SAHODAYA MAPTECH 2018….AN INTER SCHOOL IT SYMPOSIUM
The School organised SAHODAYA MAPTECH 2018 … An Inter School IT Symposium under the aegis of Indraprastha School Sahodaya, wherein more than 350 participations from different reputed school of Delhi exhibited their creativity in different events related to field of technology. The event commenced with lighting of lamp by Hon’ble dignitaries, President, Secretary and Cultural Secretary of Indraprastha School of Sahodaya along with panel of Jury Members and Managing Director and the Principal of the School followed by enthusiastic participation of the students in the events like Clicking Kodachrome, Pow-Toonist, Mystery Mind, GAME IT, Cinematic Zeal, Ad Designing, Script – A – Strip, Minecraft, Quiz, Launch and The Secret. The event concluded with the award ceremony wherein the Rolling Trophy was bagged by Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram for the maximum participation and outstanding performance in all the events. The Principal Madam Jyoti Arora congratulated the winners for their exemplary performance and encouraged them for all the future endeavors and also acknowledged the valuable contribution of all the members of Techflux, the IT Club of School in making the event successful
World Population Day
The school celebrated World Population Day on 11th July,2018. The main aim was to enlighten students as how the increase in population growth is affecting our environment, its people and the economy. Class VI students designed a T-shirt with a logo to spread awareness. Class VII students located seven continents on the world map and analyzed their population percentages. Class VIII Students expressed their concern about the increase in growth of population through essay writing. Videos related to world population day were shown to class IX and X students and feedback for the same was also recorded for the same. The session was worth enriching for the kids!
International Yoga Day
The School celebrated 4th International Day of Yoga on 21st June 2018. The celebration is the Annual feature of the school and is a medium that showcases the school’s commitment towards promoting a healthy lifestyle through integration of physical, emotional and spiritual aspects. The event witnessed the presence of the staff members, students and parents community who practiced the yoga asanas to imbibe the essence of the positive lifestyle.The event concluded with a happy note when everyone smiled on being a part of the 4th International Yoga Day .
INVESTITURE CEREMONY AT PRIMARY & MIDDLE LEVEL
The School held its Investiture Ceremony for the Middle level and Primary level where in Captains and Vice Captains for different posts were appointed from both the levels and adorned with sachet and badges .The Principal, in her speech, emphasized on the importance of discipline and dignity of the individual and the school. The incoming Council members took an oath promising definite change for better tomorrow with great conviction and confidence in their voice.
SENIOR INVESTITURE CEREMONY
“ Leaders are not born but are made by their experiences in life"
To inculcate the leadership qualities in the students and to give them a feel of functioning of the administrative body the school conducted the Investiture Ceremony for the Academic year 2018-19 wherein the march by all the Council members was a spectacular event which set the mood for the event. The Principal inspired and encouraged the elected leaders to be dutiful and responsible in his address to the gathering. She administered the Oath to the newly elected members for their dedicated services. The head boy and Head girl took the pledge on behalf of all the members to deliver their duties diligently.
MOCK GLOBAL VILLAGE
The world is changing and to keep pace with time, it’s time for us to globally connect with everyone around us. To initiate the very spirit of Globalisation, Mount Abu Public School organised . The kids worked dedicatedly and enthusiastically to make it a great success. Stalls of four major integrated countries like were set up that highlighted and touched every aspect of the country like Food, Clothing, Traditions etc. Special dance performance by kids of class VII and VIII added a tinch of entertainment to the whole event. It was a grand success on the whole.
Inspirational interaction with the Minister for State of External Affairs Sh V.K. Singh
The students of the school got a rare opportunity to interact with Sh. V.K Singh, Minister for State of External Affairs. Mr. Singh guided the students about the fact that hardwork and dedicated efforts pay but what matters the most is the courtesy towards small things. The highly enriching session fostered among the students a spirit to positivity and desire to excel in every task undertaken
Road Safety Week
WORLD EARTH DAY CELEBRATION
Mount Abu Public School, Sector-5 Rohini celebrated the World Earth Day on 21st April 2018 on the theme “Go Green – Go Clean” with the support of Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India and in association with Millennium India Education Foundation to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Shri Ashok Saha, Scientist B, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India and Dr. Uday Kakroo, Director Millennium India Education Foundation graced the occasion. A Series of Inter School competitions like Fancy Dress, Slogan Writing, Poem Enactment & Painting Competition were held. The Principal of the school inspired the participants to promote sustainability to make a difference.
