Dr. Tobgyel Middle Secondary School

Brief Background on the Institute: It started in 2006 with 69 students PP – III and 7 teachers. Now, in 2017 the school has a total of 629 students from PP – X with 43 teachers. Excellent BCSE results since first batch till date: 2011-2017 100% passed. So far Dr. Tobgyel School has been awarded the prestigious Certificate of Commendation for several years for different levels -2010, 2011, 2012 , 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 from the Ministry of Education. The school’s policy is to bring out the best in every child and make him/her into a caring, intelligent and loyal citizen of Bhutan. The School has a very strong academic background and it is well supported by a variety of Co-curricular activities in order to impart a true form of “Wholesome Education.” Dr. Tobgyel School is also an active member of the National Environment Commission’s “Youth Action for 4 R’s” programme since 2015. Some of the activities the school engages are debates, elocution, singing, basketball, football, badminton, mini tennis, Tae Kwando, music lessons, art & craft, wall magazines, quiz programmes, reading week, clubs etc. The school also offers 50% academic scholarships on merit basis for class IX and X students. The school has a strong sense of Community service and has carried out several activities in order to help the less fortunate. Some of the larger scale social services carried out being: 2014 -Collected clothes,blankets ,food and other necessary items for the old and homeless in Begana 2015- Collected and sent mineral water for the earthquake victims of Nepal. 2016-Collected and sent 30 no. of cartoon boxes consisting of clothes , school bags, stationary, shoes , tiffin boxes , pencil and crayons etc all for the students of Lhaling Primary school in Dagana.