VKV Balijan celebrated Indigenous Faith Day in a befitting manner in the School premises on 01st December 2019. As a part of the programme, the school has organized a morning procession wherein almost all the students and staffs were available in traditional attire. Altogether 328 students and 17 teaching staffs became the part of the celebration. Morning procession was flagged off by Sri. Tana Sunny Tara, Head Master Govt. Middle School, Tengabori at 6.30am.
As a part of the celebration, the students of VKV Balijan performed a beautiful cultural programmes wherein Sri. Nabam Roja, President State Youth Wing, Indigenous Faith and Cultural Society of Arunachal Pradesh was graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Sri. T.M. Sathian Principal VKV Balijan formally welcomed the honourable Chief Guest and other dignitaries. The Chief Guest also delivered a brief speech on the significance of celebrating Indigenous Faith Day. In his speech, he gave much importance to the need for arranging such a programme to preserve our rich Arunachal tradition. However, everybody enjoyed the cultural programmes and also it helped to reveal many aspects of the Arunachal tradition before the audience.
Sri. Nabam Roja also released the Annual Calendar of Indigenous Faith and Cultural Society of Arunachal Pradesh on this auspicious occasion.
Library Week was observed in Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Balijan from 19th Nov’19 to 26th Nov’19. In this one week program, so many activities were conducted in our school. The activities were like- Book Review and Story Telling in the Assembly by some selected students, story writing competition for class III, IV and V, Library Scavenger Hunt completion for class VI and VII, Library poster competition for class VIII, students pick book display for class IX and X. So in this report, I am going to give a detail about all the activities that were conducted during this one week.
19-11-2019: Book Review was told by Darling Loya of class IX In the assembly and magazines were displayed in the front open space of our school.
20-11-2019: On that day, a moral story was told by Liza Sikom of class V and G.K questions were asked by Mekam Yangfo of class IX. Those questions were related to only Library and Books of our Library. Questions were given by the Librarian.
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VKV Balijan observed Sadhana Divas, Sri Eknathji Jayanti by conducting various activities in the school. As a part of the programme, Sri Amitava Mondal spoke on the significance of the day in the morning assembly followed by a group song sung by our students, "Vandana abhinandana dev....". "He was a karmayogi, dedicated to selfless seva and was embodiment of many to get inspired," he said. In the last part of the assembly, all the students and staff paid rich tribute to the great soul by offering flowers to the portrait of Eknathji.
In this connection the school has organised a patriotic song competition housewise in junior category(Cl- VI-VIII) in prayer hall followed by Kendra varga Classwise, guided by class teacher. The Topic for the discussion of kendra varga in all the classes was " Sri Eknathji Ranade and Vivekananda Rock Memorial."
Arunachal State Dental Council conducted "School Dental Health Programme" in VKV Balijan on 15th November 2019. Altogether, 13 dental surgeons participated in the programme which was inaugurated by Balijan EAC, Sri M. Tamo in presence of Health Service Deputy Director(Dental) Dr. Joram Nisha. I am glad to inform you that altogether 317 students were benefited by oral screening and treatment from experts. As a part of the programme, organisers distributed toothbrushes and toothpaste at free of cost and gave away prizes for smile contest winners.
VKV Balijan conducted Annual Sports Day by organizing various events in two days, i.e. 13th and 14th November. It was inaugurated by Sri. T. Habung OC Balijan Police Station at 8.30am on 13th November wherein Sri. Nabam Hachang, SSG Member was also present as Guest of Honour.
The camp was held from 23rd to 25th June 2019 at VKV Oyan. I attended the camp as participant from VKV Balijan. In the camp we were asked to achieve some targets. Few points has been given to us to apply in our respective schools. I want to mention the points which have been achieved and which are undergoing.
- The copies of PHE guidelines and all the necessary details for physical efficiency test have been done.
- 1 hour orientation programme for teachers will be conducted after mid-vacation.
- Weekly, Monthly &Yearly plan has been prepared.
- Conducting physical efficiency test and uploading the data in “Khelo india” site is under process.
- Training for all the students in Military Drill and Kendra Drill are done.
- All the practices like 3times Bharat Mata Ki Jay, 3 times Vande Mataram and Visharjan with Jai Hind, command in clear and loud voice, singing of National Anthem with School Band in school Assembly are going on.
- Training the students in Mass PT/ Dumbbells/ Lezim/ Mass Suryanamaskar is going on.
- Physical efficiency test is under process.
- Interacting with students in English is followed to improve spoken English.
- Planning SEWA project in consultation with the class teachers of IX & X is already done.
VKV Balijan celebrated Universal Brotherhood Day, today in the school premises. Sri. Tana Hali Tara, Hon’ble MLA , 14 Doimukh Constituency has graced the occasion as Chief Guest. While addressing the public and students, the Hon’ble MLA called on the students to take inspiration from the life of Swami Vivekananda. “He is the real icon of Indian Youth. His teaching has still relevance in this present critical juncture”, he said. Sri. Tasso Gambo, ADC Balijan Division also attended the programme as Guest of Honour. At the outset, Sri. T.M. Sathian, Principal VKV Balijan formally welcomed all the guests, parent and other invitees.
The school submitted a memorandum to the MLA for infrastructural development of the school like digging a new bore well and constructing an over tank it and building a washroom for boys and girls separately. Sri. Tana Hali Tara MLA assured to provide all possible assistance and directed to school to start the works on itself without involving other outside agencies.
I would like to inform you that the Block Development Officer Balijan, Sri. Rome Milo, an Ex-VKVan donated 55 numbers of books consist of the life story of great personalities of India, various reference books related with competitive examinations, novels , science and Sports and Games items etc. through the Hon’ble MLA on behalf of Balijan Block.
In addition, the Hon’ble MLA announced a cash prize of Rs. 75,000/- & Rs.25,000/- for those students who are adjudged as the first and second in Essay Writing Competition in School Level every year during his MLA tenureship.
In the last pages of the celebration, the students of VKV Balijan showcased wonderful cultural programmes before a well attendant audience.
VKV Balijan observed National Sports Day, today i.e. 29th August 2019 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Great Hockey player of India, Dhyan Chand, the most prominent Indian field hockey player. Km. Pachi Yatang of Class IX highlighted the significance of the day in the morning assembly. “Dhyan Chand was also known as the hockey wizard”, she said.
As a part of the programme, the school has organised various games involving all the students, teaching and non-teaching staffs during the games period in the evening session, like volleyball match between students vs staffs, class IX vs X students and some other interesting games for junior students.