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Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The UAE Ministry of Education took to their social media account to announce the dates for the winter break for the year 2019-2020.
Schools will close for the winter break from the 15th of December 2019 until the 12th of January 2020, it said.
In another Tweet they mentioned that the dates announced would apply to Government schools and schools following the MOE curriculum only.
‘This calendar is for government and private schools that follow the Ministry's curriculum,’ the statement said.
The Ministry of Education (MoE) is set to inaugurate two Zayed Education Complexes in Al Barsha and Al Mizhar areas of Dubai by the next academic year 2020-2021, with a capacity of over 7,700 students, which will serve the new densely populated areas in the emirate of Dubai.
The Ministry of Education said the lists of the top grade 12 students for both the general and advanced streams of all government and private schools adopting the ministry’s curriculum would be announced on July 10.
Dubai’s private schools have shows remarkable progress as the latest school inspection results were declared by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), Dubai, on Wednesday.
Twenty-three inmates of the Dubai Correctional and Punitive Establishments have recently undertaken the Toefl (Test of English as a Foreign Language) in preparation for tertiary education.
The Dubai Civil Defence teams put out a fire which broke out on a yacht at Dubai Marina. No injuries were reported but the yacht sustained limited damage.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has announced it will offer a number of nursing scholarships across number of local universities.