About the Convent of Jesus and Mary, Dehradun
The Convent of Jesus and Mary in Dehradun is amongst the oldest and finest Boarding (Residential School) for girls. The school is popularly known as CJM and was founded in the year 1901. The school is located on the Convent Road near the Parade Ground in Dehradun. Well known for its academic excellence, development of skill and character formation, the school has been producing great results in every field since all these years.
CJM is affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE). The academic session begins in April and ends in March, the following year. Convent of Jesus and Mary was an initiative of the Catholic Community and therefore was established by the J&M Dehradun Educational Society, a Christian Minority Institution.
The preference of admission will be given to Catholic children. However, admissions will also be open for children of other faiths without the distinction on cast and creed.
Aims & Objectives of the Convent of Jesus & Mary, Dehradun
The school works closely with the parents and other agencies responsible for education and self-development of every child. Promoting an overall development of every student by teaching them to adjust in different environments such as home life, work life and civil life. The school also emphasises on the various spectrum of personal growth such as spiritual, moral, physical, intellectual, aesthetic, cultural, emotional and social.
Facilities at Convent of Jesus & Mary, Dehradun
with the change in times, CJM has equipped itself with all the necessary facilities that are a must to shape the future of every child in the 21st century. The school has a well facilitated infrastructure along with physical growth programs by organising a variety of sports. Some of the following facilities available at CJM are.
- Biology Lab
- Chemistry Lab
- Physics Lab
- Home Science
- Junior Computer Lab
- Smart Class
- Dina, Hall (a huge auditorium for conducting different activities).
- Fatima’s Hall
Admission in Convent of Jesus & Mary, Dehradun
- Registration of LKG will be accepted in the month of September and October. Registration forms will be available from the school office.
- Parents of new students seeking admission must produce a Municipal/Hospital/Cantonment Board Birth Certificate or a Baptism Certificate.
- The Principal and Management reserve the right to admit or refuse parents seeking admission for their wards in school.