MAEER's

MIT PUNE

VISHWASHANTI GURUKUL SCHOOLS, PANDHARPUR

Admission

Student’s Life at VGS

Routine schedules of Morning and Evening The Routine for the Day boarding will be as follows

8.50 am - 9.00 am Fallin for assembly
9:00 am to 9:30 am Assembly
9.30 am to 10.00 am I Period
10.00 am to 10.30 am II Period
10.30 am to 10.45 am Break
10.45 am to 11.15 am III Period
11.15 am to 11.45 am IV Period
11.45 am to 12.15 pm V Period
12.15 pm to 12.30 pm AV Presentation
12.30 pm Boarding the buses and departure
8:30 am - 9:00 amBreakfast
9:00 am - 9:30 amAssembly
9:30 am - 10:10 amI Period
10:10 am - 10:50 amII Period
10:50 am - 11:30 amIII Period
11:30 am - 11:40 amBreak
11:40 am- 12:20 amIV Period
12:20 am - 1:00 pmV Period (Classes VI - X)
Lunch Break
1:00 pm - 1:40 pm V Period (Classes I - V)
Lunch Break
1:40 pm - 2:20 pm VI Period
2:20 pm - 2:50 pmVII Period
2:50 pm - 3:30 pm VIII Period
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

Sports for Day Boarders

Rest for Hostel students

4:15 pm - 4: 30 pmSnacks
4: 30 pmBoarding the buses and departure

Routine for Residential/ Boarding Students would be as follows:

6.00 amWake up
6:15 am - 7:00 amJogging/ Yoga
7.00 am - 7.30 amPrayers for Std. V to IX
7.30 - 8.00 amMilk and Bath Time
7.30 am - 8.00 amPrayers for Std. I - IV
7.00 - 7.30 amMilk and Bath Time
8:00 am - 8:30 amBreakfast for hostelietes
8:30 am - 9:00 am Breakfast for day scholars
9:00 am - 9:30 amAssembly
9:30 am - 10:10 am I Period
10:10 am - 10:50 am II Period
10:50 am - 11:30 am III Period
11:30 am - 11:40 am Break
11:40 am - 12:20 am IV Period
12:20 am - 1:00 pm V Period (Classes VI - X)
Lunch Break
1:00 pm - 1:40 pmV Period (Classes I - V)
Lunch Break
1:40 pm - 2:20 pmVI Period
2:20 pm - 2:50 pm VII Period
2:50 pm - 3:30 pmVIII Period
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm Sports for Day Boarders
Rest for Hostel students
4:15 pm - 4: 30 pmSnacks
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Sports for Hostel students
5:30 pm - 6:00 pmBath Time
6:00 pm - 7:30 pmEvening Studies
7:30 pm - 8:00 pmPrayer Time
8:00 pm - 8:45 pmDinner
8:45 pm - 9:00 pmMilk Time
9:00 pm - 10:00 pmStudy Hours for Classes IX & X
10.00 pm Bed Time - Lights off
6.00 am Wake up
6:15 am - 7:00 amJogging/ Yoga
7.00 am - 7.30 am Prayers for Std. V to IX
7.30 - 8.00 amMilk and Bath Time
7.30 am - 8.00 amPrayers for Std. I - IV/td>
7.00 - 7.30 amMilk and Bath Time
8:00 am -9.00 amBreakfast
9.00 am - 10.00 amArrangement of Dorms
10.00 am - 12.30 pmActivity Timing (Art & Craft, Music, Dance, Swimming, Skating)
12.30 pm - 1.30 pmLunch
1.30 pm - 4.00 pmLab Timing
4.00 pm - 4.30 pm Snacks
4.30 pm - 5.30 pm Sports
5.30 pm to 6.00 pm Bath Time
6.00 pm to 8.00 pm Movie time
8.00 pm to 8.45 pmDinner
8.45 pm to 9.00 pmMilk time
9.00 pm to 10.00 pm TV timing
10.00 pmBed Time - Lights off

Residential Life

Dormitory and Residential Rooms

Vishwashanti Gurukul hostels are wisely designed and well furnished, spacious with attached wash rooms equipped with 24 hr. supply of hot water. Immaculate hygiene, 24 x7 vigilance & security, good maintenance, spacious common rooms operational with TV, Audio video equipment and other required facilities allow the students here to feel at home.

The students unwind with movie shows during weekends that are selected by the film committee.

Dorm parents take care of the health and welfare of the students. They co-ordinate all issues of the students with concern authorities.

VGS- One of the top boarding schools in India has separate safe and high quality hostel for Girls. Dining is taken place in a gracious and orderly manner in the dining hall as students take their seats before meals, beginning with prayers. The menu includes a variety healthy and tasty food including North Indian, South Indian and Continental.The food served is pure vegetarian sourced from different parts of the country and abroad.

There is a gracious and orderly atmosphere pervading the dining hall as students take their seats before meals, beginning with prayers.The menu includes a variety of mouth-watering dishes - North Indian, South Indian, Continental and chats and pizzas followed by deserts. The food served is pure vegetarian sourced from different parts of the country and abroad.

The Health and Medical Center at Vishwashanti School, one of the top boarding schools in India, maintains the health record of every child. Emergency first-aid is provided in case of any accident and the child rushed to a hospital if the situation gets serious. They not only take care of the student's health but also advise them on hygiene and precautionary care that may be needed during the years of rapid physical growth. In case the child is not feeling well, the teacher or the house parent takes them to the doctor.

