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Firststeps School, Chandigarh

School is from Nursery/Preschool upto Secondary School (IX-X) and affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB), Cambridge International Examinations (CIE). The School is a Coed Day School, with classes from Playgroup to X. It is an English Medium school.

Chandigarh, Chandigarh - Chandigarh, India

Coed, Day School - since 01/01/1993

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About School

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Firststeps School Chandigarh, is a Secondary School (IX-X), affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB), Cambridge International Examinations (CIE). The School is a Coed Day School, with classes from Playgroup, Nursery/Preschool/Kindergarten to X. It is an English Medium school. The school is located in Sector 26 area of Chandigarh. Firststeps School was established in 1993. It is a Private School and is managed by Vishesh Educational Society.

The motto of Firststeps School Sector 26 is We Don't Teach- We EDUCATE. It is a Coed Day School, which services the educational need of over students from Playgroup through X. The classes in Firststeps School for every academic year starts from April.

The society Was registered under Societies registration Act Under No: 1521 of 1988 dated: 8th April 1988. The Society was alloted land by the Chandigarh Administration on 22-06-1989. The society ran the school under the name of Dutt Vishesh School from 1993 till Sept. 2007. In 2008 the name of the school was changed to FIRSTSTEPS. Firststeps School started operations under the new name from 13 April 2008.

First batch of Firststeps school started with only 14 children on 13th April, 2008. The Firststeps School Chandigarh is located in the prestigious educational Sector 26 of the city.

The School in now a Candidate school for International Baccalaureate (IB), Primary years Program (PYP) pursuing authorisation to be a IB world School, First in Chandigarh Tri-City. School is the first international school of Chandigarh Tri City.

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Address & Contact Information

School Address

FirstSteps School
Opp. Blind Girls Hostel, Sector 26
Chandigarh - 160019

School Contact Person

Phone Number

0172 279 2008, 0172-2793992, 0172-5030549 CEO &amp; Administrator: +91-9872000013<br /> Head of School : +91-9988889948<br /> Vice Principal : +91-9988889947<br /> Account Dept : +91-9988889949<br /> PYP Coordinator: +91-9988891208

Email Id

School Website

School Principal & Management Committee

Mrs Jasbir Kaur
Head of School

Chairman: Harpreet Singh CHEEMA

Admission Details

Academic Year

Admission Period

Dec to Jan End

Admission Contact Details

Contact Person

Phone Number

Email Id

For admissions, Email Id :

Firststeps School offers following grades and levels
  • Playgroup
  • Nursery
  • LKG
  • UKG
  • I
  • II
  • III
  • IV
  • V
  • VI
  • VII
  • VIII
  • IX
  • X
  • Day Care
  • Playgroup
  • Pre Primary School (Pre School)
  • Primary School (I-V)
  • Middle School (VI-VIII)
  • Secondary School (IX-X)

The School has students enrolled from Playgroup to X. Find below the admission schedule, procedure, Contact Details, documents required and instructions for parents for Firststeps School Admission.

In this section, we will answer the common questions like What is the admission process like and what are the key dates? Is their any admission test? Will School also hold an interview or an interaction? What is the age criterion for admission to Firststeps School for the upcoming academic year?

Fees Details

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Infrastructure & Facilities

The Firststeps School campus is spread over 0.61 acres of land in Sector 26 area of Chandigarh , Chandigarh state. The School is a Day School. The School's infrastructure includes but is not limited to

Education Facilities and Infrastructure

Kids Play Area

Other Facilities and Infrastructure

Medical Facility
Transport Facility

Sports Facilities and Infrastructure

Splash Pool

Extra-Curricular Activities

School Clubs and Societies

The School has organisations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activites to develop the skills and extract the best out of every child. These scholastic and co scholastic clubs are a great way to explore the interest of any student or even develop new ones. The Clubs are:

Academic Programs

School Timings and Vacations

What are the school timings?

The school works in Shift 1 (Morning). The School timings are

What is the typical school vacation schedule?

The School holidays are from

Language of Instruction
  • English
School Level & Classes

Which grades will you have in the new session?

