School is located in the midst of sylvan settings, Maitree Nagar, Rajarhat,
North 24 Parganas, (Mega City West Bengal, just 12 km. from Kolkata Airport
and nine km. from the Baguiati V.I.P. Main Road. It has been designed to provide
an ideal environment for a child's healthy growth and all-round development.
Under able and experienced staff, the School will admit boys and girls, irrespective
of caste and creed, for the academic session 2001-2002, from Class I-IX.
School finds its impetus from the joint venture of Chakma Rajguru Venerable
Agravamsa Mahathero and Venerable Bimal Bhikkhu, whose relentless efforts
and selfless dedication to the cause of Human Rights and compassionate social
work have idolized them as devout Buddhist monks in the international arena.
The duo, in association with some philanthropists and academic founded SHISHU
KORUNA SANGHA, to provide quality education to the poor meritorious tribal
children of North East India. Their noble effort turned the dream into reality,
when in a quiet nook, uninterrupted by the din and bustle of the city, the
Bodhicariya School opened with thirty children on 15th November 1990.
OF THE NAME
"BODHICARIYA" is a Pali word, whose literal meaning is culture
"CARIYA" of wisdom "BODHI"
school is pledged to impart modern education with special emphasis on moral
studies, mingling the best of the East and West. It aims bringing up children
in way that would lead them to happiness and self reliance. This effort is
made by instilling in them a sense of loyalty, appreciation for their traditional
culture and secular outlook. This, we believe will make them virtuous human
MOTTO AND EMBLEM
schol motto and the emblem, is a message to the students to be a persistent
seeker of true knowledge. The motto : "ATTA DIPA BHAVA" Be your
own lamp (For Selp Enlightenment) is the last sermon of Lord Buddha. It raises
the moral spirit of the students to wade through the vast ocean of learning.
students of Bodhicariya
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I-V will be held from 7-30 a.m. to 11-30 a.m. and Classes VI-X will be held
from 12-00 a.m. academic session, Weekly Tests / Terminal Examination will
be held at a regular interval to examine the child's progress in study and
judge it's fitness for promotion to the next class.
Separate hostel accomodation for boys and girls is available
for the tribal students from remote areas.
learn and acquire good habits and conduct through persistent instructions
under watchful care and from examples of the eldersat home and at school.
General Social environment also has a strong influence upon a child's mental
growth. While in school we always, encourage to respect discipline and take
required corrective measures whenever necessary, necessity for exercising
due care at home should not be lost sight of cases of habitual delinquency
will be reported to the Parents / Guardians. Expulsion of an incorrigible
child in an extreme case will be resorted to under compelling conditions only.
Parents / Guardians are requested to take a note of this and co-operate with
the School in this matter. Losses if any caused to the school by pupils will
have to be made good by Parents / Guardians.
specification of school uniform will be available in the school office. Parents
/ Guardians are requested to contact school office in this regard. The children
are expected to come to school daily in clean, pressed uniform and polished
shoes. Those not complying will be sent back home.
school has a wide range of extra-curricular activities aimed at providing
a broad based education to the students. It is mandatory for the pupils
to participate in at least one item of their own choice. Good performance
in the items adds to the merit of the children. The various extra-curricular
activities held in the school are SPORTS, ONE ACT PLAYS, ELOCUTION, SINGING,
QUIZ and DEBATE. The school students have won the first prize for Parade,
organized by the Home Department, Govt. of West Bengal at the Brigade Parade
Ground, on the Republic Day, for three consecutive years.
Bodhicariya School has produced many succesful students taught by well experienced
teaching staff. So far three batches have appeared in the Secondary School
Examination, performance have been improving every year and the last years
result was very encouraging.
spacious meditation and Yoga Centre inaugurated by Ex-Governor of West Bengal,
Hon'ble Chief Justice Shri Shymal Kumar Sen, has been set up for the spiritual
and physical upliftment of the students. This meditation centre run by devoted
and experienced teachers, also imparts moral lessons for development of
disciplined and healthy mind.
School has a huge playground for the children.
well equipped and well maintained LIBRARY in the School provides the children
an access to a world of information to widen their faculty of knowledge.
children's park is an attraction for the children of the junior classes,
where they can enjoy total freedom, away from the constraints of the classroom.
School set amidst an idyllic setting, provides a POLLUTION - FREE, GREEN
classes held at regular intervals, help the students to enter the world
of new technology to develop their ability to conceive plan and execute.
school looks forward to an upgradation upto the XIIth standard, in all the
three main streams-Arts, Science and Commerce.
recognized computer courses at secondary and higher secondary lavel among
with a special section of IMFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (I.T) be started very soon
under experienced teacher.
will soon be made for special CRICKET and FOOTBALL COACHING, by trained
coaches in the respective sports.
classes in PERFORMING ARTS, MUSIC and DANCE will be arranged to sharpen
the talents of the students and to develop in them an appreciation of their
classes under the supervision of trained ART teacher will be provided.
training will be given to suitable students to help them develop specialized
knowledge in various spheres whereby, they can construct their future career,
thus making them SELF RELIANT.