Kasbah district, Mafraq, ends double-shift system in 21 schools

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AMMAN — Director of the Mafraq Education Directorate Osama Al-Shdeifat said the Kasbah district ended the double-shift system in 21 out of its 25 schools, according to Al-Mamlaka TV.اضافة اعلان

Shdeifat said on Monday that “it is better to cancel the double-shift system in these schools for the students’ safety", adding that this decision came after the directorate conducted an extensive study and came up with accurate statistics on the number of students in schools and the available spaces and facilities.

The directorate has 54,000 students, including 8,000 Syrians, in 167 schools.

The directorates of education for the Northeastern Badia and the Northwestern Badia are currently working to end the double-shift system as well.

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