EXTENDING A SINCERE TRIBUTE TO JALLIANWALA BAGH MASSACRE MARTYRS
To reminisce the martyrs of the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, which took place on 13th April 1919, our grade 10 students recently presented a rousing morning assembly. The assembly showcased the fact that the troops of British Indian Army, under the command of Brigadier General Reginald Dyer, fired rifles into a crowd of Baisakhi pilgrims, who had gathered in Jallianwala Bagh, Punjab. Extending a heartfelt tribute to the departed souls, the assembly touched the core of everyone’s heart.
PRESIDIUM WELCOMES ITS NEWEST MEMBERS FOR A NEW & LIVELY SESSION
"Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven!" - Henry Ward Beecher
Presidium Dwarka 16B recently gave our newest members of grades nursery and preparatory an exquisite 'red carpet welcome' for the session 2018-2019. The students were ushered in with the love and warmth and were greeted ardently at the entrance by the teachers and their beloved Mickey Mouse mascot. Thrilled at the sight of their favourite cartoon character, the children wove precious memories by getting pictures clicked with him. It was an apt beginning to a plethora of surprises which awaited our lovely children.
Warmest welcome to you dear Presidians!
YOUNG PRESIDIANS EXTEND THOUGHTFUL AWARENESS ON WORLD HEALTH DAY
A healthy mind dwells in a healthy body!
To disseminate the idea that the only foundation of success in life is good health, the students of grades 3 and 7 presented a special assembly on World Health Day at Presidium, Dwarka 16B. With the aim to draw people's attention towards important health issues facing the world every year, the assembly featured an informative discussion and a spectacular skit, enlightening everyone about who is a healthy person. Then, the young Presidians presented some health tips for the audience and also, a fun-filled presentation of a tug of war between healthy family and junk food family. Reinforcing the importance of healthy eating habits and food safety, the students depicted the lifestyles of a child, female and male in the present scenario through an enactment portraying its impact on their health. It was followed by an energetic jingle presentation encouraging the students to ‘go healthy'!
OUR ADVENTUROUS PRESIDIANS RELISH A RENDEZVOUS WITH AMRITSAR
At Presidium, we work incessantly towards motivating our students and engaging them in active learning experiences. In continuation of this initiative, a fun trip to Amritsar for one night and two days was recently organized for the Presidians of Dwarka 16B. The trip aimed at inspiring the young learners with the rich Indian culture and heritage and develop qualities like self-confidence, responsibility, punctuality, self-reliance, tolerance and leadership. The students excitedly visited the attractions of the city, namely the magnificent Golden Temple, the Jallianwala Bagh, the Wagah Border and the local markets. Relishing sublime peacefulness, the leaders of tomorrow were fully deluged in the divine nectar of Amritsar, which means the ‘pool of ambrosial nectar’.
APPRECIATION DAY MOTIVATES PRESIDIANS TO DO THEIR BEST IN FUTURE
Appreciation is a wonderful thing, it makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well!
Appreciation is the best way to keep the efforts alive and encourage and empower the students. Presidium believes that each child has extraordinary qualities, which we should nurture. In an attempt to recognise our students for their unique positive behaviours, an Appreciation Day ceremony was organised at Presidium, Dwarka 16 B. All the students of grades nursery to 3 were appreciated with certificates for their positives such as creativity, curiosity, oration, imitative and many more. Receiving kind words of appreciation from their loving teachers enforced a wonderful strength in our Presidians and also motivated them to perform best in their future endeavours!
PRESIDIANS ENTHRAL ALL WITH THEIR REMARKABLE TALENT AT ROLE PLAY
I’ll spread my wings, and I’ll learn how to fly, I’ll do what it takes till I touch the sky.
Our primary goal at Presidium is to see our children touch the pinnacles of success and be ‘what they want to be’. With careful monitoring and tendering, we help them pursue their dreams. In an effort to lay foundation of their leadership, a special Role Play Competition was recently organized for students of grades nursery and prep at Presidium, Dwarka 16B. The little, adorable actors impersonated many personalities like teachers, doctors, engineers and homemakers. They shared about myriads of professions and their importance in the society. Their astonishing and remarkable talent truly enthralled everyone!
NATIONAL ROLLER SKATING FINALS: PARI BRINGS HOME SILVER & BRONZE
"Winning means you're willing to go longer, work harder, and give more than anyone else!" - Vince Lombardi
At the recent 50th National Roller Skating Sports Championship 2017-2018, Pari Gulati, a grade 8 student of Presidium, Dwarka 16B proved her extraordinary sportsmanship and will to win. Organized by the renowned Roller Skating Federation of India in Chennai, the grand competition witnessed participation of countless students. The skating prodigy won a silver medal in 10,000m Point to Point Rink Race and a bronze medal in 20,000m Road Race Elimination.
Kudos to Pari and her mentors!
PRESIDIANS SPEND AN INSPIRING DAY AT INDIAN AIR FORCE MUSEUM
Excursion is a powerful, positive tool that helps enhance the social, personal and emotional development of all learners. Keeping this notion in mind, we at Presidium, took our students on an excursion to the Air Force Museum under theme ‘Travel’. The museum gave an insightful knowledge of the history of the Indian Air Force and its expeditions till now. The sight of fighter planes, tanks, missiles used in war and the photographs of the martyrs inculcated a feeling of patriotism amongst the young Presidians. The trip not only provided a glimpse of our glorified past but also showcased our nation’s reach beyond the sky, to the limitless space as they also witnessed India’s first satellite. It was truly an exhilarating experience for the students!
PRESIDIANS MERRILY CELEBRATE WOMANHOOD ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY
‘Behind every successful woman is HERSELF!’
International women’s day is an important occasion for all of us to pause for a moment, to reflect on ourselves, to appreciate how much has been done and what more needs to be done in the field of gender equality. To appreciate womanhood and the achievements, a special assembly was organised at Presidium, Dwarka 16b by the students of grade I and III. The assembly was commenced with a speech on celebrating womanhood followed by a musical skit and a spectacular dance performance demonstrating freedom of women. The girls were beautifully dressed up as leading ladies namely, Lata Mangeshkar, Saina Nehwal, Kalpana Chawla, and Mithali Raj, depicting the importance of women succeeding in various spheres of life.
Presidians skate their way to top at Roller Sports Championship
It gives us immense pleasure to announce that Presidium Dwarka 16B has recently added yet another feather in its achievement cap as our roller skating masters won big at the 44th Delhi State Roller Sports Championship 2017, organised by Delhi Skating Association at G.R international school, Purti Khurd Bawana Road. Our heartiest congratulations to Krisha Gulati, Pari Gulati and Harnoor Arora from grade 3, 8 and 4 who brought back 4 golds, 5 silvers and 1 bronze medal! Kudos to all our champions and their mentors!