75th Republic Day Celebration - 2024

Podar International school, Chh. Sambhajinagar celebrated 75th Republic Day with patriotic zeal and fervor.

The Management, Principal and teachers of PIS,CBSE, Chh. Sambhajinagar,extended their warm greetings on this auspicious day.The students of the School participated in a special assembly to mark the occasion.

Republic Day marks an important event in India’s history. It commemorates the enactment of the constitution of India which came into effect on January 26, 1950 and made the Nation into a Republic.

The celebration was held in school premises in the presence of Honourable Chief Guest Ms. Aruna.Waghchoure, seniormost English teacher in Podar International School CBSE C.S. Nagar, Sir Principal Ravinder Rana, Admin Sir Jignesh Jadhav and all staff members. Parents and ex- students were present to witness the event.

Chief Guest Ms. Aruna Waghchoure unfurled the tricolor and inspired everyone with her motivational words. She encouraged the staff and the students to abide by the constitution of our motherland where school Principal Sir Ravinder Rana inspired students to pursue the work culture of our honorable PM Mr. Narendra Modi to achieve greater heights of success in future . He also appreciated India's contribution towards bringing peace,harmony and growth in terms of the different sectors led by Indians.

A plethora of activities was organized by the teachers to infuse the spirit of unity, brotherhood and patriotism among the students.The students brought the stage alive with their passion and love of the motherland through their dance performance, skit on women empowerment showcasing the glory of Indian origin Rani Laxmibai and Kalpana Chawala in the current era under the guidance of Ma’am Geeta Kottur, a musical band show and a soothing/melodious choir song was being supported and guided by Sir Yogiraj Pandey. The event concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by Saksham Chandge of Grade -IX . The programme was conducted by Event coordinator Ma’am Gauri Dikshit in assistance with Ma’am Sonal Athalye.
13th Annual Sports Day Celebration 2023-2024

Triumph Unleashed: Podar International School (CBSE) Chh. Sambhaji Nagar holds the 13th Annual Sports Extravaganza

Chh. Sambhaji Nagar, 7th January 2024: The spirit of athleticism and teamwork took center stage as Podar International School (CBSE) organized its 13th Annual Sports Day on the 7th of January, 2024. This vibrant celebration not only showcased the students' athletic prowess but also emphasized the importance of team spirit and unity. Beyond the competitive edge, Sports Day fosters a sense of camaraderie, where participants forge bonds that extend beyond the track.

The day kicked off with the arrival of the esteemed Chief Guest, Mr. Rohit Ronghe, a distinguished trainer, coach, and writer. The event was honored by the presence of notable figures, including the respected Vaishali Joshi, Principal of Podar International School, Sunderwadi, and Dr. Raghuveer Y.N., the Principal of Podar International School (ICSE), Garkheda. The distinguished guests were warmly welcomed by the School Principal, Ravindar Rana, and the school Administrator, Mr. Jignesh Jadhav. Mr. Rohit Ronghe addressed the students, inspiring them to actively participate in the events.

The day unfolded with an array of captivating performances by the talented students. Classes 1 and 2 stole the show with a mesmerizing Flower Drill and tableau centered around the theme, "Spardha." Grade 3 and 4 showcased a dynamic POM-POM Drill, followed by an impressive Human Pyramid by Grade 8 boys, Lezim by Grade 7 girls, and Laathi Kaathi by Grade 8 girls. The 4 x 100 meters races were the highlights of the day, drawing attention and applause from the audience.

Recognition was given to students who had excelled in national and state-level competitions, adding a layer of prestige to the event. Medals were awarded to the winners after each demonstration, highlighting their achievements.

The climax of the Sports Day was the declaration of house results. Ignis House secured the first-place position, followed by Terra House in second place, and Aqua House in third place. All the houses were presented with trophies, marking their outstanding contributions to the day's success.

In conclusion, the 13th Annual Sports Day at Podar International School (CBSE) Chh. Sambhaji Nagar was a resounding success, leaving a lasting impression of athleticism, teamwork, and unity in the hearts of all participants.

Special Assembly 'Talk Show with Greta Thunberg' - 2023
A leading voice in the fight to protect the environment who started her journey as climate activities at the age of 15 in 2018. At the Podar network channel, Grade-6 students have come together to learn about the journey of the eco-warrior Greta.
Annual Day Celebration 2023-2024

"Podar International School's Grand Annual Extravaganza: A Tapestry of Talent, Culture, and Legends!"

Chh. Sambhajinagar: Podar International School (CBSE) Chh. Sambhajinagar recently hosted a spectacular two-day Annual Function on December 8th and 9th, showcasing the exceptional talents of its primary, secondary, and higher secondary students. The Primary Department themed their event 'Nritya Tarang,' while the Secondary and Higher Secondary Department focused on 'Celebrating the Legends of Life!'

The inaugural ceremony on the first day featured esteemed Chief Guest Ishwari Katwe, an accomplished actor, model, and TedX Speaker. The second day saw the presence of Advocate Asha Sherkhane Katke, Chairperson of the Child Welfare Committee, lecturer, and dedicated social worker. The event was graced by the presence of notable figures, including Mr. Atul Gharat, G.M., Principal of PIS CBSE Mr. Ravinder Rana, Dr. Raghuveer Y.V. , Principal, PIS ICSE, Mrs. Vaishali Joshi, Principal PIS CBSE, Sunderwadi, and Officiating Principal Ms. Rani Maria Xavier from PIS Jalna. The function was also attended by an array of distinguished guests, including HMs Ms. Rachna Jagtap, Ms. Nayana Awhad, and H.R. Manager Ravi Sarovar, among others. The school coordinators, Mrs. Gauri Dixit, Mrs. Bhavna Joshi, Mr. Rajkumar Kshirsagar, Mr. Firoz Pathan, and Admin Officer Jignesh Jadhav, were also present to witness the incredible showcase of talent.

A stellar lineup of performances by students from grades I to X showcased a rich tapestry of cultural diversity through dances representing various Indian states, including Gujarati, Punjabi, Bengali, Maharashtrian, Kashmiri, and Rajasthani. Additionally, captivating dances centered around life legends, such as those in law, education, sports, and the Ramayana, along with skits, added to the overall grandeur of the event.

All the meritorious and talented students were encouraged and honored by awarding prizes to them. The school also appreciated the efforts of the students for making this event a grand and successful event. Both Chief Guests, Ishwari Katwe and Advocate Asha Sherkhane Katke, took the opportunity to share their valuable thoughts with the students, emphasizing the significance of education, the role of teachers, and the importance of engaging in extra-curricular activities. The Annual Function at Podar International School was not only a celebration of talent but also a momentous occasion that underscored the school's commitment to holistic education and the overall development of its students.

Mental Wellness Fair - 2023

The Mental Wellness Fair, held on [31-10-2023] at Podar International school CBSE - Chhatrapati Sambhaji Nagar, was a successful event dedicated to promoting mental health and well-being in our community. The fair aimed to provide valuable resources and information to attendees on various aspects of mental wellness.

Activities and Highlights:

1. Gratitude wall
Where all the parents and students participated and wrote the thank you messages on the display board.

2. Meditation Booth
It was a calmed and peaceful place, created for meditation.

Support Staff Workshop - 2023
Behind every successful school, there's a dedicated support team. Here's a glimpse of their training journey.
Field Trip to Siddharth Garden 'Grade 3 and 4' - 2023
A field trip to Siddharth Garden was arranged for grade 3 & 4 students to impart the idea of connecting with nature and to bring about awareness on the importance of trees in our lives. They were familiarized with different varieties of animals and trees. This trip was thoroughly enjoyed by children.
Field Trip 'Grade 1 and 2' - 2023
Grade 1 and 2 Field trip to Siddarthgarden on 25/10/2023 were children enjoyed a lot as garden is a peaceful place where on one feel refreshed and rejuvenated. Children were enthusiastic to play on different swings which increases their love and compassion towards nature.
World Mental Health Day - 2023

World Mental Health Day celebrated with teachers in Podar International School.

Mental health is a crucial aspect of our well-being, and it is essential that we address this topic to create a supportive and understanding environment for all of us. In recognition of Mental Health day, Podar International School organised a workshop on October 10 for staff with an awareness for our mental well being and team building exercise among colleagues. The Theme for the year 2023 has been accepted as 'Mental health is a universal human right'. This workshop was conducted by school counsellor Ms. Pratiksha Gaikwad for the entire teaching fraternity and graced by Sir Principal Ravinder Rana who also participated enthusiastically.

The staff displayed a strong camaraderie and collaborated with one another sharing their own personal ideas on what would make them mentally strong. The counsellor conducted fun group activities for the staff in which they participated whole-heartedly. The agenda of working together as a team was joyfully followed in the session.

Marathwada Liberation Day - 2023
Podar International School, Chh.Sambhajinagar celebrated Marathwada Liberation Day, also known as "Marathwada Mukti Sangram Diwas", which is celebrated every year on 17th September in all over Maharashtra. It marks the anniversary of Marathwada's integration with India when the Indian military defeated the Nizam to merge Hyderabad into the Indian Union on 17 September 1948.Principal Mr.Ravinder Rana hoisted the National Flag to mark the anniversary of theMarathwada Mukti Sangram Din. The flag-hoisting was done in the presence of staff members and the school council members.Importance of this day was highlighted in Marathi andHindi language by Ms.Priya Davne and Ms.Shalini Dehere. A great honor to all our Marathwada Mukti Sangram Warriors and a great salute and deepest respect to all the Martyrs.
Hindi diwas celebration - 2023

Teacher's Day Celebration - 2023

Teacher’s Day in India is celebrated every year on the 5th of September to honour the contributions of the teachers in our lives, society and country. 5th of September is the birth anniversary of the 2nd President of India, Dr Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan. He was highly devoted to education and well known as a scholar, diplomat, and most importantly a Teacher.

