The must know facts about nursery School Admission in Delhi 2016-2017
Are you an inhabitant of Delhi? If you have been making preparations for your child to be admitted within the nursery section of a favorite school of yours en there are certain factors that you need to check out before you make a final decision regarding your preferred school. It cannot be denied that there are huge disparity of norms laid out by the government regarding nursery admissions for the government schools and private institutions. You should not miss out certain factors. To simplify the process of admission, there are certain norms that have been brought up by the government of Delhi. The “neighborhood” criteria shall be sufficient for the three year olds in enrolling within a nursery.
Making admission procedures simple
As a part of this simplification process, there are certain plans that are being worked out for keeping the neighborhood criteria for a child who is seeking admission. The neighborhood norm is definitely a beneficial regulation for children because this criterion offers the right to education for a huge number of children. It shall save children from travelling a long distance to receive education. It is not at all discriminatory and every child shall be treated equally. Another important factor that you need to know is there shall be a complete ban on interview process which is conducted before final confirmation of admission in school. And it has been reported that the management quota that comprises of more than 20% of seats to be reserved for school authorities shall also be removed. Apart from the government run schools, this shall also be effective for the private organizations.
The removal of some shocking criteria for admission
This brings us to make you aware regarding another factor which is the number of seats. Know that there are 25% seats reserved for the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and 50% for general category. And an additional 5% is actually reserved for the staff quota. The seats that are within management quota shall be open in all likelihood. It has been observed that there has been removal of certain shocking criteria from different private schools which were used at the time of admission. These criteria, which were removed, included some surprising factors, for instance the admission of a child was based on parent’s profession, area of expertise and regularity of school payment dues. The more shocking part is certain lifestyle preferences of parents like smoking, eating non-vegetarian and drinking were also included as a criteria for admitting children.
Certain criteria for additional points
It cannot be denied that the high court or government cannot interfere in the means of admission process and regulations conducted by the private institutions, but at the same time, if any unfair means is practiced within private schools, then those practices shall not be tolerated. But there are unfair certain criteria that still exist, about which you need to know. These are, if your first child is already a student within that school, then the sibling for which you are looking for admission in the same school, is going to receive 30 additional points. Another factor for parents is, if the parent has been a student of that particular school in which his/her son is being admitted, the child shall receive 10 additional points. The child of a single parent (Widow/Divorced) shall receive 5 points extra.
Be careful with online procedure
For the admission process, you need to be careful regarding the online procedures. All the admission made this year, are done in online but the major issue that can happen is, the way schools has been mapped out. The whole neighborhood and sub-localities have been marked out confusingly, making it really inconvenient for the people to sort out the preferred schools for admission. Thus, if you are facing any problems in completing the online admission form or any inconvenience I faced regarding the preferred school location, it will be beneficial for you to directly contact the school.
The procedure after online registration
But one of the major decisions that is going to solve the school admission issues in Delhi, is there won’t be any separate management quota. A separate monitoring committee has been established for the monitoring committee to observe the admission procedures conducted in private organizations. After you have completed filling up the registration process online, you shall receive a call once your child is shortlisted with higher points. At the time of admission regime, both parents need to be present and self attested copies of essential documents should be submitted. The names of children, who are selected provisionally, shall be displayed within website of the school. And then you can proceed with other formalities, verification procedures, medical formalities and fee deposition. In case of unfiled seats, a third, fourth and fifth list for provisionally selected children shall also be declared by School.