Firststeps School is a Day Care to Secondary School (IX-X) for both boys and girls and has following grades/levels
  • Playgroup
  • Nursery
  • LKG
  • UKG
  • I
  • II
  • III
  • IV
  • V
  • VI
  • VII
  • VIII
  • IX
  • X
Number of Students

Number of Teachers

Students to Teachers Ratio

Academics Programme and Curriculum Structure

The Academic session at Firststeps School starts from April. The School provides education to students from Playgroup to X.

Firststeps School is a coed Englishmedium Day School which offers International curriculum, IB, CIE from Playgroup to X. The School offers its students a choice of 2 boards IB, CIE.


Firststeps School is authorised to offer the following

CIE Cambridge International Board
Cambridge International Examination (CIE)

Cambridge CIE is part of the Cambridge Assessment, a department of the University of Cambridge. CIE offers education for learners aged 5 to 19 years. CIE has 4 stages of education - Cambridge Primary for 5 to 11 years, Cambridge Secondary 1 for 11 to 14 year, Cambridge Secondary 2 (IGCSE) for 14 to 16 year and Cambridge Advanced (AS & A level) for 16 to 19 years.

Firststeps School is affiliated to CIE since with CIE affiliation number .

The Schools offers following Cambridge programs Cambridge Secondary 1, IGCSE Level

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IB International Board Schools - MYP, PYP, IBDP
International Baccalaureate (IB)

The International Baccalaureate (IB) (International Baccalaureate Organisation, Geneva, Switzerland) offers 4 programs for students randing from age 3 to 19. The Primary Years Programme (PYP) is for students of age 3 to 12 students. Middle Years Programme is for students aged 11 to 16 and Diploma Programme (DP) for students ages 16 to 19. Firststeps School, Chandigarh is affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB). Every School authorized to offer the IB programmes is known as an IB World School.

The school is affiliated to IB since 05-Oct-16 with IB affiliation number 049873.

The Schools offers following IB programs

  • PYP
  • MYP

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Curriculum offered in Firststeps School by Class

In this section, we will answer What board of education does Firststeps School intend to follow over the years?

Level - Class/Grade Curriculum
Pre school/ Pre Primary Classes
  • School follows IB PYP Curriculum in Pre Primary level classes. IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) is designed to cater to students till Grade/Class 5. Know more about PYP.

Primary Classes
Class 1st to 5th (I-V)
  • Upto Class V, School follows IB PYP Curriculum. IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) caters to students from Class /Grade 1 to 5. Know More about IB PYP

Middle School
Class 6th to 8th (VI-VIII)
  • School follows IB MYP Curriculum in Middle level classes, IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) caters to students from Class /Grade 6 to 8. Know more about MYP.

  • School offers Cambridge International Curriculum (CIE) - Cambridge Secondary 1 programme in Middle level classes i.e. Class/Grade 6 to 8. Cambridge Secondary 1 also provides an excellent foundation for the next level CIE programme Cambridge IGCSE.

Secondary School
Class 9th-10th (IX-X)
  • School follows IB MYP Curriculum in Secondary level classes, IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) also caters to students of Class /Grade 9th & 10th. As per the Agreement signed between International Baccalaureate (IB) and the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) in January 2013, compeletion of IB MYP program will be consdidered equivalent to any other Class 10th board examination in India. Students can get continue their education with any school or board after compelting the IB MYP Know more about MYP.

  • Firststeps School follows Cambridge IGCSE Curriculum in Secondary level classes, Class 9 and Class 10. International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) is a two-year curriculum with wide range of subjects available to choose from. Know more about IGCSE.

Senior Secondary School
Class 11th-12th (XI-XII)

Other Details

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3.7 / 5 Based on 20 Reviews

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1 5 1
horrible experience with the school

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5 5 1
Earlier Dutt Vishesh of the best school Ever

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3 5 1
School is good.. But expensive. A middle class man cannot afford.

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5 5 1
One of the Finest Play Schools in Chandigarh!!

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2 5 1
Nice school

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5 5 1
The best school in the tricity.

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