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“There is no garden as beautiful as childhood”. Every child is a different kind of flower; together they make the world a beautiful garden. The day of 14 November i.e. Chacha Nehru’s birthday was celebrated with gusto in the school. A movie show was organized for Kindergarten students wherein they enjoyed the screening of ‘The Jungle Book’. Students of classes I & II dressed as Nehruji walked the school campus spreading the message of love. The teachers organized a special assembly for the students in which a plethora of activities like skits, dances and songs were performed to enthrall the students. A Magic Show was scheduled for classes III – V to make their day a memorable one. Students of classes VI to VIII enjoyed hoola-hoops, tongue twisters and memorization games. Teachers of senior wing put up Children’s Day cards to convey blessings and best wishes for their future endeavours. The entire school reverberated with exhilaration as it has revived a child’s heart in every person.
After the phenomenal success of ITS Quiz Whiz 2017 our team once again bagged the I prize at the “Quiz Whiz-2018” organized by ITS Ghaziabad on 2 November 2018. Our team of three students viz Vilas Tyagi XII(Sc.), Kirti Tyagi XII (Sc.) and Ashutosh Baliyan XII (Sc.) won a cash prize of Rs 51000/- and the Winner’s Trophy leaving behind 300 other schools. The school feels proud on their victory and wishes for a hat-trick by winning the quiz in 2019 as well.
The festival of lights came alive in the school through varied celebrations in all the wings. The KG Wing of our school on 2 November 2018 participated in Paper Lantern Decoration Completion with great fanfare and excitement. The whole wing wore a festive look with Diyas and Lanterns adorning the corridors. The function began with ethical dance on Ganesh Vandana followed by other cultural dances. In I & II Wing, children prepared decorative Ganeshas with paper, used CDs, shells, clay etc. to add to the festivities of Diwali. The effervescent students of classes III-V wing participated enthusiastically in Rangoli Making Competition bringing forth their creativity and aesthetic sense. The entire floor of the wing vividly displayed beautiful peacock, Ganesha and floral designs. The Diwali fervour was furthered by VI to VIII wing through active participation in Bandhanwar Making Competition and the entire IX to XII wing pledged to contribute in a drive for cracker free and safe Diwali.
Our team bagged the Cock House Trophy at Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhayay “We Commit” Competition on 1 November 2018. Kritika Malkhania won I prize for her self-composed poetry.
Yet another moment to rejoice as our skilful actors bag the II prize in Masquerade – Fancy Dress Competition held at St. John’s Senior Secondary School, Meerut on 31 October 2018. Shivank Maheshwari and Aryan Goel of class XII-A and XI-D respectively depicted the topic “All that Glitters is not Gold” vividly and brought laurels to the school.
Under the series of Sanskarshala Activity a seminar on environment “Behtar Paryavaran Behtar Jeevan” on 31 October 2018 in VI to VIII wing. A team of members from MIET presented a PowerPoint presentation. The seminar was highly informative and students gained a lot out of it. The session ended with a quiz.
“Rashtriya Ekta Diwas”, the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel our first President was observed with full vigour and enthusiasm in our school on 31 October 2018. A special assembly was organised by VI to VIII wing under the ‘Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat’ ideology. Students paid their tribute to the Iron Man of India through beautiful poems, songs, etc. They also took an oath for unity.
Team KLI won I position Trophy and Rs.9000 cash prize at ‘Star Trek’ held at City Vocational Public School on 29 and 30 October 2018. Our students participated in Scrabble, Solo dance & Hurdle Race, Quiz, Solo Song, Poem, Speech and Coding. We secured I Position in solo dance & poem, second position in speech & coding and III position in Solo dance.
Kudos to our team for their exuberant performance!
Our seasoned team has always brought laurels for the school and this time too, our team secured II position at the Final Round of Bharat Ko Jano Quiz Competition held at Shamli on 28 October 2018. Our senior students Sparsh Rastogi of class IX and Vilas Tyagi of class XII bagged the prize for the school. Prior to this round on 24 October 2018 in Round 2 We secured I position in both Senior as well as Junior category. The tough quiz was divided into three stages. First round was a written qualifying round and the other two were oral rounds. Immense pride and applaud to our super performers.
An interactive session with upcoming & rising music composer Mr. Samyak Jain was organised in our school on 27 October 2018 in the school auditorium for the students who have special interest in music. Mr. Samyak Jain guided the students informing them about various career options and trade trends in music industry.
Another momentous event to rejoice for, as our super skaters won 1 Gold, 3 Silver and 2 Bronze medals at the CBSE North Zone Skating Competition held at Sapphire International School, Noida from 24 October to 27 October 2018. It is indeed a very well deserved victory as our students proved their mettle competing with 2500 students of 192 schools. School feels elated and congratulates Pranav Gupta (XI-D), Harsh Pratap Tomar (XI-D), Vedang (VIII-G) and Akshat Mishra (III-B).
