News & Updates

26May

Investiture Ceremony – Senior Wing
Investiture Ceremony – Senior Wing   ...News & Updates

Leadership is not about a title or designation, it’s about the impact, influence and inspiration.  With this motto, the Investiture Ceremony was held on 23 May 2018 to form the STUDENT COUNCIL for the session 2018-19.  The Head Boy Arshdeep Singh Oberoi, the Head Girl Harshita Srinivas and the promising members of all the five houses Value, Integrity, Strength, Truth and Valour took a pledge to uphold the school’s ethics and philosophy.  The Director and Founder Principal, Ms. Mrinalini Kaura and Vice Principal, Dr. Manisha Sharma along with Senior Wing Coordinators Ms. Jasmine Kaur Anand and Ms. Arutchudar along with the House Masters conferred the badges to the proud members of the Student Council.

    26May

    Its raining prizes @ VIS!!
    Its raining prizes @ VIS!!   ...News & Updates

    VIS students also participated in another interschool symposium, Digex 2018, held at DPS R K Puram on 12 May 2018. The event saw an overwhelming participation of various prominent schools of Delhi/NCR. Anshul Kathpalia (XI RD) and Kshitij Goswami took the second prize in On the Spot Ad Making competition. 

      26May

      Its raining prizes @ VIS!!
      Its raining prizes @ VIS!!   ...News & Updates

      Keeping up with the tradition of winning accolades for the school, VIS students are currently on a winning spree! 

      Various students participated at The Air Force School’s Inter School Annual Computer Symposium, The Quest, held on 10-11 May 2018. The event witnessed an outstanding exposition of talent and creativity as young aspiring IT professionals displayed their ‘Tech-knowledge’ in the various categories.
       
      Harshita Srinivas (XII SD) and Rupak Poddar (XII SD) bagged the second prize in the event ’Tech Symposium’. They made a presentation on Cyber bullying and Cyber Safety which was judged by Prof Ashok Arora, Founder of Samvardhna Trust India Author and Visiting faculty IMT Ghaziabad,Sikkim Manipal University, MDU.

        26May

        Workshop on Problem Solving Techniques
        Workshop on Problem Solving Techniques   ...News & Updates

        The power of creativity as a tool for problem solving was reinforced through an enriching and fruitful session conducted by the resource person, Mr. Vansh Chopra for the teachers of the Primary Wing. The main objective of the workshop was to initiate the thought process of the teachers and acquaint them with creative ways to solve a problem. The teachers participated enthusiastically in the interactive session and learnt the valuable lesson of recombining  already existed ideas to create new ideas.

          26May

          Laughter is the Best Medicine
          Laughter is the Best Medicine   ...News & Updates

          It is rightly said “If it’s not possible to change the situation try changing yourself.”  With an attempt to go beyond pen and paper, Mr. Rajiv Narang, conducted a very interactive workshop for the teachers of Venkateshwar International School, Sector- 10, Dwarka ‘Being Stress Free’ on 19 May 2018.

           

          The workshop emphasised on the 3E formula i.e., EAT- EXERCISE- ENJOY and the importance of the ‘Laughter Therapy’ to handle stress. Laughter triggers the release of endorphins, the body’s natural feel- good chemicals that promote our well- being and can even temporarily relieve pain. There is simply no better way to manage stress than laughter therapy.

           

          The session undoubtedly was an enriching experience for all the teachers and their active participation very clearly depicted their enthusiasm.


           

            25May

            Orientation Programme for Class X
            Orientation Programme for Class X   ...News & Updates

            The School Director, Mrs. Mrinalini Kaura conducted an Orientation for the parents of class X on May 19, 2018.  The main aim of the workshop was to familiarise the parents with the board pattern.  She spoke about the salient features of the system of Evaluation in the Board Exam in contrast with the CCE Pattern.  Director Ma’am further emphasised on the marks bifurcation for theory paper and internal assessment in the Board Exam.  The criteria for internal assessment was also explained.  She also gave an insight into the criteria of stream selection required in class XI.  It was a very informative workshop which left parents feeling very empowered to guide their wards to face the challenges of Board Exam.

              24May

              WORD DUEL
              WORD DUEL   ...News & Updates

              An Inter House English Debate competition for classes VI- VIII was held on 18 May 2018, on the topic: Advertisements Create Artificial Needs.

               

              The debaters put forth their viewpoints eloquently and exhibited exemplary oratory skills. The competition was a great learning experience for the participants and the audience alike!

