Baranagore Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama High School

Senior secondary boys' school in West Bengal, India

Baranagore Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama High School (BRKMAHS, informly Baranagar Ramakrishna Mission or Baranagar RKM, About this soundpronunciation ) is a boys-only higher secondary private school in Baranagar, West Bengal, India. The school was founded by Yogindranath Tagore, a student of Swami Brahmananda in 1912.[2][5][6]

Baranagore Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama High School
Clockwise from top left: Main entrance of school; main academic building of secondary section; statue of Sister Nivedita; statue of Swami Vivekananda
Atmano mokshartham jagat hitaya cha
For one’s own salvation and for the welfare of the world
37, Gopal Lal Tagore Road, Baranagar
Kolkata, West Bengal, 700036, India
Coordinates 22°38′04.20″N 88°22′13.57″E / 22.6345000°N 88.3704361°E / 22.6345000; 88.3704361Coordinates: 22°38′04.20″N 88°22′13.57″E / 22.6345000°N 88.3704361°E / 22.6345000; 88.3704361
Type Private (Higher secondary)
Religious affiliation(s) Hinduism
Established 20 April 1912; 108 years ago (1912-04-20)
Founder Yogindranath Tagore
Status Active
Sister school Ramakrishna Mission Centenary Primary School, Baranagore
(estd. 1897)[1]
School board
School district North 24 Parganas
Authority Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Baranagore
Session January–December (V – X)
June–May (XI – XII)
Director Swami Shibapradananda (Secretary)
Headmaster Swami Dharmapriyananda
Headteacher Swami Shashishekharananda (Assistant headteacher)
Grades V–XII
Gender Male
Enrolment 1100[2]
Medium of language Bengali, English
Language Bengali, English
Schedule type Day
Schedule Monday - Friday:
10:40 am – 3:50pm (V – VI)

10:40 am - 4:30pm[3] (VII – X)
10:40am – 1:55pm

Hours in school day Monday - Friday:
5-6 hrs
3-4 hrs
Campus size 3 acres (121,359 m²)
Campus type Urban
Houses Sarada Bhawan
Nivedita Bhawan[4]
Colour(s) White and Grey         (V - X)
Blue and Grey         (XI - XII)
Song Om Sahana Bhabatu
Jana Gana Mana
Sports Cricket, Football
Nickname BRKMAHS
Yearbook Rashmi

The school houses roughly 1100 pupils aged 10 to 16 for secondary section classes V–X.[2] BRKMAHS pupils take the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) in tenth grade[7] and are thereafter offered West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) for the final two years.[4] The school began offering the twelfth grade higher secondary curriculum in 2018, before which all pupils had to sit the secondary examination for tenth grade.

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  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Baranagar, Kolkata". Retrieved 13 June 2018.
  3. "Boy battles brain tumour to best exam". The Telegraph. 21 June 2016. Retrieved 1 December 2019.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Inauguration Of Nivedita Bhavan, Baranagar RKM". Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  5. "Ramakrishna Mission and Ramakrishna Math Branch Centres".
  6. "Ramakrishna Math and Mission Branches In India".
  7. "Affiliated Schools of West Bengal Board of secondary Education". Cite has empty unknown parameter: |1= (help)
  8. "On Gomolo". Archived from the original on 18 April 2016. Retrieved 6 October 2018.
  9. "Jeet Ganguly Biography". Retrieved 21 May 2017.
  10. "Shiboprosad Mukherjee Biography". Retrieved 3 April 2016.
  11. "Tathagata Mukherjee Biography".

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