The classrooms of Trinity International School were decorated with lanterns and other festive decorations to welcome the ‘Festival of Lights’. The happy faces of students dressed beautifully added more brightness to the occasion. Diwali celebration began with the Rangoli competition where students enthusiastically participated and made beautiful rangoli designs using eco-friendly colours. The rangoli decorated with lovely colorful flowers by the Grade 4 students in the corridor was a beautiful sight to see. Students were shown a few videos on the ill-effects of burning crackers to encourage them to celebrate an eco-friendly Diwali. The eagerness to enjoy the most awaited vacation was soon overtaken by their excitement to play games in their classrooms conducted by their class teachers. Children upto Std.IV were given gifts whereas the older ones were given sumptuous snacks.
|Winners of Diya Decoration||Winners of Rangoli Competition:|
|First: Panpalia Aarav Amit Nita||II-A||First: Shanbhag Suravi Ravish||I A|
|Second: Aseempreet Kaur Simpreet Singh Parvinder Kaur||IIA||Second: Mangalam Meenakshi Ramanathan||I-B|
|Third: More Swaransh Mahesh Preeti||I-B||Third: Mhatre Shardul Bhushan||II-A|
|First: Mahadik Shaurya Mangesh Nayana||IV-A||First: Pathare Dwij||III-A|
|Second: Sah Tejas Rajesh kumar Madhubala Kumari||IV-B||Second: Devendran Shakti Sharan||III-A|
|Third: Kandarkar Pratham Akshay Bhakti||III-A||Third: Kolta Meghana Krishnakumar||IV-B|
|First: Shaikh Asmaulhaq Dinislam Afroza||VI||First: Bane Radha Rajesh||VB|
|Second: VJain Tanisha Nikesh||VII||Second: Tahiliani Shllok Girish||VI|
|Third: Sutar Krupa Pravin Nilam||V A||Third: Sinha Nikhil Prabhat Kumar||VA|
|First: Gujaran Ehshaanya Hemant Hemlata||IX||First: Wairkar Saniya Shashank||X|
|Second: Panda Soumi Srijan Siuli||VIII||Second:Nadar Madhumita||IX|
|Third: Desai Vedika Vijay Sarika||XI||Third: Nadar Madhumita||VIII|
The Annual Day of Trinity International School is one of the most awaited yearly events. This year was no different.
The event started with the school choir leading the audience in prayer. But the offerings didn’t stop there – a prayer dance that followed really gave a divine start, an event like this requires. It was only after that the annual day began in all its glory.
Students from pre-primary to secondary set the stage on fire with their agility and enthusiasm. The students from pre-primary section reminded us of values that are getting washed away with the sands of time. Through their dance performances they underlined the importance of kindness and the uniqueness of togetherness, even if there are certain divides – both visible and invisible.
Many of this year’s performances expressed gratitude to the unsung heroes, those who sacrifice their well-being and even life without any expectations from us. Younger students said their ‘Shukriya’ to soldiers, farmers and scientists, ending their performance with slogans of ‘Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan, Jai Vigyan’.
There were festive dances too and one dance that absolutely captivated the audience was ‘Navrang’, a dance depicting the festival of colours – Holi. The spectacularly colourful performance brought the entire stage alive.
A tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj through a performance that traced the life and glory of the Great Maratha Warrior took the audience back into pages of history. A skit based on the theme of friendship brought a smile onto every face. Despite having similar purposes, all these performances managed to hold the audience’s attention till the very end.
Lord Krishna’s life, from the very beginning was depicted, all the way from being carried over the Yamuna River to his different forms – Makhan chor, an eternal lover of Radha, his Vitthal form, and Vishwaroopa – his eternally abiding form in the Mahabharatha war was also depicted.
The programme culminated with the Western Dance that beautifully blended Retro, Jazz and Hip Hop, all sparkling clothes and dazzling smiles. It certainly brought the day to a lively end.
The annual day closed with a vote of thanks followed by the National anthem and fond memories of another year.
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.
Flowers and cards with touching messages made by students are the highlights of 5th September, a special day for Teachers. The day was celebrated with enthusiasm in Trinity International School.
The students from class 10 donned the role of teachers andwere assigned classes to teach. Students got firsthand experience and appreciated the hard work and dedication required to be a good teacher. An event was organised where the Principal, Mrs Vinita D’Souza addressed the gathering and spoke about the challenges faced by the teaching community today and how teachers have to emerge above and beyond those issues.
The teachers were in for a surprise as it was time to relax and have fun. A series of games and fun activities were organised for the teachers. The hall reverberated with peals of laughter as teachers competed to win the games.
The day came to an end with scrumptious food, fun, laughter and some great music.
The 71st Independence Day was celebrated in Trinity International School with pride and patriotism. The school choir led the gathering in seeking the blessings of the Almighty. The national flag was unfurled by the Principal, Mrs. Vinita D’Souza which was followed by a soulful rendition of the national anthem.
Thought-provoking speeches reinforced the importance of freedom. The speakers also spoke about the sacrifices of innumerable heroes – known and unknown. A patriotic song in the national language evoked a sense of allegiance in the audience. The event ended with singing of the national song ‘Vande Mataram’.
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.
‘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.
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!!
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
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.