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faq

What does Sishu Griha mean?

Sishu Griha is a Sanskrit work, “Sishu” meaning child and “Griha” house. The words put together translate to “House of Children.”

Where are we located?

We are located in New Tippasandra. Our address is as follows - Sishu Griha Montessori and High School,

No. 3, HAL 3rd Stage, New Tippasandra, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560075.

Are we a co-ed school?

Yes, from the Montessori level right up to Year 10

From which level to which level do we cater to?

We start from the Montessori level, and then from Year 1 right up to Year 10.

Which curriculum do we follow?

We follow the Montessori system at the pre-school level, and the ICSE stream at the higher level.

When to enquire regarding admissions for Montessori?

Parents can submit a self written form to us by September-October for the next academic year. Please click here for further details

When to enquire regarding admissions for Year 1 to Year 10?

Depending on vacancy, parents can submit a self written form to us by January for the next academic year. Details required are the same as above. For students coming for admission for Year 2 to Year 10, the transfer and conduct certificate from the previous school is a must. Students applying from a different board for Year 9 will have to get prior approval from the ICSE Board. This again will depend on vacancies. Students applying from a different board for Year 10 will not be processed as per the ICSE Board rules. Students are assessed on a written test in languages and mathematics

What is the age eligibility for admission to Montessori?

The Child should be within 2 years 8 months and 3 years as on 1st June for Montessori Year 1. We admit students ONLY in to Montessori Year 1

What is the age eligibility for admission to Year 1?

The Child should have completed 5 years 8 months as on 1st June.

What is the Montessori system?

The system was founded by the Late Dr. Maria Montessori in Italy in 1907. She brought the Montessori system to India in 1939. Bangalore became the centre of Montessori Education in India. “The Montessori method is scientific education. Knowledge of childhood is its foundation. It is built on the discovered laws of the development of the body and mind of the child.”

What is the student assessment pattern at each level?

At the primary level our assessment is informal and students are assessed on a continuous basis. For middle and high school students are assessed on their projects, internal assessment, tests, and examinations.

What is the medium of instruction?

English is the medium of instruction. Hindi and Kannada are offered as second and third languages

How is discipline imposed?

We believe in self discipline. Parents can contact the school for further details.

What are our medical facilities?

We have a sick room with first aid trained staff. We also have a tie up with Chinmaya Hospital that is located 2 minutes away from us.

What makes Sishu Griha different?

We at Sishu Griha believe that every student is an entity to himself/herself, a true blessing for us. To lend credence to this belief, we facilitate the child's growth by providing him/her with unlimited opportunities, and in reiteration of our mission, education for life is what we impart. Culture and tradition is subtly woven in to Sishu Griha's way of life.