Sports & extra-curricular wins in 2008-09
The following have won medals in regional, national and international competitions:
Manisha and Anand Sethi
- Represented India in Indo Srilanka Tennis Ball Cricket Series held from 9-13 October, 2008 in Sri Lanka.
- Also participated in National Tennis Ball Cricket Championship.
- Awarded 3 gold medals and individual championship in Regional Athletic Meet.
- Awarded Silver in ICSE / ISC National Athletic Meet at Hyderabad.
- Also participated in Nationals for the last 7 years.
Bhajan Contest 2009
The Bhajan Contest was held on the auspicious occasion of Saraswati Puja. Students who have taken up singing as their activity were selected by Gauri Teacher to take part in the Bhajan Contest which was organized in the School Auditorium. About two hundred students attended the Bhajan Contest. On 31st January, enthusiastic students mostly dressed in yellow, came with their parents to take part in this contest
Republic Day Speech: Yes we can!
Speech given by K. Tushar Bharati on Republic Day, January 26, 2009.
On this cold and wintry day, a very warm good morning to all of you. Today India celebrates the start of its 60’th year as a Republic.
Since the heady days of the 1950’s much water has flown down the Subarnrekha. Each eventful year has passed the baton to yet another eventful one. India has slowly but steadily matured and has claimed it’s rightful position in the polity of important nations. While all years have been special the one gone by has been particularly remarkable.
UKIERI: UK India Education and Research Initiative
The UK India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) was announced by Tony Blair, PM, UK, in 2006 to improve educational links between India and UK ensuring in the long term so that the two nations become each other's partner of choice in education.The initiative is 3 pronged:
- Higher Education and Research,
- Schools and
- Professional and Technical Skills
Happy children, happier donors
Madhavan inaugurates a school for for underprivileged children in Chennai and remembers his old school and teachers.
CHENNAI: Happy children, sun lit classrooms, designated play area, activity centre, free uniforms, karate, yoga and meditation… what more you want in a school! Many underprivileged children of Kovalam and Panayur off East Coast Road seem to have it all, thanks to Trust Children, Madras Mylapore Round Table 3 (MMRT 3) and several other donors.