Mount Abu Public School has organized an Orientation Day Programme on 21st April’ 2018 for the Classes VI- VIII. During this programme, parents were enlightened with a movie based on healthy communication followed by a session taken by the school counsellor on measures of effective parenting. All minute details regarding the school, its insight, evaluation & assessment system were provided to the parents. They were also given the information about school rules & regulation, guidelines, transport details and school library rules. They were even updated with ongoing school initiatives like blogs, snap homework app, competitions, Olympiads, clubs etc. for the holistic development of the students. It was an informative session for the parents
FIRE MOCK DRILL
Mock Fire and Evacuation Drill involving students and fire fighters was conducted at Mount Abu Public School on 18/04/2018, Wednesday to create awareness among the student community of firefighting techniques and the ways to respond swiftly in times of such emergency situation. Fire Safety officers from Fire Station Rohini organized this mock drill for our students. They explained and demonstrated various improvised methods being followed by them to rescue and evacuate people caught in such emergency situation besides explaining the ways to operate the fire extinguishers safely. Water canon was used to demonstrate the extinguishing the fire with water guns. The children were guided to adhere to the evacuation time and take safety measures seriously
Foundation Day Celebration 2018
The school celebrated its highlighting the .The celebration that witnessed the presence of Honourable Managing Director Shri Bharat Arora, commenced with the lighting of lamp and Hawan ceremony followed by the cultural presentations and speech by the young MAPians. The Principal addressed the gathering and congratulated all the members of the school for the diverse achievements that the school has been conquering since its inception in the year 1998 and blessed them for the future endeavours. The programme also witnessed the token of appreciation and recognition for those associated with the school since the day of its establishment. The celebration concluded with the vote of thanks by the coordinator
Appreciation Day for Classes VI-XI was organised on 17th March 2018 in the School to appreciate the achievements of Students at National , Zonal, District, State and Inter- School Level and felicitate them. The Principal, Mrs. Jyoti Arora appreciated and acknowledged the support and guidance of the Parents present on the occasion. The students were awarded with Certificates , Medals and Trophies by the Principal who encouraged and blessed them to flourish with time. It was indeed a proud and commendable moment for the School, the Parents and the Students.
Athletic Meet for Primary Wing
Sports is a vital tool to learn skills such as team spirit, fair play, sportsmanship and many others. To assist the young minds in realizing the importance of sports and to take them away from the digital games the school organized Atheletic Meet for the Primary Wing. Plethora of events such as flat race, relay race, dodge ball, short broad jump etc. were held and every child got an opportunity to understand the need to be fit and healthy and the crucial role that sports play to make one realize his/her dreams with complete ease. The enthusiastic students participated with immense zeal to bring glory for their team and acknowledged that sincere and dedicated efforts always bear sweet fruits.
Prime Minister -Live on Pariksha Par Charcha
The School screened the live telecast of Hon’ble Prime Minister ‘s ‘Pariksha Par Charcha’ wherein the Prime Minister interacted with the students across the Nation. The main aim of the programme was to let the children of Class X & XII feel relaxed about the forthcoming examination and remain stressfree. The students watched the show very enthusiastically and felt happy to see the PM of India being so informal in his interaction with the students.
CBSE NATIONAL LEVEL SCIENCE EXHIBITION 2018
The School got the privilege to host CBSE National Level Science Exhibition 2018. The Three days long exhibition from 10th February 2018 to 12th February 2018 was an amalgamation of 885 participants with 451 exhibits based on different sub themes like Digital and Technological Solutions, Health and Well-Being, Mathematical Modeling, Resource Management and Food Security, Transport and Communication, Waste Management and Water Body Conservation. The event inaugurated on 10th February 2018 witnessed the presence of Chief Guest Dr. Antriksh Johri, Director IT Projects and Chief Information Security Officer at Central Board of Secondary Education along with the Guest of Honor Sh. K.K. Choudhury, Controller of Examinations, Central Board of Secondary Education and Special Guest Dr. B.C. Sabata, Sr. Scientific Officer, Department of Environment, Sh. D.N. Arora, Chairman, Mount Abu Public School, Sh. C. Uday Kumar, District Magistrate (North West) & Madam Archana Thakur, Deputy Director, CBSE and Sh. Suraj Prakash who lighted the lamp of knowledge and declared the exhibition open. The valediction ceremony saw the presence of eminent dignitaries Sh. Anurag Tripathi, IRPS, Secretary, Central Board of Secondary Education Sh. Rajeev Chandran, National Information Officer, United Nations Information Centre for India and Bhutan, Dr. Sanyam Bhardwaj, Director (Academics), CBSE, Dr. Sushil Gupta, Member of Parliament, Rajyasabha, Madam Shashi Bala Saini, Deputy Director of Education(NWB), Sh. S.K. Bhattacharya, President, Action Committee of Unaided Recognised Private Schools. The dignitaries showed their benign presence and uplifted the morale of the children. The day concluded with the most awaited Prize Distribution Ceremony wherein the eminent dignitaries awarded the cash prizes and certificates to the outstanding exhibits in each category. The panel of judges played a crucial role as the competition was too tough to be adjudged. The eminent dignitaries appreciated the school for the smooth conduct of exhibition and praised the students for their outstanding effort in making innovative exhibits showcasing unique ideas thus spreading scientific fervor all around.
