Sports In Schools

Enrico Piperno Tennis Centre(EPTC) collaborates with a school to design a sports programme for Primary students( KG – Class V) suitable to its curriculum within regular school routine. The Introductory Sports Programme familiarize students with the fundamentals and rules of a sport through Game Based Approach. The Enrico Piperno Tennis Centre (EPTC) is in the process of developing Progressive Tennis and other sports in various schools . The fun-filled programmes encourages the Primary school children ( KG – Class V) to play and learn a sport of their choice. This is a first of its kind initiative for Kolkata schools.

Philosophy:

  • Introduction to sport at an early age
  • Make PE/PT classes enjoyable
  • General fitness including motor skills, hand eye co-ordination, muscle memory, agility and speed etc
  • Improve confidence
  • Increase social interaction
  • Enhance academic performance especially critical thinking and problem solving
  • A platform at an early age for talented students to pursue a sport of their choice

 Methodology:

  • Coaches work directly with the children
  • Low coach-student ratio
  • Variety of drills, games and instruction
  • Match situation drills and Match play for slightly advanced players
  • Mental conditioning for advanced level players
  • Emphasis on physical conditioning by professional fitness trainers
  • Twice a year assessments for the students

 Services & Infrastructure ( Provided By EPTC):

  • Imported progressive tennis racquets – sizes 19 to 25
  • Special Mini Tennis Balls, soft cricket balls, small size football and basketballs
  • Fitness equipment - such as cones, rings, hurdles
  • Qualified Coaches available from Monday- Friday
  • Tournaments, Sports Fun Days
  • Invite children to International and National events, whenever possible
  • Cricket bats – all junior sizes
  • All other training equipment such as prosoft balls, cones, pug nets, vortex, speed ladders etc.
  • Well performing students (on the basis of assessments) will be given an opportunity to enroll for the Advance Tennis Coaching Programme at Ordnance Club given
  • These students will be given a special discount
  • Students desirous of pursuing tennis after Class V will be given a special discount at the Ordnance Club Coaching Programme
  • Our Coaching staff will provide support (if required) during the School’s Annual Sports Day

School’s Responsibility:

  • Provide an area equivalent to the size of a Basket ball court.This area can be either indoor or outdoor
  • Provide a storage room for the equipment 
  • Collect training fees from the students
  • Payment of the fees to EPTC through cheque /DD by the 7th of every month

 Benefits to the School:

  • School provides top class sport training programmes with no additional investment. 
  • 4/5 trained sports coaches available on the school premises during school hours at no extra cost
  • Higher visibility for the school among the tennis, basketball, football and cricket playing fraternity
  • School gets associated with sports professionals of great repute 

Benefits for the Parents:

  • No extra class for sports training after school is required as the training period is during the regular school hours
  • Enjoy the services of professional coaches at a nominal cost

Our Clients:

  • Apeejay School, Salt Lake
  • Apeejay School, Park Street
  • Akshar- An Inclusive School
  • Gospel Home School, Rishra
  • M.P. Birla Higher Secondary School
  • Sri Sri Academy