The Ministry of Education (MoE) has announced commencement of the School Selection exercise for candidates writing the 2022 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) amidst their enrollment into the Senior High School (SHS).
The Ministry in a statement said it has produced a video explaining the school selection guidelines for parents, candidates and the general public as whole.
The video, according to the Ministry, will be played on various radio and television stations nationwide.
Moreover, it added that candidates and parents can access www.freeshs.net on various dates designated.
The statement said viewing and demonstration for candidates will begin on October 24 and end on October 29, 2022, while that of parents will start on October 31 to November 18, 2022.
The statement, signed by the Ministry’s spokesperson, Kwasi Kwarteng, has, therefore, urged prospective candidates to take note of the timelines and follow accordingly.
Meanwhile, the 2022 BECE will start on Monday, October 17 and end on October 21, 2022.
A total of 552,276 candidates are expected to sit for this year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination. Out of this number, 276,988 are males whilst 275, 288 are females.
Below is the full statement: