Coronavirus: school closures over infections impose venue change on dozens of Diploma of Secondary Education exam candidates

//Coronavirus: school closures over infections impose venue change on dozens of Diploma of Secondary Education exam candidates

Coronavirus: school closures over infections impose venue change on dozens of Diploma of Secondary Education exam candidates

Dozens of Hong Kong students from the first 3,400 candidates to sit this year’s university entrance exams were forced on Friday to take the tests in backup venues after the sudden coronavirus-related closure of at least two schools.Exams were abruptly cancelled at Shung Tak Catholic English College and Ching Chung Hau Po Woon Secondary School in the New Territories following confirmation that a pupil at the former was infected and one at the latter was a patient’s close contact.A total of about…

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