Saudi Arabia: New academic year begins on August 29

The new school year in Saudi Arabia will begin on Sunday, August 29, with the holidays beginning at the end of the school year after June 30.

According to the Saudi Ministry of Education, corona vaccine is a requirement for students 12 years of age and older to attend.

The Saudi Ministry of Education says 70 percent of middle and high school students have been vaccinated.

According to the spokesperson, the rate of one dose of Corona vaccine is 45% while the rate of two doses is 19%.

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