The purpose of this policy is to expand on how the school endeavours to inculcate the spirit of competition, mutual cooperation, tolerance, adjustment, team spirit and other qualities to have them learn how to live in a global society. The school endeavours to have students grow with a sense of great responsibility towards their actions in life and also to avail the opportunities provided by the house system in all its events so that they can introspect their hidden talents.
This policy applies to all members of staff of the school, including non-teaching, administrative-function employees.
The definitions of the key terms of this policy lie within the principles of this policy.
The house system and its representatives is a part of the Student’s Council and it works within the jurisdiction of the school campus. The House Representatives work on a day-to-day basis and during the Student Council meetings put forth their report .
S/he is the role model for each house, who brilliantly demonstrates the leadership qualities within the school. S/he lays down the rules and regulations of the House System and ensures the efficient functioning of the House System.
The Head Teacher ensures the proper management of all activities of the house system in accordance with the rules and regulations of the school system.
The Housemistress is not to be confused with the House In-Charge teacher, who is traditionally known as “a” housemistress. The Housemistress (singular) is the key link between the various house members. She channelizes all the required information within the house system right from organising the activities to the score accounting for each house.
The House In-charge teachers plan various activities in accordance with the policy so as to motivate each of the house members’ participation to ensure that students bring out their best in areas of their talent. S/he functions as the designated teacher in charge at the time of the House events.
The House leaders of each House work under the supervision of the House teachers before and during the House events.
These are the respective house students who contribute to the house total periodically by participating in various activities organised by activity in charge teachers .