About Douglas Memorial Higher Secondary School

    Founded by Rev. Dr. G. V. Prasad Rao in early 1984, DMHSS has steadily grown into a top notch English medium school in Barrackpore, Kolkata and presently caters to over 2500 students. DMHSS are great visionaries and torchbearers of true education and learning, thus forming into the best school in Kolkata

    Teaching Methodology

    We engage our students through a variety of teaching methods.

    Creative Activities

    We arrange a plethora of activities and events throughout the year.

    High Quality Fun

    DMHSS presents Funday – a whole day of games, activities and fun dedicated.

    Holistic Development Of Every Child Is Our Top Priority

    Play-way Method

    We follow the play-way method to make learning fun and not a drudge

    Jolly Phonics

    The little learners grasp letters and sounds with the help of ‘Jolly Phonics’ which we have incorporated in our system. They learn 42 sounds of English letters rather than the letter names.

    Cognitive Development

    Motor skills and cognitive development are enhanced to explore the world around them in terms of information processing, perception, problem solving and disposition.

    Life Skills

    Life skills are developed to enable the children to accomplish their ambition, manage and line a better quality of life. This includes good touch and bad touch, health and hygiene etc.

    Play Area

    Our play area has been designed to provide ample scope to every child to enable in controlling their emotions, make them socially interactive and expose them to Nature.

    Storytelling Sessions

    We have storytelling sessions aided with puppets, flash cards, illustrations so that they can relate to the surroundings and develop their listening and reading skills.

    Well-Equipped Library

    We have well-equipped library with a variety of books: books related to ‘Jolly Phonics, interesting and funny story books on ‘Touch and feel’ so that they can gain the concept about the texture, colour and the world around them.

    Parents Testimonials

    SPORTS “Sending my son to DMHSS was the best decision I could have made. Since my son has been attending DMHSS, he has thrived in so many ways. Everyone is so wonderful. It is a wonderful family to belong to!” ‘Melody’ or Music Club “Not only do we love Douglas Memorial Higher Secondary School, but our kids do as well. DMHSS provides not only an excellent education, but also lots of love and encouragement.”

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