Birla Balika Vidyapeeth
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|Birla Balika VidyaPeeth
|Pilani, Rajasthan, 333031
|School type||Private English medium residential school|
|Motto||विद्या विनयेन शोभते|
|Established||July 15, 1941|
|Head of school||Dr. (Mrs.) M. Kasturi, National Awardee|
|Number of students||1000|
|Classes offered||4 to 12|
|Campus size||100 acres|
|Houses||Parijat,Kamal,Champak,Bakul,Gulab and New houae|
|Alumni||shakti mohan, Neeti Mohan, Mukti Mohan,|
Birla Balika Vidyapeeth is an English medium residential public school for girls, located in Pilani, Rajasthan, India. The school was founded in 1941. It started with 25 girls and now has 800 students. It is affiliated with the CBSE.
The school band has been a part of the RDC Parade at New Delhi, since India became a republic in 1950.
Birla Balika Vidyapeeth is a member school of:
- Indian Public Schools' Conference,
- United Schools Organisation,
- Society for Unaided Private Schools of Rajasthan,
- National Progressive Schools' Conference.
Fine Arts Department
Guidance and Counseling
The Counseling Cell has a Psychologist and a Counselor. They solve problems like adjusting to the new environment for new students, coping with studies, personal problems, and developing study habits. Career counseling is provided by counselors from professional agencies.
National Cadet Corps
Each year the school NCC troop goes to an ATC Camp where the students are given training as an army cadet, an adventure camp gives them an exposure to adventurous activities like parasailing, mountaineering, bouldering and rock climbing.
The school has two troops under 1 RAJ CTR Jr. wing with 150 cadets and one troop under 1 RAJ CTR Sr. wing with 52 cadets taken care of by three ANOs.
The NCC Band has participated in the Republic Day parade at New Delhi for the past 57 consecutive years.
Sports and games
- The school has playing fields and a gymnasium.
- The students play sports and games like football,basketball, volleyball, tennis, badminton, Roller skating, skating, table tennis, Kho-kho, Hockey and athletics.
- A gymnasium and a swimming pool are available.
- Horse riding is taught by expert coaches.
- The school provides Yoga and Judo.
- Science Club
- Eco Club
- Mathematics Club
- Literary Club (Hindi and English)
- Health and Wellness Club
- Creativity Club
- Social Science Club
For Socially Useful Public Work the students have adopted nearby villages and through slogans, processions, Nukkad Nataks, posters and collages they spread awareness regarding social issues like dignity of labour, women empowerment, youth empowerment, self employment generation, female foeticide, child labour, and drug abuse.
- Birla Balika Vidyapeeth reference in India Today list of top 10 boarding schools. http://indiatoday.intoday.in/education/story/the-top-10-boarding-schools-in-india/1/410970.html