Maharani Gayatri Devi Girls School
Jaipur

Established

1943

Type

Girls Day School, Boys Day School

Board

CBSE

Overview

The Maharani Gayatri Devi Girls’ School (MGD), Jaipur was promoted by late Rajmata Gayatri Devi of Jaipur in August 1943 with the objective of providing a progressive, liberal education to girls, at a time when the tradition of purdah was prevalent in Rajasthan.The school started with 24 girls and Lilian G. Lutter as its founder principal.

MGD is affiliated with the New Delhi based Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and boasts a student strength of over 3000 girls of which about 350 are full time boarders. The school is managed by the MGD Girls’ School Society which functions through a board of governors, headed by Rani Vidya Devi of Jaipur.

Campus

The school campus sprawls over 26 acres on the Sawai Ram Singh Road, in the heart of the city. The campus hosts purposefully constructed modern buildings housing the academic and administrative blocks, an indoor stadium, an open air stadium, infirmary, bank, well equipped laboratories, a dining complex, and dance and music halls. Other facility offerings at MGD campus include a canteen, a tuck shop, a telephone booth, two tennis courts, a swimming pool, a basketball court, and hockey and cricket fields.

The school library features a collection of more than 28,600 books including fiction and reference books.

The school mess comfortably seats 450 students at a time and serves wholesome and well balanced vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals.

Academics

MGD is affiliated to CBSE and offers education to girls from class I through XII. It prepares students for the All India Secondary School Examination (AISSE) and All India Senior School Certificate Examinations (AISSCE) at classes X and XII respectively. The medium of instruction is English and classes I to V follow the XSeed curriculum of iDiscoveri.

Classes IX and X follow the curriculum prescribed by CBSE. In class IX, the students can opt between Hindi, Sanskrit or French as the second Language.

Extracurricular:

Believing that holistic education transcends beyond the classroom, MGD encourages students to engage themselves in a plethora of extracurricular activities such as debates, informal discussions, field trips, inter-class and inter-hostel meetings, and teacher student meetings, inter-house sports championships such as athletics, basket-ball, swimming, running and judo competitions.

Head of Institute

Mrs. Suniti Sharma

General Information

Min Fee
38000
Max Fee
180000
Admission Age
5
Library
Yes
Transportation
Yes
Student Mix
Both
No of Students
3000
Campus Size
26 acres
Labs
Yes
Internet Wi-Fi
Yes
Sports
Cricket, Gym, Tennis, Badminton, Basketball, Swimming, Football

Admission

For admission to class I, the applicant must be registered with the school and admissions are done strictly by draw of lots.

Registration for admission to class I begin from 15 January, 2013 for the session beginning April 2013.

The minimum age for admission to class I for the academic session beginning April 2013, is 5+ years as on March 31, 2013

Admission to other classes is dependent on seats availability and candidates are required to appear for an entrance exam and a personal interview. Admission to class IX (boarders only) takes place on the basis of performance in the entrance test for English, science and mathematics

Fees:

The fee is structured differently for day scholars and boarders.

FEE STRUCTURE FOR DAY SCHOLARS

REGISTRATION FEE       Rs. 1000/-    (Payable at the time of taking Reg. Form only)

ADMISSION FEE            Rs. 10200/-   (Payable at the time of Admission only)

CAUTION MONEY          Rs. 10000/-    (                            ”                          )       

FEE STRUCTURE FOR BOARDERS

REGISTRATION FEE       Rs. 1000/-    (Payable at the time of taking Reg. Form only)

ADMISSION FEE            Rs. 10200/-   (Payable at the time of Admission only)

CAUTION MONEY          Rs. 30000/-    (                            ”                          )

Achievement

The school is managed by the MGD Girls’ School Society which functions through a board of governors, headed by Rani Vidya Devi of Jaipur.

Accommodation

MGD offers comfortable residential facilities to its staff and the 350-400 boarders in its 8 boarding houses.

Updates


Education World Survey

Total Score: 1176

Information

Website : www.mgdschooljaipur.com

Address : Sawai Ramsingh Road

Email : [email protected]

Contact : 1412374086

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