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VISHWASHANTI GURUKUL SCHOOLS, PANDHARPUR

Facilities

Residential

A home away from home is how the students living on campus will feel during their VGS days. The Hostels have been specifically designed to provide a warm and caring family like environment. There are separate hostels for boys and girls.

The children are allotted leisure time when they can play indoor games like chess, Carrom, Table Tennis etc. and they also have access to Cable TV during specified hours. We have resident teacher and coaches who are available round the clock for the students.

The school has a modern infirmary with a resident doctor, and has ties with a leading hospital in the city for serious cases.

High standard of hygiene are maintained in the modern kitchens and dining areas for students as promoting a healthy lifestyle is one of our aims. We offer a variety of salads, vegetables, milk and fruits thereby encouraging the children to develop healthy food preferences. The kitchen not only serves variety Indian dishes like North Indian and South Indian.It also serves Chinese, and Continental cuisines. The school has an experienced kitchen staff, which tries to do their best to put together attractive and nourishing meals. A balanced nutritional diet is provided, considering the age of the students in mind.

The school has a fleet of new buses with barred windows for the safe conveyance of its day scholars to and fro their homes. The routes are designed to cover all parts of the district that consume minimum amount of time in travelling from the school.

The drivers and conductors of the buses are fully prepared to the special conditions in the transportation of children. Each bus also has a nanny and school teachers traveling with the students for added care and supervision of the children.

The importance of security personnel is completely trained in maintaining a safe and carefree environment for the students. The Security personnel belong to a reputed agency and are deployed all over the campus on a full time basis. The entry and exit of all members of the school as well as visitors is strictly regulated and constantly monitored.

Infrastructual

Classroom is the main center of learning. Well lit classrooms create a serious atmosphere and the ratio of teacher and student would be1: 30.The classrooms are well equipped with the latest teaching approach along with audio-video facilities for virtual education as we believe that a picture speaks a thousand words.

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence

-Robert Frost

The complete education means the Physical development matching the mental, emotional development of the child. Taking this into consideration, sports activities are given equal importance as academics at Vishwashanti Gurukul CBSE Residential School, Pandharpur. A huge playground with necessary equipment is provided. A 400 meter Athletic Track, Tennis Courts, Basketball courts along with Football, Cricket are developed. All season swimming pool and a separate early year pool is also available.

The Indoor games complex includes the Table Tennis, Badminton, Yoga and Aerobics for a healthy lifestyle. Specialized professional coaches are appointed for all sports. Every student is groomed for at least one sport and one fine art skill.

Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.

– Abbé Dimnet, Art of Thinking, 1928
‘It is not the answers that enlighten the question’.

Science Lab is well equipped with resources for elementary, middle and higher secondary students and teachers. Adequate equipment for Physics, Chemistry & Biology Lab is available for research for the students. Experiments and practical’s are demonstrated for the students from Standard IV onwards.

All Laboratories match the CBSE norms.

Social science lab provides a platform for students to share their presentations. Some of the concepts where imagination is difficult are taught with the help of models like Solar system, land forms, drainage pattern, rotation and revolution of the earth etc., spacious and effective lab breaks monotony in teaching and learning processes. It is well equipped with charts, models and telescopes.

It provides space to conduct seminars, group discussion, debates and other activities like clay modeling, chart making, collage work, map work, poster making, role play etc.

A child can perceive a concept thoroughly only with the combination of theoretical teaching in a classroom and hands on experience in a lab. Math needs practice, interest and brainpower which are fostered by the Math lab. The MIT VGS Math Lab makes Math simple and fun for students. The lab is well equipped to demonstrate and elucidate any topic. It also enables the teachers to demonstrate and reinforce Mathematical concepts. Hence, it helps in mental enhancement of students in any area of Math like Algebra, Arithmetic, Calculus, Geometry, Statistics, and Trigonometry etc.

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is an integral part of VGS curriculum. In this age of Computer Technology, an early exposure to the basics of computer, readies the child for the future and also helps the child to overcome any inhibitions they might have towards computer usage.

The School has a computer lab with Internet connectivity for students to do various projects. Teachers assist children in seeking out information, creating multimedia content, collaborating on project work and presenting the knowledge gathered from multiple sources.

It has advanced infrastructure in terms of hardware and software which cater to the requirements of the students, teachers and the curriculum.

The school is equipped with a dedicated broadband Internet connection for enterprising students get a chance to be familiar with the Internet. They do comprehensive research for their projects and presentations.

The department has qualified committed teachers to teach different classes at different levels i.e. Primary, Secondary Sr. Secondary. The faculty members make continuous efforts to see that the students must get expertise in practical implementation of tools they have in their curriculum.

The Library includes a voluminous stock of books including Encyclopedias on all subjects. It is located separately on the campus to create a peaceful atmosphere for reading and studying.The Library subscribes to a variety of newspapers, magazines and journals and is all well stocked with resource material such as old question papers etc.Special experiential learning environments would be created for understanding the concepts of subjects like mathematics, science and also social studies and languages.

The Library is available to the students seven days a week. For research and study, the computers integrated with library resources are available.Education is the movement from darkness to light.

Solar powered water heating in all buildings Nearer to nature with playing fields and thousands of trees