St Edmund's School is trying to do a bit from their by donating Sweaters to 200 and above school children from slum areas. The woollens were donated to these children on the auspicious day of Basant Panchami when we worship Goddess Saraswati who is synonymous to intellect and learning . When our team reached school the children were already busy celebrating the festival but once they came to know about the reason of our visit everyone gathered around us. The teachers of the school arranged them class wise so that the distribution could take place and 2 of the students helped us to manage the woollens according to the sizes skill fully. The moment they received the sweaters and put it on with innocent smiles on their face as if showing gratitude to us.
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.