School Notes

Qq

After a keenly fought city finale, the team of Pranav Gokhale and Aditya Palnitkar from Abasaheb Garware Junior College won a place for the Grand Finale to be held at New Delhi. Symbiosis Secondary School was the first runner-up, while Bishop's School and Fergusson College tied for the second runners up. The eight city-level winners will contest for the title at the Grand Finale in Delhi.

Dr DY Patil School celebrates October 2

Students of Padma Shri Dr D Y Patil Public School (primary section) celebrated the birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, and our former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri. Students of Classes VI and VII gave a speech on the occasion, remembering the two leaders, and also sang bhajan Raghupati Raghava Raja Ram.

Some students, dressed as Gandhiji and Lal Bahadur Shastri, paid homage to the leaders. The function was held under the guidance of Head mistress Catherin Fernandes (primary) and with the co-operation of teachers and staff.

GIIS students cast a spell at first annual concert

Global Indian International School, Chinchwad (GIIS), Chinchwad, celebrated its first annual concert - Shrishti Nirupam - with lots of enthusiasm on October 4 at Ramkrishna More Sabhagrah.

The theme of the concert was based on celebration of life and the content portrayed the fact that living beings coexist in harmony with nature.

The chief guest was Harish Doraiswamy, Deputy Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Operating Officer, Global School Foundation. The inaugural ceremony started with the lighting of the lamp by the chief guest, the principal and the vice-principal of the school. The programme started in a tradition way with a prayer by GIIS teachers' choir to invoke the blessings of the Almighty.

Principal Dr Amrita Vohra presented the first Annual Report of the school. Everybody at the function was happy to hear how GIIS has progressed and has set high expectations in just one year.

... contd.

Please read our terms of use before posting comments
TERMS OF USE: The views expressed in comments published on indianexpress.com are those of the comment writer's alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of The Indian Express Group or its staff. Comments are automatically posted live; however, indianexpress.com reserves the right to take it down at any time. We also reserve the right not to publish comments that are abusive, obscene, inflammatory, derogatory or defamatory.