News Letter Jan 2017 To May 2017

Dear Parents / Guardians

By the Grace of Almighty God, the second term for the academic year 2016-2017 ended gloriously.

As always the set of goals planned in the calendar for the second term of January, 2017 to May, 2017 were hectic but as always BVS hit the nail on the head.

The 9th Inter House Scrabble Tournament was held in school at the KHAJURINA AUDITORIUM around 70 players took part in it from grades 1 to 11. This event was a great success.

The students of the BVS PARSI HIGH SCHOOL participated in the Habib Youth Contest 2017 on the 18th of January at the HABIB PUBLIC SCHOOL. The “topic was emotion” and energy. A team of 3 students worked on a single sculpture and won the first prize in the 3-D ART competition.

 The 9th Inter House Chess Tournament was held at the KHAJURINA AUDITORIUM on Thursday 24th January 2017 in the school premises. The event was for the junior category as well as the senior category.

The inter school English Elocution was held on the 3rd of February in the school premises. The theme was “A Walk into Nature”. The first prize was awarded to LAIBA KHAN ZAI of P.E.C.H.S GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL 2nd position to ZEHRA SHABBIR KHAN of MAMA PARSI GIRLS SECONDARY SCHOOL and the 3rd position went to RIA MARTIN of ST. PATRICKS HIGH SCHOOL. The NARGESH, MANCHERSHAW VAKHARIA shield was taken by OMER QASIM of 10 D who secured the first position followed by SYED MUHAMMAD WAQAR ABBASZAIDI of 10-D with the second position and SYED MUHAMMAD ABDULLAH of10 C & with the third position.

An online math contest for students of O level was organized by Casio Pakistan in the 1st week of February. Keeping in the mind the CIE syllabus of mathematics, the student’s participated enthusiasmly. On the 9th of February an inter school math’s contest was organized by the reflection school for grades 3 to 6. Again the boys took positions.

The Urdu Project Day for the Primary was held on Friday February 10th ,2017. The topic for grade one was vegetables, grade two was important cities of Pakistan grade 3,4,5 was professions. A lot of information was passed on to the children which was interesting & informative.

On the 16th of February there was an inter school declamation contest. As always BVS BOYS won two positions and brought laurels to the school.

For the first time this year BVS launched a Science Exhibition titled “Futurism” organized by the able teachers of the science dept. of both the CAMBRIDGE and the A K U SECTIONS under the guidance and supervision of the senior teachers and Science Coordinators on Feb 15th to 16th. The projects looked into the future with topics like small city chromatography, bio diesel electricity producing shoe in sole etc. Various school’s visited the exhibition and it was highly appreciated Well done BVS team of teacher’s subject coordinator, students and other staff members.

The Primary Section of the BVS proudly presented the concert ” King and I ” on the 24th ,25th of February 2017. Each and every child of the Primary played a role in the concert and the cast ranged from 6 to 10 year olds. The concert was a resounding success and greatly appreciated by all B.V.S is thankful to the Primary parents for their co – operation and all those who helped in some way or the other.

HAPPY HOME SCHOOL celebrated its 68 YEARS by organizing its 2017 fest. BVS bagged the maximum number of awards in the fest. Out of 15 participating institutions by the blessings of Almighty God BVS got positions in SCRABBLE, PAKISTAN STUDIES, QUIZ, ENGLISH SPEECH, ART, CYBER FAIR, SCIENCE OLYMPIAD &ACCOUNTS CHALLENGES. Well done BVS team.

Nauroze was celebrated with great zeal and as always BVS never forgets the elderly generation. As always selected boys from the choir visited the PARSI GENERAL HOSPITAL and the ARMAN HOME for the elderly to entertain the elders. They sang songs, distributed tissue box holders made by the talented grade 3 students along with yummy goodies thus illuminating the day with love, peace and harmony with the advent of spring.

Signature Pen’s 9th Scrabble Ranking Tournament was held at the Beach Luxury Hotel on Sunday 9th April, 2017 as always over all BVS stood 1st in the tournament. This is the 10th consecutive title won by BVS this year.

BVS sincerely thanks all its students and parents in supporting and saving the wild life. By the Grace of God, the school managed to collect an amount of RS 4,82,250 for the wild species.

The school celebrated its 158th birthday on 23rd May, 2017 with great excitement. Prayers were offered for the prosperity of the school. The students from grade 1 to 8 went to watch the movie THE BOSS BABY, Cupcakes were distributed to all students and staff.

The term ended with all students excited to see their results and were over whelmed to be promoted to the next grade and looking forward to the vacations went home after a party. We hope and pray that the upcoming year will prove to be better and more successful. (AMEN).

However, during the vacation our work did not end as volunteering in different hospitals and organizations took place. 8 students did volunteer service in Kidney Centre from 19th July till 24th July, 2017, 14 students did volunteer service in S.I.U.T from 10th July till 29th July, 2017. 10 students did service in Indus Hospital from 3rd July till 14th July, 2017and 8 students volunteers went in Korangi Academy from 13th July till 27th July, 2017, Two students are also did volunteer service on 19th June 2017 in Rangers Admission Drive for government schools.

As we roll into the first term of the new academic year August, 2017 to December, 2017 the school will again try its level best to complete its set of good’s in all areas as an institution of education. We will be celebrating 70 years of independence of our beloved Pakistan with great fervor. We wish everyone belated Eid Mubarak and thank all those who send funds to late Rashid’s widow during Ramzan.

REGARDS

MRS. KERMIN PARAKH

PRINCIPAL