New Delhi, Sep 14, 2021: Hindi being our national language, inspires us to have a sense of patriotism. Hindi Diwas reminds us of our true identity and unites the people of our country.

Keeping this in mind, the students of classes IV A and B presented the special assembly on the topic 'Hindi Diwas' on 14th September 2021. Both the classes worked as a team and presented a melange of thoughts, ideas, and expressions.

The assembly started with an outstanding performance by the budding dancers, singers, and instrumentalists. The students highlighted that we should respect our national language because Hindi reflects our rich and vibrant culture. They also emphasised the need to appreciate and spread awareness to promote our national language. The students presented wonderful yoga postures and an energetic workout session too. This was followed by a spectacular performance given by students through a ‘Hindi Diwas' skit that emphasised the importance of the Hindi language and encouraged everyone to embrace back our beautiful Hindi language. The show was thoroughly enjoyable by the parents. Along with the students, the parents also took the pledge to give respect to Hindi. The Principal, Ms Ritu Mehta addressed the parents and appreciated the efforts of the students and teachers. Further, she stated the importance of Hindi as a language for all Indians. The Vice-Principal, Ms Shalini Aggarwal encouraged and motivated the audience to speak and appreciate our national language in our daily life. The assembly was culminated by the motivational words shared by the Primary In-Charge, Ms Shweta Oberoi.

New Delhi, Sep 2021: Janmashtami celebrations from mythological times have involved 'matkis' as the 'Gopis' used to carry colourful matkis in Vrindavan. To celebrate the festival of Janmashtami, a Matki Decoration activity was held for the students of classes II & III. Students created beautiful and inspiring combinations of colours and patterns in different designs on pots with sparkling materials. They toiled hard, put their creativity at work, and came up with innovative creative expressions.

"Literacy is the road to human progress and the means through which every man, woman, and child can realize his or her full potential." - Kofi Annan

8 September was declared International Literacy Day by UNESCO on 26 October 1966, at the 14th session of UNESCO's General Conference. It was celebrated for the first time in 1967. It aims to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities, and societies. Celebrations take place in several countries. Eminent writers and leaders contribute to raising awareness of the problem of illiteracy: along with the writers’ engagement, there are various companies and charity organizations that support the fight against illiteracy. Some supporters of International Literacy Day include the Global Development Research Center, Montblanc, the National Institute for Literacy, and Rotary International.

Apeejay School, Panchsheel Park, celebrated this day by conducting a Literacy Quiz in all the classes of the Primary Wing.

New Delhi, Sep 2021: A lively home is incomplete without colorful decors. Students of classes IV and V made beautiful home decor items and showcased their creativity. They made beautiful Krishna Ji on the decoration pieces.

"Great stories happen to those who can tell them."

New Delhi, Sep 2021: Keeping the essence of this thought, Apeejay School, Panchsheel Park, allowed students of Class I to narrate a story on the theme 'Plants' in a 'Hindi Kahani Pratyogita'. Students brilliantly presented their narratives. The virtual platform became more exclusive when the moral of the stories narrated by children became an awareness drive to save and understand the importance of the ecosystem for better living.