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A Very Happy New Year to all!
At Setu 2015 ended on good note and New Year started with new challenges and new hope. In the last quarter we have received lot of corporate volunteers who helped our students in grooming their personality and gaining practical knowledge.
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I would also like to inform you that to ensure you hear more frequently from us, the Setu newsletter shall now be on the stand every month.
The students from Army Public School Noidavisited our school on 5th October. They came for an activity on child labour. They performed skit, dance and group discussion and interacted with our class 8th to 10th students.
Mayoor School Noida students along with their teacher visited our school twice for English activities. They taught students of class VI about picture composition with the help of various pictures. In their next visit, they conducted story making activity with class VIII students. Students of both schools actively participated in these activities.
Setu Students of class VIII along with Social Science teacher visited Sri Ram Millennium School Noida on 5th December for history exhibition. Through this exhibition they came to know about historical places and events happened at those places. It added to their educational knowledge.
Our Students from primary and middle section went to Mayoor School Noida to participate in their sports day on 12th and 13th of December. They energetically participated and showed their talent and grab 1st and 2nd prize in senior and junior category respectively in Relay Race.
In the month of December SOF School Noida has invited our students from primary wing to participate in various competitions organised by them. Students participated in Hindi Recitation, Rangoli Making, Fabric Painting, Pencil Sketching and Maths Quiz. Mohd Asif of class IV won third prize in Fabric Painting and second prize in sketching.
Mayoor School has invited our students for Christmas carnival. Our students from pre primary wing performed a dance there. They also enjoyed rides and lunch.
In the month of October with the help of Child help line a workshop was conducted and teenage girls of Setu were given tips on personal hygiene and “How to raise voice against wrong”.
A Workshop on Road Safety was conducted by the students of Setu for fellow students and their parents on 21st Nov. The importance of Road Safety was communicated through a skit and discussion. To know the impact of the workshop feedback was taken from the parents. Students helped them in filling it.
The Annual Setu Diwali Mela was organised on 7th Nov in school premises. Like previous years, this year too it was a grand hit. It was organised “For the students and nearby peoples, by the students” along with teachers and staff. There were many stalls of games, food and Diwali material. Students learnt about the sense of responsibility and organising while participating in the event.
This year Children Day cum Annual Function was celebrated on 14th Nov. It began with lamp lightening by our chief guest Ms. Kusum Bhatt, Mr. Arun Agarwal, our trustee Mr. Ravi Kaul along with our Principal Mrs. Indira Kaul. The program started with Sarawati Vandana, followed by fashion show and various acts based on environment by our junior students. Senior students performed skits and a nukkad natak.. It ended with award ceremony and speech by Mr. Arun Agarwal & our trustee Mr. Ravi Kaul. Master Atul Excellence award for year 2014-15 was given to Sushmita (Class X), Anisha (Class VI) and Priyanka (Class I)
Corporate visits/ volunteering
Employees from Samsung visited our school on 19th Oct. 2015 They interacted with our students and donated some stationery and notebooks.
On 28th October 2015 employees of MetLife came to our school. They interactedwith our students and participated with them in T-shirt painting, Graffiti and paper bag making excercises. Painted T-shirts were then auctioned and purchased by the employees of Met Life. It was a great fun for both students as well as for volunteers.
Our students along with 3 teachers and chief trustee were invited by Dell for their “GO_GREEN” campaign held at Hotel Leela on 4th Nov. A joint activity of pot painting was organised for students and employees of DELL legal team from all over the world . After that our students performed a dance and conducted a fashion show.
Karan Lalawat, employee of Octane, is a regular and dedicated volunteer of Setu. He visited our school and conducted sports activity for middle classes. He interacts with students and also motivates them to participate in such activities.
Mr T D Joshi and Com.D D Chopra two volunteers of our volunteers have been regularly conducting story telling sessions on Saturdays. The objective is to impart moral education in our students.
On 23rd December a puppet show based on “Health & Hygiene” was organised by Max India Foundation in our school premises. Students enjoyed the show very much and also learnt how to maintain healthy Hygiene.
During The Xmas Week employees of Nuclues Software visited Setu to celebrate Christmas and distributed gifts and refreshments to students. On 24th December our students were invited by Dalmia Group, Delhi & Noida for Christmas celebration. Our students performed Christmas Carol there. They also gave gifts to our students.
An Eye Check camp was organised by ICICI Lombard on 11th Dec. 144 students were examined by doctors. Students who had sight problems were referred for further check-up.
Mr. Atul Aggarwal, our advisor helped us in organising educational trips to National museum, Zoo, India Gate and Nehru planetarium in Delhi. He himself coordinated the trips. Children from class 7th and class 6th along with their class teachers went for the trips..
Road Safety Workshop
On 7th Oct, Our teachers Vineeta with Shalini along with students of class 8th went to India Habitat Centre Delhi to attend workshop on traffic management. Students were asked to share their ideas on managing traffic.
Setu staff participated in Airtel Half Marathon held at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on 29th November all. The objective was to promote “Road Safety”.
Annual Painting Competition
On 3rd December, 8th Annual Setu Painting Competition was held at Mayoor School, Noida. A total of 25 different schools and NGO’s participated in Painting competition. The theme was on “Road safety” and “ My Smart village”.
The yearly shield was awarded to Cambridge School, Noida and the 2nd and 3rd prizes went to Bal Bharati Public School, Noida and Om Foundation, Noida respectively.
Prizes were also awarded in two categories-In category A (Class 5 to 7), Ananya from Ryan International School , Noida claimed the 1st Prize, the 2nd prize went to Namrata from Bal Bharati Public School, Noida and the 3rd prize went to Radhika from Bal Bharati Public School, Noida. Consolation prizes were given to Garima, from Apna Ghar, Noida and Alisha from Saksham, Noida.
In Category B (Class 8-9) , 1st prize went to Ankit Sen from Cambridge School, Noida, 2nd prize went to Basundhra Jana from Bal Bharati Public School and 3rd prize went to Devojeet Modak from Bal Bharati Public School, Noida. Consolation prizes were given to Nasir of SETU Siksha Jyoti Kendra, Noida and Laxmi from Om Foundation, Noida.
Paint for Setu
Students of Class I – VIII of Mayoor School participated in “Paint for Setu” campaign for fund raising, for Setu students. Topics were “Road safety” and “My Smart Village”. Students showed their creativity and innovativeness through colours.
Eye Checkup Camp
Setu ShikshaJyoti Painting Competition
Setu Diwali Mela
Annual Day Celebrations