Academics Sports Safety Transport ACADEMICS SEI smart classes are equipped with projectors for interactive learning. It helps improve teacher effectiveness and productivity in class and makes learning an enjoyable experience for students. Every concept is taught through amazing animations, powerful presentations and multimedia providing our students with a vibrant learning environment. At SEI in addition to resources like textbooks and worksheets, we use technology to help our students develop a better understanding of the material. We have signed up with Rachna Sagar a leading educational publisher since 1995 to provide our ICSE and CBSE students an engaging and enriching learning experience. Using the new digital e-learning platform our students and teachers can access the content of various books of different grades anytime, anywhere. Swa-Adhyayan is a powerful adaptive digital and e-learning, assessment, and sharing application for students. Activities and assessments on this Digital Platform are mapped to the latest curriculum and that makes the learning process more effective and adaptive. The Swa-Adhyayan assessments generate multiple reports and the learning progress of the child at any point of time irrespective of the academic year in the form of reports with dynamic graphical representation. Teachers can then review the reports to learn and understand individual student’s problems and provide remedial actions. For more information please click here and watch this video Audio-Visual Lab We have an in-house team of teachers who work on creating visually and academically stimulating content (based on CBSE curriculum) for all the classes. Also, we have liaised with ExtraMarks who are expert content creators who make digitally advanced slides and projections with audio aids for ICSE and CBSE schools. SPORTS SEI is one of the few schools that goes beyond academics as we strongly believe in providing a well-rounded education. We have a huge playground with good infrastructure in place to ensure that our students develop an active interest in one sport or the other. Football, Volley Ball, Table Tennis, Cricket, Kho-Kho, Yoga, Karate,Handball and Basket Ball are some of the sports activities that are conducted during the working hours in school, and every child is encouraged to participate. Every class has 2-3 dedicated sports periods. The school has 8 dedicated sports instructors besides a special yoga instructor. Our sports instructors are highly committed, and they work closely with the students to identify exceptional talent in a sport. Those students are then coached by special coaching instructors to represent the school in various tournaments. There is no denying the health benefits of yoga. At SEI we have partnered with Yoga Bharathi to introduce our state board students to this ancient system of exercise and wellbeing by encouraging the students to practice yoga on a regular basis. We also hold an annual sports day where parents are welcome to see the abilities of their children. Our VolleyBall, Cricket, Basket Ball, Table Tennis, Karate, Handball and Kho Kho Teams have been very successful over the years and have won many laurels in District, State and Zonal Levels. Several SEI students have represented the state at national level championship games in basketball, volleyball, kho-kho and table tennis. Outdoor play area Our playground is large and provides age-appropriate play equipment for students. We have specialised areas allocated for specific games with courts and supporting material. At SEI we encourage outdoor and nature play as it promotes physical health and social development in children. We have set up a large outdoor play area for our primary school where children can explore, experiment, play, run, sing, dance, discover and practice. students safety A group of vetted, well-trained security guards are posted throughout the campus and at the gates to ensure safety of the kids while they are in the campus as well as when entering/exiting. CCTV surveillance covers the entire campus – the classrooms, corridors, outside common areas and play areas. There are lady attendants on all our school buses. Pre-primary children are always attended to by teachers and helped by lady attendants in the classrooms. SEI safety policy ensures that no student is left unattended at any time while they are on the campus or in school vehicles. Parents are notified of the child’s attendance via the inSEIght app. If the child is not in school either full/half day notification is sent to the parent immediately. school transport SEI has a fleet of well-maintained buses with trained drivers, helpers and lady attendants. When it comes to our students, we are always extra careful. There is a checklist and attendance list for all the buses to find out who gets on/off and who is missing from a particular route. We are dedicated in ensuring that safety and comfort are provided to each child that boards one of our school buses. There are lady attendants in each bus until the final drop point. All buses are fitted with speed governors to limit