The school celebrated the day with great pomp and show. Students paid their love and reverence towards their gurus by conducting a special assembly. The Principal highlighted the need for educators to concentrate on enhancing their interpersonal skills and adjusting to the changing nature of teaching profession in an AI-driven world if they want to stay relevant. At the same time he reiterated for a stronger bonding of teachers with students in a world of education led by Artificial Intelligence.

Teachers were felicitated with Outstanding Teacher Awards by the Principal. Ms. Farhana Asim, Ms. Geeta Saini and Mr. Firoz Pathan were the recipients of these awards for the Academic session 2023-24. The day culminated with games and dance for both teachers and students in their respective classrooms.

Biz Kids Bazaar - 2023

The ‘BizKids Bazaar’ was a great opportunity to involve the parents and the community. The school’s ‘Young Entrepreneurs’ module culminated into the ‘BizKids Bazaar’, organized by the students and staff members of the school within the school premises. This bazaar not only provide opportunities for the students to discover and explore their talents, dreams and abilities, but will also focus on showcasing their entrepreneurial efforts to the visitors.

Participation in such an event helped to apply and reinforce the students’ procured knowledge on business and entrepreneurship gained over the month while they made an effort to showcase and sell all the products that they had personally created. Organizing the ‘BizKids Bazaar’ was a wonderful way to reach out to the students’ parents and the local community in a way that will benefit everyone. This event aimed at entertaining everybody while providing the students with an opportunity to use their business management skills. The students understood the basic principles of small businesses with their stalls around the school. Parents, grandparents, siblings, relatives and friends were invited to experience and share in this unique event.

A zone called the ‘The Mandala Art Zone’,‘The Gond Art Zone’,‘The Manjusha Art Zone' and the ‘The Indian Arts Zone’ were created, demarcating the classrooms. The ‘Recreational Food stalls’ were set up by students in the school lobby and other common areas of the school visited by parents in multitudes. Delectable items were on the menu card and students themselves prepared and sold the items to the parents and visitors.

The event was enjoyed by all.

Thematic unit 'In My Town' - 2023
Students of grade-2 cheerfully celebrated the culminating event of Thematic unit - In My Town on Saturday (02/09/2023). This was a 4 week module where students learned about different places ,different types of dwellings, and community helpers. For this event they dressed as community helpers .
Special Assembly 'Rakshabandhan' - 2023
The festival of Rakshabandhan is a day that celebrates brother-sister relationships. On this auspicious day, siblings express their love and affection towards one another. To highlight the festival and the bonding that a brother and a sister share with each other, students presented a poem ‘Rakhi Day is Righteous Day’ written by Mr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam. A graceful dance performance by the girls of the Grade 6C enthralled the students while a short quiz conducted by the students gave a value-addition to the event Maximum students from the class got a chance to participate in the class assembly.
Field Trip 'Grade 9 to 12' - 2023
Students from Classes IX and X went for a Field Trip at Ellora caves. Field trips are exciting educational opportunities for students and teachers alike. The trip was to enhance the educational experience for all students and provide the students with an opportunity to learn outside the classroom. Field Trip of Grade 9,10,11 & 12 @Ellora Caves.
Janmashtami Celebration - 2023
In PODAR INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL CBSE Grade1 Students has celebrated Gokulashtami with Zeal and Zest. Children performed a dance which rocked the celebration and gave a speech on Lord krishna 8th incarnation of lord Vishnu.
77th Independence Day Celebration - 2023

77th Independence Day was celebrated at Podar International School, CBSE Aurangabad with a lot of zeal and enthusiasm on 15th August, 2023.The celebration started with a welcome song “Lehra Do Tiranga” which was set by Mayuri Panse Kulkarni. The principal of the school, Mr. Ravindra Rana unfurled the flag and everybody sang our National Anthem. Students performed a skit on “What is Patriotism” they delivered the message through this skit that patriotism lies in small and day to day actions. We must think before we act on how our actions will affect our nation. Every individual can contribute a lot to their nation by giving their best to become the greatest country in the world.

The principal during his speech mentioned that if we want to bring change in the world: there are two ways, first by working at the top and second by working at the roots or bottom. He also said that children are the future of this nation. These children can bring the change which they wish to see by working hard and striving hard to achieve their goals in their life. Today’s youth will be the leaders of tomorrow. As teachers, parents we need to embed the sense of responsibility and patriotism among our children.The principal concluded his speech by saying that we should not restrict our patriotism only to selected occasions such as Independence Day but we should show our patriotism through our actions everyday.

The programme ended with a fantastic and mesmerizing dance performance on a patriotic theme “Kandho Se Kandhe Milte Hai To Dushman Ke Dil Hilte Hai”. Aryan Deshmukh offered a vote of thanks to everyone and sweets were distributed among the children after the programme ended.

Special Assembly 'Nelson Mandela' - 2023
Grade 2 Ruby conducted a special assembly on the topic "Nelson Mandela" on Tuesday 18th July 2023. Students spoke about the life, work and principles of South Africa's first non white President with confidence and grit. The assembly had word for the day, quotes from the life of Nelson Mandela, school news, national and international news. Certificates were handed over to the students who brought laurels in the Inter School Competition held at PIS Waluj by Sir Principal who was all praises for the efforts of the young kids. The assembly ended with the school song followed by national anthem. "Do encourage the kids with your likes."
Girls and Boys Welfare Committee - 2023

In PIS, CBSE Girls welfare committee(GWC) & Boys welfare committee(BWC) organized two separate sessions on the topic ‘Development in girls and boys’ for Grades 9th & 10th on Tuesday 18th July 2023.These sessions were conducted by clinical psychologist and nutritionist Dr. Nidhi Mhaske from Chhtrapati Sambhaji nagar.

It was an interactive session for girls and boys with the following points. The session dwelt on the 4 aspects of life: physical, mental, social and spiritual. The resource person discussed the eating habits for adolescence and how Hygiene is essential for our body. There was a lot of discussion on Hormonal development in the body during puberty.

Overall sessions were informative and illuminating for students. They discussed various doubts with the resource person Dr. Nidhi Mhaske. She stressed on the need to make small and positive steps into our daily lives that can help build a healthy life routine.

Investiture Ceremony 2023-2024

The Investiture Ceremony 2023-24 successfully inducted the newly elected and selected members of the school’s prefectorial board on 11 July 2023. The ceremony started by lighting the lamp which signifies the removal of darkness and continuous upward movement of the flame denotes a path of wisdom and divinity.

Sashes were given and badges were pinned to the Newly formed Council – Head Boy Ajinkya Basaiye and Head Girl Ritvi Tribhuvan along with Sports Captain Boy and Sports Captain Girl by honourable Sir Principal. House Captain Boy and Girl and Vice Captain Boy and Girl were honoured by respective House Mentors by offering sashes and pinning of badges. Sir Principal administered the oath of allegiance to the newly appointed Board of Students’ Council, who swore to serve their Alma Mater with utmost sincerity and to the best of their abilities. He motivated the students by quoting Shiv Khera’s quote, “ Leaders don't do different things, they do things differently.” He also reminded them that they are the torch bearers of all the values that the School stands for and urged them to take responsibility with commitment and integrity. He said that these students will be lawmakers, leaders, engineers, or doctors tomorrow. We have just given them the wings of leadership and they have got a chance to dream big and fly high in the sky. Future belongs to these young children who will one day, be the leaders of tomorrow.

The proud parents were also invited to witness the event. The programme was held under the guidance of Event coordinator Ms. Gauri Dikshit.

Culminating Event 'Tech-O-Mania' - 2023

The school-wide theme 'TECH-IT-UP' culminated with an event - 'TECH-O-MANIA', organized by the students of Grade II to VIII and staff members of PIS CBSE Aurangabad.

This event showcased the changes in technology in today's time. Ms.Pratiba Jadhav who works for the Adult Education Programme along with the Principal Ravinder Rana inaugurated the event.

This event focused on how technology has moved into our lives and homes. The students showed and explained how technology has evolved, how we live today and how it may change in the future. The event gave the students an opportunity to display their understanding and knowledge of the impact of technology in our lives. The students displayed their work that was done in the classroom and put up posters on the different topics covered in the Integrated English session.

The school soft board displayed the history of technology in the context of the evolution of everything that fell under daily used technology, like the evolution of the telephone, computers, online safety, and transport and so on, which was used to create the display.

The students collected pictures of famous people and wrote brief information and creatively displayed it on the corridor soft-boards.

International Yoga Day Celebration - 2023

This year's International Yoga Day endeavors to connect with a larger global community, as India's G20 presidency theme “One World, One Health Resonates with the principle of “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam”.

With this theme-“One World, One Health', Podar International CBSE,School Aurangabad celebrated the day.The School believes that education does not mean mere imparting knowledge or facts but it encompasses an all round development of an individual.The school has been taking all initiatives to accomplish this.

Hon’ble Sir Principal Ravindra Rana welcomed the Chief Guest Adv. Balasaheb Waghmare,who has been Cricket Match Referee for last 27 years, member of Krida Bharati Pratisthan who expressed his views on the importance of yoga practice in our life.The students stretched their arms, bent their legs, rolled their necks and twisted every sinew in their body with great dexterity, in a spectacular synchronicity with English and Hindi instructions by Ms.Yamini Asar. Staff and children were taught the importance of Yoga in their life & how to maintain a harmony between body and mind.

The day came to conclusion with National Anthem and the students and teachers carried home the message that,

“Yoga is not for only one – it’s for everyone,
Yoga is not for a day- it’s for everyday.”

National Technology Day - 2023

National technology Day celebration in the special assembly, conducted by class X B.

