Q-1 How old is the Bhulka Vihar School?
Ans.Bhulka Vihar School was founded in 1993.
Q-2 Is the school co-educational?
Ans. Yes. The school admits boys and girls from Nursery to Class XII.
Q-3 Does the school have boarding facility?
Ans. It does not. It is a day school.
Q-4 Does the school have a cafeteria/canteen?
Ans. No. Students bring their own lunch and snack.
Q-5 What academic year does the school follow?
Ans. Our School follows the Indian academic year. We start on June 4, 2018 and close for summer on March 29, 2019.
Q-6 What is the admission procedure?
Ans. Admission is granted on the basis of an entrance examination conducted by the 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.
Q-7 What is the total number of students?
Ans. The student body has a strength of 2000.
Q-8 What are the facilities for sports and games?
Ans. There is a huge indoor play area for the kids. There are a number of indoor game facilities like table tennis, air hockey, pool, carom, chess etc. We also have provision for outdoor games facilities, like cricket practice pitch, Basket ball, badminton etc. Special coaching is given in cricket, football, basketball etc.
Q-9 What are the streams of studies offered to the students studying at SHEMFORD?
Ans. The school has on offer Science and Commerce streams at the Senior Secondary level.
Q-10 What are the subjects of study for different streams?
Ans. For Science stream, the school offers English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer, Mathematics & Physical Education.
For Commerce stream the subjects offered are English, Accountancy, Business Studies, Economics, Mathematics & Physical Education.
Q-11 What is the teacher/student ratio?
Ans. The ratio is 1:22. The school is very particular that each student be provided individual care and attention at all times.
Q-12 Is the school affiliated to any educational body in India or overseas?
Ans. The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi.
Q-13 What about the academic performance of the school students?
Ans. The school students have consistently achieved 100% results in the Board exams conducted by the CBSE. The school is recognized as a Centre for Academic Excellence and a large number of students regularly clear Competitive Exams and enter reputed Universities in India and abroad.
Q-14 Do you provide transport facilities?
Ans. We have arrangement for A.C. buses which cater to the needs of children from different parts of Surat and adjoining areas.
Q-15 Is it compulsory to use School arrangement for transport?
Ans. The present rule follows that transport is compulsory for all the children from Upper infant (4+) staying beyond 1 km. from the school.
Q-16 Does the school provide additional classes/tuition for students who need help with academics?
Ans. Yes. The school organizes additional classes and tuition for children who may need extra care in any subject.
Q-17 How are students of Class XII prepared for the school leaving exams?
Ans. Class XII students are provided all possible assistance by the staff. A Career Counselor also offers advice on career options available to school leaving students.
Q-18 What other co-curricular activities are offered?
Ans. Other co-curricular activities include music and dance, debating, dramatics, tours and treks, excursions etc.
Q-19 Does the school have adequate medical facilities?
Ans. The school has a resident medical assistant, a doctor on daily visit and several medical specialists for expert medical care and advice.
Q-20 When does the school close for vacations?
Ans. The summer vacations are from Mid-May to Mid-July. The winter vacations are from mid December to late January.
Q-21 What is the school fee?
Ans. Detailed information is available on the website as well as in the school prospectus. The prospectus may be obtained by writing to the school admission office.
Q-22 Does the school offer any scholarships?
Ans. Limited part-scholarships are offered to meritorious students.
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