Education is the foundation upon which a child’s future success is built. It is the gateway to opportunities and a better life. Education not only benefits individuals but also has a significant impact on society as a whole. A well-educated child can contribute to the progress and prosperity of their country.
Education today is designed to develop all aspects of a child’s personality. It not only imparts knowledge but also helps children build mental and emotional strength, enabling them to face life’s challenges with confidence. Extracurricular activities like sports, games, and theatre can enhance self-esteem and interpersonal skills while instilling qualities like tolerance and respect in children.
In a diverse country like India, education plays a crucial role in promoting communal and societal harmony, as it opens doors to equality across different genders, economic groups, religions, and beliefs.
One institution that understands the importance of a holistic education approach is the Camford International School. With a decade of existence, the Camford International School has amassed a strong repertoire to become one of the country’s top and best international schools.
This famous international school was founded with the goal of creating a community of leaders based on similar principles, values, and ethos. Camford is committed to developing responsive and motivated students via a dynamic and results-oriented education approach.
The curriculum allows students to get an indigenous and a global perspective on various topics. There are several possibilities to develop and analyze critical, creative thinking abilities, the flexibility of approach, the ability to collaborate with and serve others, and grit and fortitude in the face of adversity within the broad-based curricular alternatives available.
Emulating the Likes of Oxford
The Camford International School was the outcome of the vision of its founders to provide world-class education and learning opportunities to the local populace. The name reflects the institution’s aspiration to emulate the likes of Cambridge, Oxford.
Founded in 2010, the school initially offered courses up to 8th standard and quickly scaled up to offer education from pre-kg to 12th. The school has followed the CBSE syllabus from inception and has also been an early and ready adopter of technology. From leveraging state-of-the-art infra to embracing CHATGP, The Camford International School truly uses technology to aid its endeavours to impart world-class education.
Planting the Seeds of Learning
Camford encourages pupils to cultivate a lifetime habit of studying, which is essential for comprehensive development. The school continually encourages pupils to believe in the motto ‘Inspired Learning’ in order to plant the seed of learning. With its high standards of teaching approach, technology partnership, and global culture in all aspects of learning, Camford is rated as one of India’s top International Schools.
The school aims to transcend political boundaries and develop conscientious world leaders who are respectful of their environment and determined to exist in harmony in their journey towards a knowledgeable, united, tolerant and peaceful world.
The school is on a mission to provide a good school environment that encourages active learning through methods that challenge and stimulate the child. To equip the child to think, reason and deal confidently with the future. To make them morally upright, responsible and positive citizens. To help them develop a healthy body and mind to live a healthy lifestyle. To prepare them to be socially responsible to themselves, family, their nation and the world.
The Zeal of the Chairman
The vision, zeal and guidance of the Chairman, Mr Arulramesh, propel the Camford International School. Hailing from a family of entrepreneurs, the chairman oversees ventures across various verticals. However, The Camford International School holds a special place in its portfolio as it aligns with the chairman’s mission of ensuring global values through local roots.
Under his dynamic leadership, The Camford International School has become synonymous with quality education and spurred other regional institutions to be upscale themselves.
Blending Traditional Methods with New Generation Approaches
The Camford International School focuses on ensuring students understand, enjoy and imbibe the syllabus being taught by mixing traditional teaching methods with modern and even radical measures. The school believes in stimulating its wards to outthink the syllabus and find their niche. The success of this can be gleaned by perusing the Alumni list of the school, which would highlight the fact that they are in a position for the upliftment of society and sincerely continue to do so.
Battle Against the Barriers
The main challenges that the school faced in the initial years of operations were ‘limited trained manpower to recruit,’ mindset of the local population vis-à-vis global schools, Cost Barrier and Scaling up IT infra.
The school put together a core team for the initial operations and then engaged in continuous training and exposure for the faculty to bring them up to standards expected to impart global education. Positive messaging, CSR activities and word-of-mouth helped the school win over the local populace as well as break stereotypes about world-class facilities being out of reach of the common person.
Expansion of Repertoire
The school boasts an Olympic-sized swimming pool, cricket nets with TNCA-qualified coaches, two five-a-side football grounds, and facilities for tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Rifle, Skating, Karate, Yoga, Throwball, and more.
Students have scaled the podium at many state-level and national meets. Further, the school takes the initiative to create records for the GUINNESS BOOK OF RECORDS. Yoga, bird-watchers club and more are also facilitated for students to expand their repertoire and elevate their critical thinking quotient.
Introducing Students to New Trends
With both tech and non-tech companies going on hiring STEM talent, The Camford International School encourages students to be aligned to STEM-based education. Students are also counselled on the latest trends to impart awareness of the present and future of the employment scenario.
The school follows a global student exchange program and has tied up with multiple schools and universities for the same. Students have visited other countries’ schools as a part of this programme, and The Camford International School too has hosted and continues to host students from many countries and cultures under this exchange programme. As a leading school, it advises students to embrace technology, keep upgrading skills, and go global but remain firmly local for the enhancement of society.
The school aspires to be a global player providing cutting-edge education and creating leaders who will shape the destiny of the spheres they choose to be in.