Investiture Ceremony is a solemn occasion where all the young students are prepared to don the mantle of leadership and discharge the responsibilities entrusted upon them by the school. Donning the mantle of accountability, they also pledge to bestow their duties to the best of their abilities. We believe that the child centred approach will create a responsible citizen. The investiture ceremony was held on the 14th of June 2019. The Principal of our school honoured our leaders of 2019 – 20
The International Yoga Day is celebrated annually on 21st June. It embodies unity of mind and body, thought and action, restraint and fulfilment, harmony between man and nature, a holistic approach to health and well-being. It is not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness within you, the world and the nature. Yoga is an ancient practice that helps to keep one’s mind healthy and body fit.
The Birth Anniversary of the late Chief Minister K.Kamaraj is celebrated as the ‘Educational Development Day’ in recognition of his contribution to the development of education. The special guest of this day, Dr. David Abraham Albert, Ph. D, Prof in English, motivated the children with his thoughts.
Our school organized an Inter School Sports Meet 2019 – 20 amidst great mirth, nerve and camaraderie on 10th August, 2019 in which around 320 students participated from our sister schools. Our Chairman and Senior Principal Dr. N. Vijayan presided over the function. The much awaited Meet started with a great zeal, excitement and congenial atmosphere by welcoming the esteemed Chief Guest, the participants and emphasizing on the importance of sports in a child’s life. Our Chairman and Senior Principal wished good luck to all the participating teams and said that this event speaks for the commitment that all hold for the sports which further provides opportunities to come closer and strengthen the bond of fellow- feelings
“Freedom in the mind Faith in the words Pride in our souls”. Independence Day at AIPS was celebrated with great enthusiasm and respect. Our Principal welcomed and introduced the Chief Guest Dr. T. Santhanam, Psychologist to the gathering. To commemorate the sovereignty of our nation, the Chief Guest unfurled the National Flag and inspired the gathering with his speech. Our students’ performance of patriotic songs, skit and dance awakened everyone’s spirit towards our motherland.
Sports Day is celebrated in our school every year in which students participate in competitive sporting activities, with the aim of winning trophies or prizes. It has shown that physical education and sports are important to the development of children and young people. Sports day for primary children has proved to enhance mental and physical development, as well as social skills and even improvements in academic performance. The 5th Annual Sports Day was conducted on 30th August, 2019 with great enthusiasm and fun. The Chief Guest Mr. S. Ragunath, International Athlete, Sub – Inspector of Police, recipient of Chief Minister’s Anna Medal in 2011, declared the sports meet open, motivated the students and awarded them with the prizes.
A Science Exhibition is a wonderful tool that engages students in learning as they put effort and make models with their own hands. It develops a scientific spirit and curiosity in a student which in turn forces them to think creatively and find solutions to the challenges. This exhibition is organized every year to give ample opportunities to children to sharpen their creativity and imaginative skills.
Grandparents' play a very important role in the life of every child. This part of our school programme is intended mainly to convey the importance of joint family system in our society and say goodbye to old age homes.
The Grandparents Day was celebrated on 30th November, 2019 with lot of zeal and excitement. Chief Guest Mrs. Chenthamilselvi, former Director of Matriculation Schools graced the occasion.
Colours play a vital role in the world in which we live. Colour can sway thinking, change actions, and cause reactions. Early identification of colours helps to create the cognitive link between visual clues and words which is an important part of a child’s holistic development. The motive of celebrating colours week is to make the kids become aware of the colour, its significance and to develop the fine motor skills in the students. The day began with fun filled introduction of colours. Classes were decorated with balloons, ribbons, flowers and cut outs.
Annual Day forms an integral part of our school activities. It is an occasion of celebration, felicitation, feast and festivity when students present not only their wonderful performances but also receive honours for their curricular and co-curricular achievements. This special day was presided over by Dr. K. Karthikeyan, IPS, Asst. Commissioner of Police, Kancheepuram.
Republic Day is celebrated with great enthusiasm in our school every year. Students perform various cultural activities to entertain the guests and other fellow students.The Chief Guest Mr. P. Madhusoodhanan, Wing Commander, IAF Retd, General Manager, HCL Technologies stunned everyone with his speech that added a special colour to the celebration.
Badge Ceremony is a moment to cherish for the students who had worked hard to achieve their goals. Students from classes I to IX are awarded Scholar and Topper badges. Silver and Gold Stars are awarded for KG students as recognition for their outstanding academic merit and excellence. Our Chairman and Senior Principal Dr. N. Vijayan honoured the toppers and scholars of the year 2019 -2020.
146 Scouts and Guides from the Zion and Alwin group of schools attended a Patrol Leader Training Camp on the 8th of January, 2020 conducted by the newly formed Pallava Mandalam District officials in the auditorium at Alwin International Public School, Padappai. The importance of Patrol System, Proficiency badges and Court of Honour was explained to the students. They were motivated by Dr. N. Vijayan State Treasurer, Tamilnadu Bharath Scouts and Guides, Mr. P. Mani, President Bharat Scouts and Guides Tamilnadu, Mr. Harish L Mehta, Dy. National Commissioner, State Commissioner (Scouts) Bharat Scouts and Guides Tamilnadu, Mr. V J Purantharan Dist. Commissioner (Scouts) South Chennai District and Ms. Kempi Pakam, Vice- President Bharat Scouts and Guides India. New and unique school scarf was released by Ms. Kempi Pakam and Rajayapuraskar Certificates were distributed to the 2017 – 18 awardees.
An interschool competition for the Kindergarten students was organized on the 2nd November, 2019 in the auditorium of Zion International Public School, Mappedu. The students of Alwin International Public School, Padappai participated in the interschool competition where they not only proved their mettle but also gave tough competition for the other participants. The children of our school bagged the maximum number of prizes in the event.