Through a very traditional special Assembly on 16 October 2018, the students of KG and I & II wing are spreading the joy and indicating that festivities are just round the corner. Dussehra was celebrated in a unique way in the respective wings through a special assembly where “the victory of good over evil was well depicted through the enactment of the scenes from Ramayana. Garba dance was the highlight of the programme.
A Special Assembly in Primary wing marked the occasion of the birth anniversary of former President and missile man of our country Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on 15 October 2018 all students of the wing gathered to pay a special tribute to the great scientist whose life has been an inspiration to the nation’s youth. Anecdotes from his life were also narrated which provided an insight to the dynamic life of this inspirational persona.
The K. G and Primary wing of our school observed the “Global Hand Wash day” on 15 October 2018. Students were made aware of the importance of regular hand wash particularly before and after meals. They were also demonstrated about how to help proper sanitation and personal hygiene. This programme was a part of an initiative from Amar Ujala “Swachh Rahein Swastha Rahein”.
Another precious crystal of achievement added to the K. L. International School crown as our super debaters once again proved their supremacy in 17th All India Deshbandhu Gold Cup Memorial English Debate 2018 held at Bijnor on 13 October 2018 in Modern Era Public school. Aviral Khanduja and Vrinda bagged the “Best Speakers’ Trophy” and brought back home the “Gold Cup” winning the First position in the debate competition. Leaving behind all 25 schools in the battle of wits our students made us proud by their excellent oratory skills.
Kudos to their mind boggling performance!
40 students from classes IV and V visited “Adarsh Traffic Park” & “Road Safety Auditorium” at Dev Nagri Inter College, Delhi Road, Meerut on 13 October 2018. The resource person, Mr. Amit Tiwari enlightened the students with the importance of traffic rules, the sign board and milestones etc. Students gained a lot of knowledge about following safety rules on road by them and their parents. Students also took a pledge that they will always follow the traffic rules.
Applause and appreciation for our team KLI for winning the “Star Innovation” trophy in Genesis 2018(An Inter Institutional Science Fest) organized by IMS, Bioscience Dept., Ghaziabad on 12th Oct. 2018. Our team participated in many events namely science quiz, Biosplash, Scientoon, oral presentation and extempore. Our extempore team bagged the 1st position, the science project team secured 2nd position whereas the scientoon team won the 3rd position. The competition provided a great learning experience to our students.
“Without progress of girls, there can be no real progress.” On Thursday, 11 October 2018, a special assembly was conducted to celebrate International Girls’ Day. Students of class XII delivered speeches in Hindi and English languages on the significance of this day and about the role of women in India after Independence. The recital of poem on the achievement of women enthralled everyone present in the Auditorium. A documentary on Nobel Prize winner Malala was shown to spur the campaign started by our present Prime Minister on “Beti Bachao Beti Padao”. Mr. S. Shekhar, Principal of the school, stressed on the importance of the birth of girl child in a family and spoke about the growth of women empowerment in India and concluded the assembly.
To observe the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, an Inter Class Bhajan Singing Competition was organized for the students of classes XI & XII on 11 October 2018 in the school auditorium. Students selected favourite bhajans of Gandhiji like Vaishnava Jana Toh, Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram and of all the religions. The young singers made the audience lost in the world of spirituality and divinity through their melodious bhajans. The artists spectacularly performed as many as 10 bhajans before the audience. Avantika Singh (XI-D) bagged first position, Nandini Mathur (XII-B) stood second and Shreya Sharma (XII-F) secured the third position.
Gandhiji’s 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations went in a unique way by the Home science students of classes XI–B & XI–E when they put all their creativity and culinary skills at display enthusiastically & participated in Diet Plan Activity on the theme “SATVIK GANDHI” on Tuesday, 09 October 2018 in the Home Science lab. The delicacies comprised of sprouts bucket, fruity basket, innovative dalias and simple satvik main course food.
It is indeed a proud moment for us as our soulful singers reached the Second round of Bharat Vikas Parishad Singing Competition and attained the second position in the event on 08 October 2018. Competing with fourteen other teams comprising of 112 students, our team was able to reach the second position in the state level competition held at IIA Hall, Meerut.
Competing with 7 schools of Meerut zone, our team of singers qualified the first round of Bharat Vikas Parishad Singing Competition on 4 October 2018 at Bhagwan Palace, Abu Lane, Meerut. Kudos to our super singers for bagging the I Prize and moving ahead towards the II Round of the competition.
On 08 October 2018 students of classes X and XII attended an eye opening Career Counselling Session conducted by the CBSE resource person- Ms. Gitanjali Kumar, a renowned counsellor and career guidance expert. Our students were benefitted by the discussions in the session like Examination stress and its remedies, time management, importance of balanced diet, meditation & yoga. She majorly stressed that career option should be choosen by interest and aptitude of the child and not by any other influence. The session was indeed very helpful for our students.
