FOUNDED ON YEARS OF TRUST
For the past years, thousands of parents have placed their trust in the Woodlands Overseas School. Today, nearly 1850 students from India and different countries attend Woodlands Overseas School.
Trained to create vibrant learning environments, WOS teachers are at the very heart of the School. As one of the largest providers of private Pre School-12 education, WOS is able to recruit the very best education professionals from around the area and is among the largest employer of teachers in Hoshiarpur. WOS employs a team of more than 100 education professionals and staff who ensure that the highest standards of learning and teaching are met — and exceeded. Ongoing training and continuing professional development programmes ensure that WOS teachers remain at the forefront of educational thinking and practice.
Academic results at Woodlands are consistently high, with WOS students achieving well above national averages for equivalent examinations. Students in WOS which are affiliated to CBSE Board consistently attain exam results that are significantly above the national average. Year on year, students from GIIS schools achieve top honors – nationally and regionally.
VARIETY OF SCHOOL MODELS
Uniquely, WOS has developed school models that meet the needs of any community, anywhere in the world. Through a variety of teaching methodology and curriculum, WOS provides families with a world of choice.
INNOVATIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
WOS creates learning environments that break traditional boundaries. A philosophy of continuous innovation influences the design of Woodlands and guides ongoing improvements in our existing school.
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
WOS is committed to continuous development and innovation, driven by a constant dialogue, both formal and informal, with parents and educationists. Uniquely, WOS benefits from the sharing of best practice across the network, aimed primarily at enhancing the standards of learning and teaching.
The WOS quality assurance programme ensures that the highest possible standards of education are maintained in the school. Woodlands use rigorous self evaluation programmes to ensure that teaching standards are high and students are provided with learning opportunities that are matched to their specific needs.
Continuous improvement is the key focus. School is supported through:
- Learning and teaching and audits
- Professional development programmes for teachers
- Whole school reviews by Overseas professional team
- External evaluation and reviews.
PARENTS AS PARTNERS
WOS believes that parents are an integral part of the school community. WOS’ parent relations programme supports the positive interaction between school and home, encouraging parents to participate in the education process.
The parent relation programme is designed to provide high standards of service to ensure that every experience at a WOS School is a positive one. The WOS Parent Relations Programme includes:
- Ongoing communication between school and home
- Regular parent –teacher communication
- Parent Teacher Meetings
- Information seminars
WOS SERVICES AND SPECIALISTS
WOS has access to a range specialists and experts in the education sector. Their ongoing guidance in all areas related to school, provides invaluable support to WOS in-house teams who drive development of specific areas of school business.
WOS in-house teams and areas of expertise include:
- Quality Assurance
- Research and Development
- Education and Curriculum Management
- Human Resources Management
- Parent Relations
- Marketing & Communication
- Brand Environments
- Project Management
- Finance & Cost Management
- Information Communications Technology
- Procurement & Logistics
- Training & Professional Development
- Operations Management.
Through over 5 years of success-proven experience and access to industry experts and specialist we are able to offer benefits to our investors, teachers, parents and students.
COMMITMENT TO COMMUNITY
WOS is committed to the communities it serves through the long term provision of high quality education, continued enhancement of facilities, infrastructure and teaching methodology. Students at Woodlands are also taught the values and responsibilities needed to become active members of the local and global community.