For providing high quality education at minimum cost for development of young generation, Saltlake Shiksha Niketan has constructed a rare state of the art building having Ground + five floors having a built up area of about 82,000 sq.ft. with provision for two automatic lifts on 62 cottahs of land to which about 14 cottahs is going to be added soon.
Classroom - 61 well ventilated airy and spacious classrooms
Our Mission is to mould individuals, who can cherish the rich heritage, culture and traditions of India with global digital revolution, using the best for the growth of the society. To strive for professional excellence, moral strength and integrity. To foster a sense of discipline, decorum and devotion to development. Learn to combine freedom with responsibility and recognise one’s strength.
Auditorium - A large well equipped auditorium
The school has a spacious air-conditioned auditorium, with a capacity to accommodate 1300 people with all its paraphernalia to organize different indoor sports and co-curricular activities. The auditorium is used to organize debates, quiz, indoor sports, convocations, functions etc. It is located on the ground floor and is easily accessible from all the classrooms as well as from outside the school.
Laboratories - 3 Laboratories
To ensure an ambience for innovative, creative and contemporary pedagogy, the theory classes are being supplemented with practical knowledge. Regular lab sessions are held under the guidance of trained lab instructors. In addition to the mandatory laboratories for Physics, Chemistry and Biology, the school also has separate well equipped labs for Mathematics and Geography.
To make mathematics fun and demonstrable, we at SALTLAKE SHIKSHA NIKETAN have set up Maths lab for students to learn about various concepts using tools, shapes and real-life situations. This helps the students to extend to the experiential learning in Mathematics.
Our Physics Lab is fully equipped with all modern facilities and equipment to allow children to engage in learning through research. The Lab has been planned keeping the safety of the students in mind. Well-trained professionals assist and engage children, encouraging them to work in groups as well as individually to enable them to correlate practical and theoretical experiences. Some of the modern equipment in physics lab are as follows: Metre Bridge, potentiometer, Ohm's Law apparatus, vernier Callipers, Screw gauges, spherometer, Simple pendulum, Thermometer, Barometer, multimeter, Beam Balance, Lenses, Mirrors, Prisms, Optical bench, Rectifier, Zener Diode apparatus, P-N Junction Diode apparatus,etc.
Chemistry department have well equipped laboratory. The experiments in the laboratory are performed under the supervision of teachers and efficient lab assistants and personal care is given to all. A List of Basic Chemistry Apparatus in the lab are as follows:
- Safety goggles and safety equipment
- Erlenmeyer flasks, AKA conical flasks
- Florence flasks, AKA boiling flasks
- Test tubes, tongs, and racks
- Watch glasses
- Graduated cylinders
- Volumetric flasks
- Ring stands, rings, and clamps
- Tongs and forceps
- Spatulas and scoopulas
- Bunsen Burners
The Biology laboratory of Saltlake Shiksha Niketan is well equipped and is maintained regularly. Some of the components of the Biology lab are as the following -
- Preserved specimen of plants and animals
- Equipments for dissection of plant specimens
- Human skeleton
- OHP and LCD projector for live audio-visual aid
- Lots of compound and Light microscope to observe micro organisms
- Adequate chemicals for doing practical classes
- POP models of all human organs.
The laboratory is capacious with all the modern facilities. It provides the students the opportunity to develop the ability of learning by doing.
Geography lab plays a very important role in enriching geographical base of a student. It enhances the learning of the student to full spectrum of sub fields like physical and socio-economic geography. Our school has different topological map of India for comprehensive understanding of a region and also Weather Instruments & Models –Anemometer, Barometer, Rain Gauge, Wind Wane etc. Geographical Models & Apparatus , CDs related to different topics are also there for visual aid.
The school has well equipped composite science lab. The laboratory is well equipped to conduct experiments as per the syllabi of CBSE. The lab is periodically upgraded to fulfill the requirements of the curriculum. Students have facilities to perform experiments, to measure data and to anlyse results so as to match their practical observations with theoretical knowledge.
Computer Lab - 1 Computer Laboratory
IT skills have now become a necessity owing to the increasing use of computers in our daily life. At Saltlake Shiksha Niketan , Computer Education is compulsory from the very beginning. Students have internet access and the full campus is connected with Wi-Fi and internet supports live management and educational facilities for students and faculty.
Library - Well stocked Library for Junior and Seniors
The school library has a collection of thousands of books, audio-visual material and other contents that serves common use to meet the educational, informative and recreational needs of the users. It contains thousands of quality fiction and non-fiction books that encourage students to read more for pleasure and enrich their intellectual, artistic, cultural, social and emotional growth. The ambience of the school library is perfect for learning without getting disturbed.
Audio Visual Room
Special seminars and lectures are conducted on a regular basis in the AV room which is well equipped with all requisite infrastructure such as LCD projector, video library, 3D equipments etc.
The music room of the school has customized platforms for orchestra and choir rehearsals. In the music room the students get access to a wide variety of musical instruments.
The well equipped dance room is an additional facility for the students wherein fun filled dance sessions happen regularly yielding moments of cultural joy. Here students are taught all types of dance forms from folk dance to western dance.
Indoor Games Room
To provide best indoor sports facility to the students, the school has an indoor games room to play many indoor games like table tennis ,carom, chess and ludo. These help to sharpen skills and invigorate the mind of the students.
Playground - Sufficient open space for both Indoor and Outdoor sports
The school playground is open, spacious and provides a safe outdoor environment within the school that stimulates the children to use their creative energy in healthy interactions with one another. Children sit in their classroom desk for many hours each day. They are given breaks in between when they go outdoors to the playground where they use the play equipments, run on the field, jump rope, play basketball and create some new games to challenge friends. It also has a shady table area for eating lunch, colouring and escaping the sun.