Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

EWS students


Despite announcement by Sisodia: Private schools turn away EWS students, parents left in lurch

July 11, 2021 9:51 am

As per the Right to Education Act, schools are supposed to reserve admissions to 25% of the strength of their entry-level classes for students of economically weaker sections.

Delhi HC restrains private school from expelling EWS students on non-payment of fees

September 18, 2019 10:54 pm

The court sought response of the school and the Delhi government on the petition and listed it for hearing on February 7 next year

Spoken English classes, and students' confidence, take off at govt schools

June 12, 2018 9:08 pm

Most students say it is difficult for them to speak fluent English because they come from lower middle class backgrounds. The government initiative, they say, has improved their vocabulary and, most importantly, helped them get rid of the hesitation in speaking the language.

Chandigarh students from EWS make a mark for themselves in CBSE class XII exams

May 29, 2017 5:13 am

"It was my dream to make my parents proud and today I have made a beginning. The aim is to get admission in Indian institute of Science Education and Research in Mohali,” says Manish of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya-25

Give us list of EWS kids admitted in past 4 yrs: Delhi Govt

April 02, 2016 3:30 am

The Right to Education Act, 2009, requires schools to reserve 25 per cent seats for students under the EWS and disadvantaged group (DG) categories.

Gujarat govt may announce package for EWS students tomorrow

September 23, 2015 2:53 am

Since its formation in August, the state government’s committee had received some 100 memorandums from nearly 20 castes and sub-castes.

DPS principal pulled up for ‘irregularities’ in EWS policy

April 29, 2015 3:11 am

Professor Sirohi said, “Parents have complained that the students who got admitted to the school in 2010 are being treated indifferently. We have asked the principal to explain the same to the commission.”

School refuses to promote 2 EWS students, advocate serves notice

April 24, 2015 4:17 am

A three-member committee constituted by the education department will visit the school Friday to check the violations if any.

Denied books, uniform, poor children can’t return to school

April 12, 2015 8:52 am

There are 68,951 EWS students in Delhi and, according to an affidavit submitted by the directorate of education in the High Court, 51,000 of them are left without books and uniform

Nursery admissions: 333 children make it to convents in draw of lots

January 18, 2015 3:01 am

All the schools will be uploading the results on their respective websites on January 18.