Help centres for RTE applicants to begin functioning from today

Help centres for RTE applicants to begin functioning from today

Submitted by Editor on Mon, 2016-02-22 19:33 Bengaluru: Help centres for the benefit of parents seeking admission under RTE quota in unaided schools will begin functioning from Feb 23 till Mar 15, said the RTE Students’ and Parents’ Association at a press conference on Monday.Addressing media persons, members of RTE Students and Parents Association said the help centres were being set up for the aid of economically disadvantaged sections of the society such as labourers, homeless, HIV victims, and auto drivers who may run into difficulties during the admission season. The initiative came to fruition with the cooperation of public representatives, NGOs and others, they said.The RTE centres will be open between 10am and 4.30pm. This year the parents can submit applications in the jurisdiction of their respective wards. If the ward does not have even a single unaided school, then the parents may enrol their children at government and government-aided schools in their respective wards.The enrolment for the L.K.G (Lower Kinder Garten) and Standard I will also be done under the RTE Act.Parents have to carry proof of identity such as caste and income certificates, birth certificate, voter card or Aadhaar card, and passport-size photos to the enrollment centres. Interested parents may also contact 7022422495 for the further details.Details of RTE centres are as follows:1) Priyadarshini Healthcare Centre and Public Information Centre, #1444, 5th Main Road, D division 2nd stage, Rajajinagar. Ph: 8553171788.2) MLA Office of Akhanda Srinivas, #68, M M Road, Frazer Town. Ph: 9538538664.3) #455, Ramakrishna Hegade Nagar, Santhosh Complex. Ph: 9886008456.4) Ward Office, #CA-16, 5th Main road, 4th Cross, Sankashtahara Ganapathy Temple Beside, Hampi Nagar, Vijayanagara. Ph:9060088675.5) For Ward 24, 29 and 30: Corporator Office, #3, 1st Main Road, Vinoba Nagar, Kadugondanahalli. Ph: 9995628759.