A promising batch of young Presidians visited Sparsh on 22 April. The students were taken around the school to familiarise them with the functioning of the school. While touring the school they saw the various facilities available at the school like Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy, the Computer Lab facility, the Dance and Projector rooms etc. The students also visited the Handloom manufacturing unit where they were shown the wide range of products made there. The students also interacted with the special children. While interacting with them they realised the extraordinary efforts that the special children put in while doing their everyday chores. Their hearts were filled with gratitude and respect towards them when they saw the struggles that the special children go through every day. The students were touched by the purity and solace of the school which also made them realize the need to take more such social initiatives to be able to contribute towards humanity in every way possible.
Our budding environmentalists at Presidium came together to celebrate EarthDay, which falls on 22ndApril, every year. The students joined hands to kick start a series of educational and fun activities to raise awareness on issues related to environmental protection.
Presidium’s Roller Skating champ, Armaan Khanna from Ashok Vihar has won the Overall Championship Trophy by sweping 4 Gold medals in the 34th Delhi State Open Roller Skating Championship, by Delhi Roller Skating Association from 14th to 15th April. He has won Gold medals in 300, 500, 700 meters, and Relay race. He will also represent Delhi in the10th North Zone Roller Skating championship to be held in May'16.
On the occasion of the festival of Baisakhi, Presidians came together to celebrate the season of harvest on 13th April. They came up dressed in vibrant Punjabi attire to rejoice on the occasion. They danced and performed on Punjabi folk songs signifying the essence of Baisakhi. Since the festival is about rejoicing over the harvest of the first crop of the season, Presidians cheered in full festive spirit. It was amazing to see them enjoy the festival to the fullest.
Our creative wizards at Out of the box have won the prestigious Creative Abby Awards for Mother’s Pride and Presidium at the Goafest, India’s biggest Advertising and Creative Award show. The team bagged a Gold, three Silver and eight Bronze for their outstanding work at Mother’s Pride and Presidium schools. The three-day fest was hosted in Goa by the Advertising Agency Association of India (AAAI) in association with the Advertising Club. The fest was attended by the leading personalities of the advertising world and Out of the Box stole the show with their creative streak. The Marvel Group is proud of their achievement! Cheers!
After the examinations and results, it’s time for Presidians to come back school and embark on the academic journey of learning and innovation. Presidium commenced its new session for the year 2016-17 today. There was a sense of excitement and enthusiasm throughout the school premises. The children looked eager to come to school and meet their teachers and classmates. The joy of coming back to the school was clear on their faces. The entire Presidium family welcomes all the students and looks forward to have a wonderful learning experience with them.
Mrs. Sudha Gupta, the Hon'ble Chairperson of Presidium expressed her views on NDTV in a panel discussion on the topic "Role of schools in preparing students for the future”. Other members who were part of the panel were founder director Genesis Global & Pathways School. The program was aired on NDTV PRIME TIME on the show ‘Heads Up’.