School Events at Bengaluru

Podar Volunteer Program 'Visit to Orphanage' - 2022

As a part of Giving back to society,on 20th January 2023, the students of Podar International School, Kalkere visited an orphanage,Jeevitha Ashram near the school.They presented a dance and song to entertain them. The orphanage children also performed dance,song and concluded the program with a prayer. The children shared fruits,toys,clothes and their experiences with them. The experience was blissful as all the students empathized and valued their experiences of the visit to the orphanage. As they returned, they also reflected on the need to be grateful and thankful for everything they have.

Annual Day Celebration 2022-2023

Podar International School,Kalkere celebrated Annual Day Kalakshitij–the theme for the year being ‘Krishna Kathayein’ on 17th December 2023,at Natya Priya auditorium.

The program started by lighting the lamp by our honourable chief guest Mr. Narayana Joisa accompanied by principal Ms. Jayalakshmi KS, and General Manager of Karnataka Hub Mr.K Surendranath,.Our honourable Principal shared the eventful journey and achievements through an Annual Report. All the classes performed during the event with full enthusiasm and energy. The theme of Krishna Kathayein gleamed with glory. Anecdotes of Krishna’s life were depicted through a beautifully staged dance drama by all the students of Podar International School.

The successful event ended with the gathering of all students on the stage for the grand finale.

The audiences were awed by the mesmerising performance by the students and dual effort displayed by team Podar International School Kalkere for the event.

Podarathon-A cross country Race and Blood Donation - 2022

Podarathon- an annual Cross country Race of 5 km for students, parents and teachers was organized by Podar International School, Kalkere on 26th of November 2022. The event began at 7.30 a.m from the school with an overwhelming participation total of 130 participants. The flair of running was taken by 6 categories- Female category, Male category,Junior girls,Senior Girls, Junior Boys category and Boys category.The zeal and enthusiasm encouraged the students to complete the entire race. Students happily participated in the entire marathon and the marathon was a success. The winners received their medals and certificates.

Culminating Event 'Kavishala' - 2022

Kavishala culminating Event on the theme Kaleidoscope was held on 3rd December 2022.All the classes were beautifully decorated with all the charts and work related to poets,poems and also the poem created by children. Some of the students from different classes also dressed up as poets and spoke about the poets too. At the end of Kavishala event we were able to see a mesmerizing display of information by the kids and their mentors.The eventual learning from the event will definitely be long lasting for all the students and members of the event.

Field Trip to Central Library - 2022

On 19th November 2022 Podar International School,Kalkere had conducted a Field Trip for Grade 1-7 to the Central Library, Cubbon Park,Bangalore guided by librarian and Class Teachers of respective classes. The tour concluded with the understanding of a library structure,the full working procedures of the library and students ability to use the facility to enhance their knowledge base.Students returned back to school after 5 hours of their tour program and ensured implementing the same in their current school theme- Kaleidoscope.

Children's Day Celebration - 2022

Children are the future, make sure the future is bright. Children's day is celebrated every year on November 14th in India. The day marks the birth anniversary of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, fondly remembered as Chacha Nehru. Children's Day celebrations were held at Podar International School, Kalkere. The students enjoyed the day with various activities such as fancy dress competition,cooking without fire,solo dance,solo singing,rubix cube,best out of waste, poem and paragraph writing etc. The teachers presented dances, songs, poem recitation,riddles and music to make this day more special for all children. The celebration concluded with the distribution of sweets and gifts amongst students.

Teacher's Workshop - 2022

Podar International School # Kalkere conducted Teachers’ Workshop on Creative Teaching as a part of Professional Development Programme on 12th November 2022. The resource person was Ms.Kruthika (Senior Faculty) from ACT. The session was welcomed by our Principal Ms Jayalakshmi K.S. with a token of gratitude and heartiest wishes to begin the session. It was attended by 35 Teaching staff. The workshop was a full day program and included a lot of new teaching techniques.It started with activities like fish-bowl game,snowball technique, role play etc and teachers actively participated and concluded with a feedback session. All teaching staff thoroughly enjoyed the workshop and ensured to implement the same in their teaching learning process.

Kannada Rajyotsava - 2022

The 67th Kannada Rajyotsava was celebrated at Podar International School, Kalkere on 5th November 2022 with great enthusiasm and respect.

The celebration commenced with the lighting of the lamp by the Principal Ms. Jayalakshmi K S in the school premises in the presence of children, teaching and non-teaching staff. The students enthusiastically presented a colorful show that started with the school Prayer song , dancing to the tunes of patriotic songs , Role play,Speech etc. A skit on the Hoysala dynasty presented by high school children was hugely applauded.

Indeed, it was a day of joy, a day to love and respect our culture and giving respect to the state. Principal Ms. Jayalakshmi K S greeted all the teachers and children, lauded them for their enthusiastic participation and extended her greetings and best wishes on the auspicious occasion of Kannada Rajyotsava.

Deepavali Celebration - 2022

Festivities bring so much joy and happiness all around... Children of Podar international school, Kalkere celebrated Deepavali by being part of various activities across grades.Children had great fun drawing and colouring Diya's, painting Diya's, making paper crackers, making lanterns and preparing Deepavali sweets and many more... All Children participated and enjoyed the celebration with great enthusiasm.

Teacher's Day Celebration - 2022

Students of Podar International School # Kalkere celebrated Teachers' Day on 5th September 2022. On this occasion children from Grade 7 to Grade10 presented a cultural program as a tribute to all the teachers. The programme started with Saraswati Vandana and a tribute to Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan.

The Various programmes like heart touching songs dedicated to teachers, skit depicting role of teachers in everyone's lives, games as the recreational activities for teachers, orchestra for filling the premises with musical aura and last but not the least beautiful and mesmerizing dance performances were presented and arranged that made the day of all the teachers and filled with unforgettable memories. They also felicitated all the teachers. In conclusion, Principal Ms. Jayalakshmi ma’am wholeheartedly appreciated the hard work put in by our little organizers of the programme and wished all the teachers and students for their future endeavors with ever enlightening words.

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