Nagaland

DOSE Informs On Age Limit For Class 1 & Pre-school Admission

DOSE Informs On Age Limit For Class 1 & Pre-school Admission.

Kohima, April 27 (NEx): The Department of school education notified that admission to Class-1 shall be provided to children in the age group of 6+ years and admission to Pre-school/anganwadi/balvatika shall be provided to children in the age group 3-6 years.

The Principal Director Shanavas C IAS, informed this today, in pursuance to the provisions of the RTE Act, 2009 and NEP, 2020 and issued as per the Government directive on April 15th, 2021.

He said that the notification comes in to force with immediate effect and children already admitted to pre-Schools/ Class I in age groups below the above specified norms prior to the issue of this notification shall be allowed to continue with the same.

Also, the PD directed Head of Institutions of all schools functioning within the State of Nagaland to ensure that this notification is strictly complied with.