Modern School, Vasant Vihar was the first private school that was established in Delhi before the independence of India. The school initially had a student count of 125 which later increased to around 2,800. This school is also known as the Eton of India. Modern School was set up with the aim of combining the best traits of Western and Indian techniques of education. Lala Raghubir Singh co-founded the institution with Sardar Sobha Singh.
|Name of the School||Modern School|
|Board affiliated to||The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).|
|Location/Contact Details||Poorvi Marg, Vasant Vihar,New Delhi-110057
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.comFax: 26146369
Tel: 26144388, 26142781
|Type||Private and Coeducational|
|Medium of Instruction||The medium of instruction in this school is English.|
|Admission Procedure||For admissions to classes I to IX, the forms can be submitted at the school office till the middle of March. The number of students to be granted admission is based on the availability of seats.
For admissions to class XI, the procedure begins after the CBSE board results are declared.
For nursery classes, the admission dates and the rules are decided by the Directorate of Education, Delhi.
|Extra-curricular Activities/Events||Painting, Dance, Clay Modeling, Western Music, Vocal Music, Dramatics, Storytelling, Quiz, Sculpture, Sports (swimming, football, golf, basketball, yoga, chess, and aerobics), workshops, student – teacher exchange programs, Economite, Green Fair, Annual Fete, Mxtacy, Modem, clubs (interact club, debate society, physics club and SPIC MACAY) , trips, science exhibition, and Mod-Eureka.|
|Established in the year||Modern School was established in the year 1920 by Lala Raghubir Singh.|
|Awards and Scholarships||The school awards the following prizes to the deserving students:
There are also prizes for Dance, Dramatics, Debate, Art, Sculpture, Sports, Music, Cookery and Green Brigade.
|Awards and accolades won by the school||