The red brick building and the pristine white interiors are natural heat reflective surfaces. The building stands surrounded by green open spaces. The sun shield protected atrium and large french windows in the classrooms overlook the green spaces. These help reduce carbon foot prints.
The building has high ceilings and has an eco friendly, well lit, spacious atrium which is very effectively used for exhibitions, displays and for student's performances.
The heart of learning at The Ardee Schools thrives in its orderly and beautiful Montessori classroom environments which are spacious and large. They are naturally lit, air conditioned rooms with scientifically designed, age appropriate furniture. Each classroom is aesthetically designed with the right visual appeal for the child. Equipped with hands-on Montessori learning material for Languages, Science, History, Geography, Art they form an ideal learning space for every child at The Ardee School.
"The Annexe" lies on the east side of the school campus. It is specially designed to cater to the needs of toddlers and and the mother and child programme, “Nido” and Early Nido (Age 1 onwards).
The Annexe houses an open to sky patio and three learning environments. A compact utility workroom leads to an outdoor garden with bird baths, sand pit, tyre swings, botany lab & natural wooden play stations.
Wooden picnic tables facilitate snack time, leaving outdoor play activities for the patio. The annexe is housed with several trees and is lined with potted flowering plants which attract butterflies and birds.
Each classroom is equipped with hands-on material, science apparatus, bead frames for calculation, artist’s easels and a variety of musical equipments for multi sensory experiences.
A swimming pool for the children allows the development of the swimming and builds on essential life skills. Children are taught swimming by a trained instructor. The pool is manned by a life guard at all times.
A sprawling half an acre of well preserved greens in the heart of Lutyen's Delhi lined with beautiful trees and nesting birds provides a real treat for nature walks and fauna appreciation. The space is also equipped with a safe and inviting jungle gymnasium, a balancing board and a variety of other physical activities.
A vegetable patch provides a hands-on opportunity to our little Gardner, to not only hone their physical skills but also gain knowledge about the environment all around them.
Sports facilities include playing fields for soccer and field athletics, in addition to taekwondo and yoga.
Art forms an integral part of the school curriculum. Children are exposed to their various forms as a part of the curriculum. The Art room is a creative hub and provides space for a wide range of activities including drawing, painting, printing and design and art history where children are exposed to the master's and their works. Children do not use cartoons or other child-like materials but real art works as their source to inculcate aesthetics and appreciation at a mature level.
The Ardee Cafe positioned strategically at the entrance of the school, is housed amongst the green foliage of an old " Gular tree" . Lying atop an elevation, the cafe provides a birds eye view of the campus. The cafe provides fresh,hygienic and healthy refreshments . There is no junk food or aerated drinks. The cafe is open to all parents, teachers and visitors .Children are seen sitting with their parents, enjoying a juice or iced tea. The cafe is a convenient place for parents to place birthday orders. The Ardee Cafe is a vibrant meeting hub for Ardeeians of all age groups.
At Ardee Montessori Early Nido environment we provide individualized learning activities that are appropriate for even the early stages of a child’s development. Our materials are carefully designed to appeal to the child’s developmental needs. Children flourish in a prepared, familiar environment that respects, supports and responds to their basic needs for independence, exploration and movement.
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