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Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi

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  • GradesVI - XII
  • CurriculumCBSE
  • TypePrivate School
  • Gender - BoardingCoed - Day Cum Boarding School
Modern School, Barakhamba Road

School is up to Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) and affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The School is a Coed Day Cum Boarding School, with classes from VI to XII. It is an English Medium school.

About School

Know about Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi: Board & Curriculum, Admission Procedure, Fees & Fee Structure, Contact Details, Facilities and Ranking, Rating and Reviews.

Modern School, Barakhamba Road Delhi, is a Senior Secondary School (XI-XII), affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The School is a Coed Day Cum Boarding School, with classes from VI to XII. It is an English Medium school. The school is located in Barakhamba area of Delhi. Modern School, Barakhamba Road was established in 1920. It is a Private School and is part of Modern School (Delhi) and is managed by Modern School Society (Delhi). The school is member of Indian Public School Conference.

Basic facts about Modern School, Barakhamba Road:
Year Established
School Type
Private School
Modern School Society (Delhi)
Day Cum Boarding School
Class VI - Class XII
Admission Period


  • Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

School Level

Middle School (VI-VIII) - Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)

The motto of Modern School Barakhamba is "Self Realization cannot be achieved by the Weak Willed". It is a Coed Day Cum Boarding School, which serves the educational needs of hundreds of students from VI through XII. The classes in Modern School for every academic year begins in April and ends in MArch.

Modern School Society was established in 1920.

Junior wing of the school is R.S.Junior Modern School, Humayun Road, New Delhi. All students of R.S.Junior Modern School, Humayun Road, New Delhi (the junior wing of our school) routinely get admitted in grade VI in Modern School, Barakhamba Road school. School has boarding house which is for boys only. 

Student Union/Association: Modern School Old Students' Association

School Awards and Recognitions

Indian Public Schools’ Conference (IPSC) and also of National Progressive Schools’ Conference (NPSC)

Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi is one of the best Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) schools in Barakhamba area of Delhi and ranks among the top schools in Delhi. Here, the dedicated and professional teachers ensure that the children get the maximum out of their education in this Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) school in Delhi. The school has given exceptional results in the academic sphere and its students have excelled in extra co-curricular activities too.

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Address & Contact Information

School Address

Modern School Barakhamba Road, New Delhi, Delhi 110001

School Chairman & Principal

  • Principal: Dr. Vijay Datta</br> Principal, 2014- Present BSc, MA (Eng), MEd, PhD in Education

School Contact Person

Phone Number

011 2331 1619, 011-23311618, 011-23311620

Email Address

principal@modernschool.net, modern@modernschool.net

School Website


Admission Details

Academic Year

April to MArch

Admission Period

The School has students enrolled from VI to XII. Find below the admission schedule, procedure, contact details, documents required and instructions for parents for Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi admission.

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

All students of R.S. junior Modern School, Humayun Road, New Delhi, the Junior school of Modern School Barakhamba Road, get admitted to Class 6 in Modern School Barakhamba Road after class 5 of the Junior Modern School Humayun Road.

School takes admission only in Class VI and XI.

For admission to Class 6th

  • Applicants should apply in the last week of March through an application to the Principal
  • Applicant should mention whether he/she is seeking admission as Day Scholar or Boarder
  • Applicant should share the academic performance alongwith achievements in Sports and co curricular activities
  • Applicant should also attach the final result of class V

For admission to Class 11th

  • Applicants should apply immediately after the Class X results
  • Applicant have to fill the application form which available at school reception
  • Student have to mention whether they want admission as Day Scholar or Boarder
  • Student should also mention which steam they want to apply for Science, Commerce and Humanities along with subjects
  • Applicants have to attach copy of Class 10th Marksheet
  • List of shortlisted candidates will be displayed at school’s reception
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview along with both the parents.

Fees Details

Modern School, Barakhamba Road Fees: Fee Structure & Details

Refer below for Modern School, Barakhamba Road Delhi fee structure and current fees.

You can also call the school's Admission Counsellors for more details.

Infrastructure & Facilities

The Modern School, Barakhamba Road campus is spread over 25 acres of land in Barakhamba area of Delhi, Delhi. The School is a K-12 Day Cum Boarding School. The School's infrastructure includes but is not limited to:

Sports Facilities(5/42)

  • Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Covered Play Area
  • Cricket
  • Equestrian
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnasium
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse Riding
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Judo
  • Kabaddi
  • Karate
  • Kho Kho
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Netball
  • Play Area
  • Rugby
  • Shooting
  • Skating
  • Soccer
  • Splash Pool
  • Sand Pit
  • Sailing
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Rowing
  • Table Tennis
  • Taekwando
  • Tennis
  • Throwball
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga
  • Lacrosse

Education Facilities(2/6)

  • Library
  • Digital Library
  • Career Counseling
  • Counseling
  • Student Exchange Programs
  • Test Center

Classroom Facilities(0/5)

  • AC Classrooms
  • AV Classrooms
  • Lockers
  • Air Purifiers
  • Air Filter AC Classrooms

Visual and Performing Arts Facilities(3/4)

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Dramatics
  • Music

Laboratories Facilities(2/6)

