Podar Education Network

Podar International School
Ratnagiri (CBSE)

School Events

Expert’s Talk - 2020

Yoga is an invaluable gift of India’s ancient tradition. It embodies unity of mind and body; thought and action; restraint and fulfillment; harmony between man and nature; a holistic approach to health and well-being.

In the pursuit of happiness, Students of Grade VII and VIII practiced yoga under the guidance of yoga expert Mr. Veeru Swami and his team on 15th February, 2020 in the school campus. He spoke about the benefits of yoga and stated that it is not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness with oneself, the world and the nature. Warm up exercises were taken and all the students performed sitting and standing asanas. Students of Grade VII and VIII demonstrated various breathing techniques like Pranayam, Kapalbhati and Suryanamaskar and several other asanas followed by Omkar chanting. Importances of these asans were explained simultaneously. It concluded with synchronized recitation of shlokas and speech by the expert Mr. Swami. He encouraged students to practice regular yoga to remain fit and improve concentration.

Achievers of PIS Ratnagiri - 2020

Surya Namaskar Day - 2020

71st Republic Day Celebration - 2020

The 71st Republic Day celebrated in all its solemnity and grandeur at Podar International School, Ratnagiri on 26th January 2020. Students paid tribute to the father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhiji and the architect of the Indian constitution DR. B.R. Ambedkar for their extraordinary contribution towards the nation. The national flag was hoisted and as it unfurled, students pledge themselves to upholding its honour and integrity.

Marking the patriotic spirit, the school choir presented the flag song and the patriotic song that reverberated in the surroundings and aroused feelings of love and brotherhood.

Principal’s address inspired one and all to uphold the culture, diversity and uniqueness of India. He spoke of the heroic tales of bravery and perseverance.

Students presented a short play that focussed on the six fundamental rights and the essence of Republic Day. It was followed by an amazing dance performance that aroused devotion and a sense of pride towards our motherland. No celebration is complete without mouth-water delicacies. Students soaked in the patriotic celebration with sweets and the image of the fluttering tri-colour in their minds.

Literary Club Elocution Competition - 2020

Podar International School, Ratnagiri conducted the English Elocution Competition for classes VI to VIII on 18th January, 2020 which was organized by the Literary Club. It aimed to promote English speaking skills, in terms of pronunciation, delivery, voice modulation and to develop English in its spoken form.

Students were confident and well poised as the competition proceeded. This competition gave a lot of encouragement and confidence to the performers and to all the students present there.

Our young learners won the hearts of the judges, who were overwhelmed by the oratory skills of a few speakers.

Students got an opportunity to combat their biggest fear factor ie: Stage fright. It allowed the competitors to connect with the audience and to understand the concept of articulation. They were exposed to the fine art of public speaking.

The Principal’s address highlighted the importance of self-confidence. He encouraged the students to participate because in the race to excellence there is no finish line. Through his inspiring words, he acquainted the students with the grace of elocution and the elegancy of style.

The confidence to develop their public speaking skills made the event truly memorable.

Jungle Beats - 2020

Giving Back 'A Podar Volunteer Program' - 2020

Giving back to the society is a kind gesture. This program aims at sensitizing our students and developing their values of empathy, co-operation, caring and sharing. Through this program we take an opportunity to do our share for society.

Our students are engaged in planning and learn to take responsibilities. GIVING BACK-A Podar Volunteer programme was held in the school on Saturday 18th January 2020.

The programme offered a variety of volunteering opportunities for the students, ranging from organizing donation drives for various Non Governmental Organizations.

The students of Grades I to VIII participated in the Grade wise donation activities where they provided detergents, soaps, dish wash, hair oil, toothpastes, etcto the organizations such as Vatsalya Mandir, Maher Observation Centre and Gokul.

Along with the Grade wise activities the whole school participated in the sugar and tea powder donation drive.

Through this volunteer work, students extended helping hands to the society.

Makar Sankranti Celebration - 2020

On the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti, Podar International School, Ratnagiri organized a kite making activity for Grades IV to VIII and a greeting card making activity for Grades I to III. Students participated with full zeal and fervor. It was full of colours and innovative thoughts.

A blend of exceptional creativity and imagination was displayed by the students of higher grades. It was a wonderful sight to witness the creations of students. Card making activity aimed at promoting self-expression among students. There activities helped build cohesive relations through art, craft and designs.

National Youth Day Celebration - 2020

3D Printing Showcase 'Prototyping the Future' - 2020

Podar International School, Ratnagiri participated in Prototyping The Future : 3D showcase competition held at Kolhapur Hub. Grade V to VIII participated in this competition.

Under the themes:
- Grade V - Extinct or Endangered Animal Park
- Grade VI - Historical Fort
- Grade VII Illuminated Botanical Garden
- Grade VIII Robbie - The Robot