Mysuru: Ace Priyadarshini School, established in 1973, is a school with a difference. In the portals of this school the students not only focus on academics but also get to give equal importance to extracurricular activities, including robotics. All in all, the school paves the way for holistic development of the students.
Since its establishment, the school has educated over 15000 students who have gone on to become engineers, doctors, CEOs of various companies and serve the government in various capacities. It is the only school to have adopted Robotics programs from Classes III to X; for classes III and IV, program on solar robot car and robot assembly kit is given; for classes V and VI, insect robot and skill development on battery operation, for classes VII and VIII, disc robots and alarm clock using 555 timer is given, for classes IX and X, smart lights and soldering techniques are being tought. The school also teaches CAD integrated with 3D printing from class VII which involves- Introduction to 3D printing, Scanning, Slicing, Simple 3D modeling. Apart from this, case study for classes VII through X on latest innovations such as Robotic arm and drones are also thought.
At the end of the year, students are appreciaited with a certificate for their efforts. The school has tied up with companies like Jagruthtech Private Limited and Techagua, so that students interested in internship programs after tenth standard can join and take up the opportunity of training during their holidays to enhance their knowledge. The school aims to set up a research and development lab by the end of this academic year. The school also encourages every child in presenting seminars regularly so that they overcome their fears and are ready for the competitive world.
Speaking to Newskarnataka Snehith Vincent, Managing Director of Ace Priyadarshini School said, “We believe in providing the kids with activities like music, dance, theatre and art classes so that they identify their passion. Parents play a vital role hence, we also have regular parent training programs which helps them understand the child better. The school constantly works for the betterment of the society and the children, as they are the future. The slogan of the school is ‘Educate Inspire Excel’. Basically, we have a different plan for every student and some of the students are too good in sports, theatre, dance and music while some are good in technology related aspects. As I am an engineer, I tought them about robotics and CAD. We started with simple things and as there was no pressure, the students showed more interest in robotics and CAD and enjoyed it a lot."
CG Vanitha is the founder of the school. As of now 400 students are studying in this school which is set up in Hebbal, Mysuru. For more details contact Mob: 9535800113.
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