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COMMON ISSUE – Show-cause notices to 23 colleges

Posted on September 7th, 2016 in Fees, Management |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, Sept 07, 2016

Source: The Times of India

Pune : Managements Failed To Pay Registration Fee To State Education Board

As many as 23 junior colleges in the district have been issued show-cause notices for failing to pay registration fee to the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education. Read the rest of this entry »

Parents get time to pay hiked IES school fees

Posted on June 15th, 2016 in Fees |

Kranti Vibhute, June  15, 2016,

Source: DNA

Vacation for schools might be over, but BMC’s education department still seems to be in a vacation mood. This is causing inconvenience to many parents of Indian Education Society’s (IES) Padmakar Dhamdhere English Medium Primary School in Dadar as a decision over the fee hiked by the school is yet to be taken. Read the rest of this entry »

Parents of Vibgyor High agitate over fee hike

Posted on May 4th, 2016 in Fees |

ST Correspondent | 04  May 2016

Source: Sakal Times

Pune: Parents of children studying in Vibgyor High School have submitted a report to the education board of the PMC regarding the alleged fee hike by the school authorities and the inaction by Deputy Director of Education Ramchandra Jadhav. Read the rest of this entry »

80 parents hold hunger strike to protest fee hike

Posted on March 31st, 2016 in Fees |

ST Correspondent |  31 March 2016

Source: Sakal Times

PUNE: Around 80 parents went on a symbolic one-day hunger strike in front of the office of Deputy Director of Education, Ramchandra Jadhav, on Wednesday, protesting against fee hike by private schools in the city. Read the rest of this entry »

Parents-MIT battle over fee hike again

Posted on January 4th, 2016 in Fees |

Pallavi Smart,Jan 03, 2016,

Source: Mirror

Issue of haphazard increase comes up for 2nd year running
For the second year in a row, parents of students at MIT School on Paud Road are com plaining against arbitrary fee hikes. Par ents claim that the hike was introduced without consulting the Parent Teacher Association (PTA). They have also complained to the education commissioner about the school management ignoring the government’s order to revoke last year’s fee hike. Read the rest of this entry »

Parents band together, want DyDE removed

Posted on December 7th, 2015 in Fees |

Pallavi Smart ,Dec 6, 2015,

Source: Mirror

They claim that their grievances against exorbitant fee hikes and other expenses have gone completely unheard
Parents of several school students in the city are demanding the suspension and inquiry against the deputy director of education (DyDE) Pune. Read the rest of this entry »

Only eight send suggestions for Fee Regulation Act; parents call it a farce

Posted on November 17th, 2015 in Fees |

ALIFIYA KHAN,November 17, 2015

Source:The Indian Express

DESPITE THE city witnessing many protests against fee hike by parent body unions, only eight persons actually came forward to make suggestions for the state’s Fee Regulation Act.

People were given several weeks to send their suggestions and complaints as a revision of the Act was being planned. Read the rest of this entry »

Wakad’s Euro School charges extra fee, parents file complaint

Posted on October 7th, 2015 in Fees |

INDRAJA GUGLE ,7 October 2015

Source: Sakal Times

EVEN AS the issue of fee hike at Wakad’s Euro School is yet w die down, a new issue over additional fee erupted on Tuesday as parents alleged that the school was demanding Rs 1,000 extra towards costumes for the school’s annual function.

Parents alleged that when they visited the school to demand an explanation, the school authorities did not allow them in and refused to meet Irked by the school’s high handedness, the parents filed a complaint at Wakad police station. Read the rest of this entry »

HUTCHINGS FEE HIKE ROW – School ordered to roll back fees, follow rules

Posted on July 16th, 2015 in Fees |

Pallavi Smart,July 16, 2015

Source: Mirror

According to DyDE mandate, it will also have to form PTA, follow old fee structure
In what comes as a major relief to parents of students studying at Hutchings, the deputy director of education (DyDE) Pune on Wednesday refused to approve the school’s fee hike and ordered it to charge according to the academic year 2013-14. Read the rest of this entry »

GISS imbroglio: Parent protesting fee hike is served transfer notice

Posted on April 25th, 2015 in Fees |

Pallavi Smart,Apr 25,2015

Source: Mirror

In the latest twist to the ongoing saga involving Gyan Ganga Inter national School (GISS), a parent protesting the school’s conten tious fee hike has been served with a transfer certificate by the au thorities. Vijay Wabale, the father of a Class VIII student from the school, said the transfer notice is directly linked to the protest initiated by him against a fee hike instituted by the school. Read the rest of this entry »