Here’s wishing all our wonderful students A VERY HAPPY CHILDREN’S DAY!
News from the PRE-PRIMARY
PMI (Parent Mentor Interaction)
We had our PMI (Parent Mentor Interaction) on Saturday 1st November. We would like to thank all our parents for being there. These interactions are very important as they positively affect student’s achievement.
A Gift of LOVE…
A Gift of HOPE…
A Gift of KNOWLEDGE…
A Gift…………… that will fill the children’s hearts…
A Gift… …….that you can give to the children who are longing for it.
Friday 7th November, was celebrated as book donation day. Thank you parents for your donation, the needy children will receive the books and enjoy reading with joyful hearts.
FOUNDER’S DAY PRACTICE
Children have been working very hard for the Founder’s day. The Pre-primary kids are all set and ready to run their race and put up a beautiful show. Parents we do expect all of you to be there in full strength and encourage our kids.
News from PRIMARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOL
PMI AND PARENT FEEDBACK
Saturday, 1st Novemeber was the PMI. Thank you parents for not only visiting us, but also giving us your Feedback on all school matters. The results are ready and we shall be communicating those to you shortly. But the rough results show that you have overwhelmingly rated the OVERALL SCHOOL AS EXCELLENT. Needless to say my team and I are extremely grateful and humbled. Our resolve to do the best for children is re-strengthened.
CBSE HERITAGE INDIA QUIZ
The CBSE HERITAGE INDIA QUIZ, City phase was conducted at our school on Wednesday, 5th November. A total of 28 schools participated in this Quiz. Mr. B. Naveen Kumar conducted the Quiz. The Quiz was divided into two rounds. The written round and the on-stage quiz. A variety of questions based on the rich cultural heritage of India were asked. Students of grade IX and X participated in this quiz. It was a very informative and educative quiz and it was the first time that the students of the school witnessed a professional quizmaster at work.
A special assembly was conducted by grade-IX on Thursday, 6th November on the country’s first Nobel Laureate GURUDEV RABINDRANATH TAGORE. The assembly began with the children reciting “Where the mind is without fear” followed by a brief outline on the life of Tagore. After that his poem “Prisoners” was recited. A ppt on Tagore’s contribution to literature was shown which also highlighted Tagore’s aims and contribution to education and the major novels written by him. The students then danced to one of the most popular folk songs “Dhitang Dhitang Bole”. The assembly ended with the entire school joining Grade IX in the National Anthem.
Both our teams from the school comprising of Mayank Menon G-X & Nimisha Wadhera G-IX and Akhila Siva Kumar G-IX & Esha Jaiswal G-IX qualified for the INTER-SCHOOL DEBATE ‘FACE-OFF’ finals held on Monday, 10th November at St Andrews School, Bowenpally. Round one, Our team was 2nd and Mayank got the prize for best rebuttal. Final rounds, the four students spoke confidently and convincingly and Nimisha Wadhera was awarded the Best Speaker prize. She was awarded a trophy, a certificate and a cash prize of Rs 400/-. Here too our team was 2nd. The other competing schools were St. Andrews, HPS Begumpet, St Michaels and Chirec Public School. This was an eye-opening experience for the children and winning a prize was a great morale booster.
Monday, Tuesday- 10th and 11th Nov. 5 of our teachers attended a Workshop for teachers- Making Mathematics Meaningful by Jodo Gyan. The hands-on activities and small equipment used to make math more tangible and real to children was a great learning experience for the teachers.
Dear Parents I regret to say that due to unavoidable reasons our SPORTS-CUM-FOUNDER’S DAY stands advanced to Saturday, 15th Nov. 10.00a.m. This will probably upset some of your plans but believe me, when I say, that it has upset our plans more still.
Please make the morning of Saturday free to come and witness your children hard at work and play.
15th November – Sports Day cum Founder’s Day- 10.00a.m.
20th November – PSA for grades IX & X
21st November – ACER IBT Test
25th November – National Science Olympiad
Look forward to seeing you all on Saturday, 15th November 2014 qt 10.00a.m.
Dir Principal, Suchitra Academy