When I think about my school, Balsam Academy, and realize myself as a young Balsamite, my heart is flushed with confidence; a confidence that would make myself face any challenge. It is not only the word that brings about this feeling, but also the circumstances it has provided to enhance my skills and Maximize Potential. Yes, the principle motto of the school is 'Maximize Potential'. It approaches each and every student in his/ her convenience. This was the factor that enabled me to grow as a student year after year. "Education is not the learning of facts, but training of mind to think" – Albert Einstein This is proven right by our school every moment. We have intellectual teachers who would understand the position of every student and guide them in the right path. The smart discussion-oriented classrooms have developed my knowledge. Students get an opportunity to have exposure that make them good learners. The natural environment adds to the beauty of the school. Wherever I go, in my life, I am proud to be a Balsamite, and enlighten other minds with good thoughts. The memories of my school will remain as a never-ending fragrance in my mind.
Balsam Academy, 13 years of fun-filled journey! My second home.
I am proud to say that I am a student of one of the reputed schools in Ranipet. Balsam Academy has taught me so many things which are quite difficult to pen down. It was a journey which had a mix of emotions. Words fall short when I try to describe this school. My first and fundamental education started at Balsam Academy, with adaptable teachers, adventurous students and ambitious management. They taught me hard work, smart work and even team work. This school holds a lot of memories. Balsam Academy has an ideal and charming environment to learn. This school has worked hard to make the curriculum relevant to the lives of students. The school is cooperatively led by people who value other, their voice and need for choice. To be frank, Balsam Academy is a school that gives all-round development for a student and make him/ her triumphant. I would say that the main reason behind my success is Balsam Academy. The words 'Maximize Potential' often hits my heart and this school has never failed to bring the special out of me. I am grateful to the Management, Principal, all the teachers and students. Even in hard times, I will not forget to remember my school, Balsam Academy. My journey with Balsam will continue forever.
My school is one of the most reputed schools in Vellore district. Its exceptional quality lies in instilling the values of academics and co-curricular activities. The school has a strong emphasis on 'Educational excellence'. The school provides exclusive facilities for students' learning. It enforces on peace and harmony for students to appreciate communal integration. Its effort in identifying students' talents and strengthening them is commendable. The friendly relationship of students with teachers establishes a healthy environment for the students to learn.
My journey in Balsam from 2011 to 2016 is the most memorable one. The learning environment, infrastructure, and quality in teaching is the best that anyone can hope for. Balsam staff provided an environment in which students can reach their full potential. I felt constantly challenge to push myself to exceed what is expected. The love and care provided by the team is immeasurable. I AM PROUD TO BE A BALSAMITE
My educational journey in Balsam Academy was unique and ambitious. This was because of the exclusive energy and self- confidence I gained from the student-friendly atmosphere of the school. The School Management and Staff worked in such a manner that I fall short of words to thank. The academic calendar including workshops, brain storming sessions, thematic assemblies etc., created an excellent learning platform for students to gain practical knowledge and develop social skills. It is indeed a privilege to all Balsamites for the school considers the interests of each learner and provides opportunities both in curricular and co-curricular activities. I loved studying in Balsam Academy as every learner got individual attention. The dedication of the teachers, the support from the management and the motivation from the Principal enabled me to succeed in the Board examination. The study skills that I acquired here, helps me wherever I go. I shall always remember Balsam for the caring and eco-friendly environment, great facilities and services offered. Education is a powerful weapon that can change the world. Balsam Academy is the right place that lays a strong foundation.
"The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet". –Aristotle I have heard it from many that they can never forget their schooling and now I have realized that Balsam is an unforgettable experience. A good atmosphere with fun-filled classrooms is one of the significant features of my school. A student is not only maximizing his/her potential but also minimizing concepts unknown to him/her. We feel secure and devoted after entering the school campus. Our cordial and cooperative teachers, who bring in the topics in different methods as possible and also make sure that we are clear with the concepts. We also have extracurricular activities such as dance, music, physical education,art, life skills etc. We also have specialized teachers coming from different places to share their expertise. The management also invites resource persons from different fields to make the brainstorming session more effective. Our school also considers student's health and cleanliness of environment. We conduct free medical camp for all the students and organize events pertaining to society every year. We have the Interactive classrooms which make learning even more interesting. Starting from the support staff to the correspondent, all are accessible and bind us with great love and care. We have a rich library with loaded with books according to subjects and levels of reading. Our school has also introduced reading program to graph our reading chart. We are also encouraged to prepare for competitive exams which gives us an edge in the larger world. We are also educated to become responsible citizens and to meet the needs of the society. We have parent-teacher conferences scheduled regularly so parents are updated of our progress and are involved in our education as they partner with the teachers. Balsam also invites students to generate and contribute ideas for school governance and allows us to voice out student concerns in the Student Council. We have various contests being conducted to develop our skills and exhibit our talents. To put it in a nutshell, we are not only trained to meet today's life we are trained for a better tomorrow and we are certain to reach greater heights.
The 7 years I spent in Balsam Academy were like the best of the days. Having passed out doesn't let those memories fade away. The teachers, the staff, the classrooms, the playground, circle time, everything is being missed here in my college. I loved the school's atmosphere as well as the concern of the school administration for the students. It is certainly the best school one would ever come across. PROUD TO BE A BALSAMITE.