‘Farewell’ – this word actually means a wish or a blessing to do well in life. Thus the ‘Farewell Party’ organized on 31st Jan 2018 to celebrate the last day of Std 10 students proved to be a day of bon homie and cheer. Many fun games were organized for the students which were mainly group events. Spot prizes were also announced. The Principal, Mrs. Vinita DSouza and Headmaster, Mr. Ajit Gaykar addressed the pupils encouraging them to do the best in life. Awards and certificates were given for academic achievements and overall positions. Rhea Menon and Rohit Patel were adjudged the Best Outgoing Girl Pupil and Best Outgoing Boy Pupil while Srushti Khemkar received the Topmost Pupil Award. Rohit Jha won the personality contest. It was then time to hit the dance floor and the day ended with a sumptuous lunch.
Trinity International School ushered in the 69th Republic Day with customary fervor and ceremony attached to it. The day began with a prayer followed by the hoisting of the tricolour by the Principal Mrs. Vinita D’Souza. This was followed by speeches in English, Hindi and Marathi in which the importance of preparing students as agents of positive change in the world was mainly stressed upon. The programme was interspersed with patriotic songs sung by the school choir. The day ended with the singing of ‘Vande Matram’- echoes of which shall continue to reverberate in every heart.
The month of December evokes a feeling of ‘Joie de vivre’ and Trinity International School got into the mood and celebrated the season with gusto.
Keeping the traditional flavor alive, a huge Christmas tree was set up in the school quadrangle and a crib adorned the space next to it. The entire school was decked up with Christmas decorations. This year eco-friendly Christmas decorations were stressed upon and a competition was held for the same. Grade 7 and Grade 8 were adjudged as winners for their innovative ideas for decorations.
The entire school echoed with Christmas carols and students were delighted to meet Santa Claus who has brought chocolates for them. Games were played in the respective classes and children had a wonderful time playing and singing the Christmas carols. Each student left the school with a smile on his place and with a box of Christmas goodies. The day ended on a joyful note.
Trinity International School celebrated its Annual Day on 18th November , 2017.The day showcased a resplendent pageant of dance, music and theatre. No efforts were spared in terms of hardwork and creativity. The chief guests, Mr. Deepak Kewalramani, Secretary, Premier Education Society, and Mrs. Juhi Kewalramani , Member of Premier Education Society, graced the occasion with their presence. The Principal, Mrs. Vinita D’souza welcomed and felicitated the chief guests.
The evening began by invoking the blessings of the Almighty through a classical dance performance. The audience was transported into the colourful world of the little ones as the students of pre-primary rocked the stage with their dance. Students of the primary department exhibited their dancing and acting prowess in equal measure through a Halloween themed dance performance which created a mysterious and spooky atmosphere. Another dance performance showcased the different deities worshipped in the state of Maharashtra.
The English skit struck a chord with the audience as it depicted the importance of human connection over the use of technology. The Hindi skit was a hilarous take on the importance of education. The audience were enthralled by the ‘Dance Museum’ which took them on a journey to witness varied dance forms of different states of our great country. The ‘Ghummar’ dance from Rajasthan was an amazing showstopper and the audience gasped in astonishment at the agility and finesse of the talented performers.
The principal presented the annual report about the various achievements of the students and the latest developments in the school. It was also a joyous occasion as the school had just received the prestigious ‘International School Award ‘ from the British Council. The chief guests felicitated the Principal and the team of teachers for the same. The chief guest then addressed the parents and spoke about the importance of the unified effort of parents and school in shaping the character of our students who would be the future citizens of this world. This was followed by prize distribution where the best performers of the previous academic year were felicitated and awarded. Mohit Vakil was felicitated for securing the first place, at the all India level in Environmental management for the academic year 2015-2016.
The Bhangra performance followed next with the students dancing rhythmically to the foot-tapping and vibrant music and was awarded with a resounding round of applause by the audience. Students of senior secondary brought the world on the stage as they performed the ‘salsa’ and the ‘tango’ to name a few of the eclectic dance forms the presented on stage. It proved to be the perfect finale to an exciting and exhilarating evening. The evening came to an end as the officiating Administrative Officer Mrs Menuka Vijan rendered the vote of thanks to all the stake holders.