A week-long series of activities related to 150th Birth Anniversary celebrations culminated on Saturday, 06 October 2018 in a special assembly of the students from classes I to VIII. All participants clad in white attires paid a special tribute to Gandhiji by his favourite song “Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram”. Students enthusiastically participated in skit, songs and dance. The three monkeys of Gandhiji were also brought forth to speak Gandhiji’s thoughts and ideologies. The happy faces clearly indicated the students’ love towards the “Father of the Nation.”
Adding to the celebrations of Gandhiji’s 150 Birth Anniversary, classes VI to VIII participated enthusiastically in the Hasthkala Competition wherein they made handicrafts using natural products. They made products which represented the state of UP, Kerala, Arunachal Pradesh and Meghalaya. The artistic skills of our students forth through their creativity, taking the Gandhian philosophy of self-reliance further VI to VIII students also participated in a “Flash mob” with a dance performance spreading the message of swachh Bharat. The students of III to V wing very actively participated in the Declamation Competition presenting speeches delivered by Gandhiji once. They all were dressed up in Gandhiji’s attire and getup to make the occasion special.
The yoga champs of our school won the III position winning the Bronze medal in the 1st District Meerut Yoga Sports Championship 2018-19 on 2 October 2018 at Mount Litera Zee School competing against 180 students from various reputed schools of Meerut. We successfully bagged the “Championship Trophy” in the boys’ category and Bronze in girls’ category.
The super karate kids of our school have done it again by winning 5 gold, 11 silver and 8 bronze medals at the Inter-State Karate Championship 2018 organised by Self Defence Karate Do Welfare Association of India at D Block, Shastri Nagar on 2 October 2018. We competed with 170 other contestants and emerged as winners.
As an activity in the week long Gandhi Jayanti Celebration the K.G. wing students enjoyed “The Patriotic Walk” on 03 October 2018 and on the same day, classes I & II students participated in “Main Bhi Gandhi” Kavya Path Pratiyogita in a special assembly conducted in their wing. The theme for the K.G. event was to be dressed up as freedom fighter and walk the ramp as enthusiastically as the patriots themselves once did. The highlight of the event were students dressed up as Rani Lakshmi Bai, Bhikaji Cama, Subhash Chandra Bose, Begum Hazrat Mahal etc. The judges not only considered their dress and confidence but also judged them on their clarity of speech. Adding up to the series of celebrations classes IX & X students presented a short skit on “Gandhiji Ki Mann Ki Baat” wherein they vividly brought forth the inspirational moments of Gandhiji’s life and also indicated Gandhiji’s vision for his nation. The Director of the school congratulated the students for their potential and success.
Literary Club celebrated Gandhi Jayanti in their own unique way by presenting a PowerPoint Presentation on the journey of Gandhi ji as a leader and the Father of the Nation followed by a questionnaire. The session was convened by Shivank Maheshwari of XII-A and Parv Singhal of IX-C. The session was interactive & informative and it encouraged the students about simple living and high thinking.
CBSE has undergone many procedural changes not only in the framing of curriculum but also in the pattern of evaluating an answer sheet. CBSE Regional office Dehradhun organized Head Examiners’ meeting at K.L. International School, Garh Road, Meerut on 01 October 2018 to discuss the concern areas relating to the evaluation work of Board Examination 2019. A total of 182 Head Examiners from the renowned schools of Meerut participated in the meeting. A devotional ambience prevailed as the programme started with the prayer song ‘Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram’ to commemorate the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi during which two students drew the caricature of Father of the Nation to salute his principles and values.
The Vice-Chairman of the school, Mr. Tejindra Khurana welcomed Mr. Ranber Singh, RO, CBSE, Dehradun by presenting him Charkha a symbol of ‘Truth, Non-violence, Honesty’. The other dignitaries, Dr. Praggya M. Singh, Joint Secretary CoE, CBSE, Dehradun was honoured by Mr. Manmeet Khurana, Director of the school. Principal Mr. Sudhanshu Shekhar in his address upheld the improvised skills of teaching methodology wherein a child can bloom naturally.
Shri Ranber Singh, RO, mentioned about the role and responsibilities of Centre Superintendent and Head Examiners. The resource person, Dr. Praggya M. Singh, Joint Secretary, categorically stated and elaborated the various steps involved in the entire process of conducting the fair and error free Board Exams for classes X & XII students. The meeting also dealt on various kinds of challenges faced by the Head Examiners and the ways to managed them effectively. The dignitaries; Mr. Ranber Singh, Dr. Praggya M. Singh and Mr. H.M. Rout were acknowledged with mementos by the Vice-Chairman of the school. The meeting was interactive, interesting and definitely an eye opening session for the Head Examiners.The splendid event was concluded with the National Anthem.
