International Day of Yoga
The School celebrated International Day of Yoga on 21st June 2017. 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 elements .Yoga is not only about the stretch and breathe in diversified ways but is a profound science of unfolding the infinite potentials of the human mind and soul. The event witnessed the presence of the Principal of the school, staff members, parents , students and other community members who practiced the yoga asanas and imbibed the complete essence of the positive lifestyle . The street play on “Health Education” guided all about the healthy lifestyle and prevention of ailments. The celebration culminated with a medical checkup along with one on one Counseling Session on “Diet and Nutrition” of the participants by expert medical professionals
ANNUAL AWARD CEREMONY 2017
The School organized the special celebration, Award Ceremony 2017 wherein the young scholars from different fields of education were awarded for their remarkable achievements. The event was inaugurated by Hon’ble Chief Guest Dr. Preeti Aggarwal, Mayor, North Delhi Municipal Corporation, Guest of Honour Sh. S.K. Bhattacharya, President, Action Committee of Unaided Recognized Private Schools, Special Guest Madam Kanika Jain, Area Councillor 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.
English Language Festival
The English Department of Mount Abu Public School celebrated 'Musings', the English Language Festival for classes I-XII on the occasion of William Shakespeare's Birthday. The fortnight long festival culminated into 'Encore', the English Exhibition, which was highly appreciated by The Guest of Honour, Children's Author, Ms. Vaijayanti Savant Tonpe
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION
The School 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
Parents Orientation Session Classes VI- VIII
On April 29,2017 Parents of the Students of Classes VI-VIII were invited to attend an orientation session. The programme began with the welcoming of parents by our co-ordinator Madam. She emphasized that parents should take care of the following points for the proper grooming & development of their children development of values spending quality time with children & punctuality. A short movie was presented on effective parenting followed by the guidelines on evaluation and assessment system. Our school counselor gave tips for personality grooming of children. Parents were briefed about the content of Almanac, School Procedures, work habits and ‘A day without School Bag’ i.e. Saturday. Necessary information about school Blogs, Snap Homework, Olympiads and Clubs was also provided to the parents. The programme concluded with a ‘Vote of thanks’ by our co-ordinator Madam. She profusely thanked the parents.
Parents Orientation Session Classes IX- X
Parent Orientation Programme for Classes IX-X was conducted on 29th April 2017. The session was initiated by the coordinator. The school counselor, representative from I-smart,subject experts and teachers discussed and enlightened the parents on various related topics. The session remained interactive and appreciated by the parents
Parents Orientation Session Classes XI- XII
The School conducted the Orientation Session for the parents of students of Classes XI and XII for the new academic year. The parents were guided about the Vision and Mission of the school and as to how the school strives hard to develop the personality of the individual through a number of Clubs and House activities. They were also made aware about the type of curriculum followed and the pattern of examination and how each day in the school plays a significant role in the life of the child. The parents were advised to be an active partner in the development of the children by motivating them for betterment in each and every sphere of the school education. The session concluded with a vote of thanks proposed for the kind presence of the parents on the day
Parents Orientation Session Classes II- V
The school conducted Parents Orientation Session for the parents of Classes II -V on 8th April 2017.The session aimed at acquainting the parents with the school ''s functioning and providing them with the guidelines to ensure the holistic development of the child. madam Principal, Mrs Jyoti Arora in her welcome address highlighted the significant role of parents in child's academic journey. She also informed the parents about the proud accomplishments of the school. The address by the School Counsellor on Healthy Parent child relationship was quite enriching. The session also stressed upon the school's rules for attendance, examination and promotion policy along with an insight of almanac. The mentors of the school informed the parents about the school's innovative initiatives that have futuristic vision and about the work habits ensure overall development of the child. The coordinator, Primary Wing, Mrs Suneja proposed a vote of thanks to the parents and hoped for a healthy relationship between the school and the home.
