“A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus, but a molder of consensus.”- Martin Luther King Jr.
The Investiture Ceremony of Apeejay School, Kharghar for the academic session 2019-20 was held with great enthusiasm and dignity in a special ceremony at the School. The event was presided over by honourable Chief Guest, Commandant Rajesh Kumar, commandant of 102 Batallion, RAF and the School Principal, Mrs Tejaswini Katdare. The event was conducted with the highest degree of earnestness and passion. The Chief Guest for the day, Commandant Rajesh Kumar, and the Principal, Mrs Tejaswini Katdare inspected the guard of honour before taking salute of the marching contingent of four different houses – Ruby, Emerald, Sapphire and Topaz along with the School appointees. The students marched with perfect synchronisation and a lot of enthusiasm.
The ceremony was held with lots of zeal and zest. It commenced with a soulful prayer sung by the School choir in the praise of the Almighty. Subsequently, the auspicious ceremonial lamp was lit, which signified the removal of darkness and symbolized virtue. The School song was sung next which was then followed by a few words of wisdom from the School Principal. The Students’ Council then took the pledge to hold the School motto of ‘Soaring High is My Nature’ in high esteem. The newly elected Student Council, donning the mantle of accountability, pledged to bestow their duties to the best of their abilities and whole heartedly. The most awaited moment of the day then arrived when the new School appointees were conferred the badges and sashes by the honourable Chief Guest and Principal. The Chief Guest for the day, Commandant Rajesh Kumar addressed the gathering, congratulated the students and admonished them to be impartial and honest in discharging their duties. He also exhorted them to uphold the values of the School. He also stressed on the fact that one should always strive for the best and keep on improving upon even if he is in a comfortable position in his life.
With the heads held high and flags standing tall, the ceremony concluded with the rendition of the National Anthem.
Independence Day Celebration
Kharghar, August 15, 2019: Apeejay School, Kharghar celebrated the 73rd Independence Day with unprecedented patriotic fervor on 15th August 2019. The gamut of celebration activities held on the campus started with guard of honour and a slew of cultural programmes and speeches delivered by students. The School Principal hoisted the tricolor. All the students were assembled in the multipurpose hall. The Program concluded with the rendition of the National Anthem.
Swachh Sarvekshan 2020
Kharghar, August 14, 2019: The students of Apeejay School, Kharghar took a pledge regarding Swachh Sarvekshan 2020 which stated the importance of cleanliness; an initiative taken by Mahatma Gandhi. A poster related to Swachh Bharat was also made by students.
Visit to Ashalaya
Kharghar, August 14, 2019: The Interact Club bearers, along with the coordinators – Mrs Shashi Chhabra and Mrs Leela Kulkarni, visited an orphanage named ‘Ashalaya’ in Kharghar. They celebrated Raksha Bandhan with the kids there and had also taken sweets and snacks for them.
All the girls from the Interact Club tied Rakhis to the boys of the orphanage and all the girls of the orphanage tied Rakhis to the boys of the Interact Club
The kids were happy and enjoyed a lot. It was a successful event - full of happiness and joy.