Private schools

TN govt reduces RTE fees reimbursed to private schools

TN govt says monetray schemes have been launched for welfare of poor school students

published on : 30th August 2022

Kallakurichi girl death: Private schools in Tamil Nadu remain open despite call to remain closed

He said that the associations decided to donate infrastructure like benches and boards, so the school could resume classes soon.

published on : 19th July 2022

Kallakurichi violence: 40 per cent private schools in Vellore remain closed

The Nursery/ Primary, Matriculation Higher Secondary, CBSE, and ICSE Schools Association urged the government to ensure safety for private school students, teachers, and properties.

published on : 19th July 2022

Private schools petition Tirunelveli Collector for protection after Kallakurichi violence

Requesting protection for their schools, members of the Tirunelveli Private School Association submitted a petition to Collector V Vishnu during the grievance redressal meet on Monday.

published on : 19th July 2022

18,000 poor children denied admission in Delhi private schools: Child Rights Panel

Prima facie, in the past two years, around 18,000 children have not been provided admission in Delhi under the EWS category even after allotment by the Directorate of Education.

published on : 21st June 2022

Rich parents taking RTE seats in private schools in Coimbatore, says school body

A matriculation school principal said that children from the economically weaker section, disadvantaged group, special categories and whose parents do earn less than Rs 2 lakh per year are eligible.

published on : 3rd June 2022

CBSE, ICSE schools in Tamil Nadu may be giving RTE Act a wide berth

Random checks at these schools by The New Indian Express revealed they have not reserved 25 per cent of the seats (as mandated by the Act) for students from the economically backward sections.

published on : 30th May 2022

Private schools can't force parents to buy costly books, change uniform in next three years: DoE

The schools have been directed to not change colour, design or any other specifications of uniforms for at least three years.

published on : 5th May 2022

Deploy traffic police outside schools: Panel 

Bharat Arora, president of the action committee, said, “After more than two years, schools across Delhi reopened with full strength and facilities.

published on : 6th April 2022

CUET may fuel coaching spree: Delhi school panel writes to Union Education Minister 

NPSC had earlier welcomed the move to introduce CUET and said it will “do away with the stress of appearing in multiple entrance tests” for students.

published on : 25th March 2022