HindustanTimes Mon,03 Aug 2015

Excellence within their reach

West Delhi schools also keep parents in mind while educating the child

A nerve centre of new-age schools

Rise of residential colonies in the region also means the area is becoming home to several good schools reports Manoj Sharma

High on academic rigour

The school, which had a humble beginning in tents with about 117 students, continues to be one of the most sought-after schools in west Delhi.

Adapting to new changes

The school, whose curriculum is harmonious blend of academics, sports and extra curricular activities, also gives individual attention to students a lot of importance. A lot of emphasis is laid on play, activities and projects. For students of pre-primary and primary classes, small expeditions, movie shows and nature walks are organised.

Modern & traditional blend

Hansraj Model School was established in 1966. It is one of the oldest and the most sought-after schools in west Delhi.

Charting a new, unique course

Southeast Delhi schools have emerged as an alternative to older, more established schools

Stress-free, hassle-free

Students describe Mother’s International School as stress-free and parents describe it as hassle-free.

Creating global citizens

The school finds its 2.6 acre campus limiting as far as expansion of infrastructure and sporting facilities are concerned. This is the reason the school falls behind other schools in the categories of sports and infrastructure.

Inclusive learning

The school excels in sports despite facing a space crunch after the DMRC took away some of the school’s land for Metro construction.

Complete, cutting-edge curriculum

Southwest Delhi has managed to surprise all by becoming an educational hub with special traits

Capital’s own legacy of success

Southwest Delhi schools are catching parents’ fancy who look for institutes that focus on all-round development

A name to reckon with

The school invests a lot in teacher training programmes, with the teachers attending regular workshops and seminars, to constantly upgrade their skills. TSRS lays a lot of emphasis on students with special education needs and these students engage in many extra and co-curricular activities throughout the year.

Lessons beyond books

Vasant Valley gives equal importance to sports as well, with its students bringing laurels to the school.

The torchbearer

Springdales has made promising efforts in the fields of community service and helped eradicate illiteracy. Its unique inclusive education program ensures that children with special needs, as also those from economically backward homes get every opportunity to join the mainstream.

Northern lights show the way

Equal stress on academics and sports help schools in north Delhi come up top

Bridging the north-south divide

North Delhi is slowly but surely developing as a strong hub of education reports Harsha Baruah

Academic excellence

DPS, Rohini, has topped the rankings for the north zone for the second consecutive year.

Where quality comes first

Montfort School, Ashok Vihar, has climbed up from fourth position last year to the top of the rankings in the north zone this year.

Churning out sportspersons

BBPS has various clubs as well, such as the Paper Recycling Club, the Gardening Club and the Pinnacle Club, where students can learn different forms of programming, animation and advanced graphics.

Aware of scholastics, society both

East Delhi schools are not very old. But in a short span, they have made a big difference

East Delhi now offers a choice

Schools in this area can stand in competition with any south Delhi school  reports Preetika Rana

Innovative teaching tools

The school envisions imparting education and creating global leaders out of students from all walks of life, including slow learners and the physically challenged.

Mantra of active learning

The school has smart classrooms that include projectors and audio-visuals modules. Teachers too undergo continuous training and attend regular workshops to hone their skills.

Training for success

The school was established in September 1988 by the Shanti Devi Progressive Education Society and is spread over three acres, has 11 laboratories and six IT-enabled learning rooms, two multipurpose auditoriums and several clubs.

Parents’ pride, kids’ paradise

Great infrastructure, reputation & stress on academics, help Central Delhi schools stay ahead

City schools get better with age

The schools in central Delhi years ago, are the preferred choice of parents today

A tradition of excellence

The school is way ahead of other schools in infrastructure, extra-curricular activities, sports and competence of teachers.

Smart new kid on block

The school has almost one teacher for every 12 students, a ratio that is much better than that of most other schools.

Boosting competitive spirit

Delhi Public School (DPS), Mathura Road, is the parent school of the DPS Society, which now has 130 schools under its name including 14 schools abroad.

Chartbusters of southwest zone

Last but not the least A mix of old and new, the schools of southwest Delhi are offering education with eyes on the world. Hindustan Times profiles schools ranked 4 to 10 in the HT-C fore Southwest zone schools survey.

Nursery for the environment-concious

Environment is a big concern for both students and teachers here.

Shri Ram tops schools’ chart in southwest

Fun and learning Before introducing children to writing, the school
develops their motor skills

Shaping dreams of a new east

Across the river Schools in east Delhi have adapted themselves well to the demands of integrated learning. Hindustan Times profiles schools ranked 4 to 10 in the HT-C fore East zone schools survey.

Partying hard at clubs in school

Ahlcon Public School puts a lot of stress on co-curricular activities.

Ahlcon captains the trans-Yamuna fleet

High mast Dedicated to locals and grooming students for success, Ahlcon Public School is East Delhi number one Piyusha Chatterjee reports

Top schools: the westside stories

Campus Stories If some are good in sports, the others stole the show in academic rigour. Jaya Shroff Bhalla and Pranav Dixit profile schools ranked 4 to 10 in the HT-C fore West zone schools survey.

Catching ’em young for mission ‘green’

Rusheel Agarwal, a class 9 student of St. Francis De Sales, was awarded a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh for his environment- friendly project on electricity generation from hydraulic power.

St Francis rides past competition, tops west

NOT JUST BOOKS Academics goes hand in hand with environment and moral education here

Southeast: Close finish in race to top

Sports and more Schools ranked between 4 and 10 in the HT-C fore Southeast Delhi school survey are neck and neck in providing facilities to students, find Meher Ali and Manoj Sharma

Meet the Mother of all southeast schools

no. 1 Focus on values and co-curriculars helps Mother’s International beat rivals in HT-C fore top schools survey

Poll stars on the northern hemisphere

7 Stars Harsha Baruah and Jatin Anand explore schools that topped HT-C fore North Delhi survey and find new age education has ventured beyond textbooks and blackboards

Where the teacher’s mind is without fear

One of DPS Rohini’s strongest points, the Hindustan Times-C fore survey found, was its faculty.

DPS Rohini beats all, conquers north poll

Chart Buster Modern schooling principles and practices help DPS Rohini become no. 1 in North Delhi Harsha Baruah and Jatin Anand reports

Central Delhi schools: best of the rest

All Here Big reputation, celebrity alumni are hallmarks of schools ranked fourth to 10th in the HT-C fore Central Delhi top schools list, find Tenzin Nangsyal and Kamayani Singh

Where the day begins with a chat

What set the school apart from rivalsare its faculty and the strong focus its lays on student-and-teacher relationships.

Don’t always have to be old to win gold

NO. 1 Focus on students,co-curricular facilities help 11-year-old Sanskriti trump strong Central Delhi rivals

Passing the inclusion test

Not all schools in east Delhi are well-known, so discerning parents queue up to put their children in the area's biggies such as Ahlcon International, Salwan Public School or Amity International, located in Mayur Vihar. Zehra Kazmi and Paramita Ghosh report. Top ten schools of east Delhi