The Capacity Building Programme in Art Integration organized by CBSE was conducted in our school on Saturday, 21st December 2019. The resource person for the day was Mrs. Maheshwari Natrajan.
MVM - MUN
A clean sweep at MVM MUN by VME students. The team size was 52 and the Awards won 22. Fantastic show of talent by our students.
Constitution Day Celebrations
The Chief Education Officer- Kancheepuram, Shri. J Angelo Irudhayasamy visited our school on Tuesday,26 November 2019 and participated in the Constitution Day celebrations. He addressed the students, motivating them to strive for the best and to become worthy citizens of this great nation.
Workshop on Reading Skills
A workshop for the English Teachers on Reading Skills was conducted by Educational Initiatives on 23 November 2019 in the school premises.The focus of the workshop was to equip the teachers to adopt various reading strategies and skills to enhance reading in learners across all levels.
Sanskrit Bharathi, Chennai conducted Balotsava - Inter School Cultural competitions on 17th of August 2019 at SRDF Vivekananda Vidyalaya, Chrompet. Students from class 6 - 12 participated in various events and won prizes
Inspire Internship Science Camp
Two of our students B.Ruban Kumar and K.A. Bhavana of Class 11 participated in the Inspire Internship Science Camp sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology. It was conducted at Chennai Institute of Technology, Kundrathur from 11 to 15 November 2019.
ASSET winter programme 2019, a two week residential programme is introduced first time ever in India. The following students are invited to participate in the programme. The selection is based on their performance in Asset talent search 2018.
LIBRARY WEEK CELEBRATION
Library Week was celebrated from 21st October 2019 to 25th October 2019. Various Competitions were conducted for students of all classes. The winners received their prizes sponsored by the PTA on 14th November 2019 on the occasion of Children's Day.
Recitation and Elocution Competition
The Annual Recitation and Elocution Competition were held on 11 November 2019. Classes 6 to 10 participated in recitation held in English, Tamil, Hindi and Sanskrit. Students of Classes 11 and 12 participated in Elocution in English. The completions brought to fore their fine Oratorical Skills.
A memorable trip was organised to Erumbuli - Gramathil Oru Naal for the teachers on 9/11/19.The village country farm tour took them all the way deep into the rich culture of Tamil Nadu. They played traditional games like Vazhukumaram, Uri Adithal, Undikol, Sagathi, Bambaram, Tug Of War, Kabadi etc and witnessed the natural beauty. They relished the Mud Bath followed by Pump Set Bath and also learnt the art of pot making. It was an enjoyable and unforgettable trip for them. They took back refreshing and unforgettable memories to last a life time.
Gita Chanting Competition
Seed a Plant activity by KG:
'Seed a Plant' activity was conducted on 25th of October 2019 in a little garden. The children happily sowed the Fenugreek seeds in the coconut shells. It was kept in a sunny place and was watered regularly. Kids loved to check the garden everyday to watch the seeds grow into baby plant. After 5 days they all went back to home happily with their baby plants. It was a great way to inculcate their interest in planting.
Vidya Mandir Estancia was awarded for its "Excellence in Modern Pedagogy Adoption" at the Eldrok India K-!2 Summit held at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai. The Principal received the award on behalf of the school.
With dolls, sundals and songs in the air, Golu was celebrated with our tiny tots. 'Farm house animals' arrangement was also an additional attraction in the golu.
INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY
International Literacy day is celebrated annually on 8th September. Its aim is to eradicate illiteracy, and highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities and societies. Our school celebrates Reading Week from 9th to 15th September 2019 in order to promote reading skills among students of all classes
HAND WASH DAY
Hand wash awareness was created by the children during the assembly by demonstrating the hand wash process.
JAL SAKTHI ABHIYAN.
Jal Sakthi Abhiyan was celebrated by conducting a Special Assembly to highlight the objectives of Jal Sakthi Abhiyan which focuses on five aspects - water conservation and rainwater harvesting, renovation of traditional and other water bodies, reuse of water and recharging of structures, watershed development, and intensive afforestation.
CAREER GUIDANCE CELL
Career guidance cell was inaugurated on 15th August 2019, after flag hoisting. The traditional lamp was lit by the Principal, Vice-Principals and student council. The room was then thrown open to students of classes XI & XII, teachers and visitors. This cell has been established in the school for helping students of higher classes to identify their strong areas, so that they are able to choose a course that would satisfy their aptitude and attitude. This room has books, journals and other career counseling related materials which they can browse and utilize. Along with the materials a guide teacher will also be available. The room will remain open daily from 3:30 to 4:00 PM.
SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE CAMP
The International Science Camp 2019 was held at the National University, Singapore from 16th July to 21st july-2019. The aim of the SISC is to encourage students to discover the scientific talent in them. It was a 5 days camp dealing with various fields of science. Around 80 students from leading school across Asia namely China, Philippines, India and Sri Lanka participated. 7 of our students accompanied by one teacher participated in the camp.The students had lot of scientific and technological exposure during the camp. Many of them won prizes in the events that were conducted during the camp.
The KG celebrated the Independence day by conducting a vegetable show, with the main highlight of a tricolour bird. This event brought out the patriotism among the students.
Independence Day CelebrationThe Independence Day was celebrated with great patriotism and colourful performance. Sweets were distributed to the students. The students expressed their patriotism with speeches, patriotic song and dance. They also dressed themselves as freedom fighters and enlightened us their importance. Students also enlightened all about the importance of Independence through their speeches.
Interact Club Induction 2019-2020
International Yoga Day
Vedha Bharathi trust conducted Pavai Vizha. The recitation and singing on Thiruppavai and Thiruvembavai was held,Students from KG to 11 participated. Madhusandhana of class 2 bagged 1st prize, Shreenivedita of class 8 won 2nd prize, Vyasa Achar of class 4 won 3rd prize, Bargavi of class 8 won 3rd prize, Sindhimathini of class 4, Rithuvarshini of class 8 and Sanjay of class 6 got
consolation prize. Shreenivedita of class 8 - got a special mention on Special Recitation.
Library Week Celebration
The Library week celebration in VME is an effort to promote the reading habit among the students. Various interesting activities like Colouring, Word search, Identify Characters, Story writing, Quiz in stories,Value Based Story, Book Review, Write A Story Using The Hints, Answer The Questions , Creating Book Marks, Essay on how to write a Sequel, Essays on why should a book be banned were some of the topics. The winners are
Daksika.G - 1D,Pragati.D - 2B, Sai Saathvika.R.K - 3B, Mahadeeya Fatima M - 4A,Shivani B - 5A,M Ramya - 6C, Koushiic Padmanabhan - 7A,Haresh M - 8C, Biancaa R - 9A, Keerthana Kumar -10B,R Sreepriya - 11B and Rithikha V - 12C.
Avvai Vizha Competition
Vedabharati organised AVVAI VIZHA 2018 at Sri Sankara Matriculation Higher Secondary School, East Tambaram. As a part of that recitation and elocution competitions were conducted in Tamil. Students from classes 3 to 8 participated. Saipranesh of 3A, Srivarsha of 4A,Avantika of 5B,Saisatvika of 3B,Sanjith of 6A, Bhargavi of 7A, Mukul Dhaswanth of 8A,Mithun of 7A won prizes.
Youth Welfare Club
Pictures showing the Youth club in action collecting relief goods for the victim of Kerala floods 2018.