Date- 21st June 2009
Arranged By- Quality Development, VPM
Lecture By- Mr. Ravi Kelkar, faculty member of STS classes at Suvidyalaya Borivali also associated with CET and IIT classes.
Arranged for- The parents of std- VIII who have secured above 75% in std VII [English and Marathi medium]
Venue- School hall [new building]
Teachers involved- Mrs. Save, Mrs.Tharval , Mrs Chougle,
Mr. Desai., Mrs.Valanjoo, Mrs. Khadatkar, Mrs.Vaidya, Mrs. Pallavi Patil.
The lecture was very informative on the topic competitive examination that is state Talent search and National Talent Search. Some information are given below.
1) Importance of the Exam- If selected students get monthly scholarship till (upto) his graduation. Apart from this it widens the horizon of the student and makes them capable to stand in competitive world.
2) The two levels of Exam-
A) STS at state level for the students studying in std VIII in the month of November.
B) NTS – In the month of May, for those who are selected on merit from STS Examination.
PATTERN AND SYLLABUS
Multiple choice questions
No negative marking
Paper-1] CMAT [General Mental Ability Test]
2] SAT[Scholastic Ability Test]
Syllabus- 1)Like I.Q. Scholarship but of higher level.
2) Syllabus of std. VIII Of state Board CBSC, X, ICSC
Sci- Physics, Chemistry, Biology
S.S - History , Geography, Civics
Maths Algebra, Geometry
Total Question -90 ( Each question one mark )
The parents were given the grief information and guidance to prepare their ward for STS Examination.