DPSG Faridabad organized a two-day ‘Faridabad Open District Chess Championship’ on May 27 and 28, 2023.
Chess is an excellent activity to develop cognitive skills and logical reasoning. It was heart-warming to see the players tactically play their moves like stalwarts with rapt concentration and collected demeanour. The Guest of Honour for the event was Mr. Saurabh Bhardwaj, eminent journalist and editor from Voice of Faridabad Media Pvt. Ltd. The programme started with the lightning of the lamp, followed by a welcome address by the School Principal, Ms. Maya Vijayan. The guest emphasized on the importance of sports and said that it encompasses more than just the benefit of physical activity. It helps in enhancing self-esteem and mental alertness among the participants. Also, it teaches punctuality, discipline, focus and many other skills.
The event witnessed a participation of more than 85 chess enthusiasts from all over Faridabad and culminated with the distribution of winning trophies, medals and certificates to all the achievers. All the participants were felicitated with the participation certificates.
Ms.Neetu Agarwal( President of Faridabad Chess Association),Ms. Alka Chhikara, General Secretary- Faridabad Chess Association and Mr. Vijay, the Sports incharge at DPSG Faridabad played a key role in making the event a grand success.
There’s nothing like the excitement of looking at students’ yearbooks for the first time. It’s packed with memories, events, and friendships that made the year special. It felicitated the end of a school year and a summer of freedom. They not only capture memorable moments but also promote a sense of school pride.
DPSG Faridabad today distributed the Students’ Year Books for the session 2022-2023 across all grades as a token of testification to the events, love, eventful family times, and joy that made the year a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Today our children and their mentors highlighted the dedication, creativity, and friendships that made the previous school year successful and preserved special memories that were once the most important days of their lives.
'Dance is our pulse, our heartbeat, our breathing; it’s the rhythm of our life’
When we try to translate the vitality of our life energy into fluid moves, we dance.
The young performers of DPSG FARIDABAD zestfully participated in the Dance Competition organized in the school. The vivacious dancers set the floor on fire with their energetic performances. The fun filled extravaganza featured free style which kept the audience enthralled.
It was a delight to watch our young vivacious dancers dance to the most captivating beats with a spark in their eyes.Their costumes, expressions and synchronization with the rhythm was indeed a visual treat and they were thrilled to be a part of such a colourful, vibrant and energizing competition as their face reflected happiness and a sense of achievement. The teachers were amazed to witness such energetic performances. The activity helped our students learn perseverance and self-motivation in a fascinating way.
MOTHERS DAY CELEBRATIONS
Mother’s Day is a celebration honouring the mother, as well as motherhood, maternal bond and influence of mothers in society. To show the love and respect to their mothers, the young and enthusiastic students of DPSG Faridabad celebrated this most special day on 6th of May 2023.
Dance Performance by our students on Investiture Ceremony 2023
HARYANA STATE JUNIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP
“You win some, you lose some, and some get rained out, but you got to suit up for them all.” —J. Askenberg.
DPSG Faridabad hosted two days XXVII Haryana State Junior Chess Championship for Under 13 and Under 17 Boys/Girls categories. The event was organized by All Faridabad Chess Association 2023-2024 and was successfully conducted on April 22 and 23. The event was graced by the Guest of Honor Mr. Manoj Batra- Vice President (HR & Admin) of Imperial Auto Industries Ltd.,Mr. Nayan pal Rawat MLA(Prithla) Mr. Ramniwas Tanwar (Chairman Block Prithla) with their valuable presence.The event commenced with lamp lighting followed by the Welcome Address by the school Principal, Ms. Maya Vijayan. Various engaging sessions on Career Guidance, Mindful Parenting and Common Problems of Adolescence were also conducted for the parents. Around 250 students participated in the championship. The parents were highly appreciative and participative. Great enthusiasm and sportsmanship spirit was observed throughout the event. Ms.Neetu Agarwal( President of Faridabad Chess Association),Ms. Alka Chhikara, General Secretary- Faridabad Chess Association and Mr. Vijay, the Physical Education incharge at DPSG Faridabad played a key role in making the event a grand success. The ceremony ended with the felicitation ceremony of the winners who were handed over the winning trophies, medals and certificates. All the participants received the participation certificates.
EARTH DAY CELEBRATIONS
“The earth does not belong to us. We belong to the earth.”
To bring light on this very vision, the students of DPSG FARIDABAD celebrated World Earth Day by hosting many educational activities, assembly as well as tree plantation drive on Friday, April 21, 2023
The day started with an interactive session on the importance of Earth Day in our lives, a skit, ‘Let us mend our ways before it is too late’ by our students , dance performances, followed by a motivational video on Global Warming and what we can do to save the Earth were shown. Everyone present was rendered speechless as the school choir sang melodious and enchanting songs, as a tribute to Mother Earth.
In the concluding speech, the Principal, Ms. Maya Vijayan reminded that every day should be an Earth Day. The Earth Day is not just about planting trees but also about saving the resources. She illuminated the young minds about their role in conserving and preserving this unique planet. The students participated in a ‘Plantation Drive’ under the guidance of their teachers.
To celebrate Earth Day, 20 students of DPSG Faridabad visited the Royal Heritage Society on 21st April 2023 in Faridabad. The students gave an energetic performance which started with the song on Earth Day followed by Nukkad Natak on "SAVE WATER". The residents of the society appreciated and enjoyed a lot. The students were very happy because it was a fun event where they gained a good understanding by interacting with people in the society, talking about the importance of Earth Day and sharing plants.
FARIDABAD DISTRICT JUNIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP
Students of DPSG, Faridabad, Sikri, participated in ‘Faridabad District Junior 'Chess Championship' (U-15 & U-17) boy's category held on 15th and 16th April 2023, organised by All Faridabad Chess Association under the aegis of the ‘Haryana Chess Association’ and hosted by Manaskriti School, Faridabad.
Hearty Congratulations to Saksham Sharma of Grade 11 and Deepansh Maheshwari of Grade 9 for winning the 14th and 25th position. There were 275 students participated in different age category in the championship from Faridabad region.
Preparation for the Baisakhi, the most celebrated festival of Punjab, started at DPSG Faridabad with the tiny tots ‘card making activity to acknowledge the hard-work that takes place in growing food. It further helped them to learn to appreciate the importance of each and every festival of India.
SPECIAL ASSEMBLY ON AMBEDKAR JAYANTI
DPSG Faridabad held a special assembly to commemorate the 104th anniversary of the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre On April 13, 2023. Dhruv of Grade XI presented a presentation on the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre which took place on April 13, 1919, in Amritsar, Punjab, India. He apprised the students about the dreadful day and informed them that how on this day the British troops under the command of General Reginald Dyer fired on a crowd of unarmed Indians who had gathered in Jallianwala Bagh (a public garden) to peacefully protest against the oppressive policies of the British colonial government. Tapasya of Grade IX shared her views on importance of freedom by reciting a patriotic poem. This assembly was undoubtedly a result of the sincere efforts put together by students and their teachers. Overall, the assembly was conducted smoothly and the audience was enthralled by the impeccable performance of the students.
The DPSG Cup will recognise not just the winning teams and most valuable players with attractive prizes, but also the best coach across 17 tournaments.
DPSG FARIDABAD WELCOMED NEWEST BATCH OF LITTLE EXPORERS
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.” With this note of new hope, DPSG Faridabad family welcomed their newest batch of little explorers to the world of education aiming at building a learned community based on their five core values
• Commitment and Responsibility
• Self-regulated learners
• Collaboration and Partnerships and
• Self -driven learning.
while continuing to emphasize on discipline, punctuality, personal grooming, commitment, and mutual respect. Keep learning and keep growing!!
CAREER COUSELLING SESSION
Feeling overwhelmed with countless career options is something that comes naturally to the students in senior years. And that's where CCUP comes to the rescue. On 27th March, a career counseling session was conducted at DPSG Faridabad where students participated in good numbers.
This program was designed to help students explore their interests, skills, and passions and provide expert guidance to help them make informed decisions about their future career paths.
An Inter-School Friendly Cricket Match was organised at DPSG Faridabad on Friday 17/2/2023. The final match was played between the boys of grades VI to XI.DPSG The match was held to encourage team spirit, foster discipline, and to help to build up character and bring out the quality of leadership and to foster team-spirit. Faridabad players achieved the target by losing only two wickets. Sports coach Mr Vijay, Faculty Members encouraged the students and congratulated all the players .
DPSG Faridabad always encourages students to give their best effort from the very beginning. Our Junior Wing Sports day was held with great zeal. The buzz and excitement rose as soon as the primary wing students stepped into the sports field accompanied by their teachers.
The events of the day started with the 30-meter junior students’ race. The students of class one stole the spotlight with the ‘Hopla Race and Hurdle Race’. The ‘clappers’ of classes II ,III,V got us tapping our feet to the rhythmic tap of their hands which was followed by the display by agility by the students of classes IV and V with their colourful hoops. A standing ovation was given for the beautiful coordination by the juniors. The 30-meter flag race indeed was a great fun.
Every athlete was eager to run the relay for which they had worked very hard. Their hard work paid off in the end as the races were flawless. The most awaited events of the day were showcased by the students who performed not to win a certain place but to enjoy each step and win the floor.
The prize distribution began with the distribution of laurels to the winners.
“Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for a while, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.”
The Farewell was organised by the students and teachers of DPSG Faridabad on 4th February, 2023 in the school premises. The students of Classes 10th and 11th planned and charted the event in unison, to bid a lively and joyful farewell to their seniors.
The function began with the welcome speech by Class 11th followed by the lamp lighting ceremony. Students of the senior wing presented a musical medley in the form of a group dance which entertained the audience to the fullest. The performances were thoroughly enjoyed by the audience!
Senior faculty members of the school commended the seniors for smoothly taking on responsibilities and setting a remarkable example for their juniors. They urged them to look upon this event as a celebration of their years at their Alma Mater and gave them helpful advice on how to juggle between the expectation of their family and society with their own aspirations. They all bid adieu to the school graduates by wishing them happiness and success in all future endeavours and inspired them to leave an indelible mark on society and make the school proud.
Games and music were played to pep up the environment. A parting speech was given by the students of Grade 12th wherein they thanked their teachers and the School Management for their stupendous support and love. Different Titles were awarded to different students. The title of Mr. and Ms. DPSG Faridabad was won by Puranjay Chanda and Kasvi Sharma after an eloquent ramp walk by the outgoing batch. A token of love was given to all the outgoing students followed by a luncheon. Summing up, the day was great, filled with nostalgia and fun and excitement!
REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATIONS
Republic Day celebrates India’s transformation into an independent republic on January 26. It’s the day when the Indian Constitution came into force, in the year 1950.
A special assembly on the occasion of the 74th Republic Day was conducted for the students of DPSG, on 25th January 2023 at the school campus. The students, infused with patriotism, dressed in the hues of the flag participated in the assembly. The assembly commenced with the chanting of the Gayatri Mantra and a sweet melodious Lord‘s prayer.
Students were made aware of the significance of Republic Day. A PowerPoint presentation was shown to the students which highlighted the National Voter’s Day tuned in along with the country-wide Republic Day celebrations. A dance medley along with the visuals of the vibrant Indian Flag celebrating India’s diversity, left the students enthralled.
The assembly concluded with a patriotic song and a parade the students made everyone’s hearts swell with pride, as it reminded them of the sacrifices of the martyrs in India’s freedom struggle.
It is a proud moment for all at DPSG Faridabad today as the school academic members felicitated its achievers and meritorious students at the monthly award ceremony held along with the Republic day celebration. The chief Guest of honour of the Day our Academic Director AVM L N Sharma Sir felicitated the students who were awarded in various categories. Sharma Sir in his speech encouraged the students to understand their role as responsible citizens and motivated them to make their country and their school proud.
POSTER MAKING COMPETITION
DPSG FARIDABAD organized a Poster Making Competition on 17th January 2023 for the students of primary. It is a day to appreciate and give respect to all the women who are the essence of our lives. The theme of the activity was ‘Strength of Women’. The young learners displayed their artistic skills through an array of posters. It was a great opportunity to watch these young minds creating and displaying their ideas on paper. The activity ended with a message that Woman is all about strength, resilience and compassion.
Lohri marks the onset of prosperity and joy and celebrated as an extremely popular harvest festival signifying the end of chilling winter cold.
To keep the tradition and culture alive, a special assembly on Lohri was organized by the students at DPSG Faridabad .They all pledged to celebrate 'Lohri' while keeping the environment free from Pollution. They dazzled the stage with extravagant bhangra and gidda performances on traditional folk songs of Punjab and were dressed in vibrant attires validating true spirits of festivity. The presenters at the assembly enlightened everyone about the legend behind Lohri, the way it is celebrated in North India and its significance. The symbolic bonfire was made and distribution of prasad was also done by the students.
An aura of gaiety and merriment prevailed that enthralled the school campus symbolising purity and end the qualms of negativity.
The assembly was graced by the auspicious presence of the teachers and coordinator Ms. Anju Malik who bestowed their adulations by spurring students with their earnest blessings.
WORLD HINDI DAY
विश्व हिंदी दिवस का उद्देश्य हिंदी भाषा के प्रति लोगों को जागरूक करना तथा हिंदी को विश्व भाषा के रूप में प्रस्तुत करना है| इसी उद्देश्य पूर्ति हेतु डी.पी.एस.जी.फरीदाबाद में10 जनवरी, 2023 को विश्व हिंदी दिवस के अवसर पर एक विशेष सभा का आयोजन किया गया| सभा का आरम्भ गायत्री मंत्रोच्चारण के साथ हुआ तत्पश्चात छात्रों ने अपने सुविचार प्रस्तुत किए तथा विषय के सम्बन्ध में बताया कि ‘विश्व हिंदी दिवस’ पहली बार 10 जनवरी,2006 को मनाया गया था| हिंदी दुनिया भर में 86 करोड़ से अधिक लोगों द्वारा बोली जाने वाली इंडो आर्यन भाषा है|यह दुनिया की चौथी सबसे अधिक बोले जाने वाली तथा भारत सरकार की राजकाज की भाषा भी है| विद्यालय में आज ‘वर्ल्ड लाफ्टर डे’ भी मनाया गया, जिसकी शुरुआत भारत में ही हुई थी| इसके संस्थापक डॉ० मदन कटारिया ने सर्वप्रथम 11 जनवरी,1998 को मुंबई में ‘वर्ल्ड लाफ्टर डे’ मनाया था | नन्हे -मुन्ने छात्रों ने स्टैंड -अप कॉमेडी जैसी गतिविधियों द्वारा सभी को खूब हंसाया |
सम्बंधित शिक्षकों ने अपने वक्तव्य के माध्यम से हिंदी भाषा के महत्त्व पर प्रकाश डालते हुए कहा कि हिंदी सिर्फ हमारी भाषा ही नहीं बल्कि हमारी पहचान है| अपनी मातृभाषा को बोलने में हमें गर्व महसूस करना चाहिये| यह हमें अपनी संस्कृति से जोड़ने में सहायक है| उन्होंने विश्व हंसी दिवस के विषय में बताते हुए यह भी कहा कि अच्छे स्वास्थ्य,सकारात्मक ऊर्जा व सकारात्मक बदलाव के लिए बाहरी हंसी के साथ-साथ आतंरिक ख़ुशी भी बहुत जरूरी है और उसे कैसे हासिल कर सकते है?इस पर भी प्रकाश डाला गया| सभा के अंत में प्राचार्यजी ने विश्व हिंदी दिवस की बधाई देते हुए सभी को अपनी मातृभाषा से जुड़े रहने के लिए प्रेरित किया तथा अन्य भाषाओँ को सीखने का आह्वान भी किया|
DAY & NIGHT CAMP
DPSG Faridabad believes that camp activities provide for successful, healthy development in a place where having fun is an essential criterion. Students learn to work together, make choices, take responsibility, develop creative skills, build independence and self-reliance, and gain confidence.
With the aim and objective of imparting such experiential learning to students in mind, DPSG Faridabad organized a day and night camp on Dec 23rd 2022 at DNA Camp for classes I to XII. The Camp offered an enthralling experience to not only our children but the staff members as well who participated enthusiastically in all the camp activities. Sumptuous food was relished by everyone. The bonfire and music made everyone tap their feet.
The students took part in the fascinating games and activities with zest and enthusiasm
The Campers who participated in these activities expressed their views and remarked on them as “Awesome” and “Thrilling “.All the Students and teachers heartily extended their gratitude to the management for organizing such an excellent camping opportunity.
Christmas Special Assembly
To celebrate the yuletide spirit in the most myopic way, the entire family of DPSG, Faridabad came together to put up a Christmas Special assembly on 23rd December on the school campus.
The programme began with the school choir welcoming everyone with their beautiful rendition of welcome Christmas songs. It was accompanied by a short factual deliberation on the significance of Christmas celebrations across the world by the children of the Primary Wing. The Christmas choir was followed by the nativity skit on the Birth of Lord Jesus, where we saw the little children narrating the story of his birth. The show proceeded with colorful and vibrant dance performances followed by the programme's second part, which was the monthly Award Ceremony. They were eagerly waiting for their awards and felt really proud to receive them.
Later on, our school Santa went around distributing candies amongst the students.
Christmas excitement was noticed in the students’ eyes.
All the students had brought Christmas gifts for their friends. This ceremony of choosing a Christmas friend and exchanging gifts is promoted in order to inculcate sharing among the students.
DPSG Faridabad always thrives to cater to the all- round development of the students. With this intention an extempore competition was held for the students of the Middle and the Senior Wing on 20th Dec , 2022. The objective of the competition was to make the students confident and better orators so they can fearlessly express their view on any topic.
The competition was conducted in 3 rounds with 25 participants.
The participants delivered their speeches with great confidence and left no stone unturned to give in their best on the topics they got. They were asked to present their views in the time slot of 2 minutes, The judges found it very taxing to select the best orators from all the passionate participants.
They were judged on the criteria of content, fluency, voice modulation and body language. The students showed great fervour and poise in their respective presentation.
*Commendable job done by the orators’ club members of DPSG *.
Results are as under :
• Best Orator- Aanya Singhal
• Best Orator- Tanish Sharma
•BEST TEAM – Yamuna House
Visit -Reliance SmartMart
We believe in all round awareness and development of students.
The students of DPSG FARIDABAD visited a departmental store on 19th December 2022.
A supermarket is a wonderful place for children to be made aware of and learn about different kinds of foods and other things available there.
Our students went on a field trip to Reliance SmartMart as part of extended learning on “Food we eat” and “Money”. Our students identified healthy and unhealthy food enthusiastically. The visit was educative as children explored the different sections of the store. The huge display of fresh fruits, flavoursome bakery items, the canned food, milk products etc. was a feast for the eyes. The students were made aware of the healthy and unhealthy food under the guidance of their teachers. Teachers explained to them how things are bought, billed and paid for. This taught them the feeling of responsibility. Some students shared their shopping experience which they had with their parents in the same supermarket. They also observed the billing process and customer- service of the store.
This exercise not only gave an insight into the functioning of the store but also built up the confidence of the children to shop independently
Mandala Art workshop
Art is unquestionably one of the purest and highest elements in human happiness. It trains the mind through the eye and the eye through the mind.
As the sun colours flowers, so does art colour life -John Lubbock.
Mandalas, meaning circles in Sanskrit, are sacred symbols that are used for meditation, prayer, healing and art therapy for both adults and children. Mandala is a symbolic picture, which helps to transform ordinary minds into enlightened ones and to assist with healing.
Mandla art activity was organised by DPSG Faridabad on 9th December 2022 for primary students. It was a rejuvenating experience for the children which helped them to see the art from new angles and provided access to creative ways of knowing. It was engaging and kept the students focused towards creating the work of art. They learn to observe, interpret, see different perspectives, analyse and synthesize. The activity not only helped students to develop artistic skills but also to build confidence and independence in their own process of creating. Students created extraordinary designs as they indulged in this self- soothing and relaxing art where they created flower mandalas, geometric mandalas, animal mandalas and nature inspired mandalas. It was indeed a delight to the eyes to see them engrossed in doing the activity. We at DPSG Faridabad believe that teaching children to be human beings who can enjoy deeper forms of beauty is imperative
TRIP TO NATIONAL ZOOLOGICAL PARK
In continuation of our endeavour to expose school children to different experiences for their overall development, an educational trip to the National Zoological Park was organised for the primary students of DPSG FARIDABAD on 21st November 2022.
The children embarked on the journey to the zoo on a peppy and excited note. The students enthusiastically spotted the majestic animals and birds like Asiatic Lion, White Tiger, Royal Bengal tiger, ostrich, pelicans, and elephants basking in the winter morning sun. They had a wonderful time watching giraffes, tigers, jaguars, elephants, migratory birds and much more.
The National Zoological Park has more than 2000 species of birds and animals living in an environment that in many ways resembles their natural habitat.
This visit was planned to provide them an authentic and developmental platform to discover, explore and learn about the different types of Flora and Fauna exhibited there.
