Senior school Curriculum

The curriculum for the Upper Primary Stage and Secondary stage covers English, Hindi (Second Language),Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology (under Science), History & Civics, Geography (under the subject History, Civics & Geography) and Computer Studies Being the medium of institution (first language) the focus of English language learning at this stage is on oral and written expression, in a creative manner. This would help develop a sense of appreciation and critical vision for different forms of literature among children. The emphasis of Second Language learning at this stage is to hone the skills and develop an interest in language and literature. The focus of Mathematics learning at this stage is to consolidate and expand the learning through problem solving techniques.

Science at this stage branches out into Physics, Chemistry and Biology, so as to acquire knowledge in the specific areas of these subjects, to be able to apply the knowledge, to develop skills of handling apparatus, finding relevance of their knowledge in their living environment. In Social Studies, two core areas, History , Civics and Geography have been identified. Computer Studies curriculum focuses on acquisition of knowledge and skills in ICT so as to enable students to use common software applications and technology to access and utilize information.

LATEST ANNOUNCEMENTS

July 01, Wednesday

Online classes for Std I to V started from 01/07/2020 as per the circular from Dept. of Education

June 08, Monday

Online classes for Std VI and above begin from 08/06/2020

RECENT NEWS & EVENTS

Teachers’ Day Celebration

The students and teachers of St. Patrick’s Academy Bengaluru celebrated the Teachers’ day – virtually - on 5th September 2020. While wishing their teachers, the students reflected the thoughts of Dr.S.Radhakrishna. They presented video recorded performances of their talents with the wishes and messages of the day. The Teachers thanked Co-ordinators and Brothers for arranging a virtual celebration of the day with games and inspiring words. The messages from our Principal, Rev. Bro. Paul; Manager, Rev. Bro.Christopher, Vice Principal, Rev. Bro.John Kennedy, ignited the passionate minds of our teachers.

Independence Day Clelebrations

St. Patrick’s Academy, Bengaluru, celebrated 74th Independence Day on 15th August 2020 by observing all Covid protocols. Rev. Bro. George Xavier, Deputy Congregational Leader of the Brothers of St. Patrick, hoisted the national flag and an inspiring speech was delivered by the Manager, Rev.Bro. Christopher Dawes. Brothers from the Novitiate community, NCC cadets, teaching & non-teaching staff were present at the school to commemorate the day. Our Principal and the management team addressed the students and teachers through online and enlightened the young minds. The students exhibited their talents through videos and audios during the occasion.

Online Class

During this pandemic - Covid -19 - we, at St. Patrick’s Academy, Bengaluru, continued our mission of education through online medium for the academic year 2020-21. The management took the challenge of getting all the teachers trained in time and began our online classes as per the guidelines from the Council and Govt. of Karnataka. The students are well prepared and enthused with the idea of online classes. Our teachers are putting lot of efforts and making the class more meaningful and interesting. Online classes enable our teachers to reach out to the students more efficiently and effectively through chat groups, video meetings, document sharing, etc. during this pandemic. The students also find it easier to communicate in this mode.