A circular consisting of guidelines on school admissions will be issued tomorrow.
Giving views at a media briefing,.Minister Bandula Gunawardena said that an Officer of the Education Ministry or a Provincial Ministry will not head the interview board for Grade One admissions. The school Principal, the Principal of the Primary school or his representative will appear in the interview board.
Accordingly, he said parents, past pupils, teachers and Principals will comprise the interview board as stated in the circular. They will act collectively maintaining transparency. It would mete out justice to everyone. As such, the Minister added that his Ministry will not be responsible with regard to selections made.