SWACHH PARYAVARAN WALK
Mount Abu Public School, Sector-5, Rohini got the privilege to display its sense of commitment by sending its young force as brand ambassadors for Conservation of Environment and become active agents of social change by means of an Awareness Drive, Swachh Paryavaran Walk on 19 February 2017 at Rajpath in association with PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry. 6000 participants promoted the idea of being considerate towards animals and put an end to deforestation. The rally was graced by Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Hon’ble Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.
The major theme of the rally was environment awareness with underlying sub- themes like water conservation, afforestation etc.. keeping with the theme of the event another major issue that was taken up and brought forward was animal life affected due to environmental degradation.
Mr. Gopal Jiwarajka, President PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry said some of the greatest threats faced by the planet as of 2017 are climate change and global warming. The aim of the initiative is only to elucidate the importance of clean environment, so that we all can make this world a better place to live in. Mr. G.S. Singhvi Chairman, Organising Committee appreciated a tremendous response from various Organizations and Institutions in supporting the cleanliness campaign.
MAPIANS proved that tiny actions are better than the boldest intention. They enthusiastically propagated the message that animals are sharing this planet earth equally and should be taken care by human beings. MAPIANS were happy to participate in the initiative to make this world a better place to live in. This initiative highlights that we have the responsibility of handling the torch of knowledge which should be lit as brighter as we can before we hand it over to the next generation.
“SWACHH HAWA, SUDH JAL, SWASTHA RAHEGA HAMARA KAL”
HEALTH CHECKUP CAMP
The school believes that in a healthy body resides a healthy mind. To ensure the same the school collaborated with the renowned NGO Sharp and organized a medical checkup for all the students of the school. Their team of expert doctors and staff checked the eyesight, weight, height, throat and general health and hygiene of the students. The checkup is a regular feature of the school that is aimed at making students fit and healthy. It also aims to diagnose the health issue at an early stage, if it exists, so that timely treatment can be given and the children blossom with complete fitness and happiness
I SMART SESSION
The School organized a session sponsored by I-Smart. The children from classes IX and X participated in diversities activities for development of personality and enhancing their skills. The children were engaged in a number of activities. Like obstacle race, Bursting balloons and knowing more about leadership skills etc. The I-Smart volunteers appreciated the children for their active engagement and the best teams were awarded with prizes and certificates. The day long session concluded with the vote of thanks to the I-Smart volunteers for their efforts
“We believe that the World is changing with technology everyday” With this thought in mind, the school keeps on exploring and practicing the new advents in Communication & Technology. One such step was- Computer Week Celebration (21st- 25th November) Students at different levels participated in various activities which were planned for them and they showed enthusiasm and creativity to do those activities. Classes I & II did the worksheets containing different terms and colouring sheets related to the computers and its uses. Class III students made beautiful pieces of art out of electronic waste and they enjoyed doing this activity and displayed their creative ideas. Class IV & V students participated in Pre-tech competition where they were supposed to present themselves as any hardware device or software program and the young learners came up a lot of information with beautiful props. Class VI students designed doodle for google using their imaginary and creative skills and the result was marvelous doodles. Robotics workshop was organised for the students of class VII & VIII to make them gain the conceptual knowledge of programmable robots like line follower and wall follower robots. Class IX & X students created blogs and the movies on the topic “Digital India” assimilating the message for their countrymen to go digital. Cyber threats and cyber safety tips were also the main focus in the special assembly and peer mentoring was also done on the same topics in the classes.
LIFE SKILL SUMMIT (6th- 8th December)
“Life is not what
happens to us life is how we respond to it”
The ADOLESCENT LIFE SKILLS SUMMIT conducted by Expressions India at Summer Field School Kailash Colony was very equipping and interesting for the students. The students from renowned schools from all over the country participated enthusiastically in the summit. The summit was a three day program and included numerous interactive activities for the student. Each school displayed their captivating stall with various artworks related to life skills. The stalls were very impressive. The MAPIANS enthusiastically participated in every activity and won first position in "on the spot poster making competition". Events like thematic Jingle, theme Song, wellbeing quiz helped the students a lot in learning and getting a wonderful experience. The summit taught the students briefly about each and every aspect of life which will surely help them in living a better quality of life and succeeding
On the occasion of International Tiger Day, the National Tiger Conservation authority along with the WWF India & Wildlife Trust of India organised a "Tiger Walk" from the intersection of Rajpath & Rafi Ahmed Marg to India Gate on 29th July 2016 where our young Mapians showed their concern for the wildlife by joining the rally.
