Bhavan’s Smart Indian School (SIS) celebrated its 2nd Annual Day, with a program titled ‘SRISHTI’ on 14 December. The esteemed Chief Guest – Dr. C.V. Ananda Bose, IAS (Rtd.) – Advisor to Govt. of Megalaya, Founder and Chairman – N.K. Ramachandran Menon – Bhavans Middle East; Sudha Ramachandran Menon, Director of Bhavans Middle East – Krishnadas Menon, Public Relation Officer, Smart Indian School – Saleh Ali Al Rashidi, Special Guests – Mr. Mohammad Al Elnamshan and Salem Al Quefedi graced the occasion.
The program started with the Kuwait National Anthem and the recital of Holy Quran followed by the auspicious lighting of the lamp followed by the prayer song and the school anthem. The Head Girl of the school, Caren Ann Suresh welcomed the gathering in her welcome address. The Chief Guest poured words of wisdom in his welcome address where he touched on the values to be inculcated in the students’ life. Award ceremony witnessed a rewarding time for the students as well as teachers for their achievements in various capacity. They were honored under various titles like Scholars, All Rounders, 100% attendance holders, Class & Event coordinators for the academic year 2017-18, 10 years’ service completion and special awards to two students who bagged them for their bravery and reformation. The tokens of love and respect were offered to the chief guest for honoring the day with his presence. Bhavans Global Charity Drive, centering with the motive to not only show ‘Bhavans’ as a hub of education but the cradle of philanthropy, was projected in reception to applause and admiration.
The maiden magazine, Mélange was launched by the Chief Guest, Dr. Ananda Bose amidst applause.
The much-awaited entertainment commenced signifying the hues of rainbow, VIBGYOR which allowed each class to explore their own forms of creativity in their programs. The students of grade 1 highlighted the color, Violet under various ideas like Royalty, Freedom and Nostalgia with the singing and performance to bring all royals under one umbrella. The students of grade 2 signified Indigo in their performance through dance and skit on the right judgment. The students of grade 3 in Blue performed their skit on Iranian folktale and dance. The message on ‘Save the environment’ by grade 4 imparted the historical event of brave Amrita under Green in their enactment and dances.
The ray of inspiration christened as hope was showcased in the skit and insightful performance by grade 5 which signified Yellow. The world of merriment and sheer comedy were evident under the canopy of ALEGRIA CIRCO’s Orange to prove the students of 6 and 7 graders’ capacity to go beyond. The senior students of the school, grades 8 & 9 were able to reveal the ultimate thought of the day – patriotism under Crimson.
The whole program was applauded for its tasteful delivery. The vibrant spirit was maintained throughout the evening. The Head Boy, Joshua Thomas delivered the vote of thanks. The grand finale unveiled the grandest ending of SRISHTI 2018 followed by the Indian National Anthem which was displayed in honor and dedication to the differently challenged. Hence the second Annual Day, ‘SRISTHI 2018’ proved its oneness and team spirit through this mega event of Smart Indian School.