The Ghana Education Service (GES) has announced that school selection for pupils who recently completed the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) will take place between Monday, November 29, 2021, and Tuesday, December 14, 2021.
The GES asked parents and guardians to take a great interest in the exercise in a press release signed by Ms Cassandra Twum Ampofo, Head, Public Relations Unit, and copied to the Ghana News Agency.
According to the announcement, the Service will begin a sensitization exercise on the guidelines for the selection method on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, in all regional and district education directorates and schools.
There would be infographics, short videos in nine Ghanaian languages, and flyers about the initiative, according to the statement.
“Again, before actual placement, candidates will be given the opportunity to text a brief code and confirm their school preferences,” it added.
This year’s BECE attracted 571, 894 candidates from 2,158 examination centers across the country.