Mock Drill on Natural Disaster and Fire Safety
The School organized the Mock drill for disaster to equip the children with the basic safety measures in case of any natural calamity. The whole school was evacuated with in a time span of 5 mins as prescribed by Department of Disaster Management. The Drill followed the basic guidelines strictly where the Nodal Incharge briefed the children about the significance and how the pressure of mind can avoid casualties and mitigate the disasters.
‘Cleanliness Drive' was organized in school to spread the awareness among the
students that cleanliness is next to godliness. Students were given the
worksheet to do in class.
Then the students went in every nook and corner of the school to spread the awareness among the students with the beautiful play cards and head gears. The children actively participated in the drive
and picked up the bits and pieces of paper wherever could see. We concluded the drive with the ‘Signature Campaign' in which the students wrote their remarks and promised that they would keep their
Run for RIO
A wonderful initiative taken by Government of India to promote Olympics was Run for RIO. This event by organized at Major Dhyanchand Stadium on 31st July' 16, Sunday. Students and Teachers from various school participated enthusiastically. About 20,000 people assembled over there to encourage our participation in Olympics. Participants from KIIT, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Maxfort Alchon etc were there. We reached at the venue at 6:15 a.m with 49 students. Our honourable P.M Shree Narendra Modi gave green signal by hoisting the flag for starting the race. People from all the walks of life were in sight to show their love and affection for our country. Breakfast was arranged for everyone. Every few meters Ambulance and water tanks were available, to avoid any inconvenience. “ Zumba” Dance team was invited for warm-up exercise . They guided us for warm up exercise, which was very entertaining. The music played was full of energy which was propagated in the participants. All the participants after finishing the race were awarded with a Medal. The race finished at Nehru Stadium
ZONAL LEVEL CHILDREN SCIENCE CONGRESS 2016
Directorate of Education, NCT, Delhi Zone XI & XIII organized Children Science Congress 2016 at Mount Abu Public School, Sector -5, Rohini, Delhi to develop scientific temperament through technologies and innovative skills among the students. The students gave remarkable presentations on the themes Health & Nutrition, Cleanliness, Natural Resources Management and Natural Disasters. The students of about 40 schools participated from Zone XI & XIII and 11 schools got selected for the Centre level.
Save Water Rally
School organized a rally on August 3, 2016 to create awareness about water conservation. The objective of the rally was to make students understand the importance of conserving water and to sensitize them about water conservation. "We were so excited about the rally that we started preparing banners a month in advance; few students got along with the teachers to prepare slogans. The teachers had been explaining them the importance of water conservation since the last few days. Children were excited as they shouted slogans and carried placards that mentioned the significance of water conservation. The children holding the banners visited each class within the school premises and motivated the children to come forward and participate in the conservation of water. They encouraged everyone to have an Eco – friendly approach towards saving the environment and emphasized that it is the only key for better survival. The enthusiasm of the students during this rally was worth appreciating and gave us the feeling that we need not worry about the future of this planet if we have our present generation so enlightened about the earth's conservation. They appreciated the gift of nature in true sense.
MOUNT ABU SCHOOL IN COLLABORATION WITH DELHI POLICE
" Self Defense is the need of the hour. In today's world, when women face challenges based on social, mental, physical order, self-defense is the immediate rescue. Girls of classes vi-viii were given an opportunity to learn how to overcome the difficulties faced by them in everyday life by introducing them to a SELF-DEFENSE TRAINING PROGRAMME for a period of 10 days (2nd May-11th May 2016) organised by Delhi Police in the school premises. Participation certificates were also given to appreciate their efforts. Such trainings will give them an edge over other women and they can be winners for life.