Karachi: Due to excessive tuition fee the registration of about 115 campuses of two renowned private school systems – the Beaconhouse and The City School has been suspended.
Supreme court and Sindh High court have suspended the registrations of the schools in the charge of getting excessive tuition fees from parents.
Notification issued by the provincial education department and the director of private schools Sindh said they have written the letters to the respective schools.They are urged to implement the verdict against the excessive fee spike.
Further it is stated that if the court orders are not implemented within a week, the schools will be sealed lawfully.
Mansoob Hussain Siddiqui Director General of Directorate of Inspection of Private Schools said that these schools were informed already but they didn’t respond to it.
He also made sure that suspension of school will not in any way affect the academic year of the students or their educational activities.
Supreme Court last year rejected the petition submitted by private schools to increase fee by 5%.
Court believed that education has become a business , a noble profession has merely become a job.