FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
At the G.D Goenka Public School, Sector 48, Gurugram campus, the entry level to school is Nursery. The age criterion for Nursery is 3 years 6 months as on 31st March.
The school is affiliated with Central Board of Secondary Education and is running classes up to grade XII.
Our curriculum is a unique blend of world class pedagogy and teaching methodology. The amalgam of various activities is an integral part of teaching methodology. Exposure to multiple activities enables us to tap into the diversity of intelligence of each child, discover their strengths and provide a suitable platform to excel.
Language skills, along with personal, social and physical education are a part of academic learning. We have extensive sports facilities with a structured program to encourage students to pursue sports seriously
For effective curriculum implementation, the school maintains a student teacher ratio of 12:1.
There is a rigorous process of selecting the faculty members. The process involves group discussion and presentation, written test, personal and subject interview and class demonstration. To continuously enhance the skills of the faculty and to keep them abreast with the latest developments in the field of education, regular workshops for the teachers are conducted.
The safety and security of children is the prime concern of the school and all plausible steps are taken to ensure it in the school campus and the school buses.
The campus has IBMS monitoring through Nerve Centre manned all the time. This includes CCTV surveillance, fire detection and fire fighting measures of highest standards.
The security guards at the gate and at various vantage points are trained to control and monitor any kind of movement inside the campus.
School buses are air-conditioned and are equipped with Global Positioning System, DVR cameras for surveillance & speed governors. Each bus has a lady security guard in place for additional safety of children.
To meet any medical emergency, the school has professionally qualified full time doctor and nurse. The school has equipped infirmaries.
Highest standards of hygiene and sanitation are maintained. The school has a dedicated housekeeping department with trained attendants.
Each washroom has sensory taps, soap dispensers, toilet rolls, disposable hand towels and an attendant at all times.
RO water in disposable glasses is served to students.
Timings at different levels are:
Nursery - K.G.: 9.15am to 12.45pm | Class I - XII: 7.55am to 2.20 pm
Yes, the school owns a fleet of deluxe air-conditioned buses equipped with Global Positioning System, DVR cameras for surveillance catering to the whole of Gurgaon. Each bus has a lady security guard in place for additional safety of children.
Nursery, KG and class 1 students are served wholesome, delicious and hygienically cooked food. For students of class 2 and above, the school has a cafeteria and children have an option of procuring food from there.
The school almanac is a two way communication between the parent and the teacher. All information regarding the timetable, syllabus, worksheets, circulars, transport etc is available on the Parent App and the Parent Portal on our website www.gdgoenka-gurgaon.com. Parent Teacher Meetings are conducted regularly.
Yes, day trips and educational excursions are organized for students of all classes. Domestic and International educational trips are organized for students of classes III upwards.
The class wise assessment pattern is as follows:
|Nursery to II||No formal assessment|
|III- XII||As per the CBSE guidelines.
Two Terms with one Periodic Test and
one Term End Examination in each Term