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HOUSTON – Now entering its third year of teaching, Goswami Academy, a school at Hare Krishna Dham under the auspieces of ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) admitted students pre-kindergarten through Grade V (ages 3-9). As with traditional Gurukuls, Goswami Academy nurtures both creative academics and spiritual values in formative stage of education.
Different aspects of Goswami Academy provide the extra curriculum in this type of school, allowing students to cope with learning which gives an added advantage over students of public or private schools. This is exemplified by the education they received in such home study or special schools as advocated by Swami Prabhupada, the founder-acharya of ISKCON.
For the past two years, Houston parents have been able to give their children a spiritually-centered education at Goswamy Academy. The school includes solid academics, Sanskrit, devotional music and vegetarian meals. A brand new school building is in the planning stage for 2017.
Principal of Goswami Academy, Subra Devi Dasi is familiar with the public education system as well as being a Vaishnava scholar. She is be advised in curriculum, teaching methods and organization by leading ISKCON educators such as HH Hanumat Presaka Swami, HG Urmila Mataji, Australia’s Prana Dasa, and Mumbai’s Rama-Giridhara Dasa, among others.
For more information, call 713-714-2250 or visit http://goswamiacademy.org