Kautilya Vidyalaya fosters a great sense of community across the campus by providing its students, faculty and staff with opportunities to share spaces and experience. Kautilya Vidyalaya offers unusual amenities and unlimited avenues to maximize students academic outcomes. Among the select means that we employ to this end are: intensive student teacher interactions, group discussions, live feeds from Smart Class/Internet, discover-it-yourself afterschool! Projects, onsite studies, guest presentations, peer tutoring, thematic contests, quizzes, plays and exhibitions and subject-specific activity units. We have thus been able to make an impact in consistently producing meritorious academic results from non-meritoriously admitted students.
Programmes to inculcate soft-skills and reading habit and provide functional and service learning opportunities, educational tours, and value-integration in all subjects are some of our other curricular highlights and all these features synergize to give a new voice and broad worldview to our students.
Kautilya Vidyalaya a truly proactive and progressive institute is known for it's breakthroughs
A British Council awardee school Winning the International school award from the British Council,London is a lifetime experience for us. We are proud to be tied up with the British Council for exchange of projects. This also enhances global outlook and gives an edge towards the broader perspective of different cultures and culture sensitivity to earn Global Citizenship – Vasudeva Kutumbam.
Kautilya also lays emphasis on Adventure Sports to lay thrust on the budding spirits of the adventurous children. We have the credit of holding an Independent Adventure Club in association with NAF National Adventure Foundation- Recognized by the Government of India. These activities are conducted by Certified and Trained Experts
Linguaphone Language - We were the first school in mysore to introduce Linguaphone in 2005 for language learning.
Karate: Kautilyans have excelled in the International arena of Karate, tens of our students have won their black belts.
Spelling Bee: Many students have reached the International level competing with more than 15 countries.
Parents Spoken English programme to help parents interact with their children, academic counsellors and to be included in the main stream of Kautilyan family without any inhibitions, fear or complexes.
The Day school is the first of its kind in Mysore to have swimming classes included in the curricula to empower the children with swimming as a Life Skill. The school has its own pools to encourage the children to pursue Swimming as an International Sport and Career.
Technology enabled classroomIn 2007 we were the first school in Mysore and third in Karnataka to go digital associated with educom . This makes both teaching and learning, effective and interesting.
Science club, it provides opportunities to learn various methods and processes and helps to derive best results for the students. It aids in developing scientific learning amongst the students and in cultivating deeper and profound interest in science.
Think Rooms: The children are encouraged to be self-reliant learners from grade 1, spoon-feeding and rote learning are discouraged so that Independent thinking blossoms within the children’s community.It is proven that this helps in long-term memory of sessions as the students get ample time to reflect on their learning's with opportunity to ponder and rethink on all that has been taught in the class. This enhances retention and produces better results in Academics.
At Kautilya, the Support Staff (Drivers, Attenders, Ayahs, Security guards, and housekeeping staff) are encouraged and provided opportunities to undergo “Spoken English Classes” to help them in their confidence-building exercise and to make Kautilya Vidyalaya an English Speaking Zone and create better-careers and appraisals for them. This showcases Kautilya Vidyalaya’s Employee-friendly policy.
Structured fitness programme : Studies have shown that this inactivity is the primary reason for child obesity has tripled in the last 30 years. Our program aims in building confidence ,coordination, team play and developing positive attitude towards sports and fitness, thereby making fitness as a habit of life.
The Humanities are academic disciplines that study human culture , using methods that are primarily critical, or speculative, and have a significant historical element as distinguished from the mainly empirical approaches of the natural sciences. The humanities include ancient and modern languages, literature, philosophy, religion, and visual and performing arts such as music and theatre. The humanities that are also sometimes regarded as social sciences include history, anthropology, area studies, communication studies, cultural studies, law and linguistics.
Tie-up with Centre for Environment Education: Night stays, nature camps, bird watching in jungles are conducted to inspire and appreciate nature.We also have Nature Club that helps the child to be environmentally conscious of its rich and varied heritage. It teaches the child to be fine tuned to respect nature and reciprocate to nature positively to help build a safe Earth for tomorrow’s children.
Walkie Talkie system – 2 way radios for School (sometimes referred to as ‘School Watch’ or ‘School Safe’) are a popular way for School staff to stay in touch. Completely wireless, free of call charges and offering more features than wired telephone systems, they are an easy to use and reliable means on on-campus communication for quick communication.
Career Day for School Children: Too good to believe! In association with RIE – Regional Institute of Education, Mysore, the school conducts psychometric analyses and educates the students about the conventional and non-conventional career options. This helps children choose their careers based on their strong points of their Aptitude. These are saplings that we plant in Kautilya Vidyalaya which is nurtured well to become strong and Big Trees called Wonderful Professionals and Human Beings!!