The Gurgaon based Suncity World School recently celebrated its Annual Day, 'Saturnalia 2014-15'. Spread across two days, 19th "“ 20th December, it involved students from classes 5th, 6th and 9th to 12th.
The Deputy Commissioner of Gurgaon, Mr. T L Satya Prakash and Delhi's Director Education, Mr. Upendra Shastri were the chief guest on 19th December. The event was presided over by the Chairman, Mr. L N Goel, while the welcome speech was given by the Vice Chairman, Mr. Ankit Goel.
In her address, Rupa Chakravarty, the school principal, discussed about the Peshawar terrorist attack and called it a 'Black Day for humanity'. After the speech, she presented the annual report of the school.
The beginning of the show was marked by 'Havan' and the students welcomed all the guests by chanting mantras. Upon arrival, the guests went on to light the lamp. The first program of the event was the play 'Panchang' which showcased the five elements and the cosmos. The plot of the story surrounded around how people are much more dependent upon myth over astrology which is a proper science and gets its basics from the positions of stars and planets.
The annual festival consisted of awe striking performances from the students, entertaining theatrical extravaganzas and a prize distribution ceremony for the academic and extra-curricular scholars. A number of students who won awards at the state and national level were also awarded.
'Synergy', the official school magazine, was also launched by the guests. The second day of the event saw Mr. Upendra Shastri, Director Education New Delhi, as the Chief Guest.
One of the other talking points of the annual festival was the play 'Zodiac' which showed the 12 zodiac signs and their impact on our lives. The students displayed some awe inspiring performances during the play and left the audience spell bound.
Sitting in the audience, the parents and the guests applauded every move from the students. Some of the other highlights of the event included the aerial show at the grand finale and a meter dragon which highlighted the celebrations of Chinese Zodiac.
The Ace House trophy was awarded to the members of the ATLANTIC HOUSE.
The event was concluded with a vote of thanks from the Head girl, Rhea Tandon.
About Suncity School:
Suncity School believes in giving a challenging and supportive platform to the students to help them realize their true potential. The school strives to inculcate qualities such as self confidence and self esteem in the students. The values of the school include self discipline, creativity and freedom of thought.
More details about the school can be found at www.suncityschool.in
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