Academics

Gurukul KindergartenSSCIGCSE

The early years provide the first introduction of the child to school and learning. The Kindergarten experience develops in the child a world-view that guides his/her future interactions with the physical and social world. The warm and caring environment of the Gurukul Kindergarten keeps in mind precisely this, and provides it’s students an all-round educational plan that is:

  • Age appropriate
  • Free of stress
  • Developmentally conscious

A dedicated team of professional teachers make learning fun for children, and our students look forward to school every day. Kindergarten is the special time that the child learns new ideas, new skills, and makes new friends. The classroom provides a healthy social environment where the child learns crucial emotional and social management skills.

The curriculum is based on the best amalgamation of Western research in child psychology and the cultural patterns of our Indian heritage.

The Gurukul Kindergarten offers parents the option of Choosing:

  • The Maharashtra State Board
  • Cambridge International Examinations

 

The school also offers the State Secondary Certificate (SSC) course for its students. The course is as prescribed by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation for the Primary, and as per the Maharashtra State Board of Education for the Secondary section.

We believe in stress-free education, and the systems are designed to help make learning a joyful experience for the child. The syllabus is delivered through qualified and experienced teachers, who use a variety of methods to make learning fun. The teaching methodology uses the prescribed textbooks of the Maharashtra Board and includes field trips, project work, and specially designed worksheets that ensure complete learning and inculcate the habit of self-management. Students have an environment that allows them freedom for individual expression, and develops the capability that is required to show achievement in the final examinations as per the standards set by the Board for the SSC Examinations. The academic level of the students shows that they are well upto the standards of measurement, while at the same time, able to participate in the numerous activities that the school provides for them. The students are bench-marked with the best in the State and participate in various events and competitions organized by the Education Department.

Our students have consistently made us proud with their extraordinary achievement at the SSC Board Exams.

In our quest to create world-class students, we offer the International General Certificate of Secondary Examination (IGCSE), affiliated with the Cambridge International Examinations, UK. They are part of the University of Cambridge, one of the world’s top universities, and trusted for excellence in education.

The Cambridge approach supports schools to develop learners who are:

  • Confident in working with information and ideas, their own and those of others
  • Responsible for themselves, responsive and respectful of others
  • Reflective as learners themselves, developing their ability to learn
  • Innovative and equipped for new and future challenges
  • Engaged intellectually and socially, and ready to make a difference in the world

We offer:

  1. Cambridge Primary – Grade 1 to 6
  2. Cambridge Secondary 1 – Grade 7 & 8
  3. Cambridge Secondary 2/IGCSE – Grade 9 & 10

The key features include a flexible curriculum framework to develop knowledge, skills and understanding in English, Mathematics and Science in young learners. The examinations test not memory and speed, but students’ knowledge and reasoning, and problem solving abilities. Students experience integrated assessments, which provide a valuable indication of the student’s academic progress and achievement in relation to an international benchmark.

Particularly suited for students with a wide range of abilities and who thrive on challenge, the IGCSE certificate provides students with high quality, leading edge qualifications that are recognized worldwide by leading universities and employers as evidence of academic ability. This naturally translates into a world of opportunities, a wide range of courses, and a strong work ethic for their future.