The Senior Study School, Amritsar is a coeducational day school affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi.
Started in 1984 with the aim of imparting quality education to the students of Amritsar, the school was upgraded to secondary level in 2000 and to senior secondary level in 2006.
The school is permanently registered under the name Mehra Institute of Education with 70 full time teachers and approximately 1500 students on its rolls. The school’s motto is “I can do it, I will do it and I must do it.”
The school aims to inculcate in students a love for learning and a desire to excel in all spheres of scholastic life. The school also aims to equip the students with the intellectual and practical skills that are necessary to meet the challenges of the future.
The 2 acre school campus hosts a well-stocked library, well-equipped labs for biology, physics and chemistry, two well equipped computer labs with about 40 computer stations to accommodate an entire class comfortably, a dance hall, three AV rooms, an auditorium, an indoor games facility and a playground with an area of 4530 square metres.
The Senior Study School follows a multidirectional group workshop method where the teacher is the group coordinator initiating work, nurturing students and dispelling their fear of examinations and homework.
Teachers follow a student-centred method of imparting learning which instills confidence and promotes the development of critical thinking and analytical skills. Emphasis is laid on development of oral and written communication skills and home assignments are oriented towards honing individual talents.
Apart from teacher instruction, group activities, field trips, seminars and workshops also form an integral part of the learning process. Guest speakers are also invited to the schools to familiarise the students the with various academic, scientific, social and cultural issues.
Affiliated with CBSE, the school offers education from class I through XII. In classes XI and XII, the following combinations of subjects are offered:
Science: English core, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, information practices/physical education.
Commerce: English core, mathematics, economics, accountancy, business studies, informatics practices/physical education.
Students engage in sports such as cricket, football, basketball, athletics, chess, carrom and table tennis. They also participate in literary and cultural activities and competitions.
The school’s admission period commences from the last week of January to the last week of March. Admissions are granted from class I onwards. The age eligibility for admission to class I is 6 years. Please contact the school office for further information.
The tuition fees per month is as follows:
Classes I to V – INR 1700
Classes VI to VII – INR 1800
Classes IX-X – INR Rs 1800
Classes XI-XII – INR 1900
More details on fees can be obtained from the school office.
The Senior Study School is reckoned among the most prestigious schools in Amritsar. Over the years, the students have made the school proud by achieving high percentile and CGPA scores in class X and XII board exams. They have also brought laurels to the school by winning state level sports competitions.