In a surprising move, the institute sector retreated from the plan to attend its students to the institutes, during which it divided the institutes, which numbered 10 thousand Azharian institutes throughout the republic, starting from kindergarten to high school, into two “high density – low density” sections, provided that attendance is in the institutes. Low for 5 days from Sunday to Thursday, and the study starts from eight in the morning and continues until two and a quarter in the afternoon, according to the conditions of each institute.
The Al-Azhar Institutes Sector issued its new decision that the study should be as follows:
Pre-primary, first, second and third primary grades, “4 days a week.”
From the fourth grade to the third secondary grade, “only two days.”
He stressed that the necessary precautionary and preventive measures be taken to address Corona virus infection.
The Al-Azhar Institutes Sector issued the preventive measures and procedures to be followed in the event of an infection of the emerging corona virus, during which it set a number of levels for the closure decision, where the decision is made, in coordination with the Directorate of Health and the Azhar Region, to close the chapter in the event of more than one confirmed case of infection with a virus Corona, new in the same season, and the closure is for a period of 28 days, starting from the date of the start of the implementation of the closure decision.
As for the case of closing the institute completely, it takes place when more than one chapter is closed inside the institute within two weeks, and for a period of 28 days, and the decision to close is in coordination with the Health Directorate and Al-Azhar Region.
As for the decision to close the institute complex, it is taken in coordination with the Health Directorate and Al-Azhar Region, when a chapter in any of the other institutes in the same complex is closed within two weeks of closing the first complex, and the institute complex is closed for a period of 28 days.
The Al-Azhar Institutes Sector stated that in the event that educational schools in the village or city are closed, the Azharite institutes in the same village or city are closed.
As for the case of closing the governorate’s institutes completely, it is taken according to the recommendations of the governorate’s Corona Crisis Management Committee, in which Al-Azhar represents the head of the central administration to follow the development of the epidemiological situation.
In a related context, the Al-Azhar Institutes Sector issued a decision that was circulated to all regions, in which it alerted the digital transformation official or computer teacher at Al-Azhar institutes to enter Al-Azhar electronic portal, “the official portal of Al-Azhar”, to print education outcomes.
The decision indicated that the Sheikh of the institute distributes them to the supervisors of educational materials to teach them to students of Al-Azhar institutes at the beginning of the new academic year and includes what was not explained in the last academic year, starting from March 15 until the end of the school year, during which a decision was issued to suspend studies and impose a curfew as a precautionary and preventive measure Against the spread of Corona virus infection.