RTE News

Gujarat: New session just a week away, parents await round two of RTE admissions

The first round of allotment of seats under the RTE Act’s 25 per cent reservation for economically and disadvantaged groups was held on May 6, when nearly 51 per cent of the total applications received were shortlisted for admissions.

Admission Row: Schools without minority status certificate not exempted from RTE, says HC

The schools have decided to challenge the High Court order in Supreme Court.


RTE logjam: Parents say schools still refusing admissions, deadline extended

Fed up of the rejections and faced with the prospect of losing the seats allotted to their children, scores of parents thronged offices of the education department in Pune.

CABE panel pitches for extension of RTE Act to pre-primary, secondary education

Currently, the RTE Act covers Class I to VII and makes education a justiciable right for children in the age group of 6 to 14 years.

Dalit group set to move Gujarat HC against income cap for SCs/STs and OBCs

The Dalit Rights outfit is against the government's income cap for availing the benefits of the Right to Education Act

NCPCR recommends drought-affected states to reimburse fees in private schools

The Commission has written letters to the chief ministers of 12 drought-affected states to reimburse the fee and education entitlements such as school bags, uniforms, notebooks, under the Sarva Siksha Abhiyan.


RTE quota admissions: 4,593 students get seats in private schools in Ahmedabad

A total of 5,100 forms were distributed, out of which 4997 forms were registered.

Nearly 9,000 RTE confirmed applications from Pune; only one school refuses to register

Of these 11,000-odd applications are unconfirmed (incomplete online applications) but 8,775 applications have been confirmed.

Finally, RTE admission process to begin from tomorrow

Newsline had reported on Tuesday about the delay that was causing anxiety to parents.

20% civic school students forced to quit due to lack of secondary schools

There are total of 1,121 municipal schools, which includes both lower primary schools (up to Class IV) and upper primary (Class I to VII)