About The School
Established in 2003 the Institution is part of a large education organization operating under the name of Babra Institutes of Education Ltd which has its head office in Nairobi, Kenya. The Founder Mr. G.S. Babra had a desire to set up an institution of learning in India. His commitment was to set up a secure, safe and yet modern institution to empower the girl child, and thus the birth of Shigally Hill International Academy which gets its name from the Shigilly Hills where the school is situated. His aim was to create an institution which would take the best of both the western and Indian cultures to imbibe in the SIA girls a formidable strength of character, and to empower them to take their place in a changing world not as second class citizens, but as leaders and full participants.
Mrs. Kamaljeet Kaur Jolly daughter of Mr.Swaran Singh Dalmi. Schooling and collage done from Bangalore. Academic qualification MA English, BEd. Has been in the Education field since 1980 has the experience of teaching of 38 years.Has been the Principal of Shigally Hill International Academy since 2012, joined the Academy in the year 2003 as the Head Mistress, became Vice Principal in 2008. Has the vision to see Shigally reach 'Greater Heights' . Academic results in the Board Classes ICSE and ISC have excelled and this has been the main concern of the Principal. Extra Curricular Activities are given equal importance and every student in the school gets to do seven Activities, in the Games field Shigally has excelled in Basket Ball and has won many Tournaments. The Principal's main aim is to see every student happy in the Academy.
Fee Structure - Indian Nationals
Fee Structure - International Students
Building and Infrastructure
Established in 2003 the Institution is part of a large Education Organization. The founder Mr.G.S Babra had a desire to setup an Institution of learning in India. His commitment was to setup a secure, safe and yet modern Institution to empower the girl child and thus the birth of Shigally Hill International Academy. The school makes a concerted effort to build a strong relationship with parents. They are partners in educating their daughter away SIA, they have done so knowing that they are constantly in touch and well informed on the development and growth of their daughters.
Boarding / Residential Facilities
On the basis of the Entrance Exam.
Other Key Information
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
The School ensures that the students at all levels study diligently and maintain absolute consistency throughout the Academic Year. Ever since, Shigally has been following a strategized system that helps teachers to evaluate the range of learner abilities in their respective subjects, which further enables teachers to identify which student needs assistance and accordingly plan remedial and enrichment activities. As a regular practice, knowledge based BCB (Basic Concept Building) classes are conducted to accelerate the learning process. Periodical Unit Tests are held which is a complied form of knowledge of what they have learnt and practiced during the comprehensive period of time. Simultaneously, weekly ‘Trials’ continue for the present Board Students for them to learn the skills of Time Management in answering a complete set of Examination Question Paper. Professional coaching classes are also held in comparatively difficult subjects like Mathematics and Science. Primarily, the aforementioned practices are adopted to attain Academic Excellence and identify a student’s achievement and progress throughout the year.
There is no Co-Curricular activity which does not take place at Shigally. In fact, in the past the school has been ranked at no 1 for its promoting diverse Co-Curricular activities among the students. To mention a few, amongst the literary pursuits, the girls take a keen interest in Debating, Elocution, Summits, Forums, English Quiz, G.K.Quiz and much more. Among other creative and refined activities, the school promotes Indian Classical music and singing, Western Music, Performing art, Painting and Digital Filming.
At Shigally tremendous emphasis is paid on Games and Sports. It is absolutely compulsory for the entire student body to actively take part in all the Games and Sports related activities. On regular basis, the girls are encouraged to participate in Basketball, Throw ball, Badminton, Karate, Table-tennis and among the seasonal Sport, Swimming. By all standards, Basketball continues to be the most popular sport in the school. Our school team has emerged as champions in various tournaments held in the District and so far, six of the players have represented Uttarakhand State at the National Level.
Academic Performance | Grade X | ICSE
Academic Performance | Grade XII | ISC
- Dehradun Airport
- Distance : 41 Km.
Nearest Railway Station
- Railway Station Dehradun
- Distance : 14 Km.