Podar Education Network

Podar International School
Shivamogga (CBSE)

Media Coverage

CSR initiative by PIS Shimoga 'Handing over students' constructed toilet to the beneficiary' - 2017

Publication : Prajvani / Vijayavani

As a part of Swach Bharat programme, PIS, Shimoga handed over a toilet to the needy family in Oddinakoppa. The fuction was graced by the honorable City Municipal Commissioner Mr.Mulai Muhilan and Ms.Anupama Shenoy Ex DYSP and our well wisher and landl lord Mr.Srikanth Kamath.

Our students had performed a drama last month in association with an NGO. The money raised through entry tickets was spent in organizing the show and the remaining money was used to construct the toilet.

Grade 10 students had a very good interaction with both the invited guests.

Dandiya-Deepawali Utsav - 2013

Dandiya-Deepawali Utsav was telecasted on Udaya-National News channel


CCTV Press Conference - 2013

Publication : Shimoga Times Kannada Daily / Janahorrata Kannada Daily / Navika Kannada Daily

On 12 Nov. 2013, we had organised a press conference addressing school bus safety measures and CCTV camera installation in the school buses. Around 22 reporters attended this meet including regional news channels viz. Udaya News, SpandanaTV HD, local cable network TV channels viz. Amogha Cable Network, SkylineTV and almost all the active local, state news paper reporters. I have attached few paper cuttings in this regard.

We are thankful to Mr. Vishal Shah with who's permission we were able to utilize the marketing budget for organizing this press meet. This press meet gave us a good mileage and we are able to hear from the people who are visiting our school for admission inquiry.

The conference was addressed by our Principal Sir Mr. Shivanand who addressed the press informing about .the various measures taken by our school towards safety of children in the school as well as school buses.

CCTV cameras installed to monitor and keep watch on the behavior of drivers & attenders. Also to keep control over the movement of children inside the school bus and maintain discipline.

CCTV footage is being monitored randomly by the A.O. and any unsafe moments will be checked, brought to the notice of Principal and necessary action will be taken against the people involved.

Informing the press about the RTO norms being followed by us (transpot dept.) to mention it about the documentation, driving license with valid bus driving badges with more than 5 years.

Bus panel sticker around the bus stating SCHOOL BUS with Green Strip background.

All our buses are engaged with at-least one lady attender and a male attender to assist and watch children.

The bus route is made in such a way that last drop-off point is a male student and also the lady attendee stays till the last drop-off point.

Also present in this press meet were PJK-HM Mrs. Deepa, A.O. Mr. Firoz Khan, School Bus Safety Committee members Mr. Nagaraj, Mr. Chidanand, Mr. Suresh & Mr. Vasanth Kumar and transport staff.

Parivartan Drive - 2013

Anti Cracker Rally 2012

Publication: Navika Kannada / Shimoga Time Kannada Daily

Dandiya Programme

Publication: Shimoga Times Kannada Daily / Vartha Bharathi Kannada Daily

Parivartan Drive

Publication: Karanataka Epaper


Publication: Indian Express

School Elections

Press Meet

Publication: Shivamogga Vichara Sankirana / Prajaavani / Shivamogga Times / Namma Shivamogga / Namma Nadu / Kranthi Deepa Vicharasankirana / Kannada Prabha Vicharasankirana