It is the technology that has improved the status of the country on global platforms. The day marks the importance of scientists and engineers in helping India achieve technological advancement and keeping pace with the scientifically advanced countries.

To showcase the same class X B students have performed an informative skit, a Quiz based on technology and briefed the children about the gadgets and gizmos. A word and thought related to technology added to their knowledge. It was a nice endeavor by the students for having expressed their views on the role of technology being indispensable in our day to day life.

Felicitation Ceremony of Grade X & XII students - 2023

A Felicitation Ceremony was conducted on the 10th of June 2023 at 8:30 am in the school premises for the successful outgoing Class X and XII students who had brought accolades in the AISSCE and AISSE Examination 2022-2023. The Felicitation Committee of the school under the valuable guidance of Sir principal Ravinder Rana conducted the ceremony. Mr. Jayant Charthankar hosted the event.

The Chief Guest, General Manager, Podar Education Network Mr. Manoj Kale graced the occasion. The Chief Guest addressed the students exhorting them to carry their onward journey in life; these tools being individual uniqueness, faith in life, acknowledgment of the gift of creativity, making positive choices consciously and gratitude built on optimism and inspiration. He advised the students not to waste time or opportunity and instead work towards bringing honour and pride to society.

The Students of Grade 12 and 10 for AY 2022-23 were honored with mementos issued from the school. The center of attraction of the day were two parents Mr. Rode and Mr Sanap who addressed the gathering with the sweet memories of their children who spent quality time in this esteemed Institution. They both blessed all and prayed to the Almighty to shower His grace on this Institution so that it grows up to greater heights of success.

The programme concluded with a vote of thanks by Event Coordinator Mrs. Gauri Dixit on behalf of PIS,CBSE, Sambhaji Nagar.

Maharashtra Diwas Celebration - 2023
The Grand day for Maharashtra was celebrated by Podar International CBSE School Aurangabad on 1st May 2023 ,glorifying the day when they got the essence of statehood. The Principal Mr.Ravinder Rana along with the Vice Principal Ms.Neelam Agrawal and the staff members initiated the ceremony with flag hoisting. The teachers restricted their speeches to Marathi and in English for adding some extra essence to the day followed by patriotic songs. The day depicted a successful celebration of Maharashtra Day.
Parents Parent Orientation Session ,SEL session and Loop Learning training for Grades 1 to 8 - 2023

"Coming together is the beginning, working together is progress and keeping together is a success" With this positive reminder, PIS CBSE Aurangabad successfully conducted the Parent Orientation Session along with the SEL session and Loop Learning site training for Grades 1 to 8.

The purpose of the orientation was to share and explain to the parents the culture and traditions of the esteemed institution and to maintain the same by upgrading the level of technological advancement (loop Learning ). It was also expected that Parents know how to handle and train the children at home to become the ideal child and a remarkable citizen of the nation. This will enable the child to grow strong mentally, to stand in this competitive world with confidence and courage and to carve a niche for himself. More importantly children should explore various possibilities in life and become successful and happy.

World Earth Day Celebration - 2023

'When you conserve the Earth, you conserve life !! '

With this good thought PIS CBSE, Aurangabad celebrated a special assembly THE WORLD EARTH DAY on 21st April, 2023.

The aim and objective of this celebration is to make students aware of some of the threats to our beautiful planet, THE EARTH. This year the theme for Worth Earth Day is 'INVEST IN OUR PLANET.'

The beauty of the Earth has been constantly under threat due to rising levels of pollution, global warming, over population and many more.Humans have been exploiting the planet and harming all the creatures on it.The Earth Day celebration gives us an opportunity to reflect on the importance of caring for ecosystems and conserving and protecting nature and natural life.

The assembly ends with the pledge to use sustainable ways to live our lives and to protect our beautiful planet.

Jumpstart Activity 'Tech It Up' - 2023

Technology has made it possible for people from all walks of life to have access to different resources. It equips people to improve their quality of life and help them avail opportunities that would be inaccessible.

The new session in PIS, CBSE, Aurangabad, started with the theme TECH-IT-UP: A WORLD OF GADGETS AND GIZMOS !!!

The theme focuses on making the students more aware of technology we use every day encouraging them to appreciate its influence in our lives.

With the same thought, JUMP START event was organized on 13th April, 2023 to evoke students' imagination and engage them in various activities coming under the theme.

Grade wise activities were conducted under JUMP START EVENT--
Grade 1 and 2 - Match the Gadgets
Grade 3 and 4 - My Favourite Gadgets
Grade 5 and 6 - If I had a Robot..........
Grade 7 and 8 - Future Inventions

These activities helped increase the excitement and interest among the students about the upcoming theme TECH-IT-UP ! Also, experiencing different types of technology and connecting seamlessly to the theme of TECH-IT-UP !

Thematic unit - "Our solar system" - 2023
Thematic unit - "Our solar system" was a two week module where students learned about the sun, moon and planets of our solar system. They learned the importance of the sun to living beings, phases of the moon, planets through various activities and role play and depicted their imagination and creativity.
THEMATIC UNIT: OUR SOLAR SYSTEM- Culminated in the event ‘Little Astronauts’ - 2023
"Students dressed up as astronauts and talked about space, activities of the module and did role play of planets. The classes were decorated in sync with the theme. The oratorical skills and confidence of students were appreciated by the parents. As this was the last of the culminating events, the students will now get ready for their final practice sheets and move to next grades".
3D Designing and Printing Competition - 2023

3D printing or additive manufacturing is a process of making three dimensional solid objects from a digital file. The 3D printing and designing Inter-School competition was organized at Podar International School CBSE, Aurangabad.

Theme base Competition was organized for
Grades 5 to 8. Grade 5 Theme: Toy arena,
Grade 6 Theme: 3D automotive modelling,
Grade 7 Theme: 3D Architectural models &
Grade 8 Theme: 3D Modern Farm.

Students of grade 5 won the first prize and students of grade 6 to 8 won the runner up position.

Annual Day Celebration 2022-2023

Two years post pandemic, Podar International School (CBSE)Aurangabad celebrated its Annual Day for Primary and Senior School students on 10 th and 11 th February respectively. The events were graced by Dr.Pushpa Gaikwad HOD History Department from BAMU and Shri Manoj Kaley, General Manager,Nanded and Aurangabad HUB schools of Podar Education Network. School Principal, Mr. Ravinder Rana welcomed Principals of other Podar Schools. The School Annual Report was presented by the School Student Council.

The theme for the first day was “A Time To Celebrate” showcasing the cultural diversity of the country.Students performed on Dances of states like Kashmir, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Punjab, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra etc. The highlights of the day were a Covid Act presented by students of Grade 5D and a small act on Shivaji Maharaj.The theme of the Senior School was “The Five Elements” depicting the importance of Earth, Water, Fire, Air and Space. The school orchestra presented a 20 minute rendition that mesmerised the audience. The importance of water and the circumstances caused by its shortage in the year 2050 was presented through a beautiful skit. The contributions of sportspeople like Mary Com, Mirabai Chanu and Neeraj Chopra were demonstrated through popular Bollywood songs. The Space element was presented by students of Grades 9 and 10 as the finale element that was the showstopper of the evening. Student toppers of Grades 1- 12 were presented with certificates and Trophies, Best Teacher awards were presented to Mrs. Mercia Kharat, Mr. Yogiraj Pandey, Mrs. Geeta Saini and Mr. Sunil Mansure. Mrs. Anjali Sharma was also felicitated for receiving Prestigious Dr. C.V. Raman National award for the Subject Physics.

74th Republic Day Celebration - 2023

Podar International School, Aurangabad Celebrated 74th Republic Day with patriotic zeal and fervour. The Management, Principal and Teachers of PIS, CBSE, Aurangabad, extended their warm greetings on this auspicious day. Mr. Manoj Kaley, General Manager, Aurangabad and Nanded Hub Podar Schools was the Chief Guest. Sir Principal, Mr. Ravinder Rana, Madam Vice-Principal, Mrs. Neelam Agrawal, Administrative Officer Mr. Jignesh Jadhav was also present on the occasion. Parents and students were also present in large numbers making the event a memorable one. The students conducted a special assembly to mark the occasion. Republic Day marks an important event in India’s history. It commemorates the enactment of the constitution of India which came into effect on January 26, 1950 and made the Nation into a Republic. Chief guest Shri Manoj Kaley unfurled the tricolour and inspired everyone with his motivational words. He encouraged the staff and the students to abide by the constitution of our motherland, he also appreciated India's contribution towards bringing peace, harmony and growth in different sectors. A plethora of activities was organized by students to infuse the spirit of unity, brotherhood and patriotism among those present. The students brought the stage alive with their passion and love of the motherland through their dance performance, skit on unsung heroes in the current era, a musical band show and a soothing/melodious choir song. Sir Principal Ravinder Rana remembered the freedom fighters and cautioned the students against mediocrity while highlighting that the current technology boom has brought in survival of the fittest. He also inspired the students to excel in every field thus contributing to the growth of the nation.The event concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by the Head girl of the school.

Culminating event “Fashion Fiesta” for Grade 1 & 2 - 2023

Let us remember, one book, one pen, one child, one teacher, one Principal can change the world.

Podar International School CBSE Aurangabad celebrated its culminating event “Fashion Fiesta” for Grade 1 and 2 on Saturday 21/01/2023. The topics of the event were Weather Watchers and Clothes. The atmosphere was electrifying and both parents and students were full of excitement. The event was graced by Principal, Vice-Principal and Admin Officer Mr. Jignesh Jadhav.A skit was performed by students from Grade 1 on Save Earth and Grade 2 performed “Laundry Basket”. Students did a ramp walk on the stage in different clothes. Parents appreciated the efforts taken by Teachers. In his speech, Sir Principal thanked the parents for their continued trust in school. He also reinforced the idea that parents must encourage participation of their wards in every event possible which in turn will make the kids confident in future.

