Monthly Archives: November 2019

Pre-Primary Annual Day Report

On 26th November 2019 Pre-Primary Wing of the Notre Dame School celebrated its Annual Day.

The theme of the Annual Day was “Every drop Counts”.

Dressed up in vibrant colours, the tiny tots of Notre Dame School won the hearts of the parents and the guest of honours. The invitees were mesmerised by the confident performance of the little one who conveyed the beautiful message that every drop of water is precious. Hence forth we have to use it wisely and save it for the future generations to come.

Principals’s Day Celebration

On 23rd of November, Notre Dame campus looked awesome with children moving in costumes, the Principal’s office decorated with flowers, ribbons and balloons and the stage adorned with a lamp to be lit.

Principal Sr.Mary Alice and the Headmistress Sr.Mary Tanya were welcomed with much affection which could be seen in the eyes of the students. Sr.Mary Alice and Sr.Mary tanya were honoured with special prayer service by the Student Council members. An array of programme followed. Some dances, a qawwali performance, meaningful dance dance dramas, some words of appreciation , gifts, cards and bouquets were presented to the Sisters with reverence. The students expressed their love for the pillars of our school through their hard work which was seen in their performances.

The day ended with the blessings of our Sisters leaving their hearts filled with love and joy. the programme was a success

Children’s Day Celebration

“Children are not things to be moulded, but are people to be unfolded.” – Jess Lair

Children’s Day is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of “Chacha Nehru”, the first Prime Minister of India.

This year as the pollution level crossed limits in Delhi, the schools were closed on the 14th of November. Therefore, Children’s day was celebrated on the 20th of November in Notre Dame School, Badarpur.

The school glowed with the bright smiles of the children and the stage looked bright and beautiful as the teachers dressed up in attractive attires. The Children’s day programme began with a melodious song sung by the teachers, followed by a play staged in a very humorous manner which laid emphasis on the importance of education. The programme ended with a beautiful dance performance by the senior and the primary teachers and with the blessings of our Principal Sr.Mary Alice. The students were given some energizing refreshments in their respective classes. The day was a special and enjoyable one for all!!

STUDENT CULTURAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM 2019

The student cultural program is an innovative initiative by the CBSE to promote healthy and amicable environment amongst students of two schools. It not only unites two school groups but also promotes friendship in an effective way to build bridges among students from different backgrounds.

Under this program Notre Dame School Badarpur and GBSSS No 1 Badarpur, had their cultural exchange on 22October and 24 October 2019. On the 22nd , 30 boys from Notre Dame School visited GBSSS No1 Badarpur, where they were welcomed by the Principal, Staff and students with lot of warmth and affection. The students of both the schools exhibited their talent through skit, dance , mime and a patriotic song. Mr Shailender , Cluster Resource Centre Coordinator encouraged the students by his motivating speech and also taught a song to the students of both the schools. Students of both the schools interacted with each other and shared food amongst themselves.

In the second spell the gracious Notre Dame family received neighbouring school guests with lot of warmth and affection on the 24th of October 2019 by our school Principal Sr Mary Alice , staff members and other students with the school band which made it more special for them. As a tradition of Notre Dame School, the program started with a solemn prayer song and a welcome speech by the Principal. It was followed by patriotic song by the students of Notre Dame School. The guest school presented few cultural programs like action song, skits on social issues as ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padao Yojna’. They beautifully explained how education and employment of women is essential for the progress of our country. Students also discussed how plastic is damaging our environment. Few games were also organized in which children demonstrated exemplary spirit and had great fun. The students let their taste buds experience and relish the Indian delicacies with much taste and fun.

At the conclusion of the program, Mr B N Dubey , Cluster Coordinator blessed the gathering and appreciated the exchange program and was overwhelmed by the hospitality and participation of both the schools. As a token of love and to greet Diwali wishes, the host school presented handmade card and diyas to the guest students and teachers.
The program was a milestone in our personal and professional journey of knowing each other. This report cannot be concluded without mentioning the unstinted support and involvement of : Mr B N Dubey, Mr Shailendar, Dr N P Sharma and Sr Mary Alice.
We wish this relationship between Notre Dame and GBSSS No 1 Badarpur to grow from strength to strength with each passing year.

Health and Physical Education (HPE) SEWA by Std.XI

On September 7, 2019 students of XI B took part in a day’s activities of an NGO named ‘Jansharnam’ in Molarband extension. This NGO is taken care of by Mr.Ramanshu Verma and his team which consists of six teachers.

Students of Class XI B presented a cultural programme for 140 children. They sang songs, discussed with children about their problems and motivated them to continue their studies. The children of the ‘Jansharnam’ also showcased their talents. Students distributed notebooks, clothes and had sweets together.

Notre Dame school students took this service under the guidelines of CBSE HPE programme. It was an enriching visit for the students, mentors, children and the ladies of the NGO.