It's a bad news for all parents who are intending to take their child to boarding schools especially for grade one and grade 9 pupils starting next year as the government will from January 2023 do away with boarding primary schools for pupils learning in grades 1 to 9.
According to the Star news Kenya report through Facebook social media platform, new Basic Education Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang' revealed on Tuesday that parents will have to take their primary schools kids to day schools.
The net effect of the radical policy means that pupils transiting to Junior Secondary Schools will join day schools in their home areas.
Kenyans on social media have shared their different opinions and thoughts concerning that move by the government, whereby section of netizens have noticed that government is trying to remove burden cost that parents are spending on boarding schools.
Other netizens have blamed the government for giving such kind of direction. Here are some of the reactions among Kenyans netizens,
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