Education | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 24, 2017
Parents, whose kids are to be admitted in nursery this year, on Monday told the Delhi High Court that the AAP government's order to private unaided schools to admit students in nursery using the neighbourhood criteria, is bad in law and has curtailed their fundamental rights.
Education | Edited by Shihabudeen Kunju S | Tuesday January 24, 2017
The Supreme Court today upheld a Delhi high court verdict that made it mandatory for private unaided schools, built on Delhi Development Authority land, to seek permission of the Delhi government before hiking tuition fees, even if the fee hike is done in the middle of the year.
Education | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 20, 2017
The Delhi High Court on Friday stayed a city government notification that made it mandatory for private unaided minority schools to admit kids in nursery, in the unreserved category, on the basis of neighbourhood criteria.
Education | Press Trust of India | Friday January 20, 2017
Delhi High Court yesterday asked the Centre to spell out its policy regarding private schools running on land alloted to them by government at concessional rates across the country. Justice Manmohan issued notice to the Ministries of Human Resource Development and Urban Development seeking their replies on whether there was any neighbourhood criter...
Education | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 17, 2017
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today ordered action against over 50 private schools in the national capital which have been found adopting "arbitrary" and "unreasonable" criteria for nursery admissions. Sisodia, who is also the Education Minister slammed private schools running on DDA land for moving court against the new guidelines on ...
Education | Press Trust of India | Monday January 16, 2017
In a quirky move, a prominent Delhi school has barred parents having more than two kids from seeking admission for their wards, saying it wants to motivate people to have less children. Salwan School in West Delhi's Rajendra Nagar has mentioned this condition in the registration forms issued by its two branches- Salwan Montessori and GD Salwan.
Education | Press Trust of India | Friday January 13, 2017
To "avoid any ambiguity" in the nursery admission process, the Delhi High Court today directed the parents to fill up the application forms of various schools based on the criteria set by them as well as the AAP government.
Education | Edited by Shihabudeen Kunju S | Thursday January 12, 2017
Delhi High Court critisiced the Delhi Government for the "chaos" it has created in the Delhi Nursery Admission procedure. The HC was considering a plea filed by the Action Committee Unaided Recognised Private Schools which challenged the notification restricting private schools on public land to admit children only through neighbourhood or distance...
Education | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 11, 2017
Admissions to entry-level classes in Delhi under the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and Disadvantaged Group (DG) categories will begin today, with the Delhi government announcing guidelines for the process.
Education | Edited by Shihabudeen Kunju S | Friday January 6, 2017
The whole Delhi Nursery admission process is mired in confusion and chaos, in which the most affected, are the parents and children who are eligible to apply for the Economically Weaker Section (EWS)/ Disadvantaged Group (DG) category. Social networking sites and discussion forums are seeing plenty of queries and questions from the parents belongin...
Education | Edited by Shihabudeen Kunju S | Thursday January 5, 2017
Nursery admission in Delhi schools started on January 2 and the parents are still facing troubles with choosing schools for their children. Plenty of complaints have been reported after Delhi nursery admissions kicked off in the beginning of this week. Most prominent among them is the confusion over 298 schools in the capital city. After Delhi Dire...
Education | Edited by Shihabudeen Kunju S | Tuesday January 3, 2017
Another nursery admission season is here. Parents in Delhi are not taking chances and putting all the efforts to get that single seat for their child. Since the whole procedure is full of tension, confusion and scrambling, here, we are trying to make things a bit simpler.
Education | Edited by Shihabudeen Kunju S | Monday January 2, 2017
Nursery admissions in Delhi began today, in around 1,400 private unaided recognised schools for the next academic session, the Delhi government's Directorate of Education announced. It, however, does not cover the 285 schools built on Delhi Development Authority or DDA land. These schools will follow separate guidelines on admissions. According the...
Education | Press Trust of India | Monday January 2, 2017
Parents flocked various schools in the national capital today as the race for nursery admissions began even as confusion prevailed about the criteria in over 250 schools. Delhi government has put on hold admissions in 295 private unaided schools built on land given by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) as the file sent by it to the L-G office fo...
Blog | Priyanka Bhattacharya Dutt | Monday February 15, 2016
So there I was whining,about applying to five schools until Mr. 31-Schools brought my world crashing down. Was I seriously denying my child the chance to be a part of our hallowed education system for the next 15 years of his life? What if he never got the chance to fulfill every Indian parent's dream and become a doctor or engineer? Would the worl...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 10, 2016
The Delhi government today told the High Court that management quota for nursery admission in private schools was "inherently prone to misuse", which led it to step in and scrap it.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 4, 2016
Delhi High Court today stayed AAP government's order scrapping management quota in nursery admissions in private schools, saying the decision was taken without the authority of law.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 3, 2016
Parents who may be aggrieved with AAP government's decision to fix four years as the upper age limit for nursery admission in private unaided schools in Delhi can appeal, the Delhi High Court said on Tuesday.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 19, 2016
The Delhi High Court today told the AAP government to "set its house in order" by administering its schools and improving them instead of trying to "take over" admission process of private unaided schools.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 10, 2016
Scrapping of management quota for nursery admissions in private schools has thrown open 50 per cent extra seats for common man, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said, even as he asserted that the government had no intention of "interfering" into the daily affairs of the schools.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 10, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said his government harmed its own interest when it scrapped management quota in nursery-class admissions in private schools but he was confident the decision would "at least ensure a transparent admission process".
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 6, 2016
Delhi High Court today sought the response of the AAP government on a three-year old child's plea challenging its order fixing an upper age limit for admission to entry-level classes in private unaided schools with the maximum age for nursery being set at four years.
Delhi News | Edited by Jatin Gandhi | Wednesday January 6, 2016
The Delhi cabinet has scrapped a separate quota in nursery admissions for children chosen by private school managements, popularly known as the 'management quota.' The only quota that will now remain is the 25 per cent seats set aside for children from the Economically Weaker Sections or EWS, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Wednesday. T...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 2, 2016
Nursery admissions began on Friday in over 1800 private unaided schools in the national capital where parents were confused about the enrollments under the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) which has been made online for the first time.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 29, 2015
Delhi Government's Directorate of Education (DoE) today issued another warning to private schools in the national capital who have failed to notify their criteria for nursery admissions to do so by December 31 otherwise action would be taken against them.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 27, 2015
Despite the Delhi government warning them of strict action, over 900 private schools in the national capital are yet to notify the criteria for nursery admissions beginning January 1.
Delhi News | Friday July 10, 2015
Police have arrested the daughter of the alleged kingpin of the Delhi nursery admissions scam, coming one step closer to unravelling a racket that has brought several top city schools under the scanner.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 2, 2014
Nursery admissions in Delhi will have to wait till Monday as the Supreme Court sought the list of the parents who have moved it and the high court, for seeking admission under the transfer category.
Delhi News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from IANS) | Wednesday March 12, 2014
The Delhi High Court today stayed the draw of fresh lots till March 24. It asked the Delhi government to furnish details regarding nursery admissions in unaided private schools.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
The Delhi High Court today ordered the city government to conduct a fresh draw of lots "for all the seats" in nursery school admission and not just those which were vacated after scrapping of inter-state transfer category, saying "candidates having equal marks shall be considered equally".