Sapphire creates an environment which opens up horizons for the students to carve a niche out of themselves in the multitudinousfacets ranging from academics to sports to performing arts. We follow the investigative method of education which ascertain long term retention. Our aim is to provide our students with an interesting milieu where they see each day as a new challenge to conquer with renewed vigour everyday.
“Books wash away from the soul, the dust of everyday life.”
We humans lose ourselves in books yet find ourselves there too. Inculcating this very habit of book reading is highly stressed upon at Sapphire. Thus, keeping this in mind we have a library secluded from the tumult of the effervescent school. Keeping up with the tech savvy generation, Sapphire also provides the students with e-books which entice them greatly and inculcate in them the habit of reading.
Our Science Lab is a capacious room which caters to the experimental minds of our students.Lab activities and experiments engage student’s mind which help them to acquire necessary skills, knowledge and confidence. The lab is equipped with the latest equipments as per CBSE curriculum where students carry out their experiments in an innovative and inspiring environment.
The mathematics laboratory is a place where anybody can experiment and explore patterns and ideas. Many of the activities present a problem or a challenge, with the possibility of generating further challenges and problems. The activities help students to visualize, manipulate and reason. They provide opportunity to make conjectures and test them, and to generalize observed patterns.Thus, this was the sole reason that we were inspired to provide our little mathematicians with a mathematics lab. Our lab is equipped with all the equipments which aid in learning in an innovative and fun environment.
The state of the art multipurpose hall has a capacity for the inhouse small events. It is a platform which provides the students with countless opportunities to prove their mettle in the various activities organized as inter-house or inter-school competitions.
Our tiny tots have a whale of a time in our play zone which has a massive jungle gym which adheres to the safety parameters for the wellbeing of our students.
Montessori education is an educational approach developed by Italian physician and educator Maria Montessori and characterized by an emphasis on independence, freedom within limits, and respect for a child’s natural psychological, physical, and social development. Our Montessori room is very well equipped catering to the needs of child education.
Learning and fun continues even after the school day is done. In our extended daycare activities the children engage their kinetic minds in a balance of homework support, creative arts and other fun activities. In this endeavor, the nutrition aspect is also given equal importance. The students are provided with a healthy meal which ensures a healthy body.
“Familiarizing students with healthy, good, nutritious food in school may change their eating habits and overall health”
- Juliana Cohen
Sapphire serves a healthy vegetarian diet to its students which is cooked in a hygienic kitchen by our expert staff. The menu includes North Indian, South Indian, Continental and Chinese cuisines. It is planned by a qualified dietician who stress on the nutritional value of the food.
The safety of our pupils is of utter importance and first priority for us. Sapphire has security guards who do not allow any visitors without prior appointment. The entire school premises is continuously monitored through cctv cameras. The school is outfitted with new safety elements like cameras at entrances and hideout areas, fire alarms, monitoring devices to keep students, faculty and staff in a protected environment. At Sapphire, the well being of students is of great importance to us. An onsite trained and qualified nurse is available to manage the emergencies that may arise during the school hours. The infirmary is equipped with the basic first aid facilities and medicines to address the health needs of learners in our school.
At SIS, we are conscious that our students operate in an increasingly digital and global world. Our holistic approach to teaching and learning acknowledges that inquiry and problem solving contribute to students’ development of Thinking Skills and strategies that are needed in equipping them to face the rapidly changing demands of the 21st Century.
Technology provides the means and the context to help the students become skillful problem solvers who can learn to utilize technology effectively and responsibly to gain a competitive edge during their schooling and beyond.