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Need a CBSE School in Noida

I will try to find a school for my children 


Summer is here and all of us are gearing up to conquer the warmth. With the mercury levels growing, we and our kids are in holiday mode too. This that time of the year all of us look ahead to. It’s that stage where schools are closed and the whole circle of relatives looks forward to staying at  home and indulging  their flavor buds. But, at the same time, it's far critical to ensure that the meals we are eating are safe, says a nutritionist with best school at Dwarka, Delhi. We all understand that we should devour clean meals as the warmth can damage the meals. However, we additionally should ensure, that the food we are ingesting won’t cause any harm to our kids.


In the summer season, with the rising temperature, our body temperature additionally is going up. So, we have to avoid ingesting things which could increase the heat in our body. Already due to heat, we are becoming irritated and exhausted, so it is necessary that we keep away from any meals which would make it tougher for our kids.


Let us find the list of foods which we must stay away from in order to keep our child cools and healthy during the scorching Indian summers, as observed and suggested by veteran child expert specialists from main school in Dwarka, Delhi:


·         Non-Vegetarian gravies and junk: Eating out mainly non-vegetarian gravies can be very difficult for the body to digest in summers. The digestive system of kids is vulnerable and is more prone to cause a lot of heat. Besides, it takes a lot of time for non-veg food to get digested and they are more likely to cause digestive problems in the scorching heat. They can easily get diarrhea and vomiting when not digested properly, say veteran child nutritionists at one of the top schools at Dwarka, Delhi.


·         Spicy and hot sauces: Spicy food generates a lot of heat in the body they increase the metabolism and lead to indigestion and bloating in the kids. Spices definitely improve the quality of food; however, too much of spices cause harm to the body. Kids especially are not used to consuming a lot of spices so, their vulnerable digestive tract get more irritated and taste buds get affected. Hence, it is better to cut down on spicy hot sauces which irritates the gut even more in summers, say an expert in child nutrition in one of the best school in Dwarka, Delhi.


·         Dairy products containing lactose sugar: Sugars especially consumed from daily take a lot of time to get digested in the track and although it makes your meal tastier cheese and butter make food richer and hence extremely difficult to get digested, say a senior nutritionist and health expert at one of the best schools in Dwarka. It increases the body heat and has the same effect on the body as non-veg gravies which affect the stomach lining and cause stomach ailments.


·         Tea, coffee, and other beverage: Consuming caffeine for kids is harmful and when it is taken in the summer it leads to more body heat and interferes with normal digestion. Hence, child experts say in best schools at Dwarka that they must be restricted to fruit juices and fruit coolers only.


They can always resort to fresh fruits and juices to cool down the body heat instead of consuming ice creams and other aerated beverages. Enjoy summer by maintaining a healthy lifestyle and have fun with fitness with your children this summer.

admission for nursery for 2019-2020

Can anybody tell which schools are available for nursery admission for 2019-2020 along with fees structure?

What is Play-Way method of learning?

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  • A practical approach helps in easy learning for the child.
  • The complete atmosphere of freedom is conductive for learning.
  • The customized method designed and adopted should suit the needs of the child.
  • Learning methods used should be related to real life rather than books.
  • This method provides a plethora of opportunities for the childto express themselves.

Why Play-way method

  • It turns entire learning into fun element by involving play in it.
  • It develops the feeling of satisfaction among children.
  • Every child is given equal exposure and ample of opportunities for learning and participation.
  • Along with knowledge, it inculcates various other skills in a child.
  • It helps children to connect with peers and teachers easily.
  • It facilitates the overall and holistic development.
Amity Form Submission Questions 2019-20

We applied online by paying Rs.300,then on printout they mentioned date and time for submitting form in a particular room also mentioned on print out.Child,mother,father picture with parents signature.Birth certificate original and zerox copy and address proof original and zerox copy was also get submitted with form.They gave me to fill a form,I didn't remember all the questions,some were subjective and some objective too.

