276 CHESS MAESTROS 'CHECKMATE' AT INTER PRESIDIUM CHAMPIONSHIP
To provide a platform to the young chess maestros of Presidium to showcase their exquisite skills, improve logical thinking and analytical reasoning, an Inter Presidium Chess Championship 2018-19 was recently organised at Presidium, Indirapuram. The tournament is an annual feature and an event that aspiring chess players look forward to as it gives them a chance to test their skills with some of the most competent players of their age group. For the tournament, 276 students, across 12 branches of Presidium participated and followed the rules of the All India Chess Federation. The overall champions were students of Presidium Indirapuram, while the best girls team was won by the power girls of Ashok Vihar branch. The best boys team trophy was again bagged by Presidium Indirapuram. Congratulations to all the winners!
APPRECIATION DAY: ACKNOWLEDGING THE BEST QUALITIES OF PRESIDIANS
“Next to excellence is the appreciation of it!” - William Makepeace Thackeray
Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. It pushes you to do better and to shift your perspective into being positive even during tough times. Acknowledging efforts, talents and attributes gives a sense of being loved and enhances confidence. We are Presidium believe in encouraging every intrinsic quality of our Presidians so that they can discover the best version of themselves. To appreciate and acknowledge the best qualities of our Presidians, we recently hosted an Appreciation Day. The students were honoured with appreciation certificates covering 17 qualities such as courage, creativity, curiosity, confidence, leadership, good behaviour and attentiveness to name a few. The achievers excitedly received their certificates and felt immensely motivated to surpass all the milestones and reach the mark of excellence with their special qualities.
CHAIRPERSON OF PRESIDIUM HONOURS YOUNG ACHIEVERS AT CPH CEREMONY
06-08-2018 "Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do." - Pele
At Presidium, we believe in nurturing these intrinsic qualities of our students so that they go ahead and win at different walks of life. Recently, to acknowledge their extraordinary achievements in academics, sports and co-curricular activities, a grand ceremony - the CHAIRPERSON HONOURS was organized. Spearheaded by the honourable Chairperson of Presidium, Mrs. Sudha Gupta, the visionary who envisaged this ceremony, the event gave wings to more than 700 young scholars with certificates of recognition. On seeing their wards receiving such a majestic honour, the eyes of Presidians' parents filled with a sense of pride, happiness and accomplishment. With countless mixed feelings in their motivated hearts, the leaders of tomorrow strengthened their determination to achieve more!
FRIENDSHIP DAY FERVOUR IN FULL SPREE AT PRESIDIUM!
A fabulous friendship multiplies the good in life!
The friends you make in school are one of the bestest you can ever have. There is something about these childhood friends that you can never replace. Presidium is the progenitor of many such friends for life. The occasion of Friendship Day definitely called for a magnificent celebration of friendships, those secret jokes, the fun conversations, thrilling experiences and all the hypothetical future plans of our dear Presidians. The students enjoyed the day to the fullest as they tied colourful friendship bands on the wrists of their buddies & teachers. The premises reverberated with Friendship Day fervour as the worth of true camaraderie was cherished by all.
CELEBRATING THE BONDS OF LOVE WITH CHAIRPERSON ON FRIENDSHIP DAY
Everytime our honourable Chairperson visits the Presidians, the day becomes full of rejoicement. Friendship Day was yet another very special occasion, when the Presidians were looking forward to share the essence of togetherness, love and commitment with their beloved Sudha Ma’am. They exchanged colourful friendship bands with her and expressed their adoration which filled her heart with joy. Showering her blessings and best wishes on each one of them, she accentuated the true spirit of friendship and reaffirmed that she will always be there for them.
INTERNATIONAL TIGER DAY:PRESIDIANS PLEDGE TO SAVE NATIONAL ANIMAL
International Tiger Day is celebrated as a way to raise awareness about tiger conservation. The day was founded in 2010, when the 13 tiger range countries came together to create Tx2 – the global goal to double the number of wild tigers by the year 2022. To promote this cause, our Presidians conducted a special assembly on ‘Save Tigers’. The young leaders talked about project ‘Save Tigers’ and shared important facts about tigers and their pivotal role in balancing & maintaining the ecosystem. They expressed how these magnificent creatures will be on the verge of extinction if we don’t join hands to save them. With spectacular skits showcasing the pitiful life of a tiger and other inspiring performances, the students encouraged the audience to raise awareness about tiger conservation and actively participate in a global system of preserving our natural resources. Through this assembly, Presidium successfully fulfilled it’s aim of creating environmentally responsible global citizens.
ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARDS: RECOGNIZING SCHOLARS OF SESSION 2018
‘If you want to achieve success, you have to define what it is for you!’
While some just dream of success, our Presidians wake up and work hard at it. It is this hard work that has lead to their excellence in all spheres of life. To acknowledge their journey of success in the field of academics, we recently organised the time-honoured ‘Academic Excellence Awards’. The ceremony was graced by our honourable Chairperson Mrs.Sudha Gupta who felicitated the young achievers with trophies and certificates of recognition. She congratulated all the scholars of the session 2017-18 and motivated them to keep up the good work. The students expressed their gratitude to teachers and parents for their efforts and perseverance in constantly encouraging them to deliver amazing results. It is only because of such academic contributions of our students that Presidium reaches new heights every passing year. We hope they continue to achieve new milestones in academics, break all records and do the nation proud one day.