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Academic Calendar  

Academic Calendar

 

Sr. No.

Holiday

Date

Day

1.

Beginning of the New Session

April 1,2021

Thursday

2.

Baisakshi

April 13, 2021

Tuesday

3.

Ambedkar Jayanti

April 14, 2021

Wednesday

4.

Ram Navami

April 21,2021

Wednesday

5.

EVALUATION – I                                         

(CLASS III – V)

May 17 - 24, 2021

6.

UNIT TEST – I                                              

(CLASS VI – X)

May 17 - 24, 2021

7.

Guru Arjun Devji Martyr  Day

June 14, 2021

Monday

8.

Summer Holidays

May 24, 2021 to June 23, 2021

9.

Capacity Building Programme (2 days)

 

 

10.

Independence Day

August 15, 2021

Sunday

11.

Raksha Bandhan

August 22, 2021

Sunday

12.

Janmashtmi

August 30, 2021

Monday

13.

UNIT TEST – II                                         

(CLASS VI – VIII)

August 9 – 20, 2021

14.

Term – I                                                    

(CLASS X – XII)

August 6 – 19, 2021

15.

Prakash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji

September 7,2021

Tuesday

16.

EVALUATION – II                                       

(CLASS III – V)

September 17 – 25, 2021

17.

MID TERM                                                

(CLASS VI –VIII)

September 17 – 25, 2021

18.

UNIT TEST – II                                           

(CLASS IX – XII)

September 17 – 25, 2021

19.

Mahatma Gandhi ji’s Birthday

October 2, 2021

Saturday

20.

Capacity Building Programme (1 day)

 

 

21.

Dussehra

October 15, 2021

Friday

22.

ValmikiJayanti

October 20, 2021

Wednesday

23.

Karvachauth

October 24, 2021

Sunday

24.

MID TERM                                                  

 (CLASS X – XII)

October 15 – 27, 2021

25.

Diwali

November 4, 2021

Thursday

26.

Goverdhan Pooja

November 5, 2021

Friday

27.

Bhaiya Dooj

November 6,2021

Saturday

28.

Guru Nanak Devji’s Birthday

November 19, 2021

Friday

29.

UNIT TEST – III                                         

(CLASS IX – XII)

November 18 – 30, 2021

30.

EVALUATION – III                                      

(CLASS III – V)

December 10 – 24, 2021

31.

UNIT TEST – III                                          

(CLASS VI –VIII)

December 10 – 24, 2021

32.

Guru Teg Bahadurji Martyr  Day

Date as Notified

 

33.

Christmas Day

December 25,2021

Saturday

34.

EVALUATION – III

December 10 – 24, 2021

35.

Winter Break

December 25, 2021 to January 2, 2022

NOTE:- The dates are subject to change in accordance with the directions of the Govt. as per the prevailing situation of COVID.

36.

Capacity Building Programme (2 days)

 

 

37.

Guru Gobind Singh Ji Birthday

Date as Notified

 

38.

Lohri

January 13, 2022

Thursday

39.

Republic Day

January 26, 2022

Wednesday

40.

PRE-BOARD                                           

(CLASS VIII & XII)

January 17 – 31, 2022

41.

Guru Ravi Dass Jayanti

February 16,2022

Wednesday

42.

FINAL EXAM.

FEBRUARY, 2022

43.

Maha Shivratri

March 1, 2022

Tuesday

44.

Holi

March 17, 2022

Thursday

45.

EVALUATION – IV                                      

(CLASS III – V)

March 2 – 18, 2022

46.

FINAL EXAM.                                            

(CLASS VI – VII, IX)

March 2 – 18, 2022

47.

FINAL EXAM.                                               

(CLASS – VIII,XI)

As per Date Sheet issued by DAV CAE,

New Delhi.

48.

FINAL EXAM.                                               

(CLASS – X,XII)

As per Date Sheet issued by

CBSE, New Delhi.

Class wise Evaluation Pattern:

 

  1. Class I & II: Continuous Assessment System

        2.Class III – IV

Subject

Evaluation

Evaluation

Evaluation

Evaluation

 

1

2

3

4

 

May

Sept

 

Dec

 

March

 

 

Written

Activity

Written

Activity

Written

Activity

Written

Activity

English

20

5

30

5

40

5

40

5

Maths

20

5

30

5

40

5

40

5

Hindi

20

5

30

5

40

5

40

5

Science

20

5

30

5

40

5

40

5

Social Science

20

5

30

5

40

5

40

5

Punjabi

20

5

30

5

40

5

40

5

D.sh

20

5

20

5

20

5

20

5

   3.Class V

 

Subject

Evaluation

Evaluation

Evaluation

Evaluation

 

1

2

3

4

 

May

Sept

 

