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GOOD LUCK CEREMONY
Good Luck Ceremony was organized for the students of Class X on February 10, 2023. The ceremony was presided over by the members of the management. The ceremony commenced with the formal welcome extended by Ms. Anita Mahajan, Additional Principal. It was followed by an inspirational song and a motivational thought. A session on STAYING HEALTHY was conducted by Dr. Hema Anand, who guided students about how to manage stress by practising time management and retaining a healthy diet. Facilitators of the secondary department shared valuable tips on do’s and don’ts to be practised while preparing for the boards.
Thereafter, they presented a musical rendition to motivate the students and gave away mementos and greeting cards wishing good luck to the young prodigies. All the students were overwhelmed with gratitude towards their mentor's care and concern.
At the outset, reverred Managing Director Sir, Dr. Rajesh Hassija blessed the students and inspired them to continue with their efforts in the right direction and attain excellence in their future endeavours.
Indraprastha Organizes the Annual Sports Meet
Indraprastha WORLD SCHOOL organized a mega sports event, Urja- Khel Utsav- 2023 on Saturday, February 4, 2023. The event was graced by the benign presence of Smt. Neeraj Bala, Commandant of 88th Women Battalion while the event was presided by Smt and Dr. A. S Rana and the Managing Director of school, Dr Rajesh Hassija along with the other esteemed members of the management.
The grand event commenced with the hoisting of the school flag followed by the guard of honour extended to the chief guest. All the students took the oath to participate in sports with enthusiasm and showcase their spirit of true sportsmanship. It was followed by the Inter-House March Past, a highly competitive event where the four houses eyed for the first place. The highlight of the show was the school band, who enthralled the spectators with their marvellous display of talent, coordination and team work.
More verve and vigour was added to the sports meet, when the talented and energetic yoga team exhibited a power- packed performance that left the audience awe- struck with their panache. The entire sports meet was interspersed with the mesmerizing drills like- five elements, taekwondo, patriotic drill, pom pom drill, bamboo drill etc. The displays made way for the highly awaited athletic events where competitiveness among the students soared high. Subsequently, there were some fun races for Montessori wing. These little shining stars enchanted everyone with their rhythmical movements. Thereafter, young athletes from class I to V displayed their physical agility and stamina on the field. Even parents got an opportunity to prove their physical fitness by participating in races. They proved that age is no bar for running and winning on the tracks. Finally, the winners were felicitated with the trophies and certificates.
It was a day filled with sportsmanship, enthusiasm, and memories to cherish.
Indraprastha Celebrates 74th Republic Day
"This Republic Day let us work together towards building a strong and developed nation. Let the world look up to us for our strengths."
Brimming with gusto and enthusiasm, the students of Indraprastha celebrated the 74th Republic Day. The occasion was graced by the benign presence of Shri. Manoj Kumar, SHO, West Delhi. The event was presided by Dr. A.S.Rana , Chairman Indraprastha Group of Schools and the members of the management. Ms. Anita Mahajan, Vice Principal extended a formal and floral welcome to the Chief Guest and the other members of the management.
The programme commenced with the unfurling of the tricolour, representing the hopes and aspirations of the citizens of India and paying tribute to the sacrifices of the martyrs of India. To mark the importance of this day, a grand celebration was held in the school premises. The mood for the day was set by the talented percussionists of Indraprastha who played the marvellous instrumental music of 'Sare Jahan Se Accha.' It was followed by a scintillating patriotic song. The entire arena reverberated with the patriotic renditions presented by the school choir and enthralled the spectators. Brimming with patriotic zeal and fervour, the students presented a short poem, student's talk highlighting the achievements of India, and mime act. The nukkad natak ' Adhikaar' showcasing the importance of the constitution and fundamental rights was the highlight of the day.
Infact, the exquisite mélange of patriotism, talent, and wisdom added more sheen to the celebrations. The Chief Guest acknowledged the efforts of the students for putting up a wonderful show. The grand celebrations culminated with the vote of thanks given by the Headmistress (Middle Wing), Ms. Vijaya Sharma.
