St.Edmund’s Jawahar Nagar organised interesting Magic shows for students of pre-primary and primary classes. The magician presented intriguing tricks that left the students and teachers spellbound. He told them that magic is only an illusion of the eyes and simple hand-tricks. Kids enjoyed the magic show. Magician played tricks with balls, handkerchief and flowers. Children could not stop their excitement and were enthralled to see them.
Travel expands your horizons and school life cannot be complete without the fun of educational tours and excursions. Keeping this in mind a 4-day educational tour was organised by St. Edmund’s school Jawahar Nagar, during which the students visited Amritsar and Dharamshala. The students enthusiastically participated in the Atari border retreat ceremony. After that, they visited the golden temple, and Jallianwala Bagh to pay homage to the innocent ones killed during the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. Students learned about various historical, religious and cultural values.
The next day the group went to Mcloedganj where the students first visited Bhagsu waterfall for an evening trek that was a blissful experience for everyone. On the last day of the trip a bonfire party was organised, that was utterly enjoyed by the students, staff, and teachers.
All in all, it was a perfect blend of fun and learning and a very enriching experience for all the student.
Students of St. Edmunds school, Jawahar Nagar Jaipur participated in Nirant organised by Jawahar Kala Kendra Jaipur ( an international art and cultural Centre which nurtures art, artists, host music recitals, seminars and renowned exhibitions throughout the year ) to celebrate its foundation day.
Edmundites exhibited their innovative ideas through their artwork on the doodle wall in which they were engaged vigorously.
It gives an opportunity for students to try their hands on the doodle wall. The students greatly enjoyed participated in the activity, which gave them an opportunity to widen their imagination and to develop and strengthen their creative skills. and they were also shown children movie “Chakkad Bakkad Bumbe Bo” which focused on gender inequality.
St. Edmund’s School, Jawahar Nagar, organised a fun, interactive as well as informative evening with an astronomy night camp which provided a good platform for students to view the night sky.
The event focussed on exploring galaxies, stars and planets and showing different wonders found in our solar system through a telescope.
Students were carried away by seeing the craters of the moon, rings of Saturn and satellites of Jupiter etc.. and were overjoyed to see the binary stars.
This camp ignited an excitement within the students that could lead them into further studies.
Lastly, School Joint director Dr Pooja Singh and Principal Mrs Anu Bhatia assured the parents that the school will continue to organize such knowledgeable programs from time to time.
“The future of our country is in our hands. We know that our environment is in perils. We can't breathe and we've polluted our rivers. But we also have the power to bring about change and the Green Schools network stands as a testament to the fact.”
St. Edmund’s School, Jawahar Nagar, was recognised by CSE as one of the nine most sustainably run schools in India – a very proud moment for the school. In the article published in Down to Earth Magazine, it was stated that the school was certified as a green school, acknowledging regular practices to make the school green and clean, not only this, students are motivated regularly to utilise old stationery, garments for supporting community service.
School carry all the practices which are laid under GSP including sustainable mode of transport, maximum use of energy efficient lighting and alternative energy, water harvesting etc.. The philosophy behind green schools holds that schools should not only nurture knowledge and understanding but also create the foundation of environmental ethics among students.