IGCSE Beyond The Classroom

The entire academic year is carefully planned to provide a good blend of academic learning and extra curricular activities. Similar to Middle School, it is mandatory for each student to sign up for one club from a wide array of choices which help students learn new skills and develop collaboration and respect for each other. The competitive spirit is generated through intergrade events such as Debates, Quizzes, Be the Dancer, Football and Basketball championships.

At inter-school level, students in the IGCSE cohort participated in the BD Liga Football and BD Slam Dunk basketball tournaments. Over and above the extra curricular activities, students conduct Community Service. Students are encouraged to take independent initiatives and plan fundraising and sensitising their peers to the challenges faced by the underprivileged communities, such as Kick Like A Girl campaign, newspaper and toy collection drives and so on. They attend school sponsored sessions at Vatsalya every Wednesday, virtually now but with the same spirit of being inclusive of everyone. All these experiences enrich our students and provide a holistic experience.

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