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  • FEEDBACK ON ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED FEB - MAR 2018

    General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff today inaugurated the Digital Education Program at Army Goodwill Public School, Pahalgam ARMY GOODWILL PUBLIC SCHOOL PAHALGAM
    FEEDBACK ON ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED
    W.E.F. 12 Feb 2018 – 31 Mar 2018

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    (a) 12 Feb 2018 Reopening of School
    (b) 15 Feb 2018 Scheduled Date Reporting of Boarders
    (c) 18 Feb 2018 Visit of Patron
    (d) 19 – 20 Feb 2018 Extramarks Teachers Training
    (e) 21 Feb – 05 Mar 2018 Participation of students in Basic Alpine Snow Skiing Course
    (f) 02 Mar 2018 onwards Commencement of Full Examination Environment Practice Test
    (g) 05 Mar 2018 onwards Commencement of Board Examination
    (h) 06 Mar 2018 Participation in Principal’s Workshop
    (J) 19 Mar 2018 Visit of Corps Commander
    (k) 13 – 20 Mar 2018 Participation of Students in Computer Shiksha Workshop at Gurgaon
    (l) 21 – 22 Mar 2018 Visit of Students Educational and Historical places in the National
    (m) 26 Mar 2018 Tab Training to Students
    (n) 28 Mar 2018 Participation of class XII (Medical) Students in HPCL SUPER 30 Written Test
    (o) 31 Mar 2018 Cultural Evening
    31 Mar 2018 Farwell Function for Outgoing Staff Members














    REOPENING OF SCHOOL AFTER WINTER BREAK

    Commitment of SMC and School administration reflected on 12 Feb 2018 when school, with all necessary facilities was started amid severe winter conditions. The school administration headed by Principal landed in the school campus on 11 Feb 2018 only. The students started to report to school from 15 Feb 2018 onwards.

    VISIT OF PATRON


    Maj Gen B S Raju, AVSM, YSM, GOC CIF (V) and Patron of school paid visit to school on 18 Feb 2018 to assess the situation on ground. Patron was received by Brig Balbir Singh, Chairman SMC and Mr Ketan Shah, Principal. The Patron, took stock of developmental projects and visited various blocks of campus. The Patron addressed and chaired a special meeting of SMC and faculty members of school, wherein, he lauded the role being played by SMC and School Administration. Patron expressed his satisfaction over the available facilities for the children.









































    EXTRAMARKS TEACHERS TRAINING
    A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for digitalisation of Army Goodwill Schools of J & K was signed between officials of Power Grid Corporation of India, Extramarks Education Foundation and members of Governing Body of Army Goodwill Schools on 29 Jan 2018. Brig Rajeev Thapar, Brig (Info & Sys) 15 Corps signed on behalf of AGS Governing Body; Dr J S Chauhan, Chief Manager (HR) Power Grid Corporation of India on behalf of PGCI and Mrs Ponam Singh Jamwal, CEO Extra Marks on behalf of Extramarks Education Foundation. Under the MOU AGPS Pahalgam was selected to be equipped with 13 x SmartClasses and 130 tabs.




    Soon the process of implementation started. The setup was installed successfully during the first half of Feb 2018. The training of teachers help them familiarize with cutting edge technology was conducted on 19th and 20th Feb 2018 by Mr Umar, Extramarks Foundation.














    FEEDBACK ON BASIC ALPINE SNOW SKIING COURSE HELD AT ARU PAHLAGAM CONDUCTED BY
    JAWAHAR INSTITUTE OF MOUNTAINEERING AND WINTER SPORTS PAHALGAM
    (21 FEB – 05 MAR 2018)
    Nine students and one teacher of AGPS Pahalgam participated in Basic Alpine Snow Skiing Course conducted at Aru Valley by Jawahar Institute of Mountaineering and Winter Sports Pahalgam. The snow-clad slopes of Aru Valley proved to be fertile ground for learning the adventurous sport Skiing. Participating students of AGPS showed utmost dedication and commitment during the course and brought laurels to the entire AGPS family.
    Master Zaid Nazir of Class –VII bagged first position in Slalom.
    Master Shah Arsalan of Class-VII won consolation prize.
    Master Master Sheikh Azrar of Class-VII was judged as the Best Student (Discipline).





































    COMMENCEMENT OF FULL EXAMINATION ENVIRONMENT PRACTICE TEST
    Keeping in view the forthcoming CBSE board examinations which were commencing from 05 Mar 2018 Full Examination Environment Practice Test were organised for the students from 02 March 2018. It was a mock drill for the students which gave them clear idea about how to fill up the OMR sheet, pattern of question paper and time management.














