Events & Educational Programs
Earth Day – Special Assembly 22nd April, 2019
Lester Brown had rightly said, “We have not inherited this earth from our forefathers; we have borrowed it from our children.”
Therefore to celebrate Earth Day and to showcase our support for a safer and greener future, Team St. Teresa held a Special Assembly on this occasion. A skit highlighting the environmental issues to sensitize the students was staged. The students took a pledge to safeguard the environment as no generation has a freehold to this earth; all we have is a life tenancy with a full repairing lease. The assembly concluded with a noble gesture of watering saplings by the Academic Director, Head Mistress and Coordinators of school to show their commitment and support for sustainability of environment and our future generation.
Indirapuram, 25th Nov 2018, ST Teresa School Indirapuram organized Annual function centered around the theme “KAALCHAKRA”
Annual function of school centered round the idea of depicting changes experienced by time in varied themes summing up with a positive note of greener and happier world for posterity. Sri Ranbir Singh, RO CBSE Dehradun, presided as chief guest of the event accompanied by guest of honor Sri Bachchu. Singh registrar Gautam Buddha university.
In his welcome speech Director Sri R.R. Khanna enunciated progress of school in academics, literary and sports during academic session 2018-19.”Teachers are the pillars of our institution and it is their hard work, devotion and dedication that we are able to come out with 100 % class X and XII board results.” stated Director R.R. Khanna. “KAALCHAKRA” theme based event was formally initiated following the Annual report of the school.
It was a moment of pride when chief guest RO CBSE Dehradun Sri Ranbir Singh addressed the gathering and appreciated the efforts made by team of ST. Teresa School. He made an appeal to make the female child stronger.
Hours long cultural program was amalgamation of changes witnessed by time in various spheres consisting variety of dances, skit, mimes and musical presentations. Towards the end of the event participants were encouraged by words of appreciation of Director Sri Vijay Kumar Gulati. Programme concluded with musical performances by music department and vote of thanks by Academic Director Ms. Renu Srivastava mam. The event sensitized the students and the audience about the social and environmental concerns.
REPORT OF AN OPEN SKATING CHAMPIONSHIP COMPETITION (CLUSTER)
An Open Skating Championship competition was held on 21st August , 2018 at Chilla Sports Complex Vasundhara enclave . This skating tournament was by organised by CK Tedant Sports Foundation. Students from various school participated in it.The students of St. Teresa School acclaimed glories for the school with their outstanding performance. 5 students achieved the first position , 4 students achieved the second position and 4 students attained the third position to n different categories. All the winners were fecilitated with medals and certificates for their performance.
EXCURSION TO NATIONAL ZOOLOGICAL PARK, DELHI (GRADE –I)
An educational trip to the National Zoological Park was organized for the students of class I on 6th Oct 2018. 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 ‘Joy Ride’ in the battery operated trolleys brought about squeals of laughter and joy.
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. Children learnt a lot about the animal kingdom and their importance. Overall it was a day well spent which gave our tiny tots wonderful memories to cherish forever.
FANCY DRESS COMPETITIONS GRDAE-1
Role playing is one of the most important tool of learning. Keeping this in mind a Fancy Dress Competition was organized for the children of class1. The theme of the competition was,"Dolls Of India".
NURSERY BLUE DAY CELEBRATIONS
The Nursery sections of St. Teresa School celebrated the blue day celebration on 14-08-18 .It was pleasant and light day for tiny tots.All the children came in different shades of blue colour.Each class recited rhymes on stage one by one.They were so happy.
INTER HOUSE POEM RECITATION 2018-19.
Words make you think. Music make you feel. A song makes you feel a thought. Owing this in mind, our school organized an Inter – House Solo Singing Competition for students of Class Vi to VII on 27 th April, 2018. The theme for the competition was bhajans or sufi song. During the audition each house selected one student each from Class VI, VII and VIII to represent in the finals. All the participants put forth their enthralling performance singing melodiously which mesmerized the audience. The audience supported and appreciated the participants with roar of applause.
Theme : "Life On Our Earth".
1st Krish Agarwal(8A) Harmony.
2nd Avya Gupta(7A) Integrity.
3rd Moksh Gola(7A) Harmony.
Consolation. Anushka khrai(6A) Charity.
ENGLISH RECITATION COMPETITION(JUNIOR WING) : 01/08/2019
INTER HOUSE DISPLAY BOARD DECORATION COMPETITION CLASSES(2018-19)
Inter house board decoration competition of classes 6 to 8 held on April month 2018.
1st Humanity house
2nd Harmony house
3rd Charity house.
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION-2018
INTER HOUSE SOLO SINGING COMPETITION
Inter house Solo singing competition held on 27april 2018 for classes 6 to 8.
1st position bagged by Shikhar Pandey 8A , harmony House.
2nd position bagged by Aritra biswas 7B, charity house.
3rd position bagged by
a) Vrinda Sinha 6E, integrity house,
b) Kaustav Mukherjee 7E, humanity house,
c) Bhoomika Pandey,8E, charity house.
INTER HOUSE ADVERTISEMENT COMPETITION(07.05.2018)
Creativity is a way to look at things in a different way. St. Teresa School organized Advertisement making Competition on 7 th May, 2018 for students of Class 6 to showcase their creativity. It comprised of humorous and conceptual ad presentation by students. The students acted out on various advertisement scripts and ideas which were self composed. They performed with great enthusiasm and zeal and displayed their creativity and talent. Their spell –bound performance was applauded by the audience.
INTER HOUSE ENGLISH DEBATE COMPETITION CLASSES(09.05.2018)
INTER HOUSE NUKKAD NATAK(15.05.2018)
“Without imagination, dreams and discovery, there is no point to life.” Nukkad Nattak competition is to challenge the existing ideas and beliefs in the society and bring about the changes. Our school gave an opportunity to the students to come up and convey their ideas on a social issue “Pani ki Samsiya “on 15 th May, 2018. The student of Class VI to VII representing their house, captivated the audience with their loud voice and expression regarding water saving. No stage, no lights, no records, just loud talent. A highly energetic performance was given by each house expressing their ideologies of the change required in our life to save water. The venue was filled with applauding roar for outstanding performance of the participants.
1st position Harmony house.
2nd position Charity house participants are:
2nd position Integrity house.
INTER HOUSE FOOTBALL COMPETITION HELD ON 11.4.2018
INTER HOUSE CRICKET MATCH
Study alone can’t fetch you the life skills. A pinch of little salt and pepper is necessary to sail through the difficulties of life. Sometime it’s good to be crazy. Cricket actually binds us as a nation . To bring that craziness out of students’ routine life an Inter House Cricket Competition was held on May 5 , 2018.
The response among the participants was overwhelming . The huge number of students queued in the ground.
Few of them shone like twinkling stars and slid through the pavilion , waiting for their turn for standing ovation .
The competition was aptly able to improve children’s decision making capacity.
Winners - Harmony House
Runner up - Charity House
Winners - Charity House
Runner up - Harmony House
HINDI CALLIGRAPHY COMPETITION
Calligraphy is an art of writing beautifully. There is a famous saying: “Writing is the painting of the voice.” Writing is the primary basis of communication, history, record keeping and art. Keeping this mind, our school organized an Inter – House English Calligraphy Competition on 19 th April, 2018. All students of Class VI to VIII participated in it. The competition was held in the respective classes. Students were given a passage to write in 30 minutes. The aim was to encourage students to write neatly and present the content in proper manner, to complete the work within the given time, to make students aware of correct formation of letters and punctuation.
WINNERS OF ENGLISH DEBATE COMPETITION
WORLD HEALTH DAY
Our school conducted a special assembly on the occasion of ‘World Health Day’ on 5 th , 2018 to make students understand the importance of the day. On this day, the world leader’s pledge to ensure that everyone, everywhere can access essential quality health services without facing financial hardship. The students imparted this information through an informative speech and shared some interesting facts with the audience during the assembly.
RAKHI MAKING COMPETITION
Raksha Bandhan is a special festival celebrating the chaste bond of love between a brother and a sister. To celebrate this emotional bonding , our school organized a special assembly where the student. Students shared their views on this special event and sang songs .Raklhi making competition was also organised in school premises , where students showcasted their talent and creativity.
Please visit photo Gallery for pictures of the competition.
INTER HOUSE SCIENCE QUIZ (VI-VIII)
An inter house science quiz was held in school auditorium where all the participants from various houses participated with great zeal nad enthusiasm . Winners of the quiz are as follows
I : Humanity House
II : Charity House
III : Harmony House
IV : Integrity House
INTER HOUSE ENGLISH DEBATE COMPETITION (IX-XII)
Deabte is one of the academic activities that gives students creative room to express what they feel.The length and breadth of knowledge that they gain through this is simply unparalled. The topic of the debate "indian schools promote creativity in students" was enough to stir the thoughts of enthusiastic participants of different houses.
The competition was judged by Mr. Rajneesh Sethi and Mr. Navin Sharma.It was very evident that the teams were well prepared and they used various skills like overstatement, definition, irony etc.to convince the audiance.The participants, armed with stastics and data made their arguments more emphatic with their righteous facial expressions,body movement and gestures.All the four teams exhibited great oratorical skills but finally the winners were Sankshipta Barik of class XI-B (In favour of motion) from Integrety house and Richa Dubey of class XI-C(Against the motion)
INTER HOUSE ENGLISH PLAY COMPETITION
An Intter House English Play Competition was organized in the school auditorium. The event was presided by our Honorable Directors Mr R.R. Khanna and Mr V. Gulati.
Winners of the play are
I PRIZE : HELEN KELLER By HUMANITY HOUSE
II PRIZE: MOTHER'S DAY BY CHARITY HOUSE
III PRIZE: MACBETH BY HARMONY HOUSE
P.S. Please visit PHOTO GALLERY for pictures of the event.
St teresa always believes to find out the hidden talent of the students and motivate them to achieve their goals. So to enhance their skills "Solo Dance" competition has been organized and students from VI-VIII showed great enthusiasum.
I Prize : Ankush Singh -VII F
II Prize : Arpita Kaimal - VI G
III Prize - Anushka Pundir -VI F & Ipshita Pancholi- VI-E
Snigdha Manumdar : VIII F
vaishali Singh : VII A
SPLASH POOL PARTY
To cool off the scorching Sun, we organized Splash Pool activity for children of Nursery & KG. Children just set themselves free in the water… and had a real feel of bathing in the beach.
RED DAY CELEBRATIONS
Creativity resides in every child. A right impetus is required to bring forth the innate qualities present in a young toddler. To make the little ones familiar with colour. Students of nursery came wearing Red colour dress. Each student put tag of different red colour fruit and vegetables. Children are awarded Miss Red and Mr. Red according to their performances. Children recited rhymes related to red colour object. Children did paper tearing activity conducted by filling red strawberry in their activity book.
ISO AWARD CEREMONY
It was a proud moment for STS when ISO 9001:2008 certification was awarded to school by Mr Chander Shekhar Chauhan,Manager Certification North Zone India of Bereau Veritas Pvt Ltd.
This certification is a testimony of the quality maintained by the school in every area -be it academics, discpline ,facilities or process.It was a very pride moment for STS Family.
P.S.: Please Visit Photo Gallery for pictures of the event.
A Grand Investiture Ceremony for the Students Council at school Auditorium of St Teresa School, Indirapuram Ghaziabad.
The Academic Director, Ms. Renu Srivastava extended a warm welcome to the distinguished gathering and emphasized on the true meaning and significance of leadership.
The newly appointed Students’ Council was administered the oath, and were given sashes & badges by Honorable Directors Mr R.R. Khanna,Mr Vijay Gulati & Academic Director Ms Renu Srivastava. It was a proud moment for one and all when the members pledged to uphold the values of the school.House Captions, Vice- Captions & Prefects were also appointed & presented badges & sashes by house in charges.
The highlights on the occasion were the excerpts from the speeches of Students and the audience re-lived ‘The Joys of School Life’ through spectacular performances by the dancing divas of the school. Kavish Kankran was appointed Head Boy while Maitrayi Rajawat was appointed Head Girl of School.
The programme followed by a speech by Honorable Director, Mr. Raman Khanna who exhorted the young generation to rise up to contribute fully to the society, as responsible citizens.
P.S.: Please visit Photo Gallery for pictures of the event.
BLUE DAY CELEBRATION
Blue Day was celebrated in Pre Primary wing to teach the importance of Monsoon. To signify the theme, students came wearing blue colour dress. Theme based activities conducted for young learners like Boat Making with Paper Folding and sticking same on river drawn on scrap book, Finger Printing on cloud, Poem recitation and finally dance number on “Aaj Blue Hai Pani Pani.
Students enjoyed a lot and learned about blue colour and rainy season.
International Youth Day
On the occasion of International Youth Day the school has organized a lecture by the distinguished guest Mr. S.K. Gangal, an Ex-Education officer CBSE. During Mr. Gangal's interaction with the students of classes IX to XII, he discussed the constructive role of youth in society. He touched the areas where adolescents find themselves difficult to cope up. He also encouraged them to raise their voice against injustice and mal-practices like ragging, dowry system and discrimination against girl child common in society. Students and teachers thoroughly enjoyed the session and felt that this type of interaction should be organized more often.
Swachh Bharat, Swachh Vidyalaya Campaign
St. Teresa School Launched a Cleanliness Drive at the call of our honorable PM Narender Modi. As a whole the nation got activated, our school took active participation throughout the month. Students performed various skits the in morning assembly to motivate the youth. Special pledge to keep the school and surroundings clean was taken by the students and teachers as well. Beautiful poems, posters and slogan were made to spread awareness. Senior students went to nearby park along with their teachers as well as the Honorable Director Mr. R.R. Khanna, Academic Director Ms. Renu Srivastava and Coordinators to clean and create awareness among the nearby citizen.
ADVERTISEMENT MAKING COMPETITION
Advertisement means making a thing known to the people commercially.It is designed to promote the particular interest ,keeping in mind this concept, the creative side of students was enhanced by organising advertisement making competition in school auditorium.
Students participated edthusiastically and tried to sell their self made products to the audiance.
P.S. : Please visit "Photo gallery" for pictures of the event.
Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat
ST. Teresa school organized Ek Bharat Shresht Bharat on 25th jan 2018 three main States such as Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Uttar Pradesh taken into consideration and students were divided into each states, they show case their customs and culture with the help of folk dance. The audience was filled with enthusiasm and was mesmerized by seeing the performance.
Prakriti Mahotsav: Tarve Namah(Mission Green School)
St. Teresa School, Indirapuram (Ghaziabad), took a venture to create culture of conversation of environment among the student by teaching kids how to be environmental stewards for a lifetime. Since the school believes in a team work approach, on 16th and 18th August, 2018 the students, teachers and the Academic Director, Mrs Renu Srivastava planted 12 plants around the school premises to achieve this goal. The plantation was an endeavor by the students and teachers of ‘Eco Club of the School’, wherein 2 plants each of Ashoka , Jamun, Mango, Guava, Jackfruit and Neem were planted by 16 students and 2 teachers. Eco Club has taken up the sole responsibility of the well- being of the plants and to nurture it on daily basis as an initiative to ‘Prakriti Mahotsav’ and make the Mission Green Schools a success.
Independence Day Celebrations
14 August 2018, St. Teresa School, celebrated Independence Day with zeal and spirit befitting the occasion. Directors of the School graced the occasion. The Indian tricolour was unfurled in the school field in the morning. Thereafter, the cultural program began with the assembly organized by class IX -A. An outstanding speech was delivered by Krish Aggarwal and followed by a highly energized patriotic poem delivered by Shruti Manocha. The school choir enthralled the audience with the patriotic songs they sang. The highlight of the program was the dance performance which was highly appreciated by all. Thereafter a very motivating speech was delivered by the director to urge today's generation to value the freedom we have Secured after the sacrifices of many.
Creation -The School Exhibition 2018
“A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.”
On 21st July 2018, St. Teresa School became the platform for the display of fire of budding talents that came out of the hidden depths and left mark. An exhibition that ranged from perfectly performed “Magic Show” to the creation of Water Animals was organized in the school. The exhibition captured the attention of hundreds of parents, who were quite enamored by the extravagant display of such sophisticated creativity by their young ones. Boundaries of creativity were widened more by the inclusion of several more themes such as Girl Education, Use of Maths, Science innovations, Health & Diet and magic show etc. The exhibition was a huge success and gave a glimpse into the talent possessed by the future generation of India and as the title of thee exhibition says: It was actually a well planned and well executed ‘CREATION’
An investiture is defined as the “formal ceremony of conferring the authority and symbols of high office.” It is held during the initiation of new academic session in school, or at the conclusion of the first year. It is an academic ceremony which has symbolized the pursuit of knowledge since the Middle Ages. Today, schools view investitures as opportunities to welcome a new era and celebrate as a community. Adorning with badges and swearing in of a student for position of authority to develop the quality and skill of taking and discharging responsibilities is the prime motto of conducting investiture ceremony in each academic session.
Mother's Day Celebrations
Mother's Day is a special day of the year, dedicated to all mothers .It is celebrated all over the world. Mothers hold a special place in the hearts of children. The students and staff members of ST TERESA SCHOOL were given an opportunity to show their appreciation for their mothers on Mother's Day.
Annual Sports Day-2017-18
The School organized its ‘Annual Sports Meet 2017’ at Commonwealth Games Village, Akshardham, Delhi. Sports meet included Athletics, Tug ‘o’ War, Relay Race and many more performances and events. Students of classes Nursery to XII participated in the meet with full enthusiasm. The Chief Guest on the occasion was recipient of Padamshree Award Mahabali Satlpal Singh Ji, After the ceremonial inauguration of the meet by the Hon’ble Chief Guest, Directors of St. Teresa School, Mr. R.R. Khanna, Mr. Vijay Gulati and Academic Director Ms. Renu Srivastava, March Past by the students of four Houses led by Head Boy and Head Girl of school marked the opening of the Sports Meet. The Chief Guest in his address encouraged the students with his inspiring words. The little champs captivated the audience as they displayed sports drill, fun races Yoga and Taekwondo. Girls of middle section presented beautiful semi-classical and Bihu dances. After the cultural programs, all the participants gathered at different venues to participate in the sports events. Some of the finals of the track events also took place. Chief Guest and Directors gave away Medals/Certificates and trophies to deserving students. With a very active participation of the students and well rehearsed arrangements by the staff and management of the school, the event was a grand success.
Teacher’s Training Workshop
Life is eternal and everyday makes us learn something new and learning becomes prolific. To augment this learning process, a Capacity Building training program through workshop for continuous professional development of teachers was conducted at St. Teresa School Auditorium on 19th December 2015 facilitated CBSE. The resource person for the workshop was Mr. Kamalneet Singh from: CBSE-Centre of Excellence It included lot of individual and group activities to enhance their teaching language – skills. The experience proved to be a life time one of all sorts.
St. Teresa All India Fide Rating Chess Tournament-2016
All India FIDE Rating Chess Tournament-2016 was organized in our school from 3rd to 7th January, 2016. The Chess Tournament has drawn together many competitors and chess lovers from different parts of city. Sh. Bachchu Singhji, City Magistrate Noida, was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Mr. A.K. Raizada, Secretary UPCSA, Mr. Surender Chauhan, Secretary GDCSA, Directors of St. Teresa School – Mr. R.R. Khanna and Mr. V.K. Gulati, School Principal Mrs. Vibha Khanna and Academic Director Mrs. Renu Srivastava graced the occasion. 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes were bagged by Sharma Dinesh Kumar, Abid Ali and Deepak Katiyar respectively. Best Unrated prize was given to Sushil Kumar Verma, Sudhanshu Singh and Aryan Garg. Best of St. Teresa School prize was won by Ketan Kaushik, Anmol Verma and Tanishka Jain. Best UP Men and Best UP Women were bagged by Shami Vipin Kumar, Gaha Narayan and Karunayake Mayuri, Ananya Singhal respectively. Best Veteran Prizes Men were won by Awasti Bal Govind, Badurdin and Women prizes were given to Tanishka Kotia & Arti Singh. Rated 1200 to 1700 and rated 1701 to 2000 were won by Raj Kumar, Sawyan Baran De respectively. The best school trophy was bagged by Amity International School. St. Teresa School was declared Second runner-up and Vanasthali Public School was declared as Third runner-up.
Annual Sports Day-2015
The School organized its ‘Annual Sports Meet 2015’ on 5th December, 2015 at Commonwealth Games Village, Akshardham, Delhi. Sports meet included Athletics, Tug ‘o’ War, Relay Race and many more performances and events. Students of classes Nursery to XII participated in the meet with full enthusiasm. The Chief Guest on the occasion was recipient of Dronocharya Award Cricket Coach Sh. Gurucharan Singh. Present on the occasion was the parent community and dignitaries. After the ceremonial inauguration of the meet by the Hon’ble Chief Guest, Directors of St. Teresa School, Mr. R.R. Khanna, Mr. Vijay Gulati and Academic Director Ms. Renu Srivastava, March Past by the students of four Houses led by Head Boy and Head Girl of school marked the opening of the Sports Meet. The Chief Guest in his address encouraged the students with his inspiring words. The little champs captivated the audience as they displayed sports drill, fun races Yoga and Taekwondo. Girls of middle section presented beautiful semi-classical and Bihu dances. After the cultural programs, all the participants gathered at different venues to participate in the sports events. Some of the finals of the track events also took place. Chief Guest and Directors gave away Medals/Certificates and trophies to deserving students. With a very active participation of the students and well rehearsed arrangements by the staff and management of the school, the event was a grand success.
Teacher’s Training Workshop
Life is eternal and everyday makes us learn something new and learning becomes prolific. To augment this learning process, a teacher training program through workshop for continuous professional development of teachers was conducted at St. Teresa School Auditorium on 19th December 2015 facilitated by Ratna Sagar Publications Ltd. The resource person for the workshop was Mr. James Sunder Raj S., who has conducted over 300 programmes for school teachers all over India on effective usage and learning of English language. The seminar cum workshop was attended by the educators of different schools. It included lot of individual and group activities to enhance their teaching language – skills. The experience proved to be a life time one of all sorts.
KG Annual Day - Megha Re Megha
KG ANNUAL DAY - MEGHA RE MEGHA
St. Teresa School, Indirapuram celebrated the Annual Function of Kindergarten, titled “Megha Re Megha” on 20th December, 2015. The program started with the traditional lamp lightening followed by invoking the blessings of Lord Ganesha through chanting of mantras and a dance performance. The tiny-tots showcased both the positive and negative aspects of “Rain” through their beautiful and impactful dance performances. The show concluded with the show stopper performance where all the children came on the stage carrying banners. One could clearly witness the waves of smile spreading all across the auditorium. The audience was kept enthralled by the students who in their colourful and joyful appearance brilliantly demonstrated the theme through the assortment of difference dance performance.
Christmas is a big celebration. It is the happiest and mostly celebrated among the believers of all over the world. St. Teresa School organized a Gala Christmas program on 23rd of December in the school premises, where school students and teachers experienced the world of happiness. The program included play based on Jesus Christ’s birth and life happenings. Besides singing of carols, group dance performances added a new zeal among audience. The program was concluded with distribution of sweets and joy was spilled over to all. In the end our Hon’ble Director Khanna sir and school’s Academic Director Renu Srivastava ma’am showered their blessings and wished everyone Merry Christmas. Later along with fun and festive mood, knowledge was imparted with learning with fun activities in the classrooms with puzzle solving, Festival vocabulary building and Christmas Math Games.