GHPS, India Gate welcomed the whole GHPS family for an integrated GHPS social science faculty meeting on 3rd July 2019. The meeting started with the welcome note by the School Principal, Ms Mandeep Kaur . Syllabus from classes 6 to 8 was discussed. It was decided to bifurcate the chapters term wise as per the CBSE guidelines. Discussions were held on the setting up of question papers as per the the CBSE pattern. Weightage of marks to be awarded for the open ended questions. Class wise list of maps was also prepared.
Rendition of Japji Sahib Ji paath was started on 9th July 2019 in the school. It was dedicated to 550th Prakash Purab of Guru Nanak Dev Ji.
An Inter-House Divinity Quiz Competition was held in the school on 17th July 2019. The topic of the quiz was ‘Guru Nanak Dev Ji's life, teachings and Bani.’ First position was shared by Baba Jujhar Singh house and Baba Fateh Singh house. Second position was secured by Baba Ajit Singh house.
An Inter-House Bani recitation competition on ‘15 pauris of Japji Sahib’ was held in the middle segment on 17 July 2019. First position was bagged by Baba Zorawar Singh house and 2nd position was won by Baba Ajit Singh house.
An Interactive workshop on Mind Power and Skill Development was organised in the school on 18 July 2019. The resource person, Mr H.S. Gill, retired professor of Khalsa College Delhi University enlightened the students of class 11 about the hidden potential of the mind. He advised the students to activate their subconscious mind and use its unlimited power to achieve their goals. Students developed a fair idea about various books available for enhancing mind power. Overall the session was very interesting and enriching.
A special assembly was conducted to mark the Prakash Purab of our eighth Guru, Sri Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji on 24 July 2019. Students of middle and senior segment narrated sakhis on the life of Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji. A presentation was staged by the pre-primary students on ‘say no to plastic’. Prizes were given away to the students of middle and senior segment for various competitions by Vice Principal, Ms H.K. Walia . Mr Gurvinder Singh, our Geography teacher presented a speech on the topic Disaster Management.
In continuation with the exercise to create awareness among the students, a mock drill on earthquake was conducted on 24th July 2019. Students were escorted by the teachers and prefects to an open and unoccupied area at the sound of a siren. Once all had assembled at the assigned places, they were advised not to panic in case of fire or earthquake. The entire exercise took barely 3 minutes and 30 seconds to assemble in the open areas due to the alertness and orderly action of the teachers. The entire school is now aware how to respond and behave in the emergency .
Inter-House Punjabi poetry recitation competition was conducted in senior segment on 24th July 2019. The topic of the competition was Poet Bhai Veer Singh and Dhani Ram Chatrik. The result is as follows first position was bagged by Jasleen Kaur of 10 C from Jujhar Singh house and second position was shared by Harshdeep Kaur 9 C from Baba Jujhar Singh house and Amolpreet Singh 10 A Baba Ajit Singh house.
Inter-House Divinity Quiz was conducted on 24 July 2019. First position was taken by Baba Fateh Singh house and second position was secured by Baba Zorawar Singh house.
Khelo India National Fitness Assessment Training Program through CBSE Centre of Excellence, Delhi organised the workshop at New Horizon School, Nizamuddin, Delhi on 27 July 2019. It was held keeping in view the health and fitness of the students from classes 1 to 12 through various tests. Resource person, Mr Ravinder Singh laid stress on the need to take data through a battery of tests of individual student and send it to khelo India app. Physical Education teacher Ms Nirjeet Kaur attended the workshop.
Inter-House Board Decoration Competition was held on 31st July 2019. First position was bagged by Baba Zorawar Singh house and second position was secured by Baba Fateh Singh house.