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About School - Ryan International School, Dugri

Ryan International School (RIS), Dugri, Ludhiana is a CBSE Affiliated Montessori-XIIth Std Co-Ed Educational Institution established in 2011. The school endeavors to provide an enriching educational experience driven by core ethical values to prepare the future leaders of tomorrow. It is known to be among the best CBSE primary schools in Dugri.

The KASSM Approach is interwoven in the fabric of the school that ensures knowledge expansion, skill development, confidence building, healthy life attitudes and well-rounded socialization, pushing students beyond their comfort zones to become the best versions of themselves.

Ryan International School, Dugri, Ludhiana offers state-of-the-art facilities mutually benefitting students, teachers and parents on all fronts. Some of these include:
- Spacious Classrooms with AC & Cubbies
- White Board
- Computer Room
- Well Equipped Scientific Laboratories
- Auditorium
- Basketball Ground
- Football Ground
- AV Room
- Expansive Library
- Prayer Room
- Large Playing Grounds and more

On the academic side, the school follows a compact class system – 30 students in each class combined with activity based teaching by trained experts and individual attention conferred upon all for the best learning experience.

On the extra-curricular side, students are encouraged to pursue the fine subjects of art, drama, music, dance, sports etc. through specialized clubs designed for polishing their skills and exploring their creative side.

The school believes in providing worldly exposure to its students by motivating them to participate in national and international events held by Ryan Group such as INMUM, Theater Festival & International Trips.

The school is helmed by Principal Mrs. Shilpi Gurtu, who has 11+ years of experience in education.

“When you educate one person you can change a life, when you educate many, you can change the world.”

About Principal

Mrs. Monica Parmar - Ryan International School, Dugri

Mrs. Shilpi Gurtu

Mrs. Shilpi Gurtu is the Principal of Ryan International School, Dugri with a prolific background in English and Social Science. With 11+ years of experience in the education industry, Mrs. Parmar traversed the long journey of becoming a stellar principal from a humble educator.

To those who see with loving eyes, life is beautiful

To those who speak with tender voices, life is peaceful

To those who help with gentle hands, life is full

And to those who care with compassionate hearts, life is good beyond all measure!

Ryan International School, Dugri aims to create a supportive environment where gifted and talented students are encouraged to explore their potential and achieve their personal best in all aspects of school life. Students will be challenged and engaged through authentic learning opportunities that inspire them to develop creativity, confidence and resilience to become independent and ethical life-long learners.

We offer a broad curriculum and a range of opportunities for all our students to achieve excellence in academic, creative, social, cultural, sporting and community endeavours. We value collaborative learning, positive relationships and building capacity amongst our students to effectively allow them to engage in the world of the future, where problem solving, evaluating, working in teams, communicating, creating and innovating are not only valued concepts, but expected skills, attributes and capabilities. We support the individual wellbeing of our students and provide a school environment that allows every student to thrive as they work towards achieving their personal best performance. We set high expectations for them and work hard to safeguard positive emotions across our school community. We are partners in learning with our students and seek to deepen their knowledge, provide enriching and innovative learning experiences, while also gently urging them out of their comfort zone to attempt new challenges.  

We value relationships and connections with the community. We encourage our students to develop respectful relationships with their peers, teachers and the broader community. We instill in our students a keen social conscience and the capacity to make ethical decisions.

Our students graduate with the skills, mind sets and qualities that will best equip them for success in the world of the future. Ryanites are intelligent, resilient, creative, imaginative, disciplined, dedicated to life-long learning, respectful and ethical. They are the future leaders and role models of society.

Why parents should choose Ryan International

  • 01

    India’s undisputed leader in K-12 Education
    Over 140 schools in India. Ryan group offers a unique academic curriculum with the objective of developing life-long learners through programmes mapped to Ryan’s unique 12-point vision. Collaborative agreement with International universities aimed at providing the students of Ryan Group a global platform to explore opportunities for higher education

  • 02

    Academics: the #1 priority
    Ryan Academics blends consistency and variety in teaching methods by combining established learning theories with innovative practices. Over 35 unique and age appropriate programs that build 21 century skills in learners, through well-balanced blended learning activities in scholastic and co-scholastic areas. Learning environment focusses on strengthening Knowledge, Attitude, Skill, Social and Moral Values.

  • 03

    Age specific development experiences
    Our students participate in unique development experiences such as Indian Model United Nations, World Scholar’s Cup, International Children’s Festival of Performing Arts and Teen Camps. Ryan TV expands students’ interests in media, both in front of and behind the camera.

  • 04

    Modern teaching aids and inspiring educators
    Our Learning Management System ensures our students are taught using the latest in online technology. In-class videos add to the impact, as we encourage students to take charge of their own learning.

  • 05

    Inter-Ryan Transfers
    A student who is currently in a Ryan school gets admission on a priority basis in any of the 40+ cities in India where we have a school.

  • 06

    Our unique Learning Management System
    Our breakthrough online Ryan Learning Management System beautifully bridged the learning gap during pandemic-created lockdown. As students return to school post-lockdown, we return to what we do so well - our award winning teaching in schools.

  • 07

    Grooming Champions
    At Ryan, we go beyond integrating physical education into the curriculum: we encourage our students to participate in a variety of sports for the development of strong, healthy and supple bodies and minds. Ryanites have represented state and country in multiple sports.

  • 08

    Social Responsibility and Nurturing Changemakers
    At Ryan, we teach our students to understand and empathize with social issues. They undertake projects based on Compassion, Environment, Health Care, Economic Empowerment and Local Leadership Development at each of our schools.

  • 09

    School without borders
    We invite Expert Speakers and Teachers from around the world to visit our schools and conduct special sessions for our students. Education trips, such as to NASA and Thames Valley School enhance the exposure.

  • 10

    Over 1000 Awards
    We have won over 1000 Awards in India and abroad for excellence in education and social service.


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