GIFT A TREE Campaign
Mount Abu Public School participated in a Tree Plantation Drive organized by NIE, Times of India in association with Tropicana and smile Foundation on 19 January 2018. The event aimed at providing new avenues for overall development of children by helping the children understand the need to safeguard the environment for their future. The students along with tiny tots from smile foundation planted saplings in the school premises. The school Principal, Mrs. Jyoti Arora addressed the students highlighting the significance of gifting trees back to nature and be saviours of environment.
Metamorphosis - A blend of Cultural Extravaganza and Exposition
The School organized the Annual event “Metamorphosis - A blend of cultural extravaganza and exposition” on the theme Transform our World : The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to disseminate awareness about 17 sustainable Development Goals and sensitize the youth to work for the implementation of the cause. The event commenced with auspicious lamp lighting by the Hon’ble Guest Sh. Anirudh Tripathi, Secretary, CBSE and Guest Of Honor Dr. B.C. Sabata, Sr. Scientific Officer, Dept. of Environment, Govt. of NCT, Delhi followed by Shloka Chanting devoted to Goddess Saraswati. The Principals of various reputed school of Delhi also graced the occasion with their benign presence. The event aimed at voicing the support for the goals, being partner in taking decisions and actions for the realization of sustainable goals to head towards a better future. The students enthusiastically participated in ballad, musical enactment, mime, skits and dance performances and left everyone spellbound. The Principal of the school in her welcome address highlighted the importance of adopting the 2030 Universal Agenda for Sustainable Development and resolving to free humanity from poverty, secure a healthy planet for future generations and build peaceful, inclusive societies as a foundation for ensuring lives of dignity for all. The Principal , Mrs. Jyoti Arora applauded the exhibits based on the theme and motivated the students and the faculty members with her words of prudence.
The School organised MAPTECH -2017, an Annual IT Symposium on 24th November 2017. The event consisted of an array of competitions that provided the young minds with an opportunity to showcase their technological ingenuity. The event was graced by Ms Chandeep Marwah, Mr. Ashutosh Singh and Mr. Siddhant Malhan, Resource Persons from Microsoft .The occasion commenced with the ceremonial lamp lighting followed by the enriching address by the school Principal, Mrs Jyoti Arora who highlighted the need to use technology wisely. The Special Guest Ms. Chandeep Marwah in her address emphasized on the ever changing scenario of the digital world. The event witnessed the participation of various reputed schools across the city. The Rolling Trophy was bagged by DAV Public School, Shrestha Vihar whose fervent participation got them maximum points. The Principal of the school proposed vote of thanks and congratulated the school IT Club Members for making the event a grand success.
Mitigating Air Pollution Rally
The students of Mount Abu Public School were the proud participants of "Mitigating Air Pollution Rally" organised by UNIC. The young learners participated enthusiastically to sensitize the masses about the urgent need to Save the environment and develop a blueprint to ensure that the air we breath is non toxic and safe. The students Were shown a documentary that made them aware about the need to take steps to make the air free from pollution. The students of the school were appreciated and applauded for their enthusiastic participation.
The school organized a from. It commenced with a Poster Making Competition in which the students remarkably amalgamated brilliant ideas with their aesthetic abilities. They were also given a platform to showcase their talent by converting incandescent thoughts into beautiful stories and slogans. Apart from that, they were given a chance to participate in varied activities like Extempore, Debate Writing, Word Power Quiz etc. At Primary level, activities like ‘Role Playing’ and ‘Story Narration’ were organized so as to ensure active participation by the students and also to bring forth their conversational skills. A DEAR PERIOD was also scheduled to develop students’ interest in reading. A Book discussion was also done to give an opportunity to the students to critically analyze the theme, title, cover etc of different books. Finally, the week culminated with a Book Fair in which a wide gamut of books was displayed to gather students’ attention. In all, the week exceptionally served the purpose of raising students’ interest in various literary activities
Grand Parents Day
The school organized Grand Parents Day on 4th October 2017 to acknowledge and appreciate the contribution and role of grandparents in moulding the outlook of children towards life. Series of competitions such as Cooking Without Fire, Drawing and Painting , Singing and Ramp Walk Competition were organized for the grandparents who participated with complete zeal and fervour. The event also witnessed the Lyrical and Orchestra presentation by the vibrant students of the Primary wing of the school. The Prizes were awarded to the winners by the Principal of the school, Mrs. Jyoti Arora who also addressed the gathering and highlighted that Grandparents are the reservoir of culture, knowledge and wisdom. She emphasized that grandparents are the key through which the children can feel connected with their roots. The grand celebration concluded with the vote of thanks by the co-ordinator and the national anthem.