Dec

 

March

 

 

Written

Activity

Written

Activity

Written

Activity

Written

Activity

English

20

5

30

5

40

5

50

5

Maths

20

5

30

5

40

5

50

5

Hindi

20

5

30

5

40

5

50

5

Science

20

5

30

5

40

5

50

5

Social Science

20

5

30

5

40

5

50

5

Punjabi

20

5

30

5

40

5

50

5

D.Sh

20

5

20

5

20

5

20

5

 

 

For Classes- VI-XII

 

  1. The academic year is divided in two terms:-
  2. Term 1-April to September

Term-2 – October to March

  • Note :- The Scheme of examination for class-VIII & XI will be followed as per DAV Education Board.
  • Full syllabus will be included in Annual Examination ( IX to XII)
  1.  The annual examination will be of 80 marks(Written)  and 20 marks shall be for Internal Assessment. Student has to secure 33% out of 80 in each subject & in internal assessment of 20 marks also.
  2. The components of Internal Assessment would be
  3. a. Periodic Assessment of 10 marks that would include:

For 5 marks- Three periodic tests conducted by the school. Average of the best two tests to be taken. This will have a weightage of 05 marks towards the final result

 • For 5 marks- Diverse methods of assessment as per the need of the class dynamics and curriculum transaction. These may include- short tests, oral test, quiz, concept map, etc. This will also have a weightage of 05 marks towards the final result.

b. Practical / Laboratory work should be done throughout the year and the student should maintain record of the same. Practical Assessment should be continuous. There will be weightage of 5 marks towards the final result. All practicals listed in the syllabus must be completed.

c. Portfolio to be prepared by the student- This would include classwork, other sample of students’ work, self-assessment and peer-assessment. This will carry a weightage of 5 marks towards the final results.

 

FOR CLASS VI &VII

1stPeriodic Test                        Period: May                  Maximum Marks: 20

First Terminal Exams:              Period: September        Maximum Marks: 80

2nd Periodic Test                      Period: November         Maximum Marks: 20 

3rd Periodic Test                       Period: January             Maximum Marks: 20  

Annual Examination               Period: Feb/March           Maximum Marks: 80

Subject Enrichment Activities

  1. The assessment will carry 5 marks for each subject
    1. Languages  - Assessment of Speaking & Listening Skills
    2. Science       - Practical  Lab Work

(i)Conducting of Experiment (2 marks)  (ii) Writing of Practical (2 marks)  (iii) Viva (1 mark )

  1. Mathematics

(i)Conducting of Lab Activity (2 marks)  (ii) Writing of activity (2 marks ) (iii) Viva (1 mark )

  1. Social Science

(i)Map Work  (2 ½  marks )     (ii) Project Work  (2 ½ marks)

Additional Subject – ICT

No Paper Pen Test (as Per DAV CMC instructions)

Practical Assessment during labs

II CO-SCHOLASTIC ACTIVITIES

  1. Work Education
  2. Art Education ( Visual & performing Arts)
  3. Health and Physical Education ( Sports/ Martial Arts / Yoga etc)

III DISCIPLINE

  1. Attendance                                   4.Cleanliness
  2. Sincerity                                       5. Respectfulness for rules & regulations      
  3. Behaviour                                     6. Attitude towards societ                                                     7 . Attitude towards Nation & others

Grading will be done on a three point basis for both II and III

A – 3 ( Outstanding ) B – 2  (Very Good) C – 1  ( Fair)

Grading will be done for both Terms

 

FOR CLASSES VIII

1stPeriodic Test                        Period: May                  Maximum Marks: 20

2nd Periodic Test                      Period: August              Maximum Marks: 20 

First Terminal Exams:              Period: September        Maximum Marks: 80

3rd Periodic Test                       Period: November         Maximum Marks: 20

Pre-Boards                               Period: January             Maximum Marks: 80

Annual Examination               Period: Feb/March           Maximum Marks: 80

FOR CLASSES IX-XII

1stPeriodic Test                        Period: May                 Maximum Marks: 20

First Terminal Exams:              Period: August             Maximum Marks: 80

2nd Periodic Test                      Period: September       Maximum Marks: 20 

Second Terminal Exams:          Period: October           Maximum Marks: 80

3rd Periodic Test                       Period: November        Maximum Marks: 20

Pre-Boards                               Period: January            Maximum Marks: 80

Annual Examination               Period: March                 Maximum Marks: 80

Additional Subject – Class VIII

Additional Subject – ICT

No Paper Pen Test (as Per DAV CMC instructions)

Practical Assessment during labs

IT(Skill course) and AI for Classes IX ,X

  1. Theory – 50 marks
  2. Practical – 50 marks

There is an equal weightage of practical and theory.