PRESIDIANS GIVE MESMERIZING PERFORMANCES ON DUSSEHRA
Navratri is one of the major festivals and involves huge celebrations for nine days and nights and observes the tenth day as Dussehra. Presidium celebrated Dussehra with full enthusiasm to instil students with the message of this festival of defeating evil with goodness. A special assembly was organized on this occasion which started with Ganesh Vandana followed by a skit depicting the mythological characters of Lord Ram, Lakshman and Sita Ji and Hanuman which mesmerized the audience. The programme ended with a dazzling dance performance ‘Aao Vijayadashami manaye’. The students were briefed about the importance of festivals in the spiritual development of a human.
PRESIDIUM ORGANISE AN INFORMATIVE SEMINAR ON CAREER COUNSELLING
'Choose a career you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.’
Presidium has always advocated for 'Be What You Want To Be'. We recently organized a seminar cum workshop on 'Career Counselling' to start a journey providing career guidance and counseling to its in-house students. The decision to choose the right course and embarking upon a right career is a tough decision for all students. The seminar worked wonders in providing handy and practical solutions to their queries and dilemmas related to stream selection, deciding colleges and career goals. It also introduced the concept of 'Psychometric Test' which is one of its kind, scientific and most reliable method of career selection. The seminar aimed at creating a win-win situation for students in the area of stream selection and career aspirations.
WORLD ANIMAL DAY: PRESIDIUM TURNS INTO A WONDROUS JUNGLE
GANDHI JAYANTI: PRESIDIANS DEVELOP A SENSE OF GRATITUDE TO BAPU
"The weak can never forgive, forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. - Gandhi Jayanti
Presidium celebrated Gandhi Jayanti to commemorate the birthday of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, a pioneer of truth and non-violence. The assembly highlighted the significance of the day. The students prepared speeches to pay tribute to Gandhiji and reflected on his great works. Students spread the message of endurance, peace, harmony and expressed their gratitude to Gandhiji for giving us the powerful tool of non-violence. The students reminisced Gandhiji’s favorite songs. In the end, pictures of Gandhiji and his beautiful idea of swadeshi- the charkha was displayed to the students and the assembly was concluded with the National Anthem.
PRESIDIANS TAKE ANOTHER STEP FORWARD IN GOING GREEN
The best place to start going green is to practice the 3R's (Reuse, Recycle and Reduce). To create this awareness among students, a paper bag activity was organized in the school. Students prepared paper bags using newspapers and distributed in the nearby areas. They gave the encouraged their neighbourhood to use paper bags and avoid using plastic bags as an initiative to save the environment.
PRESIDIANS SHOWCASE VIBRANT DANCE MOVES AT DANCE COMPETITION
Dance is a means to communicate emotions without words. Dance competition is a highly rewarding and worthwhile activity for students of all ages and is a great way to build up an emotional resilience in a child. It enforces kids to gain emotional strength and to accept criticism and rejection gracefully. ‘Rhythm of the Soul Academy’ organised an Inter Class Dance Competition for our little Presidians to showcase their talent. Dressed beautifully, the students performed excellent performances on ‘Western Style’ theme. Certificates and trophies were awarded to the best performers in the end.
PRESIDIANS EXCITEDLY PARTICIPATE IN STORY READING COMPETITION
LITTLE STUDENTS RE-EXPLORE ACADEMIC CONCEPTS WITH FUN ACTIVITIES
At Presidium, culmination activities are our way to re-explore concepts and skills that the students learn in a span of a few months. It gives us an opportunity to brush up their knowledge as well as mark areas for improvement. A distinctive set of activities as a medium of practical learning were organised under culmination theme ‘Fun with Academics’ to readdress the concepts taught so far. The objective was to provide students with opportunities and challenges to become an expert in diverse subjects. Activities like ‘Hopscotch’, hit the colour, dice game, pictionary, 'Jod Tod ka Khel', etc. were organised to put on their thinking caps again and add a fun element to various academic topics. The little Presidians of the pre-primary wing actively participated in these activities and enjoyed a day full of fun and learning. This exciting culmination encouraged their comprehensive development in all domains.
DAUGHTER’S DAY: CELEBRATING THE BLESSING OF HAVING DAUGHTERS!
A daughter is family’s treasure and asset. She is always caring, helping and courteous. She helps her parents in every possible manner. Daughter's day is a special day to appreciate the daughters of the world. On this occasion, students of grade prep organized a special assembly to highlight the bond shared between a daughter and her parents. The objective of the assembly was to admire daughters, their contributions and the splendor they bring to families.
RISHIT NAGAR BECOMES A PROUD NTSE SCHOLAR
With immense pride, we share with you that Rishit Nagar of grade 11 has cleared the Second Level of the National Talent Search Examination conducted by NCERT and is now an NTSE Scholar. He will receive a monthly scholarship from Government till he completes his education. It is indeed a matter of prestige for the school, teachers, and parents to have been strong pillars of support to him. We are sure that Rishit shall continue to shine the brightest!