Q. In which month does the academic year begin at GIIS, Ahmedabad?
A. Academic year at GIIS Ahmedabad begins in April 2012.
Q. When will the admissions be open?
A. The admissions will be declared open shortly
Q3. What are the minimum age criteria for admission into Nursery and KG?
A. Minimum age for admitting a child in Nursery is 2.5+ years complete as on 31st March, 2012. Minimum age for admitting a child in KG1 is 3+ years complete as on 31st March, 2012.
Q. What are the minimum age criteria for admission into Kindergarten 2?
A. Minimum age for admitting a child in KG 2 is 4+ years complete as on 31st March, 2012.
Q. What are the minimum age criteria for admission into Class 1?
A. Minimum age for admitting a child in Class 1 is 5+ years complete as on 31st March, 2012.
Q. Is there any admission test or what are the admission criteria? - check
A. Admissions are granted on 2 key factors collectively, one is compliance to the minimum age criteria and second, the child MUST pass the admission aptitude test for the desired class 1 upwards . For Nursery and KG, a parental interaction is required.
Q. Can my child seek admission during middle of the academic session?
A. Yes, your child can be admitted to GIIS during the academic session subject to the admission criteria being met.
Q. If I am relocating within India, which class would my child be admitted to?
A. In India, admissions sought during the middle of academic session are granted to the same standard in which the child was studying in the previous school.
Q. When my child is relocating to your CBSE school, would there be any difficulties he/she may face due to change in school?
A. Your child would be able to smoothly integrate at GIIS and will be at home within the first week of his/her start at GIIS. Curriculum wise and textbook wise, since all GIIS schools are synchronized with other schools, there will be minimal inconvenience to your child.
Q. When I relocate to other city/countries, does GIIS guarantee my child admission?
A. If your child moves from one GIIS school to another GIIS school, your child would be guaranteed admission.
Q. What are the school term periods and when are the school holidays?
A. These shall be as per the calendar which will be shared with every parent in the beginning of the academic year.
Q. Do GIIS schools provide school bus transport for students?
A. Yes, GIIS schools do provide school bus transport services
Q. What facilities are available in the school buses?
A. GIIS Ahmedabad will have buses with each seat fitted with seat belt and a mandatory presence of bus attendant to man the students inside the bus.
Q. Does GIIS have school uniform and can I purchase the school uniforms from the school?
A. GIIS schools worldwide have standard uniforms for weekdays, sports days (ECA) and for Houses.