News & Updates

30Nov

Interactive session with Mr. Alexender, a Cosmonaut
Interactive session with Mr. Alexender, a Cosmonaut   ...News & Updates

It was an exhilarating experience for Class IX students who had an opportunity to interact with a Russian Astronaut, Mr. Alexender W.  on November 26, 2018.  This exciting session had the young minds get informed about the various space missions, space centers and the interesting lifestyle of an astronaut.

    20Nov

    A Day in NIPGR
    A Day in NIPGR   ...News & Updates

    Youth Science Camp 2018 was held by the Indian National Academy of Science in Collaboration with National Institute of Plant Genome Research on 15.11.2018 at the NIPGR Auditorium, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg,  New Delhi.  This was aimed at inspiring love for Science and curiosity for the world among high school children.  There were impactful interactive sessions with eminent Indian scientists followed by hands on experience in a variety of laboratory techniques across diverse scientific disciplines.  It created lot of enthusiasm and a quest for research in basic science amongst the three students of Class IX who attended the science camp.

      19Nov

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

      Interschool competitions at DPS are keenly watched and contested. This year too more than 100 schools participated at DPS R K Puram and DPS Dwarka’s interschool symposiums Exun and Core respectively. The events saw several students coming together to celebrate the spirit of technology.

      Keeping up with the tradition of winning accolades for the school, VIS student, Arshdeep Gill (XI DD) bagged the first prize in Gaming competition at both EXUN and CORE.

        19Nov

        Viz-Kids of VIS
        Viz-Kids of VIS   ...News & Updates

        In the quiz and Olympiad conducted by the WISE FOUNDATION and DANISH WATER FORUM in association with the UN and EUROPEAN UNION, two students bagged the National position.
        Lakshay Gauba of class X wins the third position and was awarded Rs. 10,000/-, a medal and a certificate and Aprathirath Shukla of class IV wins the second position and was awarded prizes, medal and a certificate. The entire award ceremony took place in the UN Building on 14th November, 2018.

          19Nov

          Author's Meet
          Author's Meet   ...News & Updates

          On 15th November 2018, Students of class IX had the privilege of meeting Mr. Kautuk Srivastava, a popular stand-up comedian and a famous author.

          The students embarked on a mesmerizing journey with the author as he eloquently narrated his experience of his school days comprising of small incidents and anecdotes. He was here to promote his latest book ; ‘Red Card’. He also read a few pages of the book that contained the adventures of the protagonist, Rishabh Bala on his journey to manhood.

          An interactive question answer session followed.

          It was a great experience for all.

            19Nov

            Children’s Day Activity
            Children’s Day Activity   ...News & Updates

            Childhood, characterised by the inexhaustible cackle of laughter, unbriddled effervescence and carefree cheer is certainly the best period of one's life and what better day to celebrate it, than Children's Day itself. To spread this gaiety further, Draw and Colour Activity was conducted for the students of classes III to V in VIS lawns and provided a platform to unleash their creative talent and express their emotions aesthetically. It was a bright and colourful day which will remain etched in the minds of one and all!

              19Nov

              VIS ‘Skype-a-Thon’
              VIS ‘Skype-a-Thon’   ...News & Updates

              Technology is the new globalisation, connecting humans not only on the planet but also in space. Today it is the youth and the children who are the maximum users of internet and their ideas can really bring about a substantial change in the future.  Our school was among the chosen few schools of Delhi to interact with Mr. Anthony Salcito, VP Microsoft, US during ‘Skype-a-Thon’, a Microsoft initiative to connect schools in different countries on 14 November, 2018.
              Students from classes VI – XI participated in this global event and the eagerness was clearly evident in the eyes of our young learners. The topic chosen for the Skype session was “Women Empowerment”. We at VIS believe that we can bring about a difference only if we change the mindset at the nascent stages of a human’s life. Students, Vatsala Gupta (XI HT) and Vidisha Narula (XI HT) recited self-composed poems on the topic and stressed that “The female species is always more deadly than the male”.
              Mr. Anthony also enquired how VIS was using the Microsoft tools like OneNote, Flipgrid etc to make a difference in the teaching –learning process. 
              The session concluded with a dance by Ashmin Kaur (XI HT), Pranjal Sachdeva (XI HT) and Karshana Agarwal (XI HT). Mr. Anthony was greatly touched by their efforts. 
              It was an enriching and novel learning experience for the students.

                12Nov

                Annual Day Celebrations
                   ...News & Updates

                Venkateshwar International School, Sector 10 Dwarka celebrated its Annual Day on 3rd  November 2018.  Honourable Chief Guest, Mr. Dharmendra Singh Yadav, Arjuna Awardee, Olympian and Coach, Team India (Boxing) inaugurated the event with lighting of the lamp along with the school Chairman Shri Rajpal Ji, Director and Founder Principal, Mrs. Mrinalini Kaura and other dignitaries.  The show started with an ethereal sufi song, Allah Rubaru hain followed by Panchtatva dance.  The meritorious achievers were felicitated in the Prize Distribution ceremony.  Dr. Manisha Sharma , respected  Vice Principal announced names of the gifted achievers who were felicitated for their exemplary achievements in competitions  held  at national and international level.  The Director and Founder Principal, Mrs. Mrinalini Kaura encapsulated the glorious achievements in the School Annual Report.  The grand finale of the day was the Ballad, ‘Karn Ninaad – Astitva Ki Khoj' which left an indelible mark on the audience. The magnificent show culminated with the vote of thanks and National Anthem.

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