M'luru: VIBGYOR Roots and Rise goes beyond curriculum to co-curricular, extracurricular activities
Mangaluru, Feb 14: Today, learning is not only restricted to classrooms in addition, co-curricular and extracurricular activities are crucial for student success. At VIBGYOR Roots and Rise – here, students are encouraged to explore, experiment, express and enhance their skills through various co-curricular and extracurricular activities.
It not only instils a competitive attitude but also helps them understand the importance of hard work, self-efficacy and develops self-esteem. As a result of constant effort of the school and students, VIBGYOR students are achieving accolades at various levels.
VIBGYOR Kidzathon Quiz competition
The school had recently organized a ‘VIBGYOR Kidzathon Quiz Competition’ for English and Mathematics. More than a hundred students from across Dakshina Kannada region participated in the first round and 30 students qualified for the second round which was conducted at VIBGYOR Roots and Rise – Mangaluru. Students from various schools bagged the junior and senior Kidzathon titles for their exemplary performance.
Spellquest India competition
Three VIBGYOR students scored above 90% in the state-level ‘SpellQuest India Competition’ and qualified to participate in the national level competition. In the state winners category, Trishul L Shetty (Grade 1) achieved the third rank. Kashni D Devadiga (Grade 1) was announced Merit Holder in the state winner category while Tweesha Maroli received appreciation in the state appreciation category.
‘With changing times, children are spending more time huddled with play stations, computer games, tablets etc. The need of the hour is to create an environment which encourages them to spend time doing activities and interacting with the other children of their age which will help them to develop interpersonal skills. Kidzathon and SpellQuest have helped students gain confidence and value hard work,’ said Dr Kusmum D’Sa, principal, VIBGYOR Roots and Rise – Mangaluru.
About VIBGYOR Group of Schools
Founded in 2004, VIBGYOR Group of Schools, recognized as India’s most admired brands in education in 2018, is a leading chain of K-12 schools known for its quality education and academic excellence. The group offers a unique range of world-class educational services for the holistic development of students in curricular and co-curricular studies across all its schools. Under the leadership of Rustom Kerawalla, founder chairman of the institution, VIBGYOR Group is set to explore new horizons with 39 schools in 14 major cities, reaching out to more than 55,000 students nationwide.
VIBGYOR High caters to students from grades 1 to 12, and VIBGYOR Kids to the pre-primary segment with a student-teacher ratio of 10:1 on an average. VIBGYOR High provides a mixed spectrum of national and international levels of education in affiliation with CISCE, CBSE and Cambridge International.