    COMMENCEMENT OF BOARD EXAMINATION

    Along with the Class – X and Class – XII students of CBSE affiliated schools of rest of country, Final Examination for students of AGPS Pahalgam started on 05 March 2018 with the students of class – XII appearing in English Core paper. As school had been the Centre for Examination, all arrangements had been kept in place as per the CBSE guidelines including CCTV surveillance and videography of entire examination process. A total of 57 x students of class – X and 16 x students of Class XII are appearing in All India Secondary School Examination (Class – X) and All India Senior School Certificate Examination (Class – XII) respectively.



















    PARTICIPATION IN TRG PROGRAMME FOR PRINCIPALS AND COORDINATORS

    Army Goodwill Public School Pahalgam participated in trg capsules for Principals and Coordinators conducted by Bharti Foundation on 06 March 2018 at AGS Khanabal. The event was attended by various Principals and Teachers of AGS’s and AGPS falling under AOR of HQ Victor Force. The event was a part of “Leadership Training for School Management”. Special focus during the training session was given to planning, process and decision making. Mr Ketan Shah, Principal and Mrs Archaha Parashar represented the school in the above said event.





































    VISIT OF CORPS COMMANDER LT GEN A K BHATT, AVSM, SM, VSM

    Lt Gen A K Bhatt, AVSM, SM, VSM paid his maiden visit to school on 19 March 2018 on the sidelines of Army Chief’s visit. The Gen Offr was accompanied by Maj Gen B S Raju, YSM, GOC CIF (V) and Patron of school. Lt Gen A K Bhatt and Patron were received by Brig Balbir Singh, Chairman SMC and Mr. Ketan Shah, Principal. Corps Commander was briefed about the school by Col Sanjeev Saroch, Vice Chairman SMC. Lt Gen A K Bhatt, AVSM, SM, VSM visited Physics Model Room, Computer Museum, Laptop Lab, AV Room and other various blocks of campus and had detailed interaction with students and faculty members.

    PARTICIPATION OF STUDENTS IN COMPUTER SHIKSHA WORKSHOP AT GURGAON

    10 x students and 02 x teachers participated in Computer Workshop at Gurgaon Haryana from 12 March - 20 March 2018. The workshop was organised by “Computer Shiksha” a Gurgaon based NGO. “Computer Shiksha” is a Gurgaon based NGO founded by ex-corporate leaders with a mission “To provide Computer Knowledge and Training with passion and commitment, to deliver Value in the form of Computer trained people, who use this skill for the betterment of their lives in every possible way”. The training was aimed to make students to become trainers, i.e., get a glimpse of how to teach in addition to the exposure and devp of comn skills. “Computer Shiksha” provided trg, accn and messing free of cost. A total of 60 x students and 12 x teachers hailing from nook and corners of the country participated in the event.





















    Further the team AGPS visited some educational and historical places in the National Capital after the course for two days. The places include Qutab Minar, Red Fort, Jamia Masjid, India Gate, Jantar Mantar, National Science Museum, National Zoological Park, Garden of 5 Senses and Akshardham Temple.









    TAB TRAINING TO STUDENTS CONDUCTED BY M/S EXTRA MARKS

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for digitalisation of Army Goodwill Schools of J & K was signed between officials of Power Grid Corporation of India, Extramarks Education Foundation and members of Governing Body of Army Goodwill Schools on 29 Jan 2018. Brig Rajeev Thapar, Brig (Info & Sys) 15 Corps signed on behalf of AGS Governing Body; Dr J S Chauhan, Chief Manager (HR) Power Grid Corporation of India on behalf of PGCI and Mrs Ponam Singh Jamwal, CEO Extra Marks on behalf of Extramarks Education Foundation. Under the MOU AGPS Pahalgam was selected to be equipped with 13 x SmartClasses and 130 tabs.

    Taking further the process of implementation Digital Edn Pgme in AGPS, Extra Marks conducted a day long Tab Training programme for the students. Students were made familiar with the operational techniques of tab and browsing of content available within the tab. The training was conducted by Mr Umar, Regional Manager (Trainings) Extramarks Foundation.
    Students found the Tab Training very fruitful and within no time were using the device and the content in professional way.

