FAQs

How long does the entire admission procedure take?

We are concerned with making the admission procedure as quick and easy as possible for both the student and parents. The entire process usually takes up to a week.

Is Transport available from the School?

We offer School Bus Service, which covers key locations and routes such as Uttara, Gulshan, Banani, Bashundhara and Dhanmondi. Please visit our School for further details regarding School Bus coverage and cost.

What kind of co-curricular activities does DPS STS offer to its students?

At DPS STS, we believe that education is not only found in textbooks, but also has to do with honing the individual skills of the students. We offer lots of co-curricular activities, both during School hours and after School. Some of these include:

  • Duke of Edinburgh Programme
  • All sports
  • Chess
  • Karate
  • Art
  • Photography
  • Debate club
  • Dance classes
  • Music Classes

Is Bangla a compulsory subject for all students?

Bangla is a compulsory subject for all students who hold a Bangladeshi passport. Bangla is not compulsory for any foreign students, but we do offer an Easy Bangla course for those who want to take it.

How long is the Admission Test?

  •  For Grades 1 to 7, the Admission test is 1-hour long. The test is for English and Maths- and students have 30 minutes for each subject. The students will be given an Entrance Exam syllabus along with the Admission Prospectus.
  •  For Grades 8 to 10, they will have to write an Admission Test for each subject that they have selected, except for Bangla. The test for each subject is 30 minutes long.
  •  For Grades 11 and 12, they will have to appear for an Admission Test for each subject that they have selected. Each of these tests are 45 minutes to 1-hour in length.

Where is the School uniform available?

Students are required to wear School uniform from FS2 (Foundation Stage 2) onwards. The House T-shirts, Sports T-shirts and School ties are available in the School Store, and the School Uniform can be ordered from Hamza’s Wear (2 branches in Uttara & Gulshan). Full details about School uniform is shared once admission has been confirmed.

How long does the entire admission procedure take?

We are concerned with making the admission procedure as quick and easy as possible for both the student and parents. The entire process usually takes up to a week.

bKash payment system activateion

Dear Parents,
The DPS STS School bKash number is: 01313487775. Please note it for your records.
We are pleased to inform you that you can pay all pending dues including tuition, books, and other fees using the below mentioned QR code or mobile number 01313487775. Please necessarily write you ward’s name and GRN number while undertaking the transaction. Additionally, email a copy of the transaction details to the finance desk at accounts@dpsstsdhaka.org along with your ward’s GRN number and name; or share these details with the finance department when you come to collect the books.

Click here to download the QR code.

Thank you and best regards,

DPS STS Finance

Pending Fee Using Parent Portal

  • Paying fee using Parents’ Portal (detailed instructions at http://dpsstsdhaka.org//Portal_logging_fee_payment_faqs):
    • You may please log onto https://portal.dpsstsdhaka.org using your ward’s GRN number and password
    • Then click on “Fees->Current Due/Advances” to see any pending tuition fee, book fee or other invoice.
    • Then, you can click on “Click To Pay Now” to pay the relevant fees. All international, national credit cards are accepted, including Nexus Pay and Rocket.
  • bKash 01313487775 (detailed instructions at http://dpsstsdhaka.org//bKash_payment_system_activated):
    • You can also pay any fees (including tuition, book fee or other invoice) using our bKash number 01313487775. Please always note the GRN number, student name and fee details (whether paying for tuition or book or other invoice) while paying through bKash.

