Can you explain about your school in brief ? We are a private school running under the Ashirwad Kelvani Public Charitable Trust holding the franchise of G D Goenka, New Delhi. We are a partly residential school having both day boarding and boarding facilities. We have separate boarding facilities for girls and boys. This is one of the first co educational residential schools in Gujarat.
How do get in touch quickly ? You may log on to our website www.gdgoenkasurat.com or call at +91 261 291 6900 or 9925206903 We also arrange for campus tours on prior appointment.
What curriculum do you follow ? We follow the curriculum prescribed by the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi.
What kind of infrastructure and facilities do you offer ? The GD Goenka International School is located in New City Light area in Surat. The total area of the school is 8 acres and the architecture and interiors are of international standards. The school is equipped with all modern technology and furniture from Malaysia, Singapore and China. The entire school is fully air conditioned and there is a twenty four hour uninterrupted power supply. There are two standby diesel generator sets to ensure that power supply is uninterrupted.
What transport facilities do you offer ? The GD Goenka International School is the first school in Gujarat which has a fully air conditioned bus supplied by the JCBL, Chandigarh. Buses are equipped with the latest GPS technology which helps us to monitor the located and direction of the bus. Parents are not required to wait at the bus stop for long periods of time. They have a login id and password which helps them to locate the bus very easily.
What are the safety and security measures followed in your school ? The safety of children is of utmost importance to us. The school is having the Group 4 security. Our security staff is well trained and well disciplined. They maintain the highest standards of dress and deportments. The entire campus is under CCTV surveillance system. Each corner of the school is monitored both by the CCTV system as well as the security staff.
How is the quality of food served in your school ? Our school has a dining hall of international standards which can cater to accommodate upto 250 students at a time. Our hygiene and cleanliness standards have set a benchmark for schools all over.
What technology do you provide to your students ? The GD Goenka International School is equipped with the latest technology available. All students of above grade 2 are provided with an Apple I-Pad of 17 GB capacity and is loaded with the latest educational software. Our classrooms are equipped with Educomp Technology. We also have a facility of monitoring all activities of the child in school and parents have the option of seeing their child in school even from abroad. Students are also provided with RFID cards which help to mark their attendance.
What kind of staff do you have ? We have dedicated team working round the clock to provide a good education to your child. The administrative staff looks after the day to day running of the school. All important matters such as security transport and maintenance is looked after by them. The teaching staff is warm, caring and treat all students like their own children. We have a strong pastoral care system.
What is your class strength ? We do not have more than 25 students in one section. We maintain a good student teacher ratio as per prescribed norms.