From Saturday, students will have to follow exam-style seating arrangements in classrooms and all activities conducted in public spaces – such as learning journeys – will be suspended.
Group sizes in all activities will be reduced from eight to five people, and the overall capacity for activities such as lectures cannot exceed 50.
The remaining National School Games competitions will also be suspended to minimise intermingling of students across schools and institutions.
These are some of the latest measures announced by the Ministry of Education (MOE) yesterday, as Singapore takes stricter measures to curb the spread of Covid-19 in the community.
These measures will take effect until May 30.
They apply to MOE kindergartens, primary and secondary schools, special education schools, junior colleges, Millennia Institute and institutes of higher learning.
“The latest measures aim to reduce intermingling of students across schools/institutions and minimise external activities, while ensuring that teaching and