It was the idea of Mr Ramesh Batta and Mrs Poonam Batta to create a non-elitist school for quality education with boarding facilities. They came up with a vision of Kasiga and laid its foundation on 5th October 2005.
The beautiful infrastructure in the midst of nature was completed in 2007. A Board of Management was formed in April 2007 and Kasiga began officially on 8th July 2007 with 10 students.
The school is located in Purkul area of Dehradun and the campus is spread across 40 acres land.
Established in 2007, Kasiga School, Dehradun follows both CBSE and CAIE (UK) curriculum. It is equipped with well qualified faculties to nurture students.
The ratio between teacher and students is 1:5. Teachers here adopt various effective and efficient ways to provide quality education that includes smart classrooms, interactive boards, and computers with internet, broadband facility, and Wi-Fi facility.
Students are provided facilities such as computer labs, craft and pottery centers, activity areas, a digital and conventional library, performing arts room, amphitheater, Math, Physics, Chemistry and Biology labs.
Aero Modelling – Under the aegis of D&T Lab, Kasiga School allows young aeronauts to develop a repertoire of STEM skills.
The CREYA program and the information literacy program help in the development of innovation and creativity. CREYA is an experimental based learning focused on developing 21st century skills in students. CREYA is based on the STEM approach- integration of Science, Technology, Engineering, and mathematics. Students are trained for these subjects through projects, challenges, research, and reflections.
MINDSPARK is an online adaptive, practice and a learning tool for mathematics which allows each student to learn with understanding and at their own pace.
- Min Fee 4,98,000
- Max Fee 7,75,000
- Teacher Student Ratio 1:5
- Conventional Library
- Co-education and Boarding
- Well-equipped modern labs
- Internet is available- Broadband & Wi-Fi
- Sports- Soccer, tennis, basketball, athletics, swimming, cricket
Sports facilities include the following-
- circular cricket field,
- 10m shooting range,
- international standard 9-layer synthetic topped basketball court,
- 2 international standard 9-layer synthetic topped tennis courts
- an outdoor heated infinity pool with 10 lanes and 4-5 ft. depth
It is necessary to register before the entrance exam which is conducted in the second or third week of January.
For Class III, the age should be between 7.5 years and 8.5 years as on 1st April of the year of admission.
The admission process at Kasiga School, Dehradun, Uttarakhand for Grade IV – IX & Grade XI is as follows:
Register online – https://www.kasigaschool.com/register/
Registration fee – Rs 15,000/-.
Interaction of the parents and student with the principal and admissions committee is conducted.
Date for entrance test is usually in the month of December and January.
An entrance test in English, Hindi, Mathematics & Science will be held to assess grade appropriate skills, irrespective of the curriculum.
There are 50 hostels, and in each dorm, there is a study table and pin-up board for every to do self-study. Each bed has a window next it.
- One-time payment (Only at the time of admission)
|S.No||Particulars of fees||Grade IV to IX & XI (CBSE)||Grade IV to IX & XI
|2||Admission Fees (Nonrefundable)||1,00,000||1,00,000|
(Refundable without interest)
- Annual Fees (Recurring amount)-
|S.No||Particulars of fees||IV & V
|VI to VIII
|IX & XI
|IX & X
|XI & XII
(AS & A Level)
(C ) Imprest Amount (To be paid with first installment ) – Rs 1,00,000
School Houses and Activity Details
Students are divided into four boarding houses- Pacific, Amazon, Everest and Nile.
School has specialized teachers for various branches of music – both Western and Indian.
School Clubs and Societies
The School has organizations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activities to develop the skills and extract the best out of every child. The Clubs are:
- Model United Nations
Curriculum offered in Kasiga School by Class:
|Level – Class/Grade
|Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)
|School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSCE curriculum in class XI & XII. Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSCE All India Senior School Certificate Examination) at the end of the Class 12th.
Cambridge Advanced A Level program is highly recognised program. Kasiga School offers Cambridge A & AS Level in Senior secondary classes, class XI & XII.
At the Senior Secondary level, school offers Science with Mathematics, Science without Mathematics, Commerce, Humanities streams.
|Secondary School (IX-X)
|School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSE (SSE) curriculum in Secondary classes (class IX & X). Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSE All India Secondary School Examination) at the end of the Class 10th.
Kasiga School follows Cambridge IGCSE Curriculum in Secondary level classes, Class 9 and Class 10. International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) is a two-year curriculum with wide range of subjects available to choose from. Know more about IGCSE
|Middle School (VI-VIII)
|School follows CBSE Curriculum in Middle School.|
|Primary School (I-V)
|School follows CBSE Curriculum in Primary level classes.|
Students of Class 9 have the right of choosing AISSE (for CBSE) or IGCSE (for CIE) for their qualifying exam at Class 10. Similarly, Class 11 students may opt for the CBSE ‘s AISSCE at the end of Class 12 or CIE’s (Cambridge International Examinations) AS Level & A Levels.
For the As & A levels new session begins in July and ends after exams in Mid June New students for the AS level join school in July.
Subjects Offered – Cambridge CIE
- English as a First Language / English as a Second Language
- Hindi / Spanish as a Foreign Language
- Mathematics Extended / International Mathematics
- Computer Science / Accounting / Art & Design
- Design & Technology / Business Studies
- Global Perspective / Economics
- Physics / Chemistry / Biology / Co-ordinated Sciences
- Biology / Accounts / Sociology
- Physics / Business St.
- Chemistry / Economics
- Global Perspective / History / Art & Design
- Maths (Pure Math / Statistics / Mechanics)
- Psychology / Spanish / Computer Science
Subjects Offered CBSE Class XI & XII
Students have a choice of Science/Commerce/Humanities streams and choose three Science/three Commerce/three Humanities electives.
· Business Studies
· Math/PE*/IP*/Fine Arts
· Political Science
· Math/PE*/IP*/Fine Arts
*PE-Physical Education *IP- Informatics Practices *EP- Entrepreneurship *CS- Computer Science
Class 10th – Secondary School Examination
The CBSE students have to study 5 subject and 1 vocational subject in class 10th. CBSE has made it compulsory for class 10 students to appear for a vocational subject as an additional course. final marksheet for Class X will have separate assessment for the Scholastic Area, co-Scholastic Activities and Discipline (Attendance, Sincerity, Values). Know more about the Class 10th subjects, assessment pattern, Prescribed books and paper format
Students can select any language or subject from list of additional subjects as 6th Subject. Know about list of subjects available in Class X, Syllabus, course structure, Exam paper Format and Prescribed books. Also know about the list of subjects available as 6th subject and their syllabus and course structure.
SCHOOL ADDRESS AND CONTACT INFORMATION
Village Purkul Off Dehradun – Mussoorie Highway Dehradun – 248 009 Uttarakhand, INDIA
School Chairman & Principal
Chairman: Mr. Ramesh Batta
Principal: Mrs. Sonali Sinha
School Contact Person