The Tavira City Council revealed today that, due to the epidemiological situation of Covid-19 in the municipality, the schools of the 2nd and 3rd cycles and of secondary education will close for a week.
"The Health Authority determined the closure of the 2nd, 3rd and secondary cycles during the next week", announced the municipality, in a statement released on social networks.
The decision was made following the meeting of the Municipal Civil Protection Commission held on Sunday morning.
According to the municipality, classes will take place exclusively through online platforms.
“Parents will be informed, by email, through the class directors. Depending on the evolution of the municipality's epidemiological situation, this measure may be prolonged ”, warned the Câmara de Tavira.
In the municipality of Tavira, hundreds of cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in the last week, due to several outbreaks.