  • Laboratories
  • Language Labs
  • Maths Labs
  • Atal Tinkering Lab (ATL)
  • Computer Labs
  • Robotics Labs

Transport Facilities(1/2)

  • Transport Facility
  • AC Buses

Boarding Facilities(1/2)

  • Hostel
  • AC Hostels

Accessibility Facilities(0/4)

  • Accessible Parking
  • Ramped or Level Entrances
  • Accessible Washrooms
  • Braille and Large Print Room Numbers

Digital Facilities(0/4)

  • AV Facilities
  • Interactive Boards
  • School App
  • Wi-Fi

Food and Catering Facilities(2/3)

  • Canteen
  • Meal Served
  • Kitchen & Dining Hall

Safety and Security Facilities(0/11)

  • CCTV
  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Security Guards
  • Boundary Wall
  • Fenced Boundary Wall
  • Speedometer In Bus
  • GPS In Bus
  • CCTV In Bus
  • Fire Extinguisher In Bus
  • School Bus Tracking App

Medical Facility Facilities(1/7)

  • Medical Facility
  • Medical Room or Clinic
  • Resident Doctor
  • Medical Staff
  • Isolation Room
  • ICU
  • Dedicated Ambulance

Other Infra Facilities(0/7)

  • Kids Play Area
  • Activity Center
  • Toy Room
  • Amphitheatre
  • Auditorium
  • Day Care
  • Lego Room

School has Olympic Size swimming pool. School also has 2 grounds for football, hockey and other games.

School has hostel facility for boys only, Hostel’s double storeyed building has 31 rooms with a common room and library.  Hostel recreation facilities include TV Room.

School has 2 libraries one for Junior (Class 6-8) and other for Seniors (Class 9-12)

Extra-Curricular Activities

School Houses and Activity Details

School has 15 houses - Akbar House, Ashoka House, Azad House, Gandhi House, Lajpat House, Laxmibai House, Nehru House, Patel House, Pratap House, Ranjit House, Shastri House, Shivaji House, Subhash House, Tagore House and Tilak House

School has various departments to promote co curricular activities such as  Department of Ceramic Design and Pottery, Department of Electronics & Robotics, Department of Fashion & Jewellery Designing, Department of Home Science & Interiors, Department of Photography, Department of Graphics (Print-Making), Department of Paper Technology & Calligraphy, Department of Sculpture & Woodcraft, Department of Vocal Music, Department of Classical Dance, Department of Western Music, Department of Instrumental Music, Department of Art and  Department of Dramatics.

School Clubs and Societies

The School has organisations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activities 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. [object Object]

  • Astronomy
  • Dance
  • Debate
  • Mathematics Club
  • Model United Nations
  • Music
  • Nature
  • Quiz

Academic Programs

School Timings and Vacations

What are the school timings?

The school works in Shift 1 (Morning).

Language of Instruction
  • English
What is the typical school vacation schedule?
The School holidays are from
Holidays<ul><li>Summer Vacations: May till end of June</li><li> Winter Vacations: December </li><li> Autumn : Mid of October</li></ul>
School Senior Secondary Streams
  • Science with Mathematics
  • Science without Mathematics
  • Commerce
  • Humanities
School Level & Classes

Which grades will you have in the new session?

Modern School, Barakhamba Road is a Middle School (VI-VIII) to Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) for both boys and girls and has following grades/levels

Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)
Secondary School (IX-X)
Middle School (VI-VIII)

Academics Programme and Curriculum Structure

The Academic session at Modern School, Barakhamba Road starts from April to MArch. The School provides education to students from VI to XII.

Modern School, Barakhamba Road is a Coed English medium Day Cum Boarding School which offers the National curriculum CBSE, from VI to XII.


Modern School, Barakhamba Road is authorised to offer the following

CBSE Board India
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

National Level Curriculum under the Union Government of India, Board of Education for public and private schools conducts. CBSE is the largest educational board in the country and is duly recognized by the Department of Education.

  • Secondary School Examination
  • Senior Secondary certificate examination

Modern School, Barakhamba Road is recognised by and affiliated to the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) board and follows curriculum prescribed by it. The school is affiliated to CBSE since Invalid date with CBSE affiliation number 2730009.

The Schools offers following CBSE boards

  • All India Senior School Certificate Examination (AISSCE) (12th)
  • All India Secondary School Examination (AISSE) (10th)

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Curriculum offered in Modern School, Barakhamba Road by Class

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

Level - Class/Grade
Middle School (VI-VIII)
  • School follows CBSE Curriculum in Middle School.
Secondary School (IX-X)
  • School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSE (SSE) curriculum in Secondary classes (class IX & X). Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSE All India Secondary School Examination) at the end of the Class 10th.
Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)
  • School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSCE curriculum in class XI & XII. Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSCE All India Senior School Certificate Examination) at the end of the Class 12th.
  • At the Senior Secondary level, school offers Science with Mathematics, Science without Mathematics, Commerce, Humanities streams.

