The Zilla Parishad has announced it’s verdict.
All admissions are cancelled. As per RTE St Mary’s is bound to follow RTE norms as it falls under Aided schools as they are using land granted by the Gov. After 25% seat filled by economically weak 75% seat admission will start Admissions by lottery system only
Confused? Yes a school review too good may not be necessarily good for you.
There are several restaurants in the city where you live. But you have a favorite joint or a few more that you would visit whenever you are hungry. So does that in any way mean that your favorite joint is the [...]
Seriously, this is what I read a few days back in my mailbox.
Mam’(my auto corrector is suggesting it should be Mom instead ), convince me why I should take your workshop????
Normally my reaction for such mails is to delete them right away or to ignore them.
But I realized this was an opportunity [...]
Today I read a comment that made me laugh. No, it was pretty far from being hilarious. It was on the contrary full of expressions that I normally stay away from. May be that’s when the genes, upbringing, schooling, city, parenting and the environment come into play.
But then it is natural to read anything unpleasant about [...]
Have you gone to a mall or a store to buy a trouser / pants for your child without taking him or her along?
Or even if you do not take them along, you would have definitely taken the measurement using your palm or measuring tape.
Because you want to find the [...]
How to Assess schools? Well this is the way I do it. You may try getting all these factors when you visit the school next time.
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Today is the day my life begins.
Today I become a citizen of the world.
Today I become a grown up.
Today I become accountable
to someone other than myself and my parents.
Accountable for more than my grades.
Today I become accountable to the world.
To the Future.
To all the possibilities that Life [...]
I am conducting a FREE Seminar for parents in Pune.
How to assess schools in Pune?
The topic will be all the general points to understand schools and assess schools.
All those who are keen do comment here with your email address.
The date and time will be announced later. // [...]
Awesome! Welcome my dear parents for the decision of shifting from the USA to India.
Yes, Yes ! You are worried about your child’s education.
So you must have searched online,
Googled what are the best schools in Pune?
What are the best ISCE or CBSE or International Boards in Pune?
What schools are closest [...]
What is the most important factor you are looking for when you go school search for your children? Lets find out through a poll what other parents are also looking for.
On the right side of the page you will find a set of factors. All you have to do is log in to the [...]
A big hi to all my loyal readers and a hello to my new blog readers.
I have written and continuously writing new reviews of the schools in Pune. Since I basically reside in the eastern part of the city, it’s but natural that you will find many school reviews around this area.
I can [...]
Schools with best board exam results are really the best? It's a natural and logical step to check out the school result to assess it.
Somehow results were never in my priority list as when I was hunting for the schools my focus was JrKg to class 2. Maybe because I have always known that it's [...]
The Bishops school Pune has come out with its admission details for the academic year 2013 – 2014.
Area Class Age Limits Date for Online admission form Camp LKg 4 yrs – 4.11 yrs 15th Jan – 19th Jan 2013 Kalyani Nagar Nursery 3 yrs – 3.11 yrs 15th Jan – 19th Jan 2013 Undri [...]
St Arnold s School
Madhurie’s Rating ( 1-5) (low-high)
Website http://www.arnoldcentralschool.org/ Address
Map Location Map, Contact /Person +91 – 20 – 27037081 +91 – 20 – 27037181 4 Landmark After coming to Florida estate, go straight down and [...]
Well my dear parents if you are still running after the branded schools, maybe you should read on.
More news from parents who are now changing schools from the so called branded schools to the newer ones.
Reasons below may shock you:
Drugs in bathrooms Smoking of-course Teachers slapping students Students slapping teachers [...]
Nursery class admission will open tomorrow .
Online forms will be available from 8:30 am to next day 1:00pm only
Date 10th December 2012
Only 200 seats
Hinjewadi Branch will also open tomorrow.
Nursery to class 6
I wish I could give a name to any parent who asked me, "What is the best CBSE school in Pune?"
But like I said it's a wish.
I just cannot answer this question as for each child there is a school which is best for him/her. It may not be the best school in [...]
Thank you for visiting the site www.madhuriesingh.com. I am conducting a seminar on Sunday 2nd December 2012 for all the parents looking to take admission by the end of December 2012 for most of the schools in Pune. The seminar fee is first time discounted from Rs 2000/- to Rs 1500/- per couple. [...]
School Application Date last year AdmissionDate 2012-13 for 2013-14 Web site AirForce School 15th Dec 2012- 15th Jan 2013JrKg and class 1 http://www.airforceschoolpune.com/ Aman Setu Open Nov onwards for Nursery to class 7 http://amansetumyschool.com/ Bishops 15th Dec 1st week Jan onwards http://www.thebishopsschool.org/ DPS 12th Nov 31st [...]
I have compiled here all the different types of questions asked by the school teachers during the admission round. Please remember these are sample questions only. I have collected these from various schools, parents and teachers in various good schools which will be starting their admissions in November 2009 – March 2010.
Schools and colleges in Maharashtra state have acknowledged that the curriculum of State board has a huge scope to improvement. That's the wonderful news you must have read on 15th November 2012 newspapers.
Well, its good news as accepting is the first step towards change.
The next step is to make the changes in the [...]
Dear Parents, Based on several requests, I have decided to conduct School Seminar on 4th Nov 2012. Time 5-8pm.
For any confusion email on email@example.com.
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Which is better ? Branded schools or Modern Schools?
Seriously this question is not something that you can ignore or give it a pass easily.
Brands do matter a lot. But you need to know the worthy ness of the brand to pay that price. Blindly, picking up a brand and later crying is no [...]
How can any living being lose a year beats me!
Lets understand the meaning of losing one year.
Losing a year literally means you remove one whole year from the life an individual !
