Frequently Asked Questions

What are the school’s timings?

Classes are conducted from 8.00 am to 3.30 pm.


How does the school encourage overall development?

The school offers a comprehensive and avant-garde international education of the highest caliber. We not only ensure that the child flourishes at academics but also in a variety of extracurricular activities including sports, art, music, theatre and so on. We groom them to be disciplined, thoughtful, proactive, well-mannered, independent and confident.


Is CIE (Cambridge Board) recognized by the Indian Colleges?

Yes. Cambridge/A levels are well recognized by UGC (Under Graduate Council) and AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education). Students are eligible to get admission in any Indian colleges.
http://www.cie.org.uk/images/122860-india-recognition-statements.pdf


How can we convert Cambridge grades in to marks ? Is it approved by AIU, Associations of Indian University ?

Yes, it is approved by AIU.
http://www.aiu.ac.in/evaluation/Grade%20Conversion%20Cambridge.pdf


How can we convert IB grades in to marks ? Is it approved by AIU, Associations of Indian University ?

Yes , it is approved by AIU.

http://www.aiu.ac.in/evaluation/Grade%20Conversion%20IB.pdf


Is International Baccalaureate (IB) recognized in India ?

India Recognition Guide 2017


Are there lady assistants for helping kids to the restroom?

Yes. Children are accompanied by Ladies assistant or lady teachers.


How often are Parent-Teacher Meetings (PTMs) conducted in an academic year?

We generally conduct PTMs thrice a year. Apart from these, parents can also schedule an appointment with home room teacher, Coordinator or head of school at any time.


When does the academic session start every year?

1st Week of August


What are the documents required for the admission procedure?

2 passport size photos

School Leaving Certificate / School recommendation letter

Previous School’s report card

Immunization Record / Medical Certificate

Photocopy of Visa / Residential Permit (for Non Indian)

Government approved ID card & photo of Parents


What kind of action will be taken for disciplinary violations by students?

TRIO is a bully free school. We take disciplinary violations seriously and sort them out in the most sensitive manner possible. We have a strict discipline and complaint redressal policy. Hard copies of the same can be obtained on request.


What is your Child safety policy?

Please click the following link for details -

http://trioworldacademy.com/child-safety.html


Do you offer hostel facilities?

We offers Weekly Boarding and Yearly Boarding for only Boys.


What is the overall teacher to student ratio?

We have 1 teacher for every 10 students, across all grades and syllabi.


What is the maximum number of students in a class?

The maximum class size of Primary & Middle school is 26 and for High School 30 students per section.


What color is the uniform and how many sets are provided?

Primary

Boys – Sky blue shirt & grey half trousers

Girls - Sky blue shirt & grey skirt


Middle and High School

Boys – White Shirt & Grey full pants

Girls – White Shirt & Grey Skirt


House T-shirts are available in 4 colors (Green, Yellow, Blue and Red). Students wear their respective house T-shirts twice a week. We advise parents to purchase at least 3 pairs of uniform and 2 pair of House T Shirt


Is the school affiliated to any religion?

We are a secular school and are neither affiliated to nor endorse any religion.


Are students provided with placement or career guidance/counseling?

Yes. Students who are in IB DP are given University Guidance Counseling (UGC).


Do you prepare students for competitive exams?

We do not prepare students for competitive examinations but we suggest the best options available and guide them.


How often are educational tours organized?

Tours are organized during every quarter depending on the class.


How much importance is given to sports?

Sports are considered an integral part of education at TRIO. Students can choose from a wide range of individual and team sports. We offer specialized after-school coaching for certain sports.


When are the results announced for Cambridge IGCSE & IB DP curriculum ?

IGCSE results are generally out in August 2nd week and IB DP results out in July 1st week.


What languages are offered at TRIO?

We offer Spanish, French, Hindi as a second Language


How does the school communicate the child’s progress to the parents?

The parents are updated about the child’s progress through PTMs. The Homeroom teacher and Coordinator invite parents for one to one meetings to discuss the child’s progress.


Do you offer a siblings discount for the admission of the second child?

Yes, 5% discount only on Tuition Fees for the 2nd child.


Is Criminal background verification (CBV) done for all the staff members?

Yes, CBV check is done for all teaching and non-teaching staff.


How can I apply for Transfer certificate /School leaving certificate ?

1. Write an email to admissions-ib[at]trioschools[dot]com with the purpose of leaving and mention the last date of your school.
2. Take NOC from library, accounts department and class teacher.
3. Attend exit interview with Head of School.
4. Your TC will be ready after 7 working days from the date of exit interview.