Overall, it was a day well spent which gave our students wonderful memories to cherish forever.
CHILDREN'S DAY VISIT
“Bakers made the world smell beautiful for the students of primary on the occasion of Children’s Day.They visited to Maitrre Patisserie bakery shop as a part of educational trip on 14 November 2022. Excited and happy students were provided with the kitchen information and were shown all the utensils used in the kitchen ,the big oven where the bakers’ bake cakes and were also told how hygiene is maintained. The bakers treated the students with fresh puff sandwiches and delectable cupcakes.
They also visited the Domino’s outlet along with their teachers and experienced the entire process of Pizza making. Pizza dough turning into a Pizza was a delight for them. They created their own pizzas using their own toppings and finally baked the same in the oven. They relished their first ever creation in the Domino’s kitchen and thus learned to foresee a career in the baking industry.
PRE SCHOOLS ATHLETE MEET
Preschool Athletic Meet was organized for pre-primary students on 18th November 2022 in the school premises to prove once again as quoted By Paul Bryan It’s not the will to win that matters—everyone has the will to prepare to win that matters.
The chief guests Dr.Anjali Jain, Charter President of Rotary Club Palwal Sanskar and Faridabad and Dr. Kanika, who is a Paediatrician working as an Associate consultant at Cloud9 hospital inaugurated the event for the preschoolers..
The sprawling playground of the school wore a festive look with colorful flags and well-laid tracks. The athletic meet was declared open by the chief guests followed by releasing the balloons to symbolize the free spirit of a child and the boundless potential to explore the world around them. Students from various schools participated enthusiastically.
The winners were given medals and certificates, by the Chief Guests. The winners stood proudly on the victory stand and enjoyed the felicitation. Dr.Anjali Jain and Dr. Kanika delivered meaningful speeches, remarking that we adults have lost our innocence and how we should try to become more like children. They mentioned that children are just happy by nature and do not need a reason to be happy. Towards the end of the program, our little buddies relished the refreshment that was served to them.
The thrill, the excitement, and the pleasure of winning were the most memorable moments of the event for all the attendees.
DPSG Fariadabad’s Initiation Towards the 'Clean India, Healthy India' campaign
DPSG Faridabad stepped up in an initiative to provide a clean and healthy environment to society in a meaningful way. The Outreach Committee of the school organized the 'Good morning Faridabad' program in the HRH park in Sec56. The program was attended by dignitaries Mr. Pandit Tipparchand Sharma, Mr. Sandeep Joshi, Mr. Mukesh Dagar, Dr. Pawan, Brand Ambassador – 'Clean India Campaign' MCG Kuldeep Singh etc. School Principal Preeti Sangwan warmly greeted all the guests.
To participate in the program, all the participants gathered at the park at around 6:00 am on 13th Nov 2022..
Yoga, Bhangra and various running competitions were organized under this program. People of varied age groups from young children to the elderly participated enthusiastically in the race. The Bhangra session was the center of attraction. The guests appreciated the program through their speech and also gave the message of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao and patriotism. Prizes were awarded to the winners of the competitions.
The students of DPSG also presented a street play to create awareness among the people. All the attendees appreciated this presentation of the children. Everyone involved in the program was awarded a participation certificate. Saplings were also distributed amongst all present to inspire them to keep the environment clean and green. DPSG Faridabad has always been the pioneer in taking the onus of beautifying the city and initiating such social awareness programs. This program was indeed very inspiring, and enjoyable for all the attendees.
CHESS AND TABLE TENNIS COMPETITION
Students of various grade groups participated in an Inter-school Chess and Table Tennis Competition, organised by DPSG Faridabad on Friday 3rd October 2022. In the table Tennis Competition out of 9 schools who all participated in the competition, DAV Sec14 emerged victorious while DPSG Ghaziabad won the second position in the Middle School category (open). Mohish Oberoi and Aranis Bana were the champions of the day.
In view of the large number of participants, chess competitions were organized in different age groups. Students from DPSG Ghaziabad School and Manav Rachna Charmwood bagged the first and the second position in the Chess Competition. Certificates, trophies were awarded to all the winners and certificates were given to all the participants.
Principal Preeti Sangwan congratulated all the winners and encouraged the other participants as well. She said that chess is the only game in which our logical, intellectual and thinking power develops and by this the player learns to work calmly and patiently.
She also thanked all the young players, coaches arbitrators and technical mentors who gave their invaluable time and experience in this competition. The coaches were also recognized for the zealous preparation of the teams and also for officiating the matches. Indeed, it was a proud moment to cherish for the school.
TRIP TO SCIENCE MUSEUM
To promote service learning which focuses on collective experiences while promoting skills associated with teamwork and community involvement, DPSG Faridabad’s Science Department organized an educational trip to the National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), an autonomous society under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India for the students on 29th Oct 2022 which enabled them to look at the academic curriculum in the context of a real-world service experience while gaining a sense of self-efficiency along with increasing their classroom learning.
The main objective of conducting such a field trip for students is to reinforce experiential and contextual learning. Today students had the opportunity to observe an enticing scientific environment at the Science Museum that gave them first-hand experience of what they are learning in their classrooms
Joy and gaiety filled the air as DPSG Faridabad celebrated a pre-Diwali bash to mark the beginning of the festival of lights, Diwali with a special assembly. A Diwali Mela was organised in which students from Classes Pre Nursery to XII took part with great enthusiasm. Students put up various games and food stalls and sold their self-cooked food items and played self-planned games. The faces of these novice entrepreneurs were beaming with pure happiness. Best stalls were given special prizes Decorated in vibrant hues, the school indeed had an ambience of a joyous and beautiful celebration.
GRANDPARENTS DAY CELEBRATIONS
DPSG Faridabad today stood as a testimony to unconditional love, care, warmth, and hugs on 30th September’2022 as the little grandkids of Nursery to Grade 8th celebrated ‘Grandparents’ Day’ with their own grandparents. Memories were cherished with perfect blend of smiles and excitement.
As many as 21 students from Class II to Grade XII of DPSG Faridabad were recognized for scoring excellent grades in all the subjects at a felicitation ceremony at the school premises for the session 2021-22 on Saturday 15th Oct 2022. All the meritorious students were awarded trophies for their outstanding academic performance. As a part of the orientation program for the parents, TERM 1 School Report was presented both from the Primary and the Middle and Senior Wing by Aachman Awasthi of Grade VIII and Aadya Singhal of Grade IX through a ppt presentation. A beautiful Odissi dance recital was presented by Tapasya and Priyanshi of Grade VIII which left the audience mesmerized.
Chief Guest for the occasion Dr Pushpender Singh, Country Head, Asia Shipping India, who graced the occasion as the Chief Guest of the Achievers’ Award Ceremony. He motivated and encouraged the young students and said, “Hard work, perseverance and dedication are the stepping stones for success, achievement and a bright future.” Students should strive hard to excel with their love and passion.
The entire school campus was beaming with happy children and their proud parents.
CCUP organizes a grand University Fair at DPSG Faridabad
The Career Counselling and University Placements (CCUP) organized a grand and premier University Fair in the precincts of DPSG Faridabad on Friday 9, September 2022 bringing together on a common platform, a plethora of domestic and foreign universities, offering a wide range of courses to the current and future aspirants, seeking admission in colleges after completing their schooling.
The CCUP is committed to playing its role most conscientiously in holding the lamp and paving the path for the students while making right university and career choices. The objective being, to provide mentorship and career counselling to the young students, so as to empower them, and eventually help them in actualizing their dreams. Handholding the young aspirants across a spectrum of university placements, the CCUP not only nurtures them carefully in making right choices but also hones their skills which will stand them in good stead on the road ahead.
TEACHERS DAY CELEBRATION
As the whole country celebrated the Teachers’ Day on the birthday of Dr. Sarbapalli Radhakrishnan to pay respect and reverence towards him, DPSG Society honoured their teachers at the youngest branch in Faridabad with a lot of gaiety and enthusiasm on 5th September 2022.
As a tradition of DPSGS, Teachers’ Day was celebrated with 650 teachers from DPSG Schools across three states. DPSG Society Schools are constantly fostering a culture of ownership of learning which is not possible without the sincere efforts of the teachers.
For their dedication and commitment to the mission & vision of #DPSG, we know that a simple #ThankYouIsNotEnough.
TEACHERS' DAY CELEBRATION -5TH SEPTEMBER 2022
To extend gratitude, affection and love towards the teachers, who are truly the backbone of society, playing multifaceted roles of being the Knowledge House, Lifelong Mentor, and Career Guide for the students, DPSG Faridabad celebrated Teachers’ Day on 5th September 2022 at the campus.
To create unforgettable memories for the teachers, students all across grade groups opened their hearts through their dance, song, poem recitation and wonderful PowerPoint presentations. One could sense the spark of joy in their eyes as they expressed their thoughts. With the most vivacious smiles on their faces, students cherished the contribution of teachers in shaping their lives and behaviors through their speeches dedicated to their loved teachers. The students poured out their hearts through appealing flowers, cards and messages.
The joint cultural program in honour of teachers included poetry recitation, guitar recital, one dance medley and Hindi poem recitation by the students. The senior students shouldered the responsibilities of the teachers for the day.
They also thanked their teacher by writing heart-warming messages and creating beautiful cards which showed how much they admire their teacher.
Principal along with the teachers extended their heartiest appreciation for all the students for making this day a memorable one.
KALRAV- AN ART & LITERARY FESTIVAL- PRE PRIMARY EVENT-29TH AUGUST 2022
“DPSG Faridabad organized “KALRAV -an Interschool Art and Literary Festival “to enhance creativity, imagination and confidence in the children of the Primary Department. A Fancy Dress Competition was conducted for the students of PREP and Nursery Section on 29th August, 2022 . The students of various pre-schools across Faridabad participated in huge numbers and showcased their versatility. DPSG Faridabad got its students acclimatized with freedom fighters and national leaders through this competition.
The children dressed as freedom fighters and national leaders were brilliant in their own way. It was a delight from start to finish with children, in an array of glittering costumes including that of Jhansi Rani Lakshmibai, Subhash Chandra Bose, Bhagat Singh, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Jawaharlal Nehru and Sarojini Naidu, echoing famous dialogues and slogans, leaving the spectators enthralled. The students presented themselves aptly dressed to display their patriotic fervour by sharing information about the characters they depicted. They all looked vibrant in their colourful costumes and played their parts confidently and enthusiastically. Students were given an opportunity to present their blossoming oratory skills in front of others and bring forth their talents. The objective of the competition was thus met as the students learned about many important social reformers, and nationalist leaders and their achievements.
