With immediate effect, the Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) has announced a six-day workweek. During Ramadan, the FDE has also changed the timings for schools and colleges in Islamabad’s jurisdiction.
According to a notice issued by the Director Academics FDE, the morning shift at schools and colleges will begin at 8 a.m. and end at 12 p.m. from Monday to Saturday.
From Monday to Thursday, schools and institutions will open at 12 p.m. and shut at 4 p.m. for the evening shift. Friday’s evening shift will begin at 2 p.m. and end at 4 p.m.
Before the end of the academic week, the Director Academics FDE has asked all Area Education Officers (AEOs) and Heads of Institutions (HOIs) to tell students about the amended Ramadan schedules for schools and colleges.