- Nursery to X
- CBSE Board
- English Medium
- Day School
- Co-ed School
- School provides transportation
- Grades: Nursery, 1-10
- School Day: Monday - Saturday
- Timing: 10am - 5pm
- Gender: Co-Educational
- Religion: All
- Principal: Surender Sachdeva
- Acronym: DPS
- Curriculum: CBSE
- Language: English
- Fees: Contact School
SCHOOL BOOK SHOP All school books and articles of stationery can be purchased from the school Book Shop, which remains open from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on all working days. The price list, duly approved by the school authorities is displayed in the Book Shop. For the purpose of uniformity, students are required to buy exercise books of the standard design bearing the name of the school, from the School Book Shop. SCHOOL LIBRARY The School Library is open to all bonafide students of the school. All classes are provided with at least one library period per week. The library is equipped with computers, Internet. USE OF TECHNOLOGY The new initiative by the management of DPS Ahmedabad has created a revolution in the field of education by providing its students ICT based Learning and Education content which incorporates process of Cognitive Learning to provide the best possible teaching aids and learning solutions. The technology led solutions help teachers explain concepts better, increase level of understanding of students and help children improve their performance. It enhances learning by using multi-media based animations, graphics and videos to explain concepts in a very interactive and intuitive manner. This initiative empowers DPS to provide state-of-the-art classroom to its students with Smart boards, multimedia content which provides audio and visual learning facilities. By using the Smart Board content, the teacher can show the student a three-dimensional working model of the same, which will definitely help an average-learner or even a slow-learner to improve their performance. COMPUTER EDUCATION Delhi Public School, Ahmedabad has 3 well equipped computer labs. Computer Education is imparted to students from classes I to X. It is so organised that on completion of class X the students are familiar with MS-office. Foxpro, Visual Basic, MS-Access, Corel draw, Internet, Photoshop, HTML, Oracle, Frontpage, C and Flash. The audio visual room is equipped with V-Sat connection to facilitate online classroom teaching. SCHOOL TRANSPORT The school has a fleet of 75 well-maintained buses. Students can avail of the School Transport subject to the availability of seats. The routes of the school buses are drawn and the parents should consult the school transport in-charge for necessary details. Bus facility is not mandatory.
DPS, Bopal, Ahmedabad offers a unique sports ground which is spread over 3.5 acres. The facilities provided are:
- 200 meters natural turf athletic track.
- Standard size natural turf football field.
- 200 meters International size banked Skating
- Velodrome (Skating Rink)
- 2 Basketball courts
- 2 Cricket pitches
- Volleyball court
- First school in the western region to have 15 meters high artificial Rock climbing wall.
- Rifle Shooting
- Javelin Throw
- Shot Put
- Discus throw
The school has coaching in morning during the Zero and 1st period for all the above mentioned sporting facilities by the Physical Education department. The school also encourages other sports. SCHOOL CLINIC The School Clinic is looked after by a qualified nurse. Medical check-up of students is regularly carried out by a qualified doctor and a record is maintained. Parents are informed if the doctor is of the opinion that a child needs special attention.
Parents are requested not to send sick children to school for attending classes or appearing for examinations. It is inconvenient for the school to send them back home.
GUIDELINES TO PARENTS TO KEEP THEIR CHILD HEALTHY
- Maintain personal hygiene like, clipping of nails, washing hair regularly and being neat on a regular basis.
- Exercise regularly.
- Sleep for at least eight hours daily.
- Have a balanced diet, nutritionally rich in proteins and milk.
- Drink water which is either boiled or filtered. All students are advised to bring their own water bottles from home.
- Avoid consumption of ice-cream, other milk products and eatables from road side vendors.
- Get dental and opthalmic check up done once every year by a Dental Surgeon and Opthalmologist.
- Immunise against diseases.
- Remain home if there is any infectious disease at home or in the neighbourhood and report the fact to the Principal / Sr. Vice Principal / Vice Principal /
- Headmistress immediately till the contagious period is over.
