Modern English Academy, Barrackpore is a coeducational day school offering classes from class V to class XII. The school was founded to fulfill the need of a secondary school for the children who completed their primary education in Modern School, Barrackpore. Founded in April 1998 by the Barrackpore Park Road Christian Education Society, the school is affiliated with the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE), New Delhi.
The school’s aim is to maintain high standards of academic performance in a disciplined environment. The quiet and contemplative atmosphere of the school is conducive to learning.
The school hosts a two-acre campus with well-equipped science laboratories, facilities for computer studies and a large library. The school also houses a large playground, a well maintained garden, well-equipped science laboratories, facilities for computer studies and a large library.
The school follows the CISCE curriculum and gives importance to conceptual understanding and learning. The school hopes to instill a passion for learning and strongly discourages peer competition.
Extracurricular activities include debate, elocution, quiz, drama, dance, yoga, aerobics, chess, badminton, field trips and excursions.
Students can also enroll themselves as members of the Science, Literary, Nature, Cultural, Puzzles, Quiz, or Economics clubs.
The entry level is at class V. Students who pass out of class IV from Modern School are automatically accepted in class V. Admission to students from other schools is strictly on the basis of merit and availability of seats.
The school office can be contacted for information on fees.
Modern English Academy, Barrackpore has been ranked among the best co-educational day schools in India by the EducationWorld C-fore Survey 2013.
The school does not offer accommodation facility.