CBSE Curriculum

The school follows Central Board of Secondary Education [ C B S E ] Curriculum

  • This curriculum focuses on helping students to become independent learners. The school emphasize on the development of individual thought process..

  • The CBSE prescribed NCERT text books are followed from Grade- 6. For Grade 1 to 5, the Text Books and Work Books of "LEAD School - An Integrated Learning System "  along with "Oxford and Cambridge Publication" books are followed.

 

Principles of the CBSE Curriculum

The curriculum refers to the lessons and academic contents to be taught to a learner in the school. In empirical terms, it may be regarded as the sum total of a planned set of educational experiences provided to learner by a school. It encompasses general objectives of learning, courses of study, subject-wise instructional objectives and content, pedagogical practices and assessment guidelines. The curriculum provided by CBSE is based on National Curriculum Framework – 2005 and seeks to provide opportunities for students to achieve excellence in learning.

Salient Features of the CBSE Secondary School Curriculum

 

THE CURRICULUM PRESCRIBED BY CBSE STRIVES TO:

  • Provide ample scope for physical, intellectual and social development of students.

  • Enlist general and specific teaching and assessment objectives.

  • Uphold constitutional values such as Socialism, Secularism, Democracy, Republican Character, Justice, Liberty, Equality, Fraternity, Human Dignity of Individual and the Unity and Integrity of the Nation by encouraging values-based learning activities.

  • Nurture Life-Skills by prescribing curricular and co-curricular activities to help improve self-esteem, empathy towards others and different cultures etc.

  • Integrate innovations in pedagogy, knowledge and application, such as human sciences with technological innovations to keep pace with the global trends in various disciplines.

  • Promote inclusive education by providing equal opportunities to all students.

  • Integrate environmental education in various disciplines from classes I – VII

  • Equally emphasize Co-scholastic areas of Art Education and Health and Physical Education.

 

Languages

  • The medium of instruction is English.

  • Tamil has become a compulsory second language from class 1. Students can also opt for Hindi as an additional language,

  • From Class V onwards, the students can choose Hindi  or Tamil as a second language. 

Primary School Curriculum

Grade 1 to 5 is treated as Primary school. 

The curriculum has been designed to creatively prepare students to be adaptable for the later stages of their education while allowing them to cherish their childhood experiences.

The focus is on Activity-based learning which kindles the spirit of exploration and helps to acquire sound language skills, clarity of mathematical concepts and understanding of scientific concepts. Learning is enriched by a number of activities like KALOTHSAV, drama, story-telling, conversation, music, I.T., discussions and a wide range of artistic and hands-on activities. Scientifically-proven graded methods of teaching towards developing the skill to read and write are adopted.

A full-fledged Composite Lab with graded lessons and Mathematics lab to suit the needs of the learners is also a unique feature of the Primary school.

Our children are given an opportunity to pick a genre of their choice from the list of art integrated activities