A puppet show was also organized for the young stars and their parents who attended the event. The show was a joyful learning experience for the children as a powerful medium of storytelling to strengthen language skills, instilled moral values and exposed the minds of children to a new world of imagination. The resource person weaved an insightful story. The well-modulated voice and hand Rajasthani puppets made the characters of the story come alive. It was an interactive and fun storytelling session for the children.
To rediscover dishes dropped from the pages of history, re-living the long-lost traditions, and perhaps revive them, DPSG FBD headed off to different regions in India, from all over India, on a quest to unearth these once-popular culinary rituals and recipes. Invitee parents turned back the clock and waded through memories and presentations along with the Chef acquainted the students with the original Lost Recipes.
To give every child who participated in the event the chance to benefit from learning through sports, a fun race competition was also held.
Indeed, it was a proud day to cherish for all.
‘Dholavira to Narendra Modi’ – A grand art & culture soiree by Delhi NCR school students representing the glorious journey of India@75
The show, put together by Delhi Public School Ghaziabad Society and SelaQui International School on behalf of 30 crore school students in India, was a first-of-its kind depiction of the history of Indiafrom the Vedic age to the present
- Supported by the Ministry of I&B & ICCR; the event saw the august presence of Union Ministers, Parliamentarians, Heads of Foreign Missions based in India, Corporates, Artists, Academicians & Students August 26, 2022, New Delhi:Seventy-five years of India’s independence in the post-colonial era is truly a milestone worthy of celebration as well as reflection. On this occasion, the Delhi Public School Ghaziabad Society (DPSGS) organised a grand musical soiree “India@75: Dholavira to Narendra Modi”at Siri fort Auditorium, New Delhi here on Friday.
Students from DPSG schools across three states, on behalf of 30 crore school students of the country, showcased the story of India from Indus Valley Civilization to the present through this magnificent project of art, comprising vocal music, dance, theatre, martial art, and multimedia projection by professionals. The programme depicted the diversity of culture and richness of Indian heritage and history through the ages.
The event was supported by the Ministry of Culture, India Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) and Ministry ofInformation & Broadcasting. Heads of Foreign Missions based in India, Parliamentarians, Administrative Heads, Corporates, Leaders from all walks of life along with school students comprised the august audience.
An art exhibition depicting the glorious journey of India through the eyes of its young children was also put up on the occasion. Leading schools of Delhi NCR participated in the exhibition.
Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal, Union Minister of State for Culture was the ‘chief guest’ for the inauguration ceremony. While praising the seamless efforts of the artists Shri Arjun aspired for a human centric developed and culturally progressive nation. He also mentioned that we are progressing towards another golden developed stage within next 25 years.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Om Pathak, Chairman, DPSGS and SelaQui International School said: “The purpose of this program by school students is to inspire the youth of the country and create awareness of the how India is poised to become the Vishwa Guru and how the nation is giving a new direction and a new vision to the entire globe”. He emphasized that we need to look back at our historical mistakes and make further progress to become the greatest citizen of the world.
It is noteworthy that DPSG schools in Ghaziabad, Gurugram, Faridabad and Dehradun organized week-long celebrations under the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav mobilising and sensitizing thousands of people from the community. This musical soiree marked the grand finale of the week-long celebrations. The celebrations included robust Har GharTiranga marches, Nukkad Nataks, inter-school competitions, debates, exhibitions, art shows, poetry, folk dance, etc. 100+ unsung heroes were felicitated for their selfless contribution towards nation building.
Union Minister for Textile, Commerce and Industry, Shri Piyush Goyal was the ‘chief guest’ for the closing ceremony. Shri Goyal in his address contended that we Indians are privileged to celebrate the Amrit Kal which is going to be the defining period of a developed nation by the year 2047.He emphasized that our young generation need to reflect on the fact that India comes with an audacious legacy as a mother of democracy .This democracy par -say was inherent in our culture for decades. Trodding on this path of dream India as envisioned by Honorable PM Shri Narendra Modi , being a part of this new age of science and technology, Indian fledglings should be a beacon of a liberal progressive nation and must pledge to a libertarian India of tomorrow. He instilled a great sense of positivism and sprint amongst the audience.
Glimpses of "Dholavira to Narendra Modi" India @75 organized by Delhi Public School Ghaziabad Society at Siri Fort Auditorium on 26th August!
AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV CELEBRATIONS- KALRAV "AN INTERSCHOOL ART & LITERARY FESTIVAL" -20TH AUGUST 2022
In accordance with the ethos of ‘Azadi Ka Mahotsav’, rekindling the spirit of patriotism DPSG Faridabad organized a gala event INDIA @75 “at the World Street on 20th Aug 2022. The program started with a melodious Medley of Patriotic songs presented by the young singers of the school. The students of different grade groups also staged a very meaningful Nukkad Natak on Nation’s Progress and Development from 1947 to2022. Today the Natak reflected the passion ,energy,and creativity, of those artists who performed under the open sky. They got a platform to voice their love for the nation and spread awareness.” This Nukkad Natak, consisted of fiery words and expressions of the actors that reached straight to the hearts of the audience. The spectators enjoyed the show thoroughly and were left spellbound with the mesmerizing performance of the students. To tap on the inherent potential of new talents and to promote art awareness, ‘On the Spot Painting competition’ was also held in the premises and prizes were distributed to appreciate the efforts of the young budding artists. The astounding efforts of the students as well as the teachers were appreciated by the Principal Ms. Preeti Sangwan as well as the visitors present there .
Krishna Janmashtami was celebrated with great pomp and festivity by the tiny-tots of DPSG Faridabad on Thursday , 18th August,2022 .
To mark this occasion the little ones were asked to dress in the attire of Lord Krishna which created an ambiance of Joy and festivity around .
They were narrated story depicting the life of Lord Krishna and were explained why this festival is celebrated, followed by a video depicting the life of Lord krishna who is one of the most powerful and famous reincarnations of Lord Vishnu.
The celebration concluded with a strong message of “Victory of good over evil” and offering sweets to lord krishna.
AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV CELEBRATIONS- KALRAV "AN INTERSCHOOL ART & LITERARY FESTIVAL" -18TH AUGUST 2022
It will forever be etched as a significant day in the history of DPSG Faridabad as the school along with the management organized a “Samman Samaroh” to felicitate the unsung Heroes of Faridabad. Inspiring personalities were acknowledged and admired for their accomplishments today ie on 18th August 2022, in DPSG, Sikri, Faridabad. Guest of Honour, Mr. SS Gussain, Founder & Director of Divine Public School and President, HPSC, presided over the function. Other dignitaries were Gen SK Datt, Mr Inderjit Kularia, (Additional Municipal Commissioner, Faridabad), Capt Kishan Lal Yadav, Mr Anand Mehta, Mr Vikas Kalia, from Prasar Bharti, Mr Manoj Kumar, CEO and Editor in Chief of The Impressive Times, Mr K Vishwanathan, Deputy Director (Graphic & Set) from IGNOU, Peadiatrician, Dr Harjeet Kaur, Mr Dev Solanki, Founder Of Smart Speak Institute, Wg Cdr HC Mann, Ms Divya Malik, Ms Sonia Dora, Rotary President, (PALWAL), Dr Anjali Jain,,Mr Virat Sarin, Mr Dr Smita Sriwastava, (QRG Hospital), Mr SDharam Singh Dagar, RWA-Jharsenti, Mr Suraj Dagar, Vice President, RWA-Jharsentli, Mr Ravinde Dahiya,were among the few who graced the occasion.
The program began with the lighting of the lamp by the Guest of Honour and other dignitaries. The young singers from the school choir melodiously sang the all-time favourite “SARE JAHAN SE ACHCHA”. Principal Ms Preeti Sangwan welcomed the gathering and rendered her speech about the exemplary contributions of the guests of the event to society.
In his address the Guest of Honour Mr SS Gussain enlightened the students to carry forward their journey of life with their own uniqueness, to have faith in their own capabilities and acknowledge the gifts of creativity. While emphasizing on qualities of a leader, he shared his own experiences as a teacher and said that one can go as far as one can dream, think, imagine and achieve success. Mr Gossain distributed mementos to the elite guests of the event. It was a very productive and informative program for all the attendees. The event ended with Art Exhibition followed by tea.
AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV CELEBRATIONS- KALRAV "AN INTERSCHOOL ART & LITERARY FESTIVAL" -17TH AUGUST 2022
On 17 August 2022, the third day of a series of ten days long programs to commemorate "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav", DPSG Faridabad organized a folk dance, classical dance (solo and group), a science quiz competition (Resolve) and a football tournament (under 16 categories). In all these competitions, many renowned schools participated enthusiastically.
Mr. Giriraj (a renowned Kathak dancer and artist) who was adorned with "Samaj Gaurav Samman" and Mr. Mr,Sandeep Sharma who has won the best choreographer by Royal Dance Group were the chief judges for the dance competitions. Program Manager at Science and Environment Center Delhi, Ms. Tushita Rawat, Indian Forest Service Officer, Mr. Ram Kumar (DFO), and Football Coach Rohit Pandey were the nominated judges for Science Quiz and Football tournament.
The program started with a patriotic song presented by the students. Young dancers performed in tricolor costumes. The feet tapping, soul-stirring, value-awakening dances reflected the resolute faith to BHARAT-Our Motherland..
The science competition was held in two categories - 'Electrical Vehicle' for grades 6th to 8th and 'Bio Conservation' for Grades IXth to XIITH .' All the participants presented attractive and informative PPTs on the topic. Thematic questions were also asked to all the participants by the judges.
In the second phase of football competition, four teams participated in the semi-finals. Out of which two teams reached the finals. Team DPSG. Meerut Road bagged the winning trophy by performing the best. The team from Shivnadar School Faridabad was awarded the Runners up trophy . In all these competitions, students showcased their talent by participating with great zeal and zest. The judges wholeheartedly appreciated the presentations by the children.
.The results were declared at the end of the program . Principal Preeti Sangwan encouraged the students with her words of wisdom and congratulated the winners for their laudable achievement.
AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV CELEBRATIONS- KALRAV "AN INTERSCHOOL ART & LITERARY FESTIVAL" -16TH AUGUST 2022
“Power to the voice is Power to the People”-
DPSG Faridabad through "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav"is commemorating the 76th Year of independence of the country with grandeur. The second day was celebrated with a variegated spectrum of oratory competitions held at the school campus, followed by a football tournament (Under 16 category).
Many renowned schools of the city participated enthusiastically in all these competitions. Eminent personalities like Mrs. Archana Kaul, Mrs. Shiney Abey, Mr. Sandeep Malik (Former National Player) and Mr. Rajeev Ranjan (Deputy General Manager NHPC) participated as judges in these competitions.
