Rules and Regulations:

  • Minimum age for school admission is 3 years as of September 1, 2018
  • Age group cutoff date for rest of the classes is September 1, 2018
  • Copy of birth certificate needs to be presented at the time of registration
  • AKM admissions are only allowed for high school students - Grade 9 (Age 14) and above

DAVSS and AYM Fees for 2018 - 19:

  • Annual fee is $500 for DAVSS and AKM
  • Annual fee for Pre-Sanskriti is $300
  • Early registration discount of $50 if fee is paid before May 13, 2018
  • No admission after 23th September 2018

Refund Policy per student:

  • Notice must be received in writing or via email – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Notice received on or before 1st day of school: $50 admin fee will be deducted and balance will be refunded
  • Notice received on or before 30th September 2018: Net $300 will be refunded
  • No refund after 30th September 2018

Attendance Award:

  • Students with more than 80% attendance will be presented with Attendance Awards during the course of the Academic Year. It is required that at least one parent be a volunteer in the School or Arya Samaj (80% attendance), for their children to be eligible for attendance award.

ID and Attendance Policy:

  • All students will be issued an ID which needs to be scanned on each school day
  • Replacement ID can be issued for $10 ID replacement fee
  • Failure to scan ID will result in the student being marked absent
  • If students forget to bring their ID, no manual entry can be requested. It will be considered as absent. It is parents and students responsibility to maintain badges
  • Students badging in between 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM will be considered Tardy
  • Three Tardies count as 1 absent and will affect students’ record towards the attendance refund policy
  • Students badging in after 10:15 AM will be considered Absent


  • Fee payable by cheque only. All checks should be made payable to 'Arya Samaj Greater Houston'. Please mention the word "DAVSS / AYM & the child's name" in the memo
  • Please address mail to Dr. Kavita Vachaknavee C/O Arya Samaj Greater Houston 14375 Schiller Rd, Houston, TX 77082, if you're mailing the check. Please also send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the date when the check was mailed