Free education would be provided
to the children of industrial workers in Workers Welfare Schools.
They would be provided books, copies, uniform, shoes and transport
etc., free of cost. The fee for computer education to the
workers children would also be borne by the Punjab Workers
Directorate of Education,
Punjab Workers Welfare Board shall get the NOTICE for admission
in Nursery classes published in three Urdu Newspapers, which
shall appear on 30th of April each year, giving list of schools
where admissions are to be made. The students would be required
to apply for admission on prescribed Admission Forms to be
available at Workers Welfare Schools on payment of Rs.10/-
each. Admission forms from the students shall be received
by Workers Welfare Schools till May 31st. No admission form
in any case shall be entertained after May, 31st.
The candidates should be
within the age group of 4-5 years.
Nursery classes will start
from first day of opening of school after summer vacations.
Fee of private students should be collected after summer vacation.
Candidates will be admitted
in schools after interview by the Admission Committee for
each school. The Admission Committee for each school shall
be constituted by the concerned Principal.
Three children of secured
industrial workers shall be eligible for admission / free
education in the schools (two boys and one girl or two girls
and one boy as the case may be.
Birth certificate will have
to be attached with admission form duly issued by concerned
Municipal Committee / Corporation.
The worker applying for admission
of his / her children should be old age benefit / Social Security
Cardholder. He should have minimum three (03) years accumulative
service in a registerable factory.
The educational institution
shall display banners on the main road in the vicinity of
school mentioning, “Admissions are opening Nursery class”.
Admission in Nursery classes
shall be made in each school against the seats sanctioned
by the Punjab Workers Welfare Board. The ratio of workers
children and private students eligible for admission in Workers
Welfare School would be 80:20 in all Workers Welfare Schools.
The ratio can be increased in favour of private students,
in case of non-availability of workers children.
The admission in Nursery classes
shall be made according to the schedule given in Clause 2
of the policy.
The private students shall,
however, be admitted / enrolled in all classes throughout
the year against their reserved quota after test / interview,
subject to availability of seats.
Admission in higher classes
will be subject to availability of seats provided that the
candidate pass written test in the month of April.
A student who fails twice
consecutively in a class shall be struck off the school rolls.
Every worker shall submit
declaration, on simple paper that he is not exceeding his
quota of three children at the time of admission. If at any
time, it is disclosed that more than three children of a worker
are getting free education, he will be responsible to remit
all educational charges of that child to the school exchequer.
If a student consecutively
remains absent from the class without prior information for
more than 10 days, his / her name will be struck off from
school rolls. Re-admission fee will be charged from private
students @ Rs.300 and for workers students Rs.50. If the Principal
deems fit then he / she can waive off the fee after being
convinced under special circumstances.
If a student fails in three
subjects in annual exam, he will not be promoted.
Principal will be fully empowered
to expel a student or impose fine upto a maximum of Rs.500/-
or as he may deem appropriate give a warning in the best interest
of institution, in case any student is found involved in the
unfair means in the examination.
possession of narcotics, weapons etc.
disfiguring or defacing school property.
or playing lotteries etc.
insolent and rude towards a teacher; and
or committing any immoral act.
As per rules
of the Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education in Punjab,
the Registration of a student of 9th or 10th class shall not
be forwarded to the concerned Board, in case his / her attendance
is below 70%.
Punjab Workers Welfare Board may allow admission in any class
considering the hardship in individual cases,
- The admission policy should be
circulated among all workers through Trade Union / District Officers
Labour concerned after publication in Urdu so that they know about
- To make admission and fee deposit
of private students transparent all the admission forms along
with the deposit slip (duplicate) in original should be submitted
to the Head Office for financial scrutiny after retaining the
other set or original copies with them for record.
- The private students will pay
computer fee if they are enrolled in the computer classes. Computer
fee will be paid to the school monthly. School will in turn pay
to the computer private partner.
- The transportation fee for private
student who also use school buses has not been laid down in the
admission policy in black and white. It is proposed that Rs.300/-
may be charged from private students if he / she opt to use school
- However, decision regarding constitution
of admission committee in the Workers Welfare Schools will be
taken after consultation with the stakeholders