Globalites participated enthusiastically in the Inter house activities based on the theme Christmas
Christmas cheer is in the air to bring warmth in this season and keeping the tradition alive, Gurukul Global School organised a plethora of activities based on the theme Christmas. The Globalites made beautiful Christmas crafts, pen holders, table mats, photo frames, file folders etc. to name a few. The students were excited about the activities and put their best foot forward to show case their talent.
Outstanding performance by Globalites in PHEGIVEF ( National Art and Craft Competition)
The students of Gurukul Global School participated in 6th National Art and Craft Competition conducted by PHEGIVEF and won 57 awards in all. The students clinched 24 Gold Medals, 23 Silver Medals, 3 Phegivef Creative Awards and 2 Phegivef Outstanding Awards. The Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar was awarded with Kala Bhooshan Award. Ms Vijayata Gulati (HOD Art and Craft), Ms Kanika Sabharwal (Primary Art Teacher) and Ms Harsimran Kaur ( Kingergarten Art Teacher), each of them were also awarded with Kala Bhooshan Award. It was a proud moment for everyone.
Globalites donated woolens in collaboration with Yuvsatta
To sensitize young students for a better India and to make this world a better place to live in, Gurukul Global School in collaboration with Yuvsatta (NGO) donated woolens for young children in the State of Jammu and Kashmir, which is going through a lot of turmoil . The Globalites donated the sweaters along with the Thank You card. This child to child endeavor of love and friendship will certainly generate much needed warmth and goodwill to further sustain and strengthen the spirit of India.
Globalites celebrated Childrens Day with gaiety and fervor.
It was a fun filled morning, as the students of Gurukul Global School were excited to celebrate Childrens Day. A special assembly was organised by the teachers . The assembly included morning prayers followed by group song and bhajan by the teachers. The students were also dressed in fancy attires and gave a spectacular performance on the stage. They remembered Pandit Jawaharlal and celebrated the love that he had for all the students. Different activities were also organised for the students like story telling competition using stick puppets, drawing competition on the theme Childrens Fantasy etc. The students enjoyed very much as the teachers left no stone unturned to make this day special for them.
Disciplined Students Awarded with Night Camp
Excited students could be seen entering the premises on the bright Saturday morning of 4th Nov, 2017. They were very excited for the activities ahead. After depositing their bags at the designated places, they cheerily entered the school bus to watch movie ‘Thor’. The latest Sci-Fi movie at DT Cinema, IT Park, Chandigarh. Popcorns & Cold Drinks for all made it a refreshing experience. Students came back for lunch which they enjoyed immensely. After lunch and a little rest they dressed up in their finest dresses and enjoy the sun and the unique excitement at Sector-17 Plaza. In the evening they came back to school totally satisfied, but not tired. They came back to school and enjoy the reverberations of the DJ music & the bone fire. Nubile feet dancing tirelessly to the beats of Punjabi, Bollywood & Hollywood music, could be brought to rest only with an informative KBC Quiz. Surprisingly they were enthusiastic though even enjoy this at the end of an exciting day. The children were really happy when they saw their favorite Chinese dishes on the dinner table. Nonetheless they moved to their sleeping area, not to sleep but to further gossip and enjoy the darkness in the company of their dear friends. Next day, at 6:45, once again bubbling with excitement, the young Globlites entered in the bus for their morning walk at Sukhna Lake. Enjoying the scenic beauty of rising Sun and calm water, they walked and jogged the entire stretch of the lake; from corner to corner. Back to school, they enjoyed the streaming hot breakfast with heavy hearts. Around 10:00; we bid adieu to them.
Gurukul Global School conducted a Mock Drill to day i.e on Tuesday, 7th November, 2017. with an objective of training the students on Disaster Management. The Drill was planned on the lines of the evacuation plan made by the school architect, teachers and the students. There were about 1240 students present in their classes. Prior to it a safety audit was conducted to collect complete information of the safety equipment present in the school and the measures adopted by the school to ensure safety in times of disaster. The mock drill was conducted very smoothly. All the students, teachers and other employees evacuated the school building quickly in five minutes as soon as the fire alarm was pressed on. Later on the convenor of the Disaster Management Committee Ms. Leena Khaneja addressed the students highlighting the importance of safety measures.
