ANNUAL REPORT 2022-2023
ACADEMICS- PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE:
“Achieving Academic Excellence is at the Heart of our endeavor as Educators.”
I wish to begin with our performance on the academic front. Achieving academic excellence is at the heart of our endeavour as educators. We feel elated to inform that we produce cent percent result in X and XII board exam right from the year of inception.
Academic achievements reflect a demonstrated ability to perform to the best of one’s ability by developing one’s intellectual potentials and skills with diligence and ardour. Academic excellence is the hallmark of any good institution. We are happy to share the details of the commendable performances of XII and X. With a brimming heart and immense pride we intend to bring to limelight that we outbeat our own performance.
Achievement is largely the product of steadily raising one’s levels of aspiration and expectation.
ANNUAL REPORT 2023-24
Hari Om! Namasthe.
My humble Pranams to the dignitaries on the dais and off the dais. I thank the almighty for giving me the opportunity of presenting the 48th Annual day report of SKNS PMC VIVEKANANDA VIDYALAYA. Annual day is the special day in the history of every institution. Annual Report showcases the achievements and glories of the school.
Education is Nation Building activity.
A school is an organic system of transforming young children into responsible citizens. The objective of the transformation is to build a strong, vibrant Nation. It is the responsibility of the schools to make the future generations physically strong, intellectually sound, morally upright, spiritually awakened and to cultivate faith in the Nation's values and culture.
We are proud to say that, Our Vivekananda Educational Society is celebrating it’s Swarna Jayanthi this year. SKNS PMC VVJC is at present the second in series of Vidyalayas under the banner of VES. Our school set out its journey of education in 1975 with 35 students.
Today the school is running successfully with a strength of 2800 students and 110 Teaching Staff and 20 Non Teaching staff. We are blessed with a team of dedicated, well-qualified and experienced teaching and non – teaching staff who maintain high standard of education. The school is child- centered and aims at the all round development of the taught.
- Play way method and Non examination method are adapted at pre- primary level. The Shishuvatika (Aruna and Udhaya) approach is implemented to enable the taught to learn with enjoyment and at ease. It’s like a second home for kids.
A day in our Vidyalaya begins with Prayer, Panchangam , Amrithavachanam, Swamiji Sayings, News Headlines followed by Jenma Dina Celebration based on Tamizh month birth star. Thirukkural by parents correlated with stories from Ramayana and Mahabharatha is the highlight of our assembly.
ACADEMICS - PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE:
“ Academic excellence is the hallmark of any good institution.”
- I wish to begin with our performance on the academic front.. Achieving academic excellence is at the heart of our endeavor as educators. We feel elated to inform that we produce cent percent result in X and XII board exam right from the year of inception.
My heart leaps up when I bring out the excellent performance in X and XII Std board exam 2022-2023.
* 2 centums in XII – Artificial Intelligence.
In X Std
* 5 centum in Tamil,
* 2 centum in Maths,
* 1 centum in Social science and
* 39 centum in Information Technology.
XII Toppers of 2022-23
NAME OF THE STUDENT
VENDRAJITH PANDIAN S S
KRITHIK ABHINAV A
HARIHARAN R A
X Toppers of 2022-23
NAME OF THE STUDENT
| 12 students of XII Std and
| 8 students of X std secured A1 in all subjects.
I am happy to share that our Alumnus Sri. Balaji sponsors the shields every year not only to the topper students but also to the teachers producing highest percentage.
Certificates are also given for students with 100 % attendance to motivate them to avoid absence.
Our teachers acted as a catalyst and made them touch the summit of success.
We are proud to announce that 316 students have secured A1 in XII and X std in one or the other subjects.
Some of our students have created world records, received gold medals and cash award in various events and competitions conducted by reputed agencies.
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the World.”
To facilitate the students to have hands on experience, Our school has a well equipped and spacious 3 storeyed science block as laboratory for Physics, Chemistry and Biology separately. We also have a Senior Computer lab with 40 systems Junior Computer laboratory with 40 systems and a Maths Laboratory.
