Trip to Chail
HP, June 3, 2019: The journey started on the 31st of May, at night – A beautiful escape, amidst the Deodar forests of Chail. There were 81 children from Class XII and eight teachers, Mr Arvind Kaushal, Ms Sangeeta Gupta, Ms Anita Sharma, Mr Biharilal, Ms Sarita Sehgal, Mr Sumit, Ms Sarita Sharma and Ms Sapna Sondhi. It was an enjoyable experience.
The children enjoyed the journey with games like antakshari and their so-called fun games on mobile. They were welcomed by the tour operator and briefed by the adventure team. Post lunch, they all went for adventure activities which included wall climbing, valley crossing, flying fox & Burma bridge.
The next day, students went for trekking to the Shiv temple and after lunch, went to Chail to see the highest cricket ground. It was a tiring day but the evening bonfire and late evening DJ was the perfect closure to the day.
On 3rd June, they returned to the sultry heat of Delhi.
Trip to NASA
USA, June 28, 2019: We all want our summer vacations to be a memorable one and wish to go to a place that adds to fun and frolic of the vacations. This year, 10 students and one teacher of Apeejay School, Pitampura got the opportunity to visit NASA. The journey began on 16th June 2019 and ended on 28th June 2019.
The first halt was at Orlando, where the students visited the Disney Magic Kingdom. Students enjoyed the parade, rides and exciting show. The day ended with exciting fireworks. The next day, the team visited NASA wherein they had lunch with an astronaut Mr Norm Thakard. He shared his journey in NASA with the students. After this, the team visited Rocket Garden and Apollo building, where they saw Shuttle launch pad and watched a 3D movie based on launching a satellite. It was a great learning experience.
Next day, they visited Universal Studios, where the students enjoyed life scaring rides. In the evening, we took a flight to Niagara. Next morning, they visited Niagara Falls – a natural wonder of the world.
Students also visited New York and got a chance to visit freedom tower, 9/11 memorial and Times Square. They also visited New Jersey, from where they went to visit the Statue of Liberty. On the last day, students went to Boston – the University hub. They visited the world renowned Harvard and MIT Universities.