1) Educational qualification of both parents, paternal and maternal grand parents their job profile their achievements, 2) Behavior can't be taught; it get caught. comment. 3) What will you do if your child does not finish tiffin in school? 4) What will you do if your child is getting bullied in school or school bus? 5) Describe your child by ticking the appropriate points. (12-13 points were mentioned. We have to tick 10 points) 6) List the priority in which you will choose the school. 1.Reputation 2.Distance 3.Academics 4.Sports 5.Student-teacher ratio 7) How do you deal with discipline issues with your child? 8) What will you do if your child does not finishes his homework in school? 9) How to deal with a restless child. 10) How would you deal if your child misbehaves in public 11) What do you think of current education scenario 12) whether mother is working or not if working who looks after the child in her absence ? 13) Child close to which family member?

They also submitted this form and gave me username/password slip to check the result on 27th July on the portal and a paper where they mentioned what to keep while coming on interaction.

My comments: I like the school infrastructure,it really looks like reputed school not a hotel.I also saw nursery,KG classes,around 40 students strength might be there. Teaches speaks in both languages english and hindi ,that's really good.Security was good,environment was perfect.

One thing I noticed,some parents those were filling forms with me,they told them to wait for interaction,didn't understand the procedure and some with me gets slip like me to wait for results till 27th July.I guess,that form filling with above questions are the base to call for interaction then how they were called immediately for interaction,without checking any form.God knows what are there criteria.

Kothari Nursery Interaction 2019-20

Interaction was at 8:15 AM.They gave us a form to fill up about everything about child and second form for general information with brochure.All rooms have AC and sitting arrangement was good,they provide us biscuits and coffee.

We were filled up that form in the meanwhile child have a interview with other children in a separate room,we were not with them.My child was not comfortable there so, they allowed me to be with him.He used to wake up at 8 AM so he was feeling sleepy little bit and not interested to get involved in any activity at 9 AM.Anyways,they asked shapes,rhymes,colors and crayon with drawing sheet with mouse picture.My son was happy to fill color in the mouse picture and said mickey mouse,not just mouse.He also sing and rhyme "wheels on a bus",replied no,yes,ha ha answer on "johny johny" rhyme.He also recognized circle but moreover he was not so much ready for interaction because of early timings as he woke up at 6:30 AM.

Now,a teacher gave us whole information about the school about one and half hour.We saw the infrastructure and all the facilities with her.There were 6 sections of nursery class,children were very energetic and enjoying the atmosphere.Every section have around 24 students.Kothari mostly pointing on grooming of the child rather than force learning.My child enjoyed auto ride for 20-30 mins with other children.We saw classrooms,labs,computer rooms,playground,music room,canteen where they were serving food to children,kitchen was full of hygiene,bathrooms....

Then they told us to have a separate meeting with principal.We were waiting for half an hour and we had a meeting with principal,she asked with my husband why he chooses Kothari for his child and she asked with me,what do you have in your child,which you do not have and you want in him.Then she asked for if anything we wanted to ask with her.

After that we waited for some time and then they showed us fee structure.The asked to wait for 1 or 2 days for results.

My comments:- Infrastructure and facilities are good as per fees(will be around 3 lacs per annum) ,no doubt.There attention towards english is also a nice thing as all subjects are in english and it is good for today's survival at every place too.The way teacher explained good things about school is really appreciated.Fees will not increased very much each year(I guess might be 10%),because when they explained us fee structure,they did not have 2019-20 fee structure,they had last year fee structure,they mentioned it will be increased by some percentage.Overall interaction was pleasant.The bad part which I really didn't like was they continuously defame other schools,I do not want to mention the name of schools.But this is not the way to show or explain your achievements or features by defaming other schools badly.We really compelled to think,if they down others like this,how our child will learn from them....

Let's see what will be finalized.

