

The Lagos State Ministry of Education, Office of Education Quality Assurance has released the approved Lagos State school calendar for year 2020/2021 session. According to the time table, both public and private schools below tertiary level will resume First Term academic activities on Monday 21st September, 2020 while the term runs through Friday 18th December, 2020. The[…]

LASG SET TO ENSURE SAFE REOPENING OF SCHOOLS

The Office of Education Quality Assurance (OEQA), Lagos State Ministry of Education organized a 2-day training for School Leaders and Educators on sustainable approach to safe reopening of Public and Private schools below tertiary level in the state. The programme tagged “Moving Forward: a training for the safe reopening of Lagos State Public and Private Schools” is[…]

LASG SEALED 10 PRIVATE SCHOOLS FOR FLOUTING CLOSURE DIRECTIVE

The Lagos State Government has sealed Ten (10) private schools that flouted the closure directives of the federal and state governments as a result of Covid-19 pandemic to ensure the safety of students. The Director General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Lagos State, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, who led the Monitoring and Investigation team of the office, disclosed[…]

LASG TO SANCTION SCHOOLS DEFYING CLOSURE DIRECTIVE

– Abiola Seriki-Ayeni The Lagos State Office of Education Quality Assurance has condemned the act of inviting students to school by owners of private schools against the directive of the Lagos State Government to shut down due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. In a statement released from the Office of the Director General, OEQA, Private schools are strongly[…]

SANWO-OLU CELEBRATES YEAR 2020 CHILDREN’S DAY

…Read-Aloud to students To commemorate the Year 2020 Children’s Day, the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu Read-Aloud to children through virtual online social media platforms due to the COVID-19 pandemic which led to the global closure of schools. The Read-Aloud is the initiative of the Lagos State Government, Office of Education Quality Assurance designed for[…]