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Govt warns schools against fee hike

Posted on December 15th, 2017 in Fees |

HT Correspondent, December 15,2017

Source : Hindustan Times

The CM vowed ’strict action’ against any school that hikes its fees without a valid reason, or harasses students or parents

NEW DELHI: Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia called a meeting with MLAs and education department officials on the issue of fee hike in private schools in the name of the 7th Pay Commission, and how it has impacted parents and students. Read the rest of this entry »

AICTE wants a minimum fee for technical courses

Posted on December 12th, 2017 in Fees |

Neelam Pandey, December 12,2017

Source : Hindustan Times

NEWDELHI:A year after the regulatory body put a ceiling on the maximum fee technical institutes can charge students, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has now prescribed a minimum fee for the colleges governed by it. Read the rest of this entry »

Parents refused their wards’ report cards, cops called to intervene

Posted on December 11th, 2017 in Fees |

Alisha.Inamdar, December 10,2017

Source :Mirror

They asked admin dept to furnish fee policy with school’s stamp, but their request was turned down

The Global Indian International School in Chinchwad witnessed drama on Saturday when parents, who have been protesting the fee hike and instead opted for a monthly rather than a quarterly submission, were refused report cards of their wards. The protesting parents then called the police to intervene. Read the rest of this entry »

Indira school parents win tussle on fee hike

Posted on December 9th, 2017 in Fees |

Alisha Inamdar, December 09,2017

Source :Mirror

Approached by Tathawade-based school on the instructions of the HC, DFRC rules that the fee must be brought down from ₹ 72,000 to ₹ 52,000 per annum

After a long-standing tussle, parents of the students at Indira National School have won a case against the Tathawade school in the Divisional Fee Regulating Committee (DFRC), as of Thursday this week.

The DRFC ruled its decision in the favour of the parents, reducing the fee amount hiked by the school from Rs 72,000 per annum to Rs 52,000 per annum for the academic years 2017-2018 and 2018-2019.

Children of parents protesting GIIS’s fee hike face the ‘X’ factor

Posted on December 9th, 2017 in Fees |

Alisha Inamdar, December 09,2017

Source :Mirror

While they are shunted to a separate section, parents have been blocked from school portal, thereby cutting them out of information about homework, worksheets, circulars, etc

Chinchwad-based Global Indian International School (GIIS) and its pre-primary section, Global Montessori Plus, have created a separate section — division X — for kids whose parents have protested the fee hike and have opted for a monthly rather than a quarterly submission. It is learnt that the school has also blocked these parents from access to the school’s online portal, thereby cutting them off from daily updates on homework, test schedules, time tables, circulars and networking. Read the rest of this entry »

Vibgyor parents cry foul over school’s demand of extra fee for annual day

Posted on October 24th, 2017 in Fees |

Meeta Ramnani, October 24 , 2017

Source: Mirror

As non-paying students kept out of the fest, parents approach DyDE about discrimination; inquiry ordered
At least 25 per cent students of Vibgyor High School’s Magarpatta and NIBM branches are being denied participation in Viva, the school’s annual day celebrations to be held in December, as their parents have not agreed to pay Rs 1,000 in cash, as demanded by the authorities for covering expenses of the event. While Viva, like any annual day celebrations of other schools, offers a stage to showcase a child’s talent and skill, such discrimination has hurt the parents.Three of them have approached the deputy director of education, Pune region, Read the rest of this entry »

DTE cuts processing fee to Rs 1k for engg, pharmacy admissions

Posted on October 14th, 2017 in Admission, Fees |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, October 14 , 2017

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Complaints Trigger Easier Transaction

A simplified, low-cost admission process will now have engineering and pharmacy students paying Rs 1,000 as processing fee instead of Rs 5.000 that they currently pay.The students paid this fee through an online DD system. Read the rest of this entry »

KG student held hostage at school for not paying fee

Posted on September 12th, 2017 in Fees |

HT Correspondent, September 12, 2017

Source: Hindustan Times

REFUTING ALLEGATIONS, SCHOOL MANAGEMENT CLAIMED THE BOY HAD TO STAY BACK IN SCHOOL AS HIS VAN LEFT WHILE HE WAS IN WASHROOM

MEEEUT: A kindergarten student was allegedly held hostage in a school at Khurja in Bulandshahr district after his father, a farmer, failed to deposit his fee.

Sunil Pratap Singh, the father of Abhay (4), registered a case against the school management. Read the rest of this entry »

School keeps boy’s docus for not paying fees

Posted on September 7th, 2017 in Fees |

Salonee.Mistry, September 07, 2017

Source: Mirror
Class X student Akash struggling to make ends meet after father’s death; losing out on admission to junior college
Akash Bhosale, a 16-year-old resident of Vishrantwadi, looks at an uncertain future. He was dreaming of finishing his Class XI-XII in the commerce stream, followed by a degree to settle in a good job. But all that has come to naught as his school has withheld his Class X marksheet and school leaving certificate for not being able to pay his pending school fees. Read the rest of this entry »

Chinchwad school defied CBSE order to roll back fee hike

Posted on September 6th, 2017 in CBSE, Fees |

Meeta Ramnani, September 05, 2017

Source: Mirror

RTI query reveals Global Indian International School was asked to return to original fee structure by end of August; parents say no action taken
As the fee hike debate continues to rage, it has been revealed that Global Indian International School in Chinchwad, despite being asked to roll back its hike by the end of August, has directly defied the order given by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Read the rest of this entry »