Celebrating Dr. Nelson Mandela’s Birthday | 18th July ,2013

Celebrating Dr. Nelson Mandela’s Birthday…………..

Event Date : July 18, 2013 ( Thursday )

Venue : School Premises

Students of Class IX participated in a Special Assembly to celebrate 

Dr. Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday. It started with an enlightening thought related to his teachings and ethical values. Thereafter, students were sensitized about the significance of his life and his achievements.

Proceeding with the assembly, the choir group of the school presented a melodious song to celebrate his birthday. Students also presented a short role play which reflected an incident during which Dr. Mandela interacted with the great Indian leader, Mahatma Gandhi. Students, who participated in an activity to depict artwork based on Dr. Mandela, exhibited their creativity during this Assembly. 

As a part of a previous activity, a short biographical film depicting the great leader and this struggle against apartheid was shown to the students.

The Assembly concluded with an address by the Vice Principal, Ms. Sheela Menon who inspired students to learn from Dr Mandela’s life and try to emulate his simplicity and values and remember the tireless work contributed by such great leaders to make the world a better place to live in.