Syllabus and Curriculum
The Velammal Matriculation Hr. Sec. School, Ponneri follows the Samacheer syllabus from classes I to X. For classes XI and XII it follows the curriculum of the Board of Higher Secondary Education. Apart from the syllabus given by the Board, the subjects viz., Value Education, Computer Science, Health Education, Environmental Science, Cambridge Young Learners English and General Knowledge are also included. After the careful designing, the subject experts will select the text book and the materials for the year.
The curriculum design is made at the beginning of each year. To implement this carefully knit system, dedicated teachers facilitate the flow of knowledge to the students.
The main focus is however on developing the skills required for 3 R’s – Reading, Writing and Arithmetic. The academic experts in various disciplines decide the areas to be emphasized for a holistic learning to help the child excel physically, mentally and spiritually.
Glimpses of our curriculum
Kindergarten: (L.K.G. & U.K.G)
Sensory activities, montessori apparatus, phonic drill, play way arithmetic, life skill based curriculum, soft skills, learning creative work, alphabet and numbers, Tamil /Hindi, singing coloring, story belling, nature talk, health talk, arts & craft, games and conversation.
Pre-Primary ( I & II)
English, Tamil, Maths, EVS, Drawing, General Knowledge, Computer Science Craft, Music, Dance and Value Education, Soft skills and life skills, Physical Education.
Primary (III – V)
English, Tamil, Hindi, Maths, General science, Social studies, Formal and Functional Grammar, Computer Science, General Knowledge, Physical Education, Drawing, Dance Craft and Music, Value Education, Soft Skill and Life Skill.
Middle School (VI – VIII)
English, Tamil, Hindi, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, History & Civics, Geography, Formal and Functional Grammar, Computer Science, General Knowledge, Physical Education, Drawing, Dance, Craft and Music, Value Education Painting, Soft Skill and Life Skill.
High School (IX & X)
English, Tamil, Hindi, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, History & Civics, Geography & Economics, Formal to Functional Grammar, Computer Science, General knowledge, Physical Education, Drawing Dance, Craft and Music Value, Education, Soft Skill to Life Skill.
Higher Secondary (XI to XII)
Part I – Language (any one of the following) (a) Tamil (b) Hindi (c) French (d) Sanskrit.
Part II- English
Part III Anyone of the following groups:
Maths, Physics, Chemistry & Biology
Maths, Physics, Chemistry & Computer Science
Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Computer Science
Economics, Commerce, Accountancy & Business Maths
Economics, Commerce, Accountancy & Computer Science