Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Jai Jagat! (Hail the World / Glory be to the World). City Montessori School (CMS) would like to thank all its website visitors for interacting with us via our Queries/Comments form, where you share your thoughts with us. We receive a steady stream of feedback in the form of queries/comments on a regular basis. We have analysed it and compiled responses that may help you.

As always, besides offline, CMS looks forward to a wonderful, progressive relationship with all its visitors online too!

FAQs - General

Answer 1 : CMS has 20 campuses spread in different areas of Lucknow city. In 2012, the total number of students in all campuses of CMS is 44,000.
Answer 2 : Pre-primary classes in CMS are: Montessori, Nursery and KG.
Answer 3 : Primary classes in CMS are: Classes I to 5
Answer 4 : Junior classes in CMS are: Classes 6 to 8
Answer 5 : Senior classes in CMS are: Classes 9 to 12
Answer 6 : CMS only follows the CISCE (Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations) pattern of school education. Class X students appear for ICSE (Indian Certificate of Secondary Examinations), while Class XII students appear for ISC (Indian School Certificate) examinations.
Answer 7 : CMS does not provide any hostel facility.
Answer 8 : To see the subject syllabus of all classes, please click here.

FAQs - Admissions

Answer 1 : Kindly contact any CMS campus personally or email or call campus directly to know about complete admission procedure and vacancy status. Please click here for contact details of all 20 CMS campuses in Lucknow.
Answer 2 : Kindly contact any CMS campus personally or email or call campus directly to know about fee structure. Please click here for contact details of all 20 CMS campuses in Lucknow.
Answer 3 : Kindly contact any Montessori to ICSE (Class X) or Montessori to ISC (Class XII) campus personally or email or call campus directly to know about complete procedure, vacancy status and fee structure. Please click here for contact details of all 20 CMS campuses in Lucknow.
Answer 4 : Kindly contact any CMS campus to get admission form. Kindly fill the form and then submit the form at the campus. Admission forms are not sent out by email or post, nor are they received by such means. However, admission form may be downloaded on this website, please click here. Printout of admission form may be taken out and filled, then submitted to the respective CMS campus by hand, with the required admission form cost and supporting documents and photographs.
Answer 5 : Kindly contact any CMS campus personally or email or call the desired campus directly to know about entrance test for admission in any class.
Answer 6 : We request you to kindly contact any CMS campus personally or email or call the desired campus directly to know about the latest fee structure for any class. The campus may at its discretion, email you the latest fee structure.
Answer 7 : Admission form and prospectus are not sent by post. We request you to kindly go through the latest school prospectus, by clicking here.
Answer 8 : Kindly contact the desired campus in which admission is required to know all details regarding admission procedure.

FAQs - Jobs

Answer 1 : Yes. Kindly fill up CMS career form and upload your CV also. Subject to vacancies and requirements you may be called for interview. Please click here to fill career form.
Answer 2 : No. Job application form for career in CMS is not sent via email or through post. Kindly fill up the online career form on this website. Please click here to fill career form.
Answer 3 : Kindly fill the online career form. If vacancies are there, you will be called for an interview to Lucknow. You may also take the application form from CMS Head Office on 10, Station Road, Lucknow to apply for teaching or non-teaching post in CMS.
Answer 4 : Kindly take the application form from CMS Head Office on 10, Station Road, Lucknow to apply for teaching or non-teaching post in CMS.
Answer 5 : No. For non-teaching posts, required post criteria is needed, instead of B.Ed qualification. For teaching, B.Ed qualification / trained teachers get weightage and respective benefits in appointment. To know about specific qualification criteria for any post, kindly contact reception at Quality Assurance & Innovation Department (QAID), Kohli Building, 12 Station Road, Lucknow.
Answer 6 : Kindly fill the online career form. If vacancies are there, you will be called for an interview to Lucknow. You may also take the application form from CMS Head Office on 10, Station Road, Lucknow to apply for teaching or non-teaching post in CMS.
Answer 7 : CMS does advertise in the print media about vacancies. However, if you seek a career in CMS, we encourage you to apply in CMS, irrespective of advertisement information. Kindly fill the online career form. If vacancies are there, you will be called for an interview to Lucknow.

FAQs - Miscellaneous

Answer 1 : We would like to inform you that CMS is running a chain of schools in Lucknow city and does not have any school campus outside Lucknow. All its 20 campuses are located in different areas inside Lucknow only. CMS also does not have any affiliate or franchisee in any other city. CMS does not provide affiliation to other schools.
Answer 2 : Kindly email your programme proposal summary and request for an appointment to meet CMS Founder-Manager Dr Jagdish Gandhi. Send your email to: info@cmseducation.org Kindly also email your programme proposal summary addressed to Chief Operating Officer (COO), CMS and request for an appointment at the same email ID.
Answer 3 : It would be wonderful if you could take out time and attend any of the 32 international events that are being organized by CMS in 2012-2013. Please click here to find details about the events.
Answer 4 : Kindly contact the CMS Campus via email or phone directly to get the information. Please click here for contact details of campuses.
Answer 5 : For all gratuity and other details, kindly contact the respective CMS campus/head office department in which you served.
Answer 6 : Kindly contact any CMS campus nearest your place of residence to know the procedure of fee concession. Please click here for contact details of all 20 CMS campuses.
Answer 7 : We would like to inform you that CMS does have smart classes in its campuses, with interactive whiteboards and animated educational content. Kindly contact the desired campus in which admission is sought to know details about smart classes.
Answer 8 : We thank you for showing interest in CMS philosophy. Please click here, to read an introduction to CMS philosophy. To read about Divine Education, Material Education and Human Education imparted in CMS, please click here.