The date of the beginning of the academic year in Russia

The academic year begins on September 1, according to the plan, and the children will go to school as usual, said the head of the Ministry of education Sergey Kravtsov in the broadcast channel "Russia 24".

Kravtsov added that stated that given the situation with coronavirus infection measures epidemiological protection will be strengthened.

"Today this work with the regions", — said Kravtsov.

Earlier the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova said that there is a high share of confidence that the Russian students will return to school in early September. According to her, already prepared special recommendations on organization of educational process.

Relevant data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.