The program started with the lighting of the lamp followed by a splendid patriotic song by the students of DPSG. A Debate competition was conducted on the theme “Is Freedom of Speech Necessary for a Healthy Democracy”.The aim of organizing the debate competition was to hone the public speaking skills of the students and teach them to be articulate while expressing their thoughts and opinions.
Each participant spoke their mind on the rationale for, the execution of and the potential effects of freedom of speech in any democracy. Judges Ms.Shiney Abey and Archana Kaul the Senior English language experts, extended their accolades to the young orators.
To develop the verbal skills and to boost the confidence of the students, an interschool English and Hindi Poem Recitation Competition was also organized on the school campus. The students chose a variety of poems for their recitation on the theme ‘Patriotism “and recited them with great zeal and enthusiasm.
Guest of Honour Of the Day Mr. Rajiv Ranjan (Deputy General Manager NHPC), a well-known personality of the Hindi literary world, author of many genres of Hindi Literature,who has been honored with many literary awards, shared his experience, deliberating on how he struggled in his life to create a niche for himself. Inspite of his physical challengess, he was never afraid of his hurdles and kept working hard to achieve his goal. Elaborating his positive thoughts, he also shared that during his struggling days, books played the vital role of his best friend luring him towards his studies and thus his interest grew towards higher education. Everyone was mesmerized to hear his inspirational life stories.
For the Football Tournament, eight teams participated in the first phase today, out of which four teams will be again competing in the semi-finals and the finals to be held tomorrow. All the winners were awarded by the judges and the Principal.
At the end of the program, the Principal and the Management Committee thanked all the guests for their presence. High tea was also arranged for all the participants. This whole day was really very informative, entertaining, joyful and inspirational.
AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV CELEBRATIONS- KALRAV "AN INTERSCHOOL ART & LITERARY FESTIVAL -15TH AUGUST 2022- 76TH INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS
DPSG Faridabad celebrated the 76th Independence Day with the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav campaign on August 15, 2022. Many events were organized by the students to celebrate India’s historic achievement of attaining freedom from the clutches of the Britishers.”
To mark this Mahotsav as a festival of the kindling of the spirit of patriotism; the festival of fulfilling the dream of good patronage; and the festival of global peace and sustainable development, the students participated in various events throughout the day with great patriotic fervor and zeal. To commemorate the sovereignty of our nation and pay homage to the sacrifices of the freedom fighters, Principal Preeti Sangwan accompanied by staff members, various dignitaries -Lieutenant Colonel Suresh Chand Tanwar, Wing Commander HC Mann, Mr.Ravinder Singh Dahiya, unfurled the tricolour followed by the National Anthem. This entailed a short celebration including a patriotic Group Song, a Fancy Dress competition, a Friendly cricket match for the Alumni and a kite flying competition for the students. Students and parents witnessed the Independence Day programme of the school, live on DPSG Official Facebook page. Even parents like Mr Khemendra bhati and Mr Ashish Bassi through their speeches and beautiful patriotic poem emphasized the need to make new commitments for the betterment of the Nation and shared the true essence of patriotism with the students.
Principal, Ms. Sangwan speaking on the occasion contended that it is the duty of the people not only to pay reverence to the leaders for their noble deeds but to live up to their ideals and preserve the hard-won freedom by promoting peace, harmony and brotherhood. She also emphasized that teachers and students must work relentlessly to keep the learning going keeping in mind their duties and responsibilities towards the nation. She also appreciated the consistent endeavors of our armed forces in protecting our country bravely. She urged the students to realize, understand and cherish our coveted freedom and work towards a progressive nation. She extended his warm greetings to the teachers, students and parents on the occasion.
Aanya Singhal a student of Grade IXTH through her poem pledged to uphold the motto of Service Before Self. Students from Pre Nursery to Grade Vth dressed up as various personalities from the Independence movement and recreated the famous speeches given by these leaders during the freedom struggle. Students who participated in this event today all gave a commendable performance. The celebrations ended on a positive note with renewed feelings of patriotism and nationalism in all the attendees.
HAR GHAR TIRANGA
DPSG, Faridabad celebrated “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsava” to commemorate 75 years of the nation’s independence. The first day of the ten-day-long series of events began with an uproar through a community connect program. Students, teachers as well as support staff were divided into four groups who took out a bus rally in various parts of Faridabad city to create awareness among the public regarding the importance of Har Ghar Tiranga Program - hoisting the national flag as a part of Azadi Ka Mahotsav.
To commemorate the 75th Independence Day , numerous national flags were also distributed to the community members of various renowned societies of Faridabad like Royal Heritage Aagman Society, IMT, Sec70, Puri, Pranayam , Omaxe, Adore Society, Sai Vatika, New Age Executive Apartments,Ananda Apartments, SRS . Royal Hills, SRS Residency.
Opportunities for Community Service are a part of DPSG Faridabad's curriculum - in which students start gaining experience in closed classrooms and later extend beyond it. DPSG Faridabad always strives to engage students in hands-on projects to foster community awareness and care. With this essence of community participation and social responsibility in mind, students and teachers along with the staff of the school interacted with the community residents. Our students thus learned to extend their educational experience much beyond the periphery of the school while honing their skills to make a valuable contribution to our society.
Today all the young students who participated wholeheartedly in the event realized that they can and will make a difference in this world while gaining an overall sense of Global Citizenship as well.
Workshop was organized on Stream Selection & New age careers for Class XI aspirants.
NUKKAD NATAK- RIGHT TO EDUCATION OF CHILDREN
A theatre is indeed a collaborative form of performing art that targets multiple senses.
Confident and expressive children of DPSG Faridabad showcased their theatrical excellence through a Nukkad Natak on the " Right to Education of Children". The coveted idea was to inculcate in students the basic values and confidence to stand up for the right to education. The students got actively involved in it and showed great enthusiasm and creativity to convey their message to the audience. The program was highly lauded by all.
With an aim to spread awareness on the Right to Education of children, the young socialist of DPSG Faridabad presented a nukkad natak on 29, July 2022 during the school assembly. All these students in a span of 8-10 minute act showcased theatrical excellence and sensitised everyone about the importance of education in their children’s life especially children aged between 6 to 14 years.
The performers were appreciated for their tremendous effort by Respected Principal, Ms. Preeti Sangwan and the entire faculty. It was indeed a splendid performance.
The newly elected members of the school’s prefectorial board were inducted in an Investiture Ceremony held at DPSG Faridabad
On 16th July 2022.The ceremony started with the lighting of the lamp followed by a Ganapathi Vandana. Invited dignitaries graced the special occasion with their precious presence. ACP Ballabhgarh Mr. Munish Sehgal was the Chief Guest .He along with Principal Ritu Kohli stimulated the young leaders by their candid and honest words. Wing Commander HC Mann who is the member of the school management committee also graced the special occasion . ACP Munish Sehgal administered the oath to the board panel. Mr.Sehgal congratulated the newly elected Students' Council and emphasised on the significance of setting priorities and spoke about the important role of a team player . He also emphasIZed on the safety and security of the students.He encouraged students to honour their badges and uniforms. Principal Ms Ritu Kohli in her speech reminded the students that they are the torch bearers of all the values that the school stands for and urged them to take responsibility of leadership with commitment. She also requested parents to spend quality time with their children. The proud parents' happiness knew no bounds when badges were conferred on the newly elected Students' Council. Senior students shared their experiences that they gathered from the Leadership Program held at Selaqui International School, Dehradun. The Ex School-Captain, Aditya Sharma extended his gratitude towards the school. Last but not least, the highly inspiring words of the Chief guest motivated all the young torch bearers of the school. The zeal of the council was reflected on the faces of the young cadets.
The ceremony concluded with the School song , a motivational dance recital followed by the national anthem. After the end of the ceremony, students also shared a high tea with the dignitaries where through a question answer session they cleared their queries on leadership .Indeed, it was a learning experience for all.
WORLD CONSERVATION DAY
In an endeavour to continue educating the students regarding the importance of conserving nature; and to celebrate World Nature Conservation Day, DPSG FARIDABAD organized a short assembly to showcase their initiatives to conserve natureto spread awareness among everyone about the need to protect the Mother Earth.
The objective of this celebration was to increase the awareness about protecting the natural resources that the Earth is bestowed with.It is high time that our present generation inculcates environment friendly habits to lead a green life style.
In order to emphasize this, activities were initiated. Students prepared posters based on the theme. The posters had methods and ways on how to conserve nature.
Many students promised to alter their habits to help in saving the natural resources.The difference was brought within the school itself.
Our school encourages the students to maintain the campus clean, the students are restricted to use plastic, utilization of sprinkles for watering the plants and above all initiatives like planting more plants and trees is carried over.
The Principal of the school applauded the efforts of the teachers and students by saying that it is really very important to realize that protecting the global environment is one of the major challenges across the globe today. We must educate people about the values of natural resources, its objectives and the dire need of preserving it. We should use them wisely so that they are available for future generation as well.
A healthy environment must be created to safeguard the present and future generation.
Let us pledge to adopt & nurture a plant!
We take great pride in sharing that the Haryana CSR Trust (headed by the hon’ble CM of Haryana) and DPSG society have initiated the “Each One Nurtures One” drive across our schools in Haryana. The Haryana CSR Trust has donated 1800 plants for the students & staff of DPSG Palam Vihar, DPSG Sushant Lok and DPSG Faridabad. Our students and staff pledged to adopt and nurture the plants in special assemblies held today.
The assemblies saw the august presence of Mr. Bodh Raj Sikri, Vice Chairman, Haryana CSR Trust; Mr. Rakesh Gautam, DPRO Faridabad; and other senior representatives.
We are sure that such initiatives will help protect our beloved planet and leave a better world for our children.
School Health Program Yoga session was conducted at DPSG Faridabad.
AWARENESS ABOUT SDGs
In continuation of the school’s diligent ongoing ventures to create awareness about SDGs, a workshop was conducted at DPSG Faridabad on 20th May 2022 in partnership with SAVE SOIL.ORG.
The main aim of the workshop was to prepare students to better understand their world, to conserve natural resources throughout their lives, meet up with Next Generation Science Standards and also to make soil health lessons exciting for the students. Student teams were inspired to apply their learning by taking action on soil conservation issues they care about and being supported by their community and their teachers along the way.
The resource person was engaging and highly effective at communicating the urgency and relevance of environmental conservation. All the students were thoroughly engaged by the stimulating materials, style of delivery and fascinating video graphics.