As an integral part of the academic curriculum and to explore education in new ways VGS - counted as one of the top boarding schools in Maharashtra gives students an opportunity to participate in adventure camps, field trips to explore various aspects of life create zest, enthusiasm, firmness, stamina, patience, coordination, confidence, boldness and many other physical, psychological, emotional characteristics in the students.Nature walks help the students to calm themselves in the lap of serene and vibrant nature.

Vishwashanti School organizes educational trips for the students. These visits are meticulously planned by the subject teachers based on the educational interest almost once in a month. Materials collected during these trips are shared with others students in the form of presentations / symposiums.

An domestic educational trip is organized for 8-10 days every year for the students to learn to adopt different physical conditions, to gather information about a place to strengthen their practical knowledge and them to understand various cultures and lifestyles.

VGS, one of the best boarding schools in Maharashtra, celebrates various festivals of our culture. Every care is taken to provide joyous and festive moods to various celebrations like Raksha Bandhan, Ganesh Chaturthi, Onam, Krishna Janmashtami, Teacher’s Day, Children’s Day, Christmas, New Year and Pongal. The climaxes are Universal brotherhood and Unity in Diversity. Religion is not differential; it is a Unifying cord, a reason for celebration.

Independence Day and Republic Day are celebrated with all its seriousness to instill the spirit of patriotism in the young minds.

FAQs

1. What is the age range?

VGS provides education for students aged 3 to 18.

2. What is the curriculum offered in the School?

VGS Offers CBSE New Delhi Curriculum.

3. What music opportunities are available at VGS?

VGS students have many opportunities to learn and grow in their musicianship through our classroom music courses, performance ensembles and private instruction.

4. Is VGS an affiliated school?

Yes

5. Will I have access to my child’s academic progress?

Yes through PTM

6. What is the average class size?

It varies, but it is usually between 30 to 35 students per class.

7. What are the school hours and what is the daily timetable?

School hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. from Monday to Saturday for classes I – X and from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. from Monday to Friday for Pre Primary.

8. Where is VGS located?

VGS is located at Pandharpur, one of the most pious, serene, pollution free environment in the country.

9. What transportation is provided to and from the school?

The School has brand new fleet of Buses that pickup and drop students in and around 30 to 35 kms from the school campus. All norms and guidelines/safety measures for school buses are followed.

10. Can I visit the school?

All visitors must make a prior appointment with the admissions office.

11. What is the school’s policy on bullying?

Bullying is not tolerated at VGS.

12. Where do VGS students attend university after they graduate?

VGS students attend a large variety of universities all across the globe. VGS is one of the MAEER MIT Pune’s schools which already is an established name in Engineering, Graduate, Medical, Pharmacy and Management colleges.

13. What second languages does VGS offer?

We offer Hindi as Second Language at VGS.

14. What sports does VGS offer?

Basketball, Table Tennis, Badminton, Swimming, Athletics, Cricket, Fitness, Football (Soccer) and Volleyball.

15. How often can I visit my children during the weekend?

Parents can visit on 4th Sunday of every month. On special requirements, appointments can be taken with approval from the School Management.

16. Is there a school uniform?

Yes School uniform is mandatory.

17. When does the VGS school year start and end?

School year begins in April and ends in March.

18. What health care is available at VGS?

The school takes seriously its responsibility to safeguard the health of staff and students. The school has a health center, staffed by Residential Doctor and Professional nurse, which is open 24 hours a day.School has tie up for emergency care and rescue with leading hospitals in and around the school.

19. How can I communicate with my child?

You may communicate with your child via mail, phone call, email or by visits.

20. Is there a required interview or admissions test?

The admission test and interview is as per School’s policies. Details available on request.

21. How do we pay the application fees?

The application fees may be paid in form of a DD.

22. My child wishes to complete his/her final year of secondary education (grade 12) at VGS. Is this possible?

VGS does not normally consider applications for admission to grade 12. Exceptions are made in certain circumstances, at the discretion of the Admissions Committee.

23. When should I submit an application for admission?

The admission process for any school year begins in September of the previous year. For example, the admission process for the 2018-2019 school years began on the 1st of September 2017.

24. Can I submit the required documents as they are completed?

An application is processed only when all of the required documents from the checklist are received. The process is much more efficient if all the required documents are submitted together. An application will not be processed unless we have received the application fee.

25. When will I know if my child has been accepted at VGS?

A decision is made by the Admissions Committee normally within 2-3 weeks from: a) the day the completed application materials are received (in cases where the admission test and interview is waived or the applicant is deemed unqualified based on the documents submitted) or b) the day the admission test and interview is held at VGS.

26. Is there a waiting list?

There may be a waiting list for certain grades where there are more qualified applicants than spaces available.

27. Is the application fee refundable?

The application fee is not refundable.

28. Does VGS accept students who do not speak English?

VGS does not discriminate between students.

29. What security is provided at VGS?

There is 24-hour security on campus and at the residences. All visitors are required to sign in with the reception.

30. What is the average length of service of staff at VGS?

The average service of staff at VGS can be considered as 5 years and more.

31. Does VGS conduct and participate in inter school activities?

Yes, VGS students have a number of opportunities to interact with students from other schools in and around the state. There are inter school sports, dramatics and other events held periodically.

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