June began with a word of excitement and intense practice for the Abhyudaya 2017. All our guests from Kolkata arrived on the campus from the Ashok Hall Group of Schools. Mr. Mathews, Mrs. Patjoshi and Mr. Cheema along with Mr. Ali and other distinguished guests graced the occasion to witness all the competitions which was based on the theme of ‘Nationalism and Internationalism’. Every participant went back with fond memories & mementoes.
Straight after Abhyudaya, the students set down to study with deep concentration for the Assessment Test 2 which began on Saturday 11th June and ended on 18th June 2017. The onset of monsoon brought the rainy weather and lush greenery and one could hear the sound of T.T balls bouncing across the T.T tables. The inter house T.T competition was held on 24th June 2017. The winner in senior category was Enakshi Agarwal of Red House and in Junior category was Shuriti Choudhary of Yellow House.
Classes 6 to 8 and 11 had their PTM on Saturday, 25th June, and the parents meet each of the teachers and the principal to discuss academic achievements of their wards. The excited students went for an outing with their families. Eid was celebrated in school with special lunch and the Muslim girls offering prayer.
Practice began from 22nd June for the IPSC Drama Fest where the young students wrote script based on ‘Terrorism’, Patriotism and cross-border. The young thespians performed in G.D Birla Memorial School, Ranikhet on 28th, 29th and 30th June. An awareness campaign was held on 22nd June by Dr. Gauri from the WHO, who spoke to students about eradication of Rubella and Measles from the country in a government sponsored movement.
The chess wizards focused on the contesting with each other through dexterous moves on the chess board and it was interesting to watch Class 6 competing with Class 12. The winner was Avani Kedia of Red House.
The children are all burning the midnight oil swathing and studying for their Term I which begins on 11th July 2017.