New Delhi, August 22, 2020: Apeejay School, Pitampura organised its online Investiture Ceremony on 22nd August 2020 in the august presence of Mr Gopal Krishna, Dr V.S. Garg (Education Advisor, Apeejay Education Society), School Principal, Ms Veena Goel, Vice-Principal, Dr Sujeet Eric Masih, In-charges, parents, teachers, and the newly inducted Apeejay Parliamentarians. The ceremony started with the virtual lighting of the lamp seeking the blessings of the God Almighty and in the omnipresence of Founder Chairman of the Apeejay Education Society, Late Dr Stya Paul and revered Mother, Late Smt. Rajeshwari Paul.
It was a proud moment for the parents and teachers to see the young children from classes IV-V (JAPS), VII-VIII (MAPS), and IX & XI (SAPS) to be administered the oath by the School Principal as they took on the mantle of responsibility and leadership. Mr Gopal Krishna (Retd.) Secretary, Ministry of Shipping, appreciated and applauded the online investiture ceremony as the first of its kind he had attended and congratulated the Principal for the decorum and discipline that he had witnessed.
Dr V.S. Garg, as a true mentor, congratulated the students and shared with them the challenges faced by our iconic Founder Chairman, Dr Stya Paul in his rise as a phoenix to set up the House of educational excellence – Apeejay Education Society. He exhorted the students to uphold the legacy of man-making & nation-building and soar high with the values entrusted to them.
Apeejay Parliamentarians is an attempt to empower the students to lead, decide, and work as a team for school and student initiatives. The establishment of the Parliamentarians gives students an opportunity to acquire the sort of communication, planning, and organizational skills which will help them to lead in the future. The parents proudly posted messages of gratitude and appreciation for the School, expressing their elation at the online ceremony which brought the School and family together on one platform and the opportunity given to their wards.