Chilling air of winter has changed into soothing cool breeze
Here comes the spring season known as Basant Panchmi
To welcome the onset of spring season, Basant Panchmi was celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm in the school on 1 February 2017. A special assembly was held on this day. The celebration commenced with a beautiful shabad invoking the blessings of the Guru for seeking knowledge and wisdom which was followed by teacher,s talk and a presentation on the various aspects of the festival. School Principal, Mrs. Davinderjeet Kaur Dhingra Explained the value of the day and importance of yellow colour with scientific theory and colour therapy. Teachers were dressed in yellow colour as this color signifies cheerfulness, wisdom and intellectuality. Students had brought home cooked traditional yellow coloured dishes to share with each other. Students of Primary segment decorated their class rooms with floral rangoli with yellow and orange coloured flowers signifying the brilliance of nature. The ambience was filled with jubiliation.
My Very Elegant Mother Just Showed Us Nine Planets has been one of the oldest and most popular hack to enlist the nine planets of our solar system. If the planets did not work in harmony and in tune with each other, we probably would not have fathomed the life around us. On 2 Feb 2017, during the morning assembly the talented students of 5-D reinforced the idea of United we stand, divided we fall by citing the example of our vast solar system. Such juvenile minds with a broad thinking makes us applaud their budding knack and flair .
The 5th Career Guidance Fair - CGF 2017, organized by DSGMC on 8 and 9 February 2017 at Bhai Lakhi Shah Vanjara Hall, Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib complex was visited by more than 8000 students from leading schools & institutes of Delhi. The main objective of CGF 2017 was to enlighten students & parents about the plethora of opportunities & career exploration. The Career Guidance Fair, earmarked as Education Langar, (Food for the Mind) brought together major universities (Indian & Foreign), various government departments, ministries & educational institutions under one roof. More than 84 exhibitors from various universities & institutes participated in the fair providing information about available courses. Career counselling sessions were also held by experts in the field of education. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Guest, Sh. Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi, IAS, Chairman, CBSE appreciated the philanthropic initiative of the Sikh community towards the society at large. He congratulated S. Manjit Singh GK, President DSGMC and Chairman, School Education, S. Harmeet Singh Kalka and school Principal Mrs Davinderjeet Kaur Dhingra for their endeavor to prepare our youth for the future.
Different people come from different walks of life to provide services to other people. These people are called community helpers. A small presentation by the students of 2 C during the morning assembly on 9 Feb 2017, depicted the role of such community helpers in our day to day lives. Some of them are helpful in emergencies like firefighters, police, doctors and nurses and others help us to stay safe and healthy like opticians and dentists. Thus the message to take back home is we rise by lifting others and make a change for betterment of the society.
Inculcating healthy eating habits in our kids from an early age is an investment in their future! It will ensure a healthier and happier future for them. A small presentation by the students of class 2 A during the morning assembly on 16 Feb 2017, emphasized on the same. Eat healthy live healthy and do away with the junk food is something we all must imbibe
An interhouse Hindi Poetry Recitation was held on 22 February 2017 in the school premises for classes 3 to 5. The theme of the competition was "Hasyaras " The students performed brilliantly keeping the audience glued to their seats in fits of laughter. Sukhmeen Kaur of III -C from Baba Ajit Singh House bagged the first prize .Tashmeet Kaur of III -C from Baba Jujhar Singh House won the second position wihile the third position was won by Mrinalini of V -B from Baba Ajit Singh House.
Times NIE National Aptitude Challenge 2016-2017 for classes VI -X was held in school on28 November 2016. All students of Classes VI -X attempted the test. Amberdeep Singh Anand of Class7B and Abdul Samad of Class X D were declared toppers of Category1 Classes 6 to 8 and Category2 Classes 9 to10 respectively. Both achievers were awarded with aTablet and Certificate.
A CBSE workshop was organized by GHPS, India Gate on 28 February 2017 on the burning issue of Gender Sensitivity. The resource person Ms Radha Singh enlightened us about Gender Equality and Gender Mainstreaming etc. The workshop was attended by few teachers of the school, Ms Varsha , Mrs Seema Malhotra, Mrs Aruna Keswani and Mrs Moneesha. It was an enriching and rewarding experience.