JBCN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL PAREL
JBCN International School, Parel offers the international curriculum framed by the Cambridge International Examinations board. It follows a philosophy of 360 degree through its MIND BODY SOUL programme which combines academic, physical and creative skills through an EduCreative process.
JBCN has 3 branches in Mumbai - Parel, Oshiwara and Borivali
It was founded by JBCN Education Pvt Ltd. and the Orient Trust. JBCN Education is a corporate that has been in the field of education for over three decades, as owners, managing partners, academic consultants or management experts of 14 educational institutions -
Founder: Ms. Pinky Dalal
Board Members: Mr. Kunal Dalal, Ms. Fatema Agarkar, Ms. Hemali Dalal
Advisors: Ms. Tina Ambani, Mr. Ajit Agarkar, Mr. Ashok Kurien
Investors: Mr. Rakesh Jhunjhunwala (RARE Enterprises), Mr. Rana Kapoor (Yes Bank), Mr. Vimal Shah (Ackruti City)
JBCN International School, Parel, Yogi Tower, Dr. S S Rao Road Opposite Ashok Tower, Behind ITC Hotel, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400012 India
Tel: 022-24102553, 24102152, 24102354, 24111707, 9930002240
|Nursery to Sr. KG||Cambridge Pre-Primary Programme|
|Grade 1 to Grade 5||Cambridge Primary Programme|
|Grade 6 to Grade 10||Cambridge Secondary Programme and IGCSE|
JBCN also offers an international curriculum for Grades 11 and 12 (IBDP) but admissions for the same are not open yet.
Academic year runs from mid July to mid May
|Pre-Primary||9:30 AM to 1:30 PM|
|Higher Grades||9:30 AM to 4:30 PM|
JBCN follows a grade-oriented system. Assessment is a continuous process laying emphasis on all areas of development including academic and co-curricular activities and contains objective information about the students' current levels of knowledge, skills and understanding, including areas for further development
There is an online e-campus with login details for parents, giving them access to the happenings in school
|1||Starting Annual Fees (2017-18)||
Admissions for 2019-20 are currently open. Parents can fill the online enquiry link @ https://jbcn.myschoolone.com/MySchoolOne/.
Siblings get preference.
Alumni of Children's Nook get preference.
|Age Criteria for Nursery for 2019-20: Children born between 1st October, 2015 to 30th September, 2016.|
|Age criteria for Junior Kg 2019-20: Children born between 1st October 2014 and 30th September 2015.|
An enquiry form needs to be filled out on the website (http://www.jbcnschool.edu.in/jbcn-international-school-parel-enquiry.html) in order to register for a compulsory info session (comprising of a school presentation with a member of the academic team.
Alternatively can register via phone.
The school's admissions team will schedule an appointment for the info session and share the same via email / telephonically.
After the info-session, parents will be guided to take an ‘Admission Kit’ comprising the school brochure and an ‘Application for Admission’ form (cost is Rs. 2,000 in cash only).
The completed form along with the required documents needs to be submitted to the Admissions Office within 5 working days.
Parent and child interaction. Parent interaction lasts between 15 to 20 minutes whereas the child interaction could up to 2 hours.
Admission status communicated by phone.
Fees to be paid within five working days and receipt will confirm child's admission.
|1||Business Cards of the Parents (as applicable)|
Parent interview is mostly centred around the occupation of parents, why they choose JBCN, about the child etc.
Cricket, Basketball, Swimming, Chess, Other, Football/ Soccer, Athletics, Judo Taekwondo, Hockey, Karate, Skating, Gymnastics
With a view to promoting fitness, a healthy lifestyle, teamspirit and sportsmanship, Sports Education is one of the key pillars of JBCN's educational philosophy
Dance, Drama, Music, Art & Craft, Cooking, Other, Speech
Creative experiences at JBCN International School comprise practical, cultural and challenging activities, designed to support the personal and social development of young learners.
Creative Experiences are spread across three categories: Artistic Exploration, Sports Education and Social Awareness.
With an aim to nurture students to view every artistic form as an expression of creativity, JBCN lays a strong emphasis on artistic exploration
JBCN is affiliated to Furtados School of Music
First in Math
Online US based Math application enabling students to apply skills taught in class and compete with their immediate peers and across schools in Mumbai and globally with rewards and incentives for different levels achieved. Also has a family feature and a competition called 24 endorsed by the Mayor of Londone
My First Newspaper–Hindustan Times (Grade 1 onwards) and Robin Age subscriptions
Hindustan Times is read every morning by every child from Grade 1 onwards. In addition, the Learner Resource Centre (LRC) enables exposure to different genres from Pre-primary years
Scholastic Reading Inventory (SRI) Programme
Students are awarded their unique lexile scores and are encouraged to read titles that match their pace and serve as huge motivational strategies to promote reading at JBCN. It is a great resource tool for educators and parents to understand the child's specific reading levels.
Thinking Skills Programme
The inquiry based curriculum at JBCN incorporates case studies, scenario building exercises, cause and effect and thinking questions and initiates opportunities for "out of box" thinking.
In- school Workshops
(E.g. Appropriate & Inappropriate Touch) Parental workshops, specific faculty development programs, subject specific sessions to generic parental tips, a number of workshops are conducted
Looking glass programme
It is s unique international enrichment program in Maths and Informatics for Learners of Grade 3 upwards. It has been visualised and constructed by a US-based team of educators who are alumni of Stanford, Harvard, MIT and Princeton. The programme is designed to allow students to develop critical reasoning and problem solving skills in foundation subjects, in addition to introducing them to new domains such as Informatics
Guest speakers & Author visits
From international guest speakers to local and national professionals, students at JBCN enjoy these opportunities to question and learn in the comfort of their home-rooms.
Intra School Competitions
From inter-division competitions involving all co-curriculars leading to a culmination of house points, JBCN also organises Multiplicity across the three JBCN schools involving participation from age 6 onwards across all sports, creative arts and academic disciplines throughout the year.
Various clubs ( Publications Club etc.)
Allow students to to select their preferred interest and participate in activities and events specific to their club
Looking Glass (Talent club)
After school hours specialised activities including Manners and Beyond, Mandarin,First Aid Courses, Robotics, Speech and Drama etc
The pre-primary section is housed in a separate building from the primary and secondary sections. Both are located within 5 minutes of each other.
Interactive, child-friendly and temprature controlled classrooms
Children in the pre-primary section move between classrooms/studios depending on the study topic.
Uniform fees range between Rs. 5,750 to Rs.10,500 on an annual basis
Parents have to purchase a Pre-primary Learner Kit (Rs.4,500 to Rs. 7,000)
Primary Learner Kit is Optional (Rs. 6,500 to Rs. 22,000)
Multipurpose Sports Court on the terrace of the pre-primary school building.
Indoor Swimming Pool.
A sports ground is hired for other purposes.
Multipurpose Auditorium, Art Studio, Music Studio, Performing Arts Centre.
Science Labs, IT Labs, Learner Resource Centre (Library), Math Laboratory, Language Laboratory.
Cafeteria with Optional Snacks and Lunch Available.
Snacks approximaely Rs.10,000 p.a.
Lunch approximately Rs.25,000 p.a.
Available but optional, Annual cost ranges between Rs. 24,000 to Rs. 48,000.