THE BEAUTY OF NAINITAL CALLS OUT TO OUR YOUNG PRESIDIANS
A popular Himalayan district in Uttarakhand, Nainital is home to a captivating series of escapades. This invited our young adventurers from Presidium, Grades IX to XII to feel rejuvenated with the beauty of its enticing taals. They recently undertook a trip to Nainital and this enticing journey helped them to bond better with their classmates. Participating in various adventurous activities proactively, they come back with the essence of the fresh, unpolluted air of this gorgeous district.
OUR YOUNG STUDENTS ON AN ADVENTURE TRIP TO MASHOBRA
Our young leaders from Grade VIII recently went on a fun-filled trip to Mashobra, a beautiful town situated in the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla. Mesmerized with the enchanting beauty of Mashobra, they were excited to discover more with their dearest classmates. The Presidians were delighted to take part in many captivating adventurous activities and returned home with ear-to-ear smiles and jolly memories from the trip.
PRESIDIANS WIN OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHY AT DISTRICT CHESS MEET
Our Chess maestros from Presidium Indirapuram, very proudly, claimed the ‘Overall Championship’ trophy at Ghaziabad District Chess Tournament. With their selective and well planned moves, they impressed the judges and claimed victory. Out of 400 students participating from over 30 schools, our champs claimed the tournament with their impressive moves and strategies. The champs will represent Ghaziabad at the State level.
The winners are:
1. Pranav Aggarwal, of Grade VIII, secured 1st position in under-15 Boys category.
2. Prabhav Aggarwal, of Grade VII, secured 1st position in under-11 Boys category.
3. Satvik Sharma, of Grade IX, secured 2nd position in under-17 Boys category.
4. Manikya Negi, of Grade VIII, secured 3rd position in under-15 Boys category.
5. Saanvi Singh, of Grade VI, secured 3rd position in under-11 Girls category.
Congratulations to the coach and our champs!
CONGRATULATIONS STUDENTS FOR THE BRILLIANT XII BOARD RESULT 16-17
We are proud to announce that our brilliant young minds of Grade XII from Presidium, have scored outstanding results in Boards for the session 2016-17.
Three cheers to Presidians for leading the achievers' squad. We are proud of you!
PRESIDIANS’ GREAT DISPLAY OF ORATORY SKILLS AT DECLAMATION
Presidium believes that the main aim of education is to unfold the innate qualities of students, refine them and to bring a positive change in the overall development of a student. Thus, we aim to prepare our students for all the aspects of a practical life and make them good public speakers.
Keeping this aspiration in mind the English department of Presidium, Indirapuram, organized an Inter-class Declamation competition.
Public speaking is an art which requires courage, confidence and initiative. The competition provided an opportunity and a platform to the students to express themselves, boost their confidence and do away with coyness. Young Presidians wonderfully spoke on various topics like service to mankind, technology in the modern society, self obsession etc. They spellbound everyone with their fabulous choice of words, marvelous body language, immense confidence and highly challenging yet praiseworthy presentation.
To conclude, the activity provided an excellent opportunity to take classroom teaching beyond the confine of four walls.
PRESIDIANS SALUTE THE MOTHERLY LOVE AND CARE AT MOTHER’S DAY
"Your arms were always open when I needed a hug. Your heart understood when I needed a friend. Your gentle eyes were stern when I needed a lesson. Your strength and love has guided me and gave me wings to fly. Mother, you are the most beautiful creation of God.
Mother's day is celebrated to honour all the mothers and express gratitude towards them for their countless efforts they put in raising their child. It's a special event for all the mothers and motherly figures in the world.
Students from Presidium, Indirapuram took the privilege to celebrate, cherish, and admire our most prized possession gifted to us by God, "Our Mother." They sang, danced and expressed their love to make this day a memorable event for all the lovely mothers.
