A grand Anti-Cracker rally was commemorated by the students
and faculty members of Modern Public School on October 25, 2016. The chief
guest, Dr. B.C Sabat, Senior Scientific Officer, Department of Environment,
Delhi Government, was invited to encourage students to celebrate Eco-Friendly
Diwali. Madam Principal Ms. Alka Kapoor welcomed the chief guest and in her
address shared her deep notion to renounce not just crackers but every vice
that harms the nature and mankind. Several renowned schools including DL DAV
Shalimar Bagh, Jaspal Kaur Public School, Mount Abu Public School and other
prestigious institutions joined our school for the noble campaign. The young
reformers of the society came at front with their banners, placards and posters
and took the endeavour onto streets. A short but very informative Nukkad Natika
was enacted in the proximity area to promote pollution free Diwali. The
initiative proved to be successful and enlightening as it revived people?s
perception of conventional Diwali celebration.
Title : World Polio Day
Modern Public School observed October 24, 2016 as World Polio Day at Hindu
College where 30 students along with two teachers (Ms. Ritu Sharma and Ms.
Taruna Arora) participated in creating a formation of Polio Free India in a mega event organized byIndia National Polio Plus Committee of Rotary International and
Rotary Districts 3011 and 3012.
The programme apprised the students with the importance of
World Polio Day which is observed every year to commemorate the birth of Dr.
Jones Salk who led the first team to develop a vaccine against polio. The
programme also helped to sensitize the students that though India has been free
of Polio for the last five years but there is still a need to continue the
support for Polio eradication. The historic event was witnessed by more than
6000 children along with top brass of Rotary, WHO, UNICEF and Ministry of
Health. The students felt proud to be the part of such a prestigious event.
Title : A SNEEK PEEK INTO THE UN DAY
With an endeavour to make the
students know the aims and achievements of the United Nations Organisation,
United Nations Day was celebrated on October 24, 2016. The students of classes IX
to XI showcased their views on its diversity in the form of a video recording.
The presentation was aired in all the classes. The students were enlightened
about the significance of this day. It was indeed an enriching experience for
one and all.
Title : Innovative Ideas Brought to the Fore Front
In order to make children aware of
uses of waste material and to give them a lesson on reducing waste to save our
future, A Best Out of Waste activity was organized for the students of class
IX on October 14, 2016. They prepared different items like wall hangings, pen
stands, photo frames etc which they embellished using wide varieties of
decorative like ribbon, mirrors, newspapers, sequins, bangles etc. The activity
helped the students to not only enhance their aesthetic skills but they also
created mind blowing, beyond expectation ideas. It was a skillful display of
Title : Rally on the occasion of International Day for Girl Child
Public School believes in gender equity and acknowledges the significance of
girl child in the society. Keeping the same doctrine in mind, a rally was
commemorated on October 7, 2016 by the students and the faculty members of the
school, on the occasion of International Day for Girl Child. The rally aimed at
taking the initiative onto streets and enlightening everyone about the
significance of this equally essential yet subjugated stratum of the society. The
Modernites spread the message successfully through effectual placards, banners
and posters. They left no prospect futile to promote this very crucial message and
ensured that their mighty squeals reach every ear. The efforts of students were
appreciated by all the spectators as they remarked such drives as incredibly
essential and identified them as the need of the hour. The budding reformers
reflected their willingness to make a change in the society and made it extremely
successful and motivating for all.
Title : Korean Day celebrations - One vision, one world!
Producing global citizens has been one of the main agendas at Modern Public School along with promoting internationalism at every level. With the same idea in mind, Korean Day was celebrated by the scholars of class IV on 7th October 2016(Friday). The celebration helped the young students to learn about the culture, tradition, customs, technology, heritage and cuisine of Korea in detail. The programme also exhibited the traditional dance performances, Taek-Won Do, and fashion in Korea which left the audience absolutely mesmerized. The highlights of the show were the Korean Art Gallery and the Grand Finale which drew thunderous applauses and loud cheers from the spectators. The programme helped the students develop teamwork, creativity, cooperation and confidence. The day was indeed full of experience, learning and exposure for Modernites that will undoubtedly be cherished for long.
Title : Mobile Classroom Van for Health & Wellness Education
It is not about ideas, it is about
making them happen
India initiated a Mobile Classroom van for Health
and Wellness Education programme which focused on imparting essential awareness
on Health and Wellness Education to students. Our school was privileged to be
the first amongst numerous renowned schools
in Delhi, to be a part of this initiative of Expressions India on October 4,
2016.The senior resource faculty, Ms. Aparna Singh and Life Skills Trainer Ms.
Aparajita Dixit addressed the mind-blowing session. The objective of the van
was to enlighten the students on Health and Wellness. It was a delight to
observe the students participating with great zeal and enthusiasm. All our
young partakers were benefitted by the healthy interaction and self
participation through the role-plays. The spokes persons endeavoured to instill
important life-skills in students, through worthy discussions. The session
proved to be a wonderful experience for all.
Title : Our Contribution to Uplift Society ..... Spreading the Light of Education
The school in collaboration with an NGO Sarthak
Prayas is running Nav Chetna Shiksha Kendra, an educational centre after school
hours for the underprivileged sections of the society in the neighbourhood
area. To make learning, a fun loving and enjoyable experience, these children
were taken to a shopping complex, Metro Walk, Rohini on 1 October
2016(Saturday). The childrens happiness knew no bounds when they stepped into the shopping arena. They were
taken around and taught the art of communicating with others. The lake side
view with its scenic beauty held them captivating. To teach them how to
interact with others, they were asked to place an order for refreshments and
snacks at the McDonalds eating joint which helped them to gain confidence and
repose faith in themselves. A hearty meal was provided to them by the school.
Amidst cheers and smiles on their lips, they posed for photographs and carried
home a bag full of cherised memories in their heart.
Title : Clean and Green is our vision
The students of Modern Public School along with the faculty members undertooka cleanliness drive on October 1, 2016, under ongoing Swachh Bharat Week from September 25, 2016 to October 2, 2016, in accordance to the nation-wide Swachh Bharat Cleanliness Campaign launched by the Prime Minister on October 2, 2014. A rally was commemorated to take this initiative beyond the classrooms and to spread awareness for the importance of cleanliness and hygiene. The Modernites spread the message successfully through effectual placards, banners and posters. Students were given handy tips by the teachers to keep their environs and school clean. They took their paraphernalia in their hands and cleaned each spot of their surroundings. They pledged to promote Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on the prospect of Gandhi Jayanti and left no stone unturned to execute it. The students, with their efforts, made it an endearing and meaningful endeavour as it reflected their willingness to make a change in the society.
Title : Gandhi Jayanti Celebrations- 2016
Be the change you want to see - Mahatma Gandhi
Gandhi Jayanti was celebrated with glory and delight by the Modernites.
The entire school paid tribute to the legend through Raghu-Natika and the enchanting song ?Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram?. Gandhi Ji?s thoughts and vision of selflessness, self-sacrifice, self-reliance
and Ram-Rajya were showcased through the show. The
students also paid tribute to India?s second Prime Minister Shri Lal Bahadur
Shastri whose contribution to the Indian political system and his policies for
the empowerment of women were remembered through a speech. A dance performance
showcasing the might of Maa Durga was
also one of the finest highlights of the function. The celebration culminated
with a vote of thanks and a motivating speech by the Director Academics Ms.
Geeta Sehgal who, in her address, advised the students to pursue the values and
principles of Mahatma Gandhi in their lives. Students were given deep insight
of his life which encouraged them to adapt his belief that humanity is God?s