Band Camp: In order to hoan the skills in band, performance of which has often stolen the attention of the spectators, a band Training Camp was organized at VKV Tafrogam from 4th to 9th January, 2014. Three schools namely, VKV Roing, Tafrogam and Sunpura participated in the camp.
The details of the same have been given below:
Pushpanjali Karyakram: Pushpanjali Karyakram was conducted in all the schools and different centres with great devotion on the culmination of the yearlong celebration of Swami Vivekananda’s 150th Birth Anniversary on 12 January, 2014. In simple karyakram the students, staff, Parents, well wishers and a large number of people offered floral tribute to the portrait of Swami Vivekananda and resolved to spare time to organize the people to understand their potential to work for this mother land. The statistical details of the same have been given below:-
Utsarg Samaroh, 2014: It was a great experience for all the team members of VKVAPT to attend all the Utsarg Samaroh conducted in this year. The programme was designed in such a way that the participants get refining touch on the subject from carefully chosen resource persons, experience of living together in a well-planned daily routine, get such messages which would help them to consolidate the value education which they have been receiving as a part of the schooling for the last 10 years and experience the program like Vande Mataram, in which, all pay floral tribute to Bharat Mata, witness the act of expressing gratitude to who are contributing in one’s life etc to create an everlasting impression in the minds of the participants. Shri Krishnakumar, Cluster in charge of Lohit and Tirap and Sri Unnikrishnan, Education Officer, VKVAPT, Dibrugarh were along with me in all the venues.
Dignitaries present in different venues:
Matrupooja: Matrupooja is another programme conducted for the Class X students. The students with lot of shradha wash the feet of their mothers and offer a simple pooja. The importance of Motherhood and the need of keeping everlasting values like Matru Devo Bhava, Pitru Devo Bhava, Acharaya Devo Bhava, Rashtra Devo Bhava etc in life to lead a meaningful and joyful life is shared to the students and their parents. It was quite emotional in witnessing the pooja and to listen to the sharing of the impact of the pooja by the students and the mothers after the poja. I could attend the pooja in Roing, Sunpura, Tafrogam, Amliang, Kharsang, Itanagar and Banderdewa. The pooja in other places will be held in the month of February. Shri Krishnakumar Sir has conducted the pooja in lucid and effective way. The details of the participation are as follow:
The details of the participation:
Inter VKVs Essay Writing Competition: Inter VKVs Essay writing Competition was conducted on 30th December, 2013 in all the VKVs. Well in advance, three topics of essays were assorted for preparation for each category. First prize winner of each category of each school were evaluated centrally for Inter VKVs Result. Prizes were given for the school level winners. The result of the Inter VKVs Evaluation is as follow:
Problem Solving Assessment Examination: Students of Class IX, X and XI appeared in the Problem Solving Assessment Examination conducted by CBSE on 18 of January, 2014.
Visit of Inspection Team of NCTE for B.Ed College: Two inspection committee members from NCTE namely Dr Bhagyadhar Mohanty and Dr B. H. Buam visited the proposed B.Ed College at Nirjuli, for inspection purpose on 28 January which will be started once the recognition is given. Coming of the college will add to our endeavor to improve the educational scenario of the state.
Alert VKV students saved Zoo at Itanagar from wildfire: The Class-IX Students of VKV, Chimpu, garnered wide ovation by showing the presence of mind to inform the Zoo authority while detecting origin of wild fire occurred in the Biological Park at Itanagar on 29th January 2014 at about 10.00 am. The students were doing their project study on wild animals in the park along with their science Teacher, KK Subramanian. Timely information to the zoo authority saved a devastation that would have happened due to the fire engulfed on a very old tree. The leading dailies of Itanagar covered this exemplary act of our students.