NewZNew (Chandigarh) : Doon Public School, A CBSE New Generation School, Sector-21, Panchkula, organised ‘Endeavour 2014’- a creative Cultural Extravaganza cum Prize Distribution function, to mark the Annual Day Celebrations of the School at the school’s premises. The Chief Guest at the function was Brig (Retd.) Madan Das; who is a war veteran & an author too. His latest offering to the literary world is a novel ‘Story of Harry Singh & Sophie Kaur’, which is a piece of fiction set in an Army backdrop.
The programme started with a Deep Stuti. This was followed by a captivating Group Song in which the Instrumental music and vocals were all by the students. The song also showcased a dance by Doonites. A Cultural Show – ‘Dashaavtar’ in which students showed their stage talent had Lord Vishnu’s 10 Avtar’s and this was appreciated by the audience due to the perfect choreography and costumes. Hanuman Chalisa in dance form was another presentation which attracted attention. The programme culminated with the School Song.
Said Capt Sanjay Anand, SM, Principal, Doon Public School, Panchkula, “We are having Annual Day festivities spread out over two days. On Sunday we are organizing ‘Kaleidoscope’- a Fete Cum Art & Craft Exhibition. The unique aspect about the Art & Craft Expo is that most of the exhibits have been made using Waste materials by the students. Alongside the exhibition there will be colourful and entertaining stage events & perfrormances like Salsa, Zumba which will see participation of as many as 200 students. There will be a baby show and other competitions too and students from other schools and their parents can also participate.” Added Mrs. Sunita Anand, Vice Principal, “While Mr. Vivek Atray, DC,Panchkula will inaugurate the Art exhibition Ms. Mamta Sauda, ACP, City, Panchkula will inaugurate the Fete.”
The prize distribution event was preceded by the Annual Report being read out by the Head Boy. Prizes were given to almost 150 Students, these were given under three heads–Inter class Competitions, Inter House Competitions and the already Running Trophies of the school.