Sri Venkateshwar International School (VIS), Sector 18, Dwarka, New Delhi, was established in 2006. It is the second branch of the Venkateshwar Group of Schools, functioning on the successful ethos, philosophy and established systems of the pioneer school — Venkateshwar International School, Sector 10, Dwarka.
The school is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) New Delhi. It is a co-educational day school promoted with the objective of grooming “global citizens with good personality, ethics, values and a technological edge to meet the challenges of the emerging society”.
The classrooms are houses within a centrally air-conditioned building. All classrooms are equipped with Smart Interactive Boards/LCD TV, Computer and Knowledge Centre’s Digital Resource Material and internet facility. There are well-equipped laboratories and a well-stocked library.
The school has a swimming pool and facilities for lawn tennis, table tennis, basketball and skating.
VIS is affiliated to the CBSE. Pedagogies are child-friendly and activity based. Classes from preschool to class X are offered.
LCDs and multimedia are used extensively in the teaching process. Computers and internet are also used. Reasoning, experimentation and deduction are used to help students discover concepts.
Art and cultural activities include dramatics, pottery, craft, wall magazine, GK Club, Science Club, Social Science Club, folk dance and community projects.
Students are offered coaching in yoga, aerobics, korf ball, swimming, lawn tennis, table tennis, basketball, volleyball, chess, taekwondo, and skating.
Annual events such as Subject Expos, the Bal Mela, Athletic Meet, Annual Day Celebrations, Sports Day and inter-house competitions are conducted.
Details are available at the office.
Recently VIS was conferred the International School Award by the British Council. It is also the recipient of the National Green School Award 2012.
VIS students won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in the Inter-school Roller Skating championship held on July 29, 2012 at Decent Public School, Rohini.