Mission and Vision
The motto of Maheshwari Girls' School is to train the children to face the future with confidence.
The School encourages its students to learn, fulfill their wishes and achieve their dreams.
To impart comprehensive education based on the rich Indian heritage so that our students grow up to be disciplined , good and loyal citizens of India, with an awakening of love and awareness of moral duty towards their motherland.
To prepare dynamic and caring citizens who will meet the challenges of a global society while retaining their traditional value inculcating highest standard of Moral and Social values.
Maheshwari Girl's School
A Unit of The Maheshwari Sabha Trust
Maheshwari Girl's School is under the management of the Maheshwari Sabha Trust, Kolkata.
The trust was created at the instance of the renowned industrialist & great philanthropist Late G.D.Birla and Sri Ranganath Bangur on the occasion of the Diamond Jubilee celebration of the Maheshwari Sabha, Kolkata.
The Journey - Maheshwari Girls' School ( MGS)
Maheshwari Girls' School started on 26th January, 1986 and is under The Maheshwari Sabha Trust, Kolkata.
The school aims to impart multidimensional education catering to the intellectual, social as well as moral development of the students.
It endeavours to expand the students' growth horizon by facilitating and encouraging extra curricular abilities.
On the occasion of the opening day of the Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of the Maheshwari Sabha on 12th April,1974, Shri Ghanshyamdasji Birla exhorted the Maheshwari Community to take in hand a project to expand educational facilities.
The move was strongly supported by Shri Rangnathji Bangur, Shri Pannalalji Daga and others present on the occasion.
In pursuance of this call, "THE MAHESHWARI SABHA TRUST" was formed on 21st Day of June 1974 with an object to provide educational and other social services to the society.
The settlers were Shri Ghanshyamdasji Birla and Shri Rangnathji Bangur and the first Trustees of the Trust were:
- Shri Lakshmi Niwas Birla
- Shri Rang Nath Bangur
- Shri Girdhar Das Kothari
- Shri Basant Kumar Birla
- Shri Madho Das Mundhra
- Shri Ghanshyam Das Binani
- Shri Panna Lal Daga
Maheshwari Girls School was established in the year 1986 in Kolkata, India by the Maheshwari Sabha Trust under the inspiration of Late Ghanshyam Dasji Birla, Late Rang Nathji Bangur and Shri Pannalalji Daga
The School started on 26th January 1986 with Primary Section having classes from I to IV. The journey started in 1986 has reached to a stage where the School has classes from Nursery to Class XII acquiring ICSE affiliation in 1992 followed by upgradation to Class XII with Humanities and Commerce Stream in 1993 and Science Stream in 2001.
The School is a Maheshwari Institution but admits and houses students from all religious denominations, caste and creed. In fact non- Maheshwari students make up a large segment of the school making it a cosmopolitan.
Maheshwari Girls School as it stands today is affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations that conducts ICSE and ISC examinations for class 10 and 12 respectively.
The academic session of the school is from April to March. Saturday and Sunday are normal weekly holidays.