St. Edmund’s School Sector-5, Jawahar Nagar, Jaipur celebrated Basant Panchami which marks the end of winter season and onset of spring. The celebration commenced in the morning assembly when all students and teachers were gathered for prayer, the students were informed about the importance of the day and why it is celebrated. The students also offered their prayer to Goddess Saraswati. To mark the occasion the Pre-Primary children came dressed in yellow clothes, offered yellow coloured flower to the Goddess and also brought yellow coloured snacks to share with each other. Beautiful pieces of art related to Basant Panchami were decorated on the boards. The creativity of children was reflected in the displays.
A very special session by Sunita Narain India's most influential writer and environmentalist from CSE this session was attended by our students at Jaipur Literature Festival. CSE is the same organisation which has certified our school as Green school of India.
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