Ministry of Education, Guyana

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Education policy provides for free access to formal education at the Nursery, Primary and Secondary levels. Indeed the national policy provides for compulsory education from ages five years and nine months to fifteen years. The data shows that access to…
The Ministry of Education is pleased to inform that Guyana has achieved Millennium Development Goal number 2. This means that every child in Guyana of the relevant age cohort can access primary education. The Ministry is further pleased to make…
              Nursery School: The child’s third birth anniversary must be on or before the 31st March in the year in which the child is to be admitted. Primary School: The child’s fifth birthday anniversary…
In the Georgetown Education District, interviews will be conducted and verification visits made before admission letters are issued by the Placement Unit Ministry of Education. The applicant will be informed of the date on which to return for the placement…
Request for transfer must be made on the prescribed form which can be uplifted at the Placement Unit, Ministry of Education or Departments of Education in the Regions. Before an application for a transfer is received and considered, all applicants…
                Transfers to schools with a lower cut-off scores will only be allowed in accordance with availability of places. Transfers will be entertained only for extreme necessitous cases, within the area code. Placement…
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