               

              Results

              I           Truth

              II          Strength

              III         Value

               

              Best speaker FOR the motion- Shreya

              Best speaker AGAINST the motion-Rayana Sharma

              Interjector - Saanvi Srivastav

                18May

                Inter House Debate Competition
                Inter House Debate Competition   ...News & Updates

                On 11 May 2018, Inter House Debate Competition for Classes XI & XII was conducted on the topic “The Ease of buying leaked question paper is a mockery of examination system”.  The participants expressed their opinion emphatically and were applauded by the audience.  The result is as follows:

                For the Motion

                Against the Motion

                Best Interjector

                Best House

                I   Ishani Narang (Valour)

                II  Arjun Sethi (Truth)

                III Snigdha Malhotra (Strength)        and Aarzoo Haideri (Value)

                I   Advita Bhatia (Strength)

                II  Vanshika Bhatt (Integrity)

                III Vani Ambardar (Value)

                 

                Nilansha Dargan

                (Truth)

                I   Strength

                II  Value

                III Integrity

                 

                  14May

                  Investiture Ceremony – Middle Wing
                  Investiture Ceremony – Middle Wing   ...News & Updates

                  The Investiture Ceremony of the middle wing of the school was held on 10th May 2018 with full fervour wherein the newly selected student council vowed to abide by the creed of their alma mater and fulfil their duties according to their respective portfolios to the best of their abilities. The ceremony commenced with the auspicious chanting of the Gayatri Mantra followed by an invigorating speech delivered by the esteemed Director and Founder Principal, Ms. Mrinalini Kaura.  She highlighted the qualities of a good leader and conferred the badges to the newly elected council members, which was followed by the oath taking ceremony.

                    11May

                    Investiture Ceremony
                    Investiture Ceremony   ...News & Updates

                    The children selected for the Student Council, 2018-19 were felicitated at the Investiture Ceremony held on 9th May’18. The Director, Mrs. Mrinalini Kaura presided over the occasion and encouraged the children of the Primary wing with her motivating and captivating address. She talked about the traits of a good leader highlighting on a more participative attitude which the children should acquire in order to come forward!

                    An oath focusing on developing a kind and a responsible attitude was taken by all the members of the newly formed Student Council. They were honoured with badges and certificates based on their individual responsibilities. The Ceremony was conducted very effectively inspiring all the students.

                      11May

                      Inter House Character Parade Competition
                      Inter House Character Parade Competition   ...News & Updates

                      An Inter House Character Parade competition for classes IX-X was held on May 4, 2018 in the auditorium.  All the participants depicted the character/ personality very effectively through voice modulation, costumes, enactment and their famous speeches.  The students put up a wonderful show.

                      Results

                      I           Truth

                      II          Valour

                      III         Integrity

                        11May

                        Science Model Making Competition
                        Science Model Making Competition   ...News & Updates

                        Vigyan Kala Sangam, an Inter House Science Model Making Competition for classes (IX-X) was held on May 4, 2018.  It was an initiative to instill scientific fervour in young minds.  Participants from different houses made working models on various scientific principles of Physics, namely Newton’s Law of Motion, Electromagnetic Induction, Hydraulics, Magnetic Effects of Electric current and Air Pressure.  It was a great hands on learning experience and all the students participated enthusiastically.

                        Results

                        I           Integrity

                        II          Strength & Truth

                        III        Value

                         

                          09May

                          Annual World Book Day
                          Annual World Book Day   ...News & Updates

                          The Annual World Book Day was celebrated with gaiety in the Primary Wing of the school. The circulation desk of the school library was decorated with the pictures and works of the renowned author and poet, William Shakespeare and weeklong activities were conducted in the library commencing from April 23, 2018. The students of Classes IV & V issued books of the reputed playwright vis-a-vis Macbeth, The Merchant of Venice, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, The Tempest and many more and presented book reviews for the same.

                          The avid readers of the Primary Wing further surfed the net and collected information about the author which they discussed with their friends. The creative minds also made beautiful sketches of this ace playwright and actor.