Google Classroom

  • From the session 2020-21, all students will have to join online classes with the school email ID (G00-0000-00@dpsstsdhaka.org) that has been provided to each registered student. No student can join online classes with their personal email IDs from now on. Please click here to see the attached PDF file to understand the steps to log into your online class: Google Classroom/Meet logging instructions
    Frequently Asked Questions:
    1. What is a school email id?
      1. Every valid registered student of DPS STS School Dhaka has been allotted an email id under the dpsstsdhaka.org domain name; for example: xxxxx@dpsstsdhaka.org is a sample email id.
    2. What is the use of this school email id?
      1. In the previous year, students could log onto DPS STS School’s online classes using any email id. From the new session onwards, students would be able to log on to online classes only using their DPS STS School email ids.
    3. I do not have an email id under the domain name dpsstsdhaka.org. What should I do?
      1. If you are a student who has registered for the new academic session, your email id would be your GRN_Number@dpsstsdhaka.org (for example G01-0028-16@dpsstsdhaka.org).
    4. Which website do I go to log into my email and online classes?
      1. www.gmail.com
    5. Gmail.com says my GRN@dpsstsdhaka.org id does not exist?
      1. Write to it@dpsstsdhaka.org or admission@dpsstsdhaka.org with your GRN number, full name, grade. The school email id would be generated and shared with you soon thereafter.
    6. I have my school id. However, I don’t have my password.
      1. Your default password is 1234@abcd (You should change your password after you log in). If you have forgotten your password, then use the “forgot password” link provided by gmail.com and follow instructions. If you are unable to retrieve your password, please write to it@dpsstsdhaka.org for support.
    7. How do I go to Google classroom?
      1. Please visit classroom.google.com (Use your school email ID to log into the Google classroom.)
    8. How do I get a Google classroom invitation so that I can attend classes?
      1. You will get an invitation email from your subject teacher. This would be sent to your school email id. You are required to open that email and accept the invitation. If for some reason, you miss the invitation email, you can alternatively log into Google Classroom (classroom.google.com) and retrieve your classes list. You would just need to ‘join‘ your class.
    9. How do I join live classes via Google Meet?
      1. Whenever you join your respective Google Classroom, you will find a Google Meet link at the top of that class under the name of that class. According to your timetable, you would be required to join the live classes by clicking that link.
    10. Can I join the Google classes via class code, as was practiced earlier?
      1. No, you can not this time.
    11. Can I log into the classes using my mobile?
      This is not preferred as many mobile versions are incompatible with Google Meet and Google classroom live classes and many times the Google Meet/Classroom link is not visible when trying to login using a mobile phone. Using a laptop is the preferred way to attend these classes.
      12. I use my browser for accessing many Gmail ids. Can I use the same browser for accessing online classes?
      No. You may either use a fresh browser or first log off from all email accounts in that browser and then try logging into the online classes. Sometimes, browsers that are used to access other email ids create logging issues while accessing online classes.

Portal Login and Fee Payments

  • Dear Parents,
    Please find below a few frequently asked questions for logging into portal.dpsstsdhaka.org.

    01. How do I get the username to log in to portal.dpsstsdhaka.org?

    Ans: The username will be the same as your ward’s GRN Number which can be found in his/her ID card. Example for a GRN number that should be entered as a user id : G03-0016-17. You are requested to make sure that no space is there in between the numbers and also that you enter the “-“ as it is shown in the GRN number while entering your user id.
    02. If I do not have the password or I forgot the password, what should I do?
    Ans: You can get the password by clicking on ‘forgot password’ link at portal.dpsstsdhaka.org You will be asked to provide your username and then click next. You will get an OTP to your registered email address as well as to your registered mobile number. Put that OTP on the next page. After that you will be asked to put your new password and confirm the password on the very next line. If you still face any difficulties please feel free to send an email to it@dpsstsdhaka.org
    03. For any kind of query regarding login where should we email?

    Ans: You are requested to send an email to it@dpsstsdhaka.org for any kind of login related issue.

    04. How do I pay my tuition fee or my books using the parents’ portal?
    Ans: Sign in to the portal at https://portal.dpsstsdhaka.org using your child’s GRN number as user id and password. Go to the link titled “Fees->Current Due/Advances”. Then click on “Click To Pay Now” to proceed to pay using any international or national credit card and debit card, or Nexus and Rocket accounts.

    05. Can I use bKash to pay for any of my pending fees?
    Ans: Yes! bKash payment is available at any of our finance counters in the Junior School. Our bKash mobile number is 01313487775