NEW DELHI : Children from the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and the Disadvantaged Group (DG) category can now take admission for entry level classes till 14 June, the Department of Education in Delhi informed om Friday.Delhi
The admission process for entry level classes in private schools in
the city under Economically Weaker Section (EWS), Disadvantage Group (DG) and Children with Special Needs (CWSN) categories began from 29 March.
“The last date for reporting successful candidates of EWS and DG category in entry level classes has extend up to June 14,” Yogesh Pal Singh,
Deputy Director of Education, said.
According to provisions of the Right to Education
While EWS refers to children whose annual family income is less than ₹1 lakh,
the DG category includes SC, ST, OBC, non-creamy layer, orphans, transgender and children living with or affected by HIV.
The Delhi Directorate of Education (DoE) will start
the fresh application for admission to entry-level classes for children under the economically weaker section (EWS),
disadvantaged groups (DG) and children with special needs (CWSN) categories for the academic session 2022-23 today,
October 3. The DoE website — edudel.nic.in will make the application forms available.
The list of Delhi schools with vacancies will be updated on the DoE website at 11 am today.
The last date for registering for entry-level classes admission is October 10. According to official date,
around 10,329 seats are still vacant at entry-level classes in private unaided schools.
The directorate has also made available two helpline numbers
— 8800355192 and 9818154069,
so that parents of children seeking admission can register complaints or queries.
These helpline numbers will remain active 10 am and 5 pm on weekdays.
“Opening of online module for filing of online application by the candidate under EWS/DG category for 5,881 vacant seats and CWSN 4,448 vacancies will be available from October
3. Tentative date and time of online computerised draw of lots to announce
on October 14,” a DoE Delhi circular issued earlier said.
“DoE has already conducted main computerised draw of lots excluding adjustment round for the admission under EWS/DG and CWSN categories at the entry
-level classes in Private Unaided School (except minority schools) recognized under DSEAR 1973 and RTE Act 2009,” the circular added.