At G. D Goenka Public School, Dwarka education is designed to meet the basic learning needs of students. In doing so, it is also intended to prepare students to benefit from secondary education. In keeping with this broad aim, primary education is geared towards enabling students to develop essential learning skills and providing them with basic learning content.
The school identifies three primary aims of education:
• to enable the child to live a full life as a child and to realize his or her potential as a unique individual
• to enable the child to develop as a social being through living and co-operating with others and so contribute to the good of society
• to prepare the child for further education and lifelong learning.
The school lays stress on the following:-
Physical Education • Physical education is important in as students' bodies are growing rapidly and require physical activity. In addition to physical strength, students are encouraged to participate in sports and games to ensure that they acquire team spirit at an early age.
Critical Thinking and Logic • Another objective of education is to foster critical thinking and to encourage logical judgement in a child. Without this, no student can become a truly successful person who can analyze and make informed and rational decisions.
Promoting Values • Students need to develop positive values and learn to appreciate their own and other people's cultures. Religious and cultural tolerance are inculcated among students.
Environmental Awareness • The students imbibe an awareness and appreciation of the environment. A deep-rooted respect for nature and animals is encouraged in them. In addition, students also learn about the need to conserve energy and in turn the environment.
The school’s curriculum aims to enable children to meet with self-confidence and assurance, the demands of life, now and in the future.