Grade II 'Thematic Unit - Clothes' - 2022

"Grade-2 Thematic Unit - "Clothes" was a five week long programme where students learned about " clothes" through various activities, games and role plays. They learned about different fibres, clothes worn in the past and the present, seasonal clothes, special clothes, taking care of clothes etc. Students were able to explain the primary functions of clothing, discuss different types and styles of clothing, distinguish between casual and formal clothing and also analyze the roles of weather and occasion in clothing choices.

In Art and craft sessions the students made rakhis, caveman jewellery, laundry bags and learned different techniques of fabric printing and dyeing. Students also enjoyed energetic games of Thematic Unit - "Clothes" in P.E lessons."

12th Annual Sports Meet 'Spardha' 2022-2023

“Every job is a self-portrait of the person who does it. Autograph your work with excellence.” - Jessica Guidobono

If there is one field of life which teaches us the most valuable lessons about perseverance, patience in fact what constitutes a perfect character, it is sports. Thus, on the 12 th of January, 2023, Podar International School, CBSE, Aurangabad organized their 12 th Annual Sport Meet for the year 2022-23. After a hiatus of two years due to the lingering fear of the COVID-19 pandemic, the school organized one of its most signature events. The Annual Sports Meet embodies the zeal, talents and spirit of sportsmanship of the students of Podar School. The theme for the Sports Day was “Put shackles on your greed, killing animals is not the need”.The most anticipated event of the year commenced with the arrival of the highly distinguished Chief guest, Mr. Abhijeet Dikkhat, Dept. of P.E,B.A.M.U. General Manager, Aurangabad Hub Schools, Mr. Manoj Kale,Principal of PIS ICSE, Dr. Raghuveer Y.V., Principal PIS Sundarwadi, Mrs. Vaishali Joshi, H.R. Mr. Ravee Sarovar, H.M. Mrs. Riya Kapoor,Podar Prep Waluj , H.M. Podar Prep, Shahnoorwadi, Mrs Rachana Jagtap, were other dignitaries who graced the event. After the Chief Guest had declared the Meet open, all four houses presented a March Past. The Oath Taking Ceremony took place with the Sports Captain Swanand Kulkarni and Ritvi Tribhuvan, pledging to uphold the honour and the spirit of true sportsmanship. The audience were in for a visual treat as the junior most students of the campus danced to rhythmic beats. Different sports activities were organized for the students of different Grades. The Lezim dance performance by grade VIII girls was yet another scintillating display of talent which showcased the culture of our state. Subsequently, the other races took place, succeeded by the Prize Distribution for the same. The parents too cheered their children throughout the event. Mrs. Vaishali Dushing and Mr. Sunil Mansure anchored the event. The Tug O’ War is an event which demands brute strength, sheer endurance and excellent team coordination, was definitely the most anticipated event of the day. The event held between the Grade IX and X enraptured the audience as the level of excitement drastically went up. Honourable Chief Guest, Mr. Abhijeet Dikkhat addressed the students, laying emphasis on the need to imbibe qualities of discipline, sportsmanship spirit and to never be disappointed by failure in life, while thanking all the teachers who had ever taught him. A token of gratitude was presented to the respected Chief Guest by our school Principal Sir Ravinder Rana. Up next, the Chief Guest was invited to give away the prizes and felicitate the rightful winners with medals and certificates of excellence.The events of the day came to an end with Sir Principal declaring the Best Sports Houses in different categories. The trophy for Best House Decoration was won by Ignis House, March Past Trophy was won by Ventus House and the Best House Trophy for A.Y. 2022-23 was bagged by Aqua House. The Vote of Thanks was proposed by Vice Principal Mrs Neelam Agrawal. She thanked everyone for their presence and support, and congratulated the students for their exceptional performances.

National Mathematics Day - 2022

“An equation for me has no meaning unless it expresses a thought of God ”

In India, the day December 22 has been declared as the National Mathematics Day. This day was celebrated at Podar International CBSE Aurangabad as a mark of respect to Indian Mathematical Genius Srinivasa Ramanujan.Mathematics is the pillar of Science and Technology. The advancement of human civilization can be somewhat attributed to this subject. Many modern discourses such as Numerology also have their origin in Mathematics. The credit for all these belongs to one and only Mr. Srinivasa Ramanujan. The Theory of Numbers developed by him became an asset, based on which, infinite series, permutation and combination and even probability were developed. The Law of Averages and even the logic of mathematical analysis were invented by this great mathematician.The main motto of celebrating National Mathematics day is to make people aware of the significance of numbers in life. According to Ramanujan, “Numbers do speak”. On this very day, several schools and colleges till date organize camps and training for both the teachers and students to enrich their mathematical skills.The National Academy of Sciences, India every year pays homage to this mathematician with a two-day workshop where the contributions of the Indian mathematicians like Brahmagupta and Aryabhata were discussed followed by presentations of the students. This idea cropped up in 2012 by UNESCO who agreed to sign a joint venture with India to spread the importance of mathematics throughout the globe. Dr.Manmohan Singh, the then Prime Minister of India, organized a seminar as 2012 happened to be the 125th birth anniversary of this great mathematician who was born in Chennai. Students were informed in that seminar how India contributed to the development of mathematics right from the Vedic period to the medieval ages. Sir Principal Ravindra Rana highlighted the contribution of Ramanujan .He also appreciated the contribution of the Maths Department and encouraged them to continue to bring great enthusiasm in students for mathematics. Ma’am Vice Principal and admin Sir Jignesh were also present and appreciated the Maths faculty. Grade VIII students hosted the program under the guidance of Ms. Yamini Asar. Students highlighted the importance of the day and presented the various maths formulas in a creative manner.

Grade 2 Thematic unit - Clothes - 2022
Integrated English session under Thematic unit "clothes" students learned about the Halloween festival and practised the different customs and traditions followed during the festival. students wearing spooky costumes went around the school for ‘Trick or Treat’.
Thematic unit 'Beginning of Cloth Making-Activity' - 2022
In this session, the students interpreted a historical painting of children wearing clothes from the past and wrote a piece of narration for it.
Inspirational Talk by Sajan Shah - 2022

On 28 November 2022, Podar International School, CBSE, Aurangabad organized a session with a young, energetic motivational speaker Mr. Sajan Shah, who is a Man on Mission. His passion is to help people reach self-realization and to build quality leaders for shaping better tomorrow.

In his motivational speech, Mr.Sajan Shah encouraged students by giving examples from his own life and inspired students to be self-motivated. He discussed the importance of positive thinking and attitude which brings optimism into life. He also shared some techniques to be used for learning and reading while studying.

Principal Sir Ravinder Rana expressed his gratitude to Mr. Sajan Shah for sharing his valuable thoughts and also added that the session focused on making the students build positive ‘self- esteem ‘and discover their true potential. It covered the key elements required for a student to be successful in academics and later life.

Culminating Event 'Kavishala – A Showcase of the World of Indian Poetry' - 2022

The school-wide theme „Kaleidoscope: Gazing at the Magical Prism of Poetry!‟ culminated with an event – the „Kavishala – A Showcase of the World of Indian Poetry‟, organized by the students and staff members of the school within the school premises. The Chief Guest of the Program was Dr. Raghuveer Y.V. Principal of Podar International School ICSE.

This festival aimed at providing a platform for the students to showcase their learning and insight gained through the module. In the event „Kavishala‟, the students presented the works of Indian poets. They talked about the background of the poets, the interpretation of their works, the kind of impact their work has had on society, and so on.

Poetry festivals serve as an ideal opportunity to expose students to the world of poems. It aims at inspiring students and teachers to develop an interest in poetry. It helps students to explore their own unique voices and their self-expression through poetry. Participation in such an event reinforces the students‟ appreciation of Indian poets and their work. Students recite the poems of Indian and western poets like Rabindranath tagore, Sarojini naidu, Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost etc.

This festival helps to expose the students to various regional poets. It also enhances diverse thinking among students and helps them hone their creative spirit and imagination. Organizing the „Kavishala‟ was a wonderful way of reaching out to the students, parents, and the local community and creating a positive socio-cultural impact. This festival was aimed at entertaining everybody while giving a platform to the students to share their gained knowledge through the module. The visitors were exposed to various activities that engaged them in the exchange of ideas and sparked their creativity.

The module focused on an exploration of the different forms of poetry. Many researchers had presented poems that triggered our emotions, strengthened our cognitive abilities, and gave us space for self-reflection. Poetry is a form of expression. While trying to compose a poem it helped the students to express their feelings and thoughts on a subject, reading poetry encouraged them to connect and find meaning in their experiences. Through such engagements, the module aimed to create a positive impact on the social and emotional learning of the students. It offered them a new way of thinking about something.

Financial Literacy Training - 2022

“Save to invest, don't save to save.”

Financial Literacy Training organized by CBSE for 1 and 1/2 hours. The training was arranged in the Basement of PIS CIE Aurangabad. Maam VP had given a warm welcome to the gathering followed by facilitation tradition by Sir Principal of PIS CBSE Aurangabad. Along with the PIS CBSE team, other schools also participated in the training and learned the importance of financial planning to secure the future up to a certain extent from Mr. Abjijeet Bhosla.

The training was very interesting where teachers cleared their many doubts and misconceptions regarding Mutual Funds and Govt Schemes and also shared their views about the policies.

The training ended with expressing gratitude to the trainer.

House Competition 'Poetry on the Spot' - 2022

Podar International school, CBSE Aurangabad , organized an Inter-House POETRY ON THE SPOT COMPETITION on18th November 2022.

