Douglas Memorial Higher Secondary School envisions a robust, vibrant and holistic development that will engender excellence in every sphere of human endeavour. Douglas is committed to provide quality education to promote intellectual, social and cultural vivacity among the learners. It works towards a learning process and environment to empower the future citizens to become knowledgeable global leaders. This school advocates ‘continuous and comprehensive education’ with an emphasis on spherical growth of the learners in a stress-free learning environment. Thus, it follows a highly rewarding and enriched curriculum so that every child finds a certain degree of joy in learning. This institution aims to enable every child ‘to live, to love, to exhibit sensitivity and to respect diversity.’ Here, the children are helped to tap into their hidden potential with an exposure to diverse opportunities. At the primary level, all the scholastic subjects which are taught such as English, Hindi, Bengali, Social Studies, Mathematics, Science, General Knowledge, Value Education, are dealt with the process of ‘learning by doing’. For each of the subjects, an emphasis laid on the following:
- Thought provoking interaction.
- Co-relation of the past experiences with the present situation.
- Usage of appropriate resources available for catering the inquisitive tender minds.
- Application of technology in various activities.
The school has widened its horizon with the introduction of robotics in the curriculum to assist the children in the curriculum to assist the children in making positive and innovative contribution in today’s competitive world.
Thus, we can say that this curriculum strives to provide a rich blend of academic, physical, social, artistic, cultural learning opportunities to every child to churn them out as responsible and worthy citizens.