FAQs for Parents

1. What are the Special Features of your School?
DIS is a very special place for children where they come happily and learn a lot. It has maintained its standard of excellence. Every part of it is a valuable arena of learning and a sense of balance permeates in every aspect of life. It has a very colorful & child friendly environment.The Thematic System provides learning by doing step by step. It stimulates and satisfies child's curiosity and enlarges child's mental horizon.2. What age Group Children do you take in the School?
The child is welcome to join DIS as per the following age group:

Preprimary:
Play Group 2 +
Mont I (Nursery) 2 & half +
Mont II (LKG) 3 & half +

Primary:

Junior Section:

Sr. Section:

3. Is the fee structure same in all the branches?
The Fee Structure is standardized, with slight variations in some areas as per the facilities.

4. What is your Admission System?
The School academic year is:

  1. From Jan. to Dec in district level (specially in District Level)
  2. From July to June in City Corporation Level (specially in City Corporation Level)

The admission may be granted during other months also depending upon the availability of seats.

A Birth Certificate as a proof of age from the concern authority is required at the time of Registration. Two passport sized photographs are to be submitted at the time of Registration.

 

5. What is 'Mid - day Meal'?
The concept of 'Mid - day Meal' is a unique feature initiated by DIS. It consists of a fresh seasonal fruit and a milk product / milk preparation every day. The meals are prepared under complete supervision and hygienic conditions. The children are served to their full satisfaction. The major benefit of this arrangement is that the children who do not normally eat at home, start eating in their friends company. In this way the liking for the food also develops. Filtered water is provided so that children are not required to bring water bottles.

 

6. Is School Uniform compulsory?

The specially designed colorful uniform is recommended. This tradition contributes a strong sense of community at the School with an added benefit of having a neat & well groomed child.

7. What is the ratio between the child & the teacher?

The efforts are made to keep it low to give them good care. The child and adult ratio normally is 15:1.

 

8. Do you converse in English with the Kids?

In the beginning the child is made comfortable in the school by making use of both the languages to express himself. Gradually the child is conditioned to English commands, which is the requirement of the time.

 

9. What are your School Timings?

The School timings for Children are 8:00 to 12:30 (5 days - Sunday to Thursday). The Office remains open for 6 days (Saturday to Thursday) from 8:30 to 2:30. Parents can meet the Class Teacher on Saturdays after taking a prior appointment.

 

10. Do you provide School Transport?

School transport is available. The charges vary as per the distance.

 

11. Are Books necessary?

Specially designed Activity Books are used according to the age group of children. These are tailor made for concept development and are full of exciting activities for the children.


12. What method do you follow to teach the Children?

The DIS activity based method as per the child's age and environment is used to teach them. Our entire focus is on the child and all the activities go around him. These activities are not only to clarify the concepts but also to meet the various needs of the child such as refinement of senses, motor development & the development of Art & Dance at the same time. Multimedia systems are being used to enable the child to feel comfortable with computers. The specially designed website www.dis.edu.bd has become an integrated part of education for the children and information for the parents.


13. How does DIS prepare children for the formal school?

The children are given a lot of practice through series of Mock-Interactive Session conducted from time to time. This develops confidence in them. To that end qualified educationists provide expert counseling for parents too.

14. Do you organize Summer Camps?

Summer Camps with many activities and games are organized in nearly all the branches. A detailed information along with the charges as per the activity is provided before the Summer Break.