International Yoga Day Celebration
“ Yoga is the journey of the self through the self and to the self” – The Bhagavad Gita.
International Yoga Day is celebrated on 21st June annually. On this day the whole world comes together and practice yoga Asanas for better health and well-being. As per the invitation received from Office of District Education, Faridabad our School participated in the celebration of ‘8th International Yoga Day’ on 20th and 21st June 2022 at Sports Complex, Sector- 12, Faridabad, wherein approximately 50 students of our school participated. The students were headed and guided by our dedicated PTI s Mr. Rajkumar , Mr. Devesh, Ms. Usha and other teachers. On 20th June, the event culminated with a marathon in which our students participated with great zeal.
Summer vacation is the most awaited holidays for the school students. But apart from relaxing, this is also a time to hone and learn new skills . In this Summer vacation St. Peter’s School organized SUMMER Camps for its students. It included
• ‘KIDS FITNESS CAMP’ to practice yoga and Archery from 1st June to 7th June 2022.
• ‘Let’s Smash’ a table tennis Camp, from 26th May to 2nd June 2022.
• ‘Art & Craft online summer camp’ from 8th June to 15th June 2022.
• ‘ Dance Summer Camp’ from 25th May to 30th May 2022.
GOOD SAMARITAN GROUP MAY VISIT 2022
“People with good intentions make promise, people with good character keep them.”
A promise was made by the Good Samaritan Group at the threshold of the academic year, to inculcate the value of empathy and humanity among young Peterians towards the unprivileged.
Under this venture, the girls of class IX-X thought to celebrate “Mother’s Day” in a unique way. Keeping their wishes, under the leadership of Sr. Nirmal Mary – principal, Mrs. Sarita Sharma and Mrs. Shiney Abey organized a special Health Awareness Session for the ladies of Santhosh Nagar Sector 30-31 Faridabad. A special “Nukkad Natak” was organized by the girls of class IX-X giving awareness about personal hygiene for ladies. The girls actively participated in the program which motivated the ladies to take care of themselves and their daughters.
A special interaction session was also conducted in which the young girls stressed the ladies to send their daughters to school and to secure their future through imparting education. A special talk on ladies’ health was given by Dr. SHIMONA GALHOTRA. The doctor gave a session on various parameters to maintain good health of girl child. The ladies of Santosh Nagar understood the need to keep themselves safe from all dreadful diseases which are caused by unhygienic conditions. The students of class IX-X also distributed commodities to maintain personal hygiene.
13th May, 2022. The students of St. Peter’s school with heavy heart bid farewell to Sr. Tessy Rose – Manager of St. Peter’s school , Mrs. Rema Sudhakaran – Vice Principal, Sr. Anette – Finance Manager, Sr. Divya – Teacher. Though the moment was sad, but as a token of love and to express gratitude towards their selfless work a short cultural programme was organized by the students. The function began with the ceremony of lighting of lamp by Sr. Tessy Rose, Mrs. Rema Sudhakaran, Sr. Anette and Sr. Divya. Students presented songs , dance and skit for the occasion. Sr. Nirmal Mary appreciated each of these special members for their sincerity and dedication towards the school. Mrs. Rema Sudhakaran and Sr. Tessy Rose addressed the students and encouraged them to work hard and follow the principle of self discipline to achieve success in life.
GOOD SAMARITAN GROUP ( Humanity Is The Supreme Religion )
Serving the community is the need of the hour and it’s to be passed from one generation to another. Keeping this into consideration ‘Good Samaritan Group’ was formed in St. Peter’s School. It aims to inculcate the moral values of humanity and empathy towards the unprivileged.
The project of ‘Good Samaritan’ Group for the month of April was “Good hygiene -an easy way for healthy living”. It was organized at SANTOSH NAGAR, FARIDABAD on 29th April 2022 under the leadership of Ms. Shiney and Ms. Sarita. The program included a NUKKAD NATAK in which our 20 boys participated. It aimed at spreading awareness of personal hygiene among the mass. A talk on “IDEAL PARENTING” was given by Mrs. Seema Sharma guiding the parents to how to take care of their teenage children and to mould them to be good citizens of tomorrow . As an act for spreading awareness of personal hygiene among the people, bathing Soaps were distributed by young Peterians.