Bal Bharti School Noida Nursery 2019-20 Session Interaction Experience

Today, it was a rainy and full of humid day in the morning,we had a interaction in Bal Bharti School,Noida.Sitting arrangements for interaction were in library room.Library room size was not too large.They provided cold water,that's really nice.They were calling by serial number, we were waiting for aroung 45 mins and then we were called for interaction another library room,that might be for junior wing students.Two teachers were there, one of them seems senior one.They were very polite,senior one asked some questions with us and another one took my child's interview.Very few general questions asked by them, like, tell us about yourself(parents).Are you both working? They asked some flash cards with child. Do you like cake? They also asked about child is fully potty trained or not.

My child asked for toffee all the time,they gave him 2 toffies one by one,but he just finished that toffies fast and asked for another one,they both teachers were very decent and treat my child very calmly and patiently.My son gave all the answers,all the flash cards correctly but he didn't give answer,does he like cake or not.

Overall our interaction was great......

Infrastructure of Bal Bharti, as per fees is low, no cooling in the interaction rooms, class rooms was ok. They interact with the child in hindi but asked questions with us in English. Library was also not so large, not much space for study in library.Overall fees is not nominal as per infrastructur. Views and experiences can be totally different, no doubt. School is good but definetely need more improvement as per the fees. My son is selected,results are really prompt.Interview time was 10 AM and results declared on approx 2PM.

My DPS Noida Interview Experience -2018-2019 by Dr. Priyanka

Shared by our user Priyanka Joshi:

DPS Noida

DPS Noida admission process for nursery class started very early this year. The online admission forms  got open on 21 June till 30 June 2017 but later it got extended till 24 July 2017.

Anyways on 8 July I came  to know that their  admission  forms are 0pen. we filled the online form after  submitting the form online a login id and password was issued to us, which we had to use to check the status of our online form.

The first list of the short  listed  candidates  were suppose to come on 28july  but it got delayed due to some technical reasons and on 3 august2017 they updated it and we had to login id and  password  to check  status.

Around 10:30pm I checked  my status  and found that we were selected  for interaction  on 17 Aug 2017  at 8:30am. Their interaction process started  from 9 Aug. 2017 and continued for approx.  15 days  every day they called  somewhere  around 30-35 parents per day.

Many parents who were called on 9- 10 Aug. for interaction their result came by 12 aug'17. This made us very apprehensive at that moment.

On 17 aug17 at 8:15am we reached school gate. it was clearly mentioned that gates  will open for the parents  only  at the allotted  time. That day there were somewhere around25 parents n kids for interaction.

We were taken to a hall which had 2 desks n two covered rooms. At the 1st desk we had to deposit 1500 Rs collect prospectus, stick photos and sign on the form printout  provided  by school, attach birth certificate and address proof. we again had to submit this form to the  other  desk where we got a questionnaire  which had a few questions  like


  • Spare the rod spoil the child comment?
  • how can u inculcate  social skills in your child?
  • why DPS for your child?

while we were filling the questionnaire  my kid name was called for interview. Firstly he had to go alone for five minutes then after that one of the  parent had  to join.

When he was alone he was asked to do colouring n jumping  this is what  my kid told me then when I joined him, I saw there were 5 -6 desks n one teacher was interacting  with one kid.  my kid was asked to put beads in the thread one by one, then she showed a picture  to him which had sky land and water then some item were shown like helicopter, ship duck clouds car rainbow tree horse teacher asked him what is it and where will it go, there was a 4 piece puzzle of lion, showed him different fruits  and vegetables like potatoes, eggplant, lady finger banana  grapes and apple and asked him what is it and where will it go in fruit basket  or vegetable  basket,  pattern matching  ( 2 pink, 2 yellow) asked him arrange in a similar  way, showed him a sheet  which had pic of 6 items like mango burger fan etc. asked him what is it and then turned the sheet had asked  him to recall the items which he just saw in the sheet, he was  asked to recite  a poem also then we were asked to go and wait outside.

We were then taken to another hall where we were shown DPS  history and then jungle book movie.


We passed an hour watching the movie then we had an interaction with principal  and a teacher  where 5 parents  were called with their kids in a room and were  seated  in round table and  one by one we had to introduce  ourselves. That’s it we were then told that results will be out on 23 Aug. 2017 we had to check our status. on 23 Aug. 2017 afternoon we were glad to see that our kid was selected for Admission and we had to pay a draft of 1 Lac on 25 Aug. '17.



