CHRISTMAS FERVOUR AND MAGIC SPREADS AT THE CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL
The sparkling festival of Christmas was celebrated as a fun-filled Christmas Carnival recently at Presidium, Gurgaon. This fiesta for the entire family transformed the school premises into a children’s paradise, full of unlimited fun, adventure, and entertainment. The children were replete with gifts, joyrides, talent hunt, terrific performances, multiple competitions, fashion shows, fancy dress and lip-smacking snacks. The glittering Christmas tree, the smiling face of Santa and the goody bags with cakes and chocolates soaked everyone in the festive fervour. The magic unfolded before their eyes as they participated in various activities at the carnival. It was truly, a delight for all age groups!
YOUNG PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS WITH FERVOUR & DELIGHT
"Joy to the world, the Lord is come!" - Lutheran Hymnal
Commemorating the joyous occasion of the birth of Jesus Christ, Presidium Gurgaon recently celebrated Christmas. Our adorable little Presidians beautifully presented the ‘nativity scene’ with painted clay images of baby Jesus and his parents, specially crafted by the senior students. The air was filled with Christmas spirit and the delight was uncontained as Santa brought gifts for the children. Special Christmas carols were sung and everybody wished ‘Merry Christmas’ to each other. A beautiful Christmas tree was put-up and the leaders of tomorrow celebrated the occasion with merriment. The supreme message of Christmas of spreading love and peace among mankind, was truly achieved through this event.
PRESIDIANS RAISE AWARENESS ON INCREASING LEVELS OF POLLUTION
In a recent class assembly by students of grade 3 on the topic ‘kill pollution else it will kill you’, the theme of increasing level of pollution in Delhi was brilliantly covered to create awareness among the masses. Students began by presenting a skit on 'pollution’ depicting how small steps can lead to big changes in terms of conserving water, forest, and atmosphere. They spoke about the process of making compost and how it can be beneficial for everyone. It was followed by songs and speeches, which educated all on steps to preserve the environment and gather natural air purifiers. The assembly was a perfect amalgamation of entertainment and information!
ASSEMBLY ON INCREDIBLE INDIA SPELLBOUND ALL WITH A CREATIVE FLUX
The charm of India has caught the imagination of endless number of poets, thinkers, scientists and philosophers. India offered something to ponder everyone’s perspective. To highlight the grandeur and magnificence of India, recently a special assembly was organized on the theme ‘Incredible India’. Students of grade 3 mesmerized everybody with their power-packed performances in the form of songs, presentations, videos, skits and more, conveying the message of ‘unity in diversity’. Also, they highlighted the contributions of great leaders by enactments and presented some amazing facts, news, and thoughts. Parents also conveyed their feelings and appreciated their efforts!
PUPPET SHOW & STORYTELLING OFFERS A NEW CREATIVE LEARNING MEDIUM
Harmonizing two beautiful creative learning modes, a Twist and Turn Puppet Show was organized by Presidium Gurgaon recently for boosting students' learning in a creative manner. This program fused together two creative activities - paper bag puppets making and wonderful story writing exercise, which showcased how the art project is intersected wonderfully with story writing literacy exercise. The fun-filled program kept students engaged for an entire day!
YOUNG PRESIDIANS SENSITIZE AUDIENCE TOWARDS CHILD LABOUR ISSUES
Child Labour refers to the situation where minor boys and girls are engaged in commercial activities. These children are deprived of primary education and exposed to mental and physical dangers. To sensitize others on one of the crucial social issues of the times, i.e., child labour, students of grade 5 recently conducted a special assembly at Presidium, Gurgaon. In this assembly, a video was shown in which students created awareness about child labour by giving information on the real problem, followed by a heart touching skit, recitation of a Hindi poem and finally a group dance. The assembly concluded with a thought that motivated others in doing their bit against this serious social issue.
AUGMENTING CREATIVITY OF STUDENTS WITH PAPER BAG MAKING ACTIVITY
To boost creative and inventive skills in the students of Presidium Gurgaon, a Paper Bag Making activity was recently conducted. Making beautiful paper bags in different shapes and sizes proved to be a simple yet intriguing activity. The fun-filled activity inspired young Presidians to contribute to the Mother Nature by using paper bags and saying no to plastic bags. By and large, students showcased their creativity and artistic skills by making attractive paper bags and decorating them vibrantly.
INTER-SCHOOL FOLK DANCE COMPETITION: A CULTURAL EXTRAVAGANZA
Dance is the language of soul, body and mind!
As part of an initiative for Moral and Cultural Training Foundation, Gurugram, an enchanting Inter-School Folk Dance Competition was recently organized at Presidium. Students from 30 reputed schools of Delhi and NCR participated in the competition with enthusiasm and zeal. Dressed up in beautiful colourful ethnic costumes, the young students swayed to the beats of folk music, which enthralled the audience. It was truly, a delightful experience for the leaders of tomorrow!
SPORTS DAY PRIZE DISTRIBUTION: REWARDING OUR YOUNG ACHIEVERS
Success is where preparation and opportunity meet!
To honour the outstanding sports achievements of the Presidians of Gurgaon, the Annual Sports Day Prize Distribution ceremony was recently organized. Our very dear Sudha Ma'am, the honourable chairperson of Presidium graced the event and recognized the young achievers with certificates, trophies and medals. The energetic students performed beautifully in various sports acts like drills, dumb bells and races. A fun-filled tug-of-war session was played between the teachers and parents, which filled the air with cheers and excitement. Prizing the enthralling performances and hard work of the leaders of tomorrow, the event encouraged them to do even better in their future endeavours.
PRESIDIUM GURGAON WELCOMES THE SPARSH FAMILY WITH OPEN ARMS
Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others!
At Presidium Gurgaon, we strive to raise a generation of young philanthropists. Owing to this ideology, our students went to Sparsh to sprinkle their love on their special friends in the form of a generous contribution on the occasion of Children's Day. To reciprocate this kind gesture, the special children of Sparsh recently visited our school and they were very warmly received by the Presidians. This emotional visit sensitized the Presidians and made them realize that their support and contribution means a lot to them.