An Orientation Programme for the parents of the new Nursery KG and P1 H classes was held on 9th April, 2022. The parents of the new students were welcomed into the RSJMS family and were familiarized with the history, vision and mission of the school as well as the impressive infrastructure, through a detailed and interesting slide presentation interspersed by commentary and dialogue. An insight was given into the teaching methodology and the activities that take place in the School, with special emphasis on the Nursery and KG classes.
The Headmistress, Mrs. Nalini Singh Rajput, in her address, highlighted the importance of the role parents play in a child’s overall development and gave an overview of things to come, during the children’s stay at the school.
On this occasion the parents were addressed by two eminent healthcare professionals- Dr. Anupam Sibal and Dr. Amrapali Lahiri
Dr. Anupam Sibal, a renowned paediatrician, is the Group Medical Director, Apollo Hospitals and President of the Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin; while Dr. Amrapali Lahiri is an occupational therapist and the founder director of Milestones, a multi-disciplinary organization serving families of children with special needs in Delhi NCR.
Dr. Anupam Sibal made an interesting and meaningful presentation on 'New Age Parenting', preparing the parents for the various challenges they would face in the times to come, with examples from real life.
Dr. Amrapali Lahiri carried the theme forward, emphasising the effect of play in early childhood development and its role in enhancing intellectual and creative thought process in children.
The Orientation Programme concluded successfully, with the introduction of the Nursery, KG and P1H faculty, sports and activity teachers as well as the various coordinators to the parents.