Character Before Competence
At Silver Oaks we build values along with imparting knowledge
18 Year Saga
Silver Oaks was born in 2002 with focus on Character before Competence, the school has been evolving from strength to strength. Trust from parents, commitment from teachers, energy from students make Silver Oaks an ecosystem for inspired learning. Consistency, Congruence and Commitment create the learning environment in school.
Is to groom young people,
Live for a purpose
Learn to apply
Lead with determination and
Leave a timeless legacy
To integrate into teaching and learning, the goals for conservation and social justice; To develop civic virtues and emotional skills that can empower our acorns to be icons of personal and social change who will play leading roles in the transition to a sustainable future.
How We Organise Ourselves
Where we are in Place and Time
1 Connected Community
Silver Oaks thrives in 3 states with 1 driving philosophy
‘Character before Competence’
Hyderabad - 2002
Sarjapur, Bangalore - 2013
Visakhapatnam - 2017
Whitefield, Bangalore - 2019
Sharing the Planet
Me & My Country We Grow Together
Coins for the Country
Acorns of Silver Oaks are groomed with responsibility towards nation building. Save and earn ‘Coins for the Country’ is an annual initiative to raise funds for the education of less privileged.
1.4 Crores have been raised by all Silver Oaks Schools until 2018.
It is a term used by Mahatma for Educating the children of the villages to sustain the socio-economic fabric of the villages. Silver oaks uses the same ideology to train the teachers of the schools run by RDF and Prajwala. Nearly 600 teachers got trained in the last 10 years of this campaign.
Since 2015. school has been organising street store where excess things at home are spared for those who need them.
Since 2015, teacher trainees from Linkoping University have been interning at Silver Oaks. They spend 4 to 9 weeks in the classrooms working and being mentored with the teachers of Silver Oaks.
The National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS)
The NIAS gifted children’s programme, supported by the Principal Scientific Advisor’s Office to the Government of India, is the first collaborative attempt in India to draw together a research base to address the issue of equitable educational opportunities for the gifted and develop talent through appropriate nurturance. The project was developed through a series of consultation meetings starting in Jan’10 with Indian National Science Academy’s (INSA) INDO-US Forum.
Choosing the right school is one of the most important decisions that you as a parent can take in your child’s life. From the first step into school to graduating with confidence and competence of an intellectually stimulating career – Silver Oaks can make all the difference.
What Our Parents Say
An abode of learning; instilling lots of values in students, love their motto ‘character first competence’; falls in its place, very happy that my child is associated with silver oaks, kudos to mrs sita and her team👍 to support young children with value based education
– Umbala K
Our search for “The Best” school ended here at Silver Oaks Whitefield School.
Can you think of a school where you are 100% satisfied, be it safety, be it physical activities or academics.
I highly recommend this school. I am impressed by looking at my child, how every day she is becoming a better student, sportsperson, dancer and a team player.
– K Mehta