Jesus and Mary Academy has a demanding academic environment. Although the work is challenging, students enjoy opportunities to work closely with teachers. The academic year starts in April and ends in March. The year is divided into three terms of about 3 months each.
The School endeavours to provide a broad and liberal education. Every class has a General Knowledge/Current Events lesson.
Students are encouraged to cultivate the habit of reading and the 'Resource Centre' comprising a spacious and well-stocked library with a reference section, an audio-visual room equipped with multimedia facilities, and a computer laboratory provide ample opportunities for students to benefit from having access to Information Technology and to gain hands-on training in computer operations.
Teachers at JMA spend time working with students as individuals. Up to Class VIII you have the following compulsory subjects with no options.
English Language & Literature Hindi Language & Literature
Sanskrit Social Studies (History Civics & Geography)
Science (Physics, Chem & Bio) Computer Application
General Knowledge Moral Science
From Grade IX onwards you have the option either to join the commerce or the science stream. The following lists the subjects offered in each stream.
I.C.S.E. (Class IX & X) I.S.C.E (Class XI & XII) - Science I.S.C.E. (Class XI & XII) -Commerce
English Language & Literature English Language & Literature English Language & Literature
Hindi Language & Literature Hindi (optional) Hindi (Optional)
History & Civics Physics Commerce
Geography Chemistry Accounts
Physics Biology Economics
Chemistry Mathematic Mathematics
Biology Computer Application (optional) Arts / Computers (optional)
Mathematics SUPW SUPW