Students participated with great zeal and enthusiasm. The competition was judged by eminent English teachers - Sir Akbar and Sir Feroz in cooperation with event coordinator Ms. Vaishali Dushing . The competition was conducted by Ventus house mentors -Ms. Sonal and Sir Ganesh. The participants showcased their talent by answering the quiz and creatively writing poetry on the spot. The Audience also participated enthusiastically by presenting poetry on the spot. 1st position was secured by Aqua house,2nd position went to Ventus house and the third position was won by Ignis house. The competition was mainly organised to nurture the hidden talent of poetry amongst the students which was the main objective of Integrated English Kaleidoscope- - Gazing at the Magical Prism of Poetry.

Children's Day Celebration - 2022
Children’s day at Podar International school CBSE Aurangabad!! “The youngsters of today will shape the India of tomorrow” as Philosopher Jawaharlal Nehru once remarked. To honor and commemorate our first Prime minister Pandit Nehru Children’s Day celebrations add to social or economic standing, The love and care we provide for our children today will determine the future of our nation. Children’s day was celebrated with great pomp and enthusiasm . "Every child is special and unique. Let’s make their childhood memorable by ensuring them a better life. Happy Children’s Day!"
Guru Nanak Devji Jayanti - 2022

Podar International School CBSE ,Aurangabad celebrated the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji with great zest and enthusiasm . Grade 3 students highlighted the significance and the core values of the first guru of Sikhism . It is celebrated to remember and pay gratitude and respect to Guru Nanak Dev for his great contribution. Sikhism is one of the most commonly observed faiths in the whole world, with Sikhs making their mark in numerous fields. Their faith teaches love, kindness, and brotherhood. Sikhs always take pride in the teachings of their faith and in the principles propagated by their gurus.It tells us about the early life and teachings of the First Sikh Guru. He was the preacher of peace, unity, and love. He encouraged people of all castes to stay as brothers and consider humanity above everything. He wanted that nobody must be discriminated against on any grounds and people must live with unity. He was only the initiator of the community kitchen where people of any religion either rich or poor, sit and eat together. It was done by him to enhance the feeling of unity and equality among the people. Vice Principal Mrs. Neelam Agrawal highlighted the three main learning of Guru Nanak Devji ; He always had deep faith in God ,Meditation was part of his life and third helping and caring nurture of him did make him one of the outstanding person who serve the humanity irrespective of caste ,creed and religion. It was indeed a great joy and honor to enrich us with meaningful assembly.

World Mental Health Day - 2022

First held in 1992, 10th October is the day dedicated to raising awareness about mental health issues and to fight the stigma still associated with it. The Counseling department at Podar International School, CBSE, held numerous activities through the day to ingrain a better awareness of mental health. The activities ranged from mindfulness meditation sessions, a poster-making competition and a special morning assembly which enlightened the students on managing stress and finding the ways to develop coping strategies to reduce stress. Sir Principal, Ravinder Rana addressed the students on depression. He also suggested spending less time on social media applications like facebook, Instagram,etc and instead building healthy relationships with family and friends. Towards the end of the day the school counselor, Miss Pratiksha Gaikwad engaged the teachers in an interactive session with wonderful activities to manage emotional stress .A day filled with awareness-building exercises thus, reinforced the message that mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of. Neither is talking about it. It’s ‘Time to Talk, it’s Time to Change’.

Dussehra Assembly - 2022

India is a land of many cultures and traditions. One of its very important festivals is the festival of Dussehra or Vijay Dashami. It was celebrated with great pomp and show in PIS CBSE Aurangabad on 4 th October. It is the festival of glory and splendor. The festival symbolizes the triumph of good over evil. To make this memorable, students of Grade IV presented a meaningful skit followed by graceful dance .The celebration helped students to know the story of Epic Ramayana . There is a mythological background behind this festival. The dwellers of the Earth and the heaven were troubled and tortured by the notorious demon Mahisasura. Other heavenly Gods were also afraid of him. On their earnest prayer and request, the Goddess Durga was born from fire. As an embodiment of Shakti or strength and valor, Goddess Durga appeared before the demon. The demon was bewitched by her beauty and was killed by her. His death brought relief to the Earth and to heaven. To honor her, Dussehra is celebrated. These students enacted this concept through the skit.

Mahatma Gandhi jayanti and Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti - 2022
HOMAGE TO MAHATMA GANDHI AND LAL BAHADUR SHASTRI ON THE OCCASION OF INTERNATIONAL DAY OF NON-VIOLENCE !

Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti and Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti were celebrated in PIS CBSE, Aurangabad with great respect and homage to the legendary leader and the Father of our Nation, Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri the second Indian Prime Minister , on the auspicious occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Principal, Sir Ravinder Rana offered a garland to the photo of Mahatma Gandhiji and Lal Bahadur Shastri then addressed the teachers and students. In his speech, Sir Principal stressed the relevance of the universal values espoused by Gandhiji and their resonance in the world today. He also highlighted the importance of understanding the true potential of Gandhian philosophy. He also inspired us with the greatness of the second Indian Prime Minister and the senior leader from the Indian National Congress political party , who was a man of great caliber, lived a life of simplicity and dedicated his life to the motherland. Students from grades 5 to 8 celebrated Gandhi Jayanti by presenting a special musical and informative assembly. It was an opportunity to reflect and cherish the life of this great personality. The Special assembly concluded by singing the National Anthem.

Joy of Giving - 2022

“If nature has made you for a giver, your hands are born open, and so is your heart; and though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full.” Frances Hodgson Burnett It’s not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving. – Mother Teresa The main idea of the special feature ‘Joy of Giving’ is to create awareness among the students related to environmental problems. The students understood that we have been nurtured by the resources available on the Earth. Hence, it is really important for us to ‘Give back to Earth’, the kindness and generosity we have received from her.

The students understood that they have to think and act carefully which will help them avoid causing further damage to our planet. The students are able to identify and differentiate between actions that have positive and negative impact on the environment. The main purpose of the module ‘Joy of Giving’ was to make the students aware of the environmental problems that are taking place around the world. The activities planned for this feature have encouraged them to give back to the environment by creating awareness and implementing eco-friendly actions in their respective societies and communities. The students were exposed to different eco-friendly actions like planting trees, composting, managing wastes and so on, that are practiced by different communities and people around the world. With the help of this exposure, the students made a proposal to implement the eco-friendly actions in their respective societies and communities. Through this proposal, they also created awareness about the urge to adopt eco-friendly ways of living and the need to save our nature. Thus, this session enabled the students to think of ways to ‘Give back to the environment’ by creating awareness and implementing eco-friendly actions in their societies and communities.

The main idea for doing ‘Joy of Giving’ was to explore the ideas around ‘Climate Change’ and to think about ‘taking actions’ that could address the current crisis that our environment is facing. The students knew about the causes that lead to ‘Climate Change’ and understood its far reaching impacts on the planet. They learned to calculate their own carbon footprints which made them aware of the toll on the environment due to their actions. The students had brainstorming sessions and came up with strategies or actions that they can incorporate in their daily lives to reduce their carbon footprints. This helped the students to address the current environmental crisis of drastic ‘Climate Change’.It was indeed the greatest learning for all the students and teachers as well. The celebration of “Joy of Giving” did give us a heart full of gratitude and to give back to our mother earth.

World Rabies Day - 2022

"Education about Rabies from the right sources can save more lives at the right time.’’

26th September 2022-23 Podar International School CBSE Aurangabad celebrated the ‘WORLD RABIES DAY ’.We were privileged to have with us Mrs. Berryl Sanchis the founder of (APLA ) Aurangabad Pet Lovers Association . The purpose of this event was to instill love and affection towards animals in our surroundings as Mrs.Berrly stressed upon looking and bringing up Indi-dogs at home . Animals and their vaccination and what type of food stuff can be given to them was well explained by Ms. Sanchis . APLA association started on its mission on 10 th march 2019 under the guidance of Mrs. Berryl Sanchis and has been instrumental in creating awareness in the society regarding rabies, vaccination of pets at home and how to prevent cruelty against stray animals.

Currently the organization has 350 members working in the city. The activities of the group includes Feeding, Rescue & rehabilitation; Treatment of the injured dogs, Food supplies for the needy canine members and Vaccination of adopted puppies which have all been funded by the volunteers. Students were very glad to know and responded in good number when it was asked by Mrs. Sanchis : Which dogs do you all look after or keep as your Pet at home? They promised to take care of even stray dogs. It was indeed a good informative visit by an NGO to our institution.

Marathwada Mukti Sangram Diwas - 2022
Podar International School CBSE Aurangabad celebrated Marathwada Liberation Day (Marathwada Mukti Sangram Diwas) on 17th September in the school premises. The day is celebrated in commemoration of the anniversary of Operation Polo, which led to the annexation of Hyderabad into the Union of India. The staff and students of the school gathered to remember the sacrifices of the bravehearts who made this unification possible.
Hindi Diwas Celebration - 2022

"Language is the road map of a culture.
It tells you where its people come from and where they are going."

Podar International School, Hindi Department celebrated Hindi Diwas on 14 September 2022.

The program was inaugurated by Sir Principal Mr. Ravindra Rana by lighting the lamp. A welcome dance was presented by Vidisha Vembakam, from class 10th.Introductory speech was given by Sir Sunil Mansure of the Hindi department. He emphasized the use of Hindi language in its pure form and inspired the students to make it the language of the people. Students from different classes participated enthusiastically by preparing greeting cards and murals. Importance of Hindi Diwas was given by Ritvi Tribhuvan of grade 9th.Various programs like group song, dance, poet recitation, riddle solving were presented in the special Assembly. In his presidential speech Principal, Sir Ravindra Rana expressed his views on the importance of Hindi language in keeping the nation connected and United. Vice Principal Mrs. Neelam Agrawal and Head of Administration Mr. Jignesh Jadhav graced the occasion. All the teachers contributed to the success of this event.

