EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
Designing extra-curricular activities, we aim to extend classroom learning and let students have a balanced development on knowledge, ability, attitude and values, so as to realize our objective in education,
i.e. education on spiritual, moral, intellectual, physical, social and aesthetic aspects.
It aims at making students
use the computer both as a productive tool and as a means of creativity and self-expression. The curriculum encompasses technological
skills based on themes that are current and meaningful. The program helps children build a solid foundation of fundamental learning skills and prepares them for the fast changing technology of today and the future.
DRAWING AND PAINTING
he techniques of sketching, still-life water colour, painting and oil painting are taught. Creativity is emphasized in these activities.
Project work is an integral part of the school curriculum. The Annual Educational Project, which is thematic, is a unique feature of the school.
This is divided into essential and elective areas. Essential area covers community service and campus cleanliness. Elective area offers a wide range of activities to cater to the creativity of the students and to enable them to appreciate dignity of labour. Computer Literacy which is offered right from Std.I is part of the elective area in work Experience. As the children grow, their roles, responsibilities, aspirations and environmental context changes. This brings about the need for developing new insights in life skills.
Notation, sight reading, chords and lead playing in Western Classical light music as well as familiar tunes are focussed on.
Exercises and postures that benefit different parts of the body are demonstrated and performed. Asanas are graded according to the age and experience of the student.
The general assembly is a weekly feature offering varied activities and serves as a stage for students, aspiring to compete at higher levels.
SPORTS AND GAMES
A sound mind in a sound body’. This is ensured by making games compulsory for all the students. Professionally qualified Physical Education Teachers take care of the sports activities of the school. The school is divided into four houses and inter house activities are conducted regularly. Students who are declared physically unfit by a physician are given exemption from taking part in sports activities. The annual Sports Meet is a regular feature and an important co-curricular activity of the school.
The technology enabled programme ensures effective and enriching learning experience. The regularly updated inputs and a wide range of video clippings are accessed from the knowledge centre. Difficult and abstract concepts too become clear to the students when viewed on the plasma TV screens provided in the class rooms. The facility is also useful for the other purposes like Guest lectures , Electronic voting and General Assembly programmes. In essence, each class room is an audio visual room.