Modern Public School, Shalimar Bagh
organized Tree Plantation Drive on 24 August 2017 in the school premises. It
was a small step to support the noble mission of Action Committee of Private
Unaided Schools to plant at least ten lakh saplings in Delhi. Dr. B C Sabat,
the Senior Scientific Officer, Department of Environment along with honourable
Principal Ms. Alka Kapur led the drive. The staff and students also joined this
green initiative and contributed towards the green exposure of the school
campus. The guest of honour, Dr. B C Sabat addressed the MPS fraternity. He
urged the students to go for plantation drive at a large scale to enhance
floral wealth. He also apprised them with the need to create sustainable eco
system by planting saplings and adopting eco friendly measures. He advised the
children not to just plant more and more saplings, but also watch them grow and
be able to bask in their glorious beauty in future. It was indeed an attempt by
the school to breathe new life into the city.
Title : Sadbhavana Diwas
Harmony makes small things grow, lack of
it makes great things decay. Sadbhavana Diwas was observed on 18.08.2017 by
the students of classes II to V wherein they pledged to promote emotional
oneness and harmony amongst each other. The gesture was a tribute to former
Prime Minister, Rajiv Gandhi, on his birthday which is observed as Sadbhavana
Diwas or Harmony Day nationwide.
Title : Independence Is Worth Celebration
India achieved independence after a lot of struggle and sacrifices by our ancestors. The martyrs sacrificed their lives for their mother land so that the nation can thrive forward on the path of prosperity. When the freedom came after such strive, it must be celebrated. Treading on the same thought, 70th Independence Day was celebrated by the school with great pomp and clamour. The show commenced with reverence of National Anthem followed by the hoisting of flag by the Head Boy and the Head Girl. The day witnessed a great cultural extravaganza which included a heart touching patriotic song, a thought provoking speech by Drishti Kumar of Class X and the display of multihued flavours of India through the medley of Bharatnatyam, Kathak, Dandiya, Bhangra and other celebrated dance forms. The tiny tots rejoiced the occasion by dressing up into tri-coloured attire and by preparing tri-colour salad, as the symbol of their patriotism.The show culminated with the speech of Honourable Director Academics, Ms. Geeta Sehgal, who in her address not only motivated the spectators to follow the path of great leaders but also emphasized on the need and significance of world peace and justice. It was a delightful event as it let the audience cherish the earned freedom.
Title : Celebrating festivals with glee!
The students of Class IV and V
stepped into the celebration zone of the utterly pious bond of brothers and
sisters on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan on 5th August 2017
(Saturday). The day witnessed activities like Thali Decoration and Rakhi
Making. The learners enjoyed bringing forth their creativity that added to the
festive aura. Beautiful thalis and rakhis were a testimony to their heartfelt
love and emotions. It proved to be an admirable endeavour for one and all.
Title : Installation Ceremony of the Interact Club for the year 2017-18
The school organized the Installation Ceremony of the
Interact Club for the year 2017-18 on 5th Aug 2017. The event was
attended by Rtn Vivek Sardana and Rtn. Deepak Ganju along with 5 Rotractors .
The event commenced with a formal
welcome of the guests followed by lightning of the lamp . The cultural
programme presented by the students was appreciated and applauded by one and
all. Diya Gupta of class XI , the Secretary of the Club presented the report
highlighting the achievements and events undertaken by the club in the year 2016-17 . Harshvardhan , the
ex-President of the club handed over the collar to the newly elected president
Sharil Thakur of class XII. Four best interactors were also facilitated by the
Rotarians . Sharil Thakur then expressed her gratitude to the Rotarians and
briefed about the upcoming projects for the next year. The event culminated
with the vote of thanks proposed by Muskan Sharma of XII.
Title : Rakhi : A bond of love
A love between a
brother and a sister is one of the deepest and noblest of human emotions. To enjoy
and experience this eternal bond between brothers and sisters, a CARD Making
Activity was conducted for the students of Class II & III on 04.08.2017(Friday).
The students had a whale of a time decorating their cards not only with
materialistic items but their sentiments too. It was a rejuvenating experience for
the students to get connected with their siblings. The activity surely enabled
them to experience the warmth of their relationship.
Title : The War of Spells
A spelling contest, Spell-Bee was
organized by the school on July 25, 2017 for the students of class VI. The
activity was executed through a well schemed questionnaire containing
mind-boggling and attention-grabbing assessments. It was delightful to observe
excitement in the eyes of students for the much awaited and interesting
activity. The activity emerged successful as it not only assessed their
dexterity but also motivated them to sharpen their spelling skills.
Title : English Declamation Competition Class III
Smartphone brings you closer to the person far from you.
But it takes you away from the ones sitting next to you.
Technology is a boon to mankind but is best only when it
brings people together. To make the young generation aware about the adverse
effects of excessive use of mobile phones, an enlightening English Declamation
Competition was organized on the topic Smartphones : An addiction on July
25, 2017 (Tuesday) for Class III. The participants presented their views with a
great aplomb and utmost eloquence. The speakers emphasized the fact that
smartphones bring constant interruption and are hazardous for our health but it
is upto us, either go with the flow or think wisely to deal with the situation.
It was indeed an eyeopening session for everyone present.
Title : War of Words
An enlightening hindi debate
competition was organized on the theme Mobile Phone: Parivar ka Gathan
ya Vigathan on July 20,2017 for class IX. The contenders presented
their perceptions with utmost eloquence and compelled the spectators to
introspect themselves. The speakers emphasized the fact whether a mere device
holds the responsibility of keeping the family together or the accusation of
drifting the members apart. It was really enlightening to listen to the views
of the contestants regarding the role of a technological miracle which emerged
as a status symbol for the old and young alike.
Title : Solo Dance Competition Class II
Dance is an art which not only requires a complete physical
but also mental and spiritual attention. It is also a great way to experience
the feeling of joy, love and success.
Students of class II enjoyed this wonderful art of life during a Solo Dance Competition
organized for them on 18.07.2017 (Tuesday). The participants enthralled the
audience with their fabulous dance performances. The program unfolded with the
invocation of Lord Ganesha. One by one all the participants performed on the
stage and left the spectators spell bound. The exquisite melange of dance was
appreciated by all. Their colourful costumes added to the beauty of their
The competition enhanced the confidence of the participants
and gave them an opportunity to explore the hidden talent in themselves.