    PARTICIPATION OF CLASS XII STUDENTS IN HPCL SUPER 30 WRITTEN TEST

    NIEDO the official training partner of ARMY HPCL SUPER 30 project conducted a written test of class – XII (Medical) students at K.V. No 1 Badami Bagh Cantt on 28 Mar 2018. Nine students from AGPS Pahalgam appeared in the test. The test was aimed to select 30 x students for Kashmir Super 30 batch 2018. The selected students are prepared by NIEDO to appear in the NEET Examination. The project is being funded by HPCL and execution is done by Army. Started in 2013, this initiative of Army has acted as a bridge between the children of Kashmir and their admission in reputed professional institutes of the country.










































    CULTURAL EVENING

    A Cultural Evening was held on Saturday, 31 March 2018 in the AV Room. Jhelum and Lidder Houses students presented the show which started at 6:00 in the evening. Mrs Rama Shah, Rector of school was chief guest of the event. Students of Lidder House presented the show for first half followed by students of Jhelum House. Students of both the Houses showcased their hidden talent. Solo and group performances in singing, dancing and acting were praiseworthy. To inspire and encourage the students some of the teachers also showcased their talent.












































    FAREWELL TO OUTGOING STAFF

    A small but impressive function was held in AV Room to bid adieu to the outgoing staff members. The outgoing staff members received a rousing welcome on their arrival at venue. Mr Nazir Ahmad Khan, Vice Principal highlighted the contribution made by outgoing staff members in smooth running of the institution. Students presented a cultural programme depicting the progress of school in all areas concerned. Mrs Rama Shah, Rector of the school presented the mementos to the outgoing staff members. Mrs Tasleema Nabi, the outgoing teacher addressed the students with inspirational words. She thanked SMC, Principal and other staff members for their support during her tenure in school.







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  • SCHOOL ORGANISES INVESTITURE CEREMONY CUM TEACHER’S DAY CELEBRATIONS

    SCHOOL ORGANISES INVESTITURE CEREMONY CUM TEACHER’S DAY CELEBRATIONSArmy Goodwill Public School Pahalgam conducted investiture ceremony cum teacher’s day celebrations today on 29th Aug 2017 in the school campus. Maj Gen B S Raju, YSM GOC CIF (V), Patron of the school was Chief Guest of the event. It was an impressive function which was also attended by other dignitaries including Mrs Shakunta Madam, President AWWA, CIF (V), Col S N Singh, Offg Chairman SMC, Col C P Singh, Secretary SMC, Col Manas S Dixit, CO 8 Madras and other officers of the Army.
    Teacher’s Day function was organized in advance keeping in view the forthcoming Eid ul Azha (Bakr Eid) break. The event stared with paying homage to the former president Dr S Radhakrisnan. Chief Guest led the in paying floral tributes to former president Dr S Radhakrisnan. In his Welcome Address Mr. Ramesha M L, Principal summarized the importance of Teacher’s Day and Investiture Ceremony.
    In his address to the staff and students Maj Gen B S Raju, YSM GOC CIF (V) focused on the discipline and leadership qualities among the students. Maj Gen B S Raju, YSM GOC CIF (V) appreciated and acknowledged the teachers efforts in bringing up the level of school. Maj Gen B S Raju, YSM GOC CIF (V) presented mementoes to the teachers and merit certificates to the students.
    Students presented a song and a dance show projecting the importance of the teachers.
    Maj Gen B S Raju, YSM, GOC CIF (V), Chief Guest of the event badged the newly formed Prefectural Board. The newly formed Prefectural Board was administered oath for being sincere and committed to their respective assignments.
    Maj Gen B S Raju, YSM, GOC CIF (V), Chief Guest inaugurated the Equestrian Club of school by flagging off four Horse Riders. Students presented Yoga show which was appreciated by all presented. The event concluded with the National Anthem.
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  • SCHOOL CELEBRATED 71ST INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH ENTHUSIASM AND PATRIOTISM

    SCHOOL ORGANISES INVESTITURE CEREMONY CUM TEACHER’S DAY CELEBRATIONSThe 71st Independence Day Function in AGPS was a grand and glorious celebration today 15th August 2017.
    Col.Rahul Chouhan, CO 16 Dodra was the Chief Guest. Children showcased their patrotism and love for the country through their brilliant performances on the stage by way of NCC Drill, Speeches, Songs, Skit, Dances and Art and Craft Decorations. Oaths were taken to fight against and eradicate terrorism, corruption, communalism and to make India the cleanest and the most country in the world.
    AGPS Computer Museum was also inaugurated.
    Prizes were given away to the meritorious students by the chief guest as a token of love and encouragement.
    Sweets were distributed.
    The Function was well planned, coordinated and conducted.
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  • MRS. NEHA TIWARI, A RENOWNED AUDIOLOGIST, LANGUAGE AND SPEECH THERAPIST CONDUCTED TRAINING PROGRAM AND WORKSHOP FOR BOTH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

