“The highest education is that which does not merely give us information but makes our life in harmony with all existence”- Rabindranath Tagore
The Secondary Girls’ Section, the GSSS, is headed by Ms Tamkeen Majida, a dynamic administrator and exemplary leader. She, along with her team of dedicated staff, strives to create a warm and conducive environment for students from varied cultural and intellectually diverse backgrounds, to pursue and attain academic and co- curricular milestones.
“The sky is full of stars and there is room for all to shine.”
The GSSS is committed to impart high quality holistic education, by providing students opportunities to develop their potentials and talents. The enthusiastic faculty, through innovative pedagogic approaches, turns students into collaborators, innovators and creative thinkers, who will be ready to take up any challenge in life. The Headmistress and teachers work to instill values and build confidence in the girls, thus molding them into accomplished and confident young women.
The stream of study is selected by the students based on their interest and potential. The subjects offered in the said streams are:
Science: English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, Computer Science, Home science, Biotechnology
Commerce: English, Economics, Business Studies, Accountancy, Mathematics, Informatics Practices, Marketing
Humanities: English, Geography, Psychology, Home Science, Informatics Practices, Political Science.
The labs for the various subjects are well equipped to meet the curriculum requirements for practical assignments
Indoor courts for Badminton and Table Tennis are available to the students. Aerobic Exercises are regularly held. Outdoor activities like Kho-Kho, Throw ball, Basketball, Athletic- Track and field events are systematically conducted.
First Aid Clinic:
Manned by a trained nurse, the clinic is equipped with 4-5 beds. Yearly check-up of students’ height, weight, dental and eyes are recorded. Day to day medical situations are taken care of in the First Aid Clinic. It coordinates with Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia, to vaccinate all students in case of any epidemic.
Career talks and exhibitions are organized every year with the participation of renowned institutions and well known personalities from various fields.
Headed by a trained counselor, the counseling sessions for students are arranged in groups or focused individually, in order to provide timely guidance and support, thus promoting a holistic development in students.
Weekly assemblies are organized by students under the guidance of their teachers. These assemblies begin with the recitation of versus from the Holy Quran, followed by the pledge of allegiance; a beautiful thought to ponder upon and then followed by a special item. Each student gets an opportunity to be in the spot light and tap her public speaking skills and creative talents.
Co Curricular Activities:
Various activities like Debate, Creative Writing, Art and Craft, Wall Magazines, General Knowledge tests etc are conducted periodically throughout the academic year. The winning class/students are facilitated.