Buxi Jagabandhu English Medium School is a synergistic creation of B.J. Education Society, a body of prodigious thinkers, renowned educationists, social activists and philanthropists of BJB Nagar, a well known locality in Bhubaneswar. It has been named after an eminent freedom fighter Buxi Jagabandhu Bidyadhar Bhramarabar Ray Mohapatra of Odisha. It came into existence on 15th January 1974 with a modest beginning of 25 students and one teacher. It has scaled a greater height in its 37 years of journey and is adjudged as one of the premier Senior Secondary Schools of the city. It is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi.
The Motto of the School and its guiding principle is "Let learning be a Joy and Teaching a Pleasure".
- Day School
- School provides transportation
- LKG to XII
- CBSE Board
- English Medium
- Day School
- Co-ed School
- Grades: LKG, 1-12
- School Day: Monday - Saturday
- Timing: 6:45am - 4:30pm
- Gender: Co-Educational
- Religion: All
- Principal: Mrs. Kshyanika Das
- Acronym: BJEM
- Curriculum: CBSE
- Language: English
- Fees: Contact to School
Academic EnvironmentWe believe that :
1. The child is the pivot of all our programs, policies and learning process in the class room. We affirm the individuality, personality and identity of every child. There is no place for any kind of corporal punishment. The teacher is a friend, philosopher and guide who holds the hand of the child to guide him/her on the path of growth towards a bright future.
2. The school endeavors to inculcate in each child the pride of being an Indian and love for the rich cultural heritage of India. Our aim is to inspire our children to respect the national traditions, values and ideals.
3. Every child can develop fully only if he/she is proficient in his/her mother tongue. Though the medium of instruction is English, the mother tongue of the child is given ample importance, to enable him/her to understand and appreciate the ethnic culture.
4. All efforts are made to maintain transparency in the school administration. A strong and active M.C. parents and our alumni strengthen the hands of the authorities in motivating and inspiring the staff and students alike.
5. The teaching staff have academic freedom to function effectively. Regular in-service teacher training program orient the staff with the updated techniques in the field of education.
Academic ProgramOur infrastructure, facilities provided to the students and staff is constantly upgraded. Our aim is not only to impart bookish knowledge to qualify in a test, we always endeavors to instill in our students the skill to internalize the knowledge gained in the classroom so as to face life with courage and determination, excel in future studies and thereby land in a brilliant career. Moral education and constant counseling makes the child a fine personality with good character.
During the two year of pre-schooling a child learns everything about his/her own self and the surrounding. Every movement, behavior, attitudinal concepts of the child is fine tuned.
Recommended by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India and under the CBSE guidelines the School has introduced Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) system for its students from Std. - I onwards which will lead to diagnose, remediation and enhancement of learning.
The system with two fold objectives like ‘Continuous’ i.e. for continuity in evaluation and assessment of board based learning and behavioral outcomes emphasizes evaluation of identified aspects of students, built into the total teaching-learning process spread over the entire span of academic session in one hand and ‘Comprehensive’ to cover both the scholastic and co-scholastic aspects of students growth and development including Life skills, Attitude and Values, Literary Creative and Scientific skills, Aesthetic and Performance, Arts Clubs, Physical and Health Education and Games in the other.
The school has an Audio Room and a slide projector, an overhead projector, tape recorder, colour television, DVD, computers with multimedia and internet facilities etc. to enhance the effectiveness of teaching learning process.
The introduction of computer in school has become an integral part of education. Our computer lab has adequate number of computers with internet facilities. Computer courses are imparted to students from Std. IV onwards as a part of SUPW program of CBSE Syllabus.
Our school has a well stocked library, staffed adequately to keep the library in good order, and to guide the students during their library periods to make best use of the library and the books. the stock is constantly expanded and updated to provide meaningful reference material to students and teachers. All have access to the library, which follows the Dewey system of classification. There is a special section ‘oversight book’ for the use of students.This section comtains supplementary reading materials like parallel text books, reference books, maps and examination papers of previous years. There is a special section for teachers. There is also a video Film Library of informative and educational films, catering to the needs of different age groups.
