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Second round of RTE quota admissions begins today

Posted on March 27th, 2017 in Admission, RTE |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK,  March 27, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : The second round of 25% quota admissions under Right to Education (RTE) Act will start from Monday .

The lottery will be drawn and school allotments made to applicants. Parents will have to confirm admissions with the allotted school by April 3, the education office of Pune zilla parishad has notified.

The admission procedure is being conducted online by the state education department. From Pune district, Read the rest of this entry »

Principals to fill online Std XI forms

Posted on March 24th, 2017 in Admission |

Ardhra Nair, March 24, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : The deputy director of education, Pune division, has asked all high school principals to assist their respective students with the Standard XI admission process.

The principals have been asked to fill up part 1 of the application forms for admission, in a bid to mitigate the problems faced by parents.Now, parents will only need to obtain the information booklet and visit the principal of the school where their child studied class X. Read the rest of this entry »

CIRCULAR SHOCK – School appeals for `minimum Rs 2 lakh’ from few parents

Posted on March 22nd, 2017 in Admission, Management |

SwatiShindeGole, March 22, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Hutchings Wants To Buy Playground

The Hutchings High School & Junior College in Camp has appealed to parents of students seeking admission to ‘donate generously’ for land that the school’s management is looking to purchase for a playground.A circular states it would accept a `minimum contribution of Rs two lakh towards the corpus fund’ and there is no upper limit.School Read the rest of this entry »

Right to Education: Parents say schools demanding irrelevant documents, cancelling admissions

Posted on March 21st, 2017 in Admission, EWS, RTE |

Alifiya Khan | March 21, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

Education dept issues clarification on RTE norms

WITH LESS than 50 per cent students being given admission under the reserved quota for the Economically-Weaker Section (EWS) under the Right to Education (RTE) Act, the organisations, working in the field of RTE admissions, are blaming such a situation on schools for refusing admissions on some pretext or the other. In the first round of admissions, of the 13,243 seats, a little over 5,600 students have confirmed their seats. Read the rest of this entry »

Over 4,500 students get admissions under RTE

Posted on March 20th, 2017 in Admission, RTE |

ST CORRESPONDENT, 19 March 2017

Source: Sakal Times

Pune: The Right to Education (RTE) admissions for 25 per cent of reserved seats are going on in the State and in Pune, 4,768 students have got admissions.

There are a total of 15,693 seats in the city from 849 schools and there were 36,933 applications for the same.
Earlier, the final date was declared as March 15, but later the education board decided to extend the date of admissions to March 18.  Read the rest of this entry »

RTE ADMISSION – Parents run from pillar to post

Posted on March 20th, 2017 in Admission, RTE |

Ardhra Nair, March 20,2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Pvt Schools, Govt Play Blame Game

Veena Netke has been visiting the Pune Municipal Corporation’s Right To Education grievance redressal cell for the past eight days. Her daughter was allotted a school during the common admission process but the institute has asked her to pay the school fee.Mohammad Tamboli’s granddaughter was allotted three schools after the lottery , but none of them are accepting her. Read the rest of this entry »

MH-CET coaching classes wear a deserted look, emphasis on JEE

Posted on March 16th, 2017 in Admission |

SwatiShindeGole, March 16,2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Coaching classes in the city for the state common entrance test (MH-CET) for engineering admissions are mostly empty .

Students have opted to prepare for the national joint entrance exam (JEE) instead of the MH-CET because the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) is contemplating a single national entrance test for engineering from 2018. In that case, the MHCET would be redundant and all engineering aspirants will have to attempt the national test. Read the rest of this entry »

MH-CET syllabus to match JEE, NEET levels

Posted on March 15th, 2017 in Admission, Examination |

SwatiShindeGole, March 15,2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : The state common entrance test (MH-CET) for admission to engineering colleges would be at par with the national competitive examinations from 2018-19 academic year.

The state government has made changes in the syllabus of the science stream in accordance with the entrance examinations.The difficulty level, nature of questions and pattern of the question paper for MH-CET would match JEE and National Eligibility Entrance Test. Read the rest of this entry »

Schools refuse admission under RTE

Posted on March 14th, 2017 in Admission, RTE |

Ardhra Nair, March 12,2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Absence Of Helpline Poses A Challenge

The grievance redressal cell of the Pune Municipal Corporation’s school board has been flooded with complaints related to refusal of admission by schools to students allotted to them under the Right to Education Act and asking parents to pay full or partial annual fee.With no toll-free helpline number, parents are forced to approach the school board rather than contact the help centres in their respective areas. Read the rest of this entry »

RTE admissions in two schools hit roadblock

Posted on March 11th, 2017 in Admission, RTE |

Darshana Daga, March 11,2017

Source: Mirror

While Undri institute denies entry, Yerwada one demands fees; parents write to edu boards
While everything seemed hunky dory as the first round of the Right to Educa tion (RTE) admission commenced recently, the initiative has hit a roadblock now. The education department has already started receiving complaints from parents against the schools where they want their wards to be enrolled in.Several parents allege that the RIMS International School in Undri has been denying admissions to the selected candidates, Read the rest of this entry »