Silas International School Udupi

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The School has 20 acres of prime land with class rooms, hostel block and residential flats for the Staff, A 400 meter track is getting ready and the greening of the Campus is underway.

Aim

The motto of the school is ‘LET YOUR LIGHT SHINE’ so that people around us seeing our good actions will praise the Lord in Heaven. So it is humane education to the benefit of all.

Objectives

To create an environment conducive for learning.
To enable the children to experience the excitement of learning.
To introduce child-centered teaching because you cannot teach a child unless it wants to learn.
To equip every child with the basic requirements for modern living.
To bring about the balanced development of the intellect, mind and body of every child.
To emphasise the importance of ethical values and discipline in living.

Academic Programme

The School during 2004-2005 will have classes from Playschool – Ninth Grade. It is being affiliated to the ICSE Board, New Delhi. Thus the School brings International syllabus within the reach of Udupi people.

Admission Procedures

Admission to all classes is done through Registration, Entrance Test of 15 Minutes each in English, Kannada/Hindi and Maths and Interview. At the time of admission the following are required:
1. Transfer Certificate from the previous School.
2. Marks Card of the previous exam passed.
3. Conduct Certificate.
4. Passport size Photos – 4
5. Date of birth Certificate.

Test and Exams

Teaching, learning and testing are the three integral parts of the same thing called education.
The School follows a progressive system of evaluations with four Unit Tests and two Examinations. Children don’t study unless there is a necessity. Hence the exam.

Teaching

To facilitate individual attention to each child and identification and development of the talent in each child, the classroom maximum strength has been kept at 30 students.

Sports and Games

To spur the sporting talent in every child physical exercises like mass drill and games are encouraged.

Co-curricular and Extra Curricular Activities

To provide opportunities for the full blossoming of every human potential. special classes are arranged to teach playing of musical instruments and dancing. To foster team spirit and social cohesion Bulbul, cubs and Scouts activities are encouraged.

Morning Assembly

Fear of God is the beginning of wisdom. So the day in the School starts with a prayer to the Almighty. This will instil good behavior, respect for authority and reverence to the elders in the minds of the children.

Remedial Classes

Since we believe that the pace of learning differs from child to child, slow learners are given special attention by the teachers in the form of additional classes.

House System

The entire School is divided into four houses – Matthew, Mark, Luke and John referring to four qualities of God – the kingly authority of God

(Lion, Matthew).  the heart of God (Ox, Mark), The Human face of God (Man, Luke) and the loftiness of His deity ( Eagle, John)

Residential Facilities

A homely hostel with comfortable four seater rooms and vegetarian and non vegetarian separate dining facilities and Separate accommodation for boys and girls is getting ready.

SILAS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
HANUMANTHA NAGARA
PUTTUR B.P.O., UDUPI 576 105
Karnataka, India
School Office: +91 820 2582607, 2581707. Fax: +91 820 2582607
E-mail: silasschool@yahoo.co.in