The primary section of STRS have around 867 students in class I to IV . Each class has 5 divisions. The subjects taught are as follows.

Std I- II

English, Malayalam, Maths, Environmental Science, Computer Aided Learning, General Knowledge, Music, Art, Physical Education, SUPW.


English, Malayalam, Maths, Environmental Science, Computer Science, General Knowledge, Social studies, Hindi, Music, Art, Physical Education, SUPW.

Std IV

English, Malayalam, Maths, Science, Social Studies, Computer Science, General Knowledge, Hindi, Music, Art, Physical Education, SUPW.



  • Library periods are included in the time table. So all students are getting one period weekly in the library to read books.


  • Evaluation is done on a continuous basis. A worksheet is given in the class at the end of every chapter to evaluate students' comprehension of the topic. Marks are given for their performance in the worksheet. The marks obtained by a child in all the worksheets are added up for each subject. This is then converted to a grade and entered in the progress report. These grades indicate the effort put in by students in their day-to-day work.
  • Three terminal examinations are conducted in the months of September, December and March and the marks are shown separately in the report card.
  • We give grades for reading, spoken English skills and in handwriting, G.K.

Co-curricular Activities

  • The Santhome Kid’s  Fest through which our students get an opportunity to exhibit their talents are held throughout the year. A number of prizes are given for the same. Recitations in all the languages, Light Music, Classical Dance, Folk Dance, Group Music, Elocution(English & Malayalam), Fancy dress, Quiz and painting are the competitions held in the Santhome Kid’s Fest.

Sports & Games

  • Our children are very much interested in sports & games. Each class has 2 PT periods in a week. Competitions in various events are conducted during the Annual athletic meet of the school.

Skating and Tennis

  • Many students have enrolled in the Skating, Tennis coaching classes and they are taught by special coaches. Students have opportunities to learn Piano and Basket ball too.

Computer Lab

  • Students from Std. I onwards are taken to the computer labs and they enjoy working with the computers.

Santhome Kid’s Choir

  • Around 50 students make up the Santhome Kid’s  Choir  and they sing during the assembly time.

Special Programmes

  • Programmes are conducted during Onam, Children’s Day, X’mas and Annual Day and the teachers in the primary section are keen on making the maximum number of students participate in these programmes.
  • The most important aspect of the primary section is that our students love to come to school.