Mount Abu Public School celebrated Ramleela in its premises wherein the Chief Guest Shri. Mukesh, AGM, Punjab National Bank showed his benign presence. The celebration also witnessed the presence of Grandparents as it coincided with international Grandparents Day .The programme began with the lamp lighting by Eminent Guest Shri Shiv Shankar Nagar an official from Govt. of Delhi who has been enacting the role of Ravana in Ramleela held at Shalimar Bagh, Chairman Shri D.N Arora and the Principal followed by Ganesh Vandana and Hanuman Chalisa. The tiny tots presented the ramleela starting from the birth of Lord Rama to his coming back to Ayodhya and becoming the king. The programme was organized as an invocation to Lord Rama and for reviving all the virtues of true human being like honesty truthfulness and tolerance. The Mapians presented a marvelous show and got an applaud by all. The Principal congratulated the participants and stressed on the importance of being a good human being
To highlight the importance of our National Language, the School celebrated . The , an educationist showed his benign presence on the occasion. The program began with a speech by student on the significance of our National Language followed by Street play & Kavi Sammelan. The Principal addressed the gathering and encouraged the students to pay due respect to the language. The Chief guest highlighted the importance of usage of Hindi Language in daily Life
EXPRESSIONS 2017... The Inter School Cultural Fiesta
The School organized its ANUUAL Inter School Cultural Fiesta Expression 2017 for Primary wing on the theme “United Nations Sustainable Development Goals”. The event witnessed the MASS participation of more than 600 students of primary levelfrom various reputed schools across the city who exhibited their inclination towards a sustainable environment. The gala event was a medley of diversified presentation such as Debate, Model making, Skit Presentation etc. on the given theme. The children displayed awareness about these Global Goals and promised to carry forward the message. The fiesta was an endeavor of the school to spread the essence of sustainability all around and make the young learners develop a sensitivity to make the planet more prosperous. It was in continuation with school efforts to acquaint the young learners with the most concerned global issues and become an active participant in tackling the same. Among all the schools that participated in the event, Indraprastha World School, Paschim Vihar bagged the rolling trophy for securing maximum positions in different events. The Principal appreciated the effort of the children and encouraged them for the future endeavors.
Accolades for Achievers of the School
The exemplary achievers of the School were awarded with the Student of the Year Trophy by the Chief Manager, LIC Rohini Branch on the occasion of Celebration of 61 successful years .The students who exhibited stupendous performance both in Academic and co-curricular activities were awarded with trophies . The children were appreciated for their effort and also encouraged to perform the best in the future too
Sanskrit Day Celebration
Sanskrit is one such ancient language that connects us to our country at the root level
MAPS celebrated Sanskrit Diwas on 31 August 2017 among all the classes and kids performed various activities such as making of:
- Ø Sanskrit Varnmaala with Colourful Beads
- Ø Sanskrit Dictionary
- Ø Sanskrit Shloka Chanting with meaning
- Ø Poem Recitation
- Ø Role Play on any Sanskrit Poet or Author .
The kids felt connected to the tradition and culture of India and this made them encouraged and enthralled to be a part of it again. It was a great success.
INTER HOUSE LAUGHTER CHALLENGE
The English Department organized a scintillating Laughter Challenge on August 30, in which the students were offered a platform to exhibit their playful side. From every house, a team of three students was given an opportunity to regale the audience. Brimming with immense vivacity the participants from Class IX, X and XI showcased a remarkable show that included mock interviews, mimicry and standup comedy, in which Vanshi Mathur of Class 9th was adjudged the Best Comedian and Nehru House emerged as the Most Humorous House. The performances were applauded and appreciated by the judges and the show thus became a great success.