Indraprastha Celebrates the Annual Extravaganza 2022
Indraprastha WORLD SCHOOL, Paschim Vihar, celebrated its Annual Extravaganza on Friday, November 18, 2022 a combination of talent and creativity. The portals of the school illumined with lights casting a warm glow, with decked up stage and the ambience echoed with the loud cheers of the ebullient spectators.
The Chief Guest, Shri Himanshu Gupta, I.A.S. Director, Directorate of Education, Govt. of NCT of Delhi graced the occasion with his benign presence. The function was illuminated with the graceful presence of the revered Chairperson and Chairman, Smt. and Dr. A. S. Rana, Managing Director, Dr.Rajesh Hassija, and Additional Director, Madam Anupama along with the other members of the management and distinguished guests. The guests were warmly welcomed by the mellifluous performance presented by the School choir.
School Principal, Ms. Shikha Arora delivered the welcome address. Annual Report of the session was presented by the school Head boy and Head girl. The programme commenced with a traditional lighting of the ceremonial lamp followed by a scintillating inaugural dance dedicated to Lord Shiva, a marvellous blend of flair and originality gave a befitting start to the event.
More than 180 students were felicitated with laurels for their commendable endeavours in curricular and co-curricular arena in the Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony. It was an extraordinary moment for the Indraprastha family when the Hon’ble Chairman Sir, Dr. A.S. Rana was bestowed with his degree of Honorary Doctorate and honoured with the most coveted S.K Bhattacharya Award for his commendable contribution as a philanthropist in the field of Education.
The school souvenir Vision 2022 was released on this auspicious day. The chief guest lauded the efforts of the students and the management for scripting so many success stories. In his key note, Dr. Rajesh Hassija, Managing Director, Indraprastha Group of Schools, appreciated the efforts of the students and the staff members and motivated them to continue their odyssey of success in future too.
More than 1400 students of class III to XII got an opportunity to exhibit their confidence, dramatic, oratory and musical skills while presenting a musical ballet ‘Aaj Ka Chanakya” which inspired the young prodigies of IPWS to be strong , confident and focused in their endeavours and be an epitome of dedication and determination.
Vice Principal, Mr. A. A Khan extended the vote of thanks to everyone. Overall, the celebrations concluded on a happy note encouraging the students to continue with their efforts to transform their dreams into reality, set new millstones and live up to their expectations.
Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Reverberated At Indraprastha
Indraprastha WORLD SCHOOL, Paschim Vihar celebrated 75thIndependence Day (Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav) with immense patriotic fervour and zeal in the school premises. A special assembly was organised to infuse the spirit of unity, brotherhood and patriotism among the students. The event was graced by the benign presence of the school alumnus, Sh. Shubham Sharma (I.A.S), Assistant Director, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sh. Lakshay Sharma, Deputy Commissioner, Indirect Taxes. The event was presided by the Additional Director, Madam Anupama and the Manager of the school, Mr M.S. Sangwan along with the respective Heads.
The assemblage commemorated with the hoisting of the tricolour that strengthens the vision of sustaining India as one of the most vibrant democracies of the world. It was followed by a melodious soul stirring song sung by the choir group to awaken our spirits and keep our patriotic morale high. The national song ‘Vande Mataram’ echoed on Orchestra. The little cherubs of the Montessori Wing mesmerized everyone with their ramp show showcasing the daring dispositions of freedom fighters. They added charm to the occasion in their colourful attires. The students of the Middle & Secondary classes presented a fabulous voyage of the National Flag and took everyone through the lane of freedom struggle. It was followed by Power Play of Yoga by the Yoga connoisseurs.
The talented actors of Indraprastha Theatre Society, Udaan accompanied by the young and talented dancers set the stage on fire with their enthralling Hindi Ballet AARAMBH which was dedicated to Suryasen, a revolutionary who believed that, “Humanism is a special virtue of revolutionaries.”
The inspiring and motivating words of the Chief Guest, Sh. Shubham Sharma added grace to the event. He narrated his untold story to motivate the students to never stop dreaming and start believing in themselves. He congratulated everyone for their scintillating presentations. The event concluded with the rendition of the National Anthem.
