Teachers’ Day is a special occasion dedicated to recognize and appreciate the contributions of educators in our lives. It is celebrated on 5th October around the world .It is a day to pay tribute to teachers for their tireless efforts in shaping the future of the students. Teachers’ Day offers an opportunity to acknowledge the unwavering dedication of educators who work tirelessly to impart knowledge, inspire, and guide students. This year, the young saplings of Primary section also celebrated this day with zeal and zest. They made thank you cards for their teachers with heartfelt messages and sketches expressing their gratitude .They distributed flowers and chocolates to their teachers. This gesture by the tiny tots hold a special place in teachers’ hearts and made them feel special.
Plantation activity in school” usually refers to educational initiatives where students are involved in planting and caring for trees and plants within the school premises. This activity serves multiple purposes, including environmental education, sustainability, practical experience and teamwork. Students of Class ll brought different saplings from home. All students were engaged in this activity, some were busy in planting and some in watering. Students learnt the importance of trees and how to take care of them.
Seerat-Un-Nabi (S.A.W) Sessions
Hamdard Public School continues its tradition of celebrating each Islamic month to nurture the true spirit of faith in their students and always encourages sharia practice to hold and participate in the activities which promote the message of Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W) in our lives to be efficacious before and after death. In this regard primary section organized “Seerat-un-Nabi (S.A.W) Sessions” for our young learners on Friday, 6th October’23. The main purpose of these session is to evoke the beautiful message of leading life based on Islamic principles and teaching of our beloved Prophet (S.A.W). Our students actively participated in the sessions with great enthusiasm by sharing Ahadith of the Holy Prophet (S.A.W) and recited Naat-e-Rasool (S.A.W) to show their love and respect. Teachers shared His (S.A.W) way of dealing different and difficult situations so we know how to deal with and get the guidance in all spheres of life with true implementation of the essence of Islamic teachings. The event went successful, and the students learned a lot from His (S.A.W)’s life. May Allah (S.W.T) bind us with Quran and Seerat-Un-Nabi (S.A.W) in order to become true Muslims. Aameen
In the vibrant tapestry of our school community, house elections stand as a testament of the spirit of democracy and leadership. These elections held annually, serve as a cornerstone for fostering camaraderie, leadership skills, and a sense of belonging among students. Through elections, school not only selects leaders but also instill values that extend beyond the classrooms. House elections mirror the democratic principles that form the bedrock of our society. Four students from each house, i.e. Al-Beruni, Al-Farabi, Al- Ghazali and Al-Razi selected as Captain and Vice-Captain. Students from classes (l to V), the heartbeat of our school, first actively participated for two days in election campaign in their respective areas accompanied by their teachers. They shouted the slogans for their favorite ones. This period leading up to the elections provided a platform for aspiring leaders to articulate their vision and showcase their leadership potential. From impassioned speeches to creative campaign strategies, students learnt to communicate effectively and developed leadership qualities. On 12th October, the actual voting process, a significant event took place. The whole area was embellished with balloons of respective colours. Ballot boxes and ballot papers were placed accordingly in the supervision of election manager. Students gathered to cast their votes in the presence of House In charges. They casted their votes, making choices based on the candidates’ promises. In essence, house elections in school provide a hands-on experience of democracy, encouraging students to voice their opinion and actively contribute to the betterment of their educational environment.
Oath Taking Ceremony
Oath taking ceremony of Prefects, House Captains, and Vice Captains was held on Monday, 30th October 2023 in the morning assembly of Primary Section. The section Head administered oath to the newly selected Students’ Council and awarded them sashes. The Election was held for the position of House Captains and Vice Captains. Moreover, candidates for the positions of Prefects were selected by the disciplinary committee members and teachers. The newly selected and elected students solemnly pledged to upload the values, rules and regulations of their alma mater with dedication and faith and to serve their fellow students with care, integrity and compassion.
Black Day to express solidarity for Kashmiris’ struggle
The world marks October 27th as Black Day, a significant occasion for understanding and expressing solidarity with the people of Kashmir. This day serves as a reminder of the historical struggles and ongoing issues faced by the region. On 27th of October, a special assembly was convened at our Primary Section to observe “Black Day” in support of Kashmir. As we all know that the assembly is a platform for students from different classes to express their views and sentiments on the longstanding issues in the region. Using the same platform, in a unique and impactful manner, the students delivered speeches that echoed their understanding of the complexities and struggles faced by the people of Kashmir. Through heartfelt poems, they shared their empathy and called for peaceful resolutions. An Urdu teacher conducted an informative session to educate the students about the long-standing issues in Kashmir. The event was a powerful way to illuminate the Kashmir conflict, emphasizing the imperative need for justice and peace in the region. By acknowledging Black Day and expressing solidarity with the Kashmiris, we join a global chorus advocating for a world where rights and well-being of the individuals are respected and upheld.
Commencement of Yoga Sessions for girls and Taekwondo Training for boys
A healthy body leads to a healthy mind, keeping this in view the management of Hamdard Public School not only focuses on the academics of the students but also on their healthy body. Different games are played in the school. Now Yoga and Taekwondo classes have also been started to enhance their flexibility, strength, breath control, clear mind etc. Yoga is integral to students’ physical and mental health. It helps to improve the development brain, memory, concentration, reduces stress, strain and headaches. Meditation is relaxation and rejuvenates the body and mind. It can enhance all the activities of the students, be it academics, sports or social. Taekwondo is the art of self-defence. This training provides self-defence skills as well as improved character. These are the keys of a successful personality. This system of unarmed combats involves the skillful application of punching, jumping, kicking, dodging, blocking, and sparring actions. Mindfulness, concentration and awareness are the fundamental concepts of Yoga and Martial arts. They both focus on the movement and accuracy. They both involve stretching and strengthening of the muscles. It is hoped that after completing the training the students would become better human beings, and the goal of the management will be fulfilled.