Rc. No. 279,Dt: 9-7-2015,AP School #Revised Time Table, Subject wise weightage/ workload and Periods Upper Primary and High Schools instructions Academic Calendar 2015-16
Andra Pradesh Revised Upper Primary and High Schools Timetable, Periods allotment all subjects 6th class to 10th Class.
All the District Educational Officers in the State are informed that, the existing 9 period pattern of school time table for Upper Primary Schools and High Schools have been revised into 8 periods pattern of school time table and workload from the year 2015-16 for effective implementation of overall development of learner based teaching learning process , keeping in view of the RTE recommendations, The details are as follows:
School timings for Upper Primary Schools/High Schools (VI to X)
Instructions to Headmasters of Upper Primary and Highs Schools
All the headmasters of High schools and Upper Primary schools in the State of AP follow the guidelines while preparation and implementation of Time table.
The Headmasters of Upper Primary and High Schools prepare timetable based on number of teachers available and number of sections in the school.
Headmaster should follow Weightage of Periods as mentioned in the academic calendar.
Workload should be distributed equally among the teachers.
Value education, Art education, Work education, library book reading-is consisting of total 28 periods in classes VI and VII and 33 periods in classes VIII to X should be equally distributed to all the teachers in order to maintain equal workload except Maths, Social and Physical education teachers
Priority should be given to the teacher’s interest for co-curricular areas allotment. Headmaster may decide co-curricular areas allotment.
- Biological Science teacher – teach VI class Science and 1 Lab period.
- Physical Science teacher – teach VII class Science and 1 Lab period.
Where ever Vocational Education is in force and vocational Instructors are available, the Head Master is instructed to allot 5 Vocational Education periods by using periods allotted to work Education, Value Education, Library period etc.,
- If Physical Science teacher having Mathematics in degree and mathematics methodology in B.Ed. may be allotted class VI mathematics.