“Manpower without unity is not a strength unless it is harmonized and united properly, then it becomes a spiritual power”.
To commemorate Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s legacy, The Palace School celebrated National Unity Day today by conducting a special assembly.
The students sang patriotic songs and jingles bringing out the glory of the Iron Man, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, created audible magic on musical instruments, displayed various slogans on the values taught to us by him and the highlight of the program was the colourful, beautiful sight of our children representing various states of India, thereby truly bringing out the essence of Unity.
The students also took the ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas Pledge’, and vowed to work as ambassadors of Unity, Integrity, Safety and Security!!
The students of our school also participated at the celebration held at Maharaja Sawai Man Singh Vidyalaya where they participated in a group song ‘Hum Honge Kamyaab” and painted on the school walls , reiterating the values taught to us by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. The students also took part in a road march along with the students of other schools of Jaipur.
The program was concluded by a collective effort to maintain cleanliness as part of the Swacch Bharat Abhiyaan !!
Diwali is the most important event in the Hindu spiritual calendar. The festival is not just celebrated in our homes but also substantially by the Palace School family with joy and gaiety. Being the part of the events calendar Deepavali was celebrated delightedly by all alike.
The festival of lights marks the triumph of good over evil, and is widely believed to mark the return of Lord Ram to Ayodhya after vanquishing the demon King Ravana. The celebration started with a warm welcome and in keeping with the tradition, our beloved Principal Madam offered puja to Lord Ganesha and Goddess Lakshmi. The students were enlightened with the significance of the 5 day festival highlighting the importance of each day presented with the help of enactment and oration. Students from all the grades participated to treat the audience with their wonderful performances. One could also witness the beautiful rangoli decking up with floral garlands.
The occasion was used to highlight the significance of an eco-friendly and pollution free Diwali. Students tried to convey the message mentioning about the hazards that boisterous celebrations of Diwali poses to our environment.
Celebration came to an end with a formal address by Principal Madam who appreciated this endeavour of the students and encouraged them to celebrate every festival with the same spirit and enthusiasm. She also illuminated the thought of celebrating a Green Diwali and develop in each one of us the sensitivity towards nature.
The Palace School participated in Sahodaya Swimming Competition. It was held on date 15.10.2014 in Janki Devi Public School, Pratap Nagar, Jaipur.
The participants were:
- Hameer Singh Rathore (Class IX)
- Amiksh Temani (Class IX)
- Ram Chandra Temani (Class IX)
- Shrey Sethi (Class VIII)
- Pulkit Jain (Class VII)
Hameer Singh Rathore of Class IX got 3rd position in 50 Mtr. Breast Stroke -Age group under 16 years boys.
The reading week was scheduled for Class I from 22nd sept to 26th sept. different activities were planned to enhance the reading skills in the children. Show and Tell was one of the activity which the students really enjoyed, They had to bring one of their favourite toys to school and speak a few lines about it. each student got a chance to speak on the mike to enable him/her to get rid of stage fear.
Story Telling was also a part of the session which was conducted by the parents. Each day two or three parents volunteered and told stories in their own innovative, creative and en-captivating way which was thoroughly enjoyed by the children. It was followed by games such as Alphabetical Housie, Chinese Whispers etc.
It was week full of lovely interaction between teachers, parents and students building confidence in the process and learning through fun .