Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. Warren
The school held its Investiture Ceremony with great zeal and
zest. The deserving young talents of the school were bestowed with the
responsibility of leading their school
from the front with their commitment, confidence and competence.
The event was presided over by Lieutenant General D. V.
Kalra. Other dignitaries present on the occasion were the Chairman of the
school, Mr. K. L. Sobti and honourable Principal Ms. Alka Kapur. The auspicious
ceremony commenced with the musical rendition by the school choir, followed by
a scintillating dance performance on the theme Never give up, great things take
Marching smartly attired in blue shirts, the student council
took their positions on the stage eager to take on the new responsibilities
that they were to be entrusted with. It was a defining moment for the newly
elected Head Boy Arpit Madaan, Head Girl Apporva, Junior
Head Boy Govind Ramuka, Junior Head Girl Srishti, and the
team of House Captains, Cleanliness and Discipline In charges.
The school Principal administered the oath to the members of
the cabinet wherein they pledged to serve the school and fulfill their
responsibilities with the best of their abilities. The Chief Guest handed over
the appointment letters to the office bearers and emphasized on the importance
of discipline and developing the qualities of leadership in themselves.
The Principal, Ms. Alka Kapur enthused the young leaders to
uphold the values of the school and to keep the school flag flying while
discharging their duties honestly and impartially.
The Investiture Ceremony concluded with lots of hopes and
aspirations for our future leaders. It was a moment of pride and of humbleness,
of authority with accountability and above all service.
Title : Creative Connections commemorated World Red Cross Day
Connections is here with the celebration of yet another significant day for the
universe. The team acknowledges the worth of first aid in any emergency
situation; hence it has taken the stringent step towards meeting the People criteria of SEC and distributed handy first aid kits to the poor in slums,
drivers and the underprivileged children of NavChetna, SarthakPrayas(NGO). The team made the recipients
familiar to the contents of the kit and also apprised on how to utilize them.
It sensitized them towards their health and safety to which they usually remain
ignorant. The team has adopted a new strategy of utilizing profits while
earning it, instead of waiting for the end of the project to utilize them for
peoples welfare. The ideaIf we have intentions to help, lets do it on the
right timewas proposed during one of the discussion sessions of the team
members which was duly acknowledged and followed.
Title : A room without books is like a body without a soul
Students of class II enjoyed the beauty of expression, thoughts,
feelings, rhyme and rhythm of words, through an English Recitation Competition
held for them on May 8, 2017 (Monday). The theme of the competition was Books:
House of Gold. Children participated in the competition very enthusiastically.
The judges appreciated and applauded the performance of the participants. The
poems left a long lasting impression on the minds of everyone present.
Title : Adieu to Emily Zanardo
the aegis of AFS (American Field Service) that promotes inter-cultural exchange
programme around the globe; our school hosted Emily Zanardo from Italy for a
period of ten months. Today the school bid adieu to her as she returns to her
hometown. Emily described her memorable experience through a marvelous
presentation and eloquent words during the morning assembly that expressed the varied
culture of India. She depicted her traveling experiences of visiting Shimla,
Hyderabad, Mumbai, Kerala and many other places with the host families. The
girl conveyed her gratitude towards Madam Principal, the host families, her
friends and the entire MPS fraternity for the love and affection she received
throughout her stay. Madam Principal Ms. Alka Kapur delivered a commendable speech
in which she guided Emily to be positive and happy in all pursuits of life. The
farewell ceremony culminated with tearful departure and presentation of a
beautiful gift as a souvenir of ardor and attachment.
Title : Acknowledging the Significant
Modern Public School believes
that each member irrespective of its designation, is a contributor in the
success of any institution. Treading on the same belief, the school has
celebrated International Labour Day on May 1, 2017 by treating the support
staff of the school with refreshing sherbet and delicious sprouts chaat prepared by our students,
as token of affection and respect they deserve. The school fraternity expressed
its gratitude to as equally significant strata of employees as any other, for
their implausible contribution in the growth and development of the school over
the years. It was indeed a delightful sight to observe smiles on their faces.
