ADMISSION CRITERIA

As you are aware that new academic session is going to start w.e.f.

01.04.2017. To streamline the admission process, it has been decided that the Govt.

Schools will follow the following guidelines.

  1. Admission to classes 1’tto 8th in all Govt. Schools is to be made as per the

provisions of RTE Act i.e. for Primary Classes children residing within 1 Km

and for Upper Primary Classes students residing within 3 Km of the school

but residents of U.T., Chandigarh are to be admitted. lf the seats remain

vacant, the area may be extended to 3 Km for Primary Classes and 5 Km for

Upper Primary Classes. Criteria laid down as per RTE Act is to be strictly

followed. For class 1″, the school may have the same number of sections as

were in position in the session 2016-17 with an upper cap of three sections.

lf a school receives applications in excess than the number of seats, the

school will hold a draw and admit the students as per the allotted number of

seats in class-|. School-wise list of allotment of area is attached herewith.

Schools are to admit children from area mentioned in Zone A at the first

instance, if seats remain’vacant, then from the area in Zone B, if seats are

still available, then Zone C and if still vacant then anywhere from U.T.,

Chandigarh but within 5 Km from the school.

  1. For classes 2nd to 10th, the students passing the lower class will be admitted

in the next class.

  1. For new admission to class lX, in case of vacant seats, admission is to be

made on the basis of written test in English, Science, Maths, Social Studies

and 1tt Language.

  1. Number of students per section is proposed as under:

l-V=40

Vl-X=45

5.Local migration from one Govt. school to another Govt. school is not

permissible. However, in exceptional cases the migration will be permitted

with the prior approval of Education Department, U.T. Chandigarh only

against the available vacancy position. All the Govt. Schools will use a

standard common admission form for classes I to X.