Please do it from mine !!! Do it more than once, I won't mind at all!
My dear [...]
A little preparedness goes a long way. A simple table to get you ready for the documents that most schools will ask you to produce.
Some times a simple thing like a stapler or glue stick can hassle you when there is a crowd in front of you to submit school admission application forms. [...]
DPS school is out with its admission dates (tentative) for the next academic year 2013-14.
This time they have opened admissions to Nursery, Preparatory, Class 1-3 also. I must say that's a very clever move by DPS. Its the first one to start the admissions and hence maximum parents will seek admissions and pay up [...]
This year the seminars on school admission will be a month early as I am planning holidays in the month on Nov 2012.
Incase you are interested to attend the seminar kindly read on:
The seminar has to be attended by both parents as both are suppose to be attending the interview of [...]
Today we changed the traditional meaning of Rakhi in my family. None of the cousins Rakhies reached us today and I knew my sons would be really upset ! So I got a couple of new ones from the shop.
I asked my boys to quickly take bath and get ready. My elder son [...]
Is it right to think of yourself first and then about your children? Is it moral to think of your survival before your kids'?
It depends on the you and your social background. So no easy formula here that I can share with you, but a few thought for your barin to work on.
I am always asked the same two questions again and again.
1. Which is the best school in Pune?
2. Which school do your kids goto?
Let me answer one by one and very simply.
Which is the best school in Pune? I wish I could answer it in one word!
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When ‘U’ is alone in any word; it sounds like hindi alphabet
For example: purr sounds like hindi
But whenever ‘A’ or ’E’ vowel comes after the alphabet ‘U’, the sound changes to the hindi alphabet or
When is alone in any word; ‘ O ‘ sounds like hindi alphabet
For example: Pot sounds like hindi
But whenever ‘E’ or ‘A’ vowel comes after the alphabet ‘ O ‘, the sound changes to the hindi alphabet
for example: Pote or Poat will [...]
When is alone in any word; ‘ I ‘ sounds like hindi alphabet
For example: BIT sounds like hindi
But whenever ‘E’ or ’A’ vowel comes after the alphabet ‘ I ‘, the sound changes to the hindi alphabet
for example: Bite will now sound [...]
When is alone in any word; ‘E’ sounds like hindi alphabet
For example: BET sounds like hindi with less time spent on B.
But whenever ’A’ or ’E’ vowel comes after the alphabet ‘E’, the sound changes to the hindi alphabet
for example: [...]
When is alone in any word; it sounds like hindi alphabet
For example: Bat sounds like hindi
But whenever ‘A’ or ’E’ vowel comes after the alphabet ‘A’, the sound changes to the hindi alphabet
for example: Bate will now sound as [...]
Dear Parents, on popular request, you can once again avail the opportunity to meet me on a ONE-on-ONE workshop on Pune School Admission for Nursery, LKg, UKg for Pune school admissions, interview, criteria, dress code, etiquette etc. The workshop will comprise of the following:
Mock interview of the child Mock written test if applicable (Ukg only) [...]
Today I went to VPMS, Lohegaon, to drop my sons as due to rains the bus was delayed by 15 minutes.
Also as now its so much relief to get both my sons to same school at the same time, I can go on a walk with my hubby after sending the kids.
The bus [...]
I started to write this as a reply to a comment by a member but later when the words became too many, had to move it to this as an article.
The school discussed is Vidya Valley at Sus Village.
There are a too many parts in a comment that needs to be answered one [...]
Yesterday, I was approached by an interesting person.
He introduced himself as a ” School Agent”. I could only guess he was a broker helping parents in getting admission for their kids.
I didn’t know these people were so net savvy. So I continued the call. He mentioned that he HELPS parents. And since I was helping [...]
It’s been a hectic two month for me. Managing my time amidst 2-3 workshops, kids, exams, home, lectures and a new venture.
I want to thank each one of you who has been reading my blogs and reviews. I have learnt immensely from each communication. The workshop in school admission was an eye [...]
I installed a new plugin which tells me what people are searching on my blog. Right age popped up too many times for me to advice on.
Indirectly, I am being shouldered more responsibility by young parents in answering this very confusing yet important question.
I am glad I never had this doubt mainly because I was [...]
I know this is a stale news, 4th December 2009 to be precise.
But looking at the Maharashtra Education Ministry’s past record, that would give out a statement only to backtrack the following day, I chose to wait and watch.
It’s been 4 days since the news and now I feel I should write about [...]
This morning, i.e. 2nd December 2009, was a pleasant one with a news which will change the face of Indian education system thoroughly.
“COMMON PLUS-2 SYLLABUS FOR SCIENCE, MATH ACROSS BOARDS?” in Times of India.
I am pleased with the education minister so much that I could hug him right away .
There is [...]
Admission time is a big tensionful time for all parents looking to get their kids admitted to the schools of their choice.
I remember the two years I had tried to get information on the internet , from parents in my neighbourhood and from the websites of the schools!
So this is for those parents [...]
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Living in a nuclear family has it’s merits. I have always managed easily using all my management abilities to keep the home and work balanced. But, when my one first baby was born, life became rather handful. I preferred to quit work and stay full time to nurture the life I had given birth to [...]
DPS school, its management and the staff never stops to amaze me !
The DPS bus which comes to Kalyani Nagar to pick and drop my child would stop at a very filthy place. At the garbage dump, right after the bridge ended . It was not just filthy but was a nuisance to be [...]
A critic’s critic is what I can be best described as
I have very high set of standards when it comes to kids, education, hygiene and anything to do with the tiny tots.
Since my younger son was happily going to a kindergarten school “Kider Brook” at Kalyani Nagar, I was a carefree [...]