DANCE: One of the mixed types of art, dance is a happy blend of the visual, auditory and verbal types of art. A good dancer achieves perfect co-ordination of mind and body and therefore stands out in any group thanks to his /her graceful movements and self-confidence. A good performance is an answer to man’s yeam ing for perfection through integration. Since CMI Public School aims at integrated growth and development of the personality of its pupils, and because dance has much to contribute to the attainment of this goal, training in this art form finds a place in its curriculum
MUSIC (Vocal and Instrumental): With music, all of heaven we have below, said Addison. If "music is well said to be the speech of angels"(Carlyle), here is CMI Public School to train its pupils in that very speech, a skill necessary to set the young minds in a state of serenity and peace, being well aware of the warning by the Baird in "The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is he not moved with the concord of sweet sounds, Is fit for treasons stratagems and spoils.
SPORTS AND GAMES: Our students are given training in sports and games. They are given special training in games like football and basketball and athletics by qualified and well-experienced coaches. The school curriculum gives equal importance to studies and games. The students are given ample opportunities to take part in competitions conducted within and without the state. The students have brought laurels to the school by winning various prizes in inter-school competitions.
YOGA: As a part of teaching students mindfullness, we have yoga classes for students. It helps the students to relax and de-stress clearing the way for improved learning. It is a concentration cum self esteem booster helping students realize their learning potential without the barriers of anxiety and stress and perform well in the classrooms.
TAEKWONDO: Students are given training in this Korean martial art. It combines combat and self defence techniques with sports and exercise. It enhances self esteem, builds self confidence and develops discipline thus strengthening the mind and body. Taekwondo training promotes values such as honesty, courtesy, loyalty and cooperation. Taekwondo is a total learning activity. Lessons are tailored to the student’s age and skill level. Students begin by practicing basic patterns and form, kicking, blocking, striking and punching.
FIRST AID: As part of the overall development of the child envisioned by CMI Public School, we have also arranged a course for giving the students training in first-aid. This is to empower the child to cope with any emergency situation, for example, when a person in the public gathering faints or when a child hurts himself. For this we have included a first aid course as a part of the co-curricular activities. The students will be given training in this regard by ‘Amala Medical College’.
OFF-CAMPUS STUDY: Learning through exposure to the real field also enables the children to gain insights into the real world of things. Besides, they also provide occasions for students to develop social qualities. We, therefore, consider off-campus study trips a valuable means of complementing the formal education for children. Along with mental development, physical education is given equal importance. Various games like basketball, cricket, volleyball, football etc are taught and extra holiday camps for the same are held.To enable the child to face the competitive world of today each and every child is encouraged to participate in various competition and stage productions. Oratory skills are honed through events like recitations, elocutions,debates and skills, S.U.P.W activities like young home-helper’s club, needle work, children’s little theatre etc. The aim is to provide a complete education which ensure that each student develops a positive and wholesome personality.
HOME SCIENCE: As we all know that to educate a girl is to educate the whole nation. Home Science aims at educating a girl child with the art of living. It paves way to the development of a child’s creative and aesthetic qualities. Fabric Painting , Embroidery Work, Knitting, Crochet work, Cushion Making, Jewellery Making, Flower Making, and Culinary Art are a few of the artistic work taught to our students.
ROBOTICS- ‘FUN WITH SCIENCE’: To provide a hands-on experience to students, we offer them Robotics. This aims at making students theoretical knowledge more pragmatic and realistic by equipping them with the skills of model- making. We have efficient trainers, who with the help of modern equipment make Science fun for our students. CHESS: Those students who aspire to become chess grandmasters can enrol themselves in Chess. This will also help in the long lasting benefits of sharpening one’s concentration, focus, logical and reasoning bent of mind.
ABACUS: Although it is the oldest method of calculation, it has withstood the test of time and still retains its relevance even in the 21st Century. Abacus aims at increasing the students love and penchant for Mathematics by quickening their mathematical calculations and logical thinking.
SHOOTING: Those aspirants who are aiming for accuracy, precision and concentration do make your time available for shooting. We offer you a well- equipped shooting room with its essential gadgets and of course well-trained instructor to make you adept in the art of shooting.
AEROBICS: The panacea to lead a happy and stress-free life is through physical work out and keeps fit exercises. Aerobics is the best medical recipe to overcome all types of mental and physical disorders. Our school always believes in a sound body and a sound mind.
GUITAR: If you trust that music is the best therapy to attain mental relaxation, so go for it and learn the different strokes of the guitar. Our school provides the students with top- class training to learn the art of music.