Barasat Mahatma Gandhi Memorial High School is counted among the most prestigious higher secondary(10+2) schools in West Bengal. With the efforts of some educationists and social activists in post-independence India, the school was set up barely 27 days after the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi, and as such, the initiators had no hesitation in naming the school after the Mahatma. principal In fact, deliberation in that direction had started at the fag end of August 1947 when the Mahatma attended a prayer meeting at Barasat.
Guided quite well for seven decades by efficient Managing Committees and dedicated teachers, the school has been producing remarkable results all through these years. There has been near hundred percent success rates in both the Secondary and Higher Secondary Examinatios. More often than not, students have broken into the first 10 or 20 in State rankings. Besides, every year scores of students from this school have cleared the Joint Entrance and other competitive exams. It is a result of our constant end eavour to achieve excellence.
Students of this school are spread across the globe, working in posts of responsibility and reputation. Not to mention those who are well-established in entre preneurships. Our students have excelled not only in studies, but also in cultural activities, social works and in the fields of games and sports. Many of the alumni have refused to let their days at the school into oblivion even long after they left school. Some of them have made it a habit to keep in touch with the school authority and to extend helping hands in every possible way.
Updated on: [January 21, 2019]