RAISING DAY CELEBRATION

It was on 23rd July, 1984 that APS MATHURA started its journey. The raising Day of APS Mathura was celebrated with great spirit and fervour.

A special assembly was conducted to mark the significance of the day. The assembly commenced with a talk by the Head Boy of the school wherein he threw light on the foundation of the school, its history and initiatives taken by it in imparting education upto class XII. It was followed by Army School song sung by the choir. Further an astounding dance performance by the Primary children touched each and every heart. The program ended with the National Anthem.

INTER HOUSE RECITATION COMPETITION

On 9th September, 2019, the Inter House Recitation competition was conducted for the students of classes IV and V wherein total 16 students participated in i.e. four from each House. The competition was adjudged by two teachers  Mrs. Anita Verma and Mrs Seema Arora. The result of the same is as follows:

Name of the student Class House Position
Myra IV A Arun First
Swasti Vashishtha IV A Rani Lakshmi Bai First
Hannah Susan V A RLB Second
Ishipt Agrawal V E RLB Second
Khushbu V A Sarojini Naidu Third

 

 

Teachers’ Day Celebration – 2019

The birth anniversary of Dr. Radhakrishnan is celebrated as Teachers’ day in India. The day was celebrated with zeal and zest at APS Mathura (Junior Wing) on 5th Sep 2019 with the students putting up a great show to pay respect to the teachers.

A special assembly was also conducted at Junior Wing where the teachers along with the co-ordinator paid tribute to Dr. Radhakrishnan. The event moved on with energetic and vibrant performance by the students of classes I, II & III. A dance medley was presented by the students of class III which was appreciated by one and all. The day was a special one for all the teachers with moments to cherish for times to come.

ENGLISH STORY TELLING COMPETITION – 2019

To build confidence, enhance speaking skills and stimulate one’s imagination, a story telling competition was organised for the students of classes I, II & III at APS MATHURA (JUNIOR WING) on 30TH Aug, 2019.

The young, enthusiastic story tellers armed with their props came forth with wonderful tales. While some stories gave the audience food for thought, some reinforced moral values. The stories were judged on the bases of expression, confidence, presentation skills of children and content. The event was thoroughly enjoyed by the audience.

Following are the results of the competition–

CLASS – I

S.NO. NAME SECTION HOUSE MARKS POSITION
1 AARNA SAXENA

I A

ARUN

30

I

2 LAVANYA POONIA

I A

ARUN

20

II

3 EKTA

I A

RLB

10

III

CLASS – II

S.NO. NAME SECTION HOUSE MARKS POSITION
1 ANUSHA AP

II B

SN 30

I

2 SAMARTH KUMAR

II B

ARUN 20

II

3 SHRIYANS

II B

ARUN 20 II

CLASS – III

S.NO. NAME SECTION HOUSE MARKS POSITION
1 ATHARV VASHISTHA

III A

ARUN 30

I

2 A.HARSHAN

III A

RLB 20

II

3 NISHA SAHU

III C

RLB 20

II

4 SHABAD SINGH

III A

ARUN 10

III

 

HOUSE POSITION

S.NO. HOUSE MARKS POSITION
1 ARUN HOUSE

120

I

2 RLB HOUSE

50

II

3 SN HOUSE

30

III

AKASH CAREER COUNSELLING

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A Career Counselling for the students of classes IX – XII  was conducted by the representatives of Akash Institute on 6th September, 2019.The aim of this session was to guide and counsel the students for the career selection through introspection or assessment excellence in the coming years of their life. The students were informed about different career options, already existing as well as emerging career streams. It was an informative session for the students.

Teacher’s Day Celebration

 

‘The purpose of education is to make good human beings with skill and expertise.  Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers’

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

Army Public School, Mathura Cantt solemnly celebrated Teacher’s Day with great gusto on 5th Sep. 19.  A special assembly was conducted by the students of our school.

The chairman Brig HS Pilkhwal congratulated the students and spoke about the significance of Teacher’s day.  As the speech concluded the cultural program began which included an Odishi dance, a Street dance, a Group dance performance, Comedy skit and a song thanking the teachers by the students of Class XI and XII. Mrs. Upma Bhargava, TGT English also recited a heart touching self composed poetry for the students.  It was followed by the movie ,‘Mission Mangal’ at Tarapore Hall organised for teachers followed by gift distribution and sumptuous lunch hosted by the School. The Principal extended her heartiest thanks to all the teachers.

