What is the tenure of the contract between the Franchisee and My School ITALY ? What happens after expire of tenure?
The initial tenure of the contract is 7 years. The contract can be renewed with the similar franchise fee as the first tenure.
What are the costs involved in setting up the My School ITALY franchise?
Apart from the franchise fee, the additional expenses are as follows:
1. Cost of Startup Kit, Furniture, Motor Skill development tools, Learning material, Initial Marketing & Publicity.
2. Costing of interiors and making it fit for a play school, will depend on the actual condition of the property.
Is it required to survey the premises & locality of the prospective Kindergarten?
Yes, our Team will travel to desired locality, visit the premises and understand the potential of that place and the local market matrix. In case, our team finds the place as suitable for the business & security of the students, then we will take the project to the next level and the amount will be adjusted against the franchise fees. But if the site is found non feasible for our Project as per standards set by My School ITALY , we would recommend changes so as to make it suitable for the project.
What all is required to start the My School ITALY ?
We will send you a checklist of things along with costing.
Does the franchisee need to own the premise?
No, the preschool can be conducted from a leased premise also. Please note that the lease contract should have a minimum period of 3 years.
Will My School ITALY provide complete furniture and decor to its Franchisee?
Is any approval required from any education board or municipal authority for running the preschool?
No approval is required for running a Play School. In most cities, a "Shops and Establishment Certificate" from the local Municipality may be required.
How much time does it take for My School ITALY franchise to become operational?
it takes 30-45 days to become operational once the premises is ready for possession.
What is a good time to start My School ITALY?
Who selects the teachers? Has My School ITALY got any selection criteria?
The teachers are selected by the Franchisee in consultation with My School ITALY Academic team. Their remuneration is also decided by the Franchisee. Teachers are expected to have some basic qualification in Early Child Care Education. We help in selection process. We conduct telephonic interviews. Teacher training is mandatory.
What does Teachers’ Training consist of?
Teaching is both skill and an art. Parents are watching and wanting the teacher to magically improve their kids. So where do you start? What are the best techniques? How fast can you get results? These are some of the questions that are answered in our Teachers’ Training Program apart from: 1. Approaches to learning 2.Formal Training and Workshops 3. Observations 4. Modelling / In-class support 5. Positive Discipline Program 6. Consultation 7. Information / News Letters 8. Referrals / Resources 9. Crisis Support 10. Self - care and Information brown bag lunches.
Are the lessons plans provided by My School ITALY ?
We provide weekly lesson plans.
What Teacher-Student ratio has to be maintained?
The recommended teacher student ratio is 1: 20.
What are the school timings?
My School ITALY can be operated in one or two shifts depending on the findings of Feasibility Analysis. In normal case, school timings are: 9 AM to 1 pm. The franchisee can make an adjustment in the timings based on local conditions and seasons
Does My School ITALY allow the franchisee to conduct other activities in the School premises after school hours?
The franchisee is free to conduct any activity after school hours with our prior permission, keeping in mind that the equipments should not get damaged while choosing the activity to conduct. We encourage some activities like Abacus, Vedic Maths, Summer Camps, tuition classes & other after School activities.
Who decides the fee structure?
Based on the Feasibility Analysis that takes into consideration all ground conditions, local competition, paying capacity of parents in the neighbourhood, the fee structure will be recommended to the Franchisee and then decided.
Who collects the fees from the parents?
The franchisee collects the fees from the parents in cash or cheque.
Does the franchisee need to provide food to the children?
My School ITALY does not have hard & fast rule for mid-day food. This is totally depending on the franchisee wish. We have both models. We provide complete know how like monthly meal chart & guide lines.
What is the uniform worn by the student?
Each child gets two sets of My School ITALY Art Smocks as part of the student kit.