The school has fully equipped laboratories for Physics, Chemistry,Biology and Computer Science. Hands – on- work in laboratories are vital incredient in the learning of Science subjects.We ensure that students gain all they can from these well-equipped laboratories . Models, Slides, Charts, Video and Audio cassettes and compact discs for other subjects are also available at the Audio Visual Laboratory.
The school library is spacious and well – stocked with over 1500 books ranging from fairy tales, Story books, encyclopedias, fictions, science, religions, arts, architecture and general knowledge to needle craft, cookery and flower arrangement. Periodicals and magazines on many subjects help students to spend many happy hours expanding their knowledge. The library materials are regularly reviewed and books are purchased liberally. It is manned by a library professional and experienced support staff. Our library is not simply a collection of books.It is home to variety of books, periodicals, journals,and audio-video materials and electronics databases.
Physical education is compulsory for all students. Ever evening they develop their physical skills playing games like Volleyball, Cricket, Football, Badminton, Kho – Kho, Kabaddi. The school has well maintained indoor stadium and outdoor sports facilities. Also available are high jump and long jump pits, javelin and shot put field. The school offers karate for all students. A Black Belt Karate Master conduct classes twice a week. Scouting and guiding are other extracurricular activities of the school. The Sports Day is an interschool athletic meet held annually during which the young athletes takepart in various events.
A child needs to develop in other areas of his /her personality apart from the academic. According to their aptitude, the students join one or the other of the clubs the school hasThe Science Club, the music Club, the Literary club, the Art Club etc. Club activities are normally held once in a week.The school has dedicated Band and Classical music and Dance teachers to train our students.
The school offers a varieties of activities to enable students to discover new areas of achievements beyond the class room. Students are encouraged to participate in these activities organized by the school.The list ranges from Elocution to Singing to flower arrangement. Various Inters House competitions in sports, dramatics, dance, music, quiz, elocution etc are held each year.
The school has a cabinet which is elected democratically. The young leaders are trained to be responsible institution. In addition, there are class prefects and house captain. The young pupil leaders are vested with many powers and are allowed to take individual and collective de relating to students. Most old students, currently managers and executives at major companies, attribute their success in life to BGS Public School, Sidlaghatta.
“Consciously or Unconsciously, every one of us does render some service or another. If we cultivate the habit of doing this service deliberately, our desire for service will steadily grow stronger, and it will make not only for our own happiness, but that world at large.” (Mahatma Gandhi).
Be it in visiting an old people’s home or a children’s orphanage or the poor and destitute children at our non fee paying schools, the students learn to give of themselves and bring a smile to those in need.