The Municipality of Castro Marim will offer the fichas (Portuguese, Mathematics, Study of the Environment and English) to all students of the 1st cycle who attend the local school grouping.
In total, revealed the autarchy, will be more than 250 students covered by this initiative, which had already been implemented in the last school year.
Integrated in the social action policy of the municipality, this measure complements the supply of textbooks by the Government.
"To mitigate the high financial costs that the beginning of the school year represents for those in charge of education, the initiative is aimed at combating social exclusion and promoting equal opportunities in school access," said the executive led by Francisco Amaral.
The Municipality of Castro Marim will later disclose the period of delivery of the notebooks, warning that, since this support is already guaranteed, there will be no refunds afterwards for those in charge of choosing to buy them.
Within the framework of the school social action measures of the municipality of Castro Marim, scholarships (applications from 1 to 30 September) are also awarded to students from the most disadvantaged households living in the municipality of Castro Marim, enrolled and enrolled in establishments of secondary and higher education, the financing of meals for all students of the A and B levels of the 1st cycle, as well as economic aid for the acquisition of school supplies from 1st to 3rd cycles of basic education.