Teacher's Day Celebration - 2022

Guru Brahma Guru Vishnu, Guru Devo Maheshwara Guru Sakshat Parabrahma, Tasmai Shri Guruve Namah … In our history, a teacher has been given utmost importance because just as a mother’s womb gives shape to a human body, a teacher gives shape to human values which further strengthen our society as humanity and helps it in becoming progressive. A teacher opens a window of a thousand opportunities for students to lead them on a good path in life. Teachers, who inculcate knowledge, basic values and a way of life amongst students were felicitated and honoured by children in style. To celebrate the efforts of our teachers, members of Student Council led by Head Boy Ashutosh Sanap, Head Girl Riddhi Mundada and Cultural head Adhyayan Biswas planned multi-entertainment activities which made the day memorable for all. There were outdoor and indoor activities planned for the teachers. Class parties were also organized for Grades 8,9 and 10 where staff and students enjoyed cake cutting, shook a leg with their teachers and made merry.

Teachers love being appreciated and to make the occasion more memorable ‘OUTSTANDING TEACHER AWARD ‘was bestowed upon four teachers. Sir Yogiraj Pande, the voice and musician of our school, most dedicated and sincere Senior School Coordinator PGT Ms. Geeta Saini, TGT Hindi Sir Sunil Mansure and PRT and Year leader for Grade 1, Ms. Mercia Kharat were honoured for their meritorious services by the Principal. It was indeed a great boost for all to serve the institution with dedication. The Principal congratulated the staff for their dedication and commitment reminding them that they are the role models to the present and future of the nation. He stressed on the importance of collaboration between staff and students that will build a harmonious school culture making the school an ideal place for teaching and learning. The day ended with a sumptuous lunch for Staff, members of Student Council, support staff etc.

3D Science Exhibition - 2022
On 27 August 2022, our school organized a 3 D science exhibition. The event was inaugurated by Sir Principal at 10 am. Parents, Grand parents and other family members were all invited to witness various 3 D Models prepared by students of Grade 6-8. The aim of organising the event was to foster a scientific temperament among students and to develop a curiosity to learn how things work. An attempt was also made to take up this event as Art Integrated Activity.
Thematic Unit 'Grade 1 & 2' - 2022

Grade 1
The THEMATIC WEEK: MY SCHOOL culminated with the event ‘Let’s Tour The School’ organized by the students of grade 1 and staff members of the school, within the school premises. This event had focused on all that the students have learned during the course of the unit.
Students took their parents to a school campus tour and presented mesmerizing songs that they had learned during the Music period and enjoyed role playing according to the people who worked in the school of the Thematic Week in their classrooms.

Grade 2
The THEMATIC UNIT: JOBS had culminated in the event ‘Career Day’ organized by the students and teacher of grade 2, within the school premises. This event was focused on all that the students had learned about during the unit.
Students came dressed as different community helpers and working professionals and very enthusiastically presented about what the different jobs are like and what different working professionals do.

Krishna Janmashtami Celebration - 2022
Janmashtami is celebrated on the occasion of the birth of Lord Sri Krishna. The festival generally falls in the month of August. It is believed that Lord Sri Krishna is one of the most powerful avatars of the great Lord Vishnu. Sri Krishna Janmashtami is one of the most significant festivals of the Hindu religion. Hindus enjoy this festival with a lot of zeal and enthusiasm. During the celebration of this festival, the devotees perform different kinds of rituals in order to please and make lord Krishna happy. At Podar international school CBSE Aurangabad little champs of Grade III and IV celebrated it with great pomp as each one them came in their traditional attire of Radha and Shri Krishna. It was indeed memorable occasion to see them breaking dahi handi.
75th years of Independence Day 'Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav' - 2022

Like every year, this year also, the school celebrated Independence Day on 15 August with joie de vivre. The sense of happiness and pride could be clearly seen on the faces of all the people as the Nation celebrated its 76th Independence Day on 15th August2022. The Principal hoisted the flag together with the Vice - Principal, Admin Officer, the Head Boy and the Head Girl at 8:00 am. As soon as the flag was hoisted, everyone sang the National Anthem. A cultural program followed giving a glimpse of the importance of Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav presented by the students. Students also gave speeches in English, Hindi and Marathi. The skit "Our Tricolour - A Masterpiece", mesmerizing dances and group songs enthralled the audience. Loyalty Certificates were given away to teachers who gave their dedicated service to school for completing five and ten years. The Principal motivated the students by highlighting the need to contribute to the development of the country through various means. He gave a clarion call to young students to rise to the occasion and make a mark in this world.

The program ended with sweets distribution.

Smart City Integrated Command and Control Centre - 2022
Podar International school CBSE, Aurangabad believes in overall development of students and hence a visit was organized to Aurangabad municipal corporation Smart City integrated command and control centre. Students from Grade VIII attended the presentation of functioning of Smart City integrated command and control centre.
Rakshabandhan Celebration - 2022
Fairs and Festivals hold a special value in our life. They hold a lot of significance in our lives. Festivals portray our religion and culture. They remind us of our splendid past. The Festival of Raksha Bandhan is the Festival of love and Celebrated with great pomp and enthusiasm in Podar International school CBSE. We also conducted the rakhi making competition for Grade 1 and 2 respectively The Little Champs were overjoyed while doing it innovatively.
August Kranti Diwas 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' - 2022

The 80th anniversary of Quit India movement, also known as August Kranti Diwas, was observed on August 8, 2022 in Podar International school, CBSE Aurangabad.

Kranti Diwas is a day observed to remember the historic 'Quit India Movement' headed by Gandhiji and Indian National Congress during WW-II .On this occasion students of class VII presented a thoughtful skit showing how Gandhiji called for a Do or Die' movement against British and gave a clarion call for the complete independence.

Students dressed up in the guise of freedom fighters and British authorities displayed to the audience how non violent Indians gave a tough fight to the English to gain our freedom . The agitation of Indians, Cheers going up and shouts of "vande mataram, Mahatma Gandhi ki jai ” actually filled all with a feeling of respect and sense of responsibility towards our Bharat Mata.

The programme ended with ma'am VP Mrs Neelam Agarwal's precious words appreciating students' efforts under supervision of their teachers.

Field Trip 'Std 3 to 5 - Bibi Ka Maqbara' - 2022
Today 30th July 2022 PIS CBSE Aurangabad Grade 3to 5 young scholars went on the Field Trip (Bibi Ka Maqbara) with the teaching and supporting staff under the guidance of sir principal. Students got the opportunity to learn about the historical sites and observe the great architectural work of the Mughal Dynasty under the theme 'Footprints in Time' of IE subject and they also learnt the importance of field trips to study the history and enjoyed the day with great zeal.
Investiture Ceremony 2022-2023

Investiture Ceremony was celebrated in Podar International School, CBSE Aurangabad for the Academic Year 2022-23. On 1st August 2022. The Chief Guest for the event was Mrs. Vaishali Joshi, Principal, Podar International School CBSE, Sundarwadi.

“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality." To inculcate leadership qualities in the students and to give them a feel of the functioning of the administrative body, the school Prefectorial Council was formed after scrutiny and election at Podar International School CBSE, Aurangabad.

Cultural Captain Adhyayan Biswas gave a welcome speech followed by March past and offering of sashes and badges by the house mentors, Principal and Chief Guest to all council members. The audience was captivated by the motivational song "Keval Manav Kehlayega sung by the school choir group.

The Oath taking ceremony was led by Sir Principal Ravinder Rana. He wished the student leaders to complete responsibilities entrusted to them in the year ahead. He also offered his support in the future. His words of advice were highly motivating to the students. The Principal motivated the students by highlighting the roles and responsibilities of all council members and also highlighted that, Leadership is not a position or a title. It is an action and example. He also explained the role of the school for having thought of an Innovation with the posts of the Head Boy and Head Girl to provide an equal opportunity to all the students in administration and decision making.

The outgoing Head Girl Riddhi Mundada shared their views and gratitude to the teachers and management in her speech. The other council members also expressed their gratitude to the school for being bestowed with such a responsibility and took up their new roles with their heads held high. It was indeed a moment of great pride for the parents of the achievers who were recognized for their promising leadership and extraordinary contribution to the school.

The Chief Guest congratulated the student leaders and their parents and wished that they would get into their roles soon given that physical school demanded greater challenges and better coordination among staff and the student leaders.

Field trip of Historical monument 'Bibi Ka Maqbara - Class VI to VIII' - 2022

A Field trip was organized by Podar International School Aurangabad on 23rd July 2022 for Classes VI to VIII to the historical monument-Bibi Ka Maqbara.

Objective -
The module ‘Footprints in Time’ aimed at helping the students learn about archaeology and examine historical facts in the most interesting ways possible. The students learned about archaeologists and were encouraged to think like them.
The event focused on presenting various discoveries/excavations/monuments with a scientific element in them and the History behind them. The event also aimed at providing opportunities for the students to showcase their learning. It also intended to be a platform for sharing the experiences that they have had during the course of the field trip.

Conclusion -
The students will be able to analyze the various uses of tools used by archaeologists and the ways in which they try to interpret the past.
The students will learn how those physical pieces of evidence are a doorway to understanding the bygone civilizations.
They will also understand that gaining knowledge about civilizations would help humanity flourish if the knowledge were utilized in the best ways.

Integrated English 'Culminating Event - CHANGEMAKERS Human Rights' - 2022

The Culminating event of Integrated English was conducted in Podar International school with great avidity and passion. The entire school word a festive look and was decorated to create an atmosphere resonant with the theme of the event. Quotations on courage, Human Rights, facts about famous Human Right Activists etc. were put up on the display boards in the corridor and inside classrooms.

