Learning at GPS
At the age of 3+, a child comes out from the family to the School to meet the “first strangers” in their life. We know they must get the First Lesson of Social Life from us. Our KG Section is planned and executed keeping this as the basic postulate. Here they learn not only the early lessons of social behaviour, but also takes the lessons of growing up as an autonomous individual, with properly nurtured fine-motor skills.
Class 1 to Class 5
“Thotil Pazhakkam chutukad mattum” clearly narrates the importance of formation of proper habits at an early age. We also realise this and formation of Healthy Habits is focussed in the Primary Section. This is the age where children can start learning new things. In class IV, they will start learning Science, Social Science and ‘Third Language’, with Tamil being the Mother Tongue & English. In class III we introduce them to various ‘Leadership Skills’ by adopting a well-defined ‘Class Leadership’ structure with ‘Language Monitors, Hygiene Monitors’ etc.
Class 6 to Class 8
In class VI to VIII, children at the age group of 11 – 14, are able to learn faster, deeper and into the best details. This is the basic postulate we keep in mind while formulating lessons in these classes. At this age, children develops their understanding of society in its varied implications and we lead them to Learn more, Apply what is learnt and practice more. At this age we introduce them to array of opportunities of skill development and Leadership Practices. Along with Language and Hygiene Monitors, there are Class House Leaders, who will learn and practice organised social life and orderly More... behaviour. Various Clubs activities are begun at this level. Mathematics Club, Science Club, Heritage Club, Language Club are only a few to mention. Children appreciate the roll of family and Value of Elders in the family at this age. Less...
9 And 10
Class IX & X are crucial in the life of any child as they opened-up to the “World of Competition and Opportunities” when they face their first Board Examination in class X. Each child is personally guided and nurtured to prepare them face the Board Examination with ‘confidence & hope’. The school has well defined “Remedial Mechanism” for slow learners to score their best possible and the gifted children to secure centum.
Senior Secondary Section.
11 And 12
Each child & parent will be able to choose a combination of subjects at this stage which will suite the aptitude and ambitions of them. We realise that this is the stage of ‘Specialisation’ & ‘Diversification’. Subject combinations offered in the school are;
1. English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Mathematics.
2. English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Computer Science.
3. English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics & Computer Science.
4. English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology & More... Physical Education/Tamil.
5. English, Accountancy, Business Studies, Economics & Computer Science.