4th Installation Ceremony of the Interact Club
The 4th installation ceremony of the Interact Club of the school took place in school auditorium. The ceremony commenced with the National Anthem followed by the Ceremonial lamp lighting. Eminent Rotarians and guests were welcomed and felicitated by the school Principal Ms. Anupama Chopra and Vice Principal Ms. Renu Ajay. The young Goenkans presented a soulful musical rendition and a scintillating dance performance before the august gathering. The previous year’s report was presented by the outgoing president Madhav Mantri followed by change of guard to the incoming president Pranay Jain. The newly elected president shared his thoughts and aspirations for the club and also introduced the new charter for the year 2017-18. The charter was then pinned with the badges by the eminent Rotarians. The newly Inducted charter took the Oath pledging for an eventful year with a motto “Service thy self”. District Interact Chair Rtn. Gaurav Ahuja and District Interact co-chair Rtn. Vir Philip addressed the gathering and motivated the students to take up more activities and programs for the upliftment of the society. The guest of honour Maj. Gen. Pramod Sehgal gave a motivational and inspirational talk to the students about the importance of focus and career options available in the 21st century. This was followed by a speech by the president of the rotary club Rtn. Kapil Dutta who encouraged the students to put their best foot forward to build a better India. The ceremony concluded with a Vote of Thanks presented by the Interact club secretary Ritika Kapoor. rn
Tree Plantation Drive (Guest of Honour-Ms. Nima Bhagat, Mayor of East Delhi)
Ms. Nima Bhagat, Mayor of East Delhi MCD was the Guest of Honour for Tree Plantation Drive. On this occasion , students presented a beautiful dance drama - 'Mat Kato Mujhe Dukhta Hai' which was really a heart rendering performance. An environment song and kathak dance was also performed on the occasion based on the theme planting trees. The guest of honour appreciated the hard work of the Eco Club students and the initiative of the school towards the environment. The cultural programme was followed by a tree plantation drive in the ground area of the school premises. It was another little step of Goenkans towards protection of environment and in the 'Go Green Drive'.
Visit to Post office - Class II
As an extension to chapter communication , students of class II were taken to Post office , where they saw and learned some working of post office that how the letters are sorted , purpose of writing pin code , opening a saving account . They even posted an inland letter which they wrote in school for there parents.
National level Painting Competition
A National level Painting Competition was organised in the school in association with PCRA. The theme for the event was "Small Steps of Fuel Conservation can Make a Big Change". 123 students from classes V-X participated in the event in two groups V-VII and VIII-X. Two best paintings were selected out of each group. The four winners were handed over gifts by the guests from PCRA. The participants enjoyed painting their thoughts creatively on the paper. Honourable School Principal, Ms. Anupama Chopra gave a vote of thanks and congratulated each and every student for being an ardent participant in the event. There was also a mobile PCRA Quality control van where the students of X-XII witnessed the Quantitative & Qualitative Analysis of Petroleum Products.
Visit to Humayun's Tomb - Class I
Class I students went for an excursion to Humayun's Tomb, which has been listed as one amongst the fifteen heritage sites in India. Children admired the architectural buildings and well maintained gardens.
III Position - Zonal Solo Classical Dance
Garvita Goyal of class VII-B secured III position in Zonal Solo Classical Dance (Junior Category) at DAV Shrestha Vihar.
II position - Zonal Instrumental Competition
Vinayak Agarwal of class XI-B secured II position in Zonal Instrumental Competition (Senior Category) at Govt. Girls Sr. Sec. School No.2, Bhola Nath Nagar.
Award of Special Mention - MUN(Salwan Public School)
Prateek Prakash Jha of class IX-B won award of Special Mention in MUN held at Salwan Public School, Mayur Vihar.
Participation in FIFA Curtain Raising Ceremony
22 goenkan students participated in the March Past along with 160 other schools in FIFA Curtain Raising Ceremony held at Dhyan chand National Stadium.
Special Assembly - Class II-C
Special Assembly on Janmashtami was conducted by students of II-C. All the students were dressed up in traditional dresses. The entire auditorium was transformed into a land of joy, celebration & happiness. The students presented a short skit along with the news, thought of the day, prayers & dance performances.