A vital aid in acquiring proficiency in reading skills, spelling helps cement the connection between sounds and letters. Emboldening the vocabulary, pronunciation and understanding of words, Vocabulary Activity was organised by DPSG FARIDABAD on 10th May 2022. The objective was to teach them through experiential learning and make them learn while playing with words.
MOTHERS' DAY CELEBRATION
नास्ति मातृसमा छाया नास्ति मातृसमा गतिः ।
नास्ति मातृसमं त्राणं नास्ति मातृसमा प्रपा ॥
“माँ के समान न कोई छाया है और ना ही कोई आश्रय न कोई रक्षक। इस विश्व में माँ के सामान कोई जीवनदाता नहीं है।”
मदर्स डे सभी बच्चों और माताओं के लिए एक विशेष दिन होता है, क्योंकि यह प्यार और स्नेह के बंधन का प्रतीक है |डी.पी.एस.जी,सीकरी फरीदाबाद ने इस विशेष अवसर पर 7 मई,2022 को विद्यालय परिसर में सभी छात्रों को उनकी माताओं के साथ आमंत्रित किया | बच्चों की रचनात्मकता प्रदर्शित करने वाले आकर्षक बोर्ड व मदर्स दे कार्ड की सभी ने प्रशंसा की |छात्रों ने अपनी नृत्य प्रस्तुति द्वारा सभी दर्शकों को भावुक व मंत्रमुग्ध कर दिया| इस दिवस को और भी रोमांचक बनाने के लिए सभी माताओं के लिए संगीत, नृत्य व अन्य मनोरंजक गतिविधियों जैसे; रैंप वॉक, म्यूजिकल चेयर आदि का भी आयोजन किया गया |
प्राचार्या महोदया रितु कोहली जी ने सभी माताओं को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएँ देते हुए बताया कि माँ बच्चों के लिए भगवान, शिक्षक, मित्र और मार्गदर्शक होती है , तथा इस सच्चाई पर भी जोर दिया कि अपने बच्चे के लिए एक माँ का प्यार दुनिया में सर्वोपरि है।
कार्यक्रम के अंत में प्रबंधन समिति द्वारा सभी अतिथियों को उपस्थिति के लिए धन्यवाद करते हुए हाई टी व गिफ्ट देकर सम्मानित किया गया। यह सम्पूर्ण दिवस अत्यंत मनोरंजक व आनंदमयी रहा |
MEGA EDUCATION SUMMIT 2022
दिल्ली पब्लिक स्कूल गाज़ियाबाद सोसायटी द्वारा संचालित एक प्रमुख स्कूल डीपीएसजी सीकरी फरीदाबाद(42.5 किमी. माइल स्टोन ,दिल्ली मथुरा रोड ) ने अपने परिसर में एक मेगा एजुकेशन समिट का आयोजन किया ,जिसमें प्रख्यात शिक्षाविदों .कॉर्पोरेट लीडर्स और चिकत्सकों ने नई शिक्षा नीति और छात्रों के लिए इसके लाभों पर विचार विमर्श किया ||श्री ओम पाठक जी पूर्व आईएएस ,डी पी एस जी और सेलाकुई इंटरनेशनल स्कूल के अध्यक्ष द्वारा इस कार्यक्रम की अध्यक्षता की गई |
MANGO SHOWER DAY
It was a sweet juicy morning for the tiny tots of DPSG FBD School when the students of Pre-primary to grade II delightfully entered the school premises in order to celebrate Mango shower day. Children had pinned up the mango-shaped badges to honour the cause and were excited to make it memorable for themselves.
The day started with a general conversation about the king of fruits - Mango, followed by rhymes and singing session which the kids enjoyed thoroughly.
Teachers briefed the students about it being the king of fruits, not only for its taste and fleshy yellow colour but also, for the nutrients it offers like vitamin C and vitamin A. This fibrous fruit boosts our digestive system and prevents from getting heat- stroke. They were also told about the various forms of its consumption such as- mango shake, ice cream, jam, pickle, chutney etc.
The little CHEFS enjoyed the kitchenette activity and prepared mango shake which they relished after having their meal.
To commemorate the day, a movie session was organised in Amazon (in house movie hall). Varieties of mangoes were shown through PPT like Langra, Chausa, Amrapali, Keser, Ramkela etc. Kids were amazed to see the different colours and sizes of mango, especially with varieties that are as small as a grape and some that are as large as a papaya. They also did hands-on activity in the class room as the take away craft.
At the end of the day the children left for their home with immense pleasure in their hearts and this event will be cherished in their little minds for a long time
Book mark Activity done by our students.
SPECIAL ASSEMBLY ON PANCHAYATI RAJ SYSTEM
Panchayati Raj system is a very important part of a democracy.
It acquired more power and constitutional status as Panchayati Raj Institutions on 24th April 1993.From then this day is celebrated as PRD every year.
Watch our students engaged in sharing same information through a role play.
We believe in learning through activities.
Red is the colour of extremes. The colour Red symbolizes Love, Emotions and Power. To infuse the concept of Red Colour to the tiny toddlers, students were engaged with group discussions along-with Video clips, Nature walk and various other activities. They were also shown different objects around us which are red in colour.
Our facilitator is always keen to find out new ways to attract children to learn and perform in a better way. Hence to make the “Red Day” celebration more inclusive, pre-primary wing is conducting an activity “Hello Red Crayon” !!
EARTH DAY CELEBRATIONS
“Mother Earth is the culmination of multiple and diverse energies, which is brought together to create a rich aesthetic experience with a message of harmony and
DPSG FARIDABAD celebrated earth day on the 22nd of April 2022 to create awareness about the need for a green and clean environment. To dedicate this day to Mother Earth the dance troupe of the school performed on the theme “Nature”. The dance sequence exhibited the harm caused to our environment by mankind for their personal benefit, the ill effects of environmental pollution on living beings and showcased the solutions to save with slogans to protect and preserve the green planet. Vardan Kaushik of class V sang a song on Earth Day - What about sunrise? It was a pleasure to hear this song from such a young child. An interactive discussion about our planet Earth was done through Power Point presentation by Shitij Bhardwaj. The Pledge was undertaken by all students to value the generosity of Mother Earth followed by Sapling plantation in the school. Appreciating the program set up by students, Principal Ma’am asked the students to contribute in following SDGs to make world a better place to live in. Youngsters were asked to save, love and respect Mother Nature with all their heart and soul.
Everything in the world around us is built upon the Earth, grows on the Earth, or depends on the environment of the Earth in some or the other way.
Let's appreciate and preserve bountiful gifts of the Mother Earth.
THE JOURNEY OF EXPLORATION AT DPSG FARIDABAD
(Children enquire, plan, discuss deliberate, evaluate and construct their knowledge themselves with the guidance of the facilitators)
'National Civil Service Day is celebrated every year on the 21st April. A special meeting was organized in the courtyard of DPSG.Sikri, Faridabad, dedicated in the honour of the civil servants. It was organised to apprise the students about the important role of public servants. The meeting started with chanting of the Gayatri Mantra and the morning prayer by the students. Then the students presented their thoughts and explained the same through a video graphic presentation related to the topic of how public servants play an important role in the progress of the country with tireless work. Teachers also shared with the students some vital information about the Civil Services Examination conducted by the UNION PUBLIC Service Commission of India and Warren Hastings laid the foundation of Civil Service which was later revised by Charles Cornwallis ‘The father of Civil Service in India’.
Students were informed that on April 21, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel ‘The Patron Saint of The IAS , addressed the civil servants as the steel frame of the country. A huge function was organized for the civil servants on this day in 2006. Since then, every year 21 April is celebrated as National Civil Service Day. On this day, civil servants are also given awards by the Prime Minister of our Nation for excellence in public administration services.
Appreciating the work and efforts of the civil service officers, Principal Ma’am asked the students to take inspiration from them and follow the footsteps of our Respected Founder Chairman of DPSG Society, Om Pathak Sir who is himself a retired IAS officer.
EARTH DAY : INTER HOUSE POEM RECITATION COMPETITION
There is nothing more pleasing to our ears than recitation of poems by little children that touch our heart. Poem Recitation is a mode of expression, a medium to reflect the latent talents of the young ones. Rhymes can prove to be instrumental stepping stones for young children to learn English. With this thought in mind, DPSG FARIDABAD organized an Inter-House Poem Recitation competition for Grade Nursery to V on 21st April 2022. Each student was given a chance to recite a rhyme, and it was a delight to hear these little ones singing in rhythm about their motherland Earth. The parameters for judging the students were Audibility, Clarity, Confidence, and Expressions. Students enjoyed the competition extensively, which, apart from building up their confidence, also developed the essential skill of memory and recall.
GLIMPSES OF NATURE WALK
Good Friday Special Assembly held at DPSG Faridabad
डी.पी.एस.जी. सीकरी, फरीदाबाद में हर्षोल्लास से मनाया गया बैसाखी पर्व
विभिन्न त्योहारों व उत्सवों के महत्त्व का प्रतिपादन करने के लिए डी .पी.एस.जी .सीकरी फरीदाबाद के विद्यार्थी सदैव अग्रणी भूमिका निभाते रहे हैं |इसी कड़ी में विद्यालय के परिसर में बैसाखी पर्व बड़े ही हर्षोल्लास से मनाया गया |इसके लिए एक विशेष सभा का आयोजन किया गया | किया गया | सभा का आरम्भ गायत्री मंत्रोच्चारण व प्रार्थना के साथ हुआ तत्पश्चात छात्रों ने अपने सुविचार प्रस्तुत किए तथा विषय से संबंधित तथ्यों की जानकारी देते हुए इस पर्व के उद्देश्य व उपयोगिता पर प्रकाश डाला और यह भी बताया कि यह सिखों का त्योहार है जिसे फसल काटने के उत्साह में तथा सिखों के दसवें गुरु ,गुरु गोविन्द सिंह द्वारा खालसा पंथ की स्थापना करने की ख़ुशी में मनाया जाता है | एक छात्रा द्वारा अपने अद्भुत अंदाज में बैसाखी पर कविता वाचन किया गया,जिसमे पांच प्यारों को भी याद किया गया | कक्षा आठ की छात्राओं ने बहुत ही सुन्दर ढंग से गिद्दा प्रस्तुत किया ,जिसने सभी को मंत्र मुग्ध कर दिया |सभा में जलियावाला बाग़ की घटना को याद करते हुए एक विडियो दिखाई गई ,जिसे देखकर सभी की आँखें नम हो गई |
विद्यालय की प्राचार्या महोदया रितु कोहली जी ने भी जलियांवाला बाग़ घटना पर दुःख व्यक्त किया तथा छात्रों को शहीदों की याद दिलाते हुए उनसे प्रेरित होकर देश भक्ति के भावों को विकसित करने की सीख दी और साथ ही बैसाखी के इस पावन पर्व पर सभी को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएँ देते हुए धर्म के वास्तविक अर्थ से अवगत कराया व नैतिकता के उच्च मूल्यों को सदैव कायम रखने की प्रेरणा दी| को सदैव कायम रखने की प्रेरणा दी I
PREPARING CHILDREN FOR SCHOOLING POST COVID 19
DPSG Faridabad conducted an informative session on Post Covid Preparation for schools today in its premises. Eminent pediatricians from the city, Dr Abha Lohan, Dr Harjeet Kaur, Dr Meghana Phadke Sultania were the guest speakers.
