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.

Report on National Unity Day & Vigilance Awareness

The National Day of Unity also known as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas is celebrated to commemorate Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his birthday, who truly unified the country. The day was introduced by the government of India in 2014 to be celebrated every year on 31st Oct. To pay tribute to the iron man of India, APS Mathura also celebrated the solemn occasion during morning assembly on 1st Nov 2019.

Deepak Chaudhary from XII Hum. delivered a short speech elaborating on the contribution of Late Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in maintaining the integral strength of the nation. Thereafter all the students and the staff members took a pledge to dedicate themselves to preserve the unity, integrity and security of the nation and also strive hard to spread this message among all the countrymen.

The week in which the birthday of Late Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, which is on 31st Oct, falls is also observed as Vigilance Awareness Week. Hence Vigilance Awareness was spread among the students by conducting a Quiz on 2nd Nov 2019 wherein students from Classes IX to XII participated with great zeal and enthusiasm. The aim of this awareness is to motivate and sensitize everyone to remain vigilant, honest and transparent in their work and attitude so that a corruption free society is formulated.

ANNUAL ADM AND TECHNICAL INSPECTION-2019

The Annual Adm and Technical Inspection of the school was held in APS Mathura on 21st and 22nd October,2019.It was carried out by the team consisted of Brig. Ashish Bharadwaj,cdr 16 Arty Bde/ Chairman,APS Faridkot, Col SS Dalal, Addl Dir For School, HQ 10Corps, Col Raj Bhupinder Singh, Edn Offr, HQ 16 Arty Bde, Mrs Mandeep Kaur Saini, Principal, APS Faridkot.The team was formally welcomed by the Principal,APS Mathura.The team visited both, the Junior and Senior wings.They visited the school premises including all the labs and Library and appreciated the efforts of the school management.The inspection ended with the interaction of the staff with the Presiding Officer wherein he gave some valuable suggestions for the upliftment of the students. 

SOUTH WESTERN COMMAND QUIZ COMPETITION

Army Public School, Mathura Cantt hosted the South Western Command Quiz competition-2019. It was held on 27th September, 2019 wherein  6 teams participated in the Final Round i.e. APS Mathura, APS Bathinda, APS Kanpur, APS Jaipur, APS Alwar and APS. Ranchi

Brig. H.S. Pilkhwal, the Chairman, APS Mathura Cantt graced the occasion. The Quiz competition was conducted by the renowned Quiz  master Aditya Nath Mubayi who is among India’s top quizzers and has represented India at the World Master Quiz of International Quizzing Association. The Quiz comprised of 6 Rounds namely Multiple Choice Question Round, Visual Round, Mixed Faces Round, Audio Round, Earth Round and Rapid Fire Round. Each school had three participants who were competing for the coveted trophy.It is a proud moment for us that APS Mathura won the competition and the Runner Up team was APS Bathinda. The Chief Guest  felicitated the winners and given a token of appreciation  to the Quiz Master. The program concluded with the motivational words of the Chairman wherein Sir congratulated and exhorted the participants to strive for excellence.

KAVITA VAACHHAN COMPETITION – 2019

Kavita Vaachhan Activity was organized for students of classes I, II & III at APS Mathura (Junior Wing) where students recited their favourite poems. They used props according to the poems they had memorized and created an enthralling environment, making everyone mesmerized and awe-struck with their performances. Overall, they put up a good show which was appreciated by one and all.

CELEBRATION OF READING WEEK

To promote the culture of reading skills at all stages, Reading week was celebrated at APS Mathura from 9th to 15th September,2019  to mark the occasion of International Literacy Day. A plethora of activities were organized for the students like they developed class reading corners and were made aware about the life and works of Mahatma Gandhi. They enthusiastically created artistic story maps depicting the stories in an innovative manner. The students gave crowning touch to the week long celebration by giving their exemplary and deep rooted views in the form of Book Review about the books they had read in the recent past. All the activities created a literary atmosphere in the school and the students realized their passion for reading.

हिन्दी पखवाड़ा

आर्मी पब्लिक स्कूल मथुरा छावनी में हिन्दी सप्ताह के अंतर्गत दिनाँक 9 सितंबर को काव्य-पाठ में प्राथमिक वर्ग तथा आशुभाषण प्रतियोगिता में माध्यमिक एवं उच्च माध्यमिक वर्ग के विद्यार्थियों ने अपनी प्रतिभा का प्रदर्शन किया | इसी क्रम में दिनाँक 11 सितंबर को निबंध लेखन मे माध्यमिक व उच्च माध्यमिक वर्ग तथा वाद-विवाद प्रतियोगिता में उच्च माध्यमिक वर्ग के छात्र/छात्राओं ने उत्साहपूर्वक प्रतिभाग किया |आशुभाषण प्रतियोगिता में रानी लक्ष्मीबाई और होशियार सदन के देवांश ,साक्षी – प्रथम तथा वैभव व अनामिका तृतीय स्थान पर रहे |

सरोजिनी नायडू सदन से पृथ्वी ने द्वितीय स्थान प्राप्त किया |प्रधानाचार्या ने सभी प्रतिभागियों एवं विजेताओं को बधाई देते हुए उनका उत्साहवर्धन किया |

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.