CHAIRPERSON HONOURS: CELEBRATING STUDENT EXCELLENCE
Chairperson’s Honours ceremony is a valued tradition and initiative of our Hon’ble Chairperson, Ms. Sudha Gupta, a visionary and educationist par excellence; to acknowledge, recognise, appreciate and award the hard work and excellence of our students in various fields of academics, sports and co-curricular.
The event was presided over by the Chairperson who congratulated and awarded the young Presidians. She appreciated the great deal of efforts of students and encouraged them with her motivating words. The students felt proud by this appreciation and made a promise to scale new heights.
More than 700 students were lauded for their accomplishments in various categories. Proud parents held their heads high and were overwhelmed at the sight of their wards being recognized and appreciated for their hard work and efforts.
INVESTITURE CEREMONY: BESTOWING NEW RESPONSIBILITIES
7th May, 2017 marked the beginning of a new chapter in the lives of students when Presidium Indirapuram instituted its Student Council for the session 2017-18. The Investiture ceremony was presided over by the Chairperson Ms. Sudha Gupta who bequeathed new responsibilities to the students with utmost confidence and pride.
As the students marched ahead to receive their badges, they were filled with determination and commitment to uphold the motto of the school. Shreyasi Bhattacharya was announced the Head girl while Akshit Mishra became the Head boy. Along with them 42 other students were conferred with badges for various positions. An oath was administered by the Vice Principal Academics Ms. Manvinder Kaur.
The ceremony was attended by Presidium, Vice Principal Operations, Ms. Smriti Nanda, Ms. Rachna Babbar and other members of the Presidium family. Audience has a large number of parents that was a testimony of their enthusiasm and faith in the abilities of their children.
The ceremony witnessed great enthusiasm that was invested in children to shoulder responsibility and bring a change. The students were radiant with the glow of opportunity given to them. They were ecstatic to discharge their obligations which would transform them into leaders of tomorrow.
BADMINTON TOURNAMENT:INDIRAPURAM WINS 3RD POSITION-UNDER 14 BOYS
“Sports is such a great teacher. I think of everything it has taught me: camaraderie, humility, how to resolve differences.”
These words by Kobe Bryant bear testimony to the true essence of sports. Presidium Indirapuram once again gave a stellar opportunity to its students by way of Inter Presidium Badminton Tournament 2017.
Success is where preparation and opportunity meet and this was a befitting platform for the students to showcase their agility and competitiveness.
Students exhibited their nimbleness and swiftness during the tournament. Their physical strength and the will to win found a new pedestal. The enthusiasm of the students coalesced with their persistent efforts coloured the day with ecstasy and pride at moving to the second round.
Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts and students of Presidium Indirapuram made it come true.
PADMASHREE SMT. RANJANA ILLUMINATES PRESIDIUM ON WORLD DANCE DAY
'To dance is to be yourself, be larger, more beautiful and more powerful. This power is the glory on Earth that is yours to be taking.' These beautiful words by Agnes De Mille together with a loud and buoyant cheering were wonderfully quoted by Presidians conferring a genial welcome to the revered guest of the day.
Presidians of Indirapuram joyously celebrated ‘International Dance Day’ with rhythm in their hearts. The occasion was graced by Ms. Ranjana Gauhar, the distinguished and eminent guest is one of the leading exponents of the Indian classical dance. She is a renowned Odissi dancer and a pioneer in this field who continues to mesmerise the audience with her individualistic and innovative spellbinding performances. She has also been honoured with the prestigious ‘Padma Shree Award’ and the ‘Sangeet Natak Akademi Award’ for her significant and noteworthy work in this field.
The day witnessed a galore of cheers and admiration for Ms. Ranjana’s brilliant dancing skills. The audience was awestruck to watch her perform with such finesse, gaiety and poise. It was incredible and a true blend of cosmic tune and divine music encapsulating the audience’s sanity and wit.
The event was concluded by felicitating the guest of honour and her team of artists with a vote of thanks and for beautifully rendering the spirit of dance in Presidians on this day.