MOUNT ABU SCHOOL PLEDGES TO SAVE RIVERS
Mount Abu Public School, Sector 5 Rohini got the privilege to welcome the eminent Guests from ISHA FOUNDATION ,founded by SADHGURU JI on 29 August 2017. The Principal welcomed the guests in a Special Assembly and appreciated their effort in causing awareness through “Rally For Rivers” which aims in saving the sacred rivers, which are the primary source of water for all. The children took the pledge to save the rivers and promised to contribute in the cleanliness at their best. Since the day coincided with the National Sports Day, the children were reminded of the significance of physical fitness and how the famous sports persons from the country have brought laurels. The Guests appreciated the effort of the school for promoting the message
SESSION ON SELF- ENLIGHTENMENT
The School organized an enriching session by the senior monk, Shri Shantatmanand Maharaj Ji from Ramakrishna Mission. The session began with the lamp lighting ceremony wherein the Swami Ji and the Principal lighted the lamp of knowledge, followed by Shloka chanting, the only way to connect to God. Swami Ji enlightened the young impressionable minds to align individual goals with larger prospects, expand their vision of life and start thinking about others. All the questions asked by the students on how to lead an exemplary life and convince parents about their aims were effectively answered by revered Swami Ji. The school Principal Mrs. Jyoti Arora urged the students to emulate Swami Ji’s Principles in life and to accept all the challenges in their stride. The session ended with a vote of thanks proposed to Swami Shantatmanand for sparing his valuable moments for the school and helping all to move ahead towards the path of eternal bliss.
Social Science Week
The School celebrated from whereby different competitions such as Inter House Out of the Box, Poster Designing and Heritage Quiz etc. were held. In Inter House Out of the Box the students of class VI were asked mixed -bag of questions where in they participated very enthusiastically and answered the questions related to the history ,reforms and various books. The students of class X gave presentation on four of the permanent members of UN Security Council, prepared PPT and Display boards of their allotted countries and they exchanged their views. In poster designing competition students of class VII & VIII designed beautiful posters on different themes like water, wildlife etc. The event concluded with an Inter House Heritage Quiz for class IX highlighting Indian Nationalism & lost heritage. All the events witnessed a whole hearted participation of the children. The Principal appreciated the students for showing their serious concern towards their History and Environment.
ANNUAL AWARD CEREMONY 2017
The School organized the special celebration, wherein the young scholars from different fields of education were awarded for their remarkable achievements. The event was inaugurated by and the Principal by lighting the lamp of knowledge followed by cultural presentations by the children. The Scholars of the session 2016-17 were awarded trophies and certificates for showing their brilliant performance in the different fields of education like academics, dance, drama, sports etc.
Jr. INVESTITURE CEREMONY
The school conducted its Junior Investiture Ceremony whereby the young council members were bestowed with the responsibility of ensuring the smooth functioning of the activities and events of Primary wing with unflinching commitment and competency. The young leaders were handed over the flags by the outgoing Captain and Vice Captain. The Managing Director, Sh Bharat Arora hoisted the school flag and pinned the badges to the Council members. The Principal administered the oath to the members to perform their duties with complete sincerity and devotion. In her motivational Address the members were guided to work in a team and to think of innovative ideas to administer the assigned duties with perfection. The solemn occasion witnessed the inspirational songs by Rabindranath Tagore that inspired students to tread on the path of righteousness even when no one supports it. The event concluded with the vote of thanks by the newly appointed Captain and who assured all to make the school shine brightest with their dedicated efforts.
The school celebrated its Foundation Day on 13th April, 2017 to mark the establishment of the school that envisaged the noble vision and glorious legacy of the visionary, The Chairman, Shri D. N. Arora of instilling passionate urge for excellence. The Hon'ble Chairman graced the occasion. The event comprised of foundation song, dance presentation based on Baisakhi and speech on awards and achievements of the school. The Principal, Madam Jyoti Arora shared her far-sighted vision and ignited the young minds to develop critical and creative thinking skills. The event culminated with vote of thanks by the coordinator of the school
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION
Mount Abu Public School,Sector-5 Rohini celebrated the World Earth Day on 22nd April,2017 in support with Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India and in association with Millennium India Education Foundation. The eminent Guests present on the occasion included Director MIEF Dr. Uday Kakroo, Ms. Madho Dalela, Joint Director, Songs and Drama Divison, Ministry of information and broadcasting representatives from Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India , Aiswarya Sehgal, Programme Coordinator from UNIC along with Ms. Shachi Chaturvedi. A series of Inter School Competitions on Painting, Slogan Writing and Poem recitation, Display of best out waste, rally on “Save Earth” were held
The Principal of the school along with eminent Guests inaugurated the celebration by lighting the lamp of knowledge thus spreading the message of saving the mother nature. The Principal, in her welcome address, highlighted the role of young learners in spreading the message of safeguarding Planet Earth.
The representatives from UNIC highlighted the need to make environment sustainable.
