Celebrating Festivals

In our multicultural society we need to instill and enforce the universal values of brotherhood, tolerance, peace, compassion, patriotism and solidarity in our children. A celebration in the form of special assemblies is an effort to sensitize students towards living in harmony in a diverse society. They are taught to learn to use their thinking ability and skills to work for a safe and better world and to live in harmony with their fellow beings.

Baisakhi and Ram Navmi, Earth Day, Mothers Day, Doctors Day, Grand Parents Day, Raksha Bandhan, Independence Day, Janamashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi, Onam, Eid-ul-Fitr, Gandhi Jayanti and Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti, Dussehra, World Food Day, Diwali, Guruparv, Children's Day, Christmas, Lohri, Makar Sankranti and Pongal, Republic Day, Basant Panchami, Martyr's Day, Maha Shiv Ratri were all celebrated with great enthusiasm.

 

Noida, August 2020: Apeejay School, Noida, celebrated the 74th Independence Day with great éclat. A special assembly was organised in every class via Zoom to pay homage to the countless sacrifices of our national heroes and uphold the ideals of liberty, equality and fraternity. The students took pride in glorifying and celebrating the spirit of patriotism.

The programme began with offering prayers to the Almighty, followed by ‘Thought of the Day’. Students exhibited their immense love and gratitude for the country through their passionate talks. They spoke on the significance of this historic day and the need to preserve, protect and nurture our motherland.

A video depicting the true essence of this day was also presented by the students. The morning reverberated with a medley of patriotic songs sung with great zeal and ardor.

School Principal, Mr AK Sharma, expressed his great pride in the rich cultural past of the country and urged the students to be diligent, dutiful and dedicated citizens of the country.

The program concluded with the rendition of the National Anthem.

January 26, 2020: The Republic Day Parade invokes a sense of pride and patriotism in every Indian. This increases manifold when one becomes an active participant in the Republic Day Parade and celebrations. The band contingent of Apeejay School, Noida, felt honoured when it participated in the Republic Day Parade at Surajpur Police Lines. Shri Suresh Rana, Cabinet Minister, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The hoisting of the National Flag and singing of the National Anthem was followed by a gun salute by the policemen. Parades by different cadets and cultural presentations by School children added colour to the day.