Consequently, new dates have been announced for the various school terms for Kindergarten to Junior High Schools as follows:
|1st Term||18th January - 14th April||12 weeks||15th April - 9th May|
|2nd Term||10th May - 18th August||14 weeks||19th August - 12th September|
|3rd Term||13th September - 22nd December||14 weeks|
A statement issued by the Ministry of Education said the reversion to the trimester system follows representation from a section of the public and key educational stakeholders to re-instate the trimester system, as well as further consultation on the issue.