The event witnessed the wholehearted participation of around 200 students from different reputed schools of Delhi. The participants showed their keen interest in conserving the mother earth and the natural resources available for a sustainable survival .The event included with the prize distribution to the winners of different events. The honourable guests appreciated the children for their curiosity and enthusiasm for the noble cause and encouraged them for their future endeavours.
APPRECIATION DAY (CLASSES VI -X)
The School organized a special function Appreciation Assembly to felicitate the achievers in different fields of education. The programme commenced with the fruitful note with an invocation to almighty for his cherished blessings. The parents of the achievers were cordially invited to share the wonderful achievements of their wards. The Prize Distribution witnessed the achievements at different levels including the International, National, Zonal and the Inter School competitions. It was indeed a moment of pride for whole of the fraternity of Mount Abu Public School, Sector -5, Rohini to all the splendid achievements. The programme concluded with a vote of thanks proposed to the parents for their gracious presence.
The School organized the Farewell Ceremony 2017 for the outgoing batch of class XII. The celebration commenced with the lighting of lamp by the Hon’ble Chairman Shri D.N. Arora, Director Shri Bharat Arora and the Principal. The Children of Class XII lighted the candle as a significance of showing the glory of the School and passed the same to their juniors to take the flag higher & higher. The eleventh class students presented a number of cultural songs & dances and enthralled the audience. The Chairman blessed the students for their future endeavors and the Principal shared her words of wisdom as to how they should lead the life as a good human. The event concluded with a vote of thanks proposed to the esteemed dignitaries for their benign presence
COUNSELING SESSION TO MINIMISE EXAM STRESS
The School organized a counseling session in collaboration with Expressions India on the theme ‘Minimize Stress & Celebrate the Exam Season” wherein about 100 students participated from various schools. The welcome ceremony of the experts Dr. Pooja Shivam Jaitly and Ms. Aprajita Dixit by the Principal Ms. Jyoti Arora was followed by an expertise session on how to beat exam stress, stay calm and overcome anxiety during exams. Parents who also undergo same anxiety for exams of their children were also a part of the session and seemed to be quite contented after getting all their queries related to exams and stress solved.
MAPIANS Spread Magic at Rajpath on 26th January 2017
It was a matter of immense honour and pride for the school when a group of 150 students showcased their vibrant presentation of Assam Nritya Shaili at Rajpath on 26th January 2017. The memorable performance was witnessed by Hon’ble President of India, Sh. Pranab Mukherjee, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Sh. Narender Modi, Chief Guest of the occasion , Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and highly distinguished dignitaries and the masses across India and other countries. The performance was an ode to the supreme power that is a source for instilling positivity and vitality in lives
APPRECIATION ASSEMBLY FOR CLASSES I – V
To encourage and appreciate the hard work of our proud junior Mapians, an appreciation assembly was held on 3rd October 2016 to mark their achievements at various levels outside the school where the delighted parents had the honour to be the part of the special assembly. The assembly was conducted by the students of class II C where they depicted the message of love, happiness, peace and nonviolence through the head gears they wore to mark the special assemblies of the month - World Peace Day, Literacy Day and Gandhi Jayanti. The assembly began with welcome address by our honorable Principal Madam Jyoti Arora to the parents and followed by Ganesh Vandana, Song of Gratitude towards parents and orchestra. The awardees were felicitated with certificates, medals and trophies by the Principal in the presence of their parents. It was indeed a proud moment for the School, the parents and the students.
Junior Sports Day
The School celebrated ‘Junior Sports Day 2016’. The Chief Guest on the occasion, Dr. Haleema Sadia, Principal, India International School, Sharjah, UAE inaugurated the event by lighting the lamp. The event was declared open with the release of balloons by the Chief Guest, Honorable Chairman, Sh. D.N. Arora and Principal, Madam Jyoti Arora. The release of balloons marked the liberty of thoughts and actions. The event witnessed a variety of sporting drills followed by the diversified fun filled races. Prizes were given to the winners from different categories
APPRECIATION ASSEMBLY FOR CLASSES VI – X
To instil the spirit of inspiration and gear up the students to face the competitive world, the school organized the “Appreciation Assembly” wherein the students were awarded with certificates, medals and trophies for meritorious performance in various fields. The wonderfully endowed students were cheered and blessed by their Parents who were part of the Special assembly on the day.
