JIRS believes that society is a group of individuals and hence the change should begin at the individual level. As respect for humanity forms is a vital ethos at JIRS, we prepare students to develop social values, emotional intelligence, political leadership and economic prudence to face day-to-day challenges to create a harmonious society around us.
National Cadet Corps
In living up to its motto, the NCC strives to be and is one of the greatest cohesive forces of the nation, bringing together the youth hailing from different parts of the country and moulding them into united, secular, and disciplined citizens of the nation. JIRS has 11 division cadets and 4 junior wing cadets. The cadets undergo training in range firing and micro-lite flying. Regular activities like parade, health run, lecture classes, campus tidiness, weapon training classes, games, and cultural activities are part of the program.
JIRS offers many exciting avenues to encourage and develop a spirit of adventure. We devise activities to sensitize students to appreciate the beauty and value of nature. Nature exposure to students builds opportunities to hone communication, leadership, crisis management, and team management skills in a challenging environment.
JIRS hosted Nature is the Best Teacher a nature trail program that allowed students to observe the diversity of life, flora, and fauna and draw values like synergy from a flight of ducks, perseverance from an autumn tree, transparency from a fresh and clear flowing stream, hard work by ants and precision from a weaverbird. By participating in the One-Earth foundation camps at Nilgiris, students learnt and engaged in building projects surrounding tribal life and people.
JIRS organizes annual educational trips across the globe to allow students understand, absorb, interact and grasp how theory work outside classroom doors whether it is discovering the scientific revolutions at NASA convention center or learning the artistic aesthetics at the chambers of wonder at Swarovski Crystal Museum in Austria. The educational tours at JIRS enrich students’ life and add value to their academic journey.
We organize adventure tours and excursions to places of cultural and historical importance that enables every youngster to get a transformative experience. Students build engaging and valuable reports and stories out of the experiences gained during these tours.
The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award is the world's leading youth achievement award, bringing together practical wisdom and life skills to equip young people. JIRS is fortunate to receive such an award for its outstanding co-curricular activity program. This core objective of the award is to foster teamwork and leadership building among academic institutions by taking an adventurous journey into harsh landscapes to gain survival skills through 12 hours.
We also take them to trek, mountaineering, rappelling, tent pitching, river rafting, building bridges has inspired students that currently about 113 enrol for this program from JIRS of whom are 50 Bronze and 63 Silver medal achievers.
India is a land of diverse traditions and cultures. To value and respect and build strong human bonds, we encourage the celebration of seasonal and religious festivals on the campus.