Middle and Senior School Curriculum

Middle and Senior School Curriculum

Middle and Senior School Curriculum

The curriculum for classes VI-VIII is designed, packaged and delivered in a manner that challenges students to ask questions, enhance skills, conduct in-depth research, analyse findings, build conceptual understanding, and share their learning in a variety of ways that reflect on their responsibility as a part of global community. Each child is supported to discover and fulfil his/her unique potential with a balanced, student friendly programme that nurtures the whole individual – mind, body and soul.

Middle School

The middle wing of the school strives to achieve excellence in academics and co-curricular activities and enable the students to stand out in today’s competitive world. We strike a fine blend of cutting edge technology and sensitive human hearts. The smart boards in each classroom compliment the efficient teacher in enhancing the learning experience of the students,

SCHOLASTIC DOMAIN:

English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Math, Science and Social Science. Apart from regular text books in English, an additional supplement reader is added to inculcate reading habits.

Assessment of the scholastic domain is broadly divided into two semesters. The First semester spans from April to September and the second semester begins in October and ends in March. Both the semesters witness two Periodic Assessments (written examination) each to check the routine progress of the students. Besides them, Students are assessed on their performance in Subject Enrichment activities and timely submission and proper maintenance of notebooks and assignments. At the end of each semester, a written examination of the complete syllabus is held.

1 Semester (April to September): (Periodic Assessment (10) + subject enrichment activity (5) + submission of notebooks and assignments (5)) + Half Yearly Exam (80)
2 Semester (Oct to March): (Periodic Assessment (10) + subject enrichment activity (5) + submission of notebooks and assignments (5)) + Yearly Exam (80)

Evaluation patterns are strictly as per CBSE guidelines. 3 point grading scale is followed for Co-Scholastic areas.

CO-SCHOLASTIC:

  • Life Skills,
  • Soft skills/ French
  • Performing Arts -Indian Classical and folk dance forms, western dance forms such as salsa, jazz, hip-hop and contemporary, Indian classical and folk vocal music and western vocal and western instrumental.
  • Visual Arts -drawing, colouring, sketching, painting, sculpture and craft work.

HEALTH & PHYSICAL EDUCATION,

  • Physical exercises
  • Athletics,
  • Yoga and meditation
  • Games – Cricket, Football, Basketball, Lawn Tennis, Ping Pong, Roller Skating, Taekwondo, Swimming and Shooting.

Class VI sports activities are conducted by a team of experienced coaches from EduSports.

SUPW CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

An array of activities under S.U.P.W is conducted to provide hands on experience to aspiring students for collaborative learning.

  • Mathematics Club
  • Science Club
  • Quiz Club,
  • ICT Club
  • Sports Club,
  • Robotics
  • Astronomy
  • Aero-modelling,
  • English Speech and Drama Club,
  • Hindi debating and Dramatics Club
  • Painting and Commercial Art
  • Sculpture/Rangoli/ Handicraft
  • Health and Wellness Club
  • Classical Dance
  • Classical Music (vocal)
  • Instrumental Music (Western)
  • Instrumental Music (Indian)
  • Western Dance Contemporary
  • Environment and Waste Management
  • Remote Controlled Cars

GAMES –

  • Cricket
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Lawn Tennis
  • Roller Skating
  • Taekwondo,
  • Swimming

Senior School

Major contents of our curriculum include:

Classes IX & X

  • SCHOLASTIC DOMAIN

English, Hindi or Sanskrit or French, Math, Science, Social Science

Assessment of Scholastic domain:

Assessment of the scholastic domain is broadly divided into two semesters. The First semester spans from April to September and the second semester begins in October and ends in March. Both the semesters witness two Periodic Assessments (written examination) each to check the routine progress of the students. Besides them, Students are assessed on their performance in Subject Enrichment activities and timely submission of notebooks and assignments. At the end of each semester, a written examination of the complete syllabus is done.

Class IX students will have a pre annual exam with 75% syllabus in the month of January to train the students to face the final exam which has a cumulative syllabus of the whole year. Class X students, on the other hand, will have their Pre Board Examinations with complete syllabus in January and Board exams in March.

