2021 - 22
It is very challenging but also an amazing opportunity to learn, relearn and to test our capabilities and values. The pandemic has pushed us into maintaining social distancing, but the challenge is to remain hyper- connected via the internet to isolate ourselves during Pandemic.
The Annual Report showcases the achievements and glories of our school undoubtedly, but also makes us think deeply about our shortcomings. We have always been committed to create an environment in the school which helps the young minds to blossom and provide a platform for individual thinking and holistic development. We set standards and goals for ourselves and strive to achieve them – be it in the area of academics, sports, discipline, leadership and more.
Our school had undergone immense changes during this unprecedented time. However, we have successfully implemented changes in the Teaching methods through various online-modes & Assessment policy as per CBSE guidelines 2020-21. The CBSE driven integrated interdisciplinary approach during this new normal has been equally appreciated by all stake holders in a child’s growth.
New Education Policy (NEP): Our School stood high in overall level by the “Activity based curriculum, Experiential Learning and Inclusive Education” which was being adopted by our vibrant teachers to make learning fun and entertaining especially in Pre-Primary Section so that we can polish these rough stones into precious ones.
CBSE based activities: All category of students actively participated in various National celebrations. Monthly reports and feedbacks of these celebrations were being sent regularly to CBSE. "Veer Katha project" was conducted in different classes to inspire the students by making them aware with stories of war-heroes and brave-hearts. "Padhe Bharat"- A 100 days' weekly reading campaign to encourage students to read for a joyful learning experience. "Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav"- Postcard campaign on “Unsung Heroes of freedom struggle" and 'My vision for India in 2047' were organized by our school. Activities like Fancy dress competition, Paragraph writing , Inter house quiz, Storytelling by grandparents, Quiz on freedom fighters, Importance of freedom fighters in view of grandparents, Untold stories of Heroes of freedom struggle were conducted to support all freedom fighters who fought for our country.
Inter-School & Inter- house Activities: Lots of such activities were organized to display the talents of our students. These include sports, games, social activities, artistic skills, spoken skills, dramatics, elocution, recitation and other such co-curricular activities. Like every year, we organized celebrations and activities in a maximum level by online to inculcate interpersonal skills to enhance their socio-economic and relationship. Our enthusiastic participants actively enrolled themselves on Interschool Poster Competition which was organized by Anandalaya School , Anand. Vatsalya International School had given the platform the cultural program to register for Fancy Dress and Theme Dance competition in which our Sr. KG student, Jal Patel got the second position for her mind blowing performance in Fancy Dress Competition. It’s an amazing moment to add about students’ sports activities wherein they are one step ahead. State Level Junior Hockey Tournament was organised by Hockey Gujarat at M.S.University Pavilion, Baroda where our four boys and one girl participated & secured runners –Up Trophy.
Academic Achievements: Excellence in academics is the hallmark of a good institution. We are eagerly waiting for board results of 2021-2022. In the previous session 2020-‘21, our students have made us proud by scoring good percentage with 100℅ passing results in which Highest score was 93 % by Trivedi Prakruti in Std 10 th and the second highest 92.83℅ by Bhatt Neel, the credit of excellent performance goes to our efficient teachers, laborious students and dedicated parents.
Career Guidance: HCL - Techbee aspirants training: Our school took the initiative to organise a special training session for Maths students. This benefit was extended to the students of MKGM School who attended the program in our school. The students were informed about the latest technological advancements and help to understand the scope of getting a job in India's third largest IT Company. Students of maths group (XII) appeared in their CAT exams and it's a matter of pleasure to mention that our two students Shubam Singh and Sweta Yadav cleared the exam and interview and have been selected for the future studies and internship.
Teachers’ Up gradation: Staying updated is the key to success in any field especially in education. Our teachers constantly strive to stay updated by attending workshops & various training program such as COE Seminars, Sahodaya Workshops and Diksha Learning Apps to enhance their skills, to update them and to ensure their versatility and ability for holistic development.
Career counselling session: Our school arranged for a Motivational- cum- Career guidance seminar for the students of grade 10 to 12 on 24th February, 2022. This guidance was given by Nimish Gopal, founder of Career Naksha who is an expert career counsellor. Our Students found the seminar to be quite informative and they actively participated in the interactive session.
Online Support System: During lockdown, our teachers' relentless efforts and consistent work on providing the students with online study materials, telephonic doubt clearing class, online E-content supportive platform, and O- Lab practical guidelines were utilized in incorporating curriculum in an efficient manner. In this session, we have started e-portal facility, SMS facility, new school website, online report cards and online fee collection system.
Covid -19 Vaccination Campaign: " Prevention is better than Cure" Keeping in view the health of students, School arranged Covid-19 Vaccination Camp in the school premises in collaboration with PHC - Varnama for the age groups : 15 to 18 years & 12 to 14 years (Both Doses).
Special scheme support (Remedial classes): Student - teacher rapport is a must for teaching learning activities whether ONLINE / OFFLINE. In our school, teachers give individual attention to the students for solving their problems and clearing their doubts. We conducted remedial classes for weaker students of grades X & XII. All the norms of health, safety and security as prescribed by the government are always duly compiled with.
All the above activities were possible due to sincere, disciplined, determined, devoted & dedicated approach of our entire team and our future plans are concerned with excellent performance as we see tremendous potential in the young ones.
We wish to grow consistently and steadily to take Baroda Public School to its peak in the coming years and for that we request full support of all the stakeholders so that we can grow and do good to the Students’ community. We are waiting to have a lot of good programs, activities & training that will be conducted here for the students to develop their intellectual, emotional, physical, mental and spiritual health in accordance with their age.
Mrs. Renu Sharma