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ICSE Delhi


Are you curious to know about the ICSE Delhi board of education? Read on to know all about ICSE, one of the major Delhi education boards.

The Delhi boards of education


Delhi has always been one of the major centers of learning in India. But the rapid economic development and industrialization in recent years has transformed it into an education hub. The city boasts of an astounding number of schools. These are affiliated to either of these boards :

  • CBSE - Central Board of Secondary Education
  • CISCE - Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations


The Delhi ICSE Education board


The ICSE, or Indian Certificate of Secondary Education, is actually one of the two exams conducted by the CISCE. It is held at the end of the Class X academic year. Students passing this test are promoted to the senior secondary classes. Hence, secondary schools under the CISCE board are known as ICSE schools. The board itself is also referred to as the ICSE board or the Delhi ICSE board.

History


The CISCE board is a non-governmental, school level education board. It was founded in 1956. It was listed in the Delhi School Education Act of 1973. Since 1973, it has been recognized as a body that holds “public” examinations.

Features

  • The CISCE board follows a marking system. A total of 100 marks are set for each subject in the system.
  • The medium of teaching is in English, except in the case of the Indian language paper.
  • Candidates have to sit for exams on seven papers.
  • Four subjects are compulsory. Students have a choice in the case of the remaining three subjects.


Address

The CISCE board has its headquarters in New Delhi. Its registered address is

C I S C E Pragati House,
3rd Floor,
47-48, Nehru Place,
New Delhi - 110019,
India.


ICSE schools in Delhi


Here is a list of some of the prominent ICSE schools in and around Delhi. All these schools are affiliated to the ICSE Delhi board.  


American Embassy School Delhi

Address:

Chandra Gupta Marg (near Sri Santoshi Mata Mandir)
Chanakyapuri,
Delhi - 110021,
India.

Telephone - 011-26888854.


GD Goenka World School

Address:

GD Goenka Education City,
Sohna Gurgaon Road,
South Delhi,
India.

Email - admissions@gdgoenka.com
Website - www.gdgoenka.com/gdgws.


Delhi International Secondary School

Address:

Loni Road,
Jawahar Nagar,
Gokulpuri,
Delhi -110094,
India.

Phone - 011-22816098.


A.S.N. International School

Address:

Phase 1,
Pocket 4, Mayur Vihar
Khichripur
Delhi -110091,
India.

Phone - 011-22715330.


Swami Hariharanand Public School

Address:

Yamuna Bazar
Delhi G.P.O.
Delhi - 110006,
India.

Telephone - 01123861517, 23864780.


Holy Angels School

Address:

Sector 3, Rajinder Nagar,
Sahibabad,
Malak Nagar
Delhi - 201005,
India.

Telephone - 01202631845 , 2638512.


The Frank Anthony Public School

Address:

Lajpat Nagar-IV
New Delhi - 110024,
Delhi,
India.

Telephone - 011-22715330.


Sadhu Vaswani International School for Girls

Address:

Shanti Niketan,
Chanakyapuri,
Delhi – 110021
India.


Delhi International Secondary School

Address:

Loni Road,
Jawahar Nagar,
Gokulpuri,
Delhi - 110094,
India.

Telephone - 011 - 22816098.


Are you looking for a good school affiliated to the ICSE Delhi board? You can consider any of the schools listed above.