BEYOND ACADEMICS:

HOUSES:

Modern School follows the traditional House System. There are FOUR houses. The house serves as a platform for the students to exhibit their skill in various activities. A multitude of activities such as Quiz contests, debates and painting competitions are held to encourage the spirit of competition among the houses. Every fortnight a house is on duty, which means that its members deliver news and talk and stay on the Principal’s and Headmistress duty so that the school runs in clock- like precision. The four houses are:

  • Himalya
  • Himachal
  • Shivalik
  • Vindhyachal

Sports:

The school has a large games field spread over 5 acres. All sporting events, including the Annual Sports Day, are held here. The school believes that physical education is an integral part of learning and physical development and offers facilities to play cricket, football, basketball and badminton. Inter House competitions are organized from time to time.

Co-Curricular Activites:

Department of Vocal Music

The Department of Vocal Music of Modern School aims to spread musical awareness among the students. It provides an exposure to the talented and upcoming singers of the school. The untapped musical potential of budding performers is developed by the Department.

Department of Dance

The Department of Dance of Modern School has its own heritage value. The students learn various Indian classical dance and western dance forms. The department works to hone the ability, skill and confidence of the students. Various seminars and interactions with great dance gurus and music maestros are arranged for the students for their better understanding of Indian classical dance and music.

Department of Instrumental Music

Students are encouraged to not only achieve mastery over technical skills, but to play soul-stirring music with passion, with an instrument which is self-expressive.

Department of Art

The objective of the Department is to teach students to interpret their thoughts and emotions, and learn to showcase them in realistic and fusion art, with the use of different techniques.

Department of Dramatics

The Department organizes all of the plays in every House Function, and is applauded for their efforts every time. They also help in the direction and presentation of the Annual Independence Day Function and the show keeps on improving in terms of content and performance each year.

Clubs :

Spreading Awareness, Saving Tomorrow Modern’s Commitment to the Environment.

Educational Trips & Excursion:

In The realm of education we can no longer remain complacent or confined to the territorial limits of cities , states or nations .Modern though proudly vested in Indian ethos and culture endeavours to fashion global citizens, with this thought as the thrust and to foster cross-fertilization of ideas regarding different cultures, customs and languages. Educational trips were organized wherein children discovered friendships, gained empowerment , became more knowledgeable , compassionate and skilled.

Workshops & Training Programs :

Modern School has long recognized that the imagination, ideals and zeal of young students are vital for the continuing development of the societies in which they live. So to keep it going, we have had many cross workshops and training programs for students as well as teachers.

Activities at Deepali:

Music, Art and Dance

provides avenues for the blooming of artistic talent. Every child who has the interest and urge to excel is given ample opportunity and chance to explore and enhance his/her potential.

Competitions

are designed to fulfil the unique ability found in every child. We have not only sports activities for all age groups but also a variety of competitions like Role plays, Extempore, What’s the Good word, Fun with Science, Dance, Music (Vocal), Maths quiz, English skit, Hindi Speech, English Debate, G K Quiz, School magazine cover designing, Code Warriors (Information Technology), to name a few.

Life Skills:

The life skills program focus on the development of the skills needed for life such as self-awareness, communication, decision-making thinking, managing emotions, assertiveness, and relationship skills. Life skills help kids to deal with the concerns in the modern world in a dignified and mature way bringing success to them. These skills will help them to resist peer pressure as they learn how to accept themselves for who they are. These basic skills will help young people in coping with difficulties they face in their personal, emotional and social development. Life skills are essentially those abilities that help promote mental well-being and competence in young people as they face the realities of life. With life skills one is able to explore alternatives, weigh pros and cons and make rational decisions in solving each problem or issue as it arises.