Visit of St. Stephen’s School in Bowbazar
The Consul General Damien Syed visited St. Stephen’s School on 11 April 2017.
Mr. Syed was welcomed by the Honorary Secretary of the school, Mr. Imran Zaki, and the Head Mistress, Mrs. Ananya Datta, before a cultural performance and an interactive session with the students about France and India.
Located in Bowbazar in central Kolkata, St. Stephen’s School is a non-profit, English medium and co-educational school intended for education of children from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.
The school has classes from nursery to class X following the curriculum of West Bengal Board. It has presently about 700 pupils, 36 teaching and 7 non-teaching staffs.
The school aims to empower the children and to give them a global outlook through different activities, like computer training but also exchanges with foreign representatives.