INSTILLATION CEREMONY BY ROTARY CLUB
The School organized the Instillation Ceremony wherein the Chief Guest Ashwani Kumar Bhalla, President, Rotary Club along with the dignitaries Prov. K.V. Bhanu Murty, Mukesh Gupta, Mohan Nagpal and Mr. R.P. Tulsian inaugurated the event by lighting the lamp. The Principal welcomed the dignitaries with sampling and addressed the audience with her valuable words of wisdom .The children presented a beautiful cultural programme including the street play and poems which highlighted the importance of literacy in our life This was followed by the ceremony where the dignitaries delegated the duties to the student members of the Interact club by handing over the pins of different posts The delegates also planted the saplings to ensure a successful survival and as a kind gesture for the cause of the welfare society. The students of interact club were appreciated for the ongoing effort in spreading the importance of literacy. The dignitaries encouraged the children to come forward and work for the noble cause and uplift the society.
School celebrated the annual event “Expressions 2016” the Annual School Fiesta. Chairman of the school Sh. D.N. Arora and Madam Principal inaugurated the event by lighting the lamp which marked the auspicious beginning of the day. The event witnessed the enthusiastic participation of about 950 students from different reputed schools of Delhi in various events from different fields like Mathematical Skills, Art & Craft, Poetry & Dramatics. The children exhibited the excellent oratory skills and ability to create the magnificent art pieces and mathematical skills. The Principal in her speech emphasized the need to have a competitive zeal and show the best of the talent in their areas of interest. She appreciated the effort of the children and encouraged them for the future endeavors.
INDO MONTENEGRO ART EXHIBITION & MMUN 2016
School was privileged to be the host of Indo Montenegro Art Exhibition and MMUN 2016. The opening ceremony witnessed the presence of Her Excellency, Dr. JaniceDarbari, Consulate General of Montenegro in India, Mr. Pulkeet Mehra, Executive Director Rasta Foundation and MUN participants from diverse reputed schools across the city. The two day events were a platform for the young learners to appreciate diversity of identities and cultures and acknowledge the need for sustainable development to recognize and know about peace and conflict. The Principal of the school, Mrs. Jyoti Arora in her address highlighted the need to build Global Citizens and develop prospects that activate critical thinking skills and students' creativity. The opening ceremony was initiated with lighting of lamp by the dignitaries and the cultural presentation by the dynamic dancers of Mount Abu Public School. The Chief Guest, Her Excellency, Ms Janice Darbari in her speech guided the students to arise, awake and not to stop till the goal is reached. She highlighted that young learners should be focused and must analyze situations for world peace. The mega events were an opportunity for the students to expand their horizon of knowledge and explore issues affecting the world beyond the boundaries of their nation. The students visited the exhibition that had a display of more than 170 paintings on the theme “ Indo Montenegro : Hands of Friendship” .The closing ceremony had glimpses of experience sharing by the delegates and the Prize Distribution to the two best delegates from each committee.
UDAAN ... Visualization at its best (Annual Painting Competition)
The School organised its Annual event UDAAN on the occasion of celebration of Children's Day. The event witnessed the whole hearted participation of all the members of the school in presenting their visualization with colours and depicted their creation in the best of their way. The paintings made by the children were ranked and prizes were given to the best entries from each class, the teaching staff. The Principal appreciated the children for their wonderful execution of the plans on the canvas and encouraged them to have a vision for their future which plays a crucial role in a focused life .
School celebrated Investiture Ceremony wherein the Chief Guest Sh. D.N. Arora, Chairman of the school lighted the lamp of knowledge and congratulated the council members for their selection. The Principal delegated the duties & responsibilities to the newly elected members and the oath ceremony further highlighted the programme wherein the School Captain, Vice Captain, House Captains, prefects and editorial board members pledged to take the flag of the school high upto the zenith of success. The Chairman addressed the gathering and blessed them for future endeavors. The Principal congratulated the newly elected members for their defined duties for the future. Since the occasion coincided with the Independence Day Celebration, the children promised to take the nation forward towards the path of glory
o celebrate the auspicious occasion of Diwali and cherish togetherness, the school conducted various inter–class competitions on 28th Oct 2016. Active participation of students and teachers could be seen to embellish the event. Multitude of competitions like Diya decoration, Candle decoration, Thali decoration, CD decoration and Rangoli making took place. The students of all classes decorated the respective classrooms with great zeal and enthusiasm. After the competition all the material was exhibited at the reception for the parents.
CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA
In our endeavor to carry forward the legacy of International Day of Yoga celebration and spread awareness about wellness & health fitness among students, parents, staff and the people in the vicinity, the school organized the International Day of Yoga on 21st June last year. The session was conducted for the same this year too in the school premises in partnership with Ministry of AYUSH organized by Premsukh International Charitable Trust. The session was held from 7:00 am to 8:30 am where the yoga instructors demonstrated various postures for asans & pranayama to be followed by the gathering. It was indeed a very fruitful session for all who attended it.
