• Who looks after the pupils in their boarding house?
  • Adult Matrons live in the boarding house supervised by the Housemaster, who is a teacher and is responsible for the pupils and their domestic arrangements in the House as well as activities in the school.
  • What about Personal Attention?
  • Few children have an Academic Tutor or a Mentor/Guardian if required.
  • Do pupils sleep in dormitories?
  • Yes, children sleep in dormitories which range from 20 to 60 children depending on the age group/seniority of the child.
  • What kind of filtering is done on drinking water?
  • High pressure-dual media-sand/coal filters are used for all purposes and all drinking water is further sent through Aqua-guard machines.
  • How do you take care of children who do not eat well?
  • Special attention is given to such children and a teacher is made in-charge of the child to take care and ensure that the child eats adequately.
  • Do you provide Non-Vegetarian meals and cook it in the same kitchen?
  • Yes, both Vegetarian and Non- Vegetarian meals are served. The meals are cooked in the same kitchen but in separate utensils and served on separate tables.
  • What are the mess facilities in your school?
  • The school prepares food in a clean and hygienic environment. Separate Kitchens and Dining halls have been built in both wings of Pinegrove School to serve the children. The vegetables and other basic ingredients are sourced from well known shops/markets and proper check is kept on the freshness of supplies.
  • Do you provide junk food to children?
  • The School children are authorized a reasonable amount of money per week to spend for tuck. Tuck from outside is not permitted.
  • What is the daily menu?
  • The menu is prepared by the Mess in-charge keeping in view the caloric need for growing children. The menu changes daily for variety. The Menu generally provides for Cereal, Milk, bread, Butter, Jam, Egg/Vegetarian etc for breakfast, Rice, Chappattis, Curd, Salad, Dhal, Vegetable and Fruit at Lunch, Snacks with Tea, Chappattis, Dhal, Vegetable, Non-vegetarian/vegetarian dish and Pudding for dinner.
  • What is the daily routine of the children?
  • The details of the daily routine of children on normal working days and during weekends are adequately explained on the website under “Life in Pinegrove”.