The Indian Community School (ICSK) Senior, organized an educational event named ‘Gyanotsav’ to highlight the young talents of ICSK Senior on 7 November at its school campus. Observing the 150th birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi, the elemental essence of Gyanotsav-2019, was GANDHIAN PRINCIPLES AND ACADEMIA.
The Chief Guest was the Ambassador of Canada to Kuwait, H.E. Louis Pierre Emond. The other special dignitaries were Roma Khetrapal, the award winning author from Los Angeles and the ex-alumni of ICSK, the esteemed members of the Board of Trustees of ICSK, honorable Chairman Mr. Shaik Abdul Rahiman, honorable Secretary Mr. Azharuddin Amer Mohammed and honorable Joint Secretary Mr. Agnello Antonio Sebastio Fernandes. Mr. R. Ajith Kumar-Principal of United Indian School, Dr. Achutan Madhav- Principal of Jabriya Indian School and Mr. Johnny Kunnil, Mr. Ramesh [CEO, ONCOST] were the other guests.
Dr. V Binumon, Principal and Senior Administrator of ICSK Senior, extended a warm welcome to the Chief Guest and other notable dignitaries. The mega event was inaugurated by lighting of the lamp by the Canadian Ambassador. Dr. V Binumon, Principal, Mrs. Susan Rajesh Vice Principal and Mrs. Mini Shaji Deputy Vice Principal, ICSK Senior accompanied the Chief Guest to the dais. A video presentation was displayed in the inaugural ceremony highlighting the bilateral relations between India and Canada that left the audience enlightened. His Excellency inspired and motivated the entire crowd while he addressed the gathering. The spectators were amazed by the beautiful rendition of song written by team Swaranjali written by Gandhiji.
Roma Khetrapal, the ex- alumni of ICSK felicitated the gathering. After the exuberant cultural performance by the ICSK Senior tenderfoots, Mrs. Sreekala Dileep, Project Director of Gyanotsav, 2019, delivered the vote of thanks. Gyanotsav-2019 was truly an educational extravaganza with the participation of 29 departments including Mass Media, Liberal Arts, Entrepreneurship and many more that included more than 1100 creations by the child prodigies of ICSK Senior.
The ne plus ultra part of Gyanotsav was the inception of a new area of innovation –’Artificial Intelligence’. ICSK Senior considers it as a privilege to host the introduction of Artificial Intelligence as an incipient in the history of any educational exhibitions in Kuwait.
The ICSK Senior students showed off their projects, working models and creativity. Abundant exhibits belonging to various departments of English, Science, French, Hindi, Arabic, and Art were displayed in various rooms.
The guest schools that visited ICSK Senior, were United Indian School, SIMS, ICSK Junior, Integrated Indian School, and Indian Educational School among others. Various food stalls were set up by the children. To acknowledge the vigorous and long hours of hard work put in by all students and teachers, ICSK gave away over 141 prestigious awards and trophies.