Summer Valley School, Dehradun is an English medium co-educational boarding school in Dehradun. Affiliated to Council for the ICSE, New Delhi, Summer Valley School was set up in 1994. The school conduct classes from LKG to XII.
Established in April 1994 as Riverdale High School, it is now named Summer Valley School, Dehradun. It is an English medium co-ed day boarding cum residential school located at lush green hills of Dehradun at Teg Bahadur Road. It is affiliated to ICSE, New Delhi for Class X and ISC for Class XII. It runs classes from Class V to Class XII and LKG to Class IV runs on associated junior school Sun Valley School.
Curriculum in Summer Valley School, Dehradun
Summer Valley School is affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi, CISCSE. Summer Valley School has classes from VI to XII. Sun Valley School, an associated junior school has classes from L.K.G. to V. The academic session begins in April every year for both the schools.
Facilities in Summer Valley School, Dehradun
- Library: Summer Valley School has well-stocked libraries which house books on varied subjects. The room is spacious and ventilated, it has a good seating capacity. A wide range of magazines and journals on various topics are subscribed to by the schools. There is also a large amount of reference material and books in the libraries that help the students supplement their knowledge.
- Laboratories: Summer Valley School has four laboratories for Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Computer Science situated in the academic block. The laboratories are very spacious and each student can work individually to get hands-on knowledge. The computer laboratories have been installed with the latest computers. In the physics, chemistry and Biology laboratories, there are a large number of workstations for data collection and analysis.
- Smart Classes: Classrooms in Summer Valley School are technology-enabled classes fully equipped with computers, Bluetooth mouse and digital teaching systems. Teachers use 2D and 3D animations, videos, live images and captivating graphics while teaching the children.
- Music Hall: Summer Valley School has two rooms for Indian Music, one in the junior section and the other in the primary section. The school has separate rooms allocated for Indian and western music, which are situated in the academic block. A wide range of instruments like Tabla, Dholak, Tanpura, Harmonium, Longo, Drums, guitar, keyboard, etc. are also taught to the children.
- Audio-Visual Room: Summer Valley school has an Audio Visual Room for extracurricular purposes like holding seminars, presentations, and lectures. Unleashed with Educomp facility and 4-way audio surround gives it a perfect look. The room has a seating capacity of 150 and parabolic well sound absorbers for preventing acoustic reverberation.
- Sports: The school encourages its students to actively take up sports, indoor as well as outdoor, and provides them with the necessary infrastructure for cricket, football, volleyball, table tennis, badminton, basketball, roller skating, chess, athletics, shooting, gymnastics and aerobics.
Extra-curricular Activities in Summer Valley School, Dehradun
The School helps hidden talents of the schools in fields such as quizzing, dramatics, computers, elocution, cookery, textile printing, oil painting, waxwork, pottery, bamboo work, doll-making, aeromodelling, electronics, roller skating, yoga, karate, Pilates, etc. There are various inter-house and inter-school competitions held in the school at regular intervals.
Registration & Admission in Summer Valley School, Dehradun
Summer Valley School, Dehradun offers admission in classes from LKG to Class IX and XI. Admissions are not offered in classes X and XII. Parents/Guardians need to fill and submit the registration form along with the fee. Admission in Summer Valley School Dehradun after an entrance test and an interview. Duly filled registration form to be submitted with the following documents:
- Birth certificate / Certificate from the last school attended.
- Passport size photographs of the child
- School leaving certificate
- Mark sheet issued by the last school attended