Infrastructure

Classrooms/Tata Class Edge Classes

  • Classrooms : At SIS, the classrooms are spacious, vibrant, child friendly, print rich and well lit. Whether it be the gleaming number line on the wall, the colourful craft work strung across the class, or even bulletin boards, each part of the class contributes to the learning experience of the child. The furniture in each classroom is child friendly and safe. The housekeeping staff on duty on each floor ensures that cleanliness in the classroom is maintained at all times.
  • Smart Boards Supported By Tata Class Edge : Meet Technology, the presiding member of the SIS classroom. Technology in Education is a buzzword today. We have been successful in bringing technology to our classrooms with the introduction of interactive Whiteboards or Smart Boards. These allow students to interact with the lesson content while allowing teachers to integrate a range of resources with their lessons. Technology can be a great way to enable active learning and can be used to learn on one’s own or to collaborate with others. The classroom transforms into an interactive forum for sharing experiences among students, thus helping in widening their analytical faculties.

Library

The School library is a learning resource center in the widest sense as it houses information resources, expansive reading material and digital data with internet access. The library is well stocked with a wide collection of books on a variety of subjects.

The school library fosters the development of life-long learning abilities and love for reading in the students. It also provides teachers with instructional material and professional resources.

Ozone-friendly abode

Global warming, climate change, , depletion of ozone layer, and increase in air pollution are few of the problems from which our environment is suffering. Amid concerns over rising pollution the school management has taken effective preventive measures by installing:-

  • Regulated air- conditioning
  • Aeroguard Air Purifier
  • RO Water Purifier

Wellness Centre

Our association with a reputed hospital in Noida ensures that we are able to conduct complete procedural check-up of children during the academic year by a panel of doctors as well as provide first class medical services in case of an emergency.

We also have a medical room /infirmary with a full-time qualified nurse for minor complaints.

Laboratories

  • Computer Lab : The campus has a computer laboratory accessible to students during school hours with advanced infrastructure in terms of hardware and software to cater to the requirements of the students, teachers and the curriculum. The laboratory, caters to students of Classes I – VIII .Students get a chance to gain familiarity with Software Technology and are also able to do comprehensive research for their projects and presentations. Teachers constantly monitor the students’ stations to ensure that undesirable sites are not explored.
  • Science Lab : In our Science Lab , Scientific temper is inculcated in each child through exploration, observation & discovery. A hands-on approach is adopted at all developmental stages leading to conceptual understanding and an inquisitive and analytical mind. Emphasis is laid on sensitizing the learners to the application of concepts based on their curriculum.
  • Maths Lab : At SIS,the Mathematics laboratory is a place where students can experiment and explore patterns and ideas. It is the place to enjoy mathematics through informal exploration. The Math Lab provides an opportunity for the students to discover Mathematics through doing. Many of the activities present a problem or a challenge, with the possibility of generating further challenges and problems. The activities help students to visualize, manipulate and reason.

Work Experience Room/Art Room

The Visual Arts Rooms where expression of creativity and imagination are given wings. It is an outlet for individual thought, visualization exploration of inner creativity, expression of imagination and interpretation of ideas, events and environment.

The endeavour is to infuse a sense of aesthetic appreciation in each child, an ability to enjoy and appreciate beauty.The elaborate Art Studios with The faculty guides the children to achieve finesse Through numerous techniques.

Western Music/Indian Music/Tabla/Dance Room

Schooling at Somerville International School goes beyond the classrooms into the wider creative world outside. Apart from a keen focus on academics, various creative activities are taught that engage the mental and intellectual faculties of our students.

Music and Dance, both Indian and Western are offered to our students. They also learn the keyboard and guitar. Learning Tabla and Kathak allow them to gain valuable knowledge of our rich traditions and heritage. Confidence building, personality development and artistic skill are taught to our students, who delve into the artistic details with great enthusiasm and eagerness to learn. The pursuit of such creative activities adds another meaningful dimension to school life.

Sports Infrastructure

At SIS, Sports training is imparted to the students in order to inculcate in them a feeling of sportsman spirit, team spirit, self discipline and a spirit of general well-being. Every student participates in a Sports Activity of his/her choice. A well defined syllabus for sport of their choice, enables them to pursue with interest, the game of their liking. The school is constantly committed to providing excellent opportunities. The school has state-of-the-art sports infrastructure. This includes-

  • Basketball Court
  • Volleyball Court
  • Badminton Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Track for Track & Field Events.

Multipurpose Hall/Activity Room

Another significant feature that is being extensively utilized as an integral domain of display at the school is The Multipurpose Hall, where a wide spectrum of indoor activities are conducted.It is the centre of considerable activity and has facilities for indoor games, dramatics and musical performances.

The Activity Room is used for seminars, lectures ,teacher enhancement programmes, orientations , creative presentations & personality development programmes. It is also a venue for different curricular and co- curricular activities may it be, divinity, music, dance etc.

Transportation

Our school runs a number of CNG buses plying to parts of Noida, and New Delhi. Each bus is air-conditioned and is equipped with Radio Frequency Identification Card Device, first-aid kit and fire safety equipment. Teachers and trained support staff ensure safety and supervision of the children in the buses.

Safety & Security

For our School Management, the safety and security of students are of paramount importance. To ensure that our students are safe, secure at all times, we have -

  • 24 hours security at the school premises.
  • installed CCTVs around the school and in the classes.
  • State of the art fire safety equipment on our premises.
  • trained and monitored housekeeping staff on duty inside washroom areas and on each floor.
  • a complete first-aid kit and fire safety equipment in our CNG school buses.
  • issued I-cards for students which they must wear at all times in the school as well as on school trips.
  • issued parent I-cards which must be shown at the time of pick-up either from the school or the bus-stop.