Good Shepherd International School
Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
About GSIS

We at GSIS, follow a rigorous academic programme combined with a plethora of co-curricular and extra curricular activities thereby ensuring that the students passing out from our school have an edge over the others to face the challenges in the world and prove to be worthwhile global citizens.

The School's Mission Statement states, "Good Shepherd International School endeavours t...

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Inter School Athletic Festival

Inter School Athletic Festival

The Annual Inter School Athletic Festival was held on 19 August, 2017.

Installation of Office Bearers

Installation of Office Bearers

The installation ceremony of the office beares of Interact Club of Good Shepherd International School and Rotaract club of Good Shepherd Finishing School office bearers was held on 18 August, 2017 ...

Orientation Programme - Fernhill Campus

Orientation Programme - Fernhill Campus

Orientation Programme for new students was held at the Fernhill campus on July 28, 2107

Orientation Programme - Palada Campus

Orientation Programme - Palada Campus

Orientation Programme for new students was held at the Palada campus on July 28, 2107

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Good Shepherd International School prepares students for successful adulthood in the 21st century by providing holistic education. The School has been declared the best international residential school in India.


  • Cambridge Primary
  • Cambridge Secondary 1
  • Cambridge IGCSE
  • ICSE
  • ISC
  • IB Diploma
Cambridge Primary

The Cambridge Primary gives schools a framework to develop English, Mathematics, Science skills, knowledge and understanding in young children. Cambridge Primary aids in the identification of a student’s strengths and weaknesses and can be used to support learning and development. Cambridge Primary progresses students seamlessly into middle years curricula, such as Cambridge Secondary 1 and IGCSE. Cambridge Primary provides guidance for curriculum development and classroom teaching and learn...

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Cambridge Secondary 1

The Cambridge Secondary 1 offered by University of Cambridge International Examinations, develops learners’ skills and understanding in Mathematics, English and Science for secondary education, and provides excellent preparation for Cambridge Secondary 2 – Cambridge IGCSE, typically for students who are approximately 11-14 years old (Class VII & VIII IGCSE Stream). Cambridge Secondary 1, offers a flexible curriculum with integrated assessments. It builds on the foundations of Cambridge Prim...

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Cambridge IGCSE

The Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) is designed as a two-year curriculum programme leading to a Certificate which is internationally recognized as equivalent in standard to the British GCSE and International GCE ‘O’ LEVEL Examinations. Cambridge IGCSE provides a foundation for high level courses such as the North American Advanced Placement Test (APT), International Baccalaureate (IB), GCE ‘A’ levels and the Advanced International Certificate of...

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This Examination is administered by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi. The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education has been designed as a Course of General Education and all candidates are required to for six subjects and SUPW (Socially Useful Productive Work). This Examination pre-supposes a school course of ten years duration.

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The Indian School Certificate examination is taken after a two year course of studies beyond the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (year X) Examination or its equivalent.

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IB Diploma

The International Baccalaureate, a non-profit educational foundation based in Geneva, Switzerland, offers Diploma Programme for students in the final two years of Secondary School. The educational philosophy of the organization is found in its mission statement. Through comprehensive and balanced curricula, coupled with challenging assessments, the International Baccalaureate organization aims to assist schools in their endeavours to develop the individual talents of young people and teach them ...

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From small steps to giant leaps; GSIS has made a mark in the field of Education.


  • Mr Regis Caudrillier

    "What an amazing welcome from Dr Thomas and the whole team of GSIS! Everything has been arranged to perfection and everyone has been so flexible. Thanking you for an amazing learning experience. Warm regards."

    -- Mr. Regis Caudrillier, Visiting Team Member, IB Diploma Programme Evaluation 03 March 2017

  • Ms Ruchira Ghosh

    “The experience of attending and speaking at the Investiture and Graduation Ceremony today is quite hard to express in words. The journey of Dr Thomas in bringing this remarkable school to its present milestone speaks volumes of his visionary ambition, unfettering spirit and the impeccable attention to detail. Thank you Dr Thomas and Mrs Thomas for welcoming me warmly to the GSIS family and I wish the school further heights and more accolades!"

    -- Ms. Ruchira Ghosh, Regional Director for South Asia, Cambridge International Examinations

  • Mr Nandan Khale

    "It was great to be here for the last 3 days representing IB for the evaluation visit. A great school with an amazing leader and genuine persons. A case study indeed. Cheers, way to go!"

    -- Mr. Nandan Khale, Visiting Team leader, IB Diploma Programme Evaluation 03 March 2017

  • Sir William Mark Tully

    “It has been a great privilege to be asked to speak to the students of this remarkable school.”

    -- Sir William Mark Tully, Former Bureau Chief of BBC

  • Mr Satnam Jit Singh

    “Sheer delight and privilege to visit an educational institute of such high standard. Can be easily rated as the best in the country and one of the best globally. Thank you, Dr Thomas for this opportunity.” 

    -- Mr. Satnam Jit Singh, IFS (Retd)


  • Mr Madhusudan Ganapathi

    “A very enlightening visit to one of the finest institutions. I have seen many but there is none other than GSIS. The facilities, the faculty and the atmosphere provide an excellent opportunity to provide the best of knowledge and beyond. And the GSMUN is an excellent idea, conducted professionally and proficiently.
    Thank you for inviting us. Thank you Dr P C Thomas and Mrs Elsamma Thomas. Congratulations. All the very best and God bless!”

    -- Mr. Madhusudan Ganapathi, IFS (Retd)