Modern High School for Girls, Kolkata

The students of the Modern High School for Girls, Kolkata are encouraged to learn through the ‘enquiry-based approach’ which enables the children to think critically and helps their creative instincts bloom. The school believes that the knowledge imparted to the students must be the right mix of liberal education and instilling in them the values that are extremely prized by India’s cultural heritage.

Name of the School Modern High School for Girls
Board Affiliated to Modern High School for Girls is affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE).
Location/Contact Details 78, Syed Amir Ali Avenue,

Kolkata-700 019.



Fax: 2281-6873.

Tel: 2287-5326

  • Private
  • Girls’
Medium of Instruction English is the medium of instruction used by the school.
Admission Procedure The admission procedure for the senior and the junior classes is different. For admission to the nursery classes, the admission notice is usually published in the month of January. The application forms for both the senior and the junior classes can be downloaded from the official website of the school.

The applications for Std XI will be made available during the last week of February.

Extracurricular Activities The school offers coaching and classes for the following extracurricular activities:

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Guitar
  • Violin
  • Contemporary Dance
  • Dramatics
  • Soccer
  • Band
  • Orchestra
  • Choir
  • Mindspark
  • Karate


The school also houses the following societies:

  • Clean (nature club)
  • Focus (photography club)
  • Images (movie and book club)
  • Mayukh (Bengali literary and cultural society)
  • Connect (community service club)
  • Mask (Mime, Action, Speech and Kinesthetic)
  • Deepshikha (Hindi club)
  • Skylab (Astronomy club)
  • Deutschind (German club)
  • Cyberbuzz (computer club)
  • Legacy (heritage club)
  • Quiztion (quiz club)
  • Voice (Speech and Drama club)
  • Bulbuls and Guides
  • Footloose (Dance club)
  • Mathemagic (mathematics club)
  • Spice (Cookery club)


The school features the following sports teams:

  • Rowing team
  • Table tennis team
  • Badminton team
  • Swimming team


The students of this school are divided into eight houses, namely:

  • Rose
  • Champak
  • Hibiscus
  • Orchid
  • Lotus
  • Jasmine
  • Magnolia
  • Gulmohar
Fees The fee structure for the various classes has been mentioned below:



Session fee: INR 6,000 (to be paid once only)

Admission Fee: INR 48,000 (to be paid once only)

Compulsory Fees: INR 7,800 (for the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th quarters)


Lower KG:

1st quarter: INR 13,950

2nd quarter: INR 7,800

3rd quarter: INR 7,800

4th quarter: INR 7,800


Upper KG:

1st quarter: INR 13,950

2nd quarter: INR 7,800

3rd quarter: INR 7,800

4th quarter: INR 7,800


For Std I to VIII:

1st quarter: INR 14,880

2nd quarter: INR 8,250

3rd quarter: INR 8,250

4th quarter: INR 8,250


Std IX and X:

1st quarter: INR 14,730

2nd quarter: INR 8,100

3rd quarter: INR 8,100

4th quarter: INR 8,100


Std XI and XII:

1st quarter: INR 14,430

2nd quarter: INR 7,800

3rd quarter: INR 7,800

4th quarter: INR 7,800


Admission Fees for Lower KG to Std IX: INR 40,000

Admission Fees for Std XI: INR 30,000


Additional Fees:

Computer Science: INR 600 (every quarter)

Computer Application: INR 600 (every quarter)

Home Science (For std IX and X): INR 300 (every quarter)

Science: INR 600 (every quarter)

Home Science (for Std XI and XII): INR 600 (every quarter)

Established in the year The school was established in the year 1952.
Facilities The following facilities are offered by the school to its students:

  • Planetarium
  • Multipurpose hall
  • Physics lab
  • Geography lab
  • Chemistry lab
  • Home Science lab
  • Biology lab
  • Library
  • Conference room
  • Computer lab
  • German language lab
  • Canteen
  • Sports ground
  • Basketball court
  • Audio-visual room
  • Gymnasium
  • Art lab
  • Transport
Events The following events are held in the school on a regular basis:

  • Investiture ceremony
  • Rabindra Jayanti celebrations
  • Inter-House Basketball Tournament
  • Inter- House Table Tennis Tournament
  • Teachers’ Day celebrations
  • Independence Day celebrations
  • Inter-House Soccer Tournament
  • Tree Planting Ceremony
  • Flower Arrangement Competition
  • Children’s Day celebrations
  • Annual Sports Day for the primary and the junior sections
  • Handball Tournament
  • Saraswati Puja
  • Republic Day celebrations
  • Inter-House Throwball Tournament
  • MHS won 4 awards at the Filmit India Festival 2012
  • Second rank holder in the Spellinc Grand Finale 2011

The following subject combinations are offered to the students of the senior classes (Std XI and XII):


  • Group 1: Physics
  • Group 2: Chemistry
  • Group 3: Mathematics
  • Group 4: Art/Economics/Biology/Psychology/Computer Science

Commerce and Humanities:

  • Group 1: Geography/Accounts/History
  • Group 2: Literature in English/Commerce/Political Science
  • Group 3: Home Science/Business Studies/Mathematics
  • Group 4: Art/Economics/Psychology/Computer Science

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