CHINA Shanghai to begin reopening school from April 27


Shanghai to begin reopening school from April 27


15:12, April 10, 2020

SHANGHAI, April 9 (Xinhua) - Shanghai will gradually reopen schools, with classes for senior students in middle and high schools to resume on April 27, local authorities said Thursday.


(File photo:

Universities, colleges and secondary vocational schools can resume classes for graduating students from April 27, and the specific reopening dates must get prior approval of local education authorities, Lu Jing, director of the Shanghai Municipal Education Commission, told a press briefing.

All schools in Shanghai should prepare to reopen before May 6, but the time for students to return to school will be released in accordance with the epidemic situation.

Beijing Municipality, Guangdong and Hubei provinces have not yet announced reopening dates for schools.

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue