DTEA Pusa Road was established in 1963. Presently we have about 800 students and 46 teachers. As a linguistic minority school, it imparts quality education. The school is a co-education school affiliated to CBSE board having classes from I to XII. It has a double storey building with a good ambience. School has a vast playground, a well maintained herbal garden & separate hygienic toilet for boys and girls. It is set in congenial surroundings equipped with all requisite facilities. The school facility is responsive to the programs of educational delivery and provides a physical environment that is comfortable, safe, secure, well ventilated and aesthetically pleasing. The school facility consists of:
Libraries are important cornerstones of a healthy community.It is one of the most important places of a school and acts as a storehouse of knowledge. Our school library contains nearly 7000 books of every subject and subscribes to newspapers, journals, magazines and encyclopaedias etc. Reading newspaper and journals help teachers to bring real world application to subjects they teach. Our library is well updated, spacious and ventilated for the readers. Every class has an exclusive library period in a week during which the students are allowed to go and read books. Daily newspapers are provided to the students to increase their knowledge. Book bank facility is also available in the library.
“All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy” so goes the adage. Along with academics,physical fitness is given importance. With an eye to groom students into physically strong and mentally active members, a range of sports facilities are made available. This includes indoor and outdoor games. A well maintained big playground is there in the school for outdoor games. There is a separate play area for primary students Regular games periods are provided to students and they are encouraged to practice in extra time to excel at Zonal and State level. Opportunities for team games and physical training are facilitated by trained physical education and yoga teachers.The annual sports meet is held to uphold the spirit of sports.
Yoga is essential for the physical and mental development of children.Taking in view the above benefits of yoga, a yoga room has been allotted for the students. Students perform yogic exercises, asanas, pranayam and meditation with full devotion and interest.Due to the facility of separate yoga room, the students are able to get expertise in yoga also.
Art education comprises a significant curricular activity for the development of the wholesome personality of the learners. Keeping in mind the spirit of art which requires every activity to be purposeful, meaningful, socially useful, productive, and educative and manually oriented the school has allotted an art room where large numbers of activities are conducted. The art room is well designed in U shape arrangement of tables with stools for the students where they can sit and freely enjoy the activity purposefully. A large blackboard is there which the teacher uses to draw things at large. It makes the learning a cooperative effort between teachers and students. To enhance their talent bulletin boards are provided outside and inside the Art Room. A spacious Art Room provides students with all the raw materials required to explore and express their innate talent. The room has rich collection of art works of students displayed to motivate others.
Beyond the classroom education,our school supplements the theoretical instruction with audio visual aids. To assist us in this effort, our school has a fully equipped Audio Visual Room which simplifies learning through multi-media facilities. The Audio-Visual lab provides important aids for language learning and socio-linguistic skills.Students watch movies and improve their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.The lab caters to the need of students to stimulate their retention power and interests in various subjects.Through these aids, the teachers are able to disseminate knowledge via movies, wildlife documentaries, animated videos and talks by well-known and respected personalities that provide an insight into our country’s culture and heritage. These audio visual sessions are highly interactive as the teacher has the capability to pause the recording and allow the students to ask questions and take maximum advantage of the learning being imparted.
The school has three science laboratories for Physics, Chemistry and Biology well equipped for the purpose of enhancing practical applications, demonstrations and experimentation.Students are encouraged to use these laboratories to learn through experiments. It helps students to remember the concepts better.Every year latest instruments, specimens, charts etc. are purchased for these laboratories.
Our School has a well maintained mathematics lab.The main purpose of this lab is to make learning of maths more interesting.It is a place where anybody can experiment and explore patterns and ideas. It is a place where one can find a collection of games, puzzles, and other teaching learning material.Celebration of maths week followed by birthday of Ramanujan’s was conducted in the school.
School has one computer laboratory equipped with 11 computers, projector, printer and broadband internet connection accessible to students. It has advanced infrastructure in terms of hardware and software which cater to the requirements of the students, teachers and the curriculum. Smart classes are conducted by the teachers in the lab. The Information Technology curriculum has been planned in such a way that the students of classes VI to X will get exposure to various technologies and software’s. In the higher classes the students have an option for computer science and IP classes which are the part of their curriculum.
Providing a comfortable and safe transportation facility is just as important as ensuring top quality education. This is why our school pays equal attention to school bus transportation.Our school offers a safe and secure transport service to our students.
Schools have been entrusted with the important responsibility of creating citizens of tomorrow. A safe and secure environment is a prerequisite for effective teaching and learning. Thus to ensure the safety of children, teachers and staff members our school provides.
24 hour Guard facility and intercom at the main gate
CCTV cameras in corridors, classrooms and outside the toilet area
Proper lightening in the campus
Fire extinguishers in the campus and labs
A lady ayah accompanies the girl students of the primary department
An iron gate has been erected at the back to prevent any entry from the backside
With all above mentioned facilities our school also provides
Aqua guard purified water for the students and the teachers
Automatic electronic bell
Rain harvesting system
SMS to the parents
Biometric attendance system for the teachers
Proposed Solar Plant to save electricity
Ground to be developed for cricket, basketball, football and kho-kho
An innovative assembly which is conducted by primary, middle and senior students by rotation
Weekly quiz which is a unique feature of our school because it creates interest and enthusiasm among the students which is immediately rewarded for its efforts.
ATAL TINKERING LAB (ATL): ATL is a scheme under Atal Innovative Mission which is set up at a cost of Rs20 lakhs from the Niti Ayog.The purpose of the scheme is training school students so that they can be the younger innovators of the country and to create inquisitiveness, inventiveness and imagination in young minds. The scheme also aims to train skills to students such as design mindset, adaptive education, computational discerning, etc.
E-TOILET: Our school is the only school which has this facility for the junior boys of the primary department. We are extremely indebted to the 1973 alumni for being so thoughtful and providing us with this facility.