How old is the Doon International School?
Doon International School was founded in 2014.
Is the school co-educational?
Yes. The school admits boys and girls from Nursery to Class X to have plus two from next year.
What is the total number of students?
The student body has a strength of 500 students, including 100 resident boys and girls.
What is the admission procedure?
Admission is granted on the basis of an entrance examination conducted by the school. Overseas students may be granted admission based on evidence of exceptional academic performance in their previous school. Meritorious students from good Indian Schools having a good academic record may be granted direct admission providing they provide the last two-year certified marksheets from their present schools.
What is the teacher/student ratio?
The ratio is 1:22. The school is very particular that each student be provided individual care and attention at all times.
Is the school affiliated to any educational body in India or overseas?
The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi. Affiliation Number1530203
How is the teaching faculty selected?
Appropriate educational qualifications, relevant experience, and a rigorous interview process are the selection criteria.
Does the school provide additional classes/tuition for students who need help with academics?
Yes. The school organizes additional classes and tuition for children who may need extra care in any subject.
How are students of Class X prepared for the school leaving exams?
Class X students are provided all possible assistance by the staff. A Career Counsellor also offers advice on career options available to school leaving students.
What facilities are available for games and sports?
The school students may choose from a wide option of sports and games. These include cricket, football, hockey, badminton, table tennis, basketball, athletics, horse riding and martial arts like judo etc. A team of trained coaches provides guidance to the students to enable them to excel in sports and games.
What other co-curricular activities are offered?
Other co-curricular activities include music and dance, debating, dramatics, tours and treks, excursions etc.
Does the school have adequate medical facilities?
The school has a resident medical assistant, a doctor on daily visit and several medical specialists for expert medical care and advice.
When does the school close for vacations?
The summer vacations are from May 1st Week to Mid-June. The winter vacations are from mid-December to January 1st week.
Are students provided facilities for travel to school after vacations or for travel to their residence for vacations?
Yes. The school organizes air and rail bookings for students. A member of the staff also escorts students and receive students at the Railway station & Airport. A school bus facility is also provided.
Does the school offer any scholarships?
Limited part-scholarships are offered to meritorious students.