LILAVATIBAI PODAR HIGH SCHOOL
Co-educational day school. Founded in 1987.
|Grades 1 to 10||ICSE|
|Grade 11 and 12||ISC|
Pre-primary section (Playgroup to Sr. Kg) operates as Podar Jumbo Kids. Children from Jumbo kids are given preference in admission to Grade 1.
Academic year runs from April to March.
|Grades 1 to 5 (Monday to Friday)||12.30 pm to 5 pm|
|Grades 6 to 12 (Monday to Saturday)||7 am to 12.30 pm|
45-50 students , 12 divisions per grade. 1 Class teacher and other subject teachers.
|Summer||May to June 1st week|
|Term break||Last 2 weeks in March|
|Diwali||10 days in October/November|
|Christmas||1 week in December|
The school follows a system of CCE (continuous comprehensive assessment). The assessments are broadly classified as SA (summative assessment) and FA (Formative assessment). There are two FA's per term and the end of the term is concluded by a SA. Open house twice a year. Formal assessments begin from Grade 1.
ICSE and ISC Results 2016
|Top performer ICSE||98.6%|
|Top performer ISC (Science) - National topper||99.75%|
|Top performer ISC (Commerce)||97%|
|Top performer ISC (Humanities)||96.5%|
Pass percentage in ICSE and ISC 2016 - 100%
ICSE 2016 - 220 out of 607 students secured > 90%
ISC 2016 - 127 out of 284 students secured >90%
Communication with parents through SMS and Email.
|1||Annual fees (approximate)||
Open admissions throughout the year depending on vacanies. Call admission office for details on 022 – 6711 1111 Extn. 114.
Online form available for 2017-18 admisisons - http://126.96.36.199:8888/CommonEnquiry.aspx?sch_name=Santacruz_Schools&brd_name=ICSE.
|Age criteria for Grade 1 2018-19 : Successful completion of Sr. Kg.|
Complete and submit online application form on school website.
Depedning on vacancy, parent will be called to school along with child for an informal interaction.
Submit required documents at the time of admission.
|1||A Photocopy of the Last Terminal/Final Report Card of the Child.|
|2||Attested copy of applicant's birth certificate / proof of date of birth|
|3||Passport size photographs of the applicant|
Badminton, Cricket, Football/ Soccer, Tennis, Table Tennis, Basketball, Athletics, Skating, Chess, Gymnastics, Yoga
Dance, Drama, Music, Art & Craft, Speech, Sculpture, Flower arrangement, Mask making
Inter house and Inter school Essay writing competition, Handwriting competition, science fiction competition, flower arrangement competition, cartoon craft competition, debates.
The school organizes Gizmo Geeks - The event includes displaying various exhibits that involve different aspects of technology to parents and visitors.
The school provides an opportunity for students to appear for the English Proficiency test by Trinity College London.
Students participate in the 'Europe Meets India (EUMIND) Exchange programme' - As part of the ongoing exchange between Jan Van Brabant, Helmond & Lilavatibai Podar High School, Mumbai, the Dutch delegation consisting of 17 students and 2 teachers visited Mumbai in December 2015. The group actively participated in a number of activities, presentations & seminars which focused on Indian values and traditions.
1 field trip per year, organized by PTA. Children taken to museums, theme play areas like kidzania, aquariums, nehru science centre, etc.
Air conditioned classrooms, equipped with a whiteboard, touchscreen and computer with internet connectivity. Also has facilities for mobile learning, wherein parents have to provide students with a phone wihtout sim card. Promotes objective form of learning; however, it is optional for students.
Very close to the school building is the Podar Sports Academy and ground, where students are taken regularly for sports activities and Physical Education.
Well stocked library with a collection of over 17,000 books.
Well equipped Physics, Chemistry and Biology labs. 5 computer labs.
Music room with a piano, A stationery store within the school premises, Canteen, Air-conditioned school hall for inter house activities and events.
Snacks available in school canteen. Students are encouraged to get food from home.
The Podar bus service is extended to all students for all grades. Not compulsary.
School offers medical help in the sick bay to give comfort to the child.