FIT India Week 2023-24
Salwan Public School, Ghaziabad, successfully organised the “FIT INDIA WEEK” from December 4th to 8th, 2023, emphasizing the importance of fitness and an active lifestyle among students. The week-long event, filled with diverse activities, highlighted the school’s commitment to holistic education and student well-being. The opening day featured a poster-making competition on “Fitness and Exercises” for Class IV, sparking creativity and fitness awareness. Day two saw Class V engage in a Hindi essay writing competition on “Sharirik Shiksha ka Mahatva,” enhancing language skills and understanding of physical education. Additionally, a rejuvenating yoga session for Class IX offered a natural and refreshing experience. The third day involved Class XI in the “Fit India Pledge” and a Sports Quiz, fostering health awareness and sports knowledge. Day four introduced traditional games like KHO-KHO and TUG OF WAR for Classes VII to IX, promoting physical activity, teamwork, and sportsmanship. The final day concluded with a special yoga and meditation session for Class XI, focusing on physical and mental well-being.
Founder's Day Celebration
On the momentous occasion of Founder’s Day, Salwan Public School, Ghaziabad, commemorated the 122nd Birth Anniversary of its esteemed Founder, Pt. Girdhari Lal Salwan. Students made the day special by reciting poems and singing Salwanian song. The event was graced by an inspiring address from Prof. Neeraj Chandra, the school Chairman, who eloquently highlighted the Founder’s unparalleled contributions to education. Ms. Deepanshi, a Hindi Teacher, captivated the audience with her storytelling about the Founder’s legacy. Principal Ms. Sunita Madan reinforced the Founder’s vision, encouraging students to work hard with honesty and perseverance. The ceremony included a Hawan Ceremony coordinated and conducted by students, infusing the environment with peace and positivity.
Proactive Principal Award
Principal, Ms. Sunita Madan has been awarded the Proactive Principal Award from Rethink India. Under her visionary leadership, our school has become a beacon of innovative education, greatly contributing to the national narratives. This award recognizes her outstanding efforts in spearheading transformative educational initiatives and her unwavering commitment to nurture young minds.
Report on 'Shakti: Igniting the Powers Within' Program at Salwan Public School, Ghaziabad
On December 28, 2023, Salwan Public School Ghaziabad hosted an inspiring event titled ‘Shakti: Igniting the Powers Within’. This program, featuring students from classes VI to VIII, was a celebration of various forms of strength and empowerment, encapsulated through diverse performances.
The event commenced with the welcome address by the Principal Ms. Sunita Madan who defined the theme of Shakti and shared how the school nurtures the strength and potential of each student to make them shine brightly in today’s competitive scenario. It was followed by Class VII C’s presentation ‘Guru Ki Prerana: Gyan Ki Shakti’, emphasizing the enlightening power of a guru. The students portrayed the transformative journey from ignorance to knowledge, highlighting the guru’s role in guiding towards enlightenment.
Class VII A’s performance, ‘Nari Shakti, Samaj Ki Pragati’, focused on women empowerment. Inspired by Goddess Durga, this act showcased the resilience and transformative power of women, leaving a powerful impact on the audience.
Class VI B presented ‘Satya Aur Ahimsa Ki Shakti: Mahatma Gandhi’, a tribute to Gandhi’s principles of truth and non-violence. The enactment brought to life Gandhi’s philosophy and its role in India’s independence, emphasizing peace and moral courage.
Class VIII B’s ‘Maryada Purushottam Ram: Shakti Punj’ depicted the life and virtues of Lord Rama. This performance highlighted the ideals of duty, honor, and righteousness, inspiring the audience to imbibe these values.
Class VIII A performed ‘Bhakti Ras: Aatmik Shakti’, exploring the spiritual power of devotion. This act delved into the soul-stirring power of devotion, connecting the soul with the divine.
Class VI C’s ‘The Power of Divine’ was a portrayal of the Almighty’s creation, emphasizing the boundless strength and majesty of the divine. This performance reflected the immense force behind creation.
The event reached its heights with Class VI A’s presentation on ‘Guru Nanak: An Epitome of Devotion’, a vibrant portrayal of Sikhism’s core values. The students’ performance was a beautiful amalgamation of faith, tradition, and cultural richness, leaving the audience spellbound.
Class VII B’s presentation, titled “अनेकता में एकता की शक्ति” (Unity in Diversity), was a vibrant journey celebrating India’s unity amidst diversity. The students took the audience on a symbolic ‘Unity Express’ train journey across India’s diverse landscapes, showcasing the unique beauty of different states and their dance forms. Vote of Thanks was proposed by the Director, Brig. Rajiv Minocha.
The ‘Shakti: Igniting the Powers Within’ program at Salwan Public School was a remarkable showcase of talent and a celebration of strength in its various forms. It was an event filled with inspiration, cultural richness, and a deep sense of pride in our heritage and values, truly living up to its empowering theme.