S.R.N. International School witnessed a distinctive day on 15th of July, 2017 to mark the birthday of founder mentor Shri Ravi Shankar Sharmaji who is also the Chairman of the school.. It is the 16th Founder’s day Celebration which was clubbed with Van Mahotsav on the theme “Gratitude towards Parents’. Founder’s Day celebration was very vital as on this day, respected chairman Shri Ravi Shankar Sharma ji instituted this school on the name of his father, late Shri Ram Niwas Ji who was also the renowned educationist and philanthropist.
The day was celebrated with fervor, zest and enthusiasm in the school. An extravaganza of activities was conducted from montessori classes to Class XII. All activities were designed to contribute towards all-round development of young SRNians. They depicted gratitude towards parents through activities like, essay writing , Slogan writing or Card making competition. . Tree plantation was specially done by the students of the school.
Van Mahatsava was celebrated to create awareness among students that Nature has endowed us with great gifts and it is our utmost duty to conserve it. Tree plantation ceremony took place in the school premises at 11:30 a.m. in which students participated in large number. Students displayed charts & banners depicting clean & green environment. The focus of these celebrations is towards forming a personal connect between the students and trees through a process of experience, reflection and creation. Hence, they celebrated the Festival of trees called Van Mahotsav with full enthusiasm and zeal.
The dance drama by the small kids was the highlight of the event. They presented the theme of vanishing forests so credibly that the audience got convinced with the thought of conserving the forests and safeguarding the environment. After the performance everyone took the pledge to do their bit of planting the trees.
The Chairman of SRN International School, Mr. Ravi Sharma was honored and welcomed traditionally by students of SRN family, as it was his birthday & founder’s day too. Students greeted him with bouquet of fresh flowers, saplings and impressive cards.
On this occasion, the chairman Mr. Ravi Sharma thanked the students and the SRN Fraternity for making the day so special. He emphasized on conserving and protecting the forest wealth. He commented, he is doing the bit of it and expecting that we all must take vow to show are responsibility towards the nature and do our bit. Green surrounding is not our desire but our duty too. He reckoned that the greatest gifts we can give to our children are the roots steeped in tradition, wings of independence to help them to explore their own self and beyond.
Principal Ms. Usha Sharma congratulated Chairman on this day and elaborated that these celebrations bring awareness of duties and responsibility towards nature, among the students. It is a good step towards better tomorrow. She appealed the students to plant at least one tree on the Occasion of Van Mohatsav and nurture it. She further said that trees have been man’s friend since times immemorial. Trees keep our nature green and clean by giving us oxygen and taking Carbon dioxide from air.