Dr. Priyanka Joshi

My Amity International Noida Interview Experience - 2018

As Shared by our User  Priyanka: 

Amity international school Noida   :  On 31 July 2017 AIS Noida started with their nursery class admission . Eligibility  for nursery class was 3 + years as on 31 march of the academic year of which admission is required. We had to fill the online form and had to deposit Rs. 300/- processing  fee via credit card. I filled the form on 2nd Aug. 2017 and right after submission of form online got 4 Aug. 2017  3:30 pm as time to submit the hard copy of the form. We reached the school on given time and were guided to a respective class room where we had to submit the form. Everything was well organised. After we submitted printout of our form we were given a questionnaire which was supposed to be completed in 40 minutes no extra  time was given later  on as other lot of parents were allotted time  after  an hour.   For the form submission only one parent was  required  to come and child was not suppose to come. Although I went with my husband and child and would recommend if both the parents  go for the same as it helps them to discuss and fill the questionnaire. Its better not to bring the child for this   

The questions  were like

·         Educational qualification of both parents,  paternal and maternal grand parents their job profile their achievements, 

·         Then their  were some questions on parenting like 

·         - How to deal with a restless child.

·         - How would you deal if your child is not able to cope up with the studies

·         - How would you deal if your child is bullied or bullies other children

·         - What would you do if your child brings the tiffin unfinished

·         -What values you want to inculcate  in your child

·         -How can you contribute in the growth of your child

·         - Your expectations  from the school

·         -How would you deal if your child misbehaves in public

·         -Is behaviour caught or taught 

·         -What do you think of current education scenario  

·         - Rate your preference distance from school , teacher  students  ratio, academics, extra curricular activities

·         -Who takes care of child if the mother is working

·         -How routine helps one   

We were not allowed to use the phones in the class so it is better to take educational information of child's grand parents in advance The result of the first interaction which is subm8ssion of form printout  and filling n submitting this questionnaire  came on 9 August 2017 Then on 11 Aug.  2017 we had to go for second and final interaction  For this both the parents with kid were  suppose to come We had to take the print out  and fill a one page form sent to us We had to take the original birth  certificate  with original address proof .  After verifying  documents and submitting the one page form which had basic information of kid we were given a new questionnaire  to fill this time the questionnaire  was of only one page  

The questions  were   

1.    1. Why you chose  amity ?

2.    2. What are your dreams for your child ?

3.    3. What are the important things the school should have or do for pre school children?

4.    4. What is your opinion about creating a routine in a child’s life?

5.    5. Is mother  working  Yes or No if yes then who looks after the kid ?

6.    6.Is the child  in good health yes or No if no describe the illness ?

7.    7. Give the order of preference for the  following criteria you look for admission of ur child reputation,; extra curricular  activities;  student teachers  ratio; over all academic  result; sports; ranking  

After waiting  for 2.5 hrs our turn came we went inside  a room where 3 teachers were sitting out of which one was interacting with kid one was interacting with parents  and one was only observing parents she didn’t utter a word  during interaction 

  Questions asked from parents 

·         They asked us the school/ colleges where we completed our education

·         Our respective thesis topic and some details  about it ( as I am a PhD and my husband also pursuing the same )

·         Why have you chosen amity for your child

·         Our opinion on home work

·         What is the parent role in child’s education 

·         Do you think schools only should take care and are responsible for child’s education and over all development 

From the Kid :  Thread and beads  activity  I could see him doing and teacher was asking colours and rhymes  After  we were done a teacher  gave a toffee to my kid to which  he said thank you and then my kid recited a poem to which  all the smiled. Honestly I don’t know what they exactly asked  my child but this is what I saw as a teacher  was continuously  communicating with both of us and we were completely  involved in that conversation  it was not feasible  to listen to the questions they asked my child  and what my child responded   On 16 Aug. 2017 the result was to come. Initially  our result status showed " the second cleared list of admission will be declared  on 15 sept  2017"  I was surprises to see this status as our interaction  went quite well. But after two days  i.e. on 18 sept 2017 at late night  I randomly checked  my status via login id and password they had given at the time of online form submission  the status was changed and my kid was selected. We were given five days to deposit the fee draft  of Rs. 87775/-