The school has a well equipped Composite Since Laboratory for Physics, Chemistry, Biology. Infrastructure for making of separate laboratories for Physics, Chemistry and Biology are been developed. Besides it has a Mathematics Laboratory and a Computer Laboratory.
Extra Curricular Activities
The Student Community from Lower Nursery to Std.-XII is divided into six Houses namely 'Abhimanyu, Arjuna, Dhruva, Ekalavya, Karna & Shravan'. Each house has a captain and a vice-captain and the faculty act as House Moderators / Wardens and look after the general progress of the house members in various areas. Since all activities are held on House-basis, House loyalty is the basement of all achievements. A regular record of students’ participation in intra and inter house activities is maintained and points are awarded to the respective House. The members of the Winning House are felicitated for their constant and continuous efforts.• The Annual Inter-House Athletic and Sports Meet : Every year Inter-House Sports Meet is organised. Certificates of Merit, medals and trophies are awarded to the worthy participants. In addition to this, Annual Inter-House Tournaments are held in major games like Basket Ball, Volley Ball, Football, Kho-Kho, Badminton etc.• Hobby Classes: Hobbies are a part of the curriculum for all the students of class LN to VIII. Hobby classes in Fine Art and Craft, Outdoor & Indoor games also Dance and Music are offered to the students of primary classes on working Saturdays of every month.• Exhibitions and Demonstrations: The School encourages and inspires the students to make the best use of their interest, skill, time, energy and knowledge in making projects in Science, Social studies, Mathematics, Languages, Art & Craft and Games & Sports. An Inter disciplinary Exhibition cum Demonstration is held every year. Prizes and Awards are given away to the students for best display and demonstration of their exhibits.• School Assembly: Morning Assembly of the school is conducted in an exclusive manner. It is a congregation of students and staff. Besides morning prayer, various other confidence building cum knowledge giving activities like News Reporting, Elocution, Story enactment, Poem Recitation, Conversation, Group - discussion and Open House Quiz are conducted regularly.
The school is quite alive to its responsibility of inculcating leadership qualities among the students. The students are trained to shoulder positions of responsibility. There are school appointments, house appointments, class appointments, etc.The class monitors perform duties assigned to them by the class teachers. School prefects and House prefects work in the various school committees, hold periodical meetings and suggest the Principal about the welfare measures to be taken for the student Community, The Head Boy, the Head Girl, the Team and House Captains and the other prefects are appointed by the Principal amongst those who show qualities of leadership and command a great deal of respect from their fellow students, and form a very valuable part of the school community.
• The school organises various State, National and International level Examinations and Contests for the students from Primary to Senior Secondary level to give them a higher competitive aptitude and attitude. Some of them are stated below.
• National Science Cyber and Mathematics Olympiad.
• National Science Talent Search Examination.
• Young Learners English Test (YLE).
• All India Camel Colour Contest etc.
Our Mission is to empower our students to significantly increase their performance capability in all spheres to reach the zenith. As we scale remarkable height, we continue to be inspired by our vision and mission. We pledge to pursue our dreams and uphold the educational values for worthy roles and goals, to work with total integrity, to triumph against unperceivable odds and to make a phenomenal difference in the lives of our students.
We are committed to further our convictions to make our dreams come true. It may sound clichéd, but we believe education is all about refining one's mind and broadening one's horizons. We give our students ample exposure to be self-assertive and introspective. Our unstinting efforts create space to hone their abilities to perfection. To ensure this, we keep ourselves abreast of the everyday changing Teaching - Learning 'Know How'. We offer the young students a stress-free learning ambience to get their hidden talents and creativity well tapped. We progressively strive to make our students well competent and confident to face the global challenges ahead. We do believe learning at ease makes learning long lasting and enjoyable. Academics apart, we render our best care to plant the finest instincts in our students mind and heart so as to make them responsible citizens of tomorrow. It is our never ending endeavour to ready our children to take on the World. This is the way forward... !!