CBSE Class VI to VIII  – Syllabus and Subjects

  1. English
  2. Hindi
  3. Sanskrit/French
  4. Mathematics
  5. General Science
  6. Computer Science& Applications
  7. Social Studies

CBSE Class IX and X

CBSE Class XI and XII

Following subjects are prescribed by the CBSE
  1. English
  2. Hindi/Sanskrit/French/Spanish/Any other language
  3. Mathematics
  4. Science with Practicals – Physics; Chemistry; Biology
  5. Social Studies – History; Geography; Economics; Civics
  6. Socially Useful Productive Work (any one)
    1. Ceramic Designing and Pottery
    2. Electronics and Robotics
    3. Fashion and Jewellery Designing
    4. Fine Arts and Painting
    5. Home Science and Interiors
    6. Dramatics
    7. Photography
    8. Graphics (Print Making)
    9. Paper Technology and Calligraphy
    10. Sculpture and Wood Craft
    11. School Band
    12. Vocal Music
    13. Classical Dance
    14. Western Music
    15. Instrumental Music: Sitar, Flute etc.
    16. Instrumental Music: Tabla
  7. Physical and Health Education
  8. Computer Science & Applications
The school offers three streams; Science. Humanities and Commerce. Students have to select 1 language and 4 electives from the options available

Compulsory Subjects for all

  1. General Science
  2. Work Experience
  3. Physical and Health Education


  1. English
  2. Psychology/Mathematics/Physical Education/Legal Studies
  3. Geography/Economics/Home Science/Painting/Fashion Technology
  4. Political Science/Economics/Multimedia & Web Technology
  5. History/Mathematics/Multimedia&WebTechnology/FashionTechnology/Painting/Legal Studies/Physical Education/Home Science


  1. English
  2. Physics
  3. Chemistry
  4. Biology/Computer Science/Economics/Mathematics
  5. Mathematics/Painting/Psychology/Physical Edu/Economics/Biotechnology/Legal Studies/Computer Science/Fashion Technology/Home Science


  1. English
  2. Business Studies
  3. Economics
  4. Accountancy
  5. Mathematics/Multimedia &Web Tech/Fashion Tech/Painting/Legal Studies/Physical Education


Class 10th - Secondary School Examination

The CBSE students have to study 5 subject and 1 vocational subject in class 10th. CBSE has made it compulsory for class 10 students to appear for a vocational subject as an additional course. final marksheet for Class X will have separate assessment for the Scholastic Area, co-Scholastic Activities and Discipline (Attendance, Sincerity, Values). Know more about the Class 10th subjects, assessment pattern, Prescribed books and paper format

Students can select any language or subject from list of additional subjects as 6th Subject. Know about list of subjects available in Class X, Syllabus, course structure, Exam paper Format and Prescribed books. Also know about the list of subjects available as 6th subject and their syllabus and course structure.

Check CBSE Exam Date Sheet Class 10th and CBSE Exam Date Sheet Class 12th and Important Dates for CBSE Board Exam 2024.

Other Details

School Staff Details

Designation Total No.
Vice-Principal/Head Master  
Health Wellness Teacher  

School Rating & Reviews

4.4out of 5

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Surya NairReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on December 6, 2018 12:17 AM
Induce a sense of self awareness in students which is a myth in other schools.
Gurdeep SinghReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on September 20, 2018 2:20 PM
One of oldest high class school where students of high society family studied. Its build by famous sikh writter khushwant singh father.
Amjad AmjadReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on September 18, 2018 6:38 AM
Best school ever
Amjad AmjadReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on September 18, 2018 6:33 AM
It is the best school ever
Nikhil KediaReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on August 1, 2018 2:57 AM
Guys One of the best school in india i guess and for me its my second home. Just enjoyed all the moments with my friends here. I am just gona miss this place and also proud to be a modernite
Md FarhanReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on June 7, 2018 12:31 AM
What is the fees structure for class 11 here.. plss anybody tell me
Farhan AhmedReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on May 10, 2018 9:03 AM
Beautiful and elegant. Delhi's 'center of learning'. Well educated teachers. 3 auditoriums, 3 huge buildings, about 9 laboratories, lush gardens with flora such as neem, tamarind, guava, dozens of classrooms, an almost Olympic sized swimming pool, a large tennis court, a well maintained hostel, a huge basketball court and a well facilitated FastTrax canteen. Best school in Delhi.
Rekha ChauhanReview based on friends/family/personal experiencewrote a review on December 4, 2017 11:00 AM
This school is the best school in Delhi and provides world class education for students.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Modern School, Barakhamba Road is affiliated to which board?

Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

What is the process of getting admission into Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi?

The Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi has students enrolled from VI to XII. Refer to Admission Section for information on admission process, schedule and key dates.

Is this school a co-educational school?

Yes The Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi is a Coed school.

What is the curriculum offered at Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi?

Modern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi offers the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) at various levels of education.

Is this school good? What is the rating of this school?

The Modern School, Barakhamba Road is rated 4.4 out of 5 based on 66 reviews on SchoolMyKids.com, largest school reviews and rating platform.

Does Modern School, Barakhamba Road offer Hostel facility to students?

Yes, The school offers boarding/hostel facilities to students. The School is Day Cum Boarding School.