Beyond The Classroom

The entire academic year in Middle School is planned to provide a balanced opportunity for academic and extracurricular activities. Each student is allotted a house (Hawk, Kite, Falcon and Eagle) and participates in different school activities organised by teachers and the Student Council such as Debates, Quizzes, Be the Dancer, creative writing, Chess, Football and Basketball championships. They also participate in inter school competitions and events like MUN, football, basketball and cricket tournaments, debates, quizzes and drawing competitions. The school also organises an interschool BDMUN and the BD Liga, our interschool football league.

It is mandatory for each student to sign up for one club from a wide array of choices including Science Club, Capoeira, Cooking Club, Rubik’s Cube Club and Arts. These clubs provide an opportunity for students to learn new skills and develop collaboration and respect for each other.

Students always have many opportunities to work together across grades. The school works hard to foster a culture that encourages working, achieving and finding happiness as a community that respects each individual’s unique talents. During the Hindi Divas and World Language Day celebrations, different activities and events showcase different aspects of the language, with all students in Middle School participating.

Students also participate in Community Service in which they volunteer at various places like Fisherman’s Colony, ADAPT and Balwadi. These activities help our students become responsible, socially aware citizens.

Our field trips and yearly educational trips also contribute largely to the skill development based on extracurricular activities such as teamwork, better social skills and critical thinking.

Our Middle School Science fairs celebrate the spirit of curiosity and scientific inquiry as student groups develop research questions, conduct experiments, analyse data and present their findings.

The Middle School Annual Day concert is a celebration of the love we all share to perform and have fun on the stage. Our community is filled with tremendous individual and group talent, and this evening provides the perfect platform for our young teens and tweens to grow their confidence and positivity through hard work.

Studentspeak
B.D. Somani embraces change instead of rejecting it. It teaches someone that being different is all right, in fact being...

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I think B.D. Somani really stands out because of how everyone is always having fun in everything we do. B.D....

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My personality is evolving, and my experiences in middle school allow me to find new interests and discover new things....

Sanya Shah, Grade 7

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Since coming to B.D. Somani, I have had the opportunity to involve myself in so many experiences that I never...

Kashvi Ganesh, Grade 7

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B.D. Somani stands out as a school because the teachers let you evolve as an individual. Teachers constantly motivate you...

Malvika Mehta, Grade 7

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My son has been going to B.D. Somani only for a year; he joined in Reception. We can't have asked...

Junior Kindergarten Parent

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Both my children look forward to school every single day. This single fact speaks volumes to me. Over the years,...

Grade 1 Parent

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At B.D. Somani, every child’s individuality is recognised and respected. Using a progressive 21st-century curriculum, they work hard to equip...

Grade 4 Parent

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We have been part of the B.D. Somani family for six years now, with our two children attending school from...

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A little more than a year ago to the day, my daughter made the heavy-footed journey from being a sheltered...

Grade 7 Parent

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B.D. Somani School takes a holistic approach to learning. I have seen my child evolve into a confident, determined young...

Grade 8 Parent

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I decided on B.D. Somani for my child because of the dedication of the teachers towards the students and also...

Grade 5 Parent

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We are thankful that school's priority is to strengthen the skill sets in children, make them believe in their capabilities...

Grade 4 Parent

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The school's core values match our values, and we truly appreciate the programs, the focus on teaching individual soft skills...

Grade 2 Parent

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As parents, we have truly enjoyed the inclusive engagement with the school as 'partners in learning' with everything from the...

Grade 3 and 8 Parent

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My boys have been in B.D. Somani since Junior Kindergarten. They are in Grades 6 and 4 now. It has...

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B.D. Somani is a place where the students are challenged and thus encouraged to be engaged in all they do....

Grade 4 & Grade 6 Parent

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B.D. Somani has brought out the best in my children. I love this school because it emphasises overall development and...

Reception & Kindergarten Parent

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Teacherspeak
I have been at B.D. Somani for less than a month but it feels like I’ve been working here forever....

Grade 5 Assistant Teacher

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At B.D. Somani, we laugh together, we learn together but most importantly we GROW together. Lots of fun, lots of...

Grade 4 Teacher

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Grade 3 Teacher

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B.D. Somani is the most exciting place to be as each day the children and teachers embark on a new...

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From the teachers to assistants, to the students, there is a sense of family that is perfect for nurturing academic...

Grade 3 Teacher

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