Chandigarh: It is that part of the year which gives nightmares to most of the parents as they have to buckle up and start exploring websites of schools they wish to send their child to. With common admission schedule already decided for entry level, schools here have already started displaying their dates for giving forms. Taking lead, Vivek High School has already displayed some of the details on its website. On the other hand, the education department is yet to put the common admission schedule on its website to make it official.

Vivek High School has not given the details regarding admission criteria and admission dates. It has been mentioned that the parents should look on the website after December 4 to find further details. As per the common admission schedule discussed and finalised between schools and the department concerned last week, the schools need to upload all details like name of the entry class, dates of admission, total number of seats, age requirement, fee structure, admission criteria, documents required and date of draw of lot.

As per the details shared, Vivek school has already uploaded the admission form for toddlers and nursery class on the website and the same has to be submitted between November 25 and December 4. The list of documents required has also been given. As per the form, a toddler must been have completed two years as on March 31, 2018, and for admission to nursery class a child should have completed three years by March 31, 2018.

None of the other private schools have uploaded any other details yet as there is still time. As per the common admission schedule, schools have to complete the process of uploading data before November 30. Talking to TOI about the admission schedule, which is yet to be uploaded online, director, school education, Rubinderjit Singh Brar said that, “We are waiting for the education secretary to approve the common nursery admission schedule.”

BOX— The seat count
School | Class | number of seats
St Anne’s Convent School| LKG | 200
St John’s High School | UKG |160
Carmel Convent School | LKG | 120
Sacred Heart Sr Sec School | LKG | 160
Vivek High School | nursery | 45
DPS | nursery | 150
St Kabir School | nursery | 90
Kundan International | pre-nursery | 20
Strawberry Fields High School | KG | 160
Admission form cost | Rs 100
BOX | The schedule
Display of information: By November 30
Issuance and receipt of registration, admission forms: Before December 12
List of selected candidates: January 31
Fee deposit: Till February 12
BOX | Admission details of Vivek High School
Availability of Forms | Already available online
Submission | Nov 25-Dec 4
Time | Monday -Friday | 2.15pm-3.30pm
Saturday | 9am-2pm

Source: TOI