the maximum speed that the vehicle can travel at. Each bus also has a GPRS tracking system. Parents can monitor and track their child’s bus route real-time from their phone using the inSEIght android app.Currently, SEl operates 19 Bus Routes. The details of bus routes, pick-up and drop-off points, time schedules and bus charges will be provided by the School at the time of admission of students. Click here for Bus Routes Labs Library Infirmary Counselling labs At SEI we have well equipped and maintained labs for students like Audio-Visual Rooms, Computer Labs, Value Education Labs, Math Labs, Science Labs – Physics, Chemistry and Biology. We also have labs to conduct language-based activities to help students to learn new languages other than their mother tongue. LIBRARY / reading room LIBRARY ❝The Library is an arena of possibility, opening both a window into the soul and a door onto the world! ❞ The SEI Library serves as a gateway to knowledge, creates opportunities for learning, and helps shape new ideas and perspectives that are key to a creative and innovative society. Our Library houses a carefully curated and extensive selection of books for all age-groups that ranges across genres and caters to curriculum and pleasure alike. The library presents itself as a lively, welcoming environment, thematically designed with vibrant colours and inspiring quotes that adorn the walls, making it a safe haven for both students and staff to enjoy for educational and recreational purposes. This space encourages students to read, research, explore, connect, and create. The Pre-primary section promotes reading through its collection of wordless picture books, picture books with phrases and short sentences, board books, sticker books and activity books. Nursery rhymes and verse books are also a part of the stack. reading room Here we bring on multiple reading strategies to improve the reading skills with age-appropriate books and resources. We have a collection of over 2000 books. This room also serves to host story telling sessions at regular intervals. infirmary SEI places great importance on the health and safety of our students. Each campus has a qualified nurse available from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm and a well-equipped infirmary where first aid is administered. All minor cuts and wounds are tended to here. Any oral medication is administered only after the permission of the parents has been sought. Any larger medical emergencies are immediately referred to the nearby hospital. SEI also arranges health promotion activities such as an annual check-up, dental and ophthalmologic camps. counselling SEI has full-time counselors in both campuses to listen to students’ concerns about academic, emotional or social problems. The main role of the counselor is to ensure that the students process their problems in a timely manner and plan goals and action. Our counselor also helps mediate conflict between students and teachers. This helps address the behavioral issues marked by the teachers thereby helping the teacher to understand the students better. School Counselor is available at both our campuses. A student may walk-in to visit or schedule an appointment with the counselor as appropriate. Information is kept confidential unless the situation warrants it, such as when the safety of the child is in question. If required, the counselor will call upon parents to discuss their child’s behavior. Parents wishing to meet with their child’s counselor can schedule an appointment. Kalakshetra Cafeteria Dining Hall Auditorium Kalakshetra The Indian art tradition has a unique ability to inspire knowledge and dedication which awakens the naturally available human emotions. In line with this principle, we have created a centre for artistic and cultural endeavour that inspires, encourages, and extends knowledge on all forms of “KALA” which is “ART”. This space actively exercises the mind body with activities like music, dance, drama, puppetry, visual art and more. Apart from the extra-curricular activities, we enthusiastically promote art forms from the Indian history and heritage. Cafeteria SEI serves only vegetarian food inside the campus. Both the campus houses a canteen that provides light snacks and essential stationery items as well.We also serve a simple but hygienic rotating-menu lunch daily, so parents don’t have to rush to pack a lunch in the morning.It is the responsibility of the parent to ensure that appropriate tokens are purchased or they entrust the children with the appropriate amount of money. Drinking water is available throughout the day across the campus. Dining hall We have a spacious colourfully designed lunch hall for the students to have their nutritious snacks/lunch either home packed or the one served in our school cafeteria.Keeping the student’s health and well-being in mind, we also provide hot water facility. Auditorium An expansive and well- equipped auditorium with a seating capacity of 300 used extensively for student performance, parent meetings, special assemblies, workshops and guest lecturers.