Jyotiraditya Dayal of Class 8, Saarisht Naveen Kalra of Class 9 and Sashiv Bhatia of class 10 represented school in Sarthak I.T Fest held at St. Stephen’s School, Chandigarh on 2nd August 2019 and won the first position in Java Programming.
Congratulations to the tech enthusiasts!
Recently, the students participated in the SATYAN INNOVATION FEST, 2019 held at Sat Paul Mittal School, Ludhiana and presented their entrepreneurial idea. BIOFUEL, MAKING FUEL OUT OF BIOWASTE. Ibaadat Bains, Kaveri Sharma , Nihal Singh and Yashvika Ahuja competed against 24 teams from all over India and were selected among top 5. They finally went on to win the award for the Best Crisis Management team.
The event which included a four stage process where the students first pitched their idea and managed to obtain 18% equity financing and then presented their product and marketing strategy. Last, was the crisis management session where they showcased a sterling performance . It was an excellent learning opportunity in business management , leadership, communication and team work.
Congratulations, to the team who made us proud.
The U-14, U-17 and U-19 teams from Strawberry Fields High School won the Boys’ titles, winning Gold Medals in the UT Inter-school Squash Championship 2019-20 held at GMHS-43, Chandigarh from 1-4 August 2019.
The U-17 and U-19 teams beat the hosts, Government Model High School (GMHS), Sector 43, Chandigarh with an identical score of 2-0 in both the finals.
The U-14 Boys’ registered a 2-1 win over the host, Government Model High School (GMHS), Sector 43, Chandigarh, thus fetching Gold medals.
The U-14 Girls’ team finished 2nd and were awarded the Silver Medals in the tournament.
Great Going teams!
SFHS recently participated in the 7th young entrepreneurs conference held in the Doon School, Dehra Dun.
This enriching experience also helped create awareness among the participants about different aspects of business such as revenue raising solutions and developing sustainable business ideas. There was also a stock market simulation game that tested the profit making ability and presentation ability of the students .
In the sustainable business idea category, Ibaadat Bains and Sejal Sud earned themselves the first position for their sustainable development ideas and also got the best delegate award. They were alloted the Ministry of Social Reforms, wherein they had to provide solutions on the problems faced in Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu. They had to take part in formal and informal discussions and prepare working papers for the competition.
Great going, girls!
Ms Deepshikha Pargal, Kindergarten educator, was today awarded the tGELF Education Prize 2019 in a glittering event at New Delhi. The Global Education & Leadership Foundation launched The Education Prize in 2013 to recognize the teaching methodologies used by teachers in their classrooms and to encourage creativity and learning in their students. This year the theme was “Creative Classrooms.” Through this award tGELF endeavours to recognize the outstanding teachers who have changed the ethos in their classrooms and have had a transformational impact on their students.
The Education Prize includes a cash award and a citation for each of the categories with the additional benefits of publication of a compilation of best ideas.
As part of the AFS Cultural Regional Exchange Program, students from Sunbeam School Varuna, Varanasi visited Chandigarh and students of SFHS hosted them. During their week long stay, they visited the hills of Kasauli, Pinjore, went on a city tour of Chandigarh and attended the SFHS MUN.
On the concluding day of the visit, the students of the guest school enthralled the audience with their cultural performance. They shared their experiences and thanked the host families for their hospitality, love and care.
It has been an enriching experience for all of us to have the Sunbeam School team amongst our midst and we look forward to many more such learning experiences in the future.