Once again on 16 th Jan 2017 it was a great opportunity for the students of St. Edmunds Sector 5, Jawahar Nagar Jaipur, when they got the proud privilege of having an interactive session in the distinguished personalities of 23 Australian Universities like Curtin University, University of Melbourne, University of Sydney, University of South Australian, UTS Insearch, Western Sydney University etc. Through, this interactive session senior students resolved their queries regarding higher Education, scholarships and the scope of admission into Universities. In this session even students of different schools along with their teachers were also keen to know the different process of admissions. Overall, the session was highly informative and shared the students with a new route towards channelizing their career into proper path. Principal Dr. Pooja Singh expressed her gratitude towards the dignitaries for providing the students an exposure to such an international level of academics.
Christmas is the time to give & forgive, celebrated everywhere. St. Edmunds Jawhar Nagar, Jaipur celebrated it as a happy time for children. Our little children of pre-School participated in Christmas party and joined the Santa Claus in singing jingle bells. After that students visited the church where they were part of service and father told them more about Christmas. Principal Dr. Pooja Singh in her inspire words. The more we get closer to God, the more we become his children.
Many students are unable to meet the cost of attending school. Keeping this in mind St. Edmund’s School, Jawahar Nagar, Jaipur adopted a Government Sanskrit School situated at Gopalpura Byepass, Jaipur to bring a smile on innocent faces worth billions….for this Edmund’s family raised a respectable amount for the charity which was appreciated by everyone.
On 5th Dec., 2016, ‘Kids Carnival’ was organized at Govt. Sanskrit School which was again supported by Saint Edmund’s School. In this event 105 school students and 20 children from the slum area (the prospective students who could be made to join the school) participated and enjoyed a lot. Not only this students also interacted with each other and shared their views regarding “Swach Bharat Abhiyaan”. A discussion on promoting health and hygiene was very interesting.
At the end of the Day, Dr. Pooja Singh said that this initiative of St. Edmund’s School in turn, will help the needy children
Edmundites visited France just before the Christmas and had Gala time. They visited the famous Eiffel Tower, Disneyland, Notre Dame Cathedral, Musee du Louvre, Champs-Élysées and other tourist attractions. The students stayed with the french families and were also shown the place which are rarely sheen as a tourist this really made the trip a memorable one. Students also got the opportunity to take some lessons in school which broadened their vision and understood the real importance of Global education.
St.Edmund’s School, Jawahar Nagar Jaipur was filled with great zeal, excitement and frolicsome atmosphere on 19th November 2016 as it celebrated the Annual Sport Meet at Rajasthan Sports University ground. Almost all the students from Pre-primary to Senior Secondary participated in the event. Mr. Ajoy Sadany DIG (RPF) was the Chief Guest, Mr. Surendra Pareek (MLA) and Prof. M.S. Chundawat Secretary Sports Board were the Guests of Honour. The Sports Day commenced with release of balloons by the Principal along with guests. After flag hoisting students from Lily, Tulip, Daisy and Palm House presented a spectacular March past.
The students displayed a wide array of colourful and reverberant events such as yoga ,martial arts and dances. They also participated with great excitement and zeal in different inter house sports event. The day began with the pre-primary events. The children had practiced relentlessly and were keen to showcase their skills to their families. Their events were divided into three categories. For Nursery – Flag Race, K.G.- Rabbit and Carrot Race and for prep it was Ball and Ring Race. The Primary students exhibited their ability with a lot of zeal and confidence in Toffee Race, Arrange the stone, paper Race, Lemon race and Tick-Tack Race.
The young champions of Middle Section, Secondary and Senior Secondary were exposed to plethora of events such as Kabbadi, leg –cricket, Kho-Kho, Relay Race, long jump, Tug of War, Basketball, Volley ball and throw ball. The ground echoed the triumphant yells of the winners. Students for Session 2015-16 were awarded for their performances in scholastic and co-scholastic areas.
Atlast, announcement of the winners was done in which Manmai, Akansha, and Kunj of Nursery class won gold, silver and bronze medal. In rabbit and carrot race Shubham and Aahad, Ruhan and Khushi, Pari-Uzma were the winners. And in Ball and Ring Race of Prep Zuber, Zaid and Anvita, Akshat, Pranjali, Divyanshu, Aditya, Hammad won the gold, silver and bronze medals. In 100m Race and 4x100 Relay race of girls. Anita of Daisy House won the gold medal was won by Sohail.
In kabbadi Tulip House won the gold won the gold medal and by the same house the medal was won by Sohail. In kabbadi Tulip House won the gold medal whereas in leg cricket girls of Tulip House were the winners and took the gold medal but daisy house won the gold medal in boys. In Kho-Kho the gold medal was won by lily house in girls and boys of Tulip house. In Tug of War from the girls Palm house and from the boys category Lily house was the winner.
An interesting match was played of basketball in which from girls team Lily house and from boys team Daisy house bagged the first position. In Volleyball girls match was won by Daisy house. Tulip house won the boys match. In throwball Daisy house again bagged the gold medal. Medals were given by Director of Academics Mrs Meena Singh and Deputy Director Mr. Kapil Singh. Overall trophy was bagged by Daisy house.
Chief Guest Mr. Sujao Sadany in his speech emphasized on the importance of sports in a child’s life . In his address he also applauded the school Director Dr. Sudhir Singh for his outstanding achievements in the field of education .
Principal Dr. Pooja Singh applauded the effort of the students and the teachers for making the event a huge success. The event ended with the vote of thanks and the singing of the National Anthem.