Innovations in Power Sector Displayed on the Occasion of BIJLI UTSAV at IPWS
Indraprastha WORLD SCHOOL celebrated Bijli Utsav as an indispensable Ujjwal Bharat, Ujjwal Bhavishya – power @ 2047 under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM). The occasion was graced by the benign presence of Shri. Dharmendra Kumar, Additional District Magistrate, West Delhi and the team of delegates from the Power Finance Corporation, Delhi. The Programmed commenced with the welcome address extended by Mr/ S.S Rao, Chief General Manager, Power Finance Corporation.
The highlight of the gala celebration was the virtual address by the Hon’ble Prime Minister, shri Narendra Modi in his message exhorted that all remaining villages shall be electrified within 1000 days.
As part of the event a mobile exhibition and various cultural programmes were staged to impart knowledge on subjects such as the benefits of electricity and its conservation. The people were also apprised of various government schemes such as Saubhagya, Ujjala, Smart Metering and also Rights of Consumers. The event concluded with the distribution of LED bulbs as prizes to the winners of the competitions.
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.
A fervour of celebration filled Indraprastha World School when the teachers and students of different schools gathered to participate in Unnat, the mega online Inter-school competition, wherein 150 students from 27 schools across the city showcased their skills in their respective events. With an aim to facilitate empowered minds, the school hosted that competition to hone the talents of young scholars.
The Inter-school event, which comprised many competitions, was a fusion of talent, imagination, creativity, and alertness. The participants prepared zealously to excel in events like Twist the Tale, The Scoop, Render It, Science Symposia, Ecotopia, Tedtalk, Kathputli, and Hindi Chaupai Gayan. The event provided a platform for the children of eminent schools to exhibit their talents and skills with great enthusiasm and passion after post-Covid times.
Their vivacity and brilliance were reflected fully in their performances.
An encouraging speech by the school principal, Ms. Shikha Arora lifted the morale of the participants. She appreciated all the participants and spoke about the limitless potential in every individual that can be honed at every opportunity and at every stage. The event culminated with an online valedictory ceremony and a vote of thanks.
STUDENT COUNCIL SWORN-IN AT Indraprastha
“Great Leaders do not set out to be a leader…They set out to make a difference. It’s never about the role, it’s always about the goal.”
At Indraprastha, we strongly believe that leaders are not born, they are nurtured. They strive for excellence and do their best to achieve the results, and set the benchmarks for the others to emulate.
The Student Council, for the academic session 2022-23 was formally appointed and inducted in August 2022. It was a proud moment for all of us, as ‘our’ children were given away the sashes and the badges and assigned their portfolios.
Dr. Hassija, Director, Indraprastha SCHOOLS congratulated the prefectorial board members and inspired them to build a strong community, impacting lives around them, valuing honesty, being charitable, and having the feeling empathy and compassion for their fellow beings.
The Student Council pledged to inspire and motivate the fellow learners, in sync with the school motto, ‘Teach Each Child, Develop Whole Child’ to work with a vision and path to realize the ultimate goal of ensuring that Indraprastha touches new vistas of success.
Good Luck Ceremony for class X
Indraprastha SCHOOLS are a manifestation of a vision woven by the C\hairperson and Chairman Smt. & Shri A.S. Rana. The schools have been igniting and encouraging young minds to pursue their dreams and today, the institutions have succeeded in establishing themselves as premier Indian schools, which offer quality education with an international edge and exposure.
Indraprastha strongly believes that ‘Every child born into the world is a new thought of God, an ever-fresh and radiant possibility.’ Hence, it becomes essential for us as gardeners to nurture the saplings, our children right from their formative years. To fulfil this mission, Indraprastha SCHOOLS, with the state-of-the-art infrastructure, completely equipped and operational SMART classrooms, Laboratories for experiential leaning, Swimming Pools, Language Labs, Libraries and various other resources for a plethora of scholastic and co scholastic activities, have been nurturing a generation that is focussed, dedicated and brimming with self-confidence. The ultimate objective of the institute is to actively develop the ambition and potential of every student, whether it is academia or beyond academia and deeply ingrain this thought in each child that success is always the result of commitment to excellence, thoughtful planning and focussed hardwork. Over the years, Indraprastha has evolved as a ‘School of Excellence’.
