World Environment School , Coorg

A boarding school creates opportunities to instill discipline, build moral values, co-operation and responsibility in an open, understanding and co-operative ambience. We offer the International Baccalaureate program, which has been very successful. India has over 40 schools, including the Doon School, offering this program. The IB diploma is accepted all over the world, including universities in India. In the United Kingdom, the IBDP is “regarded as more academically challenging and broader than three or four A-levels” The IB Diploma Programme is an academically challenging and balanced programme of education with final examinations that prepare students for success at university and life beyond. It has been designed to address the intellectual, social, emotional and physical well-being of students. The programme has gained recognition and respect from the world’s leading universities. The Diploma Programme will prepare students for effective participation in a rapidly evolving and increasingly global society. The curriculum will not cover Indian examinations. The IB Diploma helps students to develop physically, intellectually, emotionally and ethically acquire breadth and depth of knowledge and understanding, studying courses from 6 subject groups develop the skills and a positive attitude toward learning that will prepare them for higher education study at least two languages and increase understanding of cultures, including their own enhance their personal and interpersonal development through creativity, action and service This will be a green school. Re-cycling and re-using are mandatory. As far as possible, bio-degradable products will be used. The school spreads over 100 acres in the hills of Coorg. Clean air, cool climate, and very little opportunity to jump over the walls and go to town, since there isn’t one for 8 miles. Students must be 9 years old, or have passed Class 4. No more than 20 students per class. Teaching staff will be from any English speaking country, eg. the UK, the USA Australia, New Zealand, Canada, etc., or Indian teachers trained to teach the IB program. Indian teachers will teach Vedic math and Sanskrit (optional). Hindi will be a compulsory  subject for Indian nationals,  but they may choose not  to take this subject in the finals. All senior students will have laptops provided by the school. Each student will have a dedicated account to log into.  Only selected internet sites for research will be available through the school’s private server. In senior school, no paper will be used to write essays or homework. Internet will not be available beyond the school server. E mails to friends and family are allowed.  The student’s parents or guardians should provide a list of approved addresses.   The school will have junior and senior libraries for research, classical and light reading. Students will have no access to television. Special programs will be recorded and played for them. Movies will be shown occasionally. Guest speakers will be invited to speak on various topics. The assembly hall will double as an auditorium for plays, debates and music concerts. Laboratories will be according to international standards, including computer skills and basic coding. A doctor and two nurses are part of the staff and will be on call 24 hours. There will be a … Continue reading World Environment School , Coorg