In preparation for the upcoming mock examination, SSS 3 students in all Lagos State public schools have been ordered to resume on Monday, 5th September, 2016.
This was disclosed by the Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mr Adesina Odeyemi, who said that students would have a week-long coaching, ahead of the exam.
Odeyemi said the mock examination would determine those to be registered for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) in 2017.
The Permanent Secretary said the mock examination would commence between 14th and 16th September with practical while the theory would commence on 19th September.
He advised the students to attend the extra coaching classes, adding that attendance would be strictly monitored.
Mr Odeyemi said the students’ punctuality would be a show of appreciation to the teachers who were determined to put extra hours in preparing them for the external examination.
He also urged parents and guardians to assist government by providing the basic needs of their wards during the period as the studentsn would require new books, school uniforms and other learning materials. (NAN)