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Welham Girls' School, Dehradun

No 19 Municipal Road




School Information

School Board: ICSE
Type: All Girls
Hostel Facility: Residential School
Address No 19 Municipal Road, Dalanwala, Dehradun
Contact Number 0135-2657223, 2659690, 2657378, 6670100
Email ID mainschool@welhamgirls.com
Website http://www.welhamgirls.com
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Description

The School is affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi, an all-India Board. The School has classes from VIto XII. The academic year begins in April and the Final Examinations are conducted in March of the following year.English is the medium of instruction throughout the School. Hindi holds a place of very high importance inthe curriculum, and every effort is made to ensure that each girl reaches a high standard in the language. A third language is taught in the Middle School, for which an option between Sanskrit, Punjabi, Bengali and Urdu is available. Students may also opt for French, although this choice is available only to girls who have previous knowledge of the language. French is also taught as an activity, which enables girls to reach a basic level of proficiency without opting for it as a formal subject.

 

For the Class X ICSE Examinations the school is able to offer a wide choice of discipline options. Apart from the compulsory subjects which include English, Hindi, Social Studies, Mathematics and Science, students are required to select at least one skill-based subject for the Council Examinations. The choice includes Computer Applications, Yoga, Kathak,Bharatnatyam, Vocal Music,Instrumental Music, Art and Home Science.At the 10+2 level, the School makes it possible for students to take subjects across the three streams: Humanities, Science, Commerce, in preparation for the school-leaving final ISC (Indian School Certificate) Board examination held at the end of Class XII. A large selection of subjects is offered at this level. English is compulsory. Optional subjects may be selected from among the following: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Computer Science, History, Geography, Economics, Psychology, Political Science, Literature in English, Hindi, French, Commerce, Accounts, Home Science, Art and Hindustani Music.The School wishes to offer its students the widest possible opportunity to develop their areas of interest and therefore makes every effort to cater to an individual's special requirements by accommodating subjects in awide variety of combinations.

The School is justifiably proud of a spacious, very well stocked, open-shelf library cum resource centre designed to encourage girls to develop an interest in a variety of subjects, and to allow them the facility of research and indepth study. State-of-the-art, well equipped laboratories provide excellent facilities in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Mathematics, History, Geography and Home Science. Computer Science is compulsory up to Class VIII and is offered both as a subject and as a co-curricular activity thereafter. The School makes extensive use of audio-visual ICT-enabled teaching aids. There is great emphasis on project work and students are encouraged to use the library and carry out reference work. Independent thinking and learning through discussions and group activities is encouraged.

Facilities


Transport
Indoor Sports
Outdoor Sports
AC Classes
Swimming Pool

General FAQs


Which board is this school affiliated to?

In India all Schools that have classes upto Xth or XIIth have to be affiliated to atleast one board of education. Welham Girls' School, Dehradun is affiliated to the the following boards: ICSE.

Does this school offer Hostel facility?

Yes, Welham Girls' School, Dehradun offers hostel facility. This school has provisions for residential scholars. Welham Girls' School, Dehradun is a Residential School.

What facilities are available in this school?

Welham Girls' School, Dehradun offers the following facilities: Transportation, Indoor Sports, Outdoor Sports, AC Classes, Swimming Pool.

Is this school co-educational?

No, Welham Girls' School, Dehradun is not co-educational.

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