Frequently Asked Question
What Curriculum will it teach?
CIE(Cambridge International Examination) and CISCE (Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations)
What are the school timings?
7:40 am – 2:45 pm
Will there be specialist teachers?
The school has specialists teachers in Music, Dance, Physical Education, French & Spanish.
Is there school transport?
The School Provides A/c Bus Transportation in Kolkata and Howrah.
Where can we get the school uniform?
The school uniform can be collected from the school premises.
Is there a security set up at the school?
The security of students at GAIS is of prime importance, CCTV installation along with efficient security guard makes the school environment secure and safe.
Are there provisions for Special Needs Education?
The school has special educators and counsellors to meet the needs of special children.
Where can we get School Books?
School books would be available in the School premises.
How can we meet the School Director / Principal ?
The School Director / Principal is available only through prior appointment. The Principal may also be met during the weekly “Coffee Mornings with Parents” and on the “Open House Days”.
What are the Procedures for Foreign Students studying in the School ?
- International / Foreign students who are seeking admission to study at GEMS Akademia International School, Kolkata are required to possess a confirmed letter of Admission duly signed by the Head of School on a school letter head.
- They must possess a passport that is valid for at least six months beyond the duration of the academic programme for which they are applying.
- It is mandatory to possess a Student Visa to pursue studies in India.
- International students holding Student Visa of more than 180 days are required to register themselves with the local Foreigners Regional Registration Officer (FRRO) / FRO within 14 days of arrival.