With the commencement of the academic session 2022-23, Principal – Sr. Nirmal Mary declared the formation of Clubs. A Student can choose to be a part of any club according to his/her personal interest and talent. Each club is headed by Teacher Incharges and a student Secretary. These clubs will perform various activities throughout the year and thus give opportunities to students to hone their talents and also prepare them for various competitions. These Clubs will help students to improve their leadership as well as their social skills.
In this academic session 9 clubs and 1 group is formed i.e., Eco Club , Oratory Club, Quiz Club, Archery Club, Chess Club, Table Tennis Club, Music Club, Dance Club, Art and Craft Club, Good Samaritan Group. In the month of April , 2022 the inauguration of clubs took place. Each club under the able guidance of the Teacher incharge was given a day between 25th -28th April , 2022 to conduct the inauguration ceremony in the school premises. The inauguration ceremony began with prayer song followed by students performance showcasing their talents and describing the aim and objective of their club. The ceremony culminated with motivating words by the guest – teacher for each club.
On 29th April, 2022 the investiture and Oath taking Ceremony of School’s Head Boy, Head Girl, House Captain, Vice Captain and Deputy Captain of four different houses of the school i.e, Rose House, Sunfower House, Shamrock House and Hollyhock House took place. The incharges of each house along with their teacher incharges performed a short and energetic March-Past drill in school assembly ground. Principal- Sr. Nirmal Mary entrusted the incharges their respective badges and sashes on the stage. The incharges took pledge to perform their duty with utmost sincerity in front of the whole school. Each House Captain proudly declared the motto of their house for this academic session and promised to accomplish it with full dedication.
Orientation Programme for Parents : 2022-23
An Orientation Program for the parents on the topic: “Nurturing a self-empowered child: the art of Modern Parenting” was organised by the class teachers of Classes L.K.G. to X on 9th April 2022 , Saturday at 5:00 p.m. on MS Teams.
The session started with a prayer song followed by welcoming of the parents. Parents were re-introduced to the school’s Vision and Mission. Through short videos and PowerPoint presentations teachers motivated the parents to take care of their ward and make them dedicated, committed and focused on academics and to showcase their talents in both curricular and extra-curricular activities. Through the session teachers encouraged the parents to make their wards independent to some extent. They guided the parents with some techniques that will help their children to develop 21st century skills like communication skill, leadership skill, Team work, gain valuable soft skill and knowledge about themselves. ‘As healthy body resides in healthy mind’ teachers guided the parents to give nutritious food to their children to build up their immunity. They motivated them to give wings to their ward’s dreams by helping them to achieve it. The last part of the session included answering various queries of the parents. In the end teachers thanked the parents for their valuable presence. The Orientation programme was very much appreciated by the parents as it helped them to understand that how they can together work for the development of their children and make them better citizens of the nation.
Welcome Program for Class LKG 2022-23
Praveshika Utsav; a welcome programme for the new comers of L.K.G, for the academic session 2022-23 this programme was organized on 4th April 2022. The welcome program started with a short prayer by Arnav Chauhan of Class UKG followed by reading of a passage from the Holy Bible by Shiphra of Class 2nd. Thereafter, parents were welcomed by Mrs. Pooja Ahuja. Dance performance by Swara of Class UKG filled everyone with enthusiasm. On the auspicious occasion Principal – Sister Nirmal Mary addressed the parents and informed them about the school’s rich history and its vision and mission. She also explained that for the holistic development of children both parents and teachers play a collaborative role. The programme also included a ‘Video Show’. Motivational talk by Mrs.Reeta Rastogi on ‘Role of Positive Parenting’ made parents aware of how to take care of their children in this modern era . The programme ended with a vote of thanks by Mrs Ritu Adolphus.
Beginning of new Academic Session (2022-23)
4th April ’22 marked the first day of the new academic session 2022-23 for St. Peter’s School. The day started with the morning assembly conducted by the students of class X-A. Principal Sr.Nirmal Mary, Manager – Sr. Tessy Rose , Vice Principal – Mrs. Rema Sudhakaran, Staff Secretaries- Ms. Sudha Chawla and Ms. Shivani Krishnan graced the occasion by lighting the lamp. The motivating words of Sr. Nirmal Mary (Prinicpal) inspired the students to set the goal for themselves for this academic session and strive towards it with full energy. The cultural programme presented by the students made the first day very joyous for everyone.