FAREWELL 2019: A GOODBYE TO OUR MARVELLOUS PRESIDIANS!
‘I cannot say goodbye to those whom I have grown to love, for the memories we have made will last
a lifetime, and will never know a goodbye.’
We bid goodbye to another pertinacious batch of grade 12 as the farewell ceremony brought with it innumerable memories . The day started with the ‘Tilak Ceremony’ followed by the address of the honourable Chairperson Mrs. Sudha Gupta and Principal Alka Singh who showered their blessings and best wishes on the students. The picture perfect moments created beautiful memories as excitement gripped the day filled with nostalgia excitement!
TEACHERS LEARN ABOUT THE 'POWER OF BEING' WITH MRS. SUDHA GUPTA
The honourable Chairperson of Presidium and Mother’s Pride is an educationist par excellence who believes in the power of ‘being’. With an aim to inspire teachers, Ma’am conducted a motivational and life altering session for the teachers of Presidium Gurgaon on the ‘Power of Being’. Ma’am shared tips on how to build emotional strength through 10 Mantras and 3 Gurumantras and her inspirational thoughts generated a sense of positivity among the teachers. The ‘high on emotions’ seminar made our teachers think about how their feelings and mood affect their lives and impact how they form strong relationships. The powerful mantras helped learn the ways to not let people, situations and circumstances affect them. They learned how to throw away the negativity and have an open mind to life. Towards the end of the seminar, the teachers shared how they felt better equipped to handle situations. The glow of positivity on the faces of the audience indicated how the seminar helped in motivating teachers and making them powerful beings.
Ace Student Vritee Manchanda Hits the Headlines
CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL: CELEBRATING THE FESTIVAL OF LOVE & JOY
Christmas is incomplete without the grand Christmas Carnival of Presidium Gurgaon held on 25th December. Students of grades Pre-Nursery to 11 actively participated in the carnival and put up a wonderful show. It was a fun-enthused day and the entire field was filled with people of all age-groups enjoying themselves at various stalls like pottery, DIY-activities, fun-games, tattoo making, buggy-ride, live-singing and dancing , finger-licking food and photo-booth. The highlights of the carnival were the Fashion Show, Fancy Dress and Painting competitions organised by School which children enjoyed thoroughly. It was a memorable day for all of us!
PRESIDIANS KICK-START THE CARNIVAL IN THE PRESENCE OF SUDHA MA'AM
The proceedings of the grand Christmas Carnival at Presidium Gurgaon commenced with the blessings and presence of the honourable Chairperson, Mrs. Sudha Gupta. Ma’am’s presence encouraged and motivated the students to put their best foot forward into making the event a success. The students were delighted to take part in various activities like the cake cutting ceremony with their dear Sudha Ma’am. Ma’am’s presence made the day even more special for our enthusiastic leaders of tomorrow.
PRESIDIANS OBSERVE BIOLOGICAL PHENOMENA WITH SPOTTING ACTIVITY
The science enthusiasts of Presidium Gurgaon recently indulged in the Biology Activity of Spotting of different specimens, slides, models and charts as prescribed by the CBSE for the students of grade 11 and 12. Students observed various biological phenomena under the headings of pollen germination, T.S. of ovary and testis, meiosis in onion root tip, T.S. of blastula, Entamoeba histolytica, Mendelian ratio, pedigree chart, Xerophytic plants and animals, Aquatic plants and animals. It was a great learning experience for the Presidians.
PRESIDIUM GURGAON HOSTS THE FINAL ROUND OF THE 'MAHA BEHAS'
Maha Behes, the Season Finale was recently held on 15th and 16th December at Presidium Gurugram. The event witnessed over 700 debaters from more than 15 cities to battle it out for a shot at the coveted national title - a chance at being the Maha Behes Champions 2018. The top teams after proving their mettle at the regional rounds, came together to compete against each other during the most intense two days of the season.
VICTORY OF 20 MEDALS FROM 30TH DELHI STATE TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIP
Our Taekwondo champs recently participated 30th Delhi State Taekwondo championship held at Thyagraj Stadium, INA, New Delhi from 8th to 11th December 2018. The competitors (loudly!) cheered on their teammates from the first match of the morning to the evening’s. Every match matters, as each fight won and patterns round progressed awards points towards each school’s overall title total! The Presidians gave exceptional performances and stunned everyone with their moves. Total 20 medals bagged by our students consisting of 7 gold, 6 silver and 7 bronze. The event culminated with a valedictory ceremony where all the participants received a participation certificate. Winners and runners-up received their certificates and medals. The coaches and referees were also felicitated for their contribution.
PRESIDIANS SALUTE THE COURAGEOUS INDIAN ARMY ON VIJAY DIWAS
Vijay Diwas marks the military victory of India over Pakistan during the war of independence of Bangladesh from Pakistan. A special assembly was organized by Presidium to pay a tribute to the
martyrs who sacrificed their life for the country. The students of Grade 3 presented a musical skit on the heroes of the Indo-Pak war of 1971. The students were dressed in army uniform to depict the real
characters who lost their life in the combat. The songs such as Sandese aate hai, aye watan, kar chale hum fida during the skit truly instilled a sense of patriotism among the learners. The students also spoke about the Captains and Majors in the war who will always be remembered for their valour. The assembly truly highlighted the spirit of valour and sacrifice made by the soldiers. It sensitized the students to remember and appreciate the contribution of the courageous Indian Army in protecting our nation.
CITATION CEREMONY: ACKNOWLEDGING THE ACHIEVEMENTS OF PRESIDIANS
As the young Presidiums get ready to spread their wings and fly out to meet the challenges of the world, it is time to shower our choicest blessings on them for their bright future. Presidium recently organized the Citation Ceremony for the outgoing batch of grade 12. Honourable, Chairperson Mrs Sudha Gupta graced the occasion, which was also attended by the parents and staff members. The event began with an engaging mix of entertainment, solemnity and inspiration. Students walked up to the stage holding a symbolic lighted lamp, shunning ignorance and moving towards knowledge. They were awarded with a personalized citation in recognition of their talent and achievements. Each student also received a batch as a souvenir and a jersey for remembrance. Mrs. Sudha Gupta and the Principal offered their advice, blessings and good wishes to all those leaving the portals of the school.