Children from Grade I to VIII participated in the event. Different activities were organized to motivate the children by the I.E. teachers and respective class teachers.

Children from Grade I and II contributed to the event by dressing up as great personalities who have always worked for the wellbeing of people and can be known as the ‘changemakers’.

Children from Grade III to VIII decorated their classes with innovative chart work of great personalities with their brief biography.

Volunteers from Grades V – VIII acted as ushers and guided the guests/visitors at the event.

Sir Principal Ravinder Rana and Vice Principal Neelam Agarwal appreciated the efforts of students and teachers for making this event a success.

World Music Day Celebration - 2022
“Music is the language of the spirit. Podar International school CBSE Aurangabad marked the celebration of Music Day with great pomp and show. Keeping in mind the theme for the World Music Day 2022 “Music on the Intersections”our students performed exuberantly as each individual melodiously played his or her instruments. Flutist Master Prathamesh Kulkarni mesmerized the audience as he played the most famous song "Jayostute" . Master Soham Kaware and Master Neel Kaware performed on the harmonium while Musician Shamit Bhat played on the violin . Mr.Yogiraj Pande and Mr. Milind Gosavi and his team of students performed a choir singing on Sa re ga ma pa. The Principal congratulated the collective and individual performance and felicitated the Music teachers
National Reading Day - 2022
Podar International School CBSE,Aurangabad celebrated National biok reading day on to honour the Father of the Library Movement, the late Puthuvayil Narayana Panicker who was best known as the Father of the Library Movement in the state of Kerala. He embarked on the practice of popular cultural movements in Kerala. Panicker is the Father of the Library under the Thiruvithaamkoor Granthasala Sangham or the Travancore Library Association and founded 47 libraries in 1946. Still, later, it was renamed the Kerala Grandhasala Sangham (KGS) in 1956. On June 21, 2004, the Government of India’s Ministry of Education honoured Panicker’s legacy by issuing a commemorative stamp in his memory.
International Yoga Day - 2022

The International Yoga Day was celebrated in Podar International School, CBSE on 21st June 2022.

The idea of an international day to recognize and respect the practice of yoga was first made on 27th September 2014 by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi at the UN General Assembly. It was he who proposed the date of this day as it falls in the Summer Solstice of the Northern Hemisphere which is the longest day of the year.

A special assembly was conducted related to Yoga Day. The importance and benefits of yoga in our lives was emphasized by the students. The practice of Yoga brings joy, health, peace from within and deepens a sense of connection between an individual's inner consciousness and the external world.

Various asanas were followed by chanting of Om. Warm-up exercises, sitting and standing asanas were performed for students from Pre- Primary to Grade 12. The event was divided into three sessions -Primary, Junior and Senior students.

The celebration concluded with a motivational speech by Sir Principal, Ravinder Rana who emphasized that the essence of yoga is balance - not just balance within the body or that between the mind and the body, but also balance in the human relationship with the world. Yoga emphasizes the values of mindfulness, moderation, discipline and perseverance. When applied to communities and societies, Yoga offers a path for sustainable living.

Yoga can be an important instrument in the collective quest of humanity for promoting sustainable lifestyle in harmony with planet Earth. In keeping with this spirit, the theme for this year’s Yoga Day celebrations is “Yoga for Humanity.”

The event concluded with the National Anthem.

Father's Day Celebration - 2022
Podar International School CBSE Aurangabad celebrated Father's day in special assembly conducted by grade IX students.Sir Principal Ravinder Rana explained the importance of parents and how every student should do to make theirs parents proud. Our teachers Akbar Shaik and Sunil Mansure gave a wonderful speech on the occasion in English and Hindi. Today's assembly was very interactive as the students played Riddle game and asked very interesting Riddles.

Counselling Session - 2022
Counselling Session of the Nominated candidates of Students council AY 2022-23 was taken up on Saturday 11th June, 2022 by Sir Principal and Madam Vice Principal. Students of Grade 8 to 10 were guided by the Principal on the responsibilities to be taken up before taking the task of leadership in the School Council. The main focus was the process of election to the coveted posts and to build up the school culture , discipline and respect of staff, colleagues and self. It was indeed a great boost for the nominees to introspect before they could venture into this arena. The final list of candidates will be decided by staff voting followed by the voting done by students of Grade 6-12.
Std V Assembly - 2022
We at Podar International School CBSE, Aurangabad strongly believe in developing students' personality and Public speaking skills. Hence we conduct the school and class assemblies. Sharing some glimpses of Monday Assembly conducted by Grade 5 students where they included thought of the day, News, Importance of the day and Birthday celebrations. The Principal also addressed the gathering highlighting the importance of Success in life. Assembly concluded with a School song followed by the National Anthem.
School reopening Special Assembly - 2022
A special assembly was conducted in the school on the reopening day. Students were given a warm welcome as teachers presented an interesting and meaningful assembly. Sir Principal welcomed the students back to school highlighting the importance of building school culture and reinforcing that the responsibility lies on individual and collective efforts. He also talked about the importance of happiness in our lives. He urged the students to be particular about coming to school on time, engaging in teaching and learning, completing assignments, and most importantly helping new students settle down amicably. The assembly ended with the rendition of the National Anthem.
Orientation Std 4 and 5 2022-2023
The session started with a beautiful reminder of a Chinese proverb which says- "The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, the next best time is now." The parents were welcomed by the staff and apprised of the working culture and ethos of the school. Details were provided to the parents regarding time table, books, stationery and uniform and how the betweenus portal works. Parents' queries were answered by the Principal.
Orientation Std 2 and 3 2022-2023
Orientation Session 2022 for Grades 2,and 3 was held on Saturday 4/6/2022 in presence of Principal Sir Mr. Ravinder Rana and Vice Principal Ms. Neelam Agarwal. The purpose of the orientation session was awareness of the parents for rules and regulations, new resources such as on betweenus Portal , Time table, books and stationery, general working of school, time table, SEL, exam schedule etc. All the minute details were discussed with the parents. The Principal answered the queries of the parents and encouraged them to be active and responsible towards PTMs and ensure that the children's education is streamlined.
World Environment Day Celebration - 2022
The world environment day is celebrated every year on 5th June to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet earth. People come together to pledge towards building a greener planet. Keeping this aim in view, Podar International school celebrated World Environment Day on 5th of June 2021. Sir Principal Ravinder Rana, Vice Principal Mrs Neelam Agarwal, co-ordinators and teachers were present to witness the planting of trees in the school campus to create a green corner.
Virtual Republic Day Celebration - 2022
National Science Day - 2022
Celebration of Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav - 2021
Young podarites contributed to the celebration of Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav by conducting a special assembly on 21st October. Our national hero Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose was remembered on this occasion. Activities like speech, drawing, discussion of history of INA, role play marked the celebration. Rutuja Pawar gave a speech highlighting the contribution of Netaji in the freedom struggle.
Marathwada Mukti Sangram - 2021
Celebration of Marathwada Mukti Sangram Diwas at Podar International School. 71st Marathwada Liberation Day was celebrated in Podar International School, CBSE Aurangabad on September 17 following Cocos 19 protocol s per the guidelines of the district administration. Principal Ravinder Rana hosted the flag in the school premises followed by the national anthem. The day has its own significance because it marks the anniversary of Marathwada's integration with India when the Indian National Army, invaded the State of Hyderabad, and defeated the Nizam on 17 September 1948, 13 months after Indian independence.
Shri Ganesh Chaturthi - 2021
Podar International School Aurangabad Welcome Bappa Wishing you a Happy Vinayak Chaturthi. May the grace of God keep enlightening your lives and bless you always..........
Virtual Investiture Ceremony 2021-2022

INVESTITURE CEREMONY: NEW ROLES, SIGNIFICANT RESPONSIBILITIES!

Virtual Investiture Ceremony celebrated at Podar International School, CBSE Aurangabad for the Academic session 2021-22.

“Leaders are not born but are made by their experiences in life". To inculcate leadership qualities among students and to give them a feel of functioning of the administrative body, a school Prefectorial Council was formed after scrutiny and election at Podar International School CBSE, Aurangabad.

The Investiture Ceremony for the academic year 2021-22 was held on 7th September 2021. The Chief Guest for the event was Mr. Ravinder Rana,the Principal of Podar International School CBSE, Aurangabad.

The ceremony began with Saraswati poojan and lamp lighting by the Chief Guest Sir Principal , Vice Principal Ms. Neelam Agrawal and all house mentors with all council members of academic year 2021-22 present virtually with their parents. Cultural captain Raghavendra Sonawane gave welcome speech followed by the offering of sashes and pinning of badges by parents to all council members as the program was conducted in a virtual mode. The audience was captivated by the rendition of a motivational song by Soham Kaware.

The Oath taking ceremony was led by Principal and he wished the student leaders in completing responsibilities entrusted to them in the year ahead. He also mentioned the efforts taken by the School in promoting children's democratic and social skills and offered his support in the future. His words of advice were highly motivating to the students.

The outgoing Head Girl Ananya Deshmukh shared her views and gratitude to the teachers and management in her speech. The other council members also expressed their gratitude to the school for being bestowed with such a responsibility and took up their new roles with their heads held high. It was indeed a moment of great pride for the parents of the achievers who were recognized for their promising leadership and extraordinary contribution to the school.

The Principal motivated the students by highlighting the roles and responsibilities of all council members urging them to work collectively in taking the school to greater heights of academic excellence.

The head boy Sumedh Patil offered the vote of thanks and the program concluded with Vande Mataram.

