Exams & Promotions
Running, Playing or shouting inside the classroom is not permitted at all.
Any kind of damage to property, whether of the school or its inmates must be made good, at all times. No excuses will be entertained.
English, which is the medium of instruction in the school, would normally be used at all times in the school premises.
The school will not be responsible for the loss of books, copies, money, and clothes or similar. Students must be careful to look after their own things.
-The Principal/ Teacher has the authority to punish the students when necessary.
-If the child is weak in his/ her studies, the teacher will take extra time and help them in their work.
-The students are to wear the school uniform. A student who is not dressed in proper school uniform will not be permitted to sit in the class.
Pupils are encouraged to participate in extra -curricular activities in the belief that this is an essential aspect of their overall education, and complimentary to their academic development, both of these components being essential in preparing our pupils for life. Douglas is committed to an education that extends beyond the confines of the classroom. Exemption from games can only be granted on production of a Medical Certificate. It is in the interest of every student that he should identify himself with some school extracurricular activity. We continue to maintain a sporting/cultural balance by offering many activities outside the realm of sport. Debates, speech contests, School and House plays all give the pupils a chance to perform in front of, or to an audience.
Parent's Teacher Meeting (PTM)
- Academic Parent’s Teacher Meeting are held for every Grade twice in a year at which parents have the opportunity of meeting their ward teachers individually and discussing their ward’s progress.
- In the event of a problem arising, parents should, in the first instance, make contact with the Class Teacher responsible for their ward.Should the matter not be resolved or if it is of a particularly serious or sensitive nature, kindly arrange an appointment through their respective teacher with the Principal.
Parents are encouraged to play an active role in the education of their wards. It is a dual responsibility shared with the school.
The Mother’s Group has both a social and service function. A social programme of talks and demonstrations is arranged and mothers are encouraged to attend.
The Mothers also serve on the following subcommittees, each with its own convener.
- Substitution Teachers