Book Week was organised in Carmel from 25th to 28th April by Scholastic India Pvt. Ltd. The aim of the event was to inculcate good reading habit among students. On 25th April a special
assembly was conducted regarding the Book Week and the students were given half
an hour reading time.
Title : Erfahrungsbericht Menschen Bewegen Berlin 2016
Culture and Education bring people together and together, people can move mountains. Sr. Tina Maria, the German teachers Ma'am Ulrike and Sanjay Sir along with three students, Bhavika Sharma, Sera G. Gomes and Harshini Davuluri attended the World Conference of Culture and Education organized by the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Berlin from 13th to 15th April. Almost 500 people from more than 30 countries of the world were present.
After the grand opening in the 'World Hall' of the Foreign Ministry, there were several workshops lined up, such as Poetry Slam, Model European Union and Wheelchair Basketball. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier, closed the event with his speech.
Earth day was celebrated on 22nd April 2016 in Carmel. It was organized by the Environment club (In-charges,Tr. Anita Arora and Tr. Renu Dhawan) with the support of School Principal Sr. Joviana. Various competitions were held on the day i.e. paper Bag and envelope making for class 6th, Poster making for class 7th, Rangoli making for class 8th, Best out of waste for class 9th and slogan writing for class 11th. Students used eco friendly material for the same. The products of various competitions were then displayed in the auditorium for students. An assembly was conducted on the importance of Earth day and how students can contribute in saving our mother earth.
Sr.Jovianna, Sr.Tina and Tr.Kiran visited the Shapur Nangli
village of Nuh district on 29th March 2016. A medical team was taken along carrying medical supply
for the villagers.The village children
were taught various rhymes and songs which filled them with great joy. They were
also given lessons on sanitation and hygiene.
programs were conducted for parents to make them aware about the school curriculum
and the teaching methodologies being followed.
Class VI - 31st March
orientation began with a presentation on Mother Veronica which gave the parents
an understanding of our Foundress?s working. Sr. Jovianna gave a brief glimpse
of the activities which were to be held in the school throughout the year. The
guest speaker Dr Shelja Sen, a child and adolescent psychologist, family
therapist and author of the book ?The Art of Mindful Parenting? gave tips on
effective parenting while making several references to her book.
Class IV and V- 9th
presentation on the examination pattern (CCE) to be followed for the whole year
was presented to the parents of class IV and V. The parents were also informed
about the various activities done by the children. The teacher in charge of
primary Sr. Beena, introduced the teachers to the parents. The programme
concluded with some important information given to the parents and an interactive
session with them.
Class XI - 21st
Jovianna in her address to the parents said that the support and cooperation of
parents is vital in achieving the best possible education for the students. She
spoke about the rules and regulations the students have to follow throughout
Sr. Joviana, school principal will be celebrating her feast on 24th Feb. On 17th Feb a beautiful assembly was organized by the students to showcase their love and affection for their beloved principal. The students presented her with beautiful handmade cards, flowers and potted plants.
Title : Sr. Susheela Superior General of the Apostolic Carmel visits Carmel
Sr. Susheela, Superior General of the Apostolic Carmel was in Carmel on a short visit. She was felicitated by Carmel Delhi in a special assembly held on 15th Feb 2016. A wonderful performance was put for Sr. Susheela who in turn enthralled the students and staff with her wit and inspiring stories.
A group of class 11
students accompanied by Sr. Joviana, Tr. Geeta and Tr. Romina visited the Tihar
training Centre on 18th Dec 2015 to present a Christmas program for the
inmates. The program began with a dance followed by singing of Christmas
carols. A skit performed by the students emphasized on the Importance of
Christmas and brought cheer to the inmates. The inmates in turn performed for
the student visitors. The program spread a lot of goodwill amongst the young
On 28th January students of class 11 organized a beautiful farewell for
their seniors. Elegantly dressed in saris the outgoing students were
accompanied by their parents. A play showing various scenes in the life of a
Carmelite, songs, dances and a short emotional movie presented by Muskaan Wadhwa,
Shreya Balachandran and Sidra Subhan was thoroughly appreciated by the
audience. Sr. Joviana Fernandes also spoke about her experience with the
outgoing batch. The students went back with memories they'd cherish forever.
Title : Republic Day Celebrations and Investiture Ceremony 2016
The grounds of
Carmel Convent School were filled with colours of the Tricolour when the school
celebrated the 67th Republic Day with great zest and zeal. The chief guest for
the event was Ms.Tilottama
Verma, an IPS officer. Ms Verma made history as the first woman IPS officer of
Lucknow to be honoured with the president's police medal for bravery.
began with a prayer followed by the chief guest hoisting the national flag.
Carmelites paid their tribute to Mother India by performing dances and singing
patriotic songs. It was also a special day for the school as the new cabinet
for the year 2016-17 was inducted. The school witnessed the formal handing over
of responsibilities by the outgoing to the incoming cabinet.
The new head girl
for the year is Ashreen Singh and the new assistant head girl is Bhakti