Grade one school admission process in Sri Lanka to begin next month
Friday, May 8, 2009, 13:29 GMT, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
May 08, Colombo: The Ministry of Education plans to accept applications for Grade One admissions for the year 2010 from next month.
The Director of National Schools, Sri Lal Nonis said that the circular for Grade One admissions for the next year would be issued later this month.
According to the Ministry parents will be able to submit their applications for Grade One admissions once the circular is issued by the Ministry.
The Education Ministry hopes to carry out next year admission process without any controversy, the Director said.
Grade One admissions in 2009 created a storm when few parents who failed to get their children admitted to popular schools sought Court's assistance. The Supreme Court finally had to intervene to resolve the crisis.