The 6th edition of the English Literary Club Meet , Bard’s Beacon was the culmination of a month long talent search among children of all age groups. The event held on Friday,10th January 2020 got underway with an invocation by the school choir. Almighty’s presence pervaded. The founder correspondent Dr.(Mrs) Meena Muthiah, a patron liberating passion for Art in children, prophesied the inevitable role of reading in their future. Dr.(Mrs) S.Amudha Lakshmi, the Principal with her rich repertoire had assisted in shaping the programme to perfection. The enterprises of the Vice Principal Mrs.Tharnee Ganesan and the foresight of the Head Of The Department Mrs.Jayanthi M parsed the events to perfection. The multi faceted personality Ms Janaki Sabesh, who has etched her commendable capacities in the field of story telling, script writing, and sundry other areas in the the South Indian filmdom graced the occassion as the Chief Guest.
A plethora of literary competitions to promote, observe and evaluate students’ literary caliber was held in various venues of the school, facilitating optimal output. Dumb Charading, Poetry, Book Review and essay writing, Role Plays, Quiz, What’s the Good Word and debate were some of the competitions held to unveil talents in children. Winners were duly acknowledged and rewarded.
CONSERVE MY PLANET
“The Earth is what we all have in common” said WENDELL BERRY. Protection and conservation of the planet requires the combined efforts of all people living in it. Our school CHETTINAD VIDYASHRAM has taken great initiatives to save the Earth from obliteration by conducting “CONSERVE MY PLANET” programme for the past five years.
The school has an active team of 100 vibrant, enthusiastic Green Ambassadors led by our principal Dr. Mrs S. Amudha Lakshmi with the teacher co ordinators.
In pursuance of this avowed objective, the following are some laurels won by our Green Ambassadors.
In 2014 – Maximum Participants Award
2015 – Best Teacher Co ordinator Award
2016 – Best School Award
2017 – Best Green Practices School Award
In this year 2019, our student Kousalya A B of class 7H has bagged the GREEN CHAMPION OF CHENNAI 2019 Award in the interschool competition wherein more than 10 schools had contested.
Our teacher co ordinator Mrs. Sowmya Ravi won the Best Teacher Co ordinator Award. – 2019
Akshara Uppuluri, Std 8-K participated in an online quiz competition conducted by ISRO in August 2019. This quiz was a part of an initiative launched by the Government of India to select students from all over the country to watch a satellite launch from the facility at Sriharikota. She is the only student from Tamilnadu to receive this honour.