Where is Rockford Convent Sr.Sec. Schools located?
Rockford Convent Sr.Sec. Schools is spread across two building and vast playground. It is established at Shakti Park, Near Sec.-10A, Gurugram which has classes from Nursery to 12th Class.
What are the timings for the school?
Rockford Convent Sr. Sec. School
What is the school uniform?
Rockford Convent Sr. Sec. School
Short-sleeved house T-shirt: Orange (Jorden), yellow (Dorian), blue (Ronaldo), Pink (Tendulkar)
Long-sleeved house T-shirt
Dark blue school track suit
Grades 1 to 12
Summer -Regular uniform
Red-&-navy-pinstriped short-sleeved shirt – for all students classes 1-12
Grey shorts – for students of classes 1-5
Grey & White trousers – for students of classes 6-12
Grey skirt – for girls of classes 1-5 (they may also wear trousers)
School socks – white and grey with house colours bands
When does the school uniform change from summer to winter and vice-a-versa?
There is no particular date on which the school uniform changes and the children can dress according to the weather and their own comfort.
What Does My Child Wear To School On His/her Birthday?
The children of junior school are allowed to wear home clothes on their birthdays. However, if they are going on a field trip, it is suggested that they come in the school uniform and may wear their home clothes on another day. They can carry two simple sweets for their friends and teachers. Senior school children have to come in uniform on their birthdays. No elaborate birthday celebrations, such as carrying cake to be cut in class or expensive gifts, are encouraged on campus.
Do The Schools Have Buses?
Yes, school campus has buses, which ply in both Gurugram and its nearby areas. There are enough buses in the school which provide reliable and comfort transport.
Are The Children Accompanied On The Buses?
Yes, teachers accompany the children on the buses and also maintain the discipline in the buses.
What Steps Do The Schools Take To Ensure Proper Hygiene?
The school has trained housekeeping staff under an effective supervisor. Frequent inspection by the administrator and the supervisor to ensures a clean environment. Support staff is regularly trained in hygiene. The campus have RO systems with water coolers to provide safe and clean drinking water. The quality of the water supply is monitored carefully throughout the year.
How Do The Schools Ensure Safety Of The Children?
All the classes are monitored by teachers at all times. During the break or any such time, teachers monitor the campus as per the duty register. All unbecoming disciplinary issues are addressed and an environment of integrity is encouraged. Students are expected to follow school rules and conduct themselves appropriately. There is round the clock guarding of the campus. Identity cards are issued to students and staff and are to be carried at all times. Teachers are on buses in the morning and in the afternoon. In case of a field trip, outstation trip or an event outside the campus, children are accompanied by teachers.
What are the co-curricular / after-school activities offered at Rockford Convent Sr. Sec. School?
Co-curricular activities, designed to be learning, leadership and fun opportunities, form a part of the calendar during and after school hours throughout the year. They encompass performing arts, fine arts, literary and creative writing pursuits, sports, environment, science, heritage, interacting with achievers and role models. In senior school they could be intra-school, inter-school, regional, state or national.After school activities are offered to children of class 1 and onwards. These include sports coaching, drama and theatre, photography, art and craft, etc
Is there an emphasis on academics or co-curricular activities?
In keeping with the belief in providing varied learning opportunities, drawing forth all kinds of potential and acknowledging and cultivating diverse strengths to take education beyond books, the curriculum at Rockford Convent Sr. Sec.School is structured to include both pursuits of academic excellence to the best of one’s ability and co-curricular activities in various fields to build confidence and a more rounded personality. Every child is allowed to dream and follow that dream, with the school and faculty acting as facilitator and guide to channel aspirations and abilities. The annual board results are outstanding by national standards and our students are admitted to the top colleges in India and abroad.
What sports facilities do you offer?
Sports are taken seriously at Rockford Convent Sr.Sec. School and there is an early morning coaching for senior schools and house teams, after school coaching classes and Cricket and Volleyball Leagues. There are intra-school and inter-school tournaments, including those at the district, regional and national levels in a variety of sports disciplines. The Head of Sports and the Secretaries of Sports are key posts in the Student Council.
All campuses have open spaces for play and structured physical education classes. Trained and experienced physical educators ensure that the children participate in age appropriate sports and exercises.
Rockford Convent Sr. Sec. School offers skating, basketball, volleyball and yoga. An ambitious sports program with the state-of-the-art equipment and facilities is also in the pipeline at our new upcoming campus.
Do you accept student applicants from other educational systems?
Yes, we do accept student applications from other educational systems, subject to the parameters laid down by CBSE
What are the criteria for the selection of children at the time of admission?
With the exception of admission to Nursery, admission to Rockford Convent School is based upon vacancy in the class to which admission is sought.
Is there a policy for offering admissions to siblings of students in school?
We give preference to siblings of students already in the school. In such a case, siblings automatically move to the top of their respective category in the waiting list.
What are the criteria for the selection of educators?
The applicant has to send the resume / CV and if there is a vacancy, is called for an interaction with the principal. This is followed by three demo classes and the filling in of the Personal Data Form. Based on these, an assessment is made of the applicant’s subject expertise, ability to communicate that knowledge given in the class dynamics and the qualities exhibited that are valued in a Rockford Convent Sr. Sec. School Educator.