- When suffering from diseases such as Chicken Pox,
- Scabies, Cholera, Measles, Mumps, Whooping-Cough,
- Swine flu, Jaundice etc. observe the prescribed period of quarantine mentioned under the heading "Absence" in the almanac.
- Students suffering from chronic diseases like
- Asthma, Epilepsy, Rheumatic heart disease, etc. are advised to be under continuous medical supervision of a specialised doctor. History of their illness must be informed to the Academic Coordinator in writing along with the treatment being taken.
SCHOOL COUNSELLING CENTRE The School counseling centre offers advice on personal problems or remedial counselling for students facing a problem in their academic, social or personal sphere. Aptitude tests are conducted at requisite times. ART & CRAFT DEPARTMENT The art and craft department has two activity rooms/ art studio. The department has qualified and specialized teachers to take care of all aspects of Art and Craft requirements viz - Sculpture, Fashion and Clothing technology, Drawing and Painting, Commercial Art and illustration. The activity rooms have been specially designed to suit the needs of children. The rooms have got work platforms with cabinets, activity tables, display shelves, soft boards all around and huge windows for natural light. It has computer station with all the amenities like internet, scanner, printer etc. The facilities are comparable to the art studio of any premier art institute. SCIENCE DEPARTMENT The crucial role of experiments in school science curriculum is universally accepted. There are several ways to facilitate and improve the learning of Science. Experiments help students to:
- develop right perspective of science.
- generate interest in science.
- develop basic skills & competencies.
The School has setup a Science Park (Da Vinci Park) to develop a scientific temperament among students. It is model of learning with fun. The theories of Science can be easily understood through hands-on experience in this game zone. To promote activity & experiment based learning, the school has well equipped Physics, Chemistry, Biology Labs and a General Science Lab for the middle and secondary classes. DANCE & MUSIC DEPARTMENT Dance and Music is an activity which helps a student to develop cultural bonding and helps a student in his/her complete development. So, the Dance and Music Activity is the integral part of the school curriculum and every student up to class VIII compulsorily goes to the Dance and Music Room at least once a week. The school has separate rooms for dance, music and instrumental training. The dance room has mirrors fitted on the walls for better learning. The school provides training in instruments like : Casio, Congo, Bongo, Drum set, Harmonium, Tabla, Sitar, Guitar etc.
The school has highly qualified faculty for dance, music and instruments.
Audio Visual Room Learning is facilitated by frequent use of the audio-visual room which is specially allocated for teaching in all academic sessions. Students are also encouraged to make use of this room for presentations by them for different projects. The air-conditioned AV Room facilitates workshop for students and teachers at regular intervals. Trips & Tours Students are taken for annual trips to give them a chance to explore new places and increase their knowledge and exposure to the world outside. They are also taken out for picnics and educational trips. Our students have taken trips within India as well as abroad. Yearly Activities March Past, Annual Day/Sports Day, Parents’ Day, Inter-School Debate, Extempore, Competitions, Kalayatan are the annual activities carried out in the school. All children are encouraged to participate in these activities. Specially for our little learners, on the Parents’ Day, all pre-primary students are given a chance to perform on stage.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Social Studies
- Computer Science
- Physical Education
- Dance & Painting
DPS Ahmedabad is committed to provide education that helps to develop children into balanced personalities, with sound values of love, kindness, devotion and service before self. "2014- Green & Global Practices" Delhi Public School, Bopal is a member of the Delhi Public School Society, which has a prominent presence in India with 145 schools, besides those in Middle East, USA and Nepal. The Society started its first school in 1948 and since then it has consistently given quality education that is aimed at the overall development of every child. Affiliated to the CBSE (Delhi), DPS is a co-educational English-medium school which operates from two campuses: DPS-Bopal Pre School, Satellite and DPS Bopal. At Satellite , we have the pre-primary classes (Nursery, Junior KG and Senior KG). At Bopal, we have the Primary (Grade 1 to 5), Secondary (Grade 6 to 10) and Senior Secondary (Grade 11 & 12) for Science, Commerce and Humanities Streams.