Wow Experience of PRATAPGARH FARMS!!!
Nothing thrills the school students more than a fun day spent as picnic with their friends to an amusing place. So to add charm and interest to the students’ KALKA PUBLIC SCHOOL organized a picnic to Pratapgarh Farms, Jhajjar, Haryana for the students of XI escorted by their teachers on 7th July 2018 This picnic spot is full of fun, adventure, learning and enjoyment, amid the rolling green farmlands in the lap mother nature.
Before reaching Pratapgarh Farms, fields and open space welcomed the students as this can only be seen in a village. Upon reaching the place, the students received a royal and traditional welcome. They witnessed a very serene place with lush green fields, fun filled activities and pure rural food.The gated campus with a lake, lush green gardens – Nakshatra vatika, Rashi vatika, Navgriha vatika, Triphla kunj, Panchvati, Bodhvatika, Guru ke Bagh – was a learning experience by them.
The true display of Culture of Haryana captivated everyone’s heart as it gives a very good glimpse of Village life. The beautiful display of traditional arts like pottery, charkha, chakki, etc. was mesmerizing especially the ladies making bajra roti, makai. roti and local delicacies throughout the day were extremely friendly and great cooks The hot and tasty breakfast and lunch served was just the icing on the cake. The farm resort had a hygienic Kitchen with R.O water purifiers covered dining area laid out in ethnic style, Haveli style Halls and rural style huts for domestic and fun activities are worth appreciating.
There were numerous activities like dart shooting, archery, sling shot, air gun shooting etc., that kept the students busy the whole day. The students enjoyed camel ride and ploughing followed by tractor and cart ride. There was provision for many games like badminton, chess, table tennis, cricket etc. After enjoying these games, the students headed for the lunch which was in the form of buffet. The students also took part in rural activities such as pottery, mud lep, grinding grains, making ghee and butter milk etc. Tea, snacks, jalebi and many other such snacks were available throughout. The best part was Dj and the unlimited supply of lemonade, chaas and tea pakoras..
In gist, it was a never ending fun and our students got acquainted with a pure ambience like that of a village and got a break from the hustle and bustle of daily city life.
A Sankalan Of Witpicks 2018- Choose To Refuse
Say No To Plastic
“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” ― Mahatma Gandhi
Reflecting his golden words KALKA PUBLIC SCHOOL, ALAKNANDA, NEW DELHI organized SANKALAN -An ANNUAL INTERSCHOOL COMPETITION in the school premises.
It was a One day LITERARY -FEST scheduled on 31st JULY , encompassing several technical and non-technical events with a vision to bring together the vibrant minds across Delhi schools under one roof and to give a platform to showcase their ideas and talents in assisting the society with the various ways of getting rid of plastics.
SANKALAN has always been endowed with the host of eminent guests from Academia &Industry. A host of intellectual luminaries assembled at the venue as honoured judges .The one day extravaganza began with the ceremonial lighting of the lamp by the venerable guests and the managerial dignitaries of the institution followed by Welcome song.The Meet was declared open by the School Principal Dr. Anju Mehrotra who showered her blessings on the competitors and encouraged them.
Sankalan undoubtedly provided the students an amalgation of academia and thrill. Creative participants from New Delhi and NCR’s prestigious explored a unique dimension of knowledge to showcase their talents through a plethora of events.
Fulfilling our MISSION –CHOOSE TO REFUSE PLASTIC events in SANKALAN 2018 events ranging from Trash to Treasure highlighting substitutes to plastic to various fun filled events like, Puppet show depicting substitutes to plastic,Monoact presentation on No plastic is Fantastic.English & Hindhi Talkathon exhibiting Plastic pollution-Find a solution, the school premises was filled with enthusiasm, anxiety, curiosity and amazement.
Additionally Model making on PLASTIC-HOW TO MANAGE WASTE and SREET PLAY voicing out in air “GO GREEN AS PLASTIC IS OBSCENE" were a perfect blend of learning and realizing for an earnest change.
Say patriotism and there is a burst of emotions. The opinions are as diverse as the people itself but the spirit of patriotism dwells in all. PATRIOTIC SONG competition in Sanskrit was also organized with an aim to evoke a sense of freedom and pride for the country . Participants from various prestigious Delhi school’s loved to showcase their coding abilities, while others showed their gaming talents.Zealous participation of the talented students spoke volumes about the young minds and their perception in every field -- be it technical or non – technical event. They guaranteed to open the doors to a new perspective, where the geniuses think, plan and create.
Thus at the end of the one day extravaganza results were declared amidst tensed expectations and nail-biting suspense . Talents were recognized and rewarded. St Colombus School Faridabad took the Rolling Trophy.
A befitting end indeed to the gamut of potential was orchestrated by the future promising leaders of the country who really brought change in the air.
Uneasy is the head that wears the crown.
With power comes great responsibility
KALKA PUBLIC SCHOOL, ALAKNANDA hosted its Annual Investiture Ceremony on JULY 23rd 2018 to LEAD THE EXTRAORDINARY and to mark the formation of the school Student Council for the year 2018-19.Mr. P.K Sehgal, a noted Defense Expert &Analyst was the Chief Guest for the occasion .The event was presided over by the school Management, staff members and students .The event began with the scintillating orchestra played by talented Kpites and auspicious shalokas.
This was followed by a choreographic tribute to the valiant airhostess Neerja who risked her life by saving the lives of many passengers and was shot dead by the terrorists. The talented dancers of the school presented an entrancing ballet performance depicting her as an epitome of selfless service and sacrifice for the nation.
Tree saplings were planted together by The Chief Guest, Managerial dignitaries and the Green Ambassadors of KPS ECO CLUB.
The program was conducted with high degree of earnestness and passion. The newly elected school council were conferred badges by the school dignitaries and then they took pledge to hold the school values to high esteem. They thanked the school management giving them the opportunity to develop leadership skills and hold the school motto of KNOWLEDGE TO PERFECTION in high esteem.
The Chief Guest in his address advised the leaders saying “It is never about the road, it is all about the goal. Dr. ANJU MEHROTRA, Principal of the school congratulated the office bearers and expressed her hope that the office bearers will work for the good of the institution and deliver their responsibilities to the best of their abilities.
The function concluded with the Prize distribution to felicitate the students in pursuit of excellence.