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All the activities are directed to fulfill our mission that is "To facilitate Physical, Moral, Social and Academic development of children, enabling them to become conscientious & contributing human beings who will make world a better place.



Achievement 2020-21

ACHIEVEMENTS OF HERMANN GMEINER SCHOOL JAMMU SESSION 2020-21 • Inter-house Hindi Poem recitation competition for C1 and C2 category on Thursday (07.05.2020) was nicely held on zoom. All participants from each category and each house participated and some teachers were connected including judges. Parents and students enjoyed the activity. • An online biggest dance competition was held on 07.05.2020 organized by BURN A TON. 25 participants from the SOS HGS JAMMU had participated. • An inter-house online (live demonstration) activity on the topic “survival measures during COVID-19 pandemic” for C2 category was held on 15.05.2020 on zoom. • An online essay and painting competition on the theme” Our Solution are in nature” and topic “SAFEGUARDING JAMMU AND KASHMIR BIODIVERSITY-WAKE UP CALL IN PREVAILING PANDEMIC CRISIS “organized by Jammu and Kashmir Forest Research Institute Government of Jammu and Kashmir (UT) was held from 19.05.2020 to 21.05.2020. 19 students in essay competition and 06 students in painting competition were participated from school. • An online poster and painting design competition on the theme” COVID 19” was held during week. Students from class VI to X were participated. • An inter-house online English Debate competition on the topic” Lockdown is mandatory during corona period” for C3 category was held on Friday (22.05.2020). • An inter-house online English Debate competition on the topic” Effect of lockdown on student's life” for C4 category was held on Thursday 28.05.2020. • An inter-house Bhakti song competition for C1 and C2 categories was held on Thursday 04/06/2020. • Inter house poster making competition on the topic “Environment Change “was held on 05/06/2020(Friday). • An inter-house “Online plantation demonstration activity” for C1 category was held on Thursday (23.07.2020) and for C2 category was held today (24.07.2020). Students planted the sapling with some dialogues. • An inter-house “Online plantation demonstration activity” for C1 category was held on Thursday (24.07.2020). Students and teachers participated the activity enthusiastically. • SOS HGS, Jammu celebrated the 74th Independence Day by the customary hoisting of the National Flag and a speech by the principal Mr.R K Dhar. Every class teacher conducted national anthem ceremony virtually on various platforms such as WebEx, zoom and google meet. The activity group also shared a video on the YouTube channel and uploaded the photos on Facebook. • On August 12, 2020, SOS HGS, Jammu organized a virtual celebration of Janmashtami, which flowered into a grand success, owing to the zealous participation of students and teachers. A colorful dance performance by students dressed up as Krishna and gopikas added to the delight. The activity group also shared the videos and photos on Facebook. • Students participated in various activities such as rakhi making in their online classes to celebrate RakshaBandhan on 01.08.2020. Colorfulrakhis were made in class under the guidance of their teachers and parents. Children enthusiastically participated in the activity. The activity group also shared the videos and photos on Facebook. • Students celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi virtually. Students enjoyed the day with their families by chanting hymns, drawing, painting, and narrating stories based on the theme of the day. On the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, students expressed their devotion to Lord Ganesha. Principal appreciated the joint efforts of students, teachers, and parents. The activity group also shared a video on the youtube channel and uploaded the photos on Facebook. • Dancing superstar conducted in July and result was declared on 1st of august. 9 students gotselected from junior and senior category for grand finale after selection in first and second round. • Korean Essay writing competition was held online in which 40 students from class (VI to XII) of school participated and submitted their essays via email. • SOS HGS, Jammu celebrated the teacher’s day on 5th September, 2020.PrincipalMr. R K Dhar addressed the students and staff by audio message. He expressed his views on importance of student teacher relationship and positive learning environment for the students. Class teachers with students celebrated the activityvirtually on zoom and google meet. The students participated enthusiastically in various activities like speeches, dances etc. Photos and videos are also shared on YouTube channel. • An inter-house “online Hindi debate competitionfor C4 category was held on 16.09.2020 on google meet. Two students from each house had participated. Photos and videos are also shared on YouTube channel. • Gandhi Jayanti was celebrated on October 7, 2020 virtual platform in which children presented speeches, Dances, Skitson virtual platform


The school is following CBSE Curriculum from class V to XII From class Nursery to IV school is following theme based curriculum.


  • Introduction of patterns
  • Slanting Lines
  • Standing lines
  • Combination of standing and sleeping lines
  • (Formation of letters is taught with the help of these patterns)
  • Numbers 1 to 100


  • EVS: The basic aim is to develop & inculcate the basic skills of listening, speaking and developing communicating skills.
  • It covers:
  • Classification of fruits and vegetables.
  • Classification of Domestic and wild animals.
  • Means of transport
  • Winter and summer season

Art & Craft

Includes Scribbling, Colouring, Hand impression, finger printing, vegetable printing, paper tearing and pasting.




Cursive Handwriting and formation of two & three letters and prescribed text books (phonetic style) use of this and that.


1 to 200 , what comes after and before, Numbers in words from 1 to 50


Names of fruits, vegetables, domestic and wild animals, electrical, objects found in bathroom etc & prescribed text book.


Hindi Alphabets, formation of two letter words and prescribed text books.

Art & Craft

Drawing, Painting, paper tearing/ pasting, paper cutting, paper folding.


Class I to V

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Maths
  • EVS
  • Computers
  • Art & Craft
  • Theme Based Curriculum (up to class IV)
  • Sanskrit /Punjabi/Urdu (only for class V)



Class VI to VIII

  • Hindi
  • English
  • Gen. Science
  • Science
  • Maths
  • Computers
  • Art & Craft
  • Sanskrit /Punjabi/Urdu


Class IX & X

  • English
  • Matrhs
  • Science
  • S.Sc
  • Hindi
  • Computers


Class XI & XII

Science (Medical & Non- Medical)

A - Compulsory Subjects:

  • 1. English
  • 2. Physics
  • 3. Chemistry


B - Optional Subjects (Any Two)

  • 1. Biology
  • 2. Maths
  • 3. Painting / P.E / Computer



C- Compulsory Subjects:

  • 1. English
  • 2. Business Studies
  • 3. Accountancy
  • 4. Economics


D- Optional Subjects:

  • P.E / Painting / Computer


Curricular & Co-curricular activities: are conducted by the school for the overall development of the students giving them platform for improving their skill & inculcating.
New ones. The School provides ample scope for the all-round development of personality in different dimensions namely intellectual through academic works, physical through sports & Judo. Spiritual (The art of Living) through Moral Talks, Yoga, Value education, Counseling & guidance.
Every week inter house activities are organized for the students to participate in activities like Debate, dramatics , Music , Dance , Group Discussions, Art Competitions.