Under the week long celebrations of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on the spot “Poster Making Competition” was organised in I & II wing on 29 September 2018. A unique duo of parent – student team enthusiastically created wonders on paper as they made posters on the Theme ‘Gandhiji’s Swachh India’. The winners were awarded with certificates.
Our students took the “Clean India Initiative” through “Swachhta Ki Pathshala” organised by Dainik Jagran and presided over by Dr. Vishwajeet Bambi on 29 September 2018.
Our school will be observing the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi in a befitting manner. The school plans a series of programmes to celebrate Gandhiji’s anniversary through week long festivities in the school from 27 August to 9 October 2018. Starting with the KG wing the students would present a Gandhi Gallery and go for a parade fully and enthusiastically celebrating his birthday week. Parent participation added another dimension to the celebration as a parent couple each from LKG & UKG sections were invited to preside over as judges in the Patriotic Walk Competition during the festive week. Students of classes I and II would enjoy Kavya Path and Poster Making Competition. Class III-V students would participate in Declamation and Special Assembly. The middle section i.e. classes VI to VIII will present the glimpses of Gandhi and exhibit their Hastha Kala through art and craft. They would also present a Flash Mob documentary adding up to the celebrations they would also actively participate in singing various songs on Gandhiji’s vision & dream of our nation. A human chain was founded by the students of VI to VIII wing to spread awareness about cleanliness. The senior wing will commemorate Gandhi in their own unique way by presenting the journey of Khadi through various activities and a Solo Bhajan Singing Competition. Last but not the least XI & XII students would talk of Gandhian Thoughts on Health & Diet and would also have a group discussion session on the ideologies of Gandhiji. Principal, Mr. Sudhanshu Shekhar would be a part of the celebration too, as he would be taking up ‘Book Reading’ sessions in various assemblies to add another flavour to the festivities.
Proud moment for school as team participated in CBSE North Zone-1 Judo Championship 2018-19 from 20 to 23 September 2018. We competed with around 1000 students from various schools of our state and were successful in bagging 1 Gold, 3 Silver and 5 Bronze medals. Our team was the proud recipient of the Overall Third position Trophy (17 & 19 (Girls)). The school eagerly awaits CBSE nationals where in the winners of this event would participate. The school wishes them all the best for the nationals
Hindi Saptah (Hindi Week) was celebrated in our school. Students of classes IX & X participated in various activities which were to commemorate and respect our national language by using it optimally. Students recited the poems of the great poets: Shri Atal Bihari Bajpayee and Gopal Das ji, profoundly known as Neeraj and also paid tribute to both the poets. Students enacted a small skit on the importance of Hindi language in our lives. The highlight of the programme was the timeline showcased through a power point presentation along with beautiful “Kavya Path”. The students were immensely benefitted by the observance of Hindi Week.
In recognition of the immense toil and excellence in the field of education, the Punjabi Ekta Manch organised a “Pratibha Sammaan Samaroh” and felicitated meritorious students and teachers from various schools of Meerut. The XI & XII toppers as well as four of our zealous teachers on 9 September 2018 in the chamber of Commerce received awards by Honourable Ex. Mayor Shri Harikant Ahluwalia. The school applauds Mrs. Simran Kaur, Ms. Etika Sethi, Mr. Dinesh Narula and Mr. Prateek Arora on receiving this award and congratulates all meritorious students for keeping the school’s name high.
Adding another feather to its decorative cap our team won 1 Gold, 1 Silver and 7 Bronze medals bringing home a total of 9 medals from Cadet & Junior State Kurash Championship 2018-19 for boys & Girls held at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Sonakpur Sports Stadium, Moradabad, U.P. on 6 and 7 September 2018. Our team will soon participate in National Kurash Championship to be held in Karnataka. Looking forward to our team’s great success ahead, we congratulate the winners!
Our team dares to dream and dares to try! And what a way to run over challenges than to win 9 Gold, 12 Silver and 8 Bronze medals at the UP State Sambo Championship 2018 held on 6 and 7 September 2018 at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Sonakpur Sports Stadium, Moradabad, U.P. Our team would further participate in National Sambo Championship (Patna) in the coming months.
Proud moment for our school as our HOD Sanskrit Dr. Uma Rahul was conferred on the CBSE Teachers’ Award 2018 by Honourable HRD Minister of state Shri Upendra Kushwaha. Dr.
Uma has been awarded with this award for her contribution to the field of education and innovations in classroom teaching. The award consists of a merit certificate, a sash and a cash prize of ` 50,000. The entire staff and management feel elated and congratulate Ms. Uma Rahul on her remarkable achievement.