INTER HOUSE DEBATE COMPETITION

“It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question without debating it.”

JOSEPH JOUBERT

The Inter House Debate competition was held in the school on 30th August, 2019. The topic of the debate was ‘Software piracy is a crime’. The students of class X were the enthusiastic audience to witness this exciting event.  The teams were well prepared and undoubtedly convinced the audience with their beliefs and views.They exhibited great oratory skills. The competition was an enthralling experience for the speakers as well as the audience

STORY TELLING COMPETITION

IMG_20190826_081718_3On 26th August, 2019, Story Telling Competition was conducted for the students of Primary section wherein three participants from each house participated.  Class IV A and VA witnessed the competition and it was adjudged by Mrs Anupma Sharma and Mrs Seema Arora. The result of the same is as follows-

NAME OF STUDENTS CLASS HOUSE POSITION
Vasundhara V E Sarojini Naidu I
Diya Birhman V A Rani Lakshmi Bai II
Hazel IV A Sarojini Naidu II
Hannah Sussan Sam V A Rani Lakshmi Bai III

 

 

CARD MAKING COMPETITION

An Inter House Card making competition was organized on 26th August, 2019 for the classes VI-XII . The theme was ‘Teacher’s Day’. The activity aimed at exploring and encouraging creativity in children and giving them a platform to showcase their skills. The students participated keenly and made beautiful cards.

APS MATHURA WINS SWC HINDI DEBATE COMPETITION

DSC_0219 - CopyThe students of APS Mathura participated in SOUTH WESTERN COMMAND Inter Army School Hindi and English Debate Competition, held at APS Kanpur on 19th and 20th August,2019 and it’s a matter of pride that APS Mathura emerged winner in Hindi Debate Competition. The school was awarded with the prestigious Trophy  and a cash prize of Rs. 5000. The children showcased their gusto debating with the other efficacious schools with Rahul of XII-Science winning the Best Interjector Award in English Debate Competition.

INTER HOUSE QUIZ COMPETITION-2019

Quiz competitions are always interesting which creates the excitement among the students and make them aware of current affairs. With this objective, an Inter House Quiz Competition was organized  at APS Mathura on 20th August, 2019. The event was graced by the Principal, Mrs Gayatri Kulshreshtha who welcomed the participants and conveyed her best wishes to them. The quiz was divided into 6 rounds and there were 5 teams with 3 participants in each team. Every round was a mixed bag with questions based on science, vocabulary, current affairs , history.

The students of class X were the enthusiastic audience. It was truly a learning experience for the participants as well as the audience.

TUG OF WAR COMPETITION

It’s not enough to have power, it’s important to know how to best harness it for our collective good.  Keeping this view, an inter house Tug of War competition was held on 17th August, 2019 for the Senior boys i.e. from classes IX to XII wherein the First position was bagged by Hoshiyar House and Rani Laxmi Bai House stood Second. The third and the fourth positions were secured by Sarojini Naidu and Arun House respectively.The competition was particularly exciting as it saw the complete representation of each house in terms of its strength.

INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION

15th August is a red letter day in the history of India. On this day, our country become free from the long imprisonment of the British rule. It reminds us the great sacrifice of our freedom fighters who served as a beacon light for the development of this great country. This year, APS Mathura celebrated 73rd Independence Day of the country with great zeal and patriotic fervor wherein the tricolor National flag, a symbol of free India was unfurled and reminded the sacrifices of our great freedom fighters.

COLLAGE MAKING AND BEST OUT OF WASTE COMPETITION

DSC_0013Art expression is a unique way of linking imagination and creativity with the shades and tints of life experiences.

To enrich students’ experience in pictorial composition through the handling of new materials and to make them learn the re-use of waste material, an inter house Collage making and Best out of waste competitions were organized in the school on 3rd August, 2019. There were  4 participants from each House and the theme of the Collage- making competition for the classes VI to VIII was  ‘Healthy Lifestyle’ and for IX –XII, it was ‘Virtual World’.

Students’ divergent thinking was challenged when they were presented with an array of that material and had to decide what and how to use the material to express themselves. All the students participated enthusiastically with competitive spirit.