Elementary and Junior High Schools to Receive Request for Same Reopening Period
On May 15th, regarding the ongoing closures for Fukui Prefectural schools, Fukui Prefecture made a decision to reopen the schools from June 1st, after the effectiveness of exercising self-restraint from outings during the Golden Week holidays is confirmed. The prefecture also stated that it will be possible to increase the amount of days students can attend school to 2-3 times a week from May 18th.
Concerning the municipal education boards, which oversee the elementary and junior high schools, a request will be made to resume classes from June 1st. The decisions were made during Fukui Prefecture’s Novel Coronavirus Response Headquarters Conference, held on May 15th.