About Aditya Birla Vani Bharati
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Aditya Birla Vani Bharati, formerly known as Rishra Vani Bharati, is a premier school situated in West Bengal in the district of Hooghly and is at a distance of approximately twenty kilometres from Kolkata.
The school is affiliated to West Bengal Board of Secondary Education and West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education. The curriculum is framed as per the directives of the Board and the Council. It is an English medium Co-educational Higher Secondary School of its own kind in the entire district.
Set in the sylvan surroundings of the Jayashree Textile Campus, Aditya Birla Vani Bharati caters quality education to the children of the industrial belt in and around Rishra. Its humble beginning was on 6th April, 1959 when the Maheswari Mahila Samaj set up a Montessori unit. The Late J.P.Goenka was the Founder President of Jayashree Textiles, Rishra.
With the passage of time, this school has reinvented itself as a reputed Higher Secondary School with a present strength of 1300 students and 60 staff approximately. With a healthy student-teacher ratio, every member of the school is committed to provide the best learning environment. Aditya Birla Vani Bharati gives equal emphasis on both academic sphere and co-curricular activities. It provides its students state-of-the-art infrastructure and boosts them towards perfection and excellence. The school is equipped with well-qualified teachers, laboratories, a well-stocked library, computers with LAN system and professional trainers for Music, Dance, Karate, Yoga and Art and Craft.
In the year 2005, the school secured 100% first division in the Madhyamik Pariksha and since then it has continued to garner laurels in the Board Examinations. In the year 2013, both Upamanyu Goswami and Pratyusha Bag secured the 9th rank in the State in the Higher Secondary Examination and Madhyamik Parksha respectively.All the Higher Secondary science students come out with flying colours and successfully crack the All India Joint Entrance Medical & Engineering examinations. In 2019, Aritra Marik secured 15th Rank(OBC-B) and 353rd rank(General) in WBJEE. This school has been producing Doctors,Engineers and Chartered Accountants in large numbers in the district of Hooghly.
Aditya Birla Vani Bharati received first recognition as a 4-class Junior High School w.e.f. 1st January, 1963. It also received recognition for 11 class (Higher Secondary) on 1st January, 1964 and from West Bengal Board of Secondary Education for Madhyamik (class 10) on 30th July, 1979. On 21st May 2004, it received the recognition from West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education for Higher Secondary (Classes 11 & 12). The school started running in one shift in the year 2006, 48 years after its inception. It is a matter of pride that this is the first school among the Aditya Birla Group of Public Schools (ABPS) to gain ISO 9001: 2000 Certification in the year 2003. Besides, the Principal of the school received the Chairman’s award as an exceptional contributor in the Aditya Birla Group for the year 2007 at Bangkok, Thailand. Aditya Birla Vani Bharati was honoured with ‘The Telegraph School Awards for Excellence’ for the Best Maintained School. This school has an excellent academic track record and is counted among the top rated schools in West Bengal and a brand name in the world of education.
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