ANTS are expected to have the right attitude towards learning and be disciplined. All ANTS are expected to know and apply five basic principles that will help them to achieve a high standard of personal discipline.
These principles are as follows:
Follow Rules – Rules must be followed, otherwise chaos will reign.
Show Respect – ANTS must respect themselves, their families, the school and the
Take Responsibility - ANTS must bear responsibility for their own actions and be accountable. ANTS must know that any irresponsible act has consequences not only for themselves but also for others.
Build Relationships - ANTS must build good relationships with family members, teachers, friends and other ANTS. Good relationships help to bond people together and create mutual understanding and support.
Practice Reflection - When mistakes (offences) are committed, ANTS must reflect and learn from them. ANTS must be able to go through the process of self – reflection and learn not to repeat the same mistake or offence.
Students are not allowed to distribute sweets, chocolates or any other individual gifts to their classmates or teachers. However they may bring a potted plant or a book for the class library.
Statement of Bullying
Every person at ANTS should be treated with respect. Nobody should be bullied.
What is Bullying? It includes:
Name calling, spreading rumours and persistent teasing.
Making fun of someone or making someone feel stupid and unwanted.
Racist abuse or comments.
Physical violence – pushing, kicking, hitting or threats of violence.
If you feel you are being bullied, you must take one of the following steps:
Tell your Director.
Tell your teacher.
Tell your Head boy or Head girl.
Inform your parents.
Talk to a friend about it.
NOBODY HAS THE RIGHT TO BULLY. BULLYING WILL NOT BE TOLERATED AT ANAND NIKETAN
Each student should carry the almanac to school with his/her photograph and identification information complete and signed by his/her parent.
No student should damage any school furniture or write anything on walls or furniture. Concerned student will be required to compensate for the damage.
The school is not responsible for goods lost. It is not advisable to bring valuable articles to school. Kindly label all the belongings clearly.
Parents and guardians shall not visit their wards or teachers in the classrooms, without permission of the authorities.
Both the parents should be present for the PTMs held during the year.
Once a child has come to school, he/she will not be allowed to go on a half-day leave. In case of an emergency, parents will personally come and pick up their wards. No child will be allowed to go home with an unknown person, unless a letter of sanction (signed by parent) is provided to the authorities.
It is compulsory for every student to speak in English on the school campus and also in the school bus.
Mobile phones are not allowed in the school.
Good manners, habits of obedience and order, neatness in person and dress and punctuality are required at all times.
Attendance & Leave
Attendance in school is compulsory. Absence for more than three days after the school reopens will call for strict disciplinary action.
Students must be punctual for class lessons and school activities.
Absence without valid reason will not be condoned.
Medical certificate should be submitted to the class teacher.
A letter from parent/guardian should be submitted to the class teacher in case of any kind of absence.
A student suffering from contagious disease will not be permitted to attend school. He/She can resume school on submitting a medical certificate after the quarantine period.
No student should be absent for an examination or test except when prevented by reasons of health, in which case a medical certificate is required.
Library & Browsing Room
The library is open to all students of the school. Students visiting the library have to observe the following rules:
Until the previously issued book is returned, an additional book will not be issued.
Books damaged while in possession will have to be replaced by the borrower, failing which, parents will be billed, the cost of replacement.
The library has an open access system and the students must help to maintain the order of the books on different shelves.