                            09May

                            A Battle of Wits
                            A Battle of Wits   ...News & Updates

                            The World Scholar’s Cup 2018 Gurugram Round, took place at Suncity School, Gurugram on 28 April and 29 April 2018.  A total of 30 schools from Delhi and NCR region participated in this prestigious competition. From VIS, a total of 97 students participated in the junior and senior categories. The series of competitions were Team Debate, Individual Debate, Collaborative Writing, Scholars’ Challenge, Scholars’ Bowl including Multimedia Quizzing, Da-Vinci Scholars and the Debate Showcase. The students participated with great enthusiasm and exhibited their talents in various categories. Our students excelled in all competitions, winning 49 gold and 153 silver medals. Two teams from VIS qualified for the Global round, which will be held this year in June, at Kuala Lumpur.
                            In the Scholars’ Talent performance round, our students’ splendid performance enthralled the audience. It was a great learning experience for all!

                              09May

                              Commendable Performance!
                              Commendable Performance!   ...News & Updates

                              The 3rd Edition of Korea India Friendship Quiz was conducted recently. 10 finalists of VIS qualified for the semifinals which was held at KCCI on 23rd April, 2018. Harshbir Singh Ahuja qualified as the finalist in top 12. The final round of the quiz was held on 3rd May, 2018 in The NCUI Convention Centre where our student Harshbir Singh bagged the second position.  He was awarded a merit certificate, a trophy and free trip to the Republic of Korea. Top ten finalists were also awarded with certificate of Honour. The event was graced by the Hon. Ambassador of the Republic Of Korea and other Embassy delegations.The interview of the winner was taken by the Embassy and other media channels.

                                09May

                                Well done quizzers!!
                                Well done quizzers!!   ...News & Updates

                                The G.K Quiz titled Know For Sure organised by Britannica India was held on May 3, 2018 at DAV School Pitampura. Harivansh Mehta and Bharat Singla won the quiz and bagged the second position.   They were awarded merits certificates. 

                                  09May

                                  Another feather in the cap!
                                  Another feather in the cap!   ...News & Updates

                                  The Environment Quiz titled Dhara Utsav was held in N.K. Bagrodia Global School. Devatrai Jha (IX) and Tanmay Arora (VIII) won the quiz and secured the first position. They received trophies and merit certificates.

                                    09May

                                    VIS does it again!
                                    VIS does it again!   ...News & Updates

                                    The Eco Quiz along with other events were conducted at the Air Force Golden Jubilee School on 3rd and 4th May, 2018. Manas Singla and Yash Goel won the Quiz and bagged the first position. They were awarded with merit certificates and trophies. The school also wins the Rolling Trophy in the event.

                                      09May

                                      Indo-Korean Workshop
                                      Indo-Korean Workshop   ...News & Updates

                                      The workshop was conducted in the school auditorium on 2nd May, 2018 by the Director of the Korea Experience program. The VII and VIII class students participated and enjoyed the presentation. They also talked about various competitions organised by the Korean Cultural Centre.

                                        04May

                                        Ad- O- Mania
                                        Ad- O- Mania   ...News & Updates

                                        Ad- O- Mania  competition  for  classes  (IX-X)  was  held  on  27  April  2018.  There were two rounds.

                                        1.      School Product

                                        2.      Consumer product

                                        Every  house  displayed  the  advertisements,  through  enactment, jingles  and  poster,  there  by  showcasing  their  theatrical  skills.

                                        Results

                                        I           Integrity

                                        II          Valour

                                        III         Truth

                                          03May

                                          Road Safety Week
                                          Road Safety Week   ...News & Updates

                                          The Road Safety week as announced by Ministry of Road Transport and Highways was celebrated from 23rd to 30th April 2018.  On account of this the school conducted activities such as painting competition, quiz and essay writing competitions where students from classes I to XII participated.

                                            01May

                                            Bidding Adieu to Ms. Ruchika Chaudhary
                                            Bidding Adieu to Ms. Ruchika Chaudhary   ...News & Updates

                                            On 7 April 2018, the VIS fraternity gathered to bid adieu to one of its stalwarts Ms. Ruchika Chaudhary, Coordinator XI-XII.  The function started with a floral welcome accorded to the Guest of Honour by the Honorable School Director, Ms. Mrinalini Kaura.  She was presented a gift and the school memento by the Director.  Also, the Maths Department presented a gift to Ms. Ruchika Chaudhary to show their love and affection.  This was followed by an emotional song titled ‘Shubh Kaamna’ song penned especially for the occasion by the Music Teacher, Ms. Vandana Thakur.  Then some of her colleagues followed by the Heads of Departments,  Coordinators, Head Mistress (Primary & Middle Wing) and Vice Principal, Dr. Manisha Sharma shared their experiences about her journey in the institution.  In the end Ms. Ruchika Chaudhary gave an emotional farewell speech thanking each and every member of the institution.
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