Workshop on Successful Parenting

On February 14, 2017, G.D.Goenka Public School, Vasant Kunj, organized an enlightening and interactive workshop on parenting. The workshop was conducted by Dr Shimi Kang, a Canadian-Indian renowned Psychiatrist, an award winning Harvard trained medical doctor, researcher and expert on the science of human motivation. The mother of three, a TEDx speaker, Dr Kang, is the author of “The Dolphin Parent: A Guide To Raising Healthy, Happy and Self-Motivated Kids”.

Dr Kang provided practical communication and lifestyle prescriptions to enhance key twenty first century skills in young children. The content included expansion of the understanding of key concepts of self-motivation, adaptability and consciousness quotient. Need to promote creativity, critical thinking, communication, collaboration and contribution as a part of Consciousness Quotient or 5CQ’s was emphasized. The parents said they were very satisfied to have found answers to some very difficult problems.

Readers of the Year 2016-17

SEJAL GOEL IXA
ALEX NGUROKHUM IXA
RAHUL RANVEER SHAH IXB
DEVIKA CHHABRA IXB
SIA MALHOTRA IXB
SEHEJ KAUR IXC
ZATASHIA SHARMA IXC
RASHI SHARMA IXC
RADHIKA MITTAL IXD
SARTHAK MONGA IXD
ARYAMAN SINGH TOMAR IXD
ARYAWARDHAN AGARWAL IXD
UDAY GOEL IXD
SIDARTHA SANKARA PATI IXD
HARMAN SINGH SACHDEVA IXD
HRIDAY GUPTA IXE
RAGINI SHAH XB
SIDDHI GUPTA XB
REEYA UPADHYAY XB
AAKANKSHA GADH XC
APEKSHA RAINA XC
NISTHA JINDAL XC
MEDHA GOSWAMI XC
KSHITIJ RAJ GAUTAM XC
SHUBH NAYAN VARMA XC
JAYANT GUPTA XC
SHIVANI KUMARI 😄
SANIKA KHANNA XE
NANDINI GOEL XIA
KOMAL AGRAWAL XIA
SALONI KHANNA XIA
TARINI S BUDHRAJA XIB
MAAHIR JAIN XIC
BHAGYASHREE SUHAG XIC
ARYAN KANOI XIC
SAARTHAK ARYA XID
RUPANSHU JAIN XIE
RIDDHI GUPTA XIF

Farewell Party 2017

An enthusiastic and sentimental class eleven played the perfect host to the Farewell Party for class twelve. Energetic, graceful and foot-tapping dance performances enthralled the beautifully attired audience. The compares, Dikshita Khullar and Kartika Ahuja and later Vatsal Kanoi and  Tanya Bansal entertained the gathering with their witty repartee. Soon the focus shifted to the main event: The Personality Contest. Intelligent, beautiful, stylish and suave! Each nominee gave the judges plenty to think over. Interspersed with music, dance and scintillating stage shows, the farewell party culminated with the announcement of prizes for the winners of the Batch of 2017:

Mr. Goenkan – Manav Maini

Miss Goenkan – Mahi S. Kumar

Mr Talented – Ved Rajgarhia

Miss Talented – Sara Bahl

Mr Popular – Sagar Rathi

Miss Popular – Vrinda

Style Icons – Shivangani Anand and Aman Kumar

Faces of the Year- Rohan Vasdev and Annika Bhargava

Gentleman of the Year –Dhruv Swaroop

Lady of the Year – Usmehar Madan

Citation Ceremony

The 18th Citation Ceremony of GD Goenka Public School, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi took place on January 25, 2017 in the school auditorium at noon. It was attended by the members of the Management viz, Principal, My Sanjay Yadav, the Vice Principal, Mrs S Kumar, Ms Pankaja and Mr Rajiv Sharma. All students of class XII of 2017 batch lit ‘Diyas’ from the ceremonial lamps signifying the eternal light of knowledge, learning and wisdom. Students received mementoes from the Principal who along with the Vice Principal and Senior Section In-charge blessed them with best wishes for the forthcoming Board Examination.

Republic Day Celebrations

Republic Day was celebrated with much nationalistic fervor in GD Goenka Public School, Vasant Kunj on January 25, 2017. The special assembly commenced with the morning prayer by Mr Sanjay Yadav, Principal, GD Goenka Public School, Vasant Kunj, followed by a talk by Ms Meeru Pande of English Deptt. The mainstay of the function was a melodious medley of patriotic songs by children. The Principal addressed the school with his words of wisdom emphasizing the unenviable role children can perform in nation building.