S.B.O.A. SCHOOL (CBSE)
Affiliation No. 1930868
(Affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi)
EDUCATE & ILLUMINATE
Madurai TN 625019
Ph: 0452 2459105
Contribution towards the field of environment education
SBOA School (CBSE) promotes the concern for nature in students through the following activities in the field of environment education:
# World Environment Day is observed every year with many interesting activities like
* awareness programme,
* planting saplings at school and at neighbourhood,
* oath taking,
* preparation of seeded moulds etc.
# Vermi compost pit is maintained in the school campus.
# Students are given the privilege of enjoying the herbal garden with more than 100 herbal plants.
# Greenery of the campus is taken much care. Children donate plant saplings during birthdays.
# Classroom garden is also maintained. Children are encouraged to nurture nature through various activities in the disciplines of science and life skills.
# In a National Level project named i-can, organic farming was done at a village called Keelamathoor.
# Students are also taken for a special trip to the neighbouring university named, Madurai Kamaraj University during special occurrences of astronomical events like red moon, eclipses etc. for observation using telescopes.
# Seed balls are also distributed to neighbouring panjayath union schools and blind schools.
# Assembly talk, classroom activities and competitions are conducted during Science Week observance.
# Dr. Kalam’s Club and Eco – club function effectively with the motto of promoting a curiosity to explore nature and preserve the environment.