Globalites won Four Gold and One bronze medal in Taekwondo Championship
2nd NTTA Classic Open National Teakwondo Championship 2017 was held at Sector 10 Chandigarh. The students of Gurukul Global School won Gold and Bronze medals in the Championship. Charanjit Singh, Inderdeep Singh Devansh Kumar and Yuvraj Singh won Gold medals each and Shagunpreet won Bronze medal. The students were congratulated and appreciated by the Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar.
Globalites clinched Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in Skating Competition
CBSE Cluster North Zone Skating Competition was held in S.S.International School, Karnal . The students of Gurukul Global School performed excellently and clinched many medals in different categories. Nanki Sandhu won Gold medal in Under-14 category, Haren Chaudhary and Panav Mahajan won Silver medal each in Under-14 and Under-12 category . Last but not the least Akshadha Sharma won Bronze medal in Under-11 category. All the winners were appreciated for their efforts.
7th Tirak Taekwondo International championship 2017
City Boy Inderdeep Singh who is studying at Gurukul Global School, Manimajra in class 5th Won Bronze Medal in 11-12 Years Old, class C 34-38 Kg (KYORUGI), NTTA INDIA, Which was held on 21st october 2017 at John Paul II Sports Center,Assumption University, Bankok Thailand.
Indian Federation of United Nations Association
Indian Federation of United Nations Association in collaboration with UNIC for India and Bhutan and UNESCO awarded Ms Urvashi Kakkar, Principal Gurukul Global School, Chandigarh in a glittering Award Ceremony organised at UNESCO Auditorium, New Delhi on 30th October 2017. The special ceremony was organised to mark and celebrate 72 years of India s induction into UN. Eminent speakers and personalities shared their views and opinions on the role played by UNITED NATIONS as an International body in maintaining World Peace. Ms Urvashi Kakkar has been awarded the Ambassador of Peace and Mission Knowledge a unique program launched by IFUNA, UNIC and UNESCO to propagate the ideals and vision of UN amongst todays youth.
Special Assembly on the occasion of Rashtriya Ekta Diwas
The students of Gurukul Global School organised a special assembly on the occasion of Rastriya Ekta Diwas. The day is celebrated to pay tribute to Vallabhbhai Patel, who was instrumental in keeping India united. The students presented beautiful poem on Rastriya Ekta Diwas. The students took a pledge to preserve the unity, integrity and security of the nation. The observance of this day provides an opportunity to re-affirm inherent strength of our nation to withstand actual threats to unity, integrity and security of our country.
Globalites conducted a Special Assembly on Solid Waste Management
In order to spread the message of maintaining clean and green surroundings, the students of Gurukul Global School were given a project on Solid Waste Management. As a part of this unique initiative, students conducted an exhaustive research and audit on the types of solid wastes generated at their homes and in public places like a school, a shopping mall and a hospital - DT Mall and Government Hospital Sector 6, Panchkula, respectively. They collected complete data on the quantum of solid waste generated at these places and categorized them into broad categories- Biodegradable and Non- Biodegradable. Going a step ahead they also conducted an analysis on the disposal methods followed for the solid wastes generated; at home, in school, in the Mall and the Hospital. They quantified the data in the form of graphs and pie charts. The specially crafted team shared the complete information with the other students of the school during assemblies and motivated them to devise ways to reduce the quantum of wastes generated and manage it well.
Visit to Old Age Home
The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but in active charity and in willing service. Gurukul Global School believes in giving first hand experience to the learners and as a part of school s initiative to sensitize the young learners towards the aged and the needy a visit was organised to the Old Age Home, Sector 15 Panchkula. The students shared their experiences and offered them cookies, cakes etc. It was a joyous experience for all the students to visit Old Age Home and interact with the inmates. The visit was an eye opener for the Globalites.
Globalites participated in Flash Mob at Sukhna Lake
On the occasion of World Polio Day , the students of Gurukul Global School participated in a flash mob at Sukhna Lake. This flash mob was done to make people aware about Polio. It was organised by Rotary Club. It was able to attract a huge crowd and people enjoyed the performance.
