Garodia International Centre for Learning

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Garodia International Centre for Learning
P. G. Garodia School
Location
153, Garodia Nagar, Ghatkopar
Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400 077
India
Coordinates 19°02′N 72°32′E / 19.04°N 72.54°E / 19.04; 72.54 (Garodia International Centre for Learning)Coordinates: 19°02′N 72°32′E / 19.04°N 72.54°E / 19.04; 72.54 (Garodia International Centre for Learning)
Information
School type Co-education Affiliated school
Motto "One with the World".
Opened 1969
Founder Parmeshwari Devi Gordhandas Garodia
Status Open
School board ICSE[1]
School district Mumbai Suburban District
Session Day
School number 022 - 65260776
Number of students 2200
Classes offered Nursery to Grade 12
Medium of language English
Website

Garodia International Centre for Learning also known as Garodia International School, is an educational institution based in Ghatkopar, Mumbai, India. GICL owns various educational subsidiary including P. G. Garodia School, P. G. Garodia Conservatiore - The Music School, One World International School - Singapore and Garodia School of Professional Studies. The School has been awarded International Centre status by the University of Cambridge International Examinations and is affiliated to the International Baccalaureate Organization.

History[edit]

Tn the year 1969, Parmeshwari Devi Gordhandas Garodia started a school in a garage in Ghatkopar, Mumbai comprising just 7 students and one teacher.[2] With 2200 students today, the same school stands tall in Garodia Nagar, in the name of P. G. Garodia School (ICSE).[3] Various pioneering initiatives spearheaded by the Garodia International Centre for Learning are as follows:-

P. G. Garodia School[edit]

P. G. Garodia English High School or Garodia International School was established way back in 1969 by Late Smt. Parmeshwaridevi. The school started off with seven students in a makeshift room.

P. G. Garodia Conservatiore - The Music School[edit]

Students are trained in western music.

Garodia School of Professional Studies[edit]

Garodia School of Professional Studies (GSPS) was established in 1992 as a specialized academic institution for the Smt P.G. Garodia Charitable Trust, to impart professional education/ training in various fields. The Institute has received government recognition in the year 2004 and now also conducts the Three Year Part Time Government Diploma in Interior Designing and Decoration, affiliated to the Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education.

Affiliation[edit]

University of Cambridge International Examinations awarded GICL International Centre status. The school is affiliated to the International Baccalaureate Organization. GICL is also authorized to teach and examine a range of internationally accepted qualifications including IGCSE, AS & A Levels, IBDP.[4]

Faculty[edit]

Specialist teachers are also employed to teach Music, Art, Speech & Drama, Physical Education, and Languages. T[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ICSE Schools in Mumbai". ekikrat.in. 
  2. ^ Our Journey so far, garodiainternational.org, retrieved 5 August 201  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  3. ^ About us - A Dream come true, pggarodia.org, retrieved 5 August 2011 
  4. ^ Accreditation, garodiainternational.org, retrieved 5 August 201  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  5. ^ Academic team, garodiainternational.org, retrieved 5 August 201  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)