The Shri Ram School, Delhi is a progressive, child-centered, co-educational private school affiliated to the Council for The Indian School Certificate Examinations; the school also offers the IB Diploma Programme (since January 2005), administered by the International Baccalaureate (IB) and the National Indian Open Schooling (NIOS) Certificate. Established in 1988, the school has two campuses in the Delhi and NCR region, offering a unique and alternative educational experience to children from nursery to class XII.
The mission of The Shri Ram School is to provide a diverse education to all students in a safe, supportive environment that promotes sound values, self-discipline, motivation and excellence in learning.
The Shri Ram School has multiple campuses – the Vasant Vihar campus is for classes K to 12 under the ICSE board, the Moulsari campus in Gurgaon is for classes VI to XII under the IB and CISCE boards and the Aravali campus in Gurgaon is for classes K to 12 under the CISCE board.
The Junior School is located at the edge of the Ridge Forest on a 1.5-acre plot.
The school has a science laboratory, computer and ICT labs, music and dance rooms, lunchroom, assembly hall sports facilities, a yoga room and an all-weather performance area- Shri Manch.
The grey-green stone façade of senior school set amidst six acres of campus greens is set against the desert landscape of Gurgaon. The building’s design is based on ‘clusters’ of rooms for the Middle School, the Senior school and the administrative offices. Ramps facilitate access for students and visitors. The campus infrastructure includes the library, the computer and science laboratories, AV room, workshop room, the liberal arts studio, the auditorium, the gymnasium, the medical room, the SEN/NIOS rooms, the kitchens, the lunch area and staff rooms.
The Shri Ram School – Aravali is on the Hamilton Court complex in DLF City, Phase IV, Gurgaon. Its campus is equipped with basketball courts, a football ground, a cricket pitch and an outdoor stage.
The building has two wings – the Junior and Senior, containing the library, science laboratories, Computer Laboratories, workshop room/AV room, SEN/NIOS rooms, art and craft rooms, music and dance studios, the lunch hall.
The school offers various study options to its students. The school is affiliated to the CISCE. This council is approved and recognised by the All-India Boards of Secondary Education.
The school is also affiliated with the Geneva-based International Baccalaureate Organisation and offers International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) which is a two-year course with an examination at the end of the class XII. It is also a learning centre for the National Institute for Open Schooling (NIOS).
After completing class X, students can choose between ISC or IB.
A Special Education Needs programme (SEN) is also in place to provide inclusive educational opportunities to children with special needs.
Extra-curricular activities like sport, dance, music, art, clay, drama and hobby classes run parallel to the academic curriculum.
The admission process for LKG starts from the month of January, and children who are three and a half years of age can apply for admissions. Admission for other classes is on roll-over basis and is open throughout the year subject to vacancies. There is a formal advertisement that is placed in leading daily newspapers. The application form is available online at the school website and also at the campus.
Once the forms are received an elaborate point system and draw of lots/lottery (as per the guidelines stipulated by the Delhi education department) determines the students in the first list and the second (waiting) list. A third list is also taken out if the need arises.
Admissions close by March 31 each year.
Inclusive education in The Shri Ram School is a pairing of philosophy and pedagogy with the aim of ensuring that no child, however different from expectations and general norms, feels alienated and inadequate. The Special Education Needs Department was started in April 1997 to provide educational opportunities in smaller settings to children with special needs.
It is also recognised for academic excellence and was identified among the top two schools in the country based on academic performance at the ISC Examination, and is the number one private school in the locality. It is consistently ranked as not only one of the top schools in India, but also amongst the top schools of Indian background, including embassy schools in other countries and ISC schools across the globe. It is run by one of the oldest educational trusts, the Bharat Ram group, in India.
The school is ranked ninth among the top co-ed day schools in India by the EducationWorld India School Rankings 2021-22.
Hostel facility is not available.