ACE PHOTOGRAPHERS OF PRESIDIUM CAPTURE MAGIC AT THE PURANA QUILA
A photograph is the pause button of life!
Recently, to enable the budding photographers of Hocus Pocus Academy of Presidium Gurugram, skilfully practice the art of photography, they were taken to the grand Purana Quila. The young learners explored the beauty of the monument with DSLR cameras in their hands and were guided by the Hocus Pocus senior photographers at every step as their refined mentors. Showcasing the serenity and magnificence of this captivating historical monument, the leaders of tomorrow captured several glorious clicks and filled a bag of treasured memories!
NEW ASPIRATIONS & NEW BEGINNINGS : WELCOMING THE BATCH OF 2018-19
The first day in school finds a very special space on the wall of childhood memories and we at Presidium ensure that all the new aspirations, bright smiles and fresh rays of hope of our children are humbly welcomed with immense jubilation! To make their first day ever so memorable, a number of exciting activities such as colouring, crown decorating and magic show were organised. These activities lit the blissful faces of the children and the enthusiasm they showcased truly brought a breath of fresh air to the school.
We hope that this new journey lays every stepping stone for you to become the flag bearers of tomorrow!
MRS SUDHA GUPTA GRACES NURTURING & CULTIVATING MEDITATION SESSION
In an endeavour to help every member of the fraternity discover peace within, Presidium Gurugram recently hosted a guided meditation session. The occasion was cordially graced by the honorable chairperson, Mrs. Sudha Gupta. The meditation session was conducted by ‘Inner Organization of Italy’, an organization that aims to transform children for bringing peace to mankind. It is an initiative that aids both the students and the teachers touch their inner core and become centered. The event commenced with a somber and peaceful aura with melodious music in the background and subtle action dance performed by everyone. Each one thoroughly enjoyed the perfect amalgamation of silence, music, and dance.
KUDOS TO LAIBA RAHMAN FOR BAGGING TIMES STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARD
“You can have anything you want in life if you aspire for it.” - Vince Lombardi
We would like to congratulate Laiba Rahman of class 12, Presidium School Gurugram, for bagging the prestigious 'Times NIE Student of the Year Award 2017' with her brilliant performance. This reputable award is an initiative to felicitate Times NIE student members who display a rare combination of talent, leadership abilities, performance skills, academic excellence and also recognizes significant contribution made to society. Laiba had been a constant inspiration to her juniors in the school as she has extraordinary leadership qualities and has dedicatedly served in school Students’ Council. She also scored a perfect 10 CGPA in grade 10th.
Kudos Laiba, you made our school proud!
PRESIDIANS VISIT THE TAJ MAHAL TO ADMIRE ITS MAJESTIC BEAUTY
"Taj Mahal was built as a team; without a team, it was a far dream." - Vinita Kinra
A visit to a historical monument is always an exciting experience and to offer the same to the young Presidians of Gurugram, we recently took them to the Taj Mahal, in the historical city of Agra. One of the most beautiful and worth seeing historical places in India, the Taj Mahal is built about three hundred and fifty years ago by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, in memory of his beloved queen, Mumtaj. Described as a dream in marble, it is located on the bank of river Yamuna. The Presidians admired the green tufts of glass and the green shoots of hot Cyprus trees, which adorned its majestic beauty and came back with a bag full of cherishable memories.
GRADE 2 PRESIDIANS EXPRESS MANY THANKS TO THEIR LOVING TEACHERS
We must find the time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives!
With this motivating thought and gesture. our grade 2 students recently organized a special assembly on Thanksgiving, dedicating it to honour all those who have helped them, especially teachers, at Presidium, Gurugram. Considered as next to parents, who play a key role in shaping our future, the teachers felt overwhelmed to receive this special acknowledgement from their little students. The Presidians also expressed gratitude to our respected Principal - Alka Ma’am, our Academic Head - Pallavi Ma’am, the didis, nurses, sports department and to all those who play a key role in making them grow throughout the year. To give a fun and positive end to this appreciation event, the children took the hands of their loving teachers and took them on the stage to dance with them, thanking them for their unconditional love and support.
INTRA-CLASS DANCE COMPETITION WITNESSES ENERGETIC PERFORMANCES
With the aim of honing the dancing skills of our students, an Intra-Class Dance Competition was recently organised at Presidium, Gurugram. The theme of the competition was patriotic, Indian folk and western. Presenting energetic performances, our vivacious dancers set the floor on fire. The spectators bore witness to the enthusiasm and vigour of the young Presidians, as they enthralled everyone with their captivating dance moves. The adjudicators, mentors, dance teachers and parents applauded the winners and other participants for offering such a fun-filled extravaganza.
YOUNG PRESIDIANS WELCOME THE FESTIVAL OF COLOURS IN GREAT SPIRITS
Holi is a festival of colours, which is welcomed by everyone in great spirits with a lot of singing and dancing involved!
To rejoice the festival of colours with immense joy and enthusiasm, our grade 2 students recently conducted a special assembly at Presidium, Gurugram. They shared about the importance of this festival, post which, some beautiful poems on Holi were presented. Spreading vivid colours of their dance on the spectators, the leaders of tomorrow drenched them in the joy of this festival. The assembly perfectly connected the festival with a beautiful and colourful aura, which makes us forget about our worries and brings a smile on our faces.
VISIT TO A PARK: A FUN-FILLED EXPERIENCE IN LAP OF MOTHER NATURE
I played, I laughed, I jumped, I hoped, I learned and I grew magically in nurturing lap of Mother Nature.
Students of Grades Nursery and Prep of Presidium Gurgaon 57 recently were taken out for a nature walk to ‘The Leisure Valley Park’ to give them a break from the monotonous classroom routine. Little children appreciated the beauty and wonder of nature and delighted to experience the tender of flowers, the softness of grass and breathe in fresh air. Besides all the goodies, interesting ‘puppet show and magic show’ was organized which was a wonderful kids-captivating program rendered them asking for more. This visit to a natural surrounding offered students to create beautiful memories to cherish forever. Indeed, it was an experience that children will never forget!
SECOND PLACE IN LOTUS VALLEY CRICKET TOURNAMENT RIVETS PRESIDIANS
"There is simply no substitute for hard work when it comes to achieving success." Heather Bresch
With the same spirit, the Under-12 Cricket Team of Presidium Gurugram recently participated and bagged the second prize in an Inter-School Cricket Tournament, organized by Lotus Valley International School. 6 teams from Delhi and NCR, which scored maximum points, were allowed to participate in this prestigious tournament. The grand win is incomplete without a special mention to our captain, who not only responsibly took charge of the team and tried to bring out the very best in them, but also switched roles between wicket keeping and bowling efficiently, giving his very best at both the roles.
Kudos to the team, their mentor Mr. Sidharth and HOD Sports Mr. Pradeep Nandal!