New Delhi, Jan 18, 2020: Euphoria, the Apeejay School, Pitampura, carnival, held on 18th January 2020 was a colourful and festive occasion. The Chief Guest, Delhi’s bodybuilding champ, Mr Tarun Dutta, added a new flavour to the carnival. Humble beginnings, big dreams and an envy-inducing physique would be the best way to describe him.
Great footfall, heaps of praises & appreciation by parents, hot food, foot tapping music, talent show, parade by the tiny tots wearing colours of India, flash mob by the seniors, wow prizes for the lucky draw....the day had it all. The ‘Music on Demand’ was the most popular stall as everyone dedicated songs for their loved ones. The dedicated songs were played and everyone danced on the peppy numbers to enjoy the fun-filled evening.
Various organisations of Community Outreach Programs of the School participated in the carnival by putting up stalls, performing skits, etc. A handsome part of the amount was donated by Apeejay School, Pitampura, to an old age home.
Republic Day Celebration (Pre-Primary Wing)
New Delhi, Jan 24, 2020: On the morning of 24th January 2020, the students of the Pre-Primary Department (from classes Nursery B & C) celebrated Republic Day with great zeal and enthusiasm. A small group of students – Vera, Ivanya, Vedansh, Reyaansha & Diya of Class Nursery B invited the School Principal, Ms Veena Goel & Vice-Principal, Mr Sujeet Eric Masih, to attend their assembly and grace the occasion.
Ivanya Khanna & Taksh Khattar of Class Nursery B initiated the assembly by sharing their insight on Republic Day.
It was followed by an Action Song - Saare Jahan se Accha by students of Class Nursery B. The song, in addition to embodying yearning and attachment to the mother land, expressed its cultural memory.
Further, Class Nursery C students presented a dance performance on the song – Suno Gaur se Duniya Walo and filled everyone with a feeling of patriotism.
Students of Class Nursery B presented fabulous performance on the song – Phir bhi Dil hai Hindustani.
Vedika Garg took pledge to be a responsible citizen and Vera Sahai Kashyap of Class Nursery B shared her insight on the 71st Republic Day.
Further, students of Class Nursery C gave a captivating dance performance on the song – Jahan Paav main Payal…
An enthralling dance performance was also presented by the students of Class Nursery B, on the song ‘Dharti Sunehri Ambar Neela’. The lyrics of the song depicted the fervour of patriotism and an endeavor to celebrate national festivals with unity. Their synchronised actions, ethnic costumes and dedicated performance left the audience spell bound.
The entire assembly made the students aware about the golden heritage of our country and the proud feeling of being a part of India.
71st Republic Day Celebration (Main School)
New Delhi, Jan 25, 2020: Commemorating the 71st Republic Day, the Main School of Apeejay School, Pitampura, celebrated with a great sense of patriotism. The celebration started with the Flag Hoisting ceremony by the School Principal, Vice-Principal and the In-Charges.
The open auditorium reverberated with the National Anthem, awakening a sense of patriotism in everyone. It was followed by students’ speeches explaining the value of patriotism to everyone. This year, a refreshing change in the celebration was the medley of patriotic songs sung by the teachers. The medley started with the beautiful national song ‘Vande Mataram’ and ended with ‘Sare Jahan Se Accha’. The melody of the whole medley made the children join the teachers in singing, keeping the fervour of the Republic Day alive.
The celebrations concluded with everyone taking the pledge from the Preamble:
WE, THE PEOPLE OF INDIA, having solemnly resolved to constitute India into a SOVEREIGN SOCIALIST SECULAR DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC and to secure to all its citizens: JUSTICE, social, economic and political; LIBERTY of thought, expression, belief, faith and worship; EQUALITY of status and of opportunity; and to promote among them all FRATERNITY assuring the dignity of the individual and the unity and integrity of the Nation.
Mission Inclusion Bharat Youth Activation
New Delhi, Jan 25, 2020: Special Olympics Bharat conducted a program - Mission Inclusion Bharat Youth Activation - at PHD Chamber Auditorium, Hauz Khas, on 24th and 25th January 2020, for people with and without intellectual disabilities. Apeejay School, Pitampura, performed a unified dance with 10 students from Upasana School. It was a great experience for the students and their performance was also appreciated by each one present o the occasion.