"Celebrating Legacy, Nurturing Growth: Salwan's 82nd Founder’s Day"
“Knowledge is power, information is liberating, education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.”
Salwan Education Trust marked its 82nd Founder’s Day on Tuesday, 5th December 2023, honoring Founder Father Pandit Girdhari Lal Salwan. The celebration at Salwan Junior School, Naraina, included a Hawan Ceremony, musical tributes, and a dance performance. The event embraced the school’s motto of “Service Before Self” and incorporated a virtual broadcast for remote participation.
Students also visited a nearby Gurdwara, concluding the day with prasad distribution and guru ka langar. As the students entered the Gurudwara, the tranquil ambiance immediately set the tone for the sacred occasion. The melodious notes of Shabd Kirtan resonated through the air, creating an atmosphere of peace and spirituality. The enchanting voices of the students, including an unforgettable performance by Anhad Kaur from Class II A, added a special touch to the event. Following the spiritual ceremony, students were treated to the traditional Kadah Prasad, symbolizing the sweetness of blessings received. The divine experience continued as the students were served a humble yet delicious langar. the visit to the Gurudwara on Founder’s Day was a harmonious blend of spirituality, culture, and community, leaving the students with cherished memories and a renewed sense of gratitude and humility.
"Triumph of Talent: Highlights from Inter-School Competitions"
“The best part of the competition is that through it we discover what we are capable of and how much more we can actually do than we ever believed possible.”
Our school actively participated in the recently held 9th inter-school competition on the theme Road Safety hosted by Gyan Mandir Public School, Naraina Vihar on 7th and 8th December 2023. The event aimed to promote awareness about road safety through various creative platforms such as Qawwali, Puppetry, Jingle, English and Hindi Recitation. It was a wonderful opportunity for our students to showcase their talents and contribute to a meaningful cause.
Our school proudly secured special prizes in two categories:
Hansi ke Fawware (Hindi Humorous Poem Recitation): Winner: Pavika
Puppetry: Winners: Guransh (Nursery A) and Sayesha (KG B)
Our school’s Qawwali team passionately performed on the theme of road safety, captivating the audience with their soulful rendition. Although they did not win a specific award, their performance left a lasting impact. The jingle video on the theme was also very well appreciated.
Our school also participated in the twentieth annual S. Mohan Singh Memorial Inter-School Storytelling Competition organized by Guru Teg Bahadur 3rd Centenary Junior Public School. Avyan Gupta from Nursery B showcased exceptional storytelling skills, earning him the Third Prize in the competition.
Ridhaan Khurana of III A and Praneet Singh of IV A represented the school in XVIII Annual Inter School Competition – Infinity on Friday, 1st December 2023 organised by Rainbow English Sr. Sec School, Janakpuri. They participated in the mathematics quiz competition – Mathelete and bagged 2nd position out of more than 25 schools. They have been awarded the certificate of merit, a trophy and a cash prize of ₹ 1,500. The school also received an appreciation trophy from the organizers.
Congratulations to Riddhi on her well-deserved trophy for outstanding performance in the fashion show at the Great Indian Youth Festival – Har Ghar Main Hai Ek Superstar in 2023! Riddhi’s participation in the festival showcased not only her enthusiasm but also her exceptional skills and talents. The event, known for celebrating young talents across various domains, provided a platform for Riddhi to showcase her prowess, particularly in the realm of fashion.
Tajinder Kaur, Social Science faculty of Salwan Junior School participated in the Inter School Competition on ‘Safe Mobility’ held at Gyan Mandir Public School, Naraina Vihar on Thursday, 7th December 2023 and secured the first position. The competition focused on promoting awareness about road safety, and she presented an integrated lesson plan that received appreciation from the judges and audience alike.
Wilderness Tales: SJS Naraina's Educational Odyssey at Jim Corbett"
“In every walk with nature, one receives more than he seeks.” – John Muir
The two-day trip to Jim Corbett for SJS Naraina’s Class IV and V students was an immersive educational experience. Commencing with a morning departure, the journey included a stop at Gajraula Haveli for a buffet. The students stayed at Manral Resort, indulging in a variety of foods. Day 1 featured visits to Corbett Interpretation Centre, Girija Devi Temple, and a thrilling jungle safari. Day 2 included swings, breakfast, and a playful photo session, concluding with a satisfied parent community praising the teachers’ dedication. The trip instilled values, independence, and a deep appreciation for nature.