Important life skills related to hygiene, personal growth and social values are also a part of the curriculum for Lower Secondary and Secondary Level students. They are taught different essential life skills throughout different activities such as Handwriting, Essay Writing, Story Writing, Poetry Recitation, Extempore and Elocution, which are conducted in the classroom. Along with these, different festivals like Dashain, Tihar, Education Day, Children’s Day and Environment Week are celebrated to be in touch with our culture and tradition along with creating awareness.
Few activities are organized for certain grades only to create awareness according to age level. Students of Grade VI stay overnight in the school and perform community activity on the next day in a community school near by. Alisha Giri of Grade VI says, “During the visit, we observed the environment, education system and coordination in the school.”
Grade VII enjoy Chinese, Indian and Nepali Potluck. The main objective of organizing these potlucks is to familiarize students with the cuisine of different countries based on their curriculum. Suprash Thapa of Grade VII says, “Potluck is not just about eating. I think, through this activity, we got good idea about that particular country. We got closer to the way of their lifestyle, thinking and social behavoiur.”
The students are given the opportunity to showcase their strength and ability in different areas during the Annual Assembly. Few participate in play and exhibit their theatrical skills whereas few show their dance skills through Dance performance. Among these, students also recite poems and sing songs too. Ms.Manju Karki, mother of Prekshyant Karki Grade IX, says,” I hadn’t expected my son to perform so well in the play. I am really happy to see him growing more confident than before.”