Time is set aside every week for students to pursue their areas of interest and further hone their skills. Specialist teachers along with faculty from Mitra Academy together provide training and exposure.
Cooking without Fire
This club provides great opportunity to students to experiment with recipes where there is no fear of fire accidents. They look forward to preparing a lip smacking snack every week all by themselves.
Art & Craft Club
This club provides opportunities to students to creatively experiment with colours, textures and techniques.
The Science Club conducts various activities and competitions to help students gain self-confidence and to enable them to channelise their energy and knowledge. It also gives an opportunity to students to develop their scientific aptitude and exploration through experimentation and nature study makes science interesting. Science exhibition showcasing children’s work is put up every year.
The world around us is full of fascinating things. The young minds are ever eager to know how, why, when, where and what of everything that interests them. With this in mind the Quiz Club endeavours to encourage every child to develop his/her power of observation and also sharpen his/her power of thinking. Inter House Quiz Competition are regularly conducted regularly.
The Chess club caters to enhance the reasoning and logical thinking of students besides helping them develop their power of concentration.
Theatre Club conducts various activities such as recitation, storytelling and reading of self-written work. Most of this is done through dramatization where in students are required to rewrite a story as a play and enact it. Bring alive a story during the reading session by modulation, information and dramatization. These help them develop their theatrical skills and put forth their thoughts and ideas on stage.
Music is associated with sound, pitch, harmony and rhythm. Its an important part of every child’s life. Anything that sounds good is said to be “music to the ears”. The aim of the music club is to help students develop ‘a ear for music’, keep to rhythm, tune and sing in unison with the others. This helps them develop the spirit of “team” and “togetherness”. Trained by qualified musicians, the music club tries to achieve this with not only Indian music but with western music as well. This helps develop the inter-cultural concept as well.
Mitra school Band comprises a group of student musicians , trained by professionals who work with perseverance and discipline . The band performs during macro events in and outside school.
Dance is an art form, an expression of the soul, through pure body movements set to music, beat and rhythm. It not only trains a person to focus and concentrate but also to be flexible. This is what the children learn through dance and apply to life.
SUPW or Socially Useful and Productive Work and Community Service occupy an important place in the curriculum. Here the children are encouraged to do social service to the society by visiting schools for the visually impaired, home for the aged and orphanages where they put up cultural shows and organize games and competitions for the inhabitants.