The Teachers’ Day was celebrated with zeal and gaiety on our school premises on 5 September 2018 by the members of the Students’ Council, who put up a great show to pay respect to the teachers. The90 minutes programme consisted of foot tapping songs, groovy dances and fun filled interactions with the teachers. The Head Boy and Head Girl delivered the speech in Hindi and English respectively. The management graced the occasion with their benign presence and paid tribute to the entire teaching fraternity and to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary. In other wings also the day was celebrated with great enthusiasm. A basketball match was organised for the male staff & musical chairs for female teachers in VI to VIII wing. Students of classes III to V wing wished their teachers in their own special way amidst many fun filled games. The day was marked with fun and frolic for teachers to sit, relax and enjoy a movie show followed by a sumptuous lunch arranged by the management of the school.
The birthday of Lord Krishna ‘Janmashtami’ was celebrated with great fervour and gaiety in various wings of our school on 1 September 2018. The children of KG Wing came dressed in traditional attire. A beautiful backdrop was made with little Krishna in the cradle. The I & II wing also has special celebration. To make the event more exhilarating, mothers of KG & I-II wing were invited who danced to the tunes of dandiya. The school gifted them beautiful decorated flutes as a token of appreciation. In III to V wing, an origami competition was organised. Students prepared mesmerising scenes & landscapes like a lake, a forest and ekebana etc. through the collection and orientation of their origami products. It was an Inter house event and overall Prerna House emerged as a winner. The whole school swayed and reverberated in Janmashtami festivities.
Our footballers participated with full zest in the X Bro. E. T. Dunne Memorial Inter School Senior Football Tournament 2018 on 28 August 2018 at St. Mary’s Academy and won the Runner’s Up trophy giving a good fight to the opponents. Kudos to their efforts!
Our debating team from class VIII participated in the 5th St. Patrician Inter School Debate organised by St. Mary’s Academy on 25 August 2018. Leaving behind 14 other schools our school won the 2nd runner’s up trophy as a team. Swastik Dwivedi of class VIII bagged the best speaker’s Award in (for) the motion. The school appreciates the zealous efforts of our debaters and takes pride in their achievement.
A two-day ‘Cyber Security & Ethical Hacking’ workshop was organised in the school auditorium by Skillhub Infotech in association with IIT Roorkee on 27 & 28 August 2018. Eighty seven students participated in this workshop wherein they were able to learn basic terms & modules of ethical hacking and cyber security. A small competition was also organised with enriched the students with practical knowledge. Three students Harsh Verma (XII), Vansh Rana (XII) and Urjasvi (X) were selected for the next round to be held at IIT Roorkee.
The students of our school commemorated Sanskrit Day with festivity. The calendar event of the school’s Sanskrit Department saw enthusiastic participation on 27 August 2018. The festivities began with the introduction of the club followed by a floral welcome of the Chief Guest, honourable Chairman of K. L. International School Mr. Kuldeep Singh Lamba and the Guest of Honour Mr. Bharti. Then the pious lamp of the knowledge was kindled with an Invocation song. The skit ‘Niswarthdaanam’ was the highlight of the program. Chairman Sir spoke about the importance of the language and lauded the efforts of those who upheld its sanctity in a world of technology and scientific advancement. Dr. Uma Rahul also enlightened the gathering with more information of this ancient language. The entire program was presented only in Sanskrit language right from compering to each and every event. The honourable guests were presented a token of love by the school’s Vice-Chairman Sir and Director Sir. The Staff Club also expressed their heartfelt thanks and gratitude towards the ever progressive and enco uring attitude of our dynamic Chairman Shri. Kuldeep Singh Lamba.
Celebrated with different rituals, family get-together and sweets Raksha Bandhan is all about sentiments, love and enjoyment. Adding the festivities an array of programmes were conducted in the various wings. The KG wing organised Rakhi Display Act & enjoyed special tiffin and had a special assembly. All students were dressed in traditional attire whereas the students of classes I & II wing prepared beautiful decorative Thalis with varied material like paper, cloth, coloured glitter sheets etc. The best entry from each class was awarded. The students of III-V wing were totally engaged in creativity in the 'Sweet Delight' activity where they made sweet dishes like layered chocolate drinks and many other deserts/ delicacies which allowed them to develop a feeling of togetherness. The bond of love was further depicted by beautiful collages made up of photographs of our students with their siblings. The whole school was buzzed with the festivities and the happy faces of our students clearly indicated their zest and enthusiasm.
Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2018 The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Government of India.
The students of our school enthusiastically participated in a survey conducted by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Government of India through an online application 'Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2018' on 25 August 2018 on the school premises under the guidance of Ms. Aryaka Akhori, IAS Mukhya Vikas Adhikari and Shri. Brahmchari Dubey, Zila Panchayat Raj Adhakari.
In order to instil a sense of responsibility in our future citizens, the school instructed the students of classes VIII to XII to bring android mobile phones today to the school and actively participate in the survey which would be very helpful in developing our district. The school management personally attended and also contributed in the survey. The school immensely takes pride in being a very active participant in the development process of our nation.
The festival of Raksha Bandhan is a celebration of the pious bond of brotherhood and when we talk of such a bonding one can never forget our brothers in the armed forces who risk their lives for the safety and security of their fellow countrymen. Our school in order to further strengthen this bond and to express our sincere thanks to the soldiers of our forces takes a step towards them on Raksha Bandhan. 15 students from classes VI to VIII not only prepared beautiful Rakhis but also visited the military hospital to tie Rakhis to them and express their love and gratitude towards them.
On 21 August 2018 a workshop for Commerce Students of Classes XI & XII was organised in the school. The resource persons Mr. Vijit Jain and Mr. Asad from Institute of Professional of CA Course informed the students about the procedure and exam pattern of CA, they also intimated the students with strategies to prepare for CA Exam. It was a very useful workshop for the students. They learned many new things in it.
On 16 August 2018 the 13th Annual Inter School Computer Symposium COSMA was conducted by St. Mary's Academy, Meerut. Our school team came out with flying colours by proudly winning the Runner's Up Trophy. Our able participants took part in all eight categories and competing among 16 other schools. Our team secured the First position in Ad-Zap, Pic-O-Magic, Inquizitive and Unravel categories whereas we attaining the Second position in Visual Visionary category. The super performance of our team was appreciated by the Principal. Kudos for the stupendous job done!
Proud Klites joined hands to set yet another record by Skating continuously for 72 minutes holding the Tricolour in their hands. This unique event was organised by Global Records and Research Foundation for Children at Sonepat, Haryana on 15 August 2018. The school takes immense pride in their achievement.
"Freedom in the mind,
Faith in the words………
Pride in our souls……………"
Let's salute the nation on this auspicious day. Independence Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm, zeal and spirit befitting the occasion in our school by the students on 15 August 2018.
The very energetic students of III-V wing welcomed the teachers and Principal amidst patriotic slogans. The Tri-colour was unfurled by the Principal of the school along with Junior Head Boy, Junior Head Girl and Junior Apex Body members.
The School Band and Choir enthralled the audience with the patriotic songs. The highlight of the programme was the enactment of the Indian Freedom Struggle led by Gandhiji and India's journey and growth from 1947 to today. It urges the new generation to value freedom we have secured. The beautiful presentation of a talk show was another act of appreciation which bought a lot of applauses by the audience. The array of cultural programme culminated by Vande Mataram evolving the feeling of patriotism among all present.
The tiny cherubs of K. G. Wing too celebrated the colours of nationality a day before. The tiny feet swayed on the tunes of Desh Bhakti songs and recited beautiful patriotic poems and slogans. Adding to the day's festivities they also savoured 'Boondi Laddus' in their Tiffins. The entire school reverberated with patriotic fervours later chocolates were distributed to the students.
It is indeed a matter of great pride that honourable madam Bhupinder Khurana has won the prestigious "Green Thinkers Award" at Lucknow. She was felicitated by Irrigation Minister, Prof. S. P. Bhaghel, Member Environment and Rehabilitation, Dr. Afroz Ahmed and Environmentalist, Dr. Madhu Vats on 13, August 2018. It is indeed a reward of her constant hard work and green endeavours which are the tiny steps taken towards a Greener and Better World…
Kudos to her inspiring efforts and achievements!
In an Inter School Promotional Roller Skating Championship on 12 August 2018 at Mount Litera Zee School, our skating champions from classes III to V competed with 230 participants from 20 schools and brought back 5 Gold, 3 Silver and 4 Bronze medals. Their remarkable achievement was appreciated and applauded by everyone. Principal, Mr. S. Shekhar congratulated Ridhaan Kapoor, Prerit, Dorjee, Siddharth and Arnav for bagging the Gold medals and praised Yashika, Anay, Arnav, Ningma, Atharva & Suhani for winning Silver and Bronze medals respectively.
13 dedicated students from our school competed with 3200 participants from 28 states at the "All India Independence Cup karate Championship" on 10 August 2018 from classes III to VIII. They successfully brought back 1 Gold, 1 Silver and 4 Bronze medals. The whole team was appreciated for their undying spirit and winning attitude.
Kudos to our karate champs!
"The key to a greener planet is our hands. Therefore the best time to plant a tree is now." Keeping the same in mind the students of our school participated in "Ek Vyakti Ek Vriksh" Campaign. In order to initiate a step towards greener world, a special assembly was organised on the school premises on 3 August 2018. The occasion was presided over as the chief guest by Hon. Mr. Anil Lakhani, Distt Forest Officer and Mrs. Aditi Sharma along with eminent guests of honour Mrs. Anita Rana from Janhit Foundation, Environmentalist Dr. Sumit Upadhayay and Shri Rajiv Agarwal, C.A. not only motivated the students to conserve our environment but also distributed 700 saplings among students. The school pledged to take every possible step to forward the cause and contribute to make the planet a better place for everyone.
