The 2021 and 31st edition of BECE for School Candidates according to the Management of the Ghana Education Service (GES) will start November this year, a GES official has told Educationweb.com.gh.
According to the source, prospective final year students in Senior High School (SHS) will start this year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination in September/October and BECE in November 2021.
This comes after President Akufo-Addo yesterday in his 21st televised nation’s address announced the reopening dates of schools in the country.
According to Akufo-Addo, public and private kindergarten, primary and Junior High School (JHS) students will from January 15, 2021 return back to classrooms to commence the 2021/2022 academic year.
“All SHS 1 students will start classes from 10th March, with all students embarking on a single-track academic calendar”, he added.
As the Education Service reveals the date for the 2021 BECE for School Candidates, the West African Examinations Council at the appropriate time will release the BECE timetable for the conduct of the national exams.