The year 1984 was a tragic year for the sikh community. There was large scale killing of the Sikhs in Delhi and elsewhere in India in the aftermath of Indira Gandhi,s assassination. On 1 Nov. 2017 , Memorial Service was held to honour the martyrs of this monumental tragedy in the precincts of Gurudwara Rakab Ganj Sahib near the Wall of Truth. It was attended by students of all branches of GHPS along with the religious heads of all major religions. Ceremony began with the recital of Gurbani Shabads by the students. This was followed by laying of flowers on the memorial structure - Wall of Truth by the religious heads. The President , Shiromani Akali Dal , S. Sukhbir Singh Badal, President, DSGMC, S. Manjit Singh G.K made an impassioned plea to all those present to carry on the struggle to get justice for the victims of this tragedy.
An Inter GHPS Volley Ball Tournament- 2017 was organised under the ageis of DSGMC from 30 October 2017 to 2 November 2017 at GHPS India Gate. Eleven teams from different branches of GHPS participated in it. The occasion was graced by the presence of the School Principal, Ms D.K Dhingra who declared the meet open. The final match was played between GHPS Loni Road and GHPS India Gate. GHPS Loni Road bagged the first position and GHPS India Gate secured second position. The award ceremony was graced by the presence of the School Manager, S. Kulmohan Singh who conferred trophies, badges and certificates to the winning teams.
The school celebrated Vigilance Awareness Week on 1 Nov. 2017 Students took part in various activities with great zeal and expressed their views on corruption - a social evil and its adverse effects on the development of a nation. Our children took an Integrity pledge to fight against corruption.
On the occasion of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ji , the founder of Sikhism, our school children participated in Nagar Kirtan with great zeal and religious ardency on 3 November 2017 . The students marched in perfect discipline from Gurdwara Sis Ganj. A huge flex suggesting alternative methods of celebrating festivals and happy occasions - by planting trees, helping the needy, sponsoring a child's education, pledging to donate organs - was the center of attraction and drew accolades from the spectators.
Prakash Utsav of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak Dev Ji was celebrated in the school on Saturday, 4 November 2017 with great religious fervour. The programme commenced with recital of Rehraas Sahib Paath followed by Shabad Kirtan in which the students participated enthusiastically praising the lord's teachings. The entire school resonated with the sound of the hymns. Sakhis and speeches delivered by students giving an insight into Guru's life. School Chairman S. Balbir Singh Kohli applauded and inspired the students to abide by the teachings of ten Gurus. School Manager S. Kulmohan Singh appreciated the efforts of the participants and inspired the students to emulate the teachings of 'the Great Guru'. He also congratulated GHPS India Gate music choir, for bagging II position in Kirtan Competition held at Mata Sundri College, New Delhi. The School Principal, Ms. D.K. Dhingra congratulated everyone and extended her heartfelt wishes on this pious occasion. The evening ended with the Vote of Thanks proposed by the School Principal.
The school celebrated Children's Day with great pomp and show. The campus was buzzing with excitement and joy as the beautifully dressed up children of Primary Segment participated in various activities like paper flower making , painting , book mark and card making etc. Songs and dances were also presented. The School Principal, Ms. D.K Dhingra greeted the students on this occasion and exhorted them to follow the path of honesty and hard work as shown by Pt. J.L. Nehru.
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The Inter GHPS Collage Making Competition for class VIII was held in the GHPS India Gate on 18th November 2017. The theme was The Early Civilization. The competition was inaugurated by the school Principal Ms. D.K Dhingra .The aim was to explore the students' creativity. A great enthusiasm was seen in the students during the event. They used variety of material to create the collages. First position was bagged by GHPS Vasant Vihar, second by GHPS Hemkunt colony.
A Workshop for Chemistry Teachers from all 12 branches of Guru Harkrishan Public Schools, was organized at GHPS, India Gate on Saturday, 18 November 2017. Mr. D. A. Misra, Retired Principal, was the Resource Person for the workshop.
On the occasion of Shahidi Gurpurab of Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji, the ninth Guru of the Sikhs, the school participated in Nagar Kirtan with religious fervor on 23 Nov. 2017. The students exhibited perfect discipline while marching from Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib. They were reciting shabads .
A workshop for creating awareness on Milk and its Associated Health Benefits among children was organized in the school for the students of Classes IV & V on Tuesday, 28 November 2017 with the collaboration of the Gujrat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation. Small presentation & videos helped to bring home the desired message highlighting the nutritional benefits of milk. A painting competition was also organized on the same theme. Gift Hampers from Amul were presented by the school Principal Ms Dhingra not only to the winners but also to the participants.
Under the guidance of DSGMC Education Cell, Career Guidance Fair 2017 was held on 29 & 30 November 2017 at Gurudwara Rakab Ganj Sahib. Students of classes X to XII of our school visited the fair on 30 Nov. 2017. They got a fair idea about various options available after Senior Secondary level. They were apprised of plethora of courses available in renowned universities like GGSIPU ,Amity ,Manav Rachna , LPU etc in India and abroad. Students witnessed the closing ceremony of 2 day long super innovative and informative Career Guidance Fair