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Safe and Vibrant environment, sense of warmth and belonging.
98% of the students are Indians.
Yes, if there is a vacancy we contact parents who have registered.
Compulsory Physical Education class. Afternoon Enrichment Programme for students in various sports. Sports selection are part of the school's curriculum. Our School takes part in all major sporting events.
Timetabled Physical Education classes, Sports Days from KG to Primary, Inter House and Inter- School Athletic Meets.
From KG to Grade 4, class teachers are with the students monitoring their recess and eating habits.
Yes, Variety of food items available, both Indian and Continental.
The food served in the canteen are generally warm and fresh.
7:40 a.m. to 1:40 p.m
Yes, regular uniforms and PE Uniforms on Mondays and PE Days.
Various measures are employed. In the classroom through oral feedback, diagnostic remarks, written feedback based on Assessment for learning.
Parent Teacher meetings or Open House as it is called in our school are held thrice a year after every term examination/test. Both oral and written feedback shared with students and parents.
Arabic is taught as a second language till Grade 9.
French, Hindi, Urdu and Malayalam.
Not applicable as English is the Medium of instruction right across the school from Kindergarten to Grade 12.
Islamic Education is taught in English
Yes, we have prayer rooms
Yes, Our Own Voice.
Yes, we have Parent Engagement week. A great opportunity to the parents to show case the partnership and to strengthen the bond between the school and home.
Yes, We have a Governing Body where parents can represent.
Yes, There is an Orientation Programme for those parents who are new to school to acquaint with the practices followed in our school.
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