November 2019

AMAR # 1068 Anmol Utsav 2019!

Anmol is an NGO that works with girls in difficult circumstances; it has Education Support Programmes in 10 outreach centres in 6 different areas.  Every year Anmol conducts a mega event to celebrate the precious life of a girl child. The Sisters and staff look forward to this day with great enthusiasm. This year 26 October 2019, was a day set apart for this celebration, and nearly 850 girls responded

AMAR # 1067 A unique competition at Auxilium Lonavla!

A novel creative idea was executed in the tableau competition held class-wise. Each division from Std. V to Std. IX, along with their class teacher, planned the tableaus. Different themes like culture, unity in diversity, festivals, ecology, urban and rural settlements, and customs were depicted creatively by the students. Places were given in the school campus for every class. Four judges from outside were brought in to select the best

AMAR # 1066 Constitution Day at Auxilium Lonavla!

Constitution Day was observed on 26th November.  In the year 1949, the newly framed constitution was adopted after three years of painstaking efforts on the part of Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Dr. B.R Ambedkar, and the constituent assembly. The word enshrined in the Indian constitution had been carefully and thoughtfully inserted to bring out the democratic nature of our newly formed nation. This great day can never be forgotten by any

AMAR # 1065 Science Exhibition at Auxilium Lonavla!

 ‘Apoorva  Vigynan Melawa’, the Science Exhibition was conducted in our school on 22nd November. The name of this year’s exhibition as proposed by the Education Department brought together our budding scientists from Std. I to Std. X. Most of the projects were working models and were prepared and exhibited in the school’s basement hall. Agriculture technology, energy and water conservation, and environment were some of the themes of these projects.

AMAR # 1064 INS Shivaji invites Auxilium Lonavla!

INS Shivaji, Lonavla celebrated its 75th Foundation Day on 16th November 2019. INS invited schools of Lonavla including Auxilium Convent High School to participate in a Drawing Competition. Sixteen students from our school took part in the competition. The topic was Shivaji Maharaj. The participant could use their creativity to highlight any aspect of the life of the great Maratha king. The students were briefed about INS Shivaji. At the end

AMAR # 1063 Auxilium Lonavla participates in the Times of India Quiz!

The Times of India organized a ‘Fundamental Quiz’ on 15th November at Pune. Thirteen students took part in the quiz and they were accompanied by 2 teachers. There were students from various schools who took part in the quiz and some who formed the cheering teams. There was a preliminary round conducted by the Quiz Master Mr. Runal Dahiwade. Those who qualified in the preliminary round reached the final round.

AMAR # 1062 Diwali Dhamaka at Auxilium Caranzalem!

The 4th of November was a day that some of the pupils and past pupils looked forward to. It was a day of games, dance, and fun, the ‘Diwali Dhamaka’. We began at 5 pm with the lighting of the lamp invoking the presence of God – the ‘true light’, in our midst. This was followed by a short prayer moment and words of welcome by Sr. Joanita Antao. We then

AMAR # 1061 Fancy Dress at Auxilium Pali Hill, Bandra!

The Fancy Dress Competition of Pre-Primary was held on 27th November 2019 at 9.00 a.m. The judges were Mrs. Sangeeta Pandey and Miss Diana D’Souza. There was a large number of participants. Children were very energetic, confident, creative and enthusiastic. The parents too were very happy to see their children performing and were also very encouraging. Overall the programme was a learning experience for the children.

AMAR # 1060 Exhibition at Auxilium Wadala!

“To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream. Not only plan but also believe.” – Anatole France In keeping with the British Council ISA Project, the KG  and the Primary section of Auxilium Wadala put up a great exhibition on ‘ Clothes and Ornaments of India, Sudan,  Sri Lanka, and Animals – (domestic, wild, pets) their shelters, their products and how they are useful. The exhibits

AMAR # 1059 Bal Mela at Kune!

On the 24th of November from 10.30 am to 5.30 pm Bal Mela was organised at Aashish Bhavan, Kune. It was organised for the village children as well as for the boarders. Sr. Moksha Anthonappa, the SDO of the Province was present along with her team. Fr. Blany Pinto, the rector of Don Bosco, Lonavla was the Chief Guest for the day. Nearly 110 children participated in the Bal Mela.