Dr Abha Lohan of Lohan Children Hospital, N.I.T, explained how physical and mental health of children deteriorated due to COVID. She suggested to reduce screen time and increase physical exercise and add yoga to their routine so that their agility and mental faculties open up.
Dr Harjeet Kaur from Kilkari shared the guidelines approved by IAP as to what protocol must be followed by schools to safe guard children. She suggested not to burden children with core academics after such a long absence from school. She guided the parents and schools to engage them in light activities and acclimatize them to school environment.
Dr Meghana Phadke from Metro Heart Institute shared the necessity of vaccination for all. She assured of the safety of all COVID Vaccines used in India. She said that though there is no vaccine for children below 5 years as of now, still the parents must feel safe to send children to school as must of the children have developed anti bodies.
Ms. Preeti Bhatnagar, Principal, Kids Kingdom, suggested to parents to set an example for children to stay away from electronic gadgets. She shared personal examples to stress the same.
Principal, Ms. Ritu Kohli, assured the parents of safe environment for children in DPSG FBD.
WORLD HEALTH DAY
‘The greatest gift you can give your family and the world is a healthy you…’
Raising awareness about physical health and mental wellbeing, and various measures to combat global health challenges, DPSG FARIDABAD, celebrated World Health Day on 7th April, 2022 wherein students were sensitized to remain healthy by eating nutritious food, fruits and vegetables. They were made aware about the importance of physical exercises like Yoga, Zumba Dancing and Aerobics to remain fit & active.
A talk on the topic 'Healthy Mind Dwells in a Healthy Body' shed light on the importance of healthy eating habits, adequate rest and hygiene was explained. Students learnt about common health problems, with an emphasis on good eating habits and the importance of sports & exercise in our daily lives. Students also pledged to keep their mind and bodies healthy.
The students enthusiastically participated in Poster Making activity, discussions, talks and sharing awareness messages. They made beautiful posters with slogans depicting how taking healthy food, doing regular exercise, etc. will help us in maintaining good health, thereby making the world a fairer and healthier place to live in. School Principal, Ms. Ritu Kohli, also apprised the students about following a healthy lifestyle.
PEN STAND ACTIVITY
A pen- stand is a basic desk accessory which is very useful for school children. It helps them to keep their writing instruments upright, manage other stationary items and organize their study table.
Keeping that in mind, A pen-stand making activity was organized in DPSG FARIDABAD on 6thApril 2022. The main objective of this activity is to teach the children the art of making useful items from household waste, develop good habits in them to keep their possessions neat and clean and to instil in them a sense of care towards our environment.
REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATIONS
Republic Day celebrates India’s transformation into an independent republic. The 73rd Republic Day was celebrated with pride and reverence at DPSG Faridabad. A special assembly on this occasion was conducted by the students on 25th January, 2022.
The students, infused with patriotism, dressed in the hues of the flag participated with great zeal in the virtual assembly. The assembly commenced with the recital of the ‘Gayatri Mantra followed by the prayer song,” Itni Shakti Humhe Dena Data”.
Students were made aware of the significance of the Republic Day by a heart touching speech by Sparsh Aggarwal and Muskan Dahiya . A Power point presentation highlighted the country-wide Republic Day celebrations. The visuals of the vibrant dance videography presented by the students showcased the celebration of India’s diversity which left the audience enthralled. The assembly concluded with a patriotic song sung by the students, which made everyone’s hearts swell with pride, as it reminded them of the sacrifices of the martyrs in India’s freedom struggle. Principal Ms Ritu Kohli encouraged the students to understand their role as responsible citizens and motivated them to make their school and our country proud by their own individual efforts.
VACCINATION CAMP AT DPSG FARIDABAD
DPSG Faridabad has taken the initiative to start a series of webinars curated specially for parents and soon to be parents. Because WE CARE about you and your children. Keeping all this in mind we have come up with this initiative to learn about nutritional foods and supplements that will keep your child healthy and active.
Lohri is an extremely popular harvest festival that also marks the end of the chilling winter cold and the advent of springtime. The children of DPSG Festival presented an extravagant virtual show of colour and festivity of Lohri on 13th January 2022. The special morning assembly enlightened everyone about the legend behind Lohri, the way it is celebrated in North India and its significance. The symbolic bonfire was also portrayed through virtual screen sharing. The children dazzled the virtual onscreen stage with a beautiful virtual performance of bhangra and giddha on traditional folk songs of Punjab. The assembly spread the euphoria of Lohri among the audience and left them mesmerized with the spirit of the festivities
The much-awaited festival of Christmas was celebrated with fervor and zeal by DPSG Faridabad. Students presented a special assembly on 24th December 2021 with gaiety. Students presented an array of interesting programmes. The school echoed with the sweet laughter of the children ushering in the festive season. The program began with the prayer song followed my sharing of quotes and thoughts on Christmas prayer by the Middle Wing students.
A beautiful carol was sung by Arib. Children of the Primary Wing also prepared Christmas Cakes virtually and had a virtual party along with their teachers. Their beaming faces truly reflected their exhilaration.
The thought for the day was about happiness so the children shared their views on joy of giving and sharing love to the world. Some of them enthusiastically participated and presented dance recitals on Jingle bells. Karan shared his craft work for Christmas virtually with the entire school. The children were really ecstatic ! And Santa thoroughly enjoyed the attention too.
The special assembly ended with a message from the Principal, Ms. Ritu Kohli to spread the essence of Christmas with love and joy of giving. She also shared her vision for the school and talked about New Year’s Resolution. She gave chocolates to the children and the staff members to felicitate the day. The children carried home the message of the pleasure and pride of spreading peace, true to the spirit of the celebration.
FAMILY FUN DAY
Even during this crucial time of the pandemic and the recurring pollution issues, in constant pursuit to adapt to the change and make learning fun, effective and engaging not only for the new learners but also to involve the parents of the Faridabad Community , DPSG Faridabad arranged a special Family Fun day-19th December Sunday Meet up for the community residents of Sec-65,RWA. The main objective of the event was to create a common platform where the teachers and the parents can come together to have a fun filled Sunday. School buses were provided for the transportation of the guest families.
Principal ma’am and Admission In-charge Ms Menakshi Jaitley along with the faculty members welcomed the guests. They had a heart-to-heart talk about the organisational structure and the work ethos of the school. Painting and dance activities were ceremoniously conducted by the sports department, arts department and the primary wing teachers which were highly enjoyed by the visiting families. Ms. Jaitley took an orientation session and introduced our unique CD2020 through a power point presentation. She also spoke to the parents and asked for their support for new admissions in the school. The parents expressed their satisfaction towards the school for providing them with the detailed account of the school‘s academic activities and also for sharing all other important information about DPSG Society with them. They also appreciated the efforts of the teachers for inculcating the regular habit and interest for the learning among the students in the school. They were briefed about the quality comes with a cost and how our student based learning strategies are so different from other educational institutions of Faridabad. Food boxes were provided to the parents. Overall, the meeting was very interactive and went off really well.
TALENT HUNT PRIZE DISTRIBUTION
BLOOD DONATION CAMP & TALENT HUNT PRIZE DISTRIBUTION
Donate your blood for a reason, let the reason be life”-Keeping this vision in mind, a Blood Donation Camp was organized by DPSG Faridabad on 26th November 2021 in association with the Rotary Club, Faridabad Chapter. The program started at 8:30 in the morning. The blood donation process of all the donors was done by an experienced medical team sent by the club. The school staff and many alumni students donated blood with proud hearts. Some of the visitors were also motivated to donate blood. All the collected blood was sent to the nearby hospitals/BloodBank to help save precious lives .This was an humble act of great service to humanity mustered by DPSG Society yet again..
An Alumni Meet was also held in the committee room, Amazon on the same day. The meet brewed a concoction of emotions, as nostalgia, camaraderie, respect and resolve filled the meeting room. It was attended by many alumni and an equal number of students. One of the alumni, Dr Priya Malick graced the occasion by presenting a brief talk and virtual presentation on importance of various aspects of Blood Donation.
Talent Hunt Events provide a platform to students not only to represent their talents but also help to show their hidden potentials. A Talent Hunt Competition was organized by the school virtually in the month of October. Students from numerous schools participated enthusiastically in various categories for the competition and displayed their abilities magnificently. So to honour and appreciate their efforts,all the winners were felicitated with prizes and certificates.The Principal heartily congratulated all the winners for showcasing their talents. Parents also participated enthusiastically in various games and won prizes. Hearty refreshments were served for the guests and the attendees of the camp.
BLOOD DONATION CAMP
KEEP THE POLLUTION AWAY
and women, young and old, even small children of Faridabad and Delhi- NCR
turned out in large numbers at wee hour of the morning, to lend their support
to the battle cry “Pollution ka Solution”.
Cyclothon started from World Street, BPTP, Faridabad. The same was organised by
DPSG, Faridabad, today i.e. 14.11.2021, in association with MCF and Traffic
Police Faridabad. The cause was crystal clear-to bring an awareness and become conscientious
of the importance of Green and clean environment.
rally of more than 200 cyclists and 50 volunteers was flagged off by the MCF Commissioner
– Mr. Yashpal Yadav, a great crusader of Swachh Bharat Movement.
supported by many organised and well known cyclists groups- Wings &
Wheels, Super Rangers, Faridabad Cycling Club, Cycle Spinners, Delhi Peddlars
and Cyclists, East Delhi Riders, to name a few.
experience and expertise of most of the riders was evident from the fact that
they covered a distance of 18 km to reach DPSG, Faridabad, in less than 35
mins. They were welcomed by the Principal , Ms Ritu Kohli and other staff
members by showering flower petals. The riders of all ages were appreciative of
the initiative taken by DPSG, Faridabad and requested for more of such events
in the city. The event of such stature co-incided with the Swachchta Abhiyan of
the MCF. The importance of fitness was well expressed the veteran cyclist, with
40,000 km ride Mr. Jatinder.
