Rockwell International School

Rockwell International School does focus on experiential learning but the facilities it offers don’t match those offered by many of the international schools in the city. Here’s a look.

Located on the outskirts of Hyderabad, in Kokapet, Rockwell International School follows a different approach to teaching, with activity-based learning methodologies, from projects to experiments and field trips. The aim is to inculcate creativity, inquisitiveness, analytical thinking and expression in students. Rockwell International is affiliated to both the CBSE and Cambridge International boards.

Rockwell International Features

  1. Integrated CBSE-IGCSE curriculum for students till Class 8, after which students can choose from either of the two for Classes 9 to 12.
  2. Strong emphasis on experiential and experimental learning
  3. World class infrastructure with spacious classrooms, basketball courts, libraries, computer and science labs and multi-seating dining hall
  4. Supervised A/C buses, with GPS tracking systems, for transportation
  5. Participation in major inter-school activities, including football and basketball tournaments and global entrepreneurial global competitions held abroad
  6. Co-curricular activities include music, dance, arts and crafts, debate and quiz clubs
  7. Cordial and informative staff

Limitations

  1. Smaller campus than many other international schools in Hyderabad
  2. Fee structure is only available on enquiry
  3. The website seems to not have been updated after 2016
  4. No mention of security infrastructure
  5. Lack of proven good results in Class XII
  6. Lack of many amenities that other schools like Sreenidhi and Silver Oaks provide

Advantages

  1. CBSE/IGCSE curriculum
  2. Cambridge International Examinations
  3. International exposure through event participation
  4. Focus on holistic development of students

Disadvantages

  1. Lack of a defined and transparent fee structure
  2. Lack of clarity regarding security arrangements
  3. No swimming pool, horse riding and several other facilities offered by other prominent international schools in the city

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