Monthly Archives: December 2014

TERESA BERGANZA SCHOOL, MADRID, SPAIN NOVEMBER 2014

TERESA BERGANZA SCHOOL, MADRID, SPAIN NOVEMBER 2014

Students of Class P5 participated in an Immersion Programme with Teresa Berganza School, in Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain. The programme, from November 15th to November 25th 2014 comprised of interactive classes and activities with the students of the host school during school hours, followed by sight-seeing and visits to museums and other places of historical interest in the latter half of the day. Besides Madrid, the students also visited two heritage villages, Ubeda and Baeza. They saw the reflection of historical co-existence of Christian, Muslim and Jewish cultures on the monumental heritage in Toledo, the Mosque-Cathedral in Cordoba and also Alhambra, a palace and fortress in Granada. These have been declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.

Annual Athletic Meet

Annual Athletic Meet

The Annual Athletic Meet was held on 5th December 2014. The Chief Guest on the occasion was Shri Dharmendra Pradhan – Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India. The Meet began with the Chief Guest’s speech. Shri Ashok Pratap Singh, President, Board of Trustees, Modern Schools and the Headmistress, Ms Manju Rajput also spoke on the occasion. The most awaited event of the day was the March Past by the 8 houses. The highlight of the day was the yoga presented by the P3 children while the gymnastics enthralled the audience. Various races were run by the P3, P4, and P5 children like the Flat Race, Obstacle Race, Three Legged Race, Shuttle Relay, Skipping Race, Ball Rotation Race, Long Distance Race etc. Shot Put, Tug of War, Long Jump and High Jump Events were also witnessed. Prizes were also given for Inter-House Team Events of basketball, cricket, football and badminton played during the previous weeks. The trophy for March Past was won by Acharya Vinoba Bhave House and the Trophy for the Best House (highest medal tally) was bagged by Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel House. It was indeed a day filled with joy and fun.
PTA Dinner

PTA Dinner

The Annual PTA Dinner was held in the school premises on 29th November, 2014. The occasion was graced by Mr. Ashok Pratap Singh, President Board of Trustees, Modern Schools, Mrs. Anuradha Singh, Trustee and Dr. Kiran Datar, Chairperson, RSJMS. The highlight of the evening was the beautiful rendition of ghazals by the renowned singer, Dr. Radhika Chopra, and was followed by a lavish multi cuisine dinner. A platform for parents and teachers to interact informally, the dinner was attended by a large number and was a great success.