Kohima, May 29 (NE): Government of Nagaland, School Education Department through a notification issued guidelines for all educational institutions regarding the admission for class XI, in view of the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic in the State, for adherence by all Educational Institutions in the State.
The department stated that admission forms must be made available for online download and submission.
It also said that Class XI admission in all Government Higher Secondary Schools (GHSS) in Nagaland shall be online. The process of online admission shall commence on June 10, 2020. For Government Higher Secondary Schools (GHSS), an online platform had been created by the School Education Department. (The details of the online platform will be communicated to all Government Higher Secondary Schools and students in a subsequent notification).
The department also adviced all private institutions in Nagaland to device a mechanism for online admission for respective schools. The process of online admission should commence on June 10, 2020.
The dept advised all principals/ heads of GHSS and Private Institutions to ensure manual collection, submission of forms, and offline mode of admission is not entertained to the extent possible as it will lead to assembling of students. In case of unavoidable circumstances, where offline admission is adopted for students who are unable to access the online facilities, social distancing, sanitization and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) issued by the Health and Family Welfare Department of School Education on a daily basis without fail on email id firstname.lastname@example.org.
Online payment/collection mode of admission fees should be made available to the applicants/students by the principal/head of private institutions. In case of unavoidable manual payment/collection of admission fees, the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) issued by the Health and Family Welfare Department should be strictly adhered to.
All Educational Institutions/ Schools (both private and government) are directed not to conduct any type of entrance examination for admission to Class XI during the current year.