The school year of 2016 to 2017 has ended successfully.
A big thanks goes to all our supporters for their valuable contribution. In the academic year of 2016 to 2017 various classes on interesting topics were included in the curriculum. The following are some of the topics –
The Kindergarten children had classes on topics such as healthy living, taking care of the body, hygiene, efficient usage of water, types of soil and so on. Along with these classes various activities such as moulding, painting, using paper strips to create designs, demonstrations on proper hand washing etc were included.
For the nursery class, classes on topics such as sources of water, good manner, myself, creation, writing etc were conducted. Practical activities were also a huge part of the curriculum. Some of the activities conducted were identification of alphabets, sorting, counting, cutting, pasting, collaging and mosaic making, colouring, drawing, making patterns and so on.
The creche children were taught several rhymes; their curriculum also included storytelling and educational cartoon sections to improve their listening ability, scribbling, colouring, tracing, spooning, pegging, tearing. Some of the above activities were conducted to enhance the pencil grips of the children.
Various other activities such as spelling bee, races like sack race, lime on spoon, sports like football and fun games like musical chairs and so on were conducted to encourage the participation and sportsmanship among the children.
A parent teacher association (P.T.A) meeting was held on August 6, 2017 at the school premises to introduce the new exercise books and the commencement of the primary one. In this meeting, the headmistress explained to the parents how this will help the development of PEI. After several parents commented on the need for a classroom to start primary one and other resources, it was agreed that the primary one must commence in a porch while simultaneously looking for funding to get a classroom for the children and looking for partners to build a school. The P.T.A meeting was successful.
An examination was conducted to graduate the children to their next grade in 2017 to 2018 school year which starts in September 2017. A graduation party and a vacation ceremony also took place in this school year. On August 9, 2017 the school recessed on vacation. The next academic year starts on September 5, 2017.