STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: To Commemorate its meritorious service in the field of education and splendiferous performance in the co-curricular activities, Shiksha Niketan Senior Secondary School Jeevan Nagar Jammu on Saturday celebrated its 29th Foundation Day-cum-Prize Distribution function in its premises.
Radhika Sohan (BDO), Megha (CA) and Suruchi Mahajan (Bank PO) were the Special Guests and I.D Soni (Commissioner of Bharat Scouts and Guides), Sehaj Singh ( Senior member Bharat Scouts and Guides) and Jeet Singh (Sports Teacher of the School) were the Guests of Honour of the occasion.
Prominent among other guests present were Neeru Puri Principal of SD Tara Puri Public High School, Vivek Chauhan Principal of Oriental Academy, Shiv Rattan Pandotra Principal of Shiva Public High School, Gagandeep Patwari, Rita Mengi Trustee of RM Public School, Ravinder Kour Principal of RM Public School, Kiran Gupta Incharge of Shiksha Niketan Gandhi Nagar.
The Principal of the School, Rameshwar Mengi and Director, Rakshan Mengi along with all the Incharges of the School received all the guests. Parents of meritorious students were also present.
The programme started with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp. A Welcome Dance was presented by the students of class 3rd of Primary Wing and the Vandana was performed by the students of class 4th of Primary Wing. It enthralled the audience present over there.
Then, there was colourful performance by the students of Middle- Wing. Thereafter, the students of High Wing performed the classical Bharat Natyam and Gidda”. All the cultural items were performed on the theme of “Unity in Diversity” i.e, oneness. The Guests appreciated the efforts of the students and the school management in bringing the institute to the present level of brillance , glory and uniqueness. The special Guest gave away the prizes to the meritorious students who had excelled in academics and various competitions held at School , District and National level. The ” Prize Distribution” occurred in the form of 1) Cheques, 2) Trophies, 3) Medals and 4) Certificates.All the special Guests in their respective speeches expressed appreciations for the laudable efforts of the Principal and his School team for making the School J& K’s No. 1 School .They expressed their happiness to see that Shiksha Niketan Jammu motivates its students by felicitating them with prizes and cheques as this serves as an impetus to their stellar up performance consistently . They also urged the students to exhibit their talents and potentials not only to carve a niche for themselves and bringing laurels to school , but also to aiming at bringing glory to their State as well as to the nation as a whole.
In his welcome address, the Worthy Principal, Sh. Rameshwar Mengi Ji, gave a brief description about the students who excelled in different fields. The students presenting various cultural items were highly applauded by the audience.
A total amount of Rupees One Lakh and Forty Thousand (Rs. 1,40,000 ) only were distributed among the meritorious students of class 8th , 10th and 12th session 2019-20, who outshines in academics
The Vote of thanks was presented by Mr. Harish Sharma the Main Incharge of the School . The programme culminated with the National Anthem .