GNS has adopted the ICSE curriculum (Indian Council for Secondary Education, New Delhi) and follows it throughout the grade levels. Teaching and learning are enriched through a variety of practical experiences and hands- on activities. Teachers choose age- appropriate methods to expose children to different topic areas and to make learning meaningful and fun.
Learning enhancement exercises, remedial classes and many other innovative methods used to achieve a successful learning experience.
Student centered activities involve a combination of Montessori activities and Kindergarten activities to develop gross and fine motor skills. The classes for our youngest student combine traditional educational values with innovative teaching techniques. Learning through drama, songs, rhymes, sound games, phonic videos, group work and other hands-on student-centered activities using multi-sensory methods facilitate the mission of our school, which is 'The Joy of Learning'.
The ICSE curriculum prescribes the following topic areas:
Preparatory, Class I & Class II
English. Maths, EVS (Environmental Science), Language (Hindi/Kannada), Computer Studies.
From 2018 onwards Kannada will be offered as compulsary second language starting at Class I with additional second language Hindi.
Class III - Class V
English, Maths, EVS(Environmental Science), Science, Social Studies, II Language (Hindi/Kannada), Computer Studies.
Class VI - Class VIII
English, Maths, Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology), Social Studies (History, Civics, Geography), II Language (Hindi/Kannada), III Language (Kannada, Sanskrit)
- Students who take Hindi as their II Language will have Kannada, Sanskrit as the III Language between standards V and VIII.
- Students who take Kannada as their II Language will have Hindi, Sanskrit as the III Language between standards V and VIII.
Class IX - Class X
English, Maths, Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology), Social Studies (History, Civics, Geography), II Language (Hindi/Kannada), 6th Subject (Computer Application / Economics Applications / Art)
Curriculum Of Study
The School prepares pupils for the ICSE (Indian Certificate of Secondary Education) Examination of the Delhi Board. The Examination is taken at the end of Standard X. For the ICSE examination, the following subjects have to be taken.
Part I (Compulsory)
1) English Language & Literature 2) Second Language 3) History, Civics and Geography
Part II (Compulsory)
4) Mathematics 5) Science (Physics, Chemistry & Biology)
Part III (Any One subject)
6) Economics Applications 7) Computer Applications 8) Art