First Virtual Open House 2021-2022
"If you focus on success, you'll have stress, but if you pursue excellence, success will be guaranteed." Podar International School CBSE #Aurangabad conducted its first Virtual Open House for Grades I to X for the session of 2021-2022. The parents and teachers discussed the performance of the students in the Pre-Mid term Exam.
Republic Day Celebration - 2021

Spreading, sharing patriotic warmth all around, the Podarites once again reunited to mark the 71st anniversary of the great Constitution of India, celebrated as the 72nd Republic Day at Podar International school Aurangabad (CBSE). It was the matter of great pride the entire gathering of distinguished parents, teachers and students. Needless to say, the whole school had worn the appearance of a beautiful bride.

The patriotic fervour was felt in every nook and corner of the institution as the Principal, teachers and the students didn't want to leave any stone unturned in making this monumental day a memorable one. The event commenced with the hoisting of the National Flag by Honourable Sir Principal Shri. Ravinder Rana followed by the National Anthem.

The members of the Student Council presented a glimpse of India’s Glorious history and achievements in their speeches in Hindi, Marathi and English followed by Dhwaj Geet.

On this occasion ten teachers were awarded with Loyalty certificates for their immense contribution to the institution.

Sir Principal Shri. Ravinder Rana highlighted the significance of this day, and made the youth aware that the future of their country lies in their hands, they should study well, practice good values in life, work hard and follow their dreams and ambitions as well as contribute to the society and to the development of the country. He offered floral tributes to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi and the freedom fighters who laid down their lives for the freedom of the nation. At the same time he commended the efforts of the doctors, paramedics, police personnel and ordinary citizens from different walks of life for their selfless service during the Covid 19 pandemic. He did not forget to mention the teaching fraternity who kept the flame of education burning and for being the lifeline and the pulse of the nation for their immense contribution.

The program concluded with a vote of thanks by the Cultural captain of the school who thanked students, teachers, and the Principal for organizing the function successfully.

The staff dispersed with the image of the fluttering Tricolour in their mind and heart. It was truly a spectacular day for all of us.

Christmas Celebration - 2020
Podar International School (CBSE), Aurangabad celebrated Christmas with staff and students. A beautiful skit on ,“The True Story of Santa Claus” was enacted by our teachers. The stage was decorated by Art teachers Mr. Raj Khawal, Ms. Lalita Khawal, Mr. Sudarshan Dubey and Ms. Pratibha Patil while the music was rendered by Mr. Yogiraj Pande, Mr.Milind Sir. The Skit was conceived, written and directed by Mrs. Rani Maaria Xavier. Wishing you and your family best of health, happiness, peace and prosperity this Christmas and in the coming New Year.
Marathwada Liberation Day - 2020
Podar International school CBSE, Garkheda Parisar, Aurangabad celebrated Marathwada Liberation Day on 17th September 2020. Flag hoisting was done by Physical Education teacher Mr. Rahul Ratnakar Tandale founder teacher of PODAR INTERNATIONAL CBSE SCHOOL in presence of Sir Principal and staff members. A short speech on the importance of Marathwada Liberation Day was given Ms. Ashwini Shinde. School authorities took all the precautionary measures related to Covid 19. Around 30 people attended this auspicious occasion.
Hindi Diwas Celebration - 2020

Independence Day Celebration - 2020
“Our tribute will always be less for our freedom fighters but the salute to all will never be less. Saluting the entire nation , Happy Independence day!” Podar International school CBSE, Garkheda Parisar, Aurangabad celebrated “ 74th Independence Day 2020”. Flag hoisting was done by Sir Principal Ravinder Rana and our two CBSE toppers for 12th and 10th Master Pavan Kashyap and Master Mahek Hinhoriya. School authorities took all precautionary measures for staff and students with respect to social distancing norms. Around 30 people attended this auspicious occasion with the feelings of patriotism, love, devotion and sense of attachment to their motherland. Jai Hind.
Culminating Event 'Std 3 - Whats Cooking' - 2020
Culminating event of 'What's Cooking ' was held on 6th March,2020 The event was organised by the teachers of Grade 3 to teach students about healthy eating habits, students were indulged in different activities of different subject to know about nutrients and body nourishment. Students learnt the importance of nutrients like proteins,fats,carbohydrates,vitamins and minerals, Beside that students were made aware of the importance of a balanced diet and consuming enough water daily. Our students also presented a healthy food song for parents.
Special Assembly 'Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Celebration' - 2020
Podar International School #Aurangabad Celebrated, “Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti” . The event started with the speech of 6th standard student and followed by very energetic Powada by Ms.Yamini Asar along with students. This Powada gave us goosebumps. This explains about his strong warrior code of ethics and great character. Everyone should admire Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.
“Shakespeare on the Stage” Championship Trophy by PIS Aurangabad CBSE - 2020
Podar International School (CBSE), Aurangabad bags Championship Trophy for “Shakespeare on the Stage”, an interschool competition by Lokmat Campus Club on 13th February 2020 held at Saraswati Bhavan college,Aurangabad.Romeo and Juliet play of Shakespeare was showcased by the students of Podar.It was a thrilling and humorous play directed by Mrs. Anita Tribhuwan.Miss.Diya Pardeshi was awarded Best Actress Award , Miss.Padmaja Chatorikar was awarded special award by the judges for the best role in the Romeo and Juliet play .Mrs. Anita Tribhuwan was awarded for the Best Play Director. Principal Mr.Kirranjit Singh Pannu and Vice Principal Mrs.Vashali Joshi congratulated the students and the teachers for their outstanding performance.
Annual Day Celebration 'Secondary Section' 2019-2020
Podar International School Aurangabad Celebrated, “11th Annual Day Event” for Secondary Sections on 24 January 2020. Around 2000 plus students, 80 plus teachers and staff, showcased a visual and conceptual extravaganza, for more than Five thousand parents, guests and invitees, on the concepts of Nritya Tarang , the journey of Bharat, depicting the cultural heritage, customs, traditions and history of Bharat through it’s unique Folk Dance and themes.
Republic Day Celebration - 2020
Podar International School Aurangabad celebrated “ India’s 71st Republic day”, on 26th January 2020. The Indian flag was hoisted by the School Principal, Mr. Kiranjit Singh Pannu, Ex.Lt. Cdr Indian Navy, along with, the Head Boy, the Cultural Captain and the Head Girl. The whole school echoed with the national anthem. The students pledged the Indian constitution –Preamble together in one voice. A wonderful Bharatnatyam Dance on VANDE MATARAM, was put up by Grade 7 and 8 students of school, Ms Vidhisha Vembakkam and Ms. Arpana Singh, who won the International Award, in cultural program, especially Bharatnatyam, held at Singapore and Malaysia.
Parivartan Drive 'Walkathon' - 2020
How is the JOSH!!!!! Podar International school CBSE, Garkheda Parisar, Aurangabad organised “A Parivartan Drive Walkathon” from Dargah, Old peer bazaar, Sant Eknath Rang Mandir to the Swatantra Sangram Smarak,Kranti Chowk and back to school with the message of Pursuing Happiness around the city and the nation. Around 150 students participated along with Principal,, Mr. Kiranjit Singh Pannu,Vice Principal,Mrs.Vaishali Joshi and all teachers in the walkathon with lot of energy and with the feeling of love, devotion and sense of attachment to a homeland
Annual Day Celebration 'Primary Section' 2019-2020
Podar International School Aurangabad Celebrated, “11th Annual Day Event” for Primary Sections on 23 January 2020. Around 2000 plus students, 80 plus teachers and staff, showcased a visual and conceptual extravaganza, for more than Five thousand parents, guests and invitees, on the concepts of Nritya Tarang , the journey of Bharat, depicting the cultural heritage, customs, traditions and history of Bharat through it’s unique Folk Dance and themes.
Jumpstart Event 'Fun with plants and animals' - 2020
When humanity serves nature,nature serves humanity when we serve animals and plants they serve us in return". Students of grade 1 visited "Siddharth Garden", for Jump Start event.This visit was full of enjoyment with learning.They have seen different types of plants and animals. Students were able to identify different types of animals such as Invertebrates, Fish,Amphibians,Reptiles,Birds and Mammals.
Visit to Police Commissioner's Office - 2020
"The Police belongs to the people and people belongs to the police". Students of Grade 7th visited Police commissioner office on account of Maharashtra Police Establishment Day. In this visit various demonstration was given to our students by the brave commando officers. Many equipment are shown which are used to solve many cases such as fingerprint capture machine,Bomb detection machine and Drug detection machine.Officers also shown us how Indian Police Dog works. Hats off to Maharashtra Police.
Christmas Celebration - 2019
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, observed primarily on December 25 as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world. ... Although the month and date of Jesus' birth are unknown, the church in the early fourth century fixed the date as December 25
Cyber Crime Awareness Workshop 2019
Children are among the most active Internet users, and are unfortunately subject to online shopping ,gaming and Surfing can make them more vulnerable to cybercrime.As a Prevention and awareness Podar International School,CBSE Aurangabad ,organised awareness seminar on "Community Policing and Cyber Crime Awareness", for senior grade students .Expertise from Cyber Crime Police department ,Aurangabad, discussed various rules and law's regarding cybercrime.
Culminating Event 'Thematic Unit - Clothes (Std II)' - 2019
Podar International School,CBSE Aurangabad ,always used different ways to teach many new things to their students.This time 2nd standard students learned by doing themselves about the History of clothes and its various upgradation with respect to time and nature requirement.
3D Showcase Competition - 2019
Students of Podar International School,CBSE Aurangabad participated in 3D showcase competition, "Prototyping Future".Students of 5th std designed Animal Zoo ,6th std designed Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj fort,7th std designed botanical garden and 8th std students designed circus with moving objects.All the objects are designed in 3d printer and decorated by arts.8th std students won first prize for Circus theme.
Special Assembly 'Awareness Program on Prevention of Cruelty against Animals' - 2019