At Ekya, school clubs are for the students, of the students and by the students with guidance from teachers and mentors. Each club has its own dedicated objective and provides students with opportunities to identify and nurture their unique talents.
ICT or Information and Communication Technology Club aims to nurture creative and programming skills in students, helping them sharpen their research and presentation skills. The club also aims to promote innovation among its members as they seek out technological solutions to problems that may arise in a school environment. It helps students improve their design capabilities and their skills with communication and information technology. It encourages members to appreciate the role of Information and Communication in today’s world. Students are introduced to website building and design among other activities.
Visual Art Club
Visual Art Club also called as ‘The Artist’s Hub’ focuses to promote a growing appreciation for art among our student. Photography is also a part of this club as we intend to focus on the elements & principles of art through this media. We wish to build an artistic skill in each and every student who is a part of this club by helping them to work on different media.
Language Club also called as ‘The Talent Pool’ aims to promote the use of English through storytelling and drama. Its activities involve students’ active participation making the learning experience both fun, dynamic and authentic. The objectives being:
Sports Club also called as ‘The Squadrons’ is committed to providing a healthy sporting habit among the students. The club encourages teamwork and coordination among diverse cultural & ethnic groups. It mainly infuses discipline & instills the value system among its members. It aims at:
Performing Arts Club
The importance of drama and performing arts in education is significant. The drama students learn to approach situations in an array of different manners which can help to develop creative thinking and new study techniques. Further, it builds confidence which benefits public speaking opportunities.
Brain Benders Club
A club for students who love to solve puzzles, the objective of Brain Benders is to provide a platform where children can hone their logical and analytical reasoning. These include activities like:
– puzzles on sequences, patterns, mirror images, and water images
– coding and decoding of cryptograms
– logical Venn diagrams
– memory games