Entrance Examination Portion for English and Mathematics 

Admission to KG-2

  1. Letter formation (Lowercase)
  2. Letter recognition (Upper and lowercase)
  3. Phonics
  4. Basic shapes and colours identification

Shapes : Circle, Square, Rectangle, Triangle and Oval

Colours : Red, Blue, Green, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Purple, Brown, Black and White

  1. Number Recognition (1-50)
  2. Number Formation (1-30)
  3. Basic concepts like counting , circling and matching

Arabic : Letter formation and recognition


Admission to Grade 1

English

A child must be able to

  1. Identify, read and write letters A to Z and a-z.
  2. Read and write 3 and 4 letter words.
  3. Use capital letters and full stop.
  4. read the words by phonic sounds

Mathematics

  1.      Number sequencing  1-50
  2.      Missing numbers  1-50
  3.      Number before 1-50
  4.       Number after 1-50
  5.       Count and write 1-20
  6.       Concept of size: longest / shortest
  7.       Concept of size: thicker / thinner
  8.       Concept of size: bigger / smaller
  9.       Addition of single digit numbers 0 to 10 (without regrouping )
  10.       Subtraction of single digit numbers 0 to 10 (without regrouping)
  11.       Rote counting upto 100

Admission to Grade 2

English

A child must be able to :

  1. Read and answer questions or complete sentences as per the context
  2. Use ‘is’, ‘are’ and ‘am’ in sentences
  3. Use capital letter and fullstop
  4. Use prepositions
  5. Picture composition – one sentence
  6. Write a few sentences on an unseen topic
  7. Reading comprehension – Answer the questions as per the context

Mathematics

  1. Fill in the missing numbers (1-100)
  2. Number sequencing (1-100)
  3. Numbers before/after/between
  4. Number names 1- 20
  5. Time : o’clock and half past
  6. Addition and Subtraction

Admission to Grade 3

English

A child must be able to :

  1. Read independently with phonics.
  2. Read and extract information.
  3. Use Capital Letters, Fullstops, commas and Question marks and apostrophe
  4. Use – is, am, are, was, were, has and have
  5. Change singular into plural nouns
  6. Write independently.
  7. Make sentences

 Mathematics

  1. Numbers up to 999
  2. Comparison
  3. Ascending and Descending Order
  4. Missing Numbers
  5. Addition (simple and re-grouping)
  6. Subtraction (simple and re-grouping)
  7. Multiplication (simple)
  8. Tables 0-5
  9. Basic shapes
  10. Time: o’clock and half past concept

Admission to Grade 4

English

The child should be able to:

  1. Read and extract information from comprehension passage.
  2. Identify, find and use adjectives, nouns and verbs
  3. Use punctuation: Capital letters, Commas, full stops and question marks.
  4. Write 5 to 7 sentences on a topic.

Mathematics

  1. Odd and even numbers.
  2. The four operations (Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and division)
  3. Time
  4. Patterns
  5. Handing data and bar charts
  6. Fractions
  7. Word problems

Admission to Grade 5

English

  1. Entrance Exam Paper will cover the following areas:
  2. Sentence structure
  3. Parts of speech
  4. Tenses
  5. Use of Punctuation Marks and Capital Letters
  6. Descriptive and narrative writing
  7. Reading Comprehension

Mathematics

  1. Numbers
  2. The four operations ( Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and division )
  3. Time
  4. Handling data and bar charts
  5. Fractions ( Addition, Subtraction and Multiplication)
  6. Decimals
  7. Angles of a triangle
  8. Word problems

Admission to Grade 6

English

  1. Entrance Exam Paper will cover the following areas:
  2. Sentence structure,
  3. Clauses
  4. Parts of speech
  5. Tenses
  6. Passive Voice
  7. Use of Punctuation Marks and Capital Letters
  8. Descriptive and narrative writing,
  9. Reading Comprehension

Mathematics

  1. Numbers
  2. The four operations (Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division)
  3. Time
  4. Handling data and charts
  5. Fractions ( Addition, Subtraction and multiplication)
  6. Decimals
  7. 2-D and 3-D shapes
  8. Volume of a cube, cuboids and litres
  9. Types of triangles
  10. Word problems

Admission to Grade 7

English

  1. Entrance Exam Paper will cover the following areas:
  2. Sentence structure
  3. Clauses
  4. Narration
  5. Parts of speech
  6. Tenses
  7. Passive Voice
  8. Use of Punctuation Marks and Capital Letters
  9. Descriptive and narrative writing,
  10. Reading Comprehension
  11. Contextual meanings

Mathematics

  1. The four operations (Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division)
  1. Time
  2. Handling data and charts
  3. Fractions ( Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division)
  4. Decimals
  5. Percentages
  6. Area and perimeter of 2-D, 3-D shapes and types of angles
  7. Volume of a cube, cuboids and litres
  8. Types of triangles
  9. Changing from one measuring unit into another (m into cm,mm)
  10. Word problems.

Admission to Grade 8

English

  1. Entrance Exam Paper will cover the following areas:
  2. Sentence structure,
  3. Clauses
  4. Narration
  5. Parts of speech
  6. Tenses
  7. Passive Voice
  8. Use of Punctuation Marks and Capital Letters
  9. Descriptive, narrative writing, informal letter writing
  10. Reading Comprehension
  11. Contextual meanings

Mathematics

  1. The four operations  (Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and division )
  1. Time
  2. Handling data and charts
  3. Fractions (Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division)
  4. Decimals
  5. Percentages
  6. Ratio
  7. Indices
  8. Changing the subject of a formula
  9. Finding the value of an algebraic expression
  10. Area and perimeter of 2-D, 3-D shapes and types of angles
  11. Volume of a cube, cuboids and cylinders.
  12. Types of triangles
  13. Changing from one measuring unit into another (m into cm, mm)
  14. Word problems

Admission to Grade 9

English

  1. Entrance Exam Paper will cover the following areas:
  2. Grammar (Advance Level)
  3. Clauses
  4. Narration
  5. Parts of speech
  6. Tenses
  7. Conjunctions
  8. Rhetorical devices
  9. Passive Voice
  10. Use of Punctuation Marks and Capital Letters
  11. Descriptive, narrative writing, informal letter writing, formal letter writing
  12. Reading Comprehension ( skimming and Scanning)

 

 Mathematics 

Numbers

  1. Arithmetic(addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)
  2. Percentage / decimals
  3. Fraction( addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)
  4. Ratio and proportion

Algebra

  1. Equations and formulae
  2. Indices
  3. Algebraic product
  4. Changing the subject of a formula
  5. Finding the value of an algebraic expressions

Geometry/ measurements

  1. Area and perimeter of 2D and 3 D shapes
  2. Handling data and charts
  3. Straight line graph
  4. Volume of cube, cuboids and cylinder
  5. Types of triangles
  6. Angles in straight line / triangles
  7. Changing the measuring unit into another

Admission to Grade 10

English 

Skimming Skills
Scanning Skills
Form Filling
Summary Writing
Notes Making
Email Writing
Article Writing
Use of logical connectors
Use of rhetorical devices
Use of figures of speech

 

Mathematics

  1. Algebraic Products
  2. Algebraic Factors
  3. Indices
  4. Equations and Formulae
  5. Ratio and Proportion
  6. Mensuration
  7. Circles
  8. Trigonometry

Admission to Grade 11 and 12  

Mathematics

  1. Limits of Accuracy
  2. Ratio and Proportion
  3. Indices
  4. Equations
  5. Straight line graphs
  6. Functions
  7. Geometrical Relationships
  8. Trigonometry
  9. Circles