Anti Cracker Campaign
With an aim to spread awareness about firecrackers causing noise and air pollution and numerous health hazards to human beings and animals, students of Guru Harkrishan Public School, Karol Bagh launched a campaign against firecrackers in the school premises.
Students were made aware of the poor air quality in Delhi – NCR and ill-effect of crackers through PowerPoint Presentations. Special lectures were also delivered in the classes. The students at length were also the main participants. They added their perspective which indicated that they were also aware of the increase in the pollution level even days after Diwali. School Principal Mrs. Jasvinder Kaur sensitized students about the ill effects of crackers. She inspired students to celebrate a ‘Clean and green Diwali’.
The harmful effects of crackers to health and environment were brought to the forefront by the staff also with a request to all to celebrate this Diwali in an eco-friendly manner.
Picnic at Adventure Island
Students of classes VI to XII of Guru Harkrishan Public School, Karol Bagh went for the picnic on 30th October at Adventure Island, Rohini. It was a much-needed break for students. Enjoyment started as students boarded the bus. They sang songs, played games on their way to the picnic spot. As they reached the spot students immediately ran for taking rides of their liking. There was the number of adventurous rides which left them spellbound. In the afternoon students were served lunch followed by a magic show which was anticipated awaited by the students. Indeed it was a great day for all the students and teachers, as it strengthened the bond between the students and their teachers.
Moods and Melodies Celebrations
Moods and Melodies celebration was organized by G. H. P. S. Karol Bagh for the students of Pre-nursery and Nursery on 30th of October, 2018. The prime purpose of the function was to raise a well-rounded child by giving every child a platform to develop all round personality. The main attraction of the function was storytelling and rhyme recitation by the tiny tots. It started with the school shabad followed by a welcome song dance. In the welcome speech, the Principal of the school, Mrs Jasvinder Kaur, extended the hearty welcome to the Parents and Principals from other play schools. She further accentuated the need for parents to devote their time to develop the potential of their kids to the fullest extent. The function gave the students a platform to develop their communication skills through storytelling and rhyme recitation. In the end the Head Mistress of the school, Mrs Gobinder Kaur, offered vote of thanks to the parents, teachers, judges and everyone who contributed to make the show unforgettable.
Senior Music Team of G. H. P. S Karol Bagh Wins Laurels for the School
The students of G. H. P. S Karol Bagh added another feather to their crown by winning 3rd position in the 14th Kirtan Competition of Delhi Schools and Colleges organised at Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gk part 2 which was dedicated to the sweet memory of Panth Rattan Giani Sant Singh Ji Maskeen. The competition sponsored by Dharam Singh Khurana Memorial Trust was held on 25th and 28th of October, 2018 in different stages. The team was first selected in qualifying round and then in the final round bagged 3rd position amongst 14 teams. The students won the hearts of the judges through their mesmerising performance. The students were judged by the following rubrics:
(a) Clarity of swars
(b) Accuracy of taal
(c) Devotional touch in singing
It was indeed a great honour for the students as well as for the Music teacher Dr. Anju Bhagat to receive school trophy, teacher trophy, music system for all the participants and the teacher and certificates of participation.
The students were applauded for their melodious performance.
Slogan Writing Competition
Guru Harkrishan Public School, Karol Bagh shines in Slogan Writing Competition (Hindi) as on September 04, 2018 at Kerala Education Sr. Sec. School. Riyanshu of Class XI C bagged the first position from senior boys category whereas Sourabh of Class VIII B bagged the second position from junior category at District Level Slogan Writing Competition (Hindi). It was a proud moment of our school.
Personal Hygiene Awareness Programme
A short awareness session on the importance of maintaining personal hygiene was conducted at GHPS Karol Bagh by the teachers of Nursery and the primary segment in their classes on 7th of September, 2018.
The students were sensitised about maintaining personal hygiene for keeping good health and better personality.
Before the presentation on personal hygiene, a short quiz was conducted to check their awaness level. With the help of posters on personal hygiene, the students were explained the causes of diseases which could be prevented by washing hands with soap. In the end, the students took a pledge to maintain personal hygiene with the following steps:
1. Washing hands before and after meals
2. Grooming their fingernails
3. Maintaining oral hygiene
4. Keeping handkerchief
5. Keeping the classroom neat and clean