Podar Education Network

Podar International School
Bengaluru - Kalkere

School Events

Investiture Ceremony 2018-2019

Podar International School, Kalkere conducted its first Investiture Ceremony along with Independence Day Celebrations. Col. JayaramAyilliath (Retd.,), graced the occasion as the Chief Guest while Sri. SurendraBabu, Branch Manager-IDBI Banasawadi was the Guest of Honour. Chief Guest presented colours and flags to the newly appointed members of Student Governing Council. He also spoke about the need to be responsible while being empowered with positions. Parents witnessed the systematic ceremony and appreciated the same.

Independence Day Celebration - 2018

72nd Independence Day was celebrated with great zeal at Podar International School, Kalkere. Col. JayaramAyilliath (Retd.,), graced the occasion as the Chief Guest while Sri. Surendra Babu, Branch Manager - IDBI Banasawadi was the Guest of Honour. Children demonstrated a disciplined march past which was followed by a skit on respecting our soldiers, patriotic song, hoops drill and a vibrant dance. The Chief Guest appreciated the efforts of children and teachers in making the event colourful. Parents and grandparents participated and enjoyed the programme.

Dental Camp - 2018

A free dental check-up camp was organised at Podar International School on 18th July 2018 by Dr.Madhavi from Dental Essence. The camp was initiated to educate children about the dental hygiene and how our eating habits affects our oral health, with special stress on the simple measures that can be taken to prevent gum decay and diseases. It was concluded with a dental check-up for all the students from Grade 1 to 6, academic and non-academic staff.

Hear our Voice - 2018

A special project called ‘Hear Our Voice’ was conducted at Podar International School. This project highlighted the importance of giving voice to our opinions, making right choices and to work together to solve problems. Students of Grade 1 to 6 participated in various activities to understand that our opinions may differ and vary, but a collective decision can be reached through listening, discussing and evaluating.

3-D Printer Workshop - 2018

A workshop for teachers to train them to use and introduce the 3-D printer was held at Podar International, Kalkere on 12th and 13th of July 2018.

3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing (AM), refers to processes used to create a physical object from a three-dimensional digital model by laying down thin layers of material in succession. The 3-D printer is a technology through which teachers and students can enhance their visualisation, creativity and utilise the advantages of new technology to expand and broaden their horizon in education. The creation of simple objects using 3-D printing can engage and stimulate the student’s logical reasoning and help them comprehend mathematics and physics concepts which they, otherwise, find difficult to understand.

The launch of 3-D printer at Podar International School, Kalkere, adds another achievement as the school became one among few to provide a platform, not only for students, but for teachers as well to take up new and exciting challenges and to keep upgrading to the ever changing world through technology.

Podar Live - 2018

The 'Podar Live' event was conducted in school on 2 July 2018 as a part of culminating event to conclude the Integrated English theme 'Broadcast It'. Multiple activities were conducted and presented by students of Grade 1 to 6. Grade 1,2 and 3 showcased their talent by presenting a show 'Guess who am I?' along with attractive props. Grade 4 students enacted a hand-wash and cereal box advertisement. Grade 4,5 and 6 hosted a live show that included News, Live feed of Yoga Day, and a Cricket Match. Overall, it was a great, interactive, interesting and entertaining event where students showcased their learning and experience they had under the 'Broadcast It' module.

A visit to All India Radio Station - 2018

Students of Grade I to Grade IV visited All India Radio station on 2 July 2018 as a part of field trip ‘Broadcast It’ module of IE. There, the students interacted with a RJ, explored the control room and recording room. They had hands on experience with different traditional musical instruments. Children enjoyed the field trip and also learnt many things as well.

Social Media Day - 2018

A special assembly ' Social Media Day 'was conducted on 25 June 2018 as a part of the ongoing theme ‘BROADCAST IT’ at Podar International School, Kalkere. The purpose was to bring in awareness about different platforms of social media, their use and impact among children. Students of grade 5 & 6 representing famous social media like YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and interacted with other students. It was a reflection on the role of social media in our lives.

International Yoga Day - 2018

The International Yoga Day,2018 was celebrated on 21 June 2018 with great zeal,vivacity and anticipation at Podar International School,Kalkere-Bengaluru. Students from all grades showcased their discipline, concentration and dedication by performingyogasanas like Suryanamaskara, Padmaasana, Dandasana and Ardhachakrasana.

Group Photo 2017-18