Schools are to “fully reopen” by the end of the August.
A plan on the safe return to the classroom is being published on Monday, after Ministers agree on it at a cabinet meeting.
Schools have been shut since March 12th, due to Covid-19.
There’s still no details on what the plan to re-open schools will involve, or how social distancing will be addressed in classrooms.
But Education Minister Norma Foley says schools will be back to normal for the new term: