Junior Sports Day - 2018
The Junior Sports Meet of East Point School 2018-19, held on 17th November 2018 was a proud moment for the children. It was a true honour to have Ms. Meenakshi Pahuja as the Chief Guest who is the Assistant Professor, P.E Dept at Lady Sri Ram College, Delhi University. She has brought laurels to the nation at various swimming events nationally as well as internationally. Also gracing the occasion we had the school’s Chairperson, Ms. Amita Gupta, Principal Ms. Anubha Srivastava and Manager Ms. Vandana Sood. The sports day flagged off with Ms Meenakshi releasing the balloons of 6 colors representing the six colours of the houses. The students who assembled according to their houses paraded. They were led by their house Marshal and Coordinator. Music is an important part of the primary curriculum, not only to encourage interest in the art itself, but also to enhance their social and communication skills. Keeping this in mind, the young childrenof class 4 and 5 playedcongos, tambourines, triangles, bongos, drums and rattles thereby giving rhythm to the parade. The tiny tots from class Iperformed a cartoon dance, dressed up as their favourite cartoon characters including Tweety, Mickey Mouse, Doraemon, Angry bird and Nobita as well. The highlight of the day, the much awaited athletic events beganwith various races, hurdles, relays and cycle races ranging from classes I-V. To add more colours and zeal to the events, we had class IV dressed up as Charlie Chaplin with classic moves on a foot tapping number, appreciated by the audience. Class III performed the Yoga drill– highlighting human body’s dexterity, balance and flexibilitywith great ease and finesse. Keeping the spirits of sports high, the students of class V performed gymnastics and pyramids showcasing different movements contributing to overall fitness, alertness and discipline in the children. The students received appreciation for their great performance and utmost efforts taken. Their parents present there supported and applauded their endeavors. The ‘Sports person of the year’ title was bagged by Panav of IVA. Likewise the‘Sports girl’ title was won by Vidhi Negi of 5D and Piyush of class VC won the‘Sports boy’ title. The‘Best class’ award was rendered to class IIA led by Ms. Priyanka Chauhan as the class teacher and the‘Best House’ trophy was proudly won by Gandhi house.
Senior Annual Day
“All the world’s a stage and all men and women are merely players”
East Point School celebrated its Annual Day on 13 th October 2018 in the school premises inattendance of the estemmed Chief Guest Dr. Sunil Sondhi(Principal of Maharaja AgrasenCollege, D.U.), members of the management, staff and parents.This year our students and staff decided to jointly create the magic of theatre in the school.The school and the gathering witnessed a miscellany of creativity, imagination and hardwork as the children presented their rendition of Hamlet by William Shakespeare. The playshowed the journey of Hamlet from sanity to lunacy as he embarks on a voyage of vengeanceagainst his uncle Claudius, who killed his father. Hamlet promises to avenge for such aheinous crime. The play is a testimony that the need to take evenge sows the seeds of hatredand one then gets webbed in chaos and unsettling brutality.An exhibition titled Global Theatre was crafted specially to illuminate the facets of theatreunknown to the layman. The students of classes VI-XI exhibited their works on myriad topicsas follows:CLASS VI-National and International theatre artistCLASS VII- Backstage EssentialCLASS VIII- Influence of Theatre in Changing the Society and AttitudeCLASS IX- History of TheatreCLASS X- Biographies of Plays and SynopsisCLASS XI- Theatre Enhancing Wellness, Happiness and SportsThe day was also important for those students who through grit and determination scoredan ace in the session 2017-18. Theses acclam3ed wonders were felicitated by our Chiefguest Dr. Sunil Sondhi , who motivated them to scale greater heights. Students who havebeen scoring 90 percent for more than two years consecutively were given special accoladeslike maroon ties, maroon blazers, trophies, etc.The winners of three rolling trophies were also announced which were as follows.BEST DEBATER: VINAYAK DANGWAL (IX B)EXCELLENCE IN HINDI- CHHAVI VERMA (IX A)EXCELLENCE IN ENGLISH- SUCHITRA BISWAS (XI- C)The school expresses its utmost gratitude and appreciation for the unconditional supportfrom the students, staff and parents for making this day reach full fruition and memorable.
Keeping the festive spirits high our Primary wing of East Point School enthusiastically presented a special assembly to celebrate Dussehra on Tuesday, 16 October 2018. The cultural programme was organised in the school premises where our tiny tots of Nursery and KG performed dance and drama to depict the life of Lord Rama. They learnt the values of love, empathy and victory of good over evil. Through this dance-drama our little stars enhanced their speaking and dramatic skills. Our students beautifully presented famous scenes from the epic such as Vanvas, Setu Nirman, Ashok Vatika and the battle between Lord Rama and Ravana. Following this event, we had taken up some activities within the classrooms such as drawing, elocution, creative writing in Hindi, English and Sanskrit.
On 5th September 2018 , our
school had the solemn privilege to host the commencement programme of Viraasat
under the aegis of SPIC MACAY. It was an honour to have Pt. VISHWA MOHAN BHAT,
a Grammy Awardee and the recipient of Padma Bhushan and Padma Shree, to bless
the presence with his sanctified presence. He was shouldered by the eminent
table artist Pt. Ram Kumar Mishra and his son. Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhat is
profoundly known for Indianising the western Hawaiian guitar with the perfect
assimilation of sitar, sarod and veena techniques and hence rechristening the
guitar as MOHAN VEENA. The audience was enthralled with the heart reaching and
soul touching music which would resonate in the hearts till eternity.
The symphony and camaraderie of instruments especially the Mohan Veena elated the spirits in the room. This event opened the young minds to the unexplored and endearing facets of Indian culture. We hope that this encourages the young generation to embrace our Indian texture and help in the preservation of our heritage.
Orange Colour Day
The tiny tots of Nursery celebrated Orange Colour Day. All the children came dressed up in Orange colour. The kids performed various activities like tearing and pasting ,making of the fruit orange with thermocol plate. This was followed with the worksheet which helped them to identify the colour and relate to the objects around them.
Janmashtami festival was celebrated on 31st August,18 with great zeal and pomp by the children of Pre-Primary. Children came dressed as Krishna and Radha and other colourful outfits. A skit showcasing the birth of Lord Krishna was staged which was followed with colourful dance and a poem on “Natkhat Krishna”.
National Sports Day
Our school celebrated National Sports Day on 29th August 2018 to commemorate birth anniversary of famous hockey player Late Major Dhyan Chand. Our sports coordinator briefed the students of class Nursery to 3rd about his achievements and importance of sports in our life. It was followed by fun activities such as hurdle race and 50/100 mtr. race for students of Nursery to class 2. The air was filled with cheer and tons of encouragement for the young athletes of class 3, who were competing each other for a friendly football match.
Junior Celebration of Independence Day
The Independence Day celebration of the junior wing of East Point School was held on 13.08.18 and the chief guest was our Chairperson Mrs. Amita Gupta ma’am .The young Indians of classes KG to V expressed their love for the nation with much vigour and zeal through songs, dance, play and poem. They reflected their feelings of patriotism by remembering the national leaders through the skit based on the life of people of soldiers at the borders. The songs guided the students to forget all differences and marched forward in unity. The roller skating performance stunned everyone with their formation and flexibility. The Chairperson appreciated the program and asked everyone to contribute to India’s development by keeping the surrounding clean.
Independence Day Celebration
And the Golden Bird soars free for 72 years!!!East Point School celebrated India's 72nd Independence Day on 14th August 2018 in the school premises. The day was graced by the esteem presence of Mr. Abhishek Srivastava as the chief guest for the day. A journalist by heart he shared with the students the intricate and chilling glimpses of his stay in Afghanistan during the war. The celebration commenced with the hoisting of the national flag and the national anthem being sung.The day saw a realm of cultural events starting with the orchestra which played the tune of "Sandese Aate hai" which was an ode to our brave soldiers. This was followed by a Hindi poem which parused our incredible land. the students then presented a dance on Vande Matram which added patriotic flavour to the celebration. A street play which pleaded to free India from the clutches of societal demons touched many hearts and a qawwali which celebrated the unity of our country. This day shall be revered and remembered for not only its divinity but as a felicitation to all who struggled to see this day.
We praise this nation so incredible
We bow to its brave children
We raise hands to pledge freedom always
We unite to keep its glory forever...
Children of nursery and kg celebrated mothers day on 8th , 9th and 10th may respectively. To make the day memorable the children performed various cultural items like band , songs ,dance and some interesting activities were conducted for mothers.
Investiture Ceremony-Building Future
It was a memorable day for the newly appointed student council members, as they were formally badges by the esteemed Chief Guest, Dr B C Sabata on 21st April 2018. The day began with a soulful symphony presented but the orchestra of the school followed by the Saraswati Vandana, invoking the choicest blessings of Goddess Saraswati in guiding our novice leaders to tread the path of wisdom. Students of classes X presented a role play where they represented famous leaders and shared their quotes for being a responsible leader. The choir crooned two songs, encouraging the leaders to uphold the virtues and stand as exemplary. The cultural programme was followed by the solemn badging ceremony where the students took up their responsibility and oath as new office bearers. PTA awards were also given to the deserving students who proved their prowess in various spheres in the school activities. Dr B C Sabata addressed and encouraged our students to keep excelling in the future too and appreciated the effort towards the environment. The day came to a close with the President (student Council) Ayushi Chauhan’s address who motivated her mates and other students to work towards excellence.
Exhibition Towards a Better Earth
The students of the Eco Club missioned to sensitize all towards the components of sustainable living and declared the dire need to conserve Earth as a green planet through a plethora of week-long activities. A neatly and scrupulously compilation of the week was showcased by the students through an Exhibition on 21/4/18 which was graced by Dr B C Sabata, Sr Scientific Officer, Ministry of Environment. Dr Sabata interacted with the children and exposed to them his knowledge and understanding on the areas projected by them. He hailed the spirit of children and encouraged them to take up similar projects in the future too. Keeping in sync with the theme of the year, the School pledged to convert the campus to a Plastic Free Zone and do their bit for the Earth.
Annual Day - Primary
The school’s Junior Annual day cum exhibition was held on 17th March 2018.We were fortunate to have Ms. Geetika Kapoor ma’am, Founder and Director of EdEssential Eds, NSCP, Consultant School Psychologist, gracing the occasion. Students of classes II-V had put up exhibition on civilizations, namely Indus Valley, Egyptian, Mayan and Central American and Chinese respectively in the Junior basement. The students were appreciated for creating a vibrant and wide range of intriguing models. There was also Think Green and Art exhibition displaying various activities and creations of the students, attracting crowds in the quadrangle area. The cultural events marked a start with the Welcome speech by Principal ma’am, welcoming the chief guest and the parents. It was followed by Skating dance by students of classes 2-5 showcasing immense balance and agility. Students of class 1 performed an amalgam of Japanese dance, Bhangra and aerobics, with much vigor and thrill. The much awaited play ‘Cinderella’ commenced soon after, unraveling the mystical world of Ella , wherein the students showcased their acting, narrating , singing and dancing skills, creating magic onstage. It was followed by the award ceremony. The chief guest appreciated the achievers and praised the performance of the students in the play .
East Point School Vasundhra Enclave celebrated the 'Graduation Day' with lots of glitz and glam for Kindergarten children. The occasion was graced by MS.Champa Banerjee Ex- headmistress of Springdales Jaipur.The programme commenced with the annual report presented by pre-primary co-ordinator which was followed by a welcome band performed by students on various musical instruments. It was preceded by children on roller skates who took on the stage and enthralled the parents. The highlight of the day were the little ones performing the classic play 'Snow white and the seven Dwarfs' where in the actors,narrators and dancers captivated the audience by their impressive performance. The event concluded with Graduation certificate distribution by the chief guest. The children of KG were all smartly dressed up in their Graduation gowns and hats eager to begin their formal schooling.
Annual Day - Nursery
The tiny tots of Nursery classes celebrated their annual cultural day programme on 6th,7th and 8th march,2018 for sections A, B and C respectively. The little ones showcased various skills like reciting, speaking and dancing through a variety of performances like Welcome band, Pepper's value learning skit, action songs and folk dances. They mesmerized the audience with their performance.
AND THE COUNTRY BECAME REPUBLIC!!!
The day 26th January is a revered
day for all Indians as it was on this momentous day that our visionaries in the
past laid the foundation of a nation. Our school felt obligated to spread the
pride among each member of its family. The special assembly organised by
Vivekananda House began with the unfurling of our venerated Indian Flag by our
Chairperson Ms. Amita Gupta and the singing of the national anthem added a
flavour of pride and grandeur of our nation. Pulkit Singhal initiated the
ceremony with a speech about Republic Day and Ayushi Chauhan took the pledge
and read out the letter written Mr. Manish Sisodia for the school children on
the occasion of Republic Day. Our Principal Ms. Anubha Shrivastav addressed the
gathering about the eminence of Republic Day and encouraged the students to be future
visionaries of the country and be ideal citizens. As a mark of respect the
students marched in their respective contingents and showed their solidarity.
How can the day be complete without adding symphony to the atmosphere? The school resonated with the tunes of SAARE JAHAAN SE ACHHA and CHHU LENGE AASMAN.
The students from classes 1, 2 and 3 celebrated the 69th Republic Day on the 25th of January, 2018. A variety of programs were performed by them which included songs like 'We shall overcome', medleys and dances.
Spic Macay Bangalore
It was held from 24th December to 30th December 2017. Teacher coordinator was Ms. Chandrakanta and the students who went for the event were – Akshaya Arun, Akshat Khurana, Tiara Tripathi, Chhavi Verma and Devika. Series of events were conducted such as yakshagana performance orientation by kiran seth, yog nidra, concert by zakir zari, naad yoga (gurbani), intensives, yog nidra, concerts, Christmas carols, blind school performance, hath yog which was culminated with a heritage walk. During this time our students got an opportunity to learn music and dance from Sh. Alankar Singh and Sh. Shivnanda Hegde, respectively which was an enriching experience for them.
We're Dreaming of Christmas
Christmas is finally here! It is a season for not celebration alone bur also for spreading joy, peace & love. But how can Christmas be celebrated without carols? Our students of the choir lifted up the Christmas spirit with popular carols which set the beat & mood. The carols reminded all about how Christ was born and how Santa Claus spreads the message of sharing. What a great way to get in the mood for Christmas.
Christmas is a time for
sharing and caring and to spread joy.
Pre-Primary and Class 1 :- Joy and gaiety filled the environment during the Christmas celebrations on 22.12.2017. Children of KG performed the nativity scene depicting the birth of Lord Jesus. The sound of Carols and songs sung by the children transformed the atmosphere with Christmas festivities. The children had fun meeting the Santa. They enjoyed the Christmas Bazaar and the party thoroughly
To celebrate the occasion a special assembly was organized by the children of classes 2 to 4. They sang Carols and danced to the tune of “ Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells”. The entry of the Santa filled the children with delight. After the assembly they decorated their class with Christmas tree and had a class party.
Class XII Farewell
Farewell was organized for class XII batch
(2017-2018) on 22nd December 2017 by class XI students and teachers
as a token of love and affection. The programme was inaugurated with torch
planning ceremony where the class XII council members passed on the baton of
light, hope and success to class XI student council so that the legacy of
success and proficiency is carried forward. This programme was followed by the
cultural activities which included a skit, fusion choreography and singing
performance. Meanwhile the memento was distributed to class XII students. In
the end the programme ended with Mr.
& Ms. EPS competition which had 6 titles which were awarded to
students by Ms. Anubha Srivastava, Ms. Mamta Agarwal and Ms. Anuradha Singhal.
They are as follows:-
· Mr. & Ms. Funny bones was given to Akshay Thakur and Gargi.
· Mr. & Ms. Teachers delight was given to Arnav Saraswat and Aishani
. Mr. & Ms. EPS was given to Abrez and Divya.
A special mention to Akshaya Eshwar as she consistently performed in her academics as well as co-curricular activities.
East Point School organised the Annual Winter Carnival on December 9’ 2017 at the school ground. This is a mega event organized by the school each year during this month for a noble cause to raise funds, in order to facilitate the education of its economically weaker students. The one day extravaganza was kicked-off with fun-filled activities at the game stalls those which incited not only the young but also the adults to get involved. Miscellanea of talent-focused competitions as the Art, Music, Dance and Fancy dress catered to the children of all age groups. The stage kept rolling with the prize seekers and winners whose performances enthralled the crowd. The parents were glad that their children enjoyed and had a great time while participating in the event. The play zone had some tummy-tickling rides, the jump house and also the trampoline which remained the best attractions. The event was also dotted with food counters selling mouth- watering varieties of refreshments and beverages. An array of shopping and craft stalls with a collection of some exquisite jewellery, winter stuff, snacks, clothing and school’s own environment booth boosted the zest in the fest. Other attractions also included the magic show, the dance junction and the puppet show. The Music & Dance department gave an opportunity to the talented students of East Point to perform in solos, bands and even groups with Sufi, English, traditional and contemporary music. Each year, the school also organizes a ‘Lucky Raffle Draw’ having a number of prizes to ensure maximum chances for the public to win prizes. The carnival was thus packed with activities which were equally enjoyed by both kids and their parents, and was well attended. The event turned out to be a huge success.
Junior Sports Day
The Junior Sports Meet of East Point School 2017-18 was held on 25th November 2017. It was a proud moment for the children to see their parents present here to support and applaud them in their endeavors. It was a true honour to have with us our guest -Ms. LalitaChaturvedi, who has retired as Assistant Station Director at All India Radio. Also gracing the occasion we had the school’s chairperson, Amita Gupta maam, members of the managing committee Ms. Usha Ravichandran and Mr. Garg. Soon MsLalita released the balloons of 6 colors representing the six houses of our school.and the students assembled according to their houses paraded ,led by their house marshal and coordinator. Music is an important part of the Pre- primary curriculum , not only to encourage interest in the art itself , but also to enhance their social and communication skills, keeping that in mind , the events of the day began with an instrumental percussion band of class KG and Nursery, playing to the tunes of Strauss’ Radisky March. Ms. Aisha Sharif conducted the band, helping the young children play congos, tambourines, triangles, bongos, drums and rattles . The tiny tots from nursery performed some moves which help us to remain fit and strong. It was indeed a delight to see the youngest lot of the school ,trained by Pushpa ma’am perform the drill with colorful pompoms with much zeal and enthusiasm . And this was followed by the butterfly dance of class KG trained by Dhananjay sir. Then the athletic events began, the relay races for classes 2&3 and then for 4&5, trained by Satyendersir,PankajAhlawat sir, PankajPanjiar sir, Ravi sir, Ajay sir and Pintu sir. And to add some more color and zeal to the events we had the dumbbell drill by class 1 and the ribbon drill and Gujarati dance by class 5.Everyone enjoyed and cheered for the Nursery blooming flowers class race and KG caterpillar class race. It was followed by the prize distribution for KG and Nursery. It was time for some more athletic events like 75m dash, obstacle race, cycle race and hurdles wherein the boys and girls equally put their best efforts to gather maximum points for their house. Class2 performed an Olympic Drill and Bhangra. The highlight being the students dressed up in the 5 colours of the Olympic rings. And with Salsa and hip hop , an exciting combination of lively music and hip-swinging movements.Tthe young dancers of class, took all on a short trip to a world of rhythm and pirouettes. Then class 3 entered with Yoga ,Gymnastics and pyramids – highlighting body’s dexterity, balance and coordination between students. There was a race for the parents too, a three legged race , we saw participation in numbers , and the energy level of the parents was no less than that of the students. The sportsmanspirit of the parents was worth appreciation. Then the children assembled for prize distribution wherein prizes for events held on 25th, 24th and events held in the past few weeks were given to the winners. The sports person of the year was Panav of 3A, Sports girl – Vidhi , Sports boy Piyush , Best class -1-C (C.T-Ms. Mallika) and Best House –Nehru house with 573 points. Then our Chief guest, Ms. Lalita becamenostaligic and remembered her schooldays after witnessing the events in our school . She appreciated the efforts put by all the participants and encouraged all to continue working towards the betterment of the school with much energy, discipline and determination. Anubha ma’am gave the vote of thanks and appreciated the efforts of all the PET’s and the event ended with the national anthem.
Keeping the spirit of Children's day rolling. Pre Primary and Class 1 teachers presented spectacular programme making this day more joyful and memorable. Puppet show and storytelling was followed by Magic show which kept the place fill up with claps, laughter and sheer joy.
Annual Day 2017 was held on 14th October,2017. A play titled Chandragupta Maurya and an Exhibition were showcased. Mr.Bhim Sain Bassi, Member of UPSC and Ex- Commisioner of Delhi Police was the Chief Guest. President of East Point Education Society Mr. Deepak Gupta welcomed the Chief Guest.The Ceremonial lamp was lit by the Chief Guest and members of the School Management Ms Deepika Mago, Mr.Atul Chaturvedi , Mr. R.K Garg and Chairperson Ms Amita Gupta.The school report for 2016-17 was presented by Principal Ms. Anubha Srivastava alongwith members of the school Student Council Akshaya N . Eshwar, Aishani Naskar, and Vaishnavi Nair. Academic Awards and Rolling Trophies were presented by the Chief Guest to the deserving students.
Dusshera Celebration - Pre Primary
Tiny tots of Pre-primary celebrated Dussehra on 27th Sep,17 by enacting the story of Ramayana. They learned the values of love, empathy and victory of good over evil. This act enchanced their speaking and dramatics skills. They performed various episodes : Vanvas, Jatayu ,Setu , Battle between Rama and Ravana
ईस्ट पॉइंट स्कूल विद्यालय में १४ सितम्बर को हिंदी दिवस के रूप में बहुत ही उत्साह से मनाया गया I इस अवसर पर कक्षा के. जी. से तीसरी तक के लिए हिंदी भाषा सम्बंधित विभिन्न गतिविधियाँ आयोजित की गई जैसे :- शब्द लड़ी ,चित्रकला ,उक्ति लेखन ,स्वरचित कविता आदि I मुख्य अतिथि बैंक ऑफ़ बड़ोदा के क्षेत्रीय व्यापार विकास अधिकारी श्री वी. के. गुप्ता जी ने प्रतियोगिता में विजयी छात्रों को पुरस्कृत किया I उन्होंने बच्चो को संबोधित करते हुए हिंदी भाषा के महत्व को बताया I