  Some important notes

·         - reach  the interaction place on time

·         - keep our documents ready a night before interaction to avoid

·         -keep the kid’s  Adhaar card ready

·         -Photo copy of child's  birth  certificate 

·         -photo  copy  of parents highest qualification  certificate 

·         -id proof or adhar card copy of both the parents 

·         -passport size photos of both the parents and kid Employment certificate and income proof of working parents  

·         Keep the kid relax happy and calm for interaction  

·         Kindly arrange  kids sleeping and eating time  according to the time given to you for interaction  so that  they are not cranky            


Thank You

Dr. Priyanka Joshi

Cracking School Admissions

You are just about to feel stable in your life, after long sleepless nights and spending each minute thinking of your child, watching him grow and handling random tantrums these little creatures show.... But Hey! there is no time to relax. Your child has turned two and somewhere during month of July or August UP's Nursery school admissions start and so is the real struggle for you. The process is no easy to crack, something like CAT examinations. These days we parents have become so much concerned and it is our prime responsibility to have the best available school for our child. So were our aspirations too....

 We are first time parents, totally exhausted by usual sleepless nights, and juggling between our jobs and our aim to give undivided attention to our child for whatever time we get to spend with her. We stay in East Delhi and lucky enough to have a chance for looking a school in both UP and Delhi. During our journey of UP school Admissions, there were a few factors that I think we all parent should keep in mind while selecting schools. Special thanks to Anjali and SchoolAdmissionIndia to guide us through this journey at all times!

  1. Age: At this tender age, even a month makes a difference. Kids make so much progress each day that if we compare kids of 2.3 age with 2.5 kids, they show remarkable difference to which we parents react, ohh my child never speaks up. Or is just not ready to enter the interaction room. Kids grow at their pace, you cannot compel them for anything. Though it is important for you to get admission in best school but the age do play a role. Now considering the teachers who are involved in this process for a very long time now. They understand not each child is same. Hence are their expectations also, and trust me, each school would want to have a mix of students, because we never know who will perform at growing age when this difference would not matter. So be patient, this is not in our hands and just have faith in your child on whatever he is able to perform.

 2. PlaySchool: The concept of playschools play a huge role in building up social skills in your child. Some kids are not happy in going to school, and some adapt well. If they have a little exposure of school and are comfortable in interacting with teachers or peer group, its a plus. Similarly are the park visits each day. Ensure you take your child to park for play. They learn and grow lot better.

 3. Never bribe your child or give them a pressure that we are going for an interview. Do this and do that etc etc. I never told my child about interview. Just said you are growing up, we will take you to big school. I had let my child to be her own and had no expectations set. It helped her to ease with teachers as if they were her playschool teachers.

 4. Study about school:As parents it is very important you study about school you want to apply. Schools are very happy to hear good words about them and each school has a USP, like some has focus on sports, some on foreign languages etc. Better we are aware of it during interaction. It helps a lot.

 5. Learn some good parenting tips and try to follow them: I am usually in habbit of reading 1 or 2 article about child behavior and parenting tips. When I started filling up the school forms I could see maximum schools asked about how you handle your child or how you encourage them. All those tips and following them helped me in filling up forms way well.

 6. Take your child for a holiday somewhere in May or June: My daughter was very introvert. Unknowingly we went for a vacation with friends and during that week she interacted with multiple people. That trip was a blessing for us. We could notice immediately after the trip she was very open in communication. She still takes time to open up, but is not hesitant. Personally I feel as parents we must try this if possible.

 7. Working parents: Be prepared to justify well on how you spend time with your child. Schools are looking for some good ways you suggest on spending time with your child. Small points like you have meals together or weekends together help in gaining points.

 All above points are solely based on my experience with school interaction. Happy school entrance examinations!


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