Spring provincial exams cancelled for Grade 12 students due to COVID-19

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The province has cancelled Grade 12 provincial exams for June because of the impact the pandemic has continued to have on education in Manitoba.

January exams were cancelled as well

Manitoba Grade 12 students will not have provincial exams in June due to COVID-19. (froampsbeg/Shutterstock)

The province has cancelled Grade 12 provincial exams for June because of the impact the pandemic has continued to have on education in Manitoba. 

However, teachers are expected to continue to assess students for grades at the end of the year, a provincial spokesperson said via email. 

Provincial exams in January were also cancelled due to the pandemic. 

Education Minister Cliff Cullen is expected to give more details during a 2 p.m. news conference.