VES aims to develop the 21st century skills of self learning and communication in students. Activities are designed and planned in a manner which challenges and stimulates students to explore their abilities within a safe learning environment and ensures every child emerges as confident human beings. The main motto of extra-curricular activities is personality development. These are the activities which promotes students to take up their study in a healthy manner. All-round development as well as intellectual development is not the domain of curriculum, these characteristics can be judiciously fulfilled by co-curricular activities.
A wide range of activities are creatively designed for students for all age groups. Students are provided an opportunity to participate in various inter-school activities such as elocution, debate, science exhibitions, creative writing, arts and sports.
Sports is an integral part of the curriculum. The school offers a wide range of sports to students.
Students are well trained by the Physical Education instructors and coaches and are provided with ample opportunities to participate in various events and competitions.
There is emphasis on team spirit, sportsmanship and on purposeful, goal-oriented activities through various sporting disciplines such as:
Cricket, Basket ball, Football, Volleyball, Shuttle badminton, Karate, free hand games and indoor sports like Carrom and Chess. Yoga and meditation are also an essential part of the sporting activities.
Specialized cricket coaching is given to students on the weekends by experienced coaches and the school etches on building a strong cricket team.
The House System:
To foster healthy competition and cooperation among students, house system is followed and students are divided into four houses and inter-house competitions are conducted throughout the year in literary, cultural and sports activities.
Exclusive NCC (National Cadet Corps) activities are conducted throughout the year where in qualified NCC officials provide extensive training to interested students.
NCC Camps are organized to introduce cadets to a regimented way of life and this helps in developing camaraderie, team work, leadership qualities, self-confidence, self-reliance and dignity of labour in the cadets.
Extra curricular activities:
"One small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day"
A strong and dynamic co-curricular programme is an integral part of the school education system. It does wonders for a child in providing them a foundation of well-rounded education which goes beyond the boundaries of the classroom. We are organizing various activities like KARATE, DANCE, HANDWRITING CLASSES, LEAPSTART CLASSES, etc for all round development of the students.
School assembly is one of the most important aspects of the school's curriculum as it powerfully creates positive reflective ethos and promote value based education. Students begin their day at school by a school prayer, followed by regional and national song and concludes with the rendition of national anthem. News headlines are read to keep students informed about current affairs and is followed by a thought for the day.
Systematic training is given to students in declamation, public speaking, debating and dramatizing.
Regular training is given to students in fine arts, music, dance and dramatics which culminates on various school events.
Books stimulate imagination whereas field trips and excursions create memories that remain etched in the minds of students. Field trips are organized to places of educational interest in and around the city as a part of experiential learning wherein children explore what they have learnt in the classroom and compare to real life situations and environments.