PRESIDIANS PERFORM FOOD TESTS IN BIOLOGY LABORATORY
Presidians of grade 11 performed an experiment to test the presence of glucose, sucrose, starch, protein, and fat in given food samples. Each student was provided with apparatus and samples of wheat, potato, groundnut, milk and cooking oil. They were thrilled while performing the food tests and observing a change in color of the food samples.
STUDENTS PERFORM VOLUMETRIC ANALYSIS TEST IN CHEMISTRY LABORATORY
Students of grade 12 performed an experiment on Volumetric Analysis. They were asked to prepare the M/20 standard solution of Mohr's salt and using that solution they performed titration with potassium permanganate solution. They took three concordant readings and using those readings they calculated molarity & strength of Potassium permanganate solution. The students showed deep interest in the experiment.
YOUNG CHESS CHAMPIONS MAKE PRESIDIUM PROUD
Presidians performed excellent in all the routines on all the apparatus. Four teams played in SGFI District Chess Championship and added another golden feather to Presidium’s hat. Abhi Nebhnani won 5th position, Rajrajeshwari Yogesh Deshmukh and Shatakshi Dey won 2nd position. These players got selected for SGFI State Chess Championship and made the school proud again with their winning performances as both the girls, Rajrajeshwari and Shatakshi secured first position.
ASHLESHA ADDS ANOTHER GOLDEN FEATHER TO PRESIDIUM’S HAT
Ashlesha Singh, a well rounded performer and kathak dancer has been recently awarded with the most prestigious award in Gurugram-Gurugram Achievers Award 2019, Young Achievers for being a dedicated and skilled kathak dancer with amazing expressions. She also got the opportunity to perform live on a huge platform at Kingdom of Dreams in front of all the eminent personalities. The audience was spellbound by her splendid performance.
NATIONAL UNITY DAY: UNITY IS STRENGTH
A special assembly was conducted in Presidium on the National Unity Day. The students shared their views on the significance of unity through various examples. A beautiful poem was recited on the theme followed by a skit emphasizing the importance of cooperation, team strength and sharing among ourselves for the betterment of society. The assembly ended with a dance on the motivational song. Presidians expressed the significance of unity through various quotes like unity is strength and division is weakness and thousands of drops together makes an ocean.
PRESIDIANS SPREAD A SPECIAL MESSAGE ON DIWALI
Diwali is one of the biggest festivals celebrated all over India with great enthusiasm. In Presidium, a special assembly was conducted by the grade 5 students to celebrate this beautiful festival of lights Diwali. The assembly started with gayatri mantra and shlokas from Ramayana. After that a skit was presented by the students showing the importance of Laxmi puja on this auspicious day. The class presented a beautiful dance performance in the end along with a special message of spreading light of humanity, kindness and love in the society.
SUDHA MA’AM ADDS GRACE TO DIWALI CELEBRATIONS IN PRESIDIUM
Diwali is the most enjoyable and sacred Hindu festival. This festival is celebrated from ancient times to mark the return of Lord Rama with his wife and brother to Ayodhya after long fourteen years of exile. This year this festival added a galore and love as our Presidians celebrated this festival of lights with our very own Sudha Ma’am. The students enjoyed and relished sweets with ma’am and started the celebration in the school. She enjoyed the company of the leaders of tomorrow in the celebration adding a touch of affection, warmth love to this joyous festival.
PRESIDIANS ACTIVELY LEARN ABOUT EXPONENTS AND POWERS
The students of grade 7 recently participated in an activity based on Exponents and Powers in the Math lab. They used origami sheets of different colours and folded each sheet into different numbers of folds to express the numbers in their exponential form. The number of folds represented the exponents. The children enjoyed the activity a lot as it helped them to relate with exponents.
DUSSEHRA REINFORCES CULTURAL VALUES IN PRESIDIANS
Dussehra is the culmination of the nine-day Navaratri celebrations. It celebrates Lord Rama's victory over Ravana in a festival spread over ten days. On this special occasion of Dussehra, an assembly was organized to highlight the importance of Dussehra. The students presented a short enactment of Ramayana in a beautiful poetic form. Seeing young leaders dressed in colorful costumes as Gods and Goddesses was a real sight to behold. The message shared in the assembly was the victory of good over the bad, God over the devil and also shared the significance of the festival. This auspicious day reminds people of the fact that truth always wins and motivates them to follow the path of ‘dharma’. The event was a learning experience for all of us and enriched us with our rich Indian culture and values.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE AGILE GYMNASTS OF PRESIDIUM
Presidium designed its sports programme in great way to promote self-esteem, friendship, safety. Gymnastics is one such fun learning fitness programme of the school. We recently organised a special event to recognize students' accomplishments in gymnastics championships and encourage them for progress. Our students showed excellent performances in all the routines on all the apparatus. Medals were awarded for their performances. The result of Inter Centre Gymnastics District Championships is as follows: Girls team won 1st position under 15 years group. Boys team under 11 years group won 2nd position. Poorvanshi of grade 8th won 2nd position on floor exercise. Dhruvshi yadav secured 2nd position on vaulting table. Ishika tanwar bagged 3rd position on uneven bars and vaulting table. Ridhaan Singhal won gold medal on vaulting table.