Faridabad, March 20, 2019: The Annual Appreciation Day, ‘Ullaas’, celebrating the ‘Joy of Life’ at Apeejay School, Faridabad was held on 20th March 2019. The Chief Guest, Mrs Sonia Bareja Punhani, an Educator, Counsellor & Master Story-Teller, and the Guest of Honour, Dr Shalini Sharma Gogia, Consultant - Anesthesia & Critical Care at Batra Hospital, New Delhi, lent grace to the occasion with their presence.

The programme commenced with a floral welcome and lighting of ‘Deepshika’. School Principal, Mr. S.K. Mishra, welcomed the parents and reiterated the importance of nurturing originality, creativity, spontaneity and imagination amongst children for holistic development of their intelligence and character.

The little ones from Pre-Nursery, Rhythms School rendered a mesmerising performance of the dance ‘Happy Days’. The beauty & grace resonating in the semi-classical performances, the Invocation ‘Ahaan’ and the Gujarati folk dance and also the vibrance exuberance radiating from other performances enthralled the audience. The play in English, ‘The Golden Pitcher’ was a testimony to the fact that theatre in education in the early foundation years encourages children to experience a gamut of emotions, honing their verbal and social skills. The play highlighted the importance of wisdom received from elders which gives strength and leads to happiness.

The proud moments when the little ones walked on the stage to receive their prizes and Certificates of Appreciation were shared by all present.

The Chief Guest, Mrs Sonia Bareja Punhani and the Guest of honour, Dr Shalini Sharma appreciated children’s hard work and lauded the efforts of the School in preparing children to participate with enthusiasm. The programme concluded with the Vote of Thanks and rendition of the National Anthem.

Faridabad, Dec. 28, 2018: The much awaited Winter Carnival was held on 28th December, 2018, at the School’s Pre- Primary Department. Children came dressed up in colourful party clothes and had a gala time participating in games, dancing to the peppy music and relishing mouthwatering healthy snacks.