    SCHOOL ORGANISES INVESTITURE CEREMONY CUM TEACHER’S DAY CELEBRATIONSMRS. NEHA TIWARI, A RENOWNED AUDIOLOGIST, LANGUAGE AND SPEECH THERAPIST CONDUCTED TRAINING PROGRAM AND WORKSHOP FOR BOTH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS
    She taught children good values and she inspired all teachers to contribute passionately for children.
    She gave a PPT presentation about Language and Speech Therapy and motivated children to be creative and disciplined.
    Students were divided in groups of five each and were tasked to draw and paint anything that is creative.
    The students came out with brilliant performance.
    Her training program and workshop conducted in AGPS today is worth mentioning and deserves appreciation.
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  • Brig Rajeev Thapar visited AGPS Pahalgam today for the purpose of Inspection for finalizing the Best Performing Army School for award of Maj.Purushotham Trophy

    SCHOOL ORGANISES INVESTITURE CEREMONY CUM TEACHER’S DAY CELEBRATIONS1. Brig Rajeev Thapar visited AGPS Pahalgam today for the purpose of Inspection for finalizing the Best Performing Army School for award of Maj.Purushotham Trophy.

    2. He was given a grand welcome by students & teachers through welcome song, western song, floral decoration,art & craft display & salute by NCC Cadets.

    3. A PPT Video presentation was given in the Smart Classroom about the journey & milestones of AGPS from the foundation day till date.

    4. Major achievements in academics, Sports & Games, NCC etc. were highlighted

    5. He visited each & every important section of the academic block: Reception Area, Library, Physics Lab, Chemistry Lab, Biology Lab, Maths Lab, Computer Lab, Music Room, NCC Room, Yoga Room, Language Lab, CCE Record Room, Assembly Yard & Staff Room.

    6. He interacted with students & examined their work in various departments.

    7. He interacted with meritorious students & stars of AGPS in academics, sports, NCC etc.

    8. Finally he addressed all the teachers in the staff room/ conference room.
    In his address he admired the creative work of students & motivated all teachers to shoulder responsibility to make AGPS a premier educational institute of the country.
    He was honoured with a momento as a mark of respect on behalf of the entire AGPS family.

    9. Overall the inspection was very well planned, arranged, coordinated & executed.
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  • Maj Gen Ashok Nauraula GOC CIF (V) Patron AGPS, Pahalgam visited the school on 21 Mar 2017 to meet the students and teacher as a gesture of courtesy before posting

    Raksha Bandhan was celebrated in school today with great joy and enthusiasm. All the students and teachers took part in the celebration. Rakhis were tied by girl students and female teachers and best wishes were exchanged.
    Maj Gen Ashok Nauraula GOC CIF (V) Patron AGPS, Pahalgam visited the school on 21 Mar 2017 to meet the students and teacher as a gesture of courtesy before posting.
    The Patron was accorded warm reception by AGPS, Family. The Patron in his address appreciated the efforts of school for progress and educational development of the children.
    The Patron stressed upon the discipline and reiterated that the discipline would be the prime focous for school and SMC. The Patron assured that all possible help will be accorded for infrastructural and educational development of the school. The patron was elated to see that the admission for girls and concept of co-ed in the school fully introduced. The patron at last bid best wishes to students appearing in the Board Exams and New Admission of Ac Yr 2017-18.
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  • Maj Gen Ashok Nauraula GOC CIF (V) Patron AGPS, Pahalgam visited the school on 21 Mar 2017 to meet the students and teacher as a gesture of courtesy before posting

     		Maj Gen Ashok Nauraula GOC CIF (V) Patron AGPS, Pahalgam visited the school on 21 Mar 2017 to meet the students and teacher as a gesture of courtesy before posting
    Maj Gen Ashok Nauraula GOC CIF (V) Patron AGPS, Pahalgam visited the school on 21 Mar 2017 to meet the students and teacher as a gesture of courtesy before posting.
    The Patron was accorded warm reception by AGPS, Family. The Patron in his address appreciated the efforts of school for progress and educational development of the children.
    The Patron stressed upon the discipline and reiterated that the discipline would be the prime focous for school and SMC. The Patron assured that all possible help will be accorded for infrastructural and educational development of the school. The patron was elated to see that the admission for girls and concept of co-ed in the school fully introduced. The patron at last bid best wishes to students appearing in the Board Exams and New Admission of Ac Yr 2017-18.
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  • AGPS PAHALGAM STUDENTS MAKE VALLEY PROUD

    AGPS PAHALGAM STUDENTS MAKE VALLEY PROUDStudents from Army Goodwill Public School, Pahalgam brought laurels to Kashmir Valley by bagging gold, silver and bronze medals in Sub-Junior And Junior National Muaythai Champaionship At Jaipur In Rajasthan.
    Under-12 years category Manan Javed bagged a gold medaln and Under -14 Years category Manan Mir and Jazim Aslam clinched gold and silver medals respectivily. In under-17 years category school students bagged 3 silver and 2 bronze medals. Total tally of medals won by AGPS Pahalgam was 8.
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