Cambridge International Board to be introduced in Civic Schools, BMC signs deal

by Web Desk | Published: 09 Sep 2021

Cambridge International Board to be introduced in Civic Schools, BMC signs deal
Ahead of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation elections 2022, the Shiv Sena Party preps up. In a recent step taken by the State Minister and Mumbai Guardian Minister Aaditya Thackeray declared that apart from the schools of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in the city of Mumbai, there will also be a facility of Cambridge Board Curriculum for the students elsewhere in Maharashtra. 
Soon after the ICSE and CBSE boards were affiliated, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) linked a Memorandum of Understanding on Wednesday with the Cambridge Board to start the schools with the curriculum of boards in the city. The Guardian Minister Aaditya Thackeray further stated that a meeting will be held between the board and that they look forward to at least start one school by June, next year. 
In each of the 24 administrative wards in the city of Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) aims to have one school affiliated with the Cambridge Board in these wards. Aaditya Thackeray further said that currently, 12 schools are having CBSE and ICSE board curriculum. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will be holding meetings and try to discuss the main issue that how to open the school in the next two months. 
“Every student can come to the Mumbai Public School keeping aside the worry of fees. We already have ICSE and CBSE boards and now we also have joined hands with Cambridge Board. In the coming months we will be holding meetings with them,” stated Guardian Minister Aaditya Thackeray. 

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