Sports Facilities

On your marks, get set, go

Our Residential cum Day school in Kolkata is home to some truly outstanding sports facilities, geared up to get aspiring Usain Bolts running, great team players playing and budding Ronaldos/Messis scoring goals.

We love school sports in Kolkata, which is one of the reasons we work so hard to provide exceptional facilities, along with a wide range of exciting opportunities to get our students active.

Besides nurturing their athletic talents, this module inculcates a spirit of healthy competition and team work in students. Qualified trainers and coaches monitor the progress of every child, to ensure that they learn, and excel at, a wide range of sports and games.

Outdoor Activities Indoor Activities
Athletics Badminton
Swimming       Billiards
Cricket Chess
Football Basketball
Lawn Tennis Table Tennis
Vollyball Carrom
Kho-kho  
Physical Education
Aerobics Martial Arts
Yoga    A well equipped Gymnasium
A substantial grass playing area. Indoor sports arena and multi-purpose hall.

A dedicated fully-equipped grass playing area exclusively for younger students

Top sports teaching

But great facilities aren't the only ingredient in the sporting education we provide at GEMS Akademia International School - Kolkata. Young people need enthusiastic teaching, expert coaching and inspirational support to achieve their physical best.

That's why our sports teachers are all highly qualified, experienced professionals, with diverse backgrounds in a broad range of sports and activities. We in association with EduSports are dedicated to promoting school sports in Kolkata and to helping students of all abilities achieve their very best whether it's on the basketball court or in the pool.

About EduSports

Started in January 2009, EduSports is India's first and leading school sports company and is backed by a team of IIT, IIM, NIS, LNCPE and Stanford alumni.

Operating in over 80 cities in India - Currently LIVE in 320+ leading schools including DPS Schools, PSBB Schools, Mount Litera Zee Schools, Meghe Group of Schools, TVS Schools, Edify Schools, Podar World Schools & Pearson Schools.

Programme currently covers over 2, 00,000 children, 5000 teachers and 80,000 parents.

In year 2012, EduSports won the "Sankalp" - India's largest social enterprise award and the NDTV &Nirmal Lifestyle ˜Spirit of Sports" award. Apart from that EduSports was listed as one of the Forbes India's ˜Top 5 start - ups to watch out for in 2013.

Vision

EduSports will create a generation of ˜Champions in Life" - Healthier & Fitter children equipped with key life-skills- All through the magic of sports.

EduSports programmes help create 'Physically Educated' children while ensuring that all stakeholders (Schools, Parents & Policymakers) are involved in the process.

Philosophy

EduSports programmes are designed around the core principles of

  • Inclusiveness (Every child MUST play)
  • Age-Appropriateness (Right Skills at the Right Age)
  • All programmes are designed specifically to work in Indian context. They can operate in limited spaces and actively engage large class sizes.
  • The scientifically designed, structured EduSports programmes help physical education & sports get to the same level of rigor, focus and stakeholder involvement that exists in academic subjects in schools.

For more information about any of our sports facilities please get in touch with our team.