1st Semester (April to September) : (Periodic Assessment (10)+ subject enrichment activity(5)+ submission of notebooks and assignments(5)) + Half Yearly Exam (80)
2nd Semester (Oct to March) : (Periodic Assessment (10)+ subject enrichment activity(5)+ submission of notebooks and assignments(5)) + Yearly Exam (80)
  • Co-Scholastic Domain

We have introduced Information Technology Level 1 (Subject code 402) as vocational course for class IX.

For the holistic development of the students, co-curricular activities are conducted in the following areas:

  • Socially Useful Productive Work (SUPW) for Class X:
  • Mathematics Club
  • Science Club
  • Quiz Club,
  • ICT Club
  • Sports Club,
  • Robotics
  • Astronomy
  • Aero-modelling,
  • English Speech and Drama Club,
  • Hindi debating and Dramatics Club
  • Painting and Commercial Art
  • Sculpture/Rangoli/ Handicraft
  • Health and Wellness Club
  • Classical Dance
  • Classical Music (vocal)
  • Instrumental Music (Western)
  • Instrumental Music (Indian)
  • Western Dance Contemporary
  • Environment and Waste Management
  • Remote Controlled Cars

GAMES:

  • Cricket
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Lawn Tennis
  • Roller Skating
  • Taekwondo,
  • Swimming

Evaluation pattern – Five point grading scale as per CBSE guidelines

Classes XI & XII:

Students are encouraged to cognize and appreciate the inter-connectedness of all knowledge and the enduring connection between knowledge and values. Teachers involve learners in interdisciplinary projects thus helping learners recognize and enhance skills such as problem solving, reasoning and creative thinking.

  • SCHOLASTIC DOMAIN:
    Science Stream – English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science/Biology/Economics/ Physical Education/Home Science ((Human Ecology and Family Sciences)/Painting/Informatics Practices/Psychology

Commerce Stream – English, Business Studies, Accounts, Economics, Mathematics/Physical Education/Home Science ((Human Ecology and Family Sciences))/Painting/Informatics Practices/financial Accounting.

 Humanities – English, Economics, History, Political Science, Mathematics/Physical Education/Home Science ((Human Ecology and Family Sciences)/Painting/Informatics Practices/Psychology.

ASSESSMENT CLASS XI:

  1. Promotion is granted on the basis of whole year’s work of the student; hence regularity in attendance and work is imperative.
  2. Weightage as per the following criteria will be given for deciding the promotion to the students at the end of the academic session: (Class XI)
  3. The academic session is divided into 2 semesters- April to September and October to March. Each Semester will have 50% weightage.
  4. In the 1st semester 2 rounds of Block Tests, Assignments and 1st semester exam will be conducted.
  5. In the 2nd semester 1 Block Test, 1 Block Exam, Assignments and 2nd semester exam will be conducted.

For the holistic development of a student, besides Scholastic, Co-Scholastic areas will also be assessed and grades given accordingly. Details as given in the report card.

For Class XII-

  1. i) 2nd Semester Examination will be held in December.
  2. ii) Pre-Board Examination will be held in January.
1 Semester (April to September) Block Tests + Half Yearly Exam
2 Semester (Oct to March) Block Test + Second Semester and Pre Boards

Class XI students will have a Block exam with 75% syllabus in the month of January to train the students to face the final exam which has a cumulative syllabus of the whole year. Class XII students, on the other hand, will have their pre Board Examinations with complete syllabus in January and Board exams in March.

S.U.P.W/CLUBS FOR CLASS XI:

  • Mathematics Club
  • Science Club
  • Quiz Club,
  • ICT Club
  • Sports Club,
  • Robotics
  • Astronomy
  • Aero-modelling,
  • English Speech and Drama Club,
  • Hindi debating and Dramatics Club
  • Painting and Commercial Art
  • Sculpture/Rangoli/ Handicraft
  • Health and Wellness Club
  • Classical Dance
  • Classical Music (vocal)
  • Instrumental Music (Western)
  • Instrumental Music (Indian)
  • Western Dance Contemporary
  • Environment and Waste Management
  • Remote Controlled Cars

GAMES:

  • Cricket
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Lawn Tennis
  • Roller Skating
  • Taekwondo,
  • Swimming
  • Gym

FOR CLASS XII:

  • Physical Education
  • General Studies.
  • Environmental Science

AFFLIATED TO CENTRAL BOARD OF SECONDARY EDUCATION (AFFILIATION NO. 2130382)

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