Globalites won Gold and Bronze medals in Table Tennis Tournament
Even Sports Table Tennis Tournament 2017 was held at Tender Heart School, Chandigarh in which the students of Gurukul Global School clinched Gold and Bronze medals. Aariv of Class VII A clinched Gold medal in individual category. Aariv, Baljeet, Aryan Sadana and Anirudh won Bronze medal in Team Event under junior category. They were congratulated by the Principal for their efforts
GGSMUN comes to a glittering close
ime has flown on its wings ……….. Everything that begins has to end, so the culmination ceremony of GGSMUN was short but would be remembered till the next GGSMUN begins. After being a part and parcel of the rigorous regime of debates and discussions all the delegates were exhausted but yearning for more. The Zenith of the day was a panel discussion between the stalwarts of MUN debating on the issue “ EMERGENCE OF INDIA AS A GLOBAL POWER”. They really made an impact as Role Models on all the delegates who were attending the MUN for the first time when they discussed issues ranging from India’s role in security council, what diplomacy actually is, to pin pointing what are the elemental issues faced by India and requiring immediate attention. The closing ceremony of GGSMUN will also be etched in the memories for a long time to come. The Glitterati for the day included the Chief Guest Sh Vikas Ahuja- DCH Infosys, Dr. V.D. Singh- Chairman of the School Management Committee and the Managing Director Sh. Parveen Setya . After a mesmerizing instrumental medley, it was time to announce the awards. Following were the Best Delegates from each of the four committees. UNGA – Delegate Mayank Jain representing United Kingdom. UNHRC- Delegate Piyush Gambhir representing Panama. Security Council – Delegate Saksham representing Venezuela. AIPPM – Delegate Gagan Anand representing Shashi Tharoor. The Best School Delegation award was bagged by Bhavan Vidyalaya, Chandigarh. Last but not the least honorable Chief Guest Sh Vikas Ahuja addressed the gathering and congratulated Gurukul Global School for giving a platform to the students where they learnt the basic nuances to become public speakers.
A vibrant kick start to GGSMUN-2017
The bright morning of 6th October 2017 saw Gurukul Global all decked up for its maiden GGSMUN 2017 which went International when many delegates from around the globe, countries like Bangladesh and Nepal attended it. They came dressed in colourful outfits, showcasing the countries they were representing. The school auditorium was decorated beautifully to welcome the Chief Guest Mr Andrew Ayre, the British Deputy High Commissioner Chandigarh and Guest of Honor Sh Vivek Atray an ex IAS, ex Advisor, author and a motivational speaker and many other dignitaries. They were cordially welcomed by the Chairman Dr V.D.Singh and the Managing Director of the school Shri Parveen Setya. The ceremony started with a welcome song which was multilingual highlighting the theme of GGSMUN – World is One and the need for global peace. Keeping with the tradition of invoking Gods before any auspicious occasion , the globalites presented a mesmerizing Durga Stuti. The event coordinators Ms Suman Sharma and Ms Rakhee Jaswal extended a special welcome to everyone present on the occasion. The program started with the inaugural speech by Kartikey Budhwal, the Secretary General of GGSMUN. The Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar welcomed the guests and delegates saying that Gurukul Global always stands for empowering young minds and highlighting the global vision. After the speech she handed over the gavels to the various executive board members. Guest of Honor for the day Shri Vivek Atray gave a motivational speech where he congratulated the team of GGSMUN and said that now a days students are lucky and fortunate to have a platform like MUN to prepare them for the oratory skills, imbibe confidence and organise their thoughts to become incredible spokespersons. Before concluding he gave three motivational points to ponder. They were PVC i.e. Positivity for everyone to strive for, Values to be focused by everyone around the globe and Calmness, here he quoted Swami Parmahans who said , Be calmly active and actively calm. Last but not the least, the Chief Guest Shri Andrew Ayre spoke about the UN and said that since its inception in 1945, UN has always played a significant role in maintaining global peace. He also gave an insight into UK’s stand on various global agendas. He urged today s youth to make an effort to establish peace and harmony in the world. He also congratulated the students for holding such MUN’s. Before the conclusion of the opening ceremony President Nirbhay Sharma set the ball rolling and declared the GGSMUN open.
