Education Dept. issues directives to schools

Port Blair
10 Jul 2017

The Directorate of Education had issued direction to all schools of the UT of A & N Islands, (Govt./Govt. aided private schools/private unaided /local body schools) that they should strictly comply with the following to ensure smooth transition of students from Class X to Class XI: all Class X pass out students have to be given first preference in their own school or from the feeder school as per the availability of stream (Science, Commerce, Arts, IT & FMM) and the merit of the students. Only after that the students from the catchment area of the concerned X pass out students are not required to take re-admission in Class Xi in the same school; students once admitted in a particular school in class primary/I or any other class must be retained in the same school till he/she completes the highest class of the school subject to the willingness of the student/parent concerned.
Any deviation from the above shall be viewed seriously and action shall be taken accordingly. In case any deviation from the above direction is noticed, the same can be reported to the Deputy Director Education (Admn), Directorate of Education, Port Blair on Ph No: 03192-232777.