Noida, August 2, 2016: The Installation Ceremony of the Interact Club of Apeejay School, Noida was held on August 02, 2016. The School Principal, Mr. S.C. Tiwari accorded a floral welcome to the Guest of Honour, Dr. Neha Berlia, Co-Chairman, Interact Rotaract Committee & Member Board of Governors, Apeejay Education Society and Rotarian Sanjay Kapoor, President, Rotary Club, Delhi MidTown, among other esteemed Rotarians.

The ceremony commenced with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp by the dignitaries, followed by Gita shlok chanting by the school choir. A captivating semi-classical devotional dance and an electrifying jugalbandi on the tabla mesmerised the audience.

After giving a detailed report of the endeavours undertaken and the tasks accomplished in the year 2015-16, the outgoing President of the Interact Club handed over the collar & badge to Aura Bhandari, the newly appointed President of the Interact Club 2016-17, who then appraised everyone of the Plan of Action she intends to undertake in her journey of 'Service before Self'.

The team of Interactors also received their badges from Dr. Neha Berlia and the other guests. In her address, Dr. Berlia expressed that she was delighted and honoured to carry forward the legacy of 'Service before Self' which she inherited from her grandfather, Founder Chairman of Apeejay Education Society, Dr. Stya Paul.

Rotarian Sanjay Kapoor administered the oath of office to the team of Interactors. Addressing the Interactors, he reiterated that service to humanity is rising above petty selfishness, elevating the mind, heart & spirit and thus becoming truly happy.

The ceremony concluded with the Vote of Thanks proposed by Mrs. Manjari Rattan, Incharge, Interact Club.

Noida, July 30, 2016: An engaging and interactive session on 'Positive and Effective Parenting' for the parents of the students studying in classes Nursery, K.G and Class I was held in the School auditorium. The program began with a floral presentation to the resource person, Dr. Ravindra Kumar Vishwakarma by the School Principal, Mr. S.C. Tiwari. This was followed by the traditional lighting of the lamp and a soulful invocation dance presented by the students of the Primary Deparment. The Vice-Principal formally welcomed the chief guest, Dr. Ravindra Kumar, a Mind Trainer and Life Management Coach.

Dr. Ravindra interacted with the parents and discussed the methodology to be adopted for effective parenting. He advised the parents to identify the learning modes (Visual/Auditory/Kinesthetic) of their children and interact with them accordingly. Dr. Ravindra answered the queries of the parents and suggested solutions to their parenting issues.

The School Principal addressed the parents on the importance of effective parenting in a child's life. He laid stress on how the school and parents have to work in tandem for the benefit of the children, so as to ensure a better society at large. Mrs. Nikita Tomar Mann, Principal, IB School, Apeejay School, Noida, also expressed her views on positive parenting. The program concluded with a Vote of Thanks by the Pre-Primary Incharge, Mrs. Shailla Shahi and the rendition of the National Anthem.