Promoted in 1965 by T.I. John, St. John’s School, Faridabad is a co-educational day school affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi. It offers classes from kindergarten through the senior secondary level. The school’s mission statement is “Learn to serve” and it employs various traditional and digital to impart quality education.
The school trains its students to not only to ace in their school life but also become effective members of the society. It is reputed to have a strict discipline protocol. Both moral and intellectual growth takes equal importance in the school’s approach to education. The school strives to enable experiential learning and promotes a hands-on approach of education.
Located in Sector-7A, Faridabad, St. John’s School is known for its 4-acre eco-friendly campus. The school prides itself with an Eco-Generator and a RO Water plant which helps reduces its carbon footprint. The total built-up area is 1.7 acres, giving the campus an open-air ambience. The school houses three full-fledged IT enabled learning rooms, two auditoriums and eight laboratories including separate labs for physics, chemistry, biology and maths. Smart classrooms have also been introduced to enable digital learning methods. The school maintains two libraries with a rich collection of 16,936 books.
An indoor games room and playgrounds in the campus promote sports and fitness among students. A qualified on-campus nurse is present across working hours and there is a well equipped sick bay. The school ensures its students’ security by employing guards and keeping the campus under CCTV surveillance.
St. John’s School, Faridabad offers K-12 education in tandem with the CBSE curriculum. The school often conducts exhibitions and excursions to balance classroom learning with real life experiences and applications. Classes VI to VIII are offered Hindi and Sanskrit as the second and third languages; one of these two must be chosen as the second language for class XI and X. The following are the subjects taught in classes XI and XII:
Computer Science/ Physical Education
Maths / Physical Education / Multimedia & Web Tech.
Admission forms can be downloaded from the school website or can be collected from the office from 8am to 9 am (Monday – Friday). Original date of birth certificate and address proof must be produced at the time of registration for the verification of photocopies. Admissions between classes I and XI are dependent on vacancies. A provisional admission into class XI is given on the basis of class IX results. The age criteria for admissions are as follows:
Nursery: 3 years old as of 31st March of admission year
Class I: 5 years old as of 31st March of admission year
Students from St. John’s School have bagged laurels in several academic and co-scholastic fields.