Syllabus and Curriculum

GIHS is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi, India and follows the CBSE curriculum and the recommended text books. The school prepares students for the All India Secondary School Examination (Grade 10) following the Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) format and Senior School Certificate Examination (Grade 12).

GIHS has three divisions namely:

Primary School (Kindergarten to Grade 2)
Secondary School (Grades 3 to 10)
Senior Secondary School (Grades 11 and 12)

Senior Secondary School students are offered Science and Commerce streams where they will follow the CBSE format.

English is the medium of instruction with Arabic as a compulsory subject for all students from Grades 1 to 10. Second language options include Hindi, Urdu, Malayalam, French, Bengali, and Tamil. Islamic Education is taught as part of the curriculum for Muslim students and Moral Science for Non-Muslim students.

School Terms and Vacation

The school follows the Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) format from Grades 1 10. This CCE format is divided into two parts. Part 1 consists of Scholastic areas. The academic performance of the learner will be reflected in the form of grades and percentile rank. Two terms have been suggested during a year, Term 1 from April to September and Term 2 from September to March. Each term will carry two formative and one summative assessment. The grading scale for scholastic domain is a nine point scale based on direct grading. Part 2 comprises of co-scholastic areas which include Life-Skills, Attitudes and Values. The grading scale for co-scholastic domain is a 5 point grading scale.

KG and Prep will also follow a two term system and will be assessed continuously. Term 1 exams will take place in October and Term 2 exams will be in March.

Students will have summer break during the month of July & August and winter break in December. The school observes all holidays notified by the Ministry Of Education (MoE) and Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA).

Grades Morning Session Girls Afternoon Session - Boys
KG & Prep 07:45 a.m. 10:30 a.m. (Batch I)
10:30 a.m. 12:50 p.m. (Batch II)
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Classes I XII 07:45 a.m. 12:50 p.m. 12:50 p.m. 05:50 p.m.
School Uniform - Girls
KG & Prep Grades I to IV

Red multi check pinafore

Green multi check pinafore

Yellow shirt with Peter Pan Collar and half sleeves

Yellow shirt with half sleeves and school logo

Red tie with school logo pattern

Grades V to X Grades XI & XII

Green multi check knee / ankle length skirt

Navy blue with self stripes knee / ankle length skirt

Yellow shirt with half sleeves and school logo

Light blue striped shirt with full sleeves and school logo

Red tie with school logo pattern

Plain navy blue tie with school logo pattern

Accessories

From Grades I to XII, girls have to wear the G.I.H.S. school belt

White colour hair accessories are only permitted

Footwear

Girls need to wear navy blue socks with the school name.

Girls should wear suitable black school shoes either buckled or strapped and the heel should not exceed 20mm.

Winter Wear

Navy blue pullover with V - neck and light beige trims on neck and sleeves.

Sports Uniform for KG to Grade III Sports Uniform for Grades IV to XII

Maroon T-shirt

Sports T- shirt with respective house colour

Grey pant with maroon stripes on either side

Grey pant with single coloured trim of respective house

White socks and plain white sport shoes

White socks and plain white sport shoes

School Uniform - Boys
KG & Prep Grades I to IV

Red multi check shorts

Navy blue self striped trouser

Yellow shirt with half sleeves and school logo

Yellow shirt with half sleeves and school logo

Red tie with school logo pattern

Grades V to X Grades XI & XII

Navy blue self striped trouser

Navy blue self striped trousers

Yellow shirt with half sleeves and school logo

Light blue striped shirt with full sleeves and school logo

Red tie with school logo pattern

Plain navy blue tie with school logo pattern

Belt

From Grade I to Grade XII, boys have to wear the G.I.H.S. school belt.

Footwear

Boys need to wear navy blue socks with the school name

Boys should wear suitable black school shoes with lace

Winter Wear

Navy blue pullover with V - neck and light beige trims on neck and sleeves

Sports Uniform for KG to Grade III Sports Uniform for Grades IV to XII

Maroon T -shirt

Sports T -shirt with respective house colour

Plain grey trouser with single maroon stripe on either side

Grey trouser with single coloured trim of respective house

White socks and plain white sport shoes

White socks and plain white sport shoes

NOTE : All school uniform should have the school logo on them
(* Will be available in school)?