The latest grand addition to the already existing vast infrastructural facilities at Shemford Pinjore is the 3 Dimensional Theatre. This advanced computer technology provides new ways of interaction resulting in a more efficient and long lasting learning process in a short period of time. It can interpret complex concepts into simplified visual experience and improves the impact of knowledge transfer.
With a revolutionary growth in technology there is something new to learn everyday for students.We, at Shemford Pinjore provide them with latest technologies and tool to be ready to face different competitions. Robotics Engineering is one such field. A robotics lab has been set in the school.
The students are given training and hand on experience in the robotics lab. Creation of robots is a lot of fun. They learn the art of reducing work with the help of robots. It opens the door for these students to become professionals to take up Robotic Engineering as career when they grow up.
The lab is well-equipped with the latest State-of-Art Technology which includes sophisticated computer software. It is a resource center for teachers and students. All students of the school have the access to the computer lab and come for practical learning under supervision of experienced and qualified staff members. Regular workshops are conducted here to train teachers in a motivational method of teaching.
E-BLOCKS : LEARNING TOOLS
E-Blocks, an innovative method for teaching to children between ages 4 to 10 has been introduced in the school. This method provides unlimited hands on interaction, where children can learn by doing. This tool creates a unique learning experience that combines multimedia software and concrete material. E-Block are not used just to teach English and Mathematics with ease but this technology is extended to the whole curriculum. Facilitated by these E-Blocks students of Pre-Nursery to class II learn using the software with exciting pictures, animation, music and games which makes learning more meaningful & successful. The use of concrete material coupled with abstract computer generated stimuli fosters the development of cognitive skills. The manipulation of the E-Blocks not only provide the kinesthetic, auditory and visual exercise but a multiple learning experience.
The audio-visual rooms have been equipped with Interactive Electronic boards to make learning more interesting and easy for the students. The Visualization of the course content and other information helps them to learn the concepts easily and increase retention for a longer time. Besides this, the interactive boards with their compatibility with the learning styles, self efficacy and availability of quiz tool make them favourite with the students. This intergration of educational technology with courses, delivers excellent results. Students of senior classes are benefitted immensely as these boards not only provide them computer-based learning and web-based learning but also work as Bulletin Boards and Quiz tool, creating a total learning environment.
Language learning in Shemford Pinjore has been made interesting and more interactive with the help of the Language Lab. It helps the teachers teach English, Hindi, French and Sanskrit with correct sounds and pronunciation, as phonetics is one of the most important aspect of learning any language. An English language Learning software – “Wordsworth” helps the students in learning the correct pronunciation, intonation, modulation besides building a strong vocabulary.
The laboratory is a unique concept in the field of Mathematics education. The students are made to work on activities and projects which highlight the beauty of Mathematics as a subject and focus on the application of Mathematics in day to day life.
Well equipped Physics, Chemistry and Biology Labs provide the children with the facilities to work practically. The students of all classes make extensive use of these labs, and these labs are regularly upgraded.
Science Park at Shemford Pinjore, the first of its kind in Haryana is a unique concept, which promotes experiential learning among students.
MUSEUM – HISTORY & GEOGRAPHY
History and Geography museum is a unique feature of the institution. Models of various continents make Geography learning easy. Besides this the museum acquaints students with rich cultural heritage of the country. Latest maps and audio visual aids in the museum help enhance the understanding and clarity of concepts. A good collection of Old Coins belonging to different dynasties and era makes the process of learning History quite interesting.
There is well-equipped library to inculcate reading habits among children and serves as a backbone to all the academic activities of the school. The school library houses a collection of 6000 plus books including texts, subject books, fiction and over 2000 references. The library subscribes to a sufficient number of newspaper and over 17 periodicals suitable for students and professional needs to the stuff. The resource centre library aims to motivate learners and promote learning and reading habits among children.
Sports are an integral part of the school curriculum. Various Sports facilities like Volleyball, Basketball, Lawn Tennis, Skating, Swimming, Football, Softball, Horse-Riding alongwith the indoor games like Chess, Carrom, Table Soccer, Table Tennis and Snooker are enjoyed by the students. Regular practice under the able guidance of the coaches has helped our students reach the National and International level in many games.
‘Health is Wealth’. To acquire the wealth of health one has to sweat and toil. A high tech. gymnasium is available in the premises for the students to remain fit and fine and become robust to meet the challenges of life.
The school has a proper swimming pool of standard dimensions. Our swimmers have proved their mettle at the District, Zonal, State and National Level.
Professional Cricket academy has been added and is flourishing day after day under expertise of a renowned coach who has the distinction of playing the game at national level.
The latest feathers in the cap in the field of sports is the addition of a state of the art Golf Course. Professional training for Golf is being provided on popular demand.
Various types of swings, slides and the jungle gym are available for the children to play, exercise and enjoy Disney Characters welcome them to have fun. A colourful tree-house and maze add to the attraction of the area.
OTHER CO-SCHOLASTIC AREAS
CLUBS AND WORK EXPERIENCE
Keeping in view the multiple intelligence theory by ‘Howard Gardner’ we have various work experience classes and clubs such as music, Dance, Dramatics, Heritage, Environmental, Literary, Photography, Art and Craft, Taekwondo and Horse Riding to help the child develop the potential in his or her field of interest.