In games the students are encouraged and trained to participate at the Zonal,District,Divisional,State and the National level.The Basket Ball,Hockey and Athletics Team have represented the state at the National level.The curriculum is driven by values,rather than results.Traditions co-exist with the state of the art technology, computer labs and smart classes. Career guidance and leadership seminars go hand in hand with music,dance,fine arts and culture.The syllabus includes co-curricular and extra- curricular activities built on foundations of love,truth,service and sacrifice.
To inculcate a sense of nationalism and patriotism in every child, national functions such as Independence Day and Republic Day are celebrated with much pomp.Freedom Fighters are invited to address the school and to hoist the National Flag.The Sarvodaya Day on the 30th of January is observed with Gandhian Principles and values being highlighted in an effort to keep alive, the ideals of the ‘Father of Our Nation’.
Opportunities to nurture the latent talents of the students are provided through participation in the Literary Associations and Club activities which provide a forum for drama, dance,mono acting ,role play,quiz,debates,panel discussions,poetry reading and recitation in English,Tamil and Hindi.
Western Music, Indian Dance,Yoga,G.K,Seminars and Workshops, Exhibitions,Debates,Project Work,Planting of Trees,Gardening-all form a part of the daily routine.Vidyodaya is part of the Associate Schools Project Network of the U.N. so the students are encouraged to participate in all the special observances of the U.N. by putting up Tableaus,DanceDrama and Exhibitions in tandem with the declarations of the U.N. unique to each year.Guest speakers from various walks of life are invited from time to time to speak on topics of Current interest.
In short, student life in Vidyodaya is a way of growing up.Everything has a meaning, a purpose,a reason to be. Through all our celebrations we thank the Lord for His unfailing promises to our Founders,in the establishment and outstanding growth of the school, over the past 93 years. We also thank God, for his Grace and Counsel that has been the guiding force for all the subsequent Heads of this Institution, to date.”Vidyodaya” signifies the ‘Dawn of Knowledge’.It is our prayer that as the School crest with the Rising Sun,sheds warmth,light and hope,so would every ‘Vidyodayan’ lead a life dedicated to “Serve and not to be served”.
Won Gold and Silver medals in 100 mts and in 200 mts track events and crowned with a Best Athlete Award in 31st Tamil Nadu Athletic Championship held at Cuddalore.
She also bagged Gold and Silver medals also received cash award of Rs.25,000 in Tamil Nadu State Junior Open Athletic meet at Krishnagiri and next level at Coimbatore and at Virudhunagar.
She represented TN – SGFI Nationals at Gujarat and won Silver medal in 100 mts dash and Gold medal in 200 mts.
NATIONAL LEVEL WINNER
Winner twice in TN Youth Nationals at Gujarat & Karnataka and also at Pondicherry with CM Trophy and cash award of Rs. 1 lakh.
All India Basket Ball Association organized selection for the Junior Indian Team U/16 held at Noida. Avathi Vardhan was selected one among 16 players out of 70 players all over India.