Every year on April 2, Indraprastha SCHOOLS reverberate with overwhelming happiness and pride when the entire school fraternity assembles to celebrate the Founder’s Day with verve and vitality.
As we enter the second decade of our inception, we look forward to setting newer milestones of, achieving still greater heights of accomplishments. Our trust-worthy collaboration and our unquestioned cooperation would surely launch ‘our’ children into axis of success and achievements. On this special day, we renew our commitment to our duty which is to raise a generation of smart, morally upright, disciplined and responsible citizens.
“Christmas isn’t a season. It’s a feeling.” -Edna Ferber
The month of December brings a lot of warmth, hope and glad tidings. To spread the message of love and good cheer, the students of Indraprastha on the occasion of the world’s most loved and celebrated festival of Christmas organized a special assembly in hybrid mode. The occasion was a confluence of festivity and the students got an opportunity to bring in positivity and happiness. They recalled the message of Lord Jesus on this sacred occasion.
Little cherubs and the students from all grades enjoyed the plethora of activities like dancing on the feet tapping songs of Christmas, sharing motivational thoughts , singing mellifluous Christmas songs, teacher’s and student’s talk, nativity skit, extempore and jam session , too. The celebrations was made special by engaging young children in plethora of activities like – tattoo making, feeding the Santa, ringing the Santa , treasure hunt, etc.
Besides, the primary students observed the ‘Kindness week’ and impressed their mentors with their deeds. The school principal lauded the efforts of the students who made an effort to come to school and proved that we should give up our fear and must revive our hope and faith before we usher in the New Year. The celebration ended by wishing everyone “Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2021.”
Indraprastha Greets New Entrants
Indraprastha WORLD SCHOOL organized Familiarization Day on Saturday, April 3, 2021 to acquaint and introduce the new entrants of Indraprastha family. All the safety and precautionary measures of the 'new normal' were followed in the school premises and classrooms. Parents were invited slot wise to meet the mother teachers of their child. Children were happy to meet their mother teachers before the beginning of the online classes. The school was colourfully decorated with familiar cartoon characters and bunches balloons everywhere. Some activities involving no-touch were arranged for the little ones. All the parents attended the event and were highly satisfied and happy on meeting the teachers. Parents appreciated the efforts of the school.
Indraprastha Hosts Virtual Sportsvaganza
Indraprastha strongly upholds the notion that the power of the human will to compete and the drive to excel beyond the body’s normal capabilities is most beautifully demonstrated in the arena of sports.
Sports are an inseparable part of the curriculum, as they assist in the holistic development of each child. On Saturday, February 13, 2021, Indraprastha World School organized the virtual Khel Utsav – Oorja 2021 for students from class I to class XI and gave each child a platform to exhibit their potential, skills and stamina through the umpteen number of fitness and sports activities.The event was graced by the benign presence of the members of the school Management.
The celebrations commenced with formal welcome extended by the school Principal Ms Shikha Arora. The ceremonial celebrations commenced with the school flag hoisting ceremony. Hoisting a school flag is a positive affirmation of loyalty and commitment. This was followed by the torch lighting ceremony. Thereafter, the students took oath and the Hon'ble Chairman, Shri A.S. Rana declared the sports meet open.
The highlights of the event were the exquisite presentations of yogasanas, taekwondo, aerobics, and a dance presentation highlighting the importance of five elements in the life of sports stars. The entire meet was interspersed with a plethora of fitness events and activities which students enjoyed thoroughly and gave their best. The Managing Director to school, Dr Rajesh Hassija, lauded the dedication and the hard work put in by the stakeholders to give verve and strength to the institute by organising the Sports Day Virtually.
The scintillating performances vividly expressed that for Ipites Sports is a way to narrate the passion of a player, determination of a team and the extraordinary confidence to shine and set the standards for others. All the participants and winners were appreciated and acknowledged for putting up a marvellous show. Overall, the event was a visual treat to eyes and ears.
