Board of Examination
Mayoor School, Raipur (MSR) is affiliated with the Central Board for Secondary Examination (CBSE) New Delhi. Affiliation Number 3330189.
CBSE is India’s pioneering Board of Examination for secondary and senior secondary level. It has schools affiliated in India and abroad; gaining popularity for the Indian way of school education across the world.
The CBSE envisions a robust, vibrant and holistic school education that will engender excellence in every sphere of human endeavour. The Board is committed to provide quality education to promote intellectual, social and cultural vivacity among its learners. It works towards evolving a learning process and environment, which empowers the future citizens to become global leaders in the emerging knowledge society. The Board advocates Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation with an emphasis on holistic development of learners. The Board commits itself to providing a stress-free learning environment that will develop competent, confident and enterprising citizens who will promote harmony and peace.
Mayoor School, Raipur (MSR) is also affiliated & in collaboration with The International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE). The IGCSE was developed by University of Cambridge International Examinations in 1988.
University of Cambridge International Examinations is the world’s largest provider of international education programmes and qualifications for 5–19 year olds. Our qualifications are taken in over 160 countries and recognised by universities, education providers and employers across the world.
The IGCSE Curriculum and its Assessment – beyond knowledge recall, emphasizes a strong skill development orientation: The IGCSE curriculum emphasizes the development of habits of critical enquiry and individual research and encourages a problem-solving approach – applying what one has learnt. The assessment process goes beyond just knowledge recall and emphasizes other skills like a student’s ability to use and apply knowledge appropriately, to handle information and use it to solve problems, and to acquire experimental and investigative skills
The IGCSE Programme – key features:
Provides an ideal foundation for higher-level courses such as the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme.
Has worldwide recognition and is equivalent to the Certificate of Secondary Education from Indian education boards, General Certificate of Secondary Education, and O Level;
Offers syllabi which reflect local economies and cultures within a global context, hence ensuring that students gain a wide perspective while recognizing and valuing their own environment;
Develops key learning, problem-solving and investigative skills by encouraging an active, critical and questioning approach to study;
Ensures a broad-based education, while encouraging a degree of choice.
Why should I select IGCSE for my child?
1. IGCSE is one of the most sought-after and recognized qualifications in the world. It develops and encourages vital educational skills, including oral skills, investigative skills, problem solving, team work, recall of knowledge, and initiative.
2. The IGCSE programme has worldwide status and credibility. It is recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) as being at par with CBSE, ICSE, etc.
Worldwide, it is delivered in schools in over 140 countries and is recognized by colleges and universities everywhere, more so in the UK and other Commonwealth countries.
3. The IGCSE curriculum is balanced and lends an international perspective to studies. It also takes account of differing abilities of students.
4. IGCSE students can take advantage of the Cambridge Checkpoint, a diagnostic service comprising of standardized tests, that pin-points a student’s strengths and weaknesses in key curriculum areas.