Core values

Part of our DNA for 55 years

Our Core Values are our collective beliefs. They set the standards we expect from all our GEMS Education people, whether they're employees, teachers, parents or students.

Our Core Values are at the heart of our holistic approach to education at GEMS Modern Academy, Kochi – in our planned curriculum, in our school life and other places of work. GEMS Core Values help our learners become not just great students but great people.

  1. Growing By Learning
  2. Pursuing Excellence
  3. Leading Through Innovation
  4. Global Citizenship


1. Growing By Learning - Strive to develop your potential                                      

  • Along with our students, we never stop learning
  • Each and every one of us has a capacity for leadership

2. Pursuing Excellence - Work to continually exceed expectations

  • Just as we set educational standards for our schools, we take care that everything we do is delivered to a high standard
  • We go the extra mile for our students and our colleagues

3. Leading Through Innovation - Find the courage to challenge convention

  • We dare to dream of the possibilities
  • No idea is too small or too large if it makes things better for our learners and our people

4. Global Citizenship - Making an active contribution to your local and global community

  • We respect and celebrate our diversity and recognize that there are many things that unite us all
  • We make a difference in our local communities so that we have a sustainable planet to share
  • We build bridges of knowledge, push boundaries and unite young people
  • We aim to produce not just great students but great people who live with honesty, confidence and integrity