Parth Bansal receives Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Award 2016
New Delhi, Nov. 14, 2016: Parth Bansal, a student of Apeejay School, Noida, is gifted with a scientific temper. He proved himself with his innovative invention, a utility stick for Parkinsons’ patients.
Parth Bansal has been bestowed with the prestigious Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE Award for his invention which he received from Hon’ble President of India, Sri Pranab Mukherjee.
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE 2016 Competition - a national competition of original technological ideas and innovations by children upto Class XII - is organised by NIF every year to promote creativity & originality among children. It is an effort to focus primarily on the creativity of the children and promote inclusive & compassionate thinking among them.
This year, a total of 32 students will be awarded for their ideas/innovations. Overall, 55,089 submissions from 458 districts of all the states and union territories of India were received during the IGNITE 16 Competition, which ran from September 1, 2015 to August 31, 2016.
Earlier also Parth had designed a laser cane for the visually impaired. The School has provided support to the student to continue his efforts and contributions to the society.
Best ICT Deployment in K-12 Schools Awards
Delhi, Nov. 11, 2016: Apeejay School, Noida has been conferred with the ‘Best ICT Deployment in K-12 Schools Award’ at the Digital Edge ICT Conclave on Education 2016. The Event was supported by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) in partnership with the Central Government around its Digital India Campaign. The event comprised around 400 representatives from academia, industry and the Government of India.
National Teacher’s Award for the Principal, Apeejay School, Noida
New Delhi, Sep. 5, 2016: Sh. S.C. Tiwari, School Principal, has been conferred the momentous National Teacher’s Award, one of the highest awards bestowed upon a teacher par-excellence, by the Government of India (Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development).
Mr. S.C. Tiwari received the prestigious award and a citation from the Honourable President of India, Sh. Pranab Mukherjee, on September 05, 2016 at a glittering ceremony at the iconic Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. He has been appreciated for his stellar contribution to the profession of teaching, in his long tenure of over 32 years.
The Award is a manifestation of his dedication, determination and perseverance to take the school to new heights of excellence, in keeping with the school motto ‘Soaring High is My Nature’. Under his able leadership, Apeejay School, Noida, with which he has been associated for 29 years, has grown from strength to strength and today is recognised across India, as a premier educational institution of Delhi-NCR. The School is renowned for being an ideal blend of traditional values and modern pedagogy, boasting of student strength of over 4000 students.
Teaching Excellence Award 2016
New Delhi, Aug. 27, 2016: The Head of the English Department of Apeejay School, Noida, Ms. Surabhi Gupta, received the 'Teaching Excellence Award 2016' in the Innovative Strategies in English (secondary level), organised by the Progressive Teachers' Magazine and the publishing giant, S. Chand Group. She received the prestigious Award at a Teachers' Conclave held at New Delhi, which was graced by a galaxy of luminaries from the field of Education.
She was adjudged the best in the above mentioned category, for incorporating innovative ways of teaching English at the Senior School level, and was shortlisted from among a number of nominations received from across India.
Inauguration of International Standard Tennis Courts
Noida, July 11, 2016: Two Tennis courts of international standards were inaugurated in the Primary Department of the School by the School Principal, Mr. S.C. Tiwari, along with the School’s Vice-Principal, Mrs. Amrita Hajela, IB Principal, Mrs. Nikita Mann and Primary In-Charge, Mrs. Smriti Samuel.
To celebrate, they played tennis with students and enjoyed their moments of fun. The School Principal shared that the courts would provide a window of opportunity to children, otherwise glued to TVs and computers, to stay fit & healthy by making use of these courts.