BALANCING THE LOAD OF HOMEWORK COMMITTEE
S.No. Name Designation
1 Mr. Mahesh Krishnan Principal
2 Ms. Arputha Mary Teacher(8)
3 Ms. Bhagyalakshmi Teacher(6-7)
4 Ms. Anbu Rose Teacher(5)
5 Ms. Lingapushpam Teacher(3,4)
6 Ms. Kalpana Teacher(1,2)
7 Ms. Vanthana Kirubha Counsellor
8 Mr. Siva Perumal Special educator
The committee has decided on the following policy guidelines to ensure the load of
homework is balanced –
The word ‘homework’ is to be preferable called as ‘self work’ or ‘practise work’.
The school follows a no homework policy for class I and II.
A homework time table is prepared and students are assigned practise work in only
the dedicated subjects.
Teachers have been advised to be creative while assigning homework to students of
For classes 6-8 teachers have been advised to suggest topics that lends itself to
exploratory learning for self-work. This will help promote problem solving and
critical thinking among the students.
For class 9-10, homework to be given only for English, Math and Science.
Parents have been encouraged to follow-up with their wards about the work assigned.