N DAYI: Gov’t to address ‘Free SHS’ infrastructure challenges
The District Chief Executive (DCE) of North Dayi, Mr Edmund Atta Kudjo, has said that the government is poised to address infrastructural challenges that have arisen as a result of the ‘Free Senior High School’ (SHS) flagship educational policy.
Date Created : 11/29/2017 3:54:12 AM : Story Author : Emmanuel Frimpong
He attributed the cause to increased enrollment levels at various second cycle institutions after the implementation of the free SHS initiative which took effect September, this year. The ‘Free SHS’ policy, according to the government, has increased enrollment to over 90,000 students, who would have otherwise dropped out of school.
The DCE, who made this known when addressing Assembly-members and some Heads of Department at the assembly’s Second Ordinary Meeting, said the situation is not different in the district as enrollment figures have increased in all three (3) Senior High School in the District.