ICSE Affiliations

The school is permanently affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination vides Regn. No. PU066. This Board is one of the two recognized and approved All India Boards of Secondary Education.


The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination was established in 1958 by the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate with the assistance of the Inter - State Board for Anglo - Indian Education. It is registered under Societies Registration Act, No. XXI of 1860.


The Delhi Education Act, 1973, passed by Parliament, in chapter 1 under Definitions Section 2 (S), recognizes the Council as a body for conducting public examinations.

The Council administers two Public Examinations - The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) at the end of Class X, and subsequently the Indian School Certificate (ISC) at the end of Class XII. Both Examinations are held in March every year.


The ICSE syllabus provides for a balanced pattern of education and stresses on testing understanding and application of concepts. The students are examined in 7 subjects for the Class X examination. The subject options are exercised in Class IX. English, Social Studies, Environmental Education and Punjabi are compulsory, the remaining three subjects offered are Science, Computer Applications or Commercial Applications and Mathematics. The subjects being selected need to be well thought out keeping future course of studies and careers in mind. Internal assessment of every student comprises 20% of the total marks awarded in each subject. In addition, all students must pass in Socially Useful Productive Work (SUPW).

ISC- Class XII - Subjects Options

The ISC syllabus is career oriented, the compulsory subjects being English and Environmental Education. At this stage, the school will offer a variety of subjects in all streams, i.e. Sciences, Humanities and Commerce. Apart from English and Environmental education each student will have to opt for three elective subjects.THE 6th SUBJECT IS OPTIONAL. The list out of list of Subjects given in the table for the Stream he/she wishes to appear for the +2 (I.S.C.) Examinations.


Science GroupCommerce GroupHumanities
EnglishEnglishEnglish
PhysicsAccountsGeography
ChemistryCommerceHistory/Economics
Mathematics/BiologyEconomicsPsychology/Economics
(Optional Subject)
Arts
Physical Education
Mathematics
(Optional Subject)
Arts
Physical Education
Mathematics
(Optional Subject)
Arts
Physical Education
Mathematics

*Only for students opting Biology.
Students will be able to choose combinations in keeping with their activities and interests. Trained and competent faculty will deliver a highly intensive academic and co-curricular programme.


In academic areas in order to achieve our objectives, besides intensive inputs, students will be encouraged to appear for the National Talent Search Examination conducted by the NCERT and the Regional Mathematical Olympiad held by the National Board for Higher Mathematics, Deptt. of Home Energy, Govt. of India, National Cyber and Science Olympiad, Aptitude and Achievement Test.


As part of their SUPW programme, students of Class XI will have to work with an NGO for a week. The ISC examination is recognized by the Inter University Board for entry into a 3-year college system leading to a Bachelor's Degree. ICSE and ISC exams are treated at par with the CBSE exams by the universities in India.