State Shooting Championship 2017
It was a proud moment for the Gurukul Global School as Seerat Chugh of Class VIII clinched a Bronze medal in 42nd Chandigarh State Shooting Championship 2017 . Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar congratulated her on her success.
Inter School Cycling Championship
Daksh Nain of Class X of Gurukul Global School clinched one Silver and one Bronze medal in U.T. Inter School Cycling Championship . He was congratulated and appreciated by the Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar
Globalites on the path of Global Peace and Non Violence
Globalites had an interactive session with Shri Bernie Meyer, popularly known as American Gandhi. Shri Bernie Meyer is an activist for 40 years who took Mahatmas message of Global Peace and Non- Violence one step further and began emulating Gandhiji in his dress, words and actions. Shri Bernie Meyer interacted with the Globalites and emphasized on the applicability of Gandhijis vision in todays world i.e. practice of Non-Violence and Global Peace. The students enjoyed the session with him and their queries were also answered well. Sh Darshan Singh, a volunteer from Yuvsatta, was also present on the occasion. Yuvsatta is an NGO who works towards the empowerment of young people internationally for peace and global citizenship, through regular youth exchange programmes.
Medical and Eye camp for supporting staff of Gurukul Global School
It has always been Gurukul Global Schools endeavour to create awareness amongst its students, staff and supporting staff about the issues of importance in their lives. In collaboration with Fortis Hospital,the school organised a complete medical and eye check up camp for the supporting staff of the school on 23rd Sept.2017. The camp was organised to create awareness about the health issues and the preventive measures to be taken
Globalites clinched Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in Skating Competition
The students of Gurukul Global School clinched 4 Gold, 1 Silver and 8 Bronze medals in Skating Championship held at Blue Bird School, Panchkula. Nanki Sandhu won 2 Gold and 1 Bronze medal, Shivin Goel won 2 Gold and 1 Silver, Haren Choudhary and Panav Mahajan won 2 Bronze medals each , Divleen, Kanwar Indradeep Singh and Akshadha Sharma won 1 Bronze medal each. It was a proud moment for the globalites. All the winners were congratulated and appreciated by the Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar.
Rally on Peace Day
Kindergarten students of Gurukul Global school, lined up for a Peace Rally with banners and posters prepared by them to disseminate the message of ‘Peace and Prosperity’ and universal values of ethics and discipline that are inculcated in them.
A dental camp was organised for the Kindergarteners of Gurukul Global School
A dental camp was organised for the Kindergarteners of Gurukul Global School.It was an interactive session with the tiny tots as they were apprised about the importance of maintaining oral hygiene. A complete dental check up was done for all the students. Some of the students were diagnosed with cavities, broken teeth and other orthodontic problems. The aim was to spread awareness about the oral health and hygiene among the students.
Kindergartners celebrated Grandparents Day at Gurukul Global School
Kindergarten students of Gurukul Global school celebrated Grandparents Day on 8 September 2017 as Grandparents are our heritage and are essential members of our families and communities. That is why a special day is set aside every year to honor them to deepen the bond between the two different generations. Number of fun activities were conducted and children performed for their grandparents. It was a sight to be treasured for everyone. A hawan ceremony was also organised in the school premesis.
POCSO Act Awareness workshop for supporting Staff
On 6th September 2017 a workshop was conducted for the supporting staff of Gurukul Global school where they were made aware of the POCSO Act 2012 ,Substance Abuse and Juvenile Justice Act.The school conducts awareness workshops on regular basis keeping the safety and security of students and everyone associated with them.
5th September is celebrated as Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnans birth anniversary and to honor him this day is marked as Teachers Day .Teachers play a very major role in making their children responsible and good human beings. Tiny tots of Gurukul Global School set the stage on fire when they enacted the roles of their teachers in the staff room and class room. The teachers were immensely touched by their poems and their performances.
