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RTE admissions: Dismal response forces authorities to start 2nd round of online applications

Posted on October 10th, 2016 in Admission, RTE |

Express News Service |October 9, 2016

Source : The Indian Express

Confirming that the decision has been taken to ensure more RTE admissions, he said that the situation was more grim in rural areas where very few applications had come in as compared to available seats.

Following a poor response for admissions to the 25 per cent of seats reserved for economically backward students under the Right to Education (RTE) Act, Read the rest of this entry »

admissions drag on even as school year progresses

Posted on August 3rd, 2016 in Admission |

EXPRESS NEWS SERVICE , August 03, 2016

Source : The Indian Express

Fifth round of admissions now proposed: District Primary Education Officer 

TWO AND-A-HALF months since schools have started the new academic year the proms or admissions for 25 percent re-served seats for economically challenged students under the Right To Education (RTE) Act is still lagging. With the fourth round of admissions currently on until August 5, the primary education department of the district collectorate declared on Tuesday that a fifth round of admissions would now follow. Read the rest of this entry »

Admissions under RTE likely from this week

Posted on April 4th, 2016 in Admission, RTE |

April 04, 2016

Source: Sakal Times

As the admission season begins, Education Officer of PMC, BK Dahiphale interacts with Namrata Devikar about the soon-to-start admissions through RTE

When will the admission through RTE Start? Read the rest of this entry »

Primary edu dept tries to smoothen RTE admissions

Posted on January 18th, 2016 in Admission, RTE |

Alifiya Khan ,Jan 17, 2016

Source:The Indian Express

FROM SCHOOL managements working in conjunction with education board officials to transferring the online form filling process to a high – end server to avoid glitches, a series of proposals are being worked on at the state primary education department to ensure that the 25 percent quota admission fiasco under Right to Education Act is not repeated. Read the rest of this entry »

RTE ADMISSIONS Finally, students get alternate allotments

Posted on October 16th, 2015 in Admission, RTE |

Alfiya Khan,Oct 16, 2015,

Source:The Indian Express

Pune: ENDING THE deadlock over 25 percent quota admissions for students from economically weaker sections under the Right to Education Act, Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) officials say that all those who ‘sought’ admissions have been given allotments by October 15.

Over two days in a special round of RTE admissions that took place at Rajiv Gandhi E-learning School, parents of 127 students out of the 370 who were denied admissions turned up and every single student was offered an alternate allotment. Read the rest of this entry »

Pune leads Maharashtra in refusing students RTE quota admissions

Posted on October 6th, 2015 in Admission, RTE |

Alfiya Khan | October 6, 2015

Source:The Indian Express

16 schools are still holding out against admissions, education department has initiated process for de-recognition and action for contempt of court.

Of all the cities in Maharashtra, Pune has the highest number of students selected for RTE admissions as well as those refused admissions, according to statistics available with the directorate of primary education of Maharashtra. Read the rest of this entry »

RTE NOOSE TIGHTENS ON EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS – Schools now taken to cops

Posted on August 29th, 2015 in Admission, RTE |

Sandip Kolhatkar,Aug 29 2015,

Source:Mirror

PMC education board lodges police complaints against 3 schools for refusing admission under Act, despite court orders
The countdown has begun.Soon after the Pune Municipal Corporation’s (PMC) education board vowed to take strict action against schools failing to follow the new high court (HC) mandate regarding admissions under the Right To Education (RTE) Act last week, police complaints have been registered against three schools, which have refused RTE admissions. Read the rest of this entry »

Seven schools start RTE admission process

Posted on August 26th, 2015 in Admission, RTE |

Alifiya Khan | August 26, 2015

Source:The Indian Express

PMC education board threatens to recommend de-recognition for schools that don’t fall in line.

In a contrast to Monday’s scenario when education officials went from school to school to press them for admitting students under the Right to Education (RTE) quota for children from the economically weaker sections, several city school representatives came to the Education Board on Tuesday to discuss their problems in RTE implementation with officials and later agreed to start the process of RTE admissions. Read the rest of this entry »

Row over RTE Admissions: Education department team of 15 inspects schools

Posted on July 31st, 2015 in Admission, Education Department, RTE |

Alifiya Khan ,Jul 31, 2015,

Source:The Indian Express

Activists, however, alleged the department was refusing to commit to a time-frame for completion of the process

After weeks of inaction over the controversy surrounding completion of Round I of RTE admissions, education department officials have finally taken action. Read the rest of this entry »

Only 12 RTE admissions confirmed post HC order

Posted on July 27th, 2015 in Admission, High Court, RTE |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK,Jul 27, 2015,
Source: The Times of India

Mumbai: Even as the Bombay high court, earlier this month, asked the state government to conduct admissions under the Right to Education Act’s 25% quota, at both the pre-primary and Class I levels, over 650 students who have been allotted a seat are yet to secure admissions. Following the HC order, only 12 students confirmed the admissions after the HC order. Read the rest of this entry »