Paatasala Inc is a California, USA based 501 C (3) certified Non Profit organization and Paatasala welcomes children of 5 years and above to get admitted into Telugu Paluku ( Year 1).
Telugu Padugu ( Year 2) and Telugu Parugu (Year 3) and Telugu Adugu (Year 4) also can have admissions …but only after the students writes and passes a qualifying examiniations.
Similarly, students below 5 years ( above 4 years) can join in Tarangam..Tarangam course.. ( a Pre Primary course)
Bay Area Paatasala Centers have successfully completed 2016-17 academic year in 5 Centers for close to 350 students.
Southern California with 2 centers started from 26 September and completed 2016-17.
In East Coast,New Jersey, Philadelphia and Maryland, Paatasala centers started started in September 2015 have also successfully completed year 2016-17.
Broadly the schedule for Paatasala academic year 2017-18 for North America :
Start : Saturday, 9th September 2017 Up to 3rd week of Feb 2018
Start : From 4th week of February 2018 Up to 3rd week of June 2018
Start : July & August 2018
Paatasala , being a certified Non Profit organization, follows very strict rules in terms of all financial transactions. It has made an Online payment Gateway through PAY PAL and parents are requested make fees through Online only.
Paatasala donot take any responsibility for payments made with out proper and complete details of the student through online. If online payment is not possible, parents are hereby requested to pay circles along with complete students registration details.
Paatasala academic year starts from September every year ( in North America) and will go up to June of the following year. The fees being paid is valid for one complete academic year.
Every student is eligible to attend Paatasala classes and also receive text books for the course he/she is attending to.
Every student will also be eligible for receiving eLearning modules and related online exercises. ( eLearning is an online facility which will be made available exclusively to Paatasala students)
All the students are supposed to follow Paatasala timings strictly and also the instructions given by teachers of Paatasala centers. Students also shall follow teachers guidance in taking class work and or home work.
All the students shall attend weekly/ monthly tests or periodic examinations and shall score good marks. Students with poor performance shall be detained in the same class.
Parents are here by requested to support Paatasala’s efforts in bringing Telugu teaching facilities and volunteer some help to the center where their child is studying.
Parents are requested to volunteer for servicing atleast one class per semester which involves attending the class along with their child, supervising students’ arrival and exit for that day assisting the teacher & Center coordinator.
Paatasala shall organize various events and students are encouraged to participated in all those activities as much as possible.
Paatasala centers in each city shall conduct Vasanthotsavam ( Annual Day) and students are encouraged to participate in the same.
Decisions of Paatasala management (Teachers or Center coordinators or Area Directors) shall be final on any matter or activity related to their Paatasala center.
Paatasala management fixes Fees for each course which may differ from place to place and students/ parents shall make payments willfully.
Fees once paid shall not be refunded. However, on genuine cases, Parent may make a Refund claim and Paatasala management may regund the fees paid.
Parents shall get complete fee less $25 if the Refund claim is made with in 7 days of Academic year commencement. They shall get 50% of the fees if the claim is made with in one month of the academic year starts. No refund shall be made if the claim is made after 30 days.
Parents may kindly cooperate and make their Refund claims following the procedure as Paatasala Inc is a 501 C (3) certified organization.