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BMC schools

Civic schools lack basic reading room facility

Three out of seven schools have certain books for students to read or refer, but the libraries don’t meet the ideal library standards in the schools.

13 Oct 2018 1:40 AM

25 BMC schools to get e-libraries soon

Hundreds of e-books to be made available free of cost.

13 Oct 2018 1:38 AM

BMC upgrades facilities for disabled students

The civic body’s education department will introduce special and upgraded ramps, toilets and playgrounds for the students.

13 Sep 2018 1:04 AM

40 BMC schools to shut due to fewer students

Students will be shifted to adjoining BMC schools.

28 Aug 2018 2:07 AM

Parents blame civic body for kids’ illness

The tablets have been part of the civic body’s health improvement scheme for school children for the past many years.

11 Aug 2018 2:28 AM


12-year-old girl dies, parents blame pills given in school

The children had complained of nausea, giddiness and stomach ache.

11 Aug 2018 1:45 AM

Mumbai: 12-yr-old dead, 160 students hospitalised after having iron tablets

A BMC official said the parents of 161 other students of the school 'panicked' and brought them to the hospital.

10 Aug 2018 5:56 PM

Teachers to be taught English

Marathi school teachers will be placed in English-medium municipal schools.

07 May 2018 1:51 AM

Fewer BMC std 8 schools even after RTE act

According to the department, it will take time to establish it in all the BMC schools in the city-which is around 2,500.

09 Apr 2018 1:44 AM

No class 8 in BMC schools forces over 1 lakh students to drop out

RTI queries reveal that as many as 1,017 schools of the total 1,195 schools do not have class 8 facility.

05 Apr 2018 6:05 PM


Term ends, BMC schools yet to receive tabs

A provision of Rs 12 crore has been allocated for students of 149 schools.

05 Feb 2018 2:28 AM

Civic body to revive 35 schools under PPP

For the academic year 2018-19, the civic body has proposed 649 bi-lingual schools, considering the demand for English language schools.

03 Feb 2018 2:27 AM

BMC mulling transit camps outside schools

BMC education committee has suggested to the education department to consider setting up transit camps.

02 Feb 2018 1:52 AM

Municipal body examines schools’ SSC preparations

The civic body’s education department has assigned all the beat officers and administrative officers to every ward to inspect the respective schools.

24 Jan 2018 12:51 AM

Burdened civic teacher sunable to give their 100 per cent

Now however, there are the 8, 9 and 10 classes as well, which means more work.

27 Dec 2017 2:37 AM


All Class 4, 7 BMC students to get picnic time

Till last year, the corporation took only the rank holders for their annual picnic.

28 Nov 2017 2:15 AM

BMC schools can get repairs done in 24 hours

BMC has allotted a token amount of Rs 1 crore to every zone specially for bettering the infrastructure of the schools.

21 Nov 2017 2:29 AM

35 municipal schools given liberty to choose edu board

Till now, all the BMC-run schools are under the State Board as that is the only option these schools are provided by the state government.

21 Nov 2017 2:26 AM

Malnourished students in municipal schools jump to 34 per cent in 3 yrs: Study

In 2015-16, the percentage of malnourished children in class I was as high as 43 per cent and 42 per cent for girls and boys respectively.

20 Nov 2017 1:48 AM