Written by Administrator Thursday, 05 November 2009 08:25
|The school campus is a secure haven made possible by a multitude of cameras located at strategic nooks and corners. The CCTV network spans beyond the concrete infrastructure into the sports fields, the pavilion, the swimming pool area and even the parking area for the school buses. Advanced technology has provided us the tools to ensure complete security for our precious students.|
|Three spacious computer labs, for the exclusive use of the Primary, Middle and Senior school students respectively ensure that our students are well equipped with technological knowledge and induce them to be at their creative best! The outstanding performance of our students at the National Cyber Olympiad bears testimony to this fact.The Oracle Training Programme for the senior students equips them with international accreditation while putting them on the fast track to progress!|
|A School with a vision|
|In this era of unprecedented knowledge explosion,DPS Bangalore South has been quick to capitalize on technological resources. The SMART CLASS provides our students with an education experience par excellence. The DIGITAL BOARDS are a reflection of the plethora of activities that the school is abuzz with. The LYCEUM, which is an innovative technological tool which aids efficient management of work processes and the institution as a whole. It forms the repository for the entire data of the school.|
|The school cafeteria is the most popular area on the school campus. Every care is taken to maintain hygiene and cleanliness and on the menu is a variety of wholesome dishes and healthy snacks. Vending machines for beverages and health drinks are also installed and the importance of healthy dietary habit is stressed.|
|The Healing Touch|
The well – equipped health clinic provides medical attention to any student when the need arises. A qualified doctor assisted by two trained nurses is on duty throughout school hours on all working days providing the healing touch. A state - of - the art ambulance is always on stand by for any medical emergency that may arise.
Two well qualified counsellors ensure the mental well being of our students.
A fitting finale to the weeklong learning at school is the unstructured and ‘fun’ way of developing skills. This is what takes place in the Hobby Clubs at DPS, in the last 2 periods on Thursdays and Friday s. Students enjoy themselves in a range of activities done in groups, in a free manner, but under the supervision of the concerned teacher.
Several skills are brought to the forefront, as the students painstakingly turn out that colourful pot or create that lip-smacking snack; recycle paper as responsible future citizens or make that enthralling power point presentation.
Hobby Clubs are definitely great avenues for tapping talent and gaining hands-on experience!
|The well-stacked Senior school library houses over 1000 titles catering to the literary taste buds of students from all classes. Periodicals and journals keep our students well informed about emerging and contemporary trends, the reservoir of fiction serves as a means of relaxation, while the vast repertoire of encyclopedia and other reference books provides food for thought in sedate surroundings. The Junior school library ensures that good reading habits are inculcated in students at a tender age.|
|Mathemagic in the Air|
|Today, Mathematics is no more about abstract concepts. Students need to visualize, feel and experience Maths, like never before. The Math Lab ‘DELTAHEDRON’ enables creative learning, verifying and visualizing mathematical concepts in a ‘fun’ way. It inculcates learning through ‘Applied Reasoning’. This learner- centred approach to Maths, using interactive technology tools, together with hands-on activities, helps every child imagines, investigate and interact effectively. It is an inspiration for ‘out-of-the-box’ thinking.|
|Hotbeds of Invention|
|The state-of-the-art Science Labs on our campus provide the perfect ambience for brains to collide. The resultant fission of ideas serves to inculcate a scientific temper and a quest to excel! Two sets of labs catering to each of the three branches of Science provide ample scope to the students of the middle school and the senior school to experiment and boost their spirit of inquiry. The Labs for the seniors are well equipped with all the apparatus required while maintaining a high degree of safety standards.|
|Knowledge, we believe, is an eternal quest of which learning forms an essential component. The present century has noted the global trend of unprecedented explosion of knowledge in different spheres. It has led to new technologies and we, at DPS Bangalore South have been quick to capitalize on this essential component – bringing technology into the classroom has given vent to the ‘Smart Class’. The Smart Class has facilitated better comprehension and improved learning and reiterated the fact that technology is an integral part of the school system.|
|Playfields and Playpens|
|DPS is synonymous with the term holistic development. At DPS Bangalore South emphasis is placed on the balanced all – round development of our children. Sports occupy a pride of place in our school curriculum. Apart from the regular activities pertaining to Physical Training that are incorporated into the time – table, proficiency in games like Table-Tennis, Basketball and Soccer is also encouraged. Special coaching is offered to those interested in karate, Skating and Tennis. The Cricket pitch comes to life with daily net practice while the beautiful Basketball court set amidst sprawling mango trees inspires each and every child to give it a shot!|
|A well – maintained fleet of buses traverses the city ferrying students from their homes to school and vice –versa. Every bus is equipped with support staff and mobile phones assigned to every driver ensures easy monitoring of each route. The newly installed GPS enables parents to track the exact location of buses while plying the routes.|