ASHRAYA CRECHES REPORT FOR THE QUARTER JANUARY TO MARCH 2016
AshrayaCrèche New Year Party 2016
Ashraya’s annual New Year party for all the crèche children and staff was held on January 9th 2016 at Ashraya’s office premises. Children and staff from the 5 crèches - (Banaswadi, Avalahalli, Siddapura, Shivajinagar, and Indiranagar) were invited.
A total of 165 children and 16 staff members attended. Committee members and one volunteer also attended.
The sponsors for this party were:
Anne Gray OWC member- lunch and magic show; Jumporee (jumping castle) by Ms. Sudha; Nithya Reddy transport for one crèche.
Transport for the other crèches was arranged through Mani travels by Ashraya.
The crèche teachers and children started preparing for this program in December-2015. The children were very excited practicing their songs and dance items.
Every year Ms. Sudha organizes Jumporee (Jumping Castle) for the children. The children enjoyed playing on it and had great fun.
Through Ms, Sudha, a magician for the Magic Show was also organised. Mr. Satish was excellent -he kept all the children and staff entertained with his funny tricks. The children enjoyed watching him. He also got few children and staff to participate.
The children from all the 5 crèches put up a great show. All the children were beautifully dressed; they were excited and very energetic. The children from all the crèches performed very well. Each crèche got 10 minutes to perform.
Shivajinagar crèche children put up a different, entertaining program. The children performed a small skit on “The Monkey and the Cap Seller”. The children acted beautifully; specially Mugilan, who gave a splendid performance.The children also danced for a song.
Siddapura crèche had a fashion show. All the children were dressed like famous spiritual personalities.
Avalahalli crèche performed 2 dance programs. They used props like vegetables drawn on KG Cardboard. They sang a song which included all the vegetables. It was amazing to watch them using the props.
Indiranagar crèche had 2 dances – the children danced and the songs were sung by the teacher. The song was on different size of flowers and the children danced very well.
Bansawadi crèche did a dance program and the children sang rhymes
Lunch:- A special lunch was catered for all the children and staff. The menu included Vegetable Pulav, Raita and Finger Chips ordered from Subramanya Catering. Sweets were ordered from Kanthi Sweets. The children and staff liked the food; the children enjoyed eating the crispy finger chips.
New Year Gifts:- This year Ms. Shanthi Chacko -President Ashraya , handed over the New Year gifts to the respective teachers which was later distributed to all the children once they reached their crèches.
Overall it was great show. The entire programme went as per the schedule which ensured that everyone relaxed and enjoyed every bit of the programme.
The New Year Party was a great success because of the children, teachers and staff’s co-operation. A special thanks to all our crèche children for beginning the year with great energy and excitement.
PT Meeting:- This quarter is the last Parents Teacher meeting . The parents expressed their appreciation and thanked Ashraya and the staff for all the support. Admissions to formal school have started and the teachers are helping the parents in filling the forms, and guiding them about different schools the children attend.
Creche Children and staff