Another addition of a decoration to the luminous and industrious Principal of K. L. INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, Mr. Sudhanshu Shekhar. He's been conferred on the prestigious INSPIRING EDUCATOR OF NCR AWARD 2018 on August 1, 2018 at Delhi as a citation to his vital and matchless contribution for the all-round development of school students.
K L INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL extends heartiest congratulations to Mr. Shekhar for this excellent achievement of making his endeavours acknowledged in NCR as a wonderful captain of a school.
A four round Inter House Spell Bee Competition was organised in I - II Wing on 27 July 2018. Students of all four houses participated with full enthusiasm in activities like Fill in the missing letters, Reorder the Jumbled Words, Pronunciation and Word formulation. Prakash House, Prayas House and Pragati House won the I, II and III positions respectively.
"Congratulations and Celebrations! Felicitation & Jubilation"
A felicitation ceremony 'Bhavya Jyoti Sammann Samaroh' was organised in our school auditorium by Amar Ujala on 26 July 2018 to acknowledge the performance of the toppers of X and XII Board Examination 2017-18 of CBSE, ICSE and UP Board. The occasion was presided over by honourable DM, Meerut, Mr. Anil Dhingra. SSP, Meerut and Mr. Rajesh Pandey. They, after their short speeches felicitated the toppers for their excellent performance. The proud parents were also a part of the celebration. Vice-Chairman, Mr. Tejinder Khurana, Director Mr. Manmeet Khurana and Principal, Mr. Sudhanshu Shekhar applauded the students for their excellent accomplishments in academics and the teaching fraternity for the indomitable endeavour in shaping the future of the students.
As a step towards a cleaner and greener planet earth, our school organised a Grocery Bag Making Activity in KG Wing on 26 July 2018 to promote the usage of Eco Friendly Bags. Tiny ones brought old T-shirts from their homes and prepared bags with them under the supervision of their teachers. They also wrote slogans & messages for saving the planet Earth.
"Knowledge of language is the doorway to wisdom"
Believing in the same, K. L. International School celebrated the French Week from 16 to 24 of July 2018. It was a week of fun & excitement, with the children being fruitfully engaged in various activities to showcase their language skills. Plethora of activities like quiz, discussions on French monuments, Dial out activities to recognize famous things about France, currency, rivers etc. were the part of the French week. Grand finale was celebrated on 31 July 2018 to appreciate the efforts of teachers & students. School Principal Mr. Sudhanshu Shekhar applauded the handwork put in by the students & congratulated the staff & conveyed that such events should be conducted to have the language skills of the students.
Once again the Science wizards of our school brought laurels by bagging the III prize at Robofest 2018 organised by Robogie in IIMT Academy, Meerut on 20 & 21 July 2018. Harshit Rastogi & Harsh Verma of class XII not only learnt Black Line Programming but also exhibited extraordinary talent in the Robofest. The training by experts of Robofest Technologies proved to be quite useful and informative.
A workshop on Good Touch and Bad Touch was organised in the school on 19 July 2018 for the students of classes I & II to inform them the difference between good and bad touch to keep themselves safe and make them understand the ways to react over unsafe touch. In this workshop the coordinators also shared their views in an impressive way.
In order to inculcate the habit of cleanliness and hygiene amongst students, the KG. Wing organised a'Cleanliness Drive' on its premises on 16 July 2018. To begin with, the 'Hand Wash Day' was observed when students practically washed their hands with liquid soap. Their teachers guided them and taught them the correct way of washing hands and explained its importance in keeping oneself healthy. Students were also made aware of how they should keep their surroundings clean and tidy. The activity was performed with great fervour.
Under the British Council, ISA Project: a commercial activity of Logo and Tagline Creation was conducted for the students of commerce stream on Wednesday the 4th of July 2018. Students presented the concept enthusiastically through a PowerPoint Presentation. Further to test the understanding of the audience i.e. class VII, an interactive session was performed wherein class VII students created their own Logos and Taglines conceived by them, then and there. This activity proved to be a highly productive and effective activity which was carried out by the Young Tycoons with utmost zest.
Hindi Recitation Competition was organised for the students of KG. Wing on 13 July 2018. Tiny cherubs enthralled the audience with their enthusiastic rendition of the Hindi Poem based on the theme 'Bharat Tyoharo Ka Desh' with complete rhyme and rhythm. The participants performed with great zeal and zest.
Indeed the voice modulation and intonation of all students was worth appreciation.
