Middle & Senior - Events
Indradhanush - A Melange of Colours
Each child is an artist with a gift of unique talent. It is harnessing that talent that nurtures the future of the world.
New Delhi, May 2021: It is with this aim that Apeejay School, Panchsheel Park, held a colourful and exuberant online event. - 'Indradhanush - A Melange of Colours' to showcase the innate talent of students. As part of this endeavour, participants from each house contested in various events - Umang-Dance Competition, Instrumental-Dil Ki Dhun/ Saaz ki Awaaz, Indian Vocal-Sur Sangam, Western Vocal-Harmony of Colours/Sing For Souls (Live in Harmony), Sanskriti – Quiz Competition, Fluorescence-The Art of Flowering/ Swachtha Hi Sewa-Art Competition, Poetry Recitation-Restore Our Earth, Alive Gaming, Immuno-boosters/ Food Carving-Culinary Competition and Sanskrit Shloka Gayan Competition. The event saw an overwhelming response as around 240 participants keenly contested for the top slots in various contests.
The excitement of participants from classes VI to XII was palpable as students put their best foot forward even while being confined in their homes and competed in various events on 17th and 18th May 2021.
Students delved into the heritage of India quizzing on its various aspects, showcased their synchronised moves, plated salads for boosting immunity- which is the need of the hour. Whether it was debating, display of artistic skill, or musical talent, each participant dazzled the stage with their stupendous performance.
The esteemed panel of judges including Ms. Alka Bahl, Retired Principal, NDMC School; renowned artist, Mr. Ganga Narayan Maharana, Ms. Sugandha Gumber (Assistant Professor, Amity University), Ms. Eashana Arora, Mr. Yuvraj Maurya (Delhi Public School, Mathura Road), among others greatly applauded the skillful performance of students.
In the Prize Distribution Ceremony held on 21st May 2021, the School Principal applauded the students' efforts and said that healthy competition will provide students with a new source of confidence. The Vice Principal saluted the spirit of positivity that motivated each participant. The Chief Guest of the event, Padma Shri awardee Pratibha Prahlad, a Bharata Natyam dancer said that cultural events help children reach their full potential. She said that apart from giving self-confidence, art gives students critical thinking skills. The winners of various contests were awarded e-certificates.
International Innovation Summit
New Delhi, May 23, 2021: Zenik Learning invited Apeejay School, Panchsheel Park, to participate in the International Innovation Summit (21st-23rd May 2021). It provided a unique learning opportunity for students to become leaders and innovators.
It opened young minds to new ideas and future possibilities through meetings and interactions with global student innovators. Imagivation conducted live learning sessions on ‘How to Innovate’ and also provided knowledge about innovations that changed the world.
Students participated in extempore, quizzes, idea contest, inter-school innovation competition in three days program and won certificates and global recognition.
Mercatique - a marketing event was organised for the students of classes X and Class XII on May 20, 2021. The event comprised two competitions:
AD-MAD was conducted for the students of Class X. The competition was bi-lingual wherein the participants were judged on content, teamwork, presentation, and overall performance. Each team presented their ad with gusto. The competition helped the students enhance their skills in expression, voice modulation, and dialogue delivery. Students came up with unique ideas for the advertisements.
COMMERCIO was conducted for the students of Class XII. Students participated in the competition and demonstrated their innovative business ideas which were judged based on the technical social, environmental, and economic feasibility, the potential of scaling up, and acumen in financial planning. The competition helped in raising awareness of career options in entrepreneurship among the students.
The event was judged by Mr. Gourav Rathi and Lakshay Singla - alumni of IIM Ahmedabad.
|1||Prateek Rout||Divit Lilani|
|Divyam Bansal||Sneha Garg|
|3||Prabhnoor Kaur Sood||Ayush Mathur|
|Simarjit Singh Ghotra||Saurabh Ahuja|
The event helped the students to hone their marketing skills and meticulously present their ideas. The program was highly appreciated by the judges, teachers, and students. School Principal, Ms. Ritu Mehta, praised the efforts and congratulated the students & teachers.
Maiden Event of 2021
New Delhi, April 21, 2021: The Interact Club celebrated World Heritage Day, also known as International Day for Monuments and Sites, on 21st April 2021. The Interactors held an interactive session with the students of classes IV and V to celebrate the occasion. The students designed posters on the theme ‘Incredible India’ and described them to present the fascinating heritage of the country. Videos on Indian Heritage and folk dances representing the colourful culture of our nation were shown. An interactive quiz on the same theme was also conducted. The day was celebrated with a lot of fervour to save the legacy and rich heritage of our country.
Art - The Elixir
New Delhi, April 16, 2021: Art has always played an influential role in society. It is a form of self-expression and serves as a vehicle for social change. With this thread of thought, an online Annual Social Science Symposium was organised by Vasant Valley School on the theme: ‘Art should Disturb the Comfortable and Comfort the Disturbed’ on April 16, 2021.
The Symposium included eminent speakers including actor and filmmaker Ms. Nandita Das, Art Curator, Ms. Roobina Karode, Art-Based Therapist, Ms. Sonia Puar and Poet and TEDx Speaker, Mr. Vineet K. Kamal Nain Panchchi. The program was attended by Ms. Harveen Chopra of Apeejay School, Panchsheel Park, along with few students.
The event was attended by almost 400 attendees who were enthralled by the modern, innovative, and futuristic ideas of transforming art for the larger good of society.