District Education Authority

District Education Authority

Dr. Asad Naeem Manuchaher
Chief Executive Officer (Education) Jhelum)

 Phone Number:  0333-52138191
 Office Number:  0544-9270208
 Email:  edo.edu.jhelum@gmail.com
 Address:  Office of the CEO DEA Jhelum 

Establishment of District Education Authorities (DEAs) under PLGA, 2013

  • Students’ assessment and examination
  • Ranking of schools on terminal examination results and targets
  • Promotion of co-curicular activities, sports, scouting, girl guide, red crescent
  • Constitute school management councils to monitor academic activities
  • Approval / re-appropriation of the budget and execution of development schemes
  • Plan and finance maintenance of school, support enrolment and retention

Functions of DEAs (Section 93)

  • Establish, manage and supervise:
    • Primary, Elementary, Secondary and Higher Secondary Schools
    • Adult literacy and Non-formal basic education
    • Special Education Institutions of the government in the district
  • Implement policies and directions of the Government including achievement of KPIs set by the Government for education.      
  • Ensure:
    • Teaching, infrastructure, student safety and hygiene standards
    • Minimum education standards for quality education as may be prescribed
  • Undertake:
    • Students’ assessment and examinations
    • Ranking of schools on terminal examination results and targets
    • Promotion of co-curricular activities, sports, scouting, Girl Guide, Red Crescent
  • Constitute school management councils to monitor academic activities.
  • Approval / re-appropriation of the budget and execution of development schemes
  • Plan and finance maintenance of school, support enrolment and retention

Schools

Details of schools operating in the district are as follows:

 Category of School Male Female
Higher Secondary Schools 04 07
 High Schools 73 74
 Elementary Schools 57 84
 Primary Schools 174 318
 Grand Total 308 483