The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has announced a Vt659, 792, 160 school grant for term one of this year yesterday .
Schools should receive their grant in their bank accounts starting this week.
The total grant for Early Child Care and Education (ECCE) institutions provided by the governments of Australia and New Zealand is Vt54, 244, 800.
Primary schools will be getting Vt252, 923, 760 and the secondary school tuition fee subsidy for Year 7 to 10 stands at Vt352, 623, 600.
The Government has expanded its tuition fee subsidy to include Year 9 and 10 this year.
The MOET said its Finance Department will announce the release of the grant for the remaining secondary schools and tertiary institutions at a later date this month or early next month.