|SPORTS AND GAMES
Physical development is at least as important as mental and spiritual. Many intelligent and capable adults dont do well in life, due to chronic ailments, laziness and an inability to work for long hours. A robust and fit person is always more productive and achieves more.
In the early ages, muscular and motor development is correlated to other areas as well. For example, the rocking of a child in his mothers arm stimulates the cochlea, improves hearing and prepares the child for reading skills. Similarly, finger exercise prepares the child for writing, and so on.
Sports and games are compulsory for every child everyday. In the Junior School, Physical Development is emphasized through PE, Drill, games like football, khokho kabbadi, cycling etc. and sport activities like Gymnastics and Skating. In the Middle School, students choose any one sport out of the following and develop themselves further. Professional coaches are appointed for certain sports and parent coaches train the school team in others.We have facilities for following games and sports.
Each of the four houses have teams for various events, including athletics which compete for the Inter House Trophies on the Annual Sports Day, which is held in December every year. The school has teams for various events in different categories, like kho-kho (under 12), football (under 12) etc. which participate regularly in the inter school, district and eventually state and national level competitions.
Summer coaching camps are regularly organized in the month of April-May for Football and Table tennis. Its a treat to see the children all geared up early in the morning, all set to put in their best.
The following sports facilities are available: