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Thursday, 11 June 2015

Telangana Academic Calendar 2015 - 16

Primary Schools : 7 hours per day including lunch break and short term intervals 09.00 AM to 04.00

Upper Primary Schools : 7 and 1/2 hours per day including lunch break and short term intervals

High Schools : 7 and 1/2  hours per day including lunch break and short term intervals

Government of Telangana

School Education Department





From
To
Sri T. Chiranjeevulu, IAS,
The Principal Secretary,
Director, School Education,
Education Department,
Telangana State,
Government of Telangana,
Hyderabad.
Hyderabad.
Lr. Rc. No. 405/D/C&T/TSCERT/ 2015,
Dated: 30.05.2015
Madam,

Sub: SCERT, Telangana, Hyderabad - Academic Calendar for 2015-16 and other academic issues - Reg.
Ref: 1. Govt. Memo No. 1840/SE.Prog.II/A2/2015, Dated: 19.05.2015.
2.Lr.Rc.No.405/D/C&T/TSCERT/2015, Dated:25-04-2015.
** *
I wish to submit that vide reference cited, it was requested to furnish the revised proposals as per the discussions held with the Hon'ble Dy.CM and M (Edn.) on certain items. Accordingly the revised proposal is furnished here under items wise vide reference cited.
a)The proposal at point.3, regarding change of school timings is modified and the students and the teachers will have summer vacation from 24th April to 12thJune.
In this case, the school timings proposed for both Primary and Upp^r Primary/ High Schools is given here under:
Primary Schools : 7 hours per day including lunch break and short term intervals
09.00 AM to 04.00 PM with lunch break from 12.10 PM to 01.10 PM with eight (8) periods. The first period will be 45 minutes and the rest of the periods are 40 minutes duration.
Upper Primary Schools: 7 and 1/2 hours per day including lunch break and short term intervals
09.00 AM to 04.30 PM with lunch break from 12.30 PM to 01.20 PM with eight (8) periods. All the periods are 45 minutes duration expect last period which is for co-curricular activities for a time period of 70 minutes that is 35+35 minutes for co-curricular activities/ subject transaction.
High Schools: 7 and 1/2 hours per day including lunch break and short term intervals
09.30 AM to 05.00 PM with lunch break from 01.00 PM to 02.00 PM with eight (8) periods. The periods i.e. th'e first 6 periods will be for 45 and the last 2 periods will be of 40 minutes each duration.
GHMC located Schools: No change of time. Present timings will continue
Summer vacation: The summer vacation for the teachers and children will be from 24lh April to 11thJune, 2015 as usual and as per the earlier pattern being followed. The schools will be reopen on 12thJune, 2015.
b)Incorporate clear timings for extracurricular activities like education on human values, human rights in the academic schedule.
Following is the distribution of periods for co-curricular activities per week:
s.
Subject

Primary Schools
Upper Primary/
No



High Schools
1
Physical and Health
Education
5
3
2
Work and Computer
Education
2
2
3
Value Education and Life Skills
3
1
4
Art and Cultural Education
4
2

Total

14
8
b)Specify the inter-school, inter-district and State Level competitions in sports and various other activities and set aside specific dates and months for conducting these activities.
Following is the schedule for school games:
·         School Level- During July, 2015
·         Mandal/ Division Level- Before 20lh August, 2015
·         District Level- 21st August to 15th September, 2015
·         Selected candidates may be sent to State Level competitions to be held during September/ October, 2015.
c)The vacation during Dussehra should be clearly indicated in the schedule.
The vocation for both Dussehra and Sankranthi festival is given which will be
reflected in the academic calendar.
·         First term vacation for Dasera will be from 10th to 25th October, 2015
·         Second term vacation for Sankranthi will be from 11th to 17th January, 2016
·         However, second term vacation for Christian minority schools will be from 24lh to30th December, 2015.

d)The dates and months of various internal exams should also be specified clearly in the academic schedule.
The internal exams i.e. Formative Assessment (FA) scheduled for four times i.e. FA1, FA2, FA3 and FA4. Further two summative assessments have been schedule. The dates and months of both internals that is Formative Assessment and summative examinations are given here under.
c)
Formative Assessment
(Internals):


SI.No.
Formative Assessment (FA)
Evaluating children works and
awarding the grades



1
FA1
31st
July, 2015

2
FA2
31st
August, 2015
3
FA3
30th
November,
2015
4
FA4 for classes I to IX
28th
February,
2016
5
FA4 for class X
31st
January, 2016


d)
Summative Assessment:

SI.No.
Summative Assessment (SA)
Dates for conducting Summative
Assessments


1
SA1 (First term)
Before Dussehra vacation i.e. 3rd to 9'"

October, 2015


2
SA2 (Second term) for classes I to IX
7th to 14th March, 2016
3
SSC Public Exams
As decided by Government
Therefore, it is requested to issue Government orders vide reference 2 cited and item wise as above, so as to reflect the same in the academic calendar.


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