The evening was an amalgamation of talent, passion, perseverance and dedication. It gave the students an opportunity to explore their innate talents and capabilities.
This year Diwali celebration at Trinity International School was marked by a slight deviation from the beaten path. Students took an oath to keep Diwali pollution free by refraining from bursting crackers. This oath was rendered to the students by the EcoClub Coordinator Ms. Clarine Saldanha. Keeping the traditional fervour going, students decorated diyas and made flower rangolis. Games were played in the classes and the day ended with each student receiving a snack-box filled with goodies that brought a smile on to all the faces.
|Winners of Diya Decoration||Winners of Rangoli Competition:|
|First: Pillai Yukeshkumar Shanmuga Sundaram Kavitha||II-B||First: Samanthaa||II A|
|Second: Gawali Darshan Ashish Anuradha||IIA||Second: Kamthe Narayani||II-A|
|Third: Gatla Ishaant Sreevan Neeraja||I-A||Third: Devandran Shaktisharan||I-A|
|First: Sutar Krupa Pravin Nilam||IV-A||First: Pathare Dwij||III-A|
|Second: Shinde Parth Anil Trishala||III-B||Second: Nadar Jhassithaa||III-A|
|Third: Khan Mohammad Hammad Mabood Nuzba||III-B||Third: Rajput Ishanvi||IV-B|
|First: Shewale Aarya Sunil Pranita||VII||First: Bhasin Meesha||VII|
|Second: Vasavada Aarav Saral Purvi||VI||Second: Panpalia Shlok||VI|
|Third: Pawar Kshitij Kashinath Nita||V||Third: Agarwal Diya||V|
|First: Daryanani Aryan Manoj Rashmi||IX||First: Gujaran Ehshaanya||VIII|
|Second: Gujaran Ehshaanya Hemant Hemlata||VIII||Second:Mercita Isebell||IX|
|Third: Ganatra Jay Yatin Twinkal||XI||Third: Wairkar Saniya||IX|
Dussehra was celebrated in school on 29th September 2017.The teachers enlightened the students about the significance of the day on the relay system. The teachers spoke about how Dussehra is a festival which signifies the victory of goodness over evil, light over darkness and happiness over gloom.
Blessings of Goddess Sarawati were invoked on this auspicious day through a traditional puja. The various tools like books, lab equipments, machinery, vehicles etc used in school were worshipped too.
At Trinity International School, we strive to hone the future global citizens well rooted in their rich cultural heritage
Teachers’ Day was celebrated in Trinity International School. The students of senior secondary donned the role of teachers and conducted classes. They always look forward to Teachers’ Day with a lot of anticipation, for the sheer spirit of the occasion. Acting as teachers, they get a fair idea of the tremendous responsibility which rests on teachers. They also appreciated the fact that it requires a lot of hard work and dedication to be a good teacher. Motivational speeches and funny anecdotes made the day enjoyable for all the staff members. The teachers were treated to a delightful lunch. All in all, it was a day of love, respect and celebration for everyone!
The 70th Independence Day was celebrated with great zeal and patriotism in school on 15th August. The day began with a prayer to seek the Almighty’s blessings which was followed by flag hoisting and the rendition of national anthem.
The students of primary performed an action song depicting the significance of our flag. A skit in Hindi was enacted by secondary students which spoke about the sacrifices of our great freedom fighters. It also emphasised on the need for each person to take responsibility and be accountable. There were speeches by teachers to reiterate the fact that the responsibility of nation building lies on each citizen’s shoulder. The Ex-Officio Secretary addressed the students and shared her thoughts on this day.
The program ended with the school choir singing the national song ‘Vande Mataram’.
Founders’ Day was celebrated on 14th August in school remembering the founding fathers of the school.On the auspicious day of Janmasthami, our school was founded at Karachi, Pakistan, in the year 1945.
The day began with a speech on the relay system about Founders’ Day.
‘Behrana Sahib’ – a decorated plate with an idol of Lord Jhulelal was established in the school auditorium.
The aim of doing this annually is to ensure that the future generations are aware of the values and rich cultural heritage of the community. Students belonging to the sindhi community attended the programme along with their parents. Students then performed the traditional dance known as ‘Chhej’.
The idol of Lord Jhulelal was taken in a procession for ‘visarjan’ as per the tradition.
