Secondary School

The Secondary School

Grades IX & X

During these years, each student’s intellectual, aesthetic, physical and cultural growth is strengthened and extended to a foundation course that enables them to excel in the CBSE board examination. A smooth transition from childhood to adolescence progressively adds value to their primary education.

NOTE: The All India Secondary Examination, conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, is held at the end of Grade X.

Subjects offered in CBSE

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science and Technology
  • Social Science
  • Optional languages include Hindi, Malayalam and French
  • Arabic is a compulsory subject in Grades IX and X. A school based internal examination for Arabic is conducted in both the years. Islamic Studies examination is conducted for Muslim students in both the years.
  • Work Experience, Art Education and Physical Education classes as per CBSE requirements are also woven into the curriculum.

Senior Secondary

Grades XI and XII

GEMS United Indian School affiliated to CBSE, currently offers the following options of subjects for Grades 11 and 12.


Group 1- Mandatory Subjects: English, Physics, Chemistry

Group 2- Any 2 subjects from: Biology, Mathematics, Psychology, Computer Science, Fine Arts, Marketing, Physical Education


Group 1- Mandatory Subjects: English, Business Studies

Group 2- Any 3 subjects from: Mathematics, Psychology, Economics, Computer Science, Physical Education, Fine Arts, Accountancy, Sociology, Marketing.

Following options subject to a minimum of 15 registration


Group 1- Mandatory Subject: English, Sociology

Group 2- Any 3 subjects from: Economics, Fine Arts, Physical Education, Computer Science, Marketing, Psychology, Business Studies

Senior Supervisor (Girls)

Sunitha Pavithran Nambiar
Mrs. Sunitha Nambiar, an engineering graduate joined the GEMS group in the year 1995 as a secondary school maths teacher. Her passion towards teaching and taking up challenges wrapped with her commitment, dedication, hard work and perseverance has made her successful in moving to the leadership role as a senior supervisor from 2005...

Senior Supervisor (Boys)

Kunjumoan Joseph
K. Joseph secured his Masters in Mathematics and Bachelor of Education majoring in Mathematics with distinction. He has 27 years of experience in Education including 5 years as Vice Principal in Jesuit schools in India and 17 years of service at GEMS United Indian School...

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