PRESIDIANS ENTHUSIASTICALLY CELEBRATE THE 'FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS'
‘From darkness to the light that empowers us to commit ourselves to good deeds, that which brings us closer to divinity, lights illuminate every corner of India during Diwali’. The celebration of Diwali came alive at Presidium Sonipat when the school wore a festive look with Diyas and lanterns adorning the corridors and the assembly hall in bright colours. The beautiful rangolis made by the students added the perfect setting to the festivity. The performances brought out the essence of the festival, also the celebration of life and goodness. Students talked about the significance of the festival - how good always conquered the evil. A scintillating dance performance mesmerized everyone. Besides sensitizing students to the ill-effects of crackers, they also shared the guidelines on being safe while bursting them. The students gave away the message of a clean, peaceful and a bright Diwali.
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE HARYANA DAY WITH IMMENSE ENTHUSIASM
Presidium Sonipat proudly celebrated 52nd Haryana Day with immense enthusiasm and zeal. The students presented an act on the various districts of Haryana and also beautifully presented the culture of Haryana. The atmosphere was filled with joy and happiness and making everyone proud that they are part of a state which has a rich and a vibrant culture. Children performed above board leaving audience enjoying at immense. To make the students aware about their state, its culture, tradition and language an informative quiz was organized on the Haryana state which enriched their knowledge about the state. All the viewers witnessed the beauty of Haryana and appreciated it with a big round of applause.
TALENT HUNT: YOUNG PRESIDIANS DISPLAY TALENTS WITH CONFIDENCE
It was a great experience to witness the enthusiastic inflow of the most talented leaders of Presidium Sonipat. There was a complete ambience of joy, as students were actively engaged in exhibiting their talents. Their laughter and smiles indicated their sense of involvement. The whole place hummed with action with children giving vigorous performances in many categories like dance, acting, drawing and singing. It was a blissful moment witnessing the talent of our young leaders. The aim of the program was to nurture the holistic development of the students. This event helped them to develop self expression and confidence along with their creative and artistic skills. It was an amazing sight to witness the growing creativity in students, as it is crucial to achieve success in walks of life.
QUIZ COMPETITION: PRESIDIANS ENHANCE THEIR GENERAL KNOWLEDGE
“Knowledge is of no value unless you put into practice.” - Anton Chekhov
Keeping with the endeavour of bringing knowledge into practice, Presidium Sonipat recently organised an Inter Class G.K Quiz Competition for the students of grades 6 to 9. The competition ensured that the students learned in an interesting way, not just through books and classroom teaching. The event witnessed enthusiastic preparation and participation. There were four grilling rounds to test their intellectual skills. All the students participated with great enthusiasm and zeal. They displayed true team spirit as the students were divided in various groups. The quiz was designed to enhance the general awareness of the students and to boost the confidence in them. It was a great view to see our young leaders answering with great confidence.
DUSSEHRA: 'BURAI PAR ACHHAI KI JEET'
Keeping with the tradition of celebrating festivals in our country, Presidium Sonipat conducted a special assembly to celebrate the festival of Dussehra. The school choir beautifully sang Durga vandana followed by a skit titled ‘Burai par Achhai ki Jeet’. Presidians performed the great epic Ramayana where adorned in attractive outfits of lord Rama, Lakshman, Sita and Ravana, the students depicted the defeat of evil. A beautiful poem recitation stating how evil can be demolished from people’s hearts mesmerized the audience. Students inspired everyone to follow the path of righteousness and succeeded in spreading the message that good always triumphs over evil.
SHOW AND TELL: PRESIDIANS LEARN TO COMMUNICATE AND SHARE THOUGHTS
With an aim to build confidence and public speaking ability among the students, Presidium Sonipat recently organised a Show and Tell Competition for the students of grade Nursery and Prep. Students brought their favourite toys and possessions to the class for the competition. The use of words to describe the object and the expressions and voice modulation was spectacular. They actively expressed their memories and love for their favourite object. Through this activity children learnt to communicate feelings, thoughts and emotions in a fun and comfortable learning arena. This activity helped the young Presidians to enhance their speaking, listening and social skills.
CELEBRATING GIRL POWER ON INTERNATIONAL DAY OF GIRL CHILD
Anyone who recognises opportunities and can make their best use will conquer the world. And, girls are no exception. They have proved time and again that they have all the adroitness to reach for the stars and bring them down on this very earth. To showcase the strength of every girl, our leaders conducted a
special assembly based on Save the Girl Child on International Day of Girl Child. The students performed a small musical drama showcasing the consequences of killing or aborting a girl child. The drama enacted by our students also enumerated the significance of observing the International Girl Child Day. A soul-stirring poem was dedicated to all the girls of the country and need to save the girls for the nation’s brighter future. The performances focused on the need to address the challenges girls face and to promote the girls’ empowerment and the fulfilment of their human rights.
PRESIDIANS SPREAD MESSAGE OF HONESTY AND PEACE ON GANDHI JAYANTI
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever”...... Mahatma Gandhi
To pay homage to Gandhiji on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti a special assembly was conducted which ignited the feeling of Patriotism among the students. The assembly began with a dance on the song ‘Sabarmati ke sant tune kar dia kamaal’. It was followed by inspirational poems on positivity by Gandhi ji. Further, an enlightening play was enacted by the students on ‘Swachh Bharat” to spread the message of the importance of cleanliness in our lives. A rally was conducted by our students wherein they shared various anecdotes related to Gandhiji’s life.
PRESIDIANS SHOWCASE GREAT DANCE MOVES WITH ELEGANCE
Dance is not mere translation of life, it is an art ,a movement and an expression! It is life itself. With the aim of honing the dancing skills of our students, an Inter-Class Dance Competition was organized for grade Nursery and Prep at Presidium Sonipat under the aegis of the Rhythm of the Soul academy. Our little Presidians presented energetic performances and filled the atmosphere with energy. Our vivacious dancers truly set the floor on fire. The spectators bore witness to the enthusiasm and vigour of the young Presidians, as they enthralled everyone with their captivating dance moves. The student, mentors and judges applauded the winners for offering such magnetic performances.
LEADERS OF TOMORROW SPREAD THE MESSAGE OF LOVE AND PEACE
“Peace is not something you wish for, it is something you make, something you do, something you are and something you give away” - John Lennon
On the day of the celebration, students, teachers and staff gathered in a special assembly by grade 3, which started the day with the prayer followed by a pledge for peace. Presidians participated and shared their own views on peace and kindness in the form of speeches and poems. Students lined up for a Peace Rally with banners and posters prepared by them to disseminate the message of ‘Peace and Prosperity’ and universal values. The onlookers really appreciated this involvement of students in spreading such a strong message. The activity of the students towards promoting a harmonious and peaceful society was an impeccable step.