The guests, students and staff were treated to a sumptuous Sindhi lunch thereafter.
Doctors constitute one of the most important pillars of our society and to honour their selfless service, Trinity International School celebrated Doctors’ Week from 1st July to 4th July 2017.
The celebrations began on 1st July, 2017 with different activities that were conducted in school. Students from Stds. I-IV made collages depicting how medical workers ensure safety and immediate help in the face of emergency. Students from Stds. V-IX made posters depicting the contributions of the medical fraternity technological advancements made in the several fields of medicine and slogans acknowledging the selfless commitment of the doctors. These were displayed in the school auditorium.
On 4th July, a commemorative function was held in the school auditorium. Dr. Saral Vasavada, an Orthopaedic Surgeon, attached to Raheja Hospital was the Guest of Honour. Students had prepared a video in which they showcased the historical significance of Doctors’ Day. Students from Std. III recited a poem expressing gratitude for their service which although turns out to be painful at times. Dr. Saral Vasavada then addressed the students and with the help of a Powerpoint presentation stressed upon the importance of hygiene and healthy eating habits, if unnecessary illnesses were to be kept at bay.
This was a small step towards making students aware and making them appreciate the role of doctors in our society.
On 21st June, 2017, Trinity International School joined the world to celebrate International Yoga Day. The immense benefits yoga offers in uniting the body, mind and the inner self is indisputable. The entire school geared up for this day with great enthusiasm. Classes from primary and the secondary sections engaged in pranayama (breathing techniques) and meditation. The positive impact of yoga was also explained to the students.
That yoga was now getting the accolades and recognition it deserves is demonstrated by the fact that the entire world has accepted it as a medium for a balanced and fulfilling lifestyle.
It was a proud day for parents and teachers of Trinity International School- Pre-Primary as it was the Graduation Ceremony for Senior K.G. students.
The program began with a prayer as innocent yet confident voices filled the hall.
This was followed by a speech by one of the students. Next the programme took a melodious turn when the students sang a song to express their gratitude to teachers as well as parents.
Mrs Meena Lamba, the Pre-Primary Head, addressed the parents and gave away the certificates to the students. The programme ended on a happy note with every student leaving the school premises with a gift hamper loaded with goodies!!
Trinity International School celebrated the birth anniversary of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on 19th February 2016. The programme commenced with a prayer to invoke blessings from the almighty. Then our Ex-Officio Secretary Mrs. Vinita D’souza garlanded the photograph of Shivaji Maharaj. This was followed by few thought provoking speeches by teachers who shared some of his endeavours and anecdotes from his life. Their speeches also highlighted the qualities of this great visionary thereby creating awareness in the young minds about the valiant Maratha warrior, ‘Shivaji Maharaj’. The Choir group also sung an Aarti in praise of the King. The programme ended with the National Anthem.
A fitting tribute was paid to the eternal teacher, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam at Trinity International school. His birthday was marked as World Students’ Day. ‘No bag day’ was celebrated with great zeal and devotion. The students came to school with bag full of enthusiasm, sheer respect and love.
The day was planned to accommodate various activities. The teachings and lessons of this great soul were touched upon in the assembly. The students came up with the values that they have to imbibe from the legend.
The day began with a reading session. The students read books from varied genres and topics.
The students then watched a speech by Sir APJ Abdul Kalam in which he was addressing the students. Students of primary watched an animated video depicting the anecdotes of his life.
Scientific temperament was kindled by organizing various science activities. Students performed various experiments and recorded their observations.
A poster making competition was held. The posters depicted the teachings of Sir APJ Abdul Kalam. The students used his images and quotes to demonstrate the values he had lived by.
It was a fitting tribute to a great teacher, statesman, scientist and above all a great humanitarian.
Maharashtra Day was celebrated with Great enthusiasm by the Trinity International School. The Programme began by seeking the blessing of Lord Almighty through a prayer, followed by a hymn. This was followed by Flag Hoisting and singing of the National Anthem. The students then sang songs in Hindi and Marathi praising the Motherland. Ms.Geetanjali then brought out the political, cultural and social significance of the day through her speech in English. The Historical significance of the day was also touched upon. The programme ended with a rendition of ‘Vande Mataram’.