Indraprastha glitters with the confluence of Creativity and Talent
At Indraprastha WORLD SCHOOL, Annual Day gains utmost importance not only in terms of showcasing our academic excellence, but also unleashing the vibrant energy and unmatchable talent and creativeness of the children.
The occasion was graced by the benign presence of Ms Kalpana Singh, Additional Director General (Finance), Doordarshan (Prasar Bharati), New Delhi who kindly consented to witness the event and felicitate the little cherubs. The event was presided by Smt. and Shri. A.S. Rana, Chairperson and Chairman, and Dr. Rajesh Hassija, Managing Director, Madam Anupama, Additional Director, Indraprastha Group of Schools. The children were blessed to see the unconditional love and support extended to them by the conclave of dignitaries, parents and grandparents to witness the phenomenal accomplishments of their children.
Ms Asha Srivastava, Vice-Principal extended the formal welcome to the dignitaries. The programme commenced with the traditional lamp lighting ceremony along with the rendition of the shloka recital. Thereafter, the music choir of young children enthralled the audience with an inspirational song. Students apprised the audience with the extraordinary feat of achievements through the Annual Report.
This graceful evening witnessed the grandeur of the Annual Day Celebrations 2020 wherein more than 1000 children of Montessori wing, class I and II showcased their talent and fascinated the august gathering through their awe inspiring musical ballet “The Magic of Twinkle.” It beautifully conveyed the message of showing love and compassion towards animals. The scintillating mélange of creativity and talent kept the spirits of the audience high through the energetic performances.
The Chief Guest blessed the children for their commendable array of achievements and congratulated the management for setting a benchmark in the field of education as one of the leading schools of West Delhi. The audience was kept wrapped up throughout the evening until the rendering of the national anthem which signaled curtains down to the evening’s proceedings. The pride at watching their children put in a splendid effort combined with the unique setting for the evening left the parents glowing with pride. At the end, the vote of thanks was extended by Ms Ravinder Anand, Headmistress (Montessori Wing).
Indraprastha Glitters with the Annual Subject Expo- Insight 2019
Indraprastha WORLD SCHOOL organized the Annual Subject Expo- Insight 2019 a mélange of creativity, innovation, originality and knowledge where students got an opportunity to display projects, models, educational games and live demonstrations.
The occasion was graced by Hon’ble Sh. Parvesh Sahib Singh Verma, hon’ble Member of Parliament from West Delhi Lok Sabha Constituency. The inaugural ceremony was a confluence of talent where students showcased their best in the field of dance, music, theatre and sports.
The chief guest and the management visited the classrooms and observed the live presentations which proved that the young scholars of IPWS are the reservoir of talent and skills. Everyone appreciated the efforts put in by the students and faculty members. The event was a grand success.
Over Night Camp
Keeping in sync with our schools moto “Teach Each Child Develop Each Child,” Indraprastha World School organized the overnight camp for students of class I and V on the “15th and 16th of March to inculcate the leadership skills among students to face the challenges adroitly right from their formative years. The camp, also aimed at developing the spirit of sportsmanship, tolerance, and togetherness among students who spent a night away from their comfy home and adorable parents.
The camp commenced with an invigorating session of aerobics and yoga. After the assembly, they were escorted to their respective tents to keep their baggage. Thereafter, they relished a sumptuous breakfast. Brimming with excitement and energy all students lined up to participate in the adventurous and enthralling activities such as zorbing, rappelling, wall climbing, rope climbing, roller ball, burma bridge, archery and commando net etc.
More excitement and fun was in the evening in the form of magic show, camp fire, mouth watering cuisine and an exhilarating story telling session by grandparents. This enticing session evoked the feeling of love and compassion amongst the blossoming buds with smile on their visages.
The next day, children woke up with the first ray of sun and geared up for the valedictory ceremony presided by our school Principal Ms. Shikha Arora. The program started in a traditional way by invoking the almighty. It was followed by a colourful cultural bonanza for an expansive gamut of spectators.
Montessori Head Mistress, Ms. Ravinder Anand added grace to the occasion and motivated the ” little managers” through her inspirational words. All students bade farewell to their teachers and went home carrying fond memories of the camp with smile on their faces.