An Intra School Quiz Competition on Disaster and Disaster Management
Gurukul Global School conducted an Intra School Quiz Competition on Disaster and Disaster Management in India and Japan.The students were selected from various classes by testing their general awareness. Four teams participated in the competition of mind and intellect. They were appropriately named as Team Flood, Volcano, Earthquake and Tsunami. The contestants knowledge was tested through rounds covering various disasters commonly occuring in India and Japan . There was a tough competition amongst them. The competition gave them an insight about various disasters and disaster management. The winning team was awarded by the Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar.
Special Assembly at Gurukul Global School on Natural Disasters.
To sensitize the students about the various Natural Disasters, Gurukul Global School organised a Special Assembly for the students of Classes VII to IX. A video was shown to the students depicting the commonly occurring Natural Disasters in India and Japan. The main highlights of the video were the recommended strategies to be adopted and the action plan to be taken during such disasters. The students were made aware about the post disaster relief and rehabilitation at the time of crises. The assembly was concluded with the informative tips of evacuation plan by the Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar.
Globalites shone in Carrom Tournament held at St Stephen School, Chandigarh.
It was a proud moment for Gurukul Global School as the students secured First, Second and Third positions in Boys/Girls Sub Junior Single Carrom Tournament held at St Stephens School. Sangini Mamgain of Class VIII secured First position in Sub Junior Girls Single, Harmanpreet Singh of Class II , Gungun Kakkar of Class VIII secured Second position and Shivin Singla of Class III , Gopal Kakkar and Muskaan of Class VI and Sangini Mamgain of Class VIII secured III position. The Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar congratulated the students on their achievemnet.
GGS welcomes a new batch of class 11
Air of festivity and cheer marked the Freshers’ Party 2017 held at Gurukul Global School to welcome the fresher batch of class XI on 12th August in the school auditorium. The Guest of Honour for the day was Mr. Parveen Setya, Managing Director of the school. The Senior students welcomed their fresh inmates by presenting a grand gala cultural event laced with foot tapping dances, melodious songs, theatrical performances and exciting games. Mr. and Miss. Fresher competition was the centre of attraction. Mr. Uday Sheoran and Miss. Kaveri Sateja were adjudged Mr. and Miss Fresher, respectively. The event concluded with a cake cutting ceremony followed by Thanks Giving Note by the +1 students who expressed their gratitude towards School Management and their Seniors for giving them an extremely enchanting event. At the end, Ms. Urvashi Kakkar, the Principal of the school, addressed the students that this time could be a life changing journey for them and wished the freshers to strive to leave an impression of infallibility on the walls of the school
Spirit of Freedom and Festivity comes alive at Gurukul Global School.
Keeping the spirit of patriotism alive, students and staff of Gurukul Global School celebrated the Independence Day as well as Janamashtami with fervor and gaiety. A special Morning Assembly was organised on the occasion.The cultural extravaganza which started from mellifluous patriotic songs to vibrant dance performances set everyones heart roaring. The event was celebrated with much zeal and enthusiasm. In the end the Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar addressed the assembly. She encouraged the students to grow up as worthy citizens of the country.
As is the tradition every year Janamashtami was celebrated this year too at Gurukul Global School.The Kindergarteners celebrated Janmashtami with all passion and zealous on August 9, 2017, during the special assembly in the school auditorium. Students of different classes donned the roles of Lord Sri Krishna and Gopikas amongst many other characters related to Janmashtami. The event comprised of Group Dance on the life of Krishna by UKG ,LKG and Nursery students. Group songs that show the devotion to Krishna were sung by all the teachers and students. The event was celebrated with much zeal and enthusiasm and was enjoyed by one and all.
Globalites won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in Skating Carnival.
It was a proud moment for Gurukul Global School as the Globalites won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in Skating Carnival held at Manav Mangal Smart School. Haren won one gold, one silver and one bronze medal in Inline Rink Races. Nanki Sandhu won two gold and one silver medal. Shivin won one silver medal, Panav Mahajan won one gold and two silver medals in Quards category. Last but not the least Divleen Kaur of Class III won one silver and two bronze medals in Quards category. The principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar appreciated the students on their glorious victory and motivated them to keep on doing such good work