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Don Bosco International Society

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The Don Bosco Society is an international organization dedicated to the service of children and youth, especially through the field of education. Founded in 1859 by Don Bosco, an Italian saint-educator, the Don Bosco Society is now present in 132 countries across the world. In 1906 the Don Bosco Society started working in India. The first Don Bosco School was set up in Mumbai in 1928.

Don Bosco’s Educational System

Don Bosco’s philosophy and method of education are acclaimed the world over as one of the most brilliant systems of education. This system emphasizes that educators should accompany their students as a friend and guide. It is a student centred, friendly and holistic approach to education. It creates a climate that ‘draws forth’ (educere) the best in the student, that encourages the student’s complete and fullest self-expression, that assists children in acquiring convictions and attitudes that will lead them to opt in favour of what is good, right, joyful and life-enhancing.

Cambridge International Examinations

Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) is the world’s largest provider of international education programmes and qualifications for 5 to 16 year olds, including Cambridge IGCSE and Cambridge International AS & A Levels. Cambridge qualifications are available in over 150 countries and are recognized worldwide.They also strive to ensure that Cambridge qualifications are accepted and recognized by universities and education providers across the globe.

Don Bosco International School

The Don Bosco International School was launched in June 2014 at Matunga and it brings together the very best in the Don Bosco and Cambridge systems of education. It provides a unique learning experience that helps children grow into outstanding global citizens.