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Baranagore Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama High School
Barananagar Ramakrishna Mission.png
Clockwise from top left: Main entrance of school; main academic building of secondary section; statue of Sister Nivedita; statue of Swami Vivekananda
37, Gopal Lal Tagore Road, Baranagar
Coordinates 22°38′04.20″N 88°22′13.57″E / 22.6345000°N 88.3704361°E / 22.6345000; 88.3704361Coordinates: 22°38′04.20″N 88°22′13.57″E / 22.6345000°N 88.3704361°E / 22.6345000; 88.3704361
Former name Brahmananda Balakashrama (1912–1934)
Type Private (Higher secondary)
Motto Atmano mokshartham jagat hitaya cha
(For one’s own salvation and for the welfare of the world)
Religious affiliation(s) Hinduism
Established 20 April 1912; 109 years ago (1912-04-20)
Founder Yogindranath Tagore
Status Active
Sister school Ramakrishna Mission Centenary Primary School, Baranagore
(estd. 1897)
School board
School district North 24 Parganas
Authority Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Baranagore
Session January–December (V – X)
June–May (XI – XII)
School code B1-019
Director Swami Shibapradananda (Secretary)
Headmaster Swami Dharmapriyananda
Head teacher Swami Shashishekharananda (Assistant headteacher)
Grades V–XII
Gender Male
Age range 10+ to 18+
Enrolment 1100
Language Bengali, English
Schedule type Day
Schedule Monday - Friday:
10:40 am – 3:50pm (V – VI)
10:40 am - 4:30pm (VII – X)
10:40am – 1:55pm
Campus size 3 acres (121,359 m²)
Campus type Urban
Houses Sarada Bhawan
Nivedita Bhawan
Student Union/Association BRKMAHS Ex-students Reunion Celebration Committee
Colour(s) White and Grey         (V - X)
Blue and Grey         (XI - XII)
Song Om Sahana Bhabatu
Jana Gana Mana
Sports Cricket, Football
Nickname BRKMAHS
Yearbook Rashmi

Baranagore Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama High School (BRKMAHS, informly Baranagar Ramakrishna Mission or Baranagar RKM, ) is a boys-only higher secondary private school in Baranagar, West Bengal, India. The school was founded by Yogindranath Tagore, a student of Swami Brahmananda in 1912.

The school houses roughly 1100 pupils aged 10 to 16 for secondary section classes V–X. BRKMAHS pupils take the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) in tenth grade and are thereafter offered West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) for the final two years. The school began offering the twelfth grade higher secondary curriculum in 2018, before which all pupils had to sit the secondary examination for tenth grade.

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