Title : Parent Teacher Meeting-Educative and Entertaining
Open day is a platform not only for interaction amongst
parents but also a favoured time for other events. We, at Modern Public School,
believe in the holistic development of students so a plethora of activities
were organized on April 29, 2017. In an endeavour to educate parents and students
on the significance of driving safely a Road Safety Awareness Drive was organized
in the school premises. Everyone signed a road safety pledge. Business flourished
through Creative Connections team where bhelpuri and lemonade was sold to
parents and children. Furthermore, Book Fair was also organized for the
students to get acquainted to different genres of books. Last but not the
least, Emptor Club spread awareness on eating fruits and benefits of banana
peel. The entire day was filled with cheers and gaiety.
Title : Earth Day Celebrations
Be Green, Go Green,
Grow Green is the adage which the modernites believe in and abide by.
With the objective of
imbibing in the students the respect for nature and to generate awareness
concerning the conservation of the planet, earth day was organised on 21 April,
2017 in the school premises with great zest and vigour. The day witnessed
enthralling and exuberant activities which were emporically attended by the
students. A cleanliness drive and
Tree plantation drive was carried out by the students of classes pre-school and
Pre-Primary. The other events included Show and Tell for class I, Best out
of Waste, Card Making, Folder designing and Poster Making for classes II, III,
V and IX respectively. The students of class V decorated their class bulletin
boards to spread awareness about nature and environment. Class X students
expressed their linguistic skills by writing a thought provoking essay on Work
for today, Preserve tomorrow. It was a great day to
showcase environmental education and engage the whole student community in
making a difference by promoting a better and healthier life by being
environment friendly and forging a bond with nature.
Title : Baisakhi Celebration
A special assembly was organized to celebrate the festival
of Baisakhi with zest and zeal. A cultural programme was presented on the occasion
wherein the students were apprised with the importance of the harvest festival i.e.
Baisakhi. The school premises wore a festive look with vibrant hues of folksong
and bhangra performance.
Also heartfelt tribute was paid to the martyrs of
Jallianwala Bagh massacre. The students were enlightened with the life history
of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar and how he overcame the hurdles of life and became the
architect of the constitution of the greatest democracy in the world-India.
The students were shown a presentation on the significance
of Good Friday. They were told to follow the virtues propagated by Jesus Christ
for the welfare of humanity.
Title : A Step towards the Civilized Society
Honda CRF 50 Carnival was organised by the school in collaboration
with Honda Road Safety Training Programme on April 13, 2017 for classes IV and
V. This venture aimed at making the Indian roads safer to drive and to inculcate
the practice of following traffic rules in children. The programme was inaugurated
by the Vice Principal, Ms. Mena Mittle. The students shortlisted after the
written questionnaire were given an opportunity to ride the junior bikes while
the others had a brain storming Quiz session. The carnival with a motive Every
journey starts with the first step thrilled the students and they participated
with great zeal and enthusiasm. The proficient riders were felicitated with
trophies and certificates.
Title : Orientation Day 2017
The function of education is to teach one to think
intensively and critically.
Modern Public School fraternity cordially welcomed the new
little entrants as well as their parents through a grand and pompous
Orientation Programme organized on March 31, 2017. The show commenced with the
virtual tour of the school for the audience through a mesmerizing video
demonstrating the history and infrastructure of the institution and co-curricular
and extra-curricular activities undertaken. The long tally of the schools
achievements in zonal, inter-zonal, sports and other significant competitions,
the bagged prestigious awards and splendid academic performance was recited to
the spectators. A mind luring and inspirational song touched the hearts of the
audience, which was followed by superlative and breathtaking performances like
Kathak, Mallakhamb, Ball Dance and Yoga. The podium was then taken up by the
Honourable Madam Principal, who in her address, enlightened the
parents on the ways to nurture the child and also highlighted noteworthy tips
of parenting. A short version of the school Annual Day celebration Colosseum
2016 was exhibited which depicted the glory of the school. The show culminated
with the very essential vote of thanks to the parents for their rigorous
involvement in the programme and also for showcasing their faith and
confidence in the school.