DHA, has highlighted back-to-school health tips and preventative precautions as children gear up for school.
During the COVID-19 tests for teachers and administrative staff in schools according to the MoE's plan to ensure the public health and safety, MoE and NCEMA announced the transfer of a group of schools in the UAE to distance learning system.
DHA, in cooperation with the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) and the COVID-19 Command and Control Center (CCC), has conducted approximately 35,000 COVID-19 tests for teachers and administrative staff working in Dubai private schools.
To provide parents, students, and staff members in private schools in Dubai with an effective and convenient mechanism to address COVID-19 related queries, the Dubai Health Authority has launched a dedicated 24/7 back-to-school helpline at phone number 800588.
CCCP sector in Dubai Economy has started a series of field visits to monitor prices and promotional campaigns in the local market in view of the back to school season.
Dr. Abdulla Al Karam, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General of KHDA, encouraged parents and students to focus on the positives of the school reopening while ensuring preventive measures are strictly followed.
His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management said today that the Dubai government is committed to implementing critical precautionary measures to ensure a safe start to the new academic year.