CBSE CHESS TOURNAMENT 2016 (CENTRAL ZONE)
The School was the proud host of CBSE Chess Tournament 2016 (Central Zone) .The three day mega event commenced on 20th October 2016 was declared open by
Mr. Sushil Kumar, Renowned free style wrestler and Olympic Medalist in a scintillating inaugural ceremony. The tournament witnessed a massive participation of around 800 participants from diverse reputed school across the city. The winners were awarded with their certificates, Trophies & Medals by the Chief Guest Sh. S.K. Bhattacharya, President, Action Committee Unaided Recognised Private School in the Prize Distribution ceremony held on 22nd October 2016.
Mr. Bhattacharya in his motivational speech highlighted the importance of sports and vital role it plays in grooming ones personality to achieve excellence in life. The school also released a brochure highlighting the value of sports and diversified skills that one can imbibe by taking keen interest in physical activities. The event was an opportunity for the young chess players to showcase their talent in the game and compete with their contenders to march ahead with immense confidence for realizing their cherished dreams
CELEBRATION OF WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY
To sensitize the mass for the conservation of planet and its green component ,The School participated in the grand event organized by Department of Environment and Forest on the occasion of World Environment Day . The Chief Guest Shri Arvind Kejrival, Hon'ble Chief Minister Of Delhi and the Guest of Honor Shri Imran Hussain, Minister of Environment and Forest, Govt of NCT Delhi and Shri Kapil Mishra , Minister of Tourism graced the occasion with their distinguished presence. The Principal along with the student crusaders of environment participated in the nature walk with the sole purpose of causing awareness about the significance of trees ,birds and all the wild life creatures. The walk was followed by plantation of saplings and release of beautiful birds from the cages s a sign of liberation. The students also presented a Nukkad Natak highlighting the protection of wildlife and its promotion. The students also recited their self composed poems .The eminent guests addressed the gathering with their motivational speech showing grave concern for the environment and the governments serious attitude to save the nature. The event concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by Inspector of Forest. The event set a remarkable impact on everyone's mind to divert their attention for the noble cause of saving the nature and its vital components.
CELEBRATION OF EXCELLENCE
The School organized the special celebration, Award Ceremony 2016 wherein the young scholars from different fields of education were awarded for their remarkable achievement. The event was inaugurated by Hon'ble Chief Guest Shri Premchand Palety, Founder, Chief Executive, Cfore, a multidisciplinary research organization, the eminent dignitary Shri Utkrisht Prasoon, IPS officer, the Chairman of the school Sh. D.N. Arora and the Principal by lighting the lamp of knowledge followed by cultural presentations by the children. The Scholars of the session 2015-16 were awarded trophies and certificates for showing their brilliant performance in the different fields of education like academics, dance, drama, sports etc. The Chief Guest applauded for the wonderful achievement of the children and blessed them more laurels in future. The Principal addressed the gathering and showed the delight for the success of students
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION
The School celebrated the World Earth Day 2016, an initiative of Millennium India Education Foundation and the host school. The event witnessed the presence of eminent Chief Guest Shri Har Prakash Rishi, known as Ripleys' Guinness Rishi, Guinness Book record Holder in three categories and 20 world record breakers, along with dignitaries Dr. Uday Kakroo, founder Millennium India Education Foundation and Mr. Rajesh Harsh Senior Artist from Nehru Planetarium. The day witnessed a series of competitions like painting, skit and extempore wherein a number of schools reputed schools from all over Delhi participated to show their enthusiasm to save the mother earth and create a wave of sympathy among the masses. The Principal addressed the gathering and congratulated the winners and participants for their keen interest. The vote of thanks was proposed by Academic Director who thanked the respected Dignitaries and the participants for their brilliant performance
The School celebrated the Foundation Day of the school and rejoiced the successful completion of 18 years of its inception. The Day began with the auspicious Ceremony, Hawan wherein the hon'ble Chairman of the school Shri D.N Arora and the School Manager Shri Bharat Arora along with the staff members and the students prayed for blessings and showed the gratitude to Almighty for providing them the strength to serve the society .The celebration witnessed a cultural presentation of Kathak dance and the school song that highlighted the school's effort to help the children grow and develop as wholesome personalities. Since the day coincided with the biggest Harvest Festival Baisakhi, the children sang the Baisakhi Song highlighting the effort of farmers in making the society survive better. The Chairman addressed the gathering and congratulated for the success the school has achieved and also wished all to exhibit the best of their abilities in future too. The Academic Director Madam Neerja Padru administered the pledge to carry forward the legacy with dedication, determination and perseverance as success is a journey not the destination.