Ebenezer School Activity Report - November 2023:
Reopening and Community Outreach: Following a sweltering summer, Ebenezer School's dedicated teaching staff embarked on a remarkable door-to-door campaign to announce the school's reopening. Despite the scorching temperatures, they traversed villages and towns, spreading the word about the resumption of classes after the break. Their mission was twofold: to inform families about the reopening and to encourage enrollment in the school's Sponsorship Program, generously supported by Glocal Aid and Zinzino Foundation. Despite facing challenges due to the heat, their efforts bore fruit as many parents eagerly embraced the opportunity for their children to join the school.
Republic Day Celebrations: Ebenezer School's Republic Day celebrations were a testament to the spirit of patriotism and unity. In addition to the traditional parade, the school organized a series of captivating cultural programs that showcased the students' talents and reverence for their nation. From spirited marches to stirring performances, the event captivated the audience and garnered praise from onlookers, reinforcing the school's commitment to fostering national pride and integrity among its students.
Inaugural Inter-School Sports Competition: A significant milestone for Ebenezer School was the hosting of its first inter-school sports competition. This event, made possible through collaboration with the District Sports Officer, brought together 23 schools from the city of Karwi. Amidst enthusiastic cheers and spirited competition, students participated in various sporting events, including kho-kho, kabaddi, sprints, and races. The event not only promoted physical fitness but also instilled values of teamwork and sportsmanship among the participants. Ebenezer School emerged as a frontrunner, clinching numerous accolades and affirming its commitment to holistic education.
Heartfelt Farewell to Class 8: As the academic year drew to a close, Ebenezer School bid a poignant farewell to its graduating Class 8 students. Class 7 students, along with dedicated teachers, organized a touching ceremony to honor their departing classmates. Emotions ran high as students reminisced about their time together and expressed gratitude for the guidance and support received from their teachers. The event underscored the strong sense of camaraderie and belonging within the school community, leaving an indelible mark on all who attended.
Conduct of Annual Examinations: With the end of the academic session approaching, the teaching staff diligently prepared for the annual examinations. Meticulous planning and coordination ensured the smooth conduct of examinations, with rigorous question paper compilation and logistical arrangements. Despite the inherent stress of exam season, teachers maintained a supportive atmosphere, offering guidance and encouragement to students as they navigated through the assessments. The examinations served as a pivotal opportunity for students to showcase their academic prowess and consolidate their learning achievements.
Commemoration of Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti: Ebenezer School embraced the spirit of social justice and equality by commemorating Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti. Through informative sessions and engaging activities, students gained insight into Dr. Ambedkar's visionary contributions to Indian society. The event provided a platform for reflection and dialogue on issues of inclusivity and empowerment, fostering a culture of empathy and understanding among the school community.
Staff Picnic for Refreshment and Bonding: Amidst the sweltering heat, Ebenezer School organized a rejuvenating picnic for its hardworking staff. The picturesque school campus provided the perfect backdrop for a day of relaxation and camaraderie. Staff members came together to enjoy a delicious meal and engage in recreational activities, strengthening bonds and rejuvenating spirits. The picnic served as a token of appreciation for the dedication and commitment demonstrated by the staff throughout the academic year.