Sarla Chopra DAV Public School, Noida is a coeducational day school affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Noida. Founded in 1985, Sarla Chopra DAV Centenary Public School is managed by the DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi.
The school aims to promote a well-balanced and holistic education based on Vedic culture.
The school’s mission is to provide quality education through tested and accepted procedures and processes that aim at continual improvement of the learners, an education for human excellence which helps children grow into responsible citizens of their country who will build a caring and sharing society. The school’s curriculum woven with strings of Vedic knowledge and culture and a host of co-curricular activities, aims at building integrated and wholesome personalities, equipped with the 21st century skills and strong value system. The school also aims to build fearless, confident, receptive, creative and imaginative, active and perceptive yet kind, soft-spoken and well-behaved, disciplined and dedicated, hardworking and sincere and above all cheerful and smiling citizens.
The 5.5 acre school campus hosts classrooms equipped with smart boards, a well stocked library, well equipped labs for physics, chemistry and biology, math lab, social science lab and fully equipped computer and multimedia lab with latest IT hardware and software functioning. The campus facilities also include multimedia hall, dance rooms, music rooms, medical infirmary, an activity hall with puzzle, board games, beads, playing dough, toys that develop skills, coordination and sharp memory, the school also has a toy room for tiny tots equipped with stuff toys, push vehicles, pull back toys, tent doll houses, casio, xylophones, nine pins and a host of child friendly toys.
The sports infrastructure includes indoor games hall, gym, yoga centre, table tennis hall, playgrounds for outdoor games like cricket, basketball, football, volleyball, handball, swimming pool and splash pool for kindergarten.
According to a school spokesperson, Sarla Chopra DAV Public School Noida has etched a name for itself as an abode of learning and a sanctorum of wisdom. The school believes education is beyond text books and true learning comes from self enquiry and research, from discussion, from reading and from encouraging the natural curiosity of young minds. The school hones the students’ talents, sculpts their inherent potentials, chisels their thinking prowess not through teaching but by facilitating and leads them to the threshold of learning from where they grasp each lesson of life on their own and prove to be the true citizens of India.
The school publishes a notice every year in the month of September or October in leading newspapers of Delhi for admission to LKG/Nursery for the upcoming academic year and applications forms are issued for a week.
The age eligibility for LKG is 3 years plus as on April 1 of the year in which admission is sought. The admission process includes an informal interaction with the parents and the child. Admissions are closed as soon as the seats are filled and the list of selected candidates is displayed on the school notice board.
Admissions to other classes are subject to availability of seats and are offered in the month of February. Admission for UKG to class II involves informal interaction and activity based test to enable the school to see whether the child has achieved the required proficiency level in Languages like English, Hindi and numerical ability in mathematics.
Every candidate registered for admission to class III to IX needs to write an assessment test and also appear for an interaction with the admission committee. The written test for these classes are conducted in English, mathematics and Hindi for classes III to VI and in English, mathematics and science for classes VII to IX. Children are tested on the previous class syllabus.
Registration for admission to class XI commences from the day of declaration of the CBSE class X results. The registration is open only for 3-4 days after the declaration of the result. The school offers science, commerce and humanities streams at senior secondary level.
The annual tuition fee is follows:
Kindergarten: INR 42600/-
Class I and II: INR 45000/-
Class III to V: INR 46200/-
Class VI to VIII: INR 50280/-
Class IX and X: INR 57720/-
Class XI and XII: INR 63900/-
Sarla Chopra DAV Public School, Noida is a recipient of the International School Award 2015-18 instituted by the British Council.
Being a day school, Sarla Chopra DAV Public School, Noida doess not offer accommodation facility.