HOCUS POCUS PHOTO EXHIBITION 2017: PODIUM FOR ARTISTS OF TOMORROW
A photographer is an artist with eyes like a shutter and mind like a lens!
To celebrate the World Photography Day by honing the photographers of tomorrow, the Hocus Pocus Academy of Photography invited Presidians across all the branches to participate and showcase their talent in an extraordinary annual photography contest. The 'Hocus Pocus Photo Exhibition 2017 featured an interesting and different theme - 'SPICE OF INDIA' to allow the budding photographers to capture the flavourful essence of our traditional cuisine. Full of excitement and passion, the gifted Presidians explored and captured the bounteous beauty and aroma of our Indian spices with their cameras and won prestigious certificates and prizes. Having a full-of-learning experience, the 'leaders of tomorrow' comprehended the true significance of the art of photography - capturing the moments of today that will wow your hearts tomorrow.
PRESIDIUM ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARDS: REVERENCE TO OUR SCHOLARS
"We are what we repeatedly do! Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit." - Aristotle
Fostering this habit of achieving nothing less than excellence in our young leaders, Presidium is a school where teaching is not just about knowledge downloads. To honour the students who have shown brilliant academic results in the year 2016-17, we recently organized the 'Academic Excellence Awards 2017'. Our honourable chairperson, Mrs. Sudha Gupta graced this grand time-honoured tradition and recognized a magnificent total of nearly 2500 scholars with trophies and certificates.
Bestowing the toppers with shower of appreciation for excelling in academics and other significant fields like 100% attendance, she motivated them to keep doing the good work. Beaming with pride and overwhelm due to this appreciation ceremony, the bright Presidians said many thanks to their inspiring mentors, supportive parents and school for giving wings to their young minds. Making them realise their top-notch potential, the event ensured that the Presidians are given a platform to pursue their dream to reach the academic heights.
INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH SUDHA MAM : PATRIOTIC WILL DAWNS AT PRESIDIUM
Firmly believing in positive character-building of children by fostering spirit of patriotism in them, Mrs. Sudha Gupta, the honourable Chairperson of Presidium, recently celebrated the 71st Independence Day with our students. Eagerly waiting to greet the dignitary, the Presidians were received with unmatched warmth by the chairperson. The hearts of our young Presidians are packed with voluminous love and respect for their motherland and on this fine day, they came together to pay respect and homage to our country's freedom fighters. Exchanging warm wishes on this glorious national festival with the 'leaders of tomorrow', Mrs. Gupta hoisted the national flag with towering honour, inspiring the children to do their bit everyday for the wellbeing of our magnificent nation India.
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE BLISSFUL JANMASHTAMI WITH SPECIAL CHILDREN
Packed with excitement to celebrate the blissful festival of Janmashtami with adorable special children from Sparsh, the Presidians recently went to meet them. Welcoming them with unsurpassed warmth, the special ones greeted them and exchanged warm wishes of this joyous occasion. Rejoicing the day in the endearing company of these lovely special children, the Presidians had an excellent experience to be cherished for a lifetime.
CELEBRATING THE FESTIVE ESSENCE OF JANMASHTAMI WITH CHAIRPERSON
The connection our young students share with Mrs. Sudha Gupta, the honourable Chairperson of Presidium, has always been overwhelming and her presence makes every occasion more pleasurable for them. This was very much evident when they recently celebrated the joyous occasion of Janmashtami with her. They exchanged warm festive wishes with the chairperson and she showered them with her signature love. The young leaders prayed to the Lord Almighty for happiness, prosperity and success in their future endeavours. Rejoicing this pious festival with matchless performances on the life of Shri Krishna and a special assembly by our talented Presidians, Mrs. Gupta was simply besieged and blessed the young lads with all her heart.
COMPUDON VII EXAM SHOWCASES THE COLOSSAL IT ABILITY OF PRESIDIANS
"Excellence is not a skill, it is an attitude!"
With this attitude to achieve something big in life, 12 students of Presidium Indirapuram recently qualified the online exam - 'Compudon Season VII - Gateway to 2017 Microsoft Office Specialist India & World Championship' by securing above 700 out of 1000 marks. Out of these 12 intellectuals, following 6 brilliant computer maestros also got selected for 'India’s Final', which was organized at Jaipuria Institute of Management & Technology in May'2017:
1. Siddharth Kumar - IX F
2. Rishit Nagar - IX F
3. Shreyas Mishra - IX F
4. Aryan Gupta - IX F
5. Swapnil - IX F
6. Eshan Srivastava - X E
While Rishit and Eshan proudly grabbed the 1st and 2nd runner up positions in 'Word’13' category; Shreyas got consolation prize in 'Powerpoint’16' Category at World Qualifying Level. These students have not only proved their outstanding technical forte, but have also made their parents, school and mentors immensely proud!
DELIGHTFUL RAKSHABANDHAN CELEBRATION WITH MR. ARVIND KEJRIWAL
Rakshabandhan is one of the most-awaited traditional festivals that celebrates the promise of love and support!
To celebrate this extraordinary festival with happiness and gaiety, our young Presidians went to meet the honourable Chief Minister of Delhi, Mr. Arvind Kejriwal. They were received with unmatched warmth by this esteemed dignitary and our 'leaders of tomorrow' greeted him with high confidence. Presenting beautiful Rakhis to this luminary as a mark of high respect, the Presidians gathered a bag full of blessings and love from them in return. It was simply a memorable day!
ETERNAL BOND OF FRIENDSHIP ENLIVENS PRESIDIUM
Good friends are like a gemstone; they sparkle your life and are rare to find!
The essence and worth of true friendship dissolves a unique sweetness in our lives and to dedicate a day to this beautiful bond, Friendship Day was celebrated with great merriment and cheerfulness at Presidium. Colourful friendship bands in the hands of our dear students everywhere offered a stupendous sight to witness. They lovingly tied these beautiful friendship bands on the wrists of their classmates and even teachers as a promise of forever companionship. Witnessing beaming faces of our Presidians after a wholesome toast to friendship was truly a treat to the eyes.
BLISSFUL FRIENDSHIP DAY CELEBRATION WITH THE CHAIRPERSON
Our young Presidians adore their dearest Sudha Ma'am, our honourable Chairperson, and when it was time to celebrate Friendship Day with her, they were more than delighted. Welcoming them with unsurpassed warmth, Mrs. Gupta reciprocated their affection and gentleness by showering a heap of blessings on them with her kind words. The students exchanged friendship bands with her, which filled her heart with adoration and she expressed the essence of companionship between friends.
RAKHI CELEBRATION WITH THE CHAIRPERSON ILLUMINATES PRESIDIANS
Our Presidians were eagerly waiting to celebrate the blissful occasion of Rakshabandhan with their dearest Sudha Ma'am, our honourable Chairperson. She received them with her signature affection and gentleness and they tied Rakhis on her wrist as a token of great love and respect they have in their hearts for her. Showering a heap of blessings on them, she was overwhelmed to see their heartwarming emotions.