'Nanhe Dramebaaz' an Inter House Drama Competition was organised in the III-V Wing on 09 July 2018 wherein students participated under two categories i.e. classes III & IV in Group-I and class V in Group –II. Prerna House bagged the First Prize in Group-I whereas Pragati House stood First in Group–II. The winners were awarded with mementoes. Students participated with great zeal and enthusiasm making this event a great success.
The hot sunny day of 9 July 2018, was enjoyed as 'Mango Mania' by the KG Wing of our school. All students enjoyed the king of fruits – Mango and also participated in various activities related to it. They were made aware of the various products of mango like jam, jellies, sashes, candies, pickles etc. They also learnt about its shape, colour and nutrients through play way method. The Mania culminated by enjoying a mango candy distributed by school.. Their happy faces were the reflection of its huge success.
Imagination is the workshop of one's mind capable of turning mind energy into accomplishment and knowledge.
Workshops are necessary for the growth of teachers to keep updated with the latest progress going on in the field of education. Hence, on 29 June 2018, an ELT workshop was held in our school auditorium where eminent resource person Mrs. Tara Chadha, an early childhood educationist expert provided an extensive overview of various practices that are required in effective classroom teaching. General mistakes done by teachers were emphasized and suggested techniques were shared with the teachers. She talked about poetry, vocabulary and grammar. The workshop proved to be highly effective.
It is a proud moment for school that the Avishkar Club VIPNET has been upgraded to "Silver Category Club" by the Vigyan Prasar Govt. of India w.e.f. 1 June 2018. The club's report have gone through a three stage evaluation process. Based on the evaluation done by the executive committee, the club has been upgraded. It is worth mentioning that for only seven schools across the country have reached this level, out of numerous clubs all over India.
A special assembly was organized in K. L. International School to felicitate all scholars on their luminous success in CBSE Class X Board Examinations by the school management. Students were honoured by giving bouquet and cash prizes.
Vice-Chairman Mr. Tejinder Khurana, Director Mr. Manmeet Khurana and the Principal of the school, Mr. S. Shekhar congratulated all the toppers.
Khushi Agarwal was given the cash prize of `21,000/- who secured 8th Rank in UP Top 10. Lavanya Raj got the cash prize of ` 11,000/-who grabbed 9th Rank in UP Top 10. Falit Sijariya was given a cash prize of ` 5,100/- who achieved 10th Rank in UP Top 10.
All the toppers thanked school management, principal and teachers. They all shared their success mantras and strategies with their juniors.
A special assembly was organized in K. L. International School to felicitate all scholars on their luminous success in CBSE Class XII Exams by school management. Students were honoured by giving bouquet and cash prizes.
Vice-Chairman Mr. Tejinder Khurana, Director Mr. Manmeet Khurana and the Principal of the school Mr. S. Shekhar all congratulated all the toppers and Rank holder.
First of all Ritika, who secured 5th Rank in All India and 2nd position in District was given the cash prize of `51,000/-. Ashtha Bansal who grabbed 6th Rank in All India and 3rd Rank in District was felicitated with a cash prize of ` 31,000. Then our science student Vipul who bagged 9th position in All India and 6th Rank in District was honoured with a cash prize of ` 21,000/-. In the same line of toppers Vidhan Gupta (Science) and Vedanshi Kela who achieved 8th and 9th Rank in District got the cash prizes of `11,000/- each.
Then all the stream toppers and subject toppers were honoured. All the toppers thanked school management, principal and then teacher. They all shared their success mantras and strategy with their juniors.
Our school hosted a 2-day "Capacity Building Workshop" organised by CBSE, Dehradun on 26 and 27 May 2018. Around 60 participants from various schools of the region attended the workshop. Eminent Clinical Psychologist & Counsellor Ms. Gitanjali Kumar & Ms. Savita Chaddha Principal DPS, Meerut, presided over as the Resource persons and enlightened the gathering with their knowledge about how teachers can be instrumental at school level in helping the students choose the right career option for themselves. Various method and case studies were discussed leaving the delegates more empowered to perform this task later. It was a highly informative workshop.
A workshop was conducted under Inspirational Science Teachers' Training Programme by Royal Society of Chemistry Cambridge, UK and Association of Chemistry Teachers C/o. Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education TIFR, Mumbai on 23 and 24 May 2018 at K. L. International School by two renowned and eminent resource persons Dr. Brijesh Pare, and Mr. Vijaya Kumar, Teacher Developer at Royal Society of Chemistry Cambridge, UK. Many active minded teachers from well-known schools of Meerut actively participated in the worksop. Culmination of the workshop was done through a valedictory ceremony in which certificate of participation were given to the teachers.
On 25 May 2018, teachers of the school attended a workshop on 'Enhancing Creative Writing Techniques' among students, conducted by Mr. Kulpreet Yadav. The session began with a discussion on creative writing. He emphasised on how important