Education cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has slightly altered the calendar for primary and secondary schools following the new date for the fresh presidential election.
Matiangi says students in Forms 1 to 3 will break for the Christmas holidays on October 24.
All primary schools will also now close on October 25.
Following the announcement by the Indepdndent Electoral and Boundaries Commission that the fresh poll will be held on October 26, Matiangi said the Kenya Certicicate of Secondary Education Home Science exam set to begin on that day has been pushed to October 30.
This article was first published on Capital News.