Principal expressed that we should encourage school children to ride to schools
and reduce the load of the buses.
relaxation after a long ride, Mr Mridul an Electronics Engineer turned Yoga
Teacher, conducted Relaxation Yoga exercises for 45 minutes. This was followed
by an energetic Zumba Session by the well known Zumba Choreographer - Mr Sahil Munjal
and Ms Aditi Ratti. Breakfast was served to the participants at School.
DIWALI ASSEMBLY REPORT
"LET THE LIGHT OF JOY SHINE “-Spread peace, prosperity and
happiness in our hearts."
Diwali is an occasion
to celebrate victory over evil, light over darkness and awareness over
ignorance. To celebrate this auspicious day, a special assembly was presented
by the students of DPSG Faridabad on 29th October 2021.
commenced with the chanting of Gayatri mantra. An inspiring speech was
delivered by Sparsh of Grade XI whoemphasised on the moral values of the ever-motivating story of Ramayan.
A powerful message generating awareness about the epic Ramayana was conveyed
through a speech and recital of a dohe by the students of Grade Xth and XIth.
The audience was delighted by the graceful dance, stirring song and enjoyed the
Students of the
Middle and the Senior wing presented a skit on Ravana to entertain the crowd
followed by a dance drama.
Career Counselling Session
A Career Counselling session was conducted for the
students of Classes IX-XII by Mindler Consultancy to offer exhaustive services
to students regarding career choices and admission procedures in foreign
Universities. The session aimed at clearing the doubts and qualms of the
students regarding career choices and strategies for future choice of subjects,
to pursue higher education and career development. The session commenced with
the teachers reiterating the importance of knowing one�s potential and subject
of interest before making a final professional choice. They also laid stress on
the right combination of subjects as per their aptitude which should be
reflected in their academic performance. The resource person for the session
was Mr Abhishek Gulati, an eminent career counsellor who aimed at making the
audience aware of various ways to help the children to discuss career
opportunities in foreign universities and offered a wealth of experience to
allow students to make educated decisions for their futures. The seminar
concluded with an interactive session of the students and the teachers with the
Creative Writing Workshop was organised in DPSG Faridabad on 19.10.2021 for the
students of the Middle wing to provide limitless opportunities for the prolific
minds to hone their creative writing skills.
was the mentor for this workshop. Teachers and students from Grades VI -IX were actively involved in this workshop.
purpose of the workshop was to help the budding writers to express, whether it
be thoughts, experiences or emotions in words creatively. Rather than simply
giving information or inciting them to make an action beneficial to the writer,
key elements of creative writing were discussed in a way to teach students
learn the process of writing things creatively to entertain or educate someone,
to spread awareness about something or someone, or to simply express one’s
ideas and opinions. Creative writing is discussed as a great learning tool, a means to explore the
world around us and to challenge prominent language learning assumptions..
The mentor addressed the process of
understanding of strategies that can help students to create original ideas and
to explore various new solutions to
challenges of writing that they face on a regular basis in classroom
transactions. With the recent
advances in the field of technology, the mentor educator also emphasized the
importance of technical freelancing in the present era among the students. She
also taught them the basics element of character development in creative
writing specifically used in story writing. The students were highly motivated
to learn, explore and grow their creative writing skills through such workshops
conducted in the school.
pride, which is the same as Tamas-guna (darkness), rooted as it is in ignorance
and is a source of considerable pain; and adore Lord Sri Rama, the chief of the
Raghus and an ocean of compassion.”-Tulsidas
The life of pride is very fugitive.
is the time when seasonal festivities knock on the door and our hearts fill
with bounteous happiness and excitement.
To commemorate our
ancient virtues, DPSG FARIDABAD organised a majestic celebration on this occasion.
The event was full of zestful dances and stirring music performances. The apex
of this juncture was a spectacular performance that
depicted the famous Dussehra story on stage with wonderful confidence. The celebrations concluded with
endless happy memories and wholesome smiles. This victory of good over
evil inspired everyone for their own victories.
participated in the virtual program with religious spirit and
enthusiasm. The Principal of the school, Ms. Ritu Kohli apprised the
students about the importance of the festival and applauded the students for
their captivating and enthralling performance.
MOTIVATION TRAINING WORKSHOP
DPSG Society is
always fully committed to employee development as they believe that constant
learning, growth, and training upgrades one’s talent.�A motivation
was organised on 7th October 2021in DPSG Faridabad for the faculties
and staff which helped �in uncovering
hidden talents in teachers in order to give a key advantage in today’s
competitive educational environment. Motivational speaker Manmohan Dutt, who is
the Founder of –MNH Neuro-Training Academy”, Certified NLP Master Trainer,
Coach, and Peak Performance Consultant, emphasised that business leadership and
motivation training can improve one’s professional performance, and most
important of all, the staff morale. He also mentioned that when the employees
experience these training programs, they feel valued because the organization
is investing its resources to help the employees to grow. It makes them more
loyal and motivated to take on new challenges at work. Motivational
trainings like these indeed helped teachers to recognize their own
potential, and to know where to get from the best support and where they want
to be in the near future. Teachers were trained to adopt tools and techniques which
can be used to produce continuing performance improvement. He also emphasized
that the mentor educators should move out of their comfort zones and take up
new challenges and break new grounds for themselves and the DPSG society as
well, not only to �enhance their own
personal performance but also ultimately supporting the management of the
school �in delivering its objectives.
GANDHI JAYANTI CELEBRATIONS
DPSG Faridabad organised a special assembly on Ist October 2021 to commemorate the national festival,�Gandhi�Jayanti�and celebrate the 152th birth anniversary of the father of our nation – Mahatma�Gandhi.
The auspicious occasion commenced with the welcome address rendering gratitude to all the students and parents to be a part of the meaningful endeavour.
�Teachers shared an insight on the significance of promoting and adopting “Swaach Bharat Abhiyaan” in our daily lives and how the simple principle “Say No To Plastic” can became instrumental in creating a clean nation. This was followed by a prayer – an invocation to the Almighty. The next in line was a rendition of a soul stirring Bapu’s favourite devotional medley song which left the audience mesmerised and spellbound. That was indeed a befitting tribute to the extraordinary soul .... the Yugpurush who was an epitome of peace and compassion.
�Moving a step ahead in helping the children understand the very ideology and concept of truth, honesty and love for humanity, which Mahatma�Gandhi�stood for was brought to the fore through the presentation of an inspirational Nukkad Natak by our school Theatre Group. The programme concluded with a meaningful message spread in sweet melody to pledge to save our beautiful planet Earth and join hands to ban the use of single-use plastic. Diti Kansal of Grade 9th also shed light on the major initiative launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 2nd Oct. 2019 to eliminate the single use plastic by 2022 and how we can contribute our bit to save our planet earth.
�This was followed by tableau presentation wherein glimpses of historic Dandi March led by Mahatma�Gandhi�from Sabarmati Ashram to the village of Dandi was portrayed through a school rally by the students who emphasized on community cleanliness. �In the end the vote of thanks was rendered by our respectable Principal Ma’am.
FANCY DRESS COMPETITION WRITE UP- COMMUNITY HELPERS
“The most beautiful world is always entered through imagination.” Helen
Scholastic and foundational domain
activities have an equal importance in school programme for the all-round
development of the children. Keeping this in view, we at DPSG FARIDABAD
conducted the�Fancy Dress Competition�for
the primary children on 24th September 2021.
Fancy dress play encourages children to
express their point of view of the world around them. It helps to build both
large and fine motor skills, decision making skills, encourages empathy and
assists in the overall emotional development of children.
The purpose of conducting this
competition was not only to blend learning with fun but also to develop
confidence in the students by giving them an opportunity to get on the stage
and speak in front of an audience.
Students displayed their talents on the
theme ‘Community Helpers’. They
dressed up as Engineer, Captain, Policeman, Teacher, Waiter, Maid, Painter etc
and emphasized upon their role and importance in making our lives easier. The
effort and hard work of children was highly commendable.
The winners were meticulously judged on the
basis of confidence of speech, message delivered and the creative way of
The winners were:
AAHIL� AHMED – NUR
BHUMIKA - PREP
डी.पी.एस.जी. फरीदाबाद� में अंतर-सदनीय योग
प्रतियोगिता का आयोजन
समत्वं योग उच्यते : मन
का समभाव ही योग है |
योग भारत की प्राचीन परंपरा का एक अमूल्य उपहार है। यह
दिमाग और शरीर की एकता का प्रतीक है। मनुष्य और प्रकृति के बीच सामंजस्य है। योग न
केवल शरीर को स्वस्थ रखता है, बल्कि मन और मस्तिष्क का संतुलन बनाए रखने में
मदद करता है। मन शांत होगा तो हम अपने दिनचर्या के काम को बेहतर तरीके से कर सकते
है। १४ सितम्बर २०२१ को डी.पी.एस.जी. फरीदाबाद� में अंतर-सदनीय योग प्रतियोगिता का आयोजन किया
गया | इस प्रतियोगिता का उददेश्य सभी को योग के लिए प्रेरित करना था |
हमारे तीनों सदनों गंगा, यमुना और कावेरी के नन्हें योगियों
ने योग मुद्राओं द्वारा अपनी प्रतिभा , आत्मविश्वास , शक्ति और लचीलेपन का शानदार
और सुंदर प्रदर्शन किया जिसने छात्रों व शिक्षकों को मंत्रमुग्ध कर दिया | योग में
प्रमाणित फिटनेस / योग प्रशिक्षक, राष्ट्रीय पुरस्कार
विजेता नीतू राणा और पिंकी पांडे को मुख्य अतिथि व निर्णायक के रूप में आमंत्रित
किया गया |
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की तथा आगे भी इस प्रकार की प्रतियोगिताओं में भाग लेने के लिए प्रेरित किया� | अत: यह प्रतियोगिता अत्यंत प्रेरक व सराहनीय
द्वारा आभासी हिंदी �दिवस कार्यक्रम का
एक भाषा के रूप में हिंदी न सिर्फ भारत की पहचान
है बल्कि यह हमारे जीवन मूल्यों, संस्कृति एवं संस्कारों की सच्ची संवाहक,
संप्रेषक और परिचायक भी है, जो हमारी विरासत के रूप में� काम करती है ।�
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समझने,� बोलने और चाहने वाले लोग बहुत बड़ी
संख्या में मौजूद हैं। यह विश्व में चौथी�
सबसे ज्यादा बोली जाने वाली भाषा है, जो हमारे पारम्परिक ज्ञान, प्राचीन
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