Trekking on Ramdahra
The children were taken for trekking to the Ramdhara hills and temple. There were a total of around 90 students who went on the trip. The students had a wonderful time; they had an inter-house survival cooking competition. They also visited the temple on the foothills. Students helped in cleaning the area while being socially responsible. They learned how trekking and being one with nature helps promote a healthy lifestyle and a sustainable environment.
The Children enjoyed the trek and Inter House Survival Cooking competition.
Trip to the Andaman & Nicobar Islands
On 16th October, students of MYP 4, MYP 5, DP 1 and DP 2 set off for their CAS excursion to Andaman and Nicobar Islands. First, they traveled to Mumbai and took a connecting flight from Mumbai to Andaman.
They landed in Port Blair and spent three exciting days exploring Corbyn’s Cove Beach, learning about the historical importance of Ross Island from Ms. Anuradha Rao, visiting various museums, the cellular jail that held Veer Savarkar and several other freedom fighters and having a fun time cleaning the Bada Balu beach.
They then travelled to Havelock Island via cruise and visited Radhanagar Beach, which is one of the most beautiful beaches in Asia. Later, they spent the next day doing adventurous water activities such as scuba diving, beach cleaning and various other water sports at Elephant Beach.
The students then travelled back to Port Blair and spent their last day shopping. They also had the privilege of talking to IAS officer Pankaj Kumar, who is the secretary of IT and agriculture. They had an enlightening discussion with him about the problems faced by the citizens of Andaman and also brainstormed to help provide solutions.
After an eventful and enjoyable week in Andaman, our students finally returned home with memories they will never forget.
Trip to North East India
Excursions provide ample opportunity for learners to enhance their skills, build confidence and apply their classroom knowledge to the world outside. Our young PYP and MYP explorers visited the northeastern parts of India, known for its indigenous and authentic traditions and splendid beauty. It was a 6-night and 7-day trip, where students had the opportunity to explore a few regions of Assam and Meghalaya. The young learners visited various places like Srimanta Sankaradeva Kalakshetra (SSK), Umiam Lake, Ward Lake, Elephanta Falls, Wah-kaba and Nohkalikai Falls, Mawsmai caves, UNESCO World Heritage Site: Kaziranga National Park, etc. and experienced the rich culture and environmental diversity.