10 schools closed from the 9th August for paper marking
The Department of Examinations says that 10 schools will be closed from 30th August to 12th Sepetember for A/L paper marking activities.
10 schools including Royal College and Visakha Vidyala in Colombo, Maliyadeva College Kurunegala, Kegalu Balika Vidyalaya and Kingswood College Kandy will be completely closed within the aforementioned time period, for the first round of paper marking.
These schools will be reopened on 15th September.
Furthermore several classrooms of 11 other schools will be used for paper marking activities.