SKV Hi-Tech Matriculation Hr. Sec. School Library, is a place where one can lose sense of time and place, lose one’s identity while traveling through the myriad scenaries and situations with literature’s most famous heroes, immersing oneself in books of poetry and becoming privy to the world’s best guarded secrets by browsing through encyclopedias.
The Library spreads over a vast area divided into four levels. Three levels accommodate the primary school children and the middle school children and a mezzanine level is used as the reference section.
Low level colourful furniture and thoughtfully designed open reading space add to the pleasure of reading. The mezzanine and top levels open out to scenic beauty taking the reader to a different world. The courtyard near the library is a serene place that can be exclusively used for reading.
The selection of books is done with care – stocks are upgraded continuously with the ever-alert library staff sometimes discussing with knowledgeable students to find out about popular tastes! The aim of the library is definitely to bring even the non-reader into its fold. Our School library is housed in the separate room with a wide variety of collections along with the newspapers, magazines and periodicals. Besides reference text books, the library has books on biographies, history, geography, travels, Moral Stories, Art and Craft and different geographical maps. It also has books on teaching and reference books which are meant only for teachers. The school library has a collection of antique books and an exclusive collection of books on Ramayana. and Mahabharata. The books are classified based on language, grade and subject and data is stored in a digital database.
The school is well equipped with Physics, Chemistry and Biology labs, which adhere to the National Curriculum Framework. Apart from this, our labs are equipped with the advanced experimental techniques used by the senior secondary students for their projects. Adequate wash basins have been provided in all the labs. Practical classes are compulsory for all classes from 6 to 12 .
Playing and physical exercise are vital to all. Children are exposed to different games at the junior and senior levels. Front and rear areas of the building have been utilized as playgrounds. A large sand pit, jungle gym amidst greenery excites the little ones.
The School premises have a large play area to facilitate both indoor and outdoor games. Indoor games include Chess, Carom Board and Table-tennis. Outdoor games include Cricket, handball, ball badminton, shuttle cock, Volleyball, Throw ball, and many more.