Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang' further directed school heads to receive new students until then in order to give schools ample time to upload the freshers' particulars into National Education Management Information System (NEMIS).
According to Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang, this will ensure that every child is given an opportunity to learn.
Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang said they want to ensure 100 percent transition rate, following an alarm raised by headteachers that not all students had reported to school.
In Thursday’s update, Education Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang’ said that more information would be provided today at the conclusion of the exercise that started on Monday.
According to the report signed by Basic Education PS Belio Kipsang, the sector falls short of Sh113 billion required to ensure smooth implementation of the projects.
Early childhood and basic Education PS Belio Kipsang said the books are in addition to the 12.5 million that have already been distributed for the three grades.
, MACHAKOS, Kenya, Jan 8 – Education Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang has assured Kenyans that the National Information and Management System (NEMIS) is working.
Education PS Belio Kipsang' said the textbooks are aligned to Competence Based Curriculum that the government has rolled out in grades one to three.
Last week, Education Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang announcement that the government has already distributed 12.5 million early grade literacy and numeracy textbooks.
After a public uproar, Education PS Belio Kipsang’ allowed school principals to admit students as long as their details are captured in the new digital system.