This helps the students to experiment and to bring out their latent talents. Our school has a two tier library housing 20,562 books.
Besides more than 75 magazines and newspapers have been subscribed to kindle the reading interest in the children which widens their knowledge.
CO-CURRICULAR AND EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES AND COMPETITIONS:
Our students are well ahead in the field of Co-Curricular and Extra Curricular Activities too. We have conducted a number of Intra and Inter school competitions like Vivekananda Jayanthi, Vigyan Mela, National Song Competition, Origami, Thirukural, Heritage Quiz, Olympiad, Geetha Chanting and Vishnu Sahasranamam Chanting. This year our students brought laurels to our Vidyalaya by bagging third prize in VES Interschool Bhajan Competition
All CBSE competitions like CBSE Expression series, Swachhata Pakhwada, Poshan Maa, Azadika Amrit Mahotsav and other activities by external agencies are conducted to explore the talents of the students .
Strength does not come from physical capacity it comes from unity”
The students are divided into four different houses. Vasudevar, Nandagopar, Devaki, and Yasodha. Each house is managed by teachers and students as house Captain, Vice Captain and leaders. The houses are guided by head student. Each house has got a separate Teacher monitor. The house performs its duty of conducting the day to day activities, Competitions in systematic and disciplined manner.
PARLIAMENT: Our Vidyalaya is a pioneer in introducing students Parliament. This year our Vidyalaya has introduced students Parliament election through digital method. Our Alumni K. Vishvaa and S. Girijesh Prasanna designed the project for digital voting and made the process paper less .
School Pupil Leader and Assistant School Pupil Leader, Secretaries of various clubs are elected transparently through mock election. ASPL for all the levels were elected for the first time .
The student Parliament members meeting will be headed by the Principal, Vice Principal and the Teacher Incharge once a month to discuss the ways and means of developing the school. These Badge Holders represent the students and resolve their queries by getting guidance from the teachers. They also involve themselves in all school activities enthusiastically.
SCHOOL CLUBS: Club activities are conducted for various subjects in all the levels. Our school is a part of Karuna Club which instills kindness and compassion for all living beings. We are also part of IMCTF Initiative for moral and cultural training foundation – which gives awareness to the children that the entire creation is manifestation of the divine. A prize amount of Rs. 5250 & Honorarium of Rs.1000 in the form of NEFT payment was received by our students.
STUDENTS’ SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS: We have focused sessions on special topics to ensure that our students are well equipped with knowledge to face any challenge.
Motivation programmes and Career guidance are given for X and XII Board goers. Personality development camp is also conducted for class XII.
SPORTS/ PHYSICAL EDUCATION:
“Body is the Mighty Tool to perform Noble Deeds”
Playing various sports helps them teach life skills such as teamwork, leadership, accountability, patience, and self-confidence and prepares them to face life challenges. Our students have bagged 30 Gold, 66 Silver and 11 Bronze in various sports events during VES interschool sports competition.
Students get a chance to work on their physical and mental abilities to achieve goals in their life.
Yoga is a light, which once lit will never dim
Yoga helps to discipline body and mind. We also have a yoga teacher who teaches Yoga on a regular basis to the students as a part of our weekly period allotment. Free Yoga classes are also taken for the parents of our Vidyalaya everyday. Hence Sports, Games and physical fitness occupy a place of importance in our curriculum.
VES INTERSCHOOL OVERALL ACHIEVEMENT
Our children have bagged 13 gold, 1 silver and 10 bronze medals exclusively in VES Yoga Competition. Our students have bagged Overall Championship in Silambam. Our students also brought laurels to the school by bagging the winner cup in Throwball U-19 Girls at the Vidya Bharati State level tournament.
Our Teachers have also brought laurels by winning the Throw ball match in both senior and junior level category. Our senior throw ball teachers are the winners consecutively for 5 years.
Our students have brought laurels by winning prizes at various levels in Vigyan mela ( Vibhag Level ) conducted at VV, Vysarpadi .
NAME OF THE STUDENT
Silambam and Yoga
C. S. Vishnu
OTHER SPORTS ACHIEVEMENTS :
Our students have also bagged 36 Gold , 20 Silver, 17 Bronze from various sports events like Taek Wondo, Archery, Swimming, Tamil Nadu State level Open Badminton, Silambam, Boxing, Karate, Yogasana & Judo conducted by external agencies.
TEACHERS IN-SERVICE TRAINING AND WORKSHOPS:
“Learn if you were to live forever”
In keeping with the CBSE policy of continuous upgradation and to have 50 hours of training our teachers attend various workshops and seminars through CBSE and VVK – Viveka Vidya Kendra, VES training centre and through other organizations.
Many of our staff are the resource persons to Visesha Pradeepena (Top Topper Programme for XII Std), Upasana Camp, Capacity Building Program and Intensive Training Programme for teachers.
VES joined hands with Madras Dyslexia Association to train the teachers with special teaching methodology and to help children with learning disability. A team of our teachers are trained by MDA through VES. They are able to make positive change in the life of the needy children.
We extend our heartfelt thanks to the parents and philanthropists for their contribution towards the school fees endowment of our Vidyalaya. Birthday donations given by the parents are added to this fund every year. Our students donated Rs.2,91,310 towards orphanage during Diwali . It was distributed among 20 orphanages and a total of 1150 needy children were benefitted.
Through SEWA International Sponsorship - 5 students of our Vidyalaya got benefitted with an amount of Rs. 15,000 to Rs.20,000 respectively.
SERVICE ACTIVTIES OF ALUMNI:
Alumni are assets to our institution. Alumni meeting are organized in our school periodically during Independence day and Republic day . Here we discuss about the ways for the betterment of our school and the Society. They play a major role in sponsoring and encouraging X and XII Toppers and teachers with shield. They also give series of programmes on motivation and career guidance to Juniors. Our special thanks to all our Alumni for joining hands with us in the development of the society.
EXAMINATION CENTRE: Our Vidyalaya is honoured to conduct UGC - NET and NEET Exams organized by CBSE every Year. Around 600 candidates appear for the exams. Our School was the Centre for CBSE AISSE X Examination & AISSCE XII Examination.
“Ideas shape the course of history as pen is mightier than sword”.
Our School magazine Vivek Jwala is the window to the activities of the school. School annual magazine widens the knowledge and helps in developing the power of writing of the budding writers. The magazine highlights the success and achievements of the students.
FUNCTIONS AND CELEBRATIONS
To develop the six petals - Intellectual development, Talent development, Patriotism, Spiritual development, Love of God and Physical development, we perform various poojas and celebrate different functions in our Vidyalaya to imprint ethical and moral values in the young minds.
We also conduct Awakened Citizen Programme run by Ramakrishna Mission for VI to VIII students to expand and enrich the role of students in the world around them. Ramayana stories as prescribed by VES are also told to the students to inculcate love of God, apart from academics.
To imbibe patriotism in the young minds apart from celebrating national festivals, our students also perform Bharat Matha Pooja, Param Veer Vandhana and celebrate Vijay Diwas every year .
Students are also given opportunities to enroll in NCC, Bharat scouts and guides, Road Safety Patrol for encouraging their service mindedness.
As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, students took part in "Tiranga Rally" holding tricolour . 1340 students, parents and alumni took part in this rally. In connection with Vallar’s 200th birth anniversary nearly 1500 students , parents and alumni have participated in a grand procession and 100 students dressed up like Vallar, recited devotional songs of Ramalinga Vallalar.
The students of Class XII visited the Officers Training Academy at St. Thomas Mount to witness the passing out parade of officers and the students of Class VIII visited the Navy ship which motivated and encouraged them to serve the nation.
OUR SCHOOL RECEIVED THE FOLLOWING AWARDS:
1. SKNS PMC Vivekananda Vidyalaya Junior College, Perambur, Chennai is ranked as one of the top schools achieving more than 90% of the students adopting ECOmmute mode and received Sports Articles worth Rs 25000 by TamilNadu Pollution Control Board.(Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board launched a program titled “ECOmmute School”99 School Students in Chennai City have participated.
2. Best School - Appreciation Trophy by Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha,Madras & Amrit Mahotsav Interschool CBSE.
3. Best School-Appreciation Shield &Certificate by Energy of the Future & ASEROSATOM for encouraging school students to participate in General Science “Precise Energy” Olympiad of the Kudankulam NPP Region, Tamilnadu,India.
4. Best Institutional Award by ELDROK School Canvas-Technology for Smart Schools, IKA-2022 for Excellence in Quality Education & Holistic Development.
5. Silver Category Award by The Climate Reality Project, India for Excellence in environment protection.
6. Best School - Appreciation Trophy by VGN Chinmaya Vidyalaya Sr.Sec.School for the excellent performance of the students
7.Best School Award and Shield for successfully organizing Nehru Yuva Kendra Fit India School Week 2022 by Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav &Ministry of Education, Tamilnadu.
8. Best School Award- I- Place, Rolling Trophy by Bharat Vikas Parishad , T.Nagar for National Group Singing Competition.
9. Gold School Shield by Fevi Create Pidilite- Painting for being a flag bearer in the Fevicreate way of Learning & Fevicreate Partner School.
10. Best School Appreciation Shield by CTTE Mahila Arivu Chudar for being the part of dedicated service.
11. Best School Shield by CBSE Sports Judo 2022 Cluster VI – Tamilnadu for being the motivation of Character Knowledge, Creativity, Health & Sports
12. Best School Appreciation Shield by Drug Awareness-2022 Greater Chennai Police-Energy of the Future for being the part of Skit &Miming.
13. United Silambam Federation- Silambam Marathon Award –World Record Award & Shield for setting event of performing Martial Art Using 37 Properties in 1 hour and 48 minutes
14. Hall of Fame - Award & Trophy from Karuna Club
AWARDS RECEIVED BY STAFF
- Ø Smt.G. Lakshmi, Smt. P. Prasanna Kumari & Smt. S. Parimala - Best Teacher Award from Prathyusha College of Engineering .
- Ø Smt. P. Jayalakshmi - North Cluster Best Teacher Award .
- Ø Smt. C. Shanthi – Best Teacher Award from IIHM.
- Ø Smt. K.Susila – Best Teacher Award from Hindu Educational & Charitable Trust.
- Ø Smt. M. Deepika from Rajalakshmi Insitute of Technology.
- Ø Smt. S. Usharani -Thirumoolar Award.
It’s a privilege to serve mankind, for this is the worship of God says Swami Vivekananda.
SAMSKARA KENDRA ACTIVITIES like Pidiarisi Thittam, Nallore Vattam, Free Yoga Classes For Women, Free Tuition Centres, Samskritha Shibiram- free Sanskrit classes for parents, Free Medical & Blood Donation, Eye donation, Organ donation Camp, Thiruvilakku Pooja and Orphanage visits are conducted in our Vidayalaya.
CONCLUSION: My heart overflows with gratitude to all the members of Vivekananda Educational Society , SMDC members for their support in all our endeavours.
I express my earnest thanks and appreciation for the continuous support and overwhelming response shown by our parents. I also thank all the dedicated hearts who were and who are working in this Vidyalaya whose untiring efforts have paved the platform for our growth.
Let me conclude my report with the following words
We stand as one family
Bound to each other with Love and Respect
May the grace and blessing
Flow through us to the world around us
We believe that the service to our country
Is the service to God
And devotion to the people
Is devotion to the supreme Self.