A STIMULATING STORYTELLING SESSION ENTHRALLS OUR YOUNG LEARNERS
With an objective to develop and enhance active listening skills and vocabulary of the young students and to stimulate their imaginative faculties, a storytelling session was organized recently at Presidium, Gurugram. It is known that children are ardent fans of listening to stories; hence, it was made into an activity to help them visualize the characters and the plot. The entire event got even more enticing when the beautiful jungle scene was set up by the teachers as they dressed-up according to their characters and narrated in simple language with intonation and voice modulation. This session was lot of fun, as it helped both teachers and students to come together for enjoinment and celebration!
REINVENTING THE DIPLOMAT WITHIN THE PRESIDIANS WITH DIPLOMATHON
Presidians brilliantly participated in ‘Diplomathon’ – a two-day Flagship Students Diplomacy Conference, which provided a one-stop learning module in international relations, public speaking and world affairs by a reproduction of global organizations, including the BRICS, SAARC, European Union and avant-garde moots, which reflects the Global Diplomacy Portrait. This event is one of the largest students’ diplomacy conference and a high impact learning platform for school students providing an extraordinary platform to instill diplomatic skills in students and reinventing their talents. The two-day integrated workshop attained the envisioned goal of teaching the leaders of tomorrow, extensive diplomacy!
OUR YOUNG PRESIDIANS BOND WITH THEIR SPECIAL FRIENDS AT SPARSH
"Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive." - Dalai Lama
At Presidium Gurugram, we strive to imbibe the ethos of love and compassion in the hearts of our young learners. In such an endeavour, our young philanthropists were recently taken to the Sparsh Special School, where they got acquainted with a normal day in the life of its special children. The Presidians joyfully interacted with their special friends and their full-of-life nature filled them with deep admiration and compassion for them!
EARTH DAY: PRESIDIANS REALIZE THEIR DUTIES TOWARDS MOTHER EARTH
"The earth laughs in flowers!" - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The grade 5 students of Presidium Gurugram recently conducted a special assembly to celebrate the Earth Day in the school premises. The programme was inaugurated by our respected and beloved Ammaji, our honourable chief guest for the day. The programme began with highlighting the importance of this special day and the major issue of global warming. Students then presented a beautiful song on ‘Mother Earth’, which was applauded by all. Ammaji started the plantation drive by planting first sapling of Mango, post which, our young nature lovers moved to each and every corner of the school and planted and watered the saplings.
We heartily thank Ammaji for gracing the occasion with her solemn presence and blessings!
A BRILLIANT START TO THE FIRST DAY WITH A MAGICAL PUPPET SHOW
The first day of the new academic session 2018-19 of pre-primary classes started recently with magical zeal and fervour at Presidium, Gurugram. Students were welcomed by the ‘Chhota Bheem’ caricature at the school gate and a traditional 'tilak ceremony’. They were engaged in fun-filled games, magic show and puppet show, which mesmerized them and their parents, who were equally involved and excited to see their wards happy. Lately, take-away memorandums were given to all the children as souvenirs of the first day of the school!
CONGRATULATIONS KANAV FOR GOLD IN THE INTERNATIONAL GK OLYMPIAD
"Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see." - Arthur Schopenhauer
Participation in various Olympiads tends to make the students very sharp-minded and clever problem-solvers because these exams don't just test the student’s knowledge of concepts, but his/her understanding and application of the concepts as well. Recently, Kanav Kalra participated in the 7th SOF International GK Olympiad. Using a higher level of thinking order, Kanav brilliantly applied his learned skills to new situations and won the prestigious Gold Medal.
Kudos to Kanav and his mentors!
KUDOS PRESIDIANS FOR WINNING TOP LAURELS AT ROLLER SKATING MEET
"Hard work pays off - hard work beats talent any day, but if you're talented and work hard, it's hard to be beat." - Robert Griffin III
We feel extremely proud to announce the splendid inline skating performances by Presidium Gurugram students, bagging top laurels at 53rd Haryana State Roller Skating Championship 2017, organized by SGFI. Aarav Lamba and Lavyansh Khandodiya won the prestigious Gold Medals in various races and categories, while Nishita Saroha and Niviransh Sundrani achieved Silver Medals and Nishita Saroha attained Bronze Medal. Their stupendous performances achieved the school 3 Gold, 3 Silver and 3 Bronze medals. It was indeed a tough one to achieve best laurels among 200 brilliant students from all over Haryana.
Congratulations to the winners, you make our school proud!
BLISSFUL BAISAKHI REVELS BRIGHTEN UP THE SPIRITS OF PRESIDIANS
Wheat crop is ready for harvest, time to rejoice and feel nice,
Fruits to reap of blood and sweat and get joyous and celebrate life!
Considering that festivals in general, add colour and joy to our life, the joyous festival of Baisakhi was celebrated by our students with a special assembly at Presidium, Gurugram. The prismatic assembly started with the Presidians throwing light on important information about Baisakhi like which religion celebrates this festival and how. They presented some energetic cultural performances and filled the ambience with the celebration of the golden harvest time!
BUDDING GYMNASTS SHINE AT CBSE SPORTS & GAMES COMPETITION
The sport of gymnastics, which derives its name from the ancient Greek word for disciplinary exercises, combines physical skills such as body control, coordination, dexterity, gracefulness, all performed in an artistic manner. The National CBSE Inter School Sports & Games Competition 2017-18 was recently held, at Hari Om Shiv Om Public School Radaur, Yamuna Nagar, Haryana. Our young gymnastics champs of Presidium Gurgaon 57 participated in this competition where in 125 schools all over the country were invited. We are thrilled to inform that,
showcased their skills with sheer enthusiasm and a spirit of healthy competition. It was an extremely fun day for our budding Presidians!
OUR SCIENCE GIMMICK AAYUSHI KHARE BAGS THE NTSE SCHOLARSHIP
We are proud to share that our budding science lover, Aayushi Khare from grade 11 recently received the NTSE Haryana Science Scholarship. This is a two year scholarship awarded to a candidate on the basis of his/her rank in the NTSE, conducted on national level. Gladly, Aayushi passed the first level of Regional Mathematical Olympiad (RMO) with flying colours. Another feather in her cap was added when she got a distinction with 99 percentile in the Australian National Chemistry Quiz. She has been regularly scoring really high school, state and national ranks in various NSO and IMO.