Why Paradise School Goa?
Selecting the right school for a child is a pivotal decision that can significantly influence their academic, social, and personal development. For many parents, finding a school that caters to their child’s unique needs, fosters a nurturing environment, and encourages well-rounded growth becomes a top priority. Paradise School Goa, a multi-award-winning Cambridge International School is regarded to be one of the top schools in Goa, leading the way in educational innovation by using the SOLE method of learning in conjunction with the Cambridge Curriculum. Paradise, a holistic haven of education, has emerged as a beacon of excellence, drawing the attention and admiration of parents seeking an exceptional, all-encompassing educational and life experience for their children.
In this blog, we delve into the top 10 reasons why parents choose Paradise School Goa as their child’s educational home.
1. Holistic Education:
Parents recognize the paramount importance of a well-rounded education that goes beyond mere academic excellence. At Paradise School Goa, the focus on holistic education is evident in its well-designed and truly unique curriculum. The school focuses on nurturing every aspect of a child’s development, including academic excellence, emotional intelligence, creativity, and physical well-being.
Alongside the usual academic subjects that make up the Cambridge curriculum such as Maths, English, and Science, the school emphasizes the development of critical life skills, creativity, and nurturing free and independent thinking through subjects like Global Perspectives, Enterprise, Environmental Management, Social and Emotional Learning, Digital Literacy, Art, Music, and Permaculture. Students also enjoy regular SOLE sessions designed to stretch the parameters of what is possible when we collaborate to reach new heights of creative thinking! Paradise is a school of the future, the school leads the way in preparing learners digitally to get the most from technology with our groundbreaking School in the Cloud ethos. Technology supports holistic learning and marries with more traditional methods as a perfect union.
The curriculum is powerfully designed to encourage critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and a love for learning, setting students on a path of lifelong learning and personal growth. Parents know that the established methodology at Paradise works- they see it in our IGSCE and A Level exam results, the accolades and awards that the school and students have received, and most importantly, in the success of the post-graduate alumni of the school who are blazing trails in their own higher education pathways!
2. Experienced and Passionate Faculty:
A school is only as good as its teachers, and Paradise School takes immense pride in its highly qualified and experienced faculty. The educators at Paradise School are not only experts in their respective subjects but also deeply committed to understanding the unique needs of each student. Goa has become known as one the best schools in Goa because of its teaching team. The school’s faculty members are not just knowledgeable in their respective subjects but are also passionate about nurturing young minds. This passion translates into a dynamic and engaging learning environment where students are inspired to explore their potential fully.
3. Emphasis on Personalised Learning and Outstanding Student-Teacher Ratios:
Every child is unique, with distinct learning styles, strengths, and challenges. Paradise School Goa recognizes this diversity and strives to provide personalised learning for each student. Smaller class sizes, with a maximum of 15 students in any class, enable teachers to understand their students better and tailor their teaching approaches accordingly. This individual attention helps children overcome obstacles, achieve academic success, and build self-confidence. At Paradise, the strength and potential of the child is where the focus is placed.
4. A Boutique Campus that Nurtures and Inspires:
Paradise School Goa is an intimate and well-designed hub of learning. That’s because we understand that learning is enhanced by a warm, inviting, and artistically designed environment to generate inspiration and support growth. The classrooms at Paradise are equipped with bespoke furniture and modern teaching aids and technology to make learning engaging and interactive. Additionally, the school boasts a state-of-the-art Digital Literacy lab with Apple Computers and Ipads, a Cambridge-approved science lab, and spaces for play and sports that promote all-around development. Paradise School ensures that children have access to the resources they need to thrive academically and creatively.
5. A Global Education in Goa:
As a school situated in the diverse and culturally rich state of Goa, Paradise School celebrates and embraces cultural diversity. Parents appreciate the school’s commitment to fostering an inclusive atmosphere where students from various backgrounds can learn from each other’s experiences and perspectives. Paradise is a true global village with many students from Goa, the larger metros in India, and international students making up the rich tapestry of our school population. This exposure to different cultures helps children develop empathy, tolerance, and a global outlook.
6. Student-Centric Approach:
Parents often seek an educational institution that places the needs of its students at the forefront of its policies and practices. Paradise School Goa adopts a student-centric approach, where the well-being and growth of its students are the top priority. The school encourages open communication with parents and values their involvement in their child’s education, creating a strong partnership between parents, teachers, and the school.
7. Emphasis on Values and Ethics:
In a rapidly changing world, parents seek to instill strong moral values and ethics in their children’s upbringing. Paradise School Goa understands this responsibility and integrates value-based education into its curriculum. By emphasizing qualities like integrity, empathy, and responsibility, the school aims to shape students into compassionate and principled individuals who positively impact society. Our Social and Emotional Learning teacher Natasha works closely with the children helping them find their inner compass for compassion and ethical growth.
8. Focus on Environmental Consciousness:
As environmental concerns become more pressing, parents appreciate Paradise School Goa’s commitment to environmental consciousness. The school actively promotes sustainable practices, encourages eco-friendly initiatives, and educates students about their role in preserving the planet. Through such efforts and community service initiatives, children develop a sense of environmental responsibility from a young age.
9. Parent Involvement and Communication
The school believes in the active involvement of parents in their child’s education journey. Regular parent-teacher interactions, progress reports, and open-house sessions are organized by our dedicated School Coordinator Victoria Stuttcliffe to keep parents informed about their child’s progress and to address any concerns they might have. This transparent communication strengthens the partnership between parents and the school, fostering a supportive community.
As parents, we are only as happy as our least happy child! At Paradise School Goa parents get to see their children run through the gates every morning without looking back, they see their children achieving great heights not at the expense of their emotional well-being, but because of the emphasis that is placed upon it. Parents who choose Paradise are aware that their children will spend most of their young lives and days in school and that mental health, emotional nurturing, and a school rooted in seeing the best in their child matters well into their adulthood. The academic and personal success stories at Paradise are manifestations of a working philosophy rooted in respect, nurturing and always seeing the best in every child.
Choosing the right school for a child is a crucial decision that shapes their future. Paradise School in Goa has won the hearts of parents with its holistic education approach, dynamic faculty, nurturing environment, personalised learning, modern facilities, cultural diversity, and strong values, the school provides a nurturing environment for students to thrive.
Would you like to explore the option of Paradise School Goa for your own child? We would be delighted to host you for a trial at our school, to give you an in-person tour, or to connect with you on a callback. Just fill in the reach out to us and our admissions office Alika will be in touch with you.