Following discussions held between the MUT and the Ministry for Education and Employment, the additional day as a compensation for holidays falling during weekends in 2020 announced in the latest budget has been set for Wednesday 26th February 2020. This day has been defined for state schools whereas non-state schools are required to allocate the holiday in agreement with the MUT. The MUT shall be communicating with the respective non-state schools accordingly.
The MUT reminds members that this is in addition to the two days already given as compensation for holidays falling during weekends, which for state schools shall be on 16th and 17th April (i.e. added to the Easter holidays).