Clubs

Clubs

To expose students to pursue their hobbies and interests structured SUPW classes are held. Students participate actively in any one of the following clubs under the guidance of their respective teachers, coaches and professionals:-

Technology Clubs

  • DEM Club
    Deus ExMachina (D.E.M) or “God of Machines” is an I-T Club formed by a group of students who are technology enthusiasts. The goal of the club is to promote computer skills and help students reach the pinnacle of Information Technology. The members of the club participate in Inter House and Inter School Computer Fests with great zeal of enthusiasm and bring laurels to themselves and to the school. Members of D.E.M organize and host the Annual Computer Fest,“UNPLUGGED” where all leading schools from NCR and Delhi compete in the various events such as programming, gaming, quizing, Website designing etc.

  • Robotics Club
    A part of the school’s vision to initiate lifelong journey of critical and creative thinking rather than impart a fixed body of knowledge it has established the ROBOTICS AND ENGINEERING CLUB. The club focuses on the basic aspects of ‘engineering’ from mechanics, electronics, assembling, interfacing sensors with micro-controller and programming. This club offers a range of versatile solutions that stimulate children’s instinct to explore and learn. The classes are designed to encourage and support curriculum-based learning and free play. The club curriculum comprise of lecture and hands on sessions on Manual and Autonomous Robotics along with a few sessions on development of critical and creative thinking. Emphasis would be given to ‘learning by doing’ and ‘Trial & Error’ methodology by providing the opportunity to work on various projects and challenges under able and experienced guidance of skilled teachers.

  • ICT(Information and Communication Technology) Club
    Technology is a tool to improve student learning. It can motivate and sustain student’s interest and reinforce learning, offer self-paced practice and create high-interest learning environment. The ICT club is to encourage computer skills and latest technology. A computer lab equipped with white boards, LCD projector and computers are used to conduct the ICT classes.

  • Mathematics ClubIt is designed to improve analytical, logical and reasoning abilities of the students. They are encouraged to apply all the mathematical concepts practically through models.
  • Science Club
    Students perform experiments related to day – to -day life observations. It encourages their mind to come up with innovative and new ideas for scientific facts.

  • Quiz ClubGeneral Knowledge and awareness about Current Affairs are imperative for the modern day student. A quiz club aims at creating a passion for acquiring inquisitive nature. Regular quizzing sessions on a plethora of topics are held and the progress of students is recorded.
  • Dramatics Club (Helen ‘O’ Grady)Dramatics is a medium through which students can express themselves. This also helps in improving their speech and diction. The students are motivated to overcome their shyness and stage fear.

Space and Time

  • Astronomy Club
    The Astronomy Club is conducted in collaboration with The Khaitan School under the aegis of SPACE agency. Inculcating scientific temper and love for the universe and its celestial bodies is its primary aim. Club members have the opportunity to participate and organize various national and international level projects, competitions and events. A few such events are: Observation of transit of Venus, supermoon, eclipses and measuring the circumference of the Earth.

  • Aeromodelling Club
    The goal of Aerospace Club is to help students improve their thinking abilities, attitude to learning and gaining skills through hands on experience of building not just aero models, but water based models and rockets too.

Clubs for well being

  • Food & Nutrition
    The Health and Wellness Club trains and inculcates in the students, a healthy and positive style of living. It organizes health related activities and prepares interesting food recipes for all age groups. The food court has become an integral part of the school exhibition showcasing cooking talents of young students who offer healthy food and snacks for visitors.

  • Disaster ManagementDisaster Management is a series of activities aimed at strengthening the capacity of the community to minimize the impact of potential disasters. Disaster Management, thus involves pre and post disaster intervention measures. Students are made aware of various causes of different calamities and techniques of disaster mitigation.
  • Adolescence Education Programme
    Students are introduced to the physical, emotional and social changes and challenges that one goes through during adolescence. Case studies related to peer pressure are shared and discussed. Students are apprised about substance abuse, and harmful effects of the substance abuse. They are also encouraged to discuss their experience.

Heritage Club

India has one of the world’s richest heritage in terms of flora, fauna, living heritage etc. The Heritage Club spreads awareness and imbibes qualities of protection, preservation and conservation of our rich heritage through various activities (e.g. Role Play, debates, quiz etc. amongst students.

Sports Club

  • Football, cricket and basketball form an integral part of our Sports Club. Students are taught fundamental skills, rules and regulation and modern techniques to improve their game. The various games help them in maintaining good physical health.

Reading and Debating Club

This club enhances reading, writing and creative skills of students. It helps them get over stage-fear and chisels their analytical and speaking skills with appropriate diction and voice modulation.

Music and Dance Clubs

  • Western Music: Instrumental and Vocal
    What feelings sound like
    The Health and Wellness Club trains and inculcates in the students,a healthy and positive style of living. It organizes health related activities and prepares interesting food recipes for all age groups. The food court has become an integral part of the school exhibition showcasing cooking talents of young students who offer healthy food and snacks for visitors.

  • Indian Music – Vocal and Instrumental
    Painting pictures on silence
    Students are welcome to train in Indian vocal music and traditional instruments. We strongly believe that apart from nurturing talent, Indian music is an ideal catalyst for children to be firmly rooted to our culture and heritage.

  • Dance: Indian, Western and Contemporary
    Music made visible
    Indian and Western dance classes symbolize a great sense of spirit, participation and enthusiasm amongst our children. Body movements, rhythm and flexibility are enhanced with regular practice, taught by professianly qualified dance teachers.

Pottery/Handicraft/Commercial Art

  • On a kaleidoscopic spree!
    Freedom of expression and indulgence in simple pleasures are important elements of a child’s personality traits. Pottery and clay modelling classes enthuse children to explore their creativity and powers of expression. More importantly, children thoroughly enjoy teamwork and peer interaction during these sessions.

Social Clubs

  • Environment Club & Waste Management
    Sowing the seeds of life
    In tune with our commitment to Save our Universe, the school has formed the Environment Club where students are made aware of the burning issues such as global environmental issues and focus on multiple projects revolving around pollution, energy conservation, protection of natural resources , water harvesting, plantation of trees and herbal plants etc. The objective of this club is to make children conscious about the environment and its current challenges. The main activities of the club are listed below:

    • Group Discussions
    • Recycling of waste matter
    • Poster Making
    • Vermicomposting (Garbyhog Club)
    • Tree Plantation
    • Environment Quiz
    • Skits around Environment issues
  • Community Services
    One world, one soul
    The students are sensitized to the needs of the underprivileged sections of society and the destitute. They are sent on regular social service visits and attend awareness programmes conducted by SOS, Helpage India, Goonj and Cancer Aid Society.

  • Interact Club
    Under the aegis of a Rotary Club, the Interact Club gives an opportunity to our students to participate in fun yet meaningful community service projects, where they develop leadership skills and learn to serve their communities as well as the global community.

    The Interact Club has organized several project such as blood donation camps, polio eradication programmes, inter-school art competitions, tree plantations, visit to old age homes and many similar projects.

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