FOOD FEST: SAVORING THE COLOURFUL DIVERSITY OF INDIA
‘We can win people’s heart through their stomach.’
In an attempt to win the hearts of their teachers and peers, the students of grade 3, showcased the culinary delicacies from various states of India, in the recently organized ‘Food Fest’. Starting from mouth-watering ‘lassi’ and ‘chole bhature’ from Punjab to ‘dosa’ and coconut water from Kerala, the food fest had an impressive array of delicacies. It finely exhibited their understanding of regional food as they displayed it with the respective menu cards. The young Presidians enthralled everyone with their vivid chef caps and regional costumes. Additionally, they welcomed everyone in the traditional manner which further added to the traditional aura. It was truly an experience of its own kind packed with energy and vigor of the students that made the food fest a day worth remembering.
A SPECIAL ASSEMBLY: PROMOTING THE IDEA OF HEALTHY LIVING WITH
‘Happiness is... happy, healthy, and aware children.’
In order to promote the idea of being healthy, students of grade Nursery recently conducted an assembly where they shared beautiful thoughts and tips related to healthy living. The tiny tots of Presidium danced on the rhyme ‘brush your teeth’ which was an awe-inspiring experience. Students shared their views on the need to follow a healthy lifestyle and mesmerized everyone. It gave us immense pleasure to watch young Presidians understand the ways in which healthy living can be achieved and how it will be helpful in the long run.
ENTICING STORYTELLING SESSION MAKES LEARNING FUN
Story telling is the most important way to put ideas into the world.
A fun-filled storytelling session was organized for the tiny tots of Presidium, Ashok Vihar. They were super elated to witness an amusing story dramatization of 'The Three Little Pigs' by their lovable teachers. They inquisitively watched their teachers enact the interesting characters from the story. The session was filled with fun & laughter. It was overwhelming to see the cheerful presidians.
RISHITAA BAGS A BRONZE IN NATIONAL POWERLIFTING CHAMPIONSHIP
Presidium, Ashok Vihar takes immense pride in acknowledging the achievement of Rishitaa Jain of grade 10, who bagged a bronze medal in the Equipped 57 kg weight class at the Sub Junior National Powerlifting Championship held at Kanpur. Rishitaa’s power-packed victory has given the institution yet another reason to rejoice and celebrate young talent. The brilliant display of her physical strength is a manifestation of the school’s core ideology that lays emphasis on holistic development of students. After a state level award, this talented Presidian has set her heart on winning the International Powerlifting Competition, for which she is currently preparing. She is not merely a doer, but a dreamer whose passion reverberates the desire of transforming her signature into an autograph.
PRESIDIANS PLEDGE TO SAY NO TO PLASTIC IN A SPECIAL ASSEMBLY
‘Do something drastic, cut the plastic.’
In order to create awareness among the youth about environmental sustainability, the students of Presidium Ashok Vihar recently organized an assembly on ‘Say no to plastic’. The Presidians discussed about how plastic hampers the environment severely. They also advised everyone to stop the one time use of plastic, in the form of glasses, cutlery, straws, poly bags etc, for protecting the environment. As Mahatma Gandhi once quoted, “Be the change you want to see in the world”, so our young Presidians pledged to do their part of the duty by not using plastic anymore and inspire others to do the same.
PRESIDIANS DELIGHTFULLY ENTER SCHOOL AFTER SUMMER VACATIONS
DHANYA ADDS YET ANOTHER AWARD IN PRESIDIUM'S TREASURE TROVE
Presidium, Ashok Vihar added another coveted award to its treasure trove. Our young master blaster, Dhanya Nakra of grade 6 made the nation and school proud by participating in Boys Under-12
International Cricket Tournament organized by Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School, England. Our young cricket maestro’s extraordinary performance helped him bag the 'Man of Series' award for scoring maximum runs in the tournament. His sporting prowess holds testimony to school’s commitment towards polishing and nurturing young talent. The pride and glory that Dhanya Nakra brought to his school at a tender age proves that Presidium is relentlessly dedicated towards shaping sports legends of tomorrow.
CHAIRPERSON HONOURS: ACKNOWLEDGING THE SPIRIT OF TEACHERS
A real hero is someone who is willing to show courage when one faces a problem and helps him to the best capacity. To acknowledge the everyday heroes of Presidium, Ashok Vihar, our teachers, a very special ceremony known as ‘Chairperson Honours for Teachers’ was recently led by our honourable Chairperson, Mrs. Sudha Gupta. By awarding them with trophies and certificates of recognition, Mrs.Gupta acknowledged them for their vast role in raising and inspiring the students. Such heartwarming accolades keep our teachers encouraged and motivated to contribute in transforming the lives of future leaders. Their contributions in their respective field of expertise will always be cherished by Presidium.
NURTURING TEACHERS' STRENGTHS THROUGH EFFECTIVE TRAINING SESSIONS
A competent and well-performing teacher is one of the most important resources in any educational
institution. Teachers' professional training and development is a necessary ingredient to support innovative and beneficial teaching. We at, Presidium Ashok Vihar have always worked hard towards building the capacity of our teachers so that they nurture their strengths and bring out the best in our future leaders. Various interactive, stimulating, thought-provoking and insightful sessions like 'Enhancing Creative Skills', 'Stress Management', 'Building Emotional Intelligence', and 'Effective Communication' were recently conducted for our teachers. They heartily participated in all the sessions and accumulated new learnings to empower their teaching.
GRAND MUSICAL THEATRE 'NAVRAS' FILLS SHRI RAM CENTRE WITH LIFE
Theatre is the purest reflection of life, that showcases the here and now! On Tuesday, 29th May, 2018, Presidium, Ashok Vihar presented a magnificent spectacle of life via their musical theatre, Navarasa at the Shri Ram Centre. The nine emotions displayed in the dance drama provided an exhilarating aesthetic and sensory experience. The spectrum of varied emotions woven in the brilliant dance drama depicted hues of life that are rarely appreciated. The program began with the auspicious lamp lighting ceremony followed by an array of magical performances that left the audience elated with a feeling of enticement and an inspiration to live amply with deeper emotions and finer sensibilities.