Delhi, Nov 28, 2021: Enthralling the audience with the fervent rendition of music and dance, Apeejay School, Pitampura, on 28th November 2021 celebrated its Annual Appreciation Day amidst great zing and exuberance to commemorate the milestone reached by its arduous students.
The reverberating and magnificent event was presided over by Mr Aditya Berlia, co-promoter of Apeejay Stya and Svran Group. Mr Himanshu Gupta (IAS), Director, Directorate of Education was the Chief Guest on the occasion, internationally renowned Kathak dancers Ms Nalini and Ms Kamalini were the Guests of Honour along with a galaxy of dignitaries and distinguished members of the Apeejay Education.
The ‘Annual Appreciation Day’ commenced with the virtual lighting of the lamp, followed by the chanting of the divine ‘Samudra Vasane Devi’ mantra dedicated to Mother Earth. The School Principal, Ms. Veena Goel welcomed the guests; she also addressed the gathering and presented the school report which gave a glimpse of major events and achievements of the school. She also spoke at length about the plethora of activities that the School organised even during the pandemic and the accolades won by the students and applauded the incredible work done by the entire staff in teaching & learning through the digital platform. She also Listed the many exemplary feats, the school was ranked no.1 among the top CBSE schools, as per the Times School Survey.
The highlight of the cultural programme was the Musical Dance Drama ‘Behta hai Pal Jeetain hain Chal’ an affirmation of self-belief and hope, motivating people to move on in spite of the hurdles. It was an amalgamation of dances, songs, and acts giving a message to ‘MOVE ON’ expressing that there is so much to learn from everything and everyone. The school choir and orchestra enthralled all with their lively and vibrant songs. The rich display of color, music, and dance left the audience spellbound.
The Chief Guest, Mr Himanshu Gupta, in his address congratulated the School Principal for the achievements of the academic year and added that the school has done exceptionally good work, which clearly shows the School’s adaptability. The Guest of Honour Ms. Nalini also appreciated the programme and encouraged students to stay connected to their culture through art. Addressing the gathering, Mr Aditya Berlia applauded the School for its achievements despite all the challenges and added it was only possible because of the hard work of parents, teachers, students, and the staff.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Vice-Principal, Ms Renuka Kamal, the programme culminated with the School song sung robustly by the School choir.
This year’s annual function proved to be an astounding visual treat that enthralled every spectator connected virtually to the show.