Frequently Asked Questions
Q.1 What is the admission criteria/Policy at BTSC?
Admissions are granted strictly on merit based evaluation of the student’s academic performance. Entry test, interview, School leaving certificate and report card from the last Institution attended or Board result are key contributing factors to your child’s admission. For Preschool admission, assessment is based on observation of cognitive ability. Check our step by step guide; http://www.bahriatownschool.edu.pk/registrationandadmission.aspx.
Q.2 Where can I get the Registration Form?
You can submit your request on ONLINE REGISTRATION INQUIRY or you can get registration forms from the Admission Office at any of the School Campuses, between Monday to Saturday. Timing: 10am – 1:00 pm
Q.3 Do I need to bring any documents for the Registration?
Yes, kindly click the link for more detail http://www.bahriatownschool.edu.pk/Registration-requirement.aspx
Q.4 Where can I get the prospectus?
Prospectus is available at Admission Offices, at all School Campuses
Q.5 Can I visit the school before applying?
Yes, you can visit the school after School hours between 2:00-pm to 4:00 pm. Please send an email to email@example.com with the date you want to visit and report to the Reception on arrival
Q.6 Where can we get the School uniform and books?
You can buy School uniform and books from school cafeteria, at Sector B, C & O Campuses. Note books will be provided by the school coordinator.
Q.7 Do you have Coed or segregated Campuses for Girls and Boys?
We offer segregated education from Class 4 onwards. Our Boys and Girls schools &Colleges are housed in different campuses. Kindly check the link for more detail about the campuses. http://www.bahriatownschool.edu.pk/campuses
Q.8 Can we pay the school fee in cash to Accounts Office in school?
No you cannot pay the fee by cash to Accounts Office. Fee challan (Registration, Admission, Tuition, etc.) has to be paid in the School Account at designated Banks (NIB, Askari & Sindh).
Q.9 Is there any discounts available for Bahria Residents?
Yes, Bahria Residents enjoy discount on tuition Fee.
Q.10 Is there any Sibling discount available?
Currently we are not offering any sibling discount.
Q. 11 For those who cannot afford to pay the fee, is there a waiver?
Q.12 Which syllabus are you following in BTSC?
The Oxford syllabus is followed till class 8th. We follow Cambridge International Exam (CIE) for O Levels and BISE for Matriculation and Intermediate
Q.13 What Co-curricular opportunities are available to students in BTSC?
Our Co-curricular activities includes a variety of Sports & Athletics, Music, Drama, Debates, Community Services, opportunity to participate in Inter House and Interschool
Q.14 Do you have a Semester or a Term based system?
We have a term based system with predefined course length. Students are promoted based on cumulative results of tests and exams held throughout the year.
Q.15 Do you have Parent Teachers Meetings?
Yes, we do have PTMs (Parent Teachers Meetings) on a regular and scheduled basis. We have a dedicated team of Coordinators for each grade to communicate with the parents to deal with any issue pertaining to their child.
Q.16 Do you provide pick & drop service to students?
Yes, we do provide pick & drop service to Bahria Residents at nominal charges, on a first come first served basis.
Q.17 Do you have IT facilities at School?
Yes, we have fully equipped IT Labs with internationally accredited FourthR software for computer training, at all levels. In addition, Promethean Interactive Smart boards are being used, at all levels, for teaching.
Q.18 Do you provide the opportunities to students to perform science practicals in laboratory?
Yes, we have separate labs for Biology, Chemistry & Physics where the students perform practicals individually, under the supervision of their teachers and trained lab attendants. We also have a well equipped Food & Nutrition Lab for girls in Sector B School.
Q.19 Are your teachers trained enough to guide the students for Cambridge exams?
All Junior, Middle + Senior School/ College teachers hold a Masters Degree in their respective disciplines. In service special training sessions are held on a regular basis. Teachers are sent to workshops organized by British Council & other organizations, so that they can keep themselves updated.
Q.20 Do you have any plan of starting A Level or Graduate programs? (not needed as we have started)
Hopefully, in the coming years
Q.21 Can I get in touch with the Principal/Vice Principal?
Yes, you can after seeking an appointment from front desk or School Secretary.
Q.22 What safety/Security measures are in place at BTSC?
We have a team of trained security guards at all Campuses. CCTV cameras are installed and all key areas are monitored. Fire drills are held on a regular basis and fire extinguishers are installed in every campus.
Q.23 How do you deal with any medical Emergency Pertaining to any child during School timings.
For minor ailments First aid care is given at School and parents are informed right away. For injury or any other serious emergency, the child is sent to the Bahria Hospital along with the School Staff and parents are informed on an immediate basis.
Q. 24 Is there any system by which a parent is informed if the student is absent from School?
Immediately after assembly